1901 - 1976
Erich Hinz was an artist. Born in 1901, Erich Hinz passed away in 1976. Also born in 1901 and of this same generation are Emmanuel Anapolitakis, Albert Boulanger, Stanislav Cerny, Enric Callico Botella, and Gu Zhenggang.
Further Biographical Context for Erich Hinz
Erich Hinz was born in 1901 and was largely influenced by the 1920s. The notable 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 pioneering and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent 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.