1930 - 2013
Elena Chelaru-Uta was a visual artist, Elena Chelaru-Uta, born in 1930, died in 2013. Artists Luis Marsans, Nikolai Abramov, Fernando Daza, Robert Randall Burkert, and Pascual Bueno are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Elena Chelaru-Uta
Born in 1930, Elena Chelaru-Uta grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic culture of the time. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the clashing of many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political philosophies, developing a new kind of magic realism.