Egons Cesinieks

1915 - 1978

Artist biography

Egons Cesinieks was a creative artist, Egons Cesinieks, born in 1915, died in 1978. Artists Gérard Ambrosetti, Tukiki Atamik, Claude Henri, Frode Frodea Andersen, and Petr Kuzmich Bondarenko are of the same generation.

Further Biographical Context for Egons Cesinieks

Egons Cesinieks was born in 1915 and was largely influenced creatively by the 1930s growing up. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.