Elmyr De Hory
1906 - 1976
Elmyr De Hory was a creative visual artist. Elmyr De Hory was born in 1906 and died in 1976. Artists like Harijs Ebersteins, Zbigniew Gostwicki, Chen Feng, Carin Brandels, and Dino Baraldini were also born in 1906.
Further Biographical Context for Elmyr De Hory
Born in 1906, Elmyr De Hory was largely influenced by the 1920s. The key innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period established the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a period of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place internationally. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups. Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became a vital place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.