Edouard Chapotat

1914 - 1971

Artist biography

Edouard Chapotat was a creative visual artist, Edouard Chapotat was born in 1914 and died in 1971. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Konstantin Andreyev, Vivian Springford, Edouard Chapotat, Cees Bantzinger, and Maria Burgess Whinney.

Further Biographical Context for Edouard Chapotat

Born in 1914, Edouard Chapotat was largely inspired by the 1930s. globally this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era assumed a sinister turn with the dawn of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would conclude in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social tumult that preoccupied not only artists, but great swathes of the global population.

Edouard Chapotat