1914 - 1962
Erik Brehn was a creative visual artist, Born in 1914, Erik Brehn passed away in 1962. Artists like José Jorge Ardanuy Fernandez, Paul Akkuardjuk, Nikolay Yakovlevich Ashikhman, Bruce Angrave, and Fumio Asahina were also born in 1914.
Further Biographical Context for Erik Brehn
Erik Brehn was born in 1914 and was largely inspired by the 1930s. 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 worldwide. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.