Ernest Frederick Hill
1897 - 1940
Ernest Frederick Hill was a visual artist. Ernest Frederick Hill was born in 1897 and died in 1940. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Reuben Nakian, Fritz Paul Blum, Edward F. Casey, Lis Bertram-Ehmsen, and Árpád Szenes.
Further Biographical Context for Ernest Frederick Hill
Born in 1897, Ernest Frederick Hill grew up during the 1900s and 1910s and was influenced by the artistic culture of the time. The dynamic development of pictorial art defined the first decades of the twentieth century. It was an era of experimentation and post-Impressionism, with artists first investigating Expressionism and Abstraction. Many different collectives and communities of artists across the world evolved different ways of articulating these crucial innovations. In Italy, artists like Boccioni, Severini and Balla were hoping to capture the rapidity and dynamism of the machine age, in a movement called Futurism.