1915 - 2004
Eric Hobbs was a creative visual artist. Born in 1915, Eric Hobbs passed away in 2004. Artists Juan Grant Gil, Janko Domsic, Ioana Giossan, Hansen-Bahia, and Herman Cornelis are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Eric Hobbs
Born in 1915, Eric Hobbs' creative work was primarily inspired by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the clashing of a number of 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 incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political philosophies, developing a new kind of magic realism.