1913 - 1995
Eli Cantor was an artist, Eli Cantor, born in 1913, died in 1995. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Alberto Altalef, Frank Paul Besedick, John Coleman Burroughs, Ralph Leon Bagley, and Julius Bausenwein.
Further Biographical Context for Eli Cantor
Eli Cantor was born in 1913 and was predominantly inspired creatively by the 1930s. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for dominance, and characterised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political ideologies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.