1897 - 1968
Erik Hoppe was an artist. Erik Hoppe was born in 1897 and died in 1968. Also born in 1897 and of this same generation are Max Goll, Aurel Emöd, Lewis Anderson, Pierre-Eugène Clairin, and Simone Breton.
Further Biographical Context for Erik Hoppe
Erik Hoppe was born in 1897 and was predominantly influenced creatively by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an time of experimentation, with artists exploring into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations took hold with artist communities and collectives across the globe, with many groups exploring a variety of ways of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in many countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis explored this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some famous artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.