1924 - 1999
Erwin Hegemann was a creative artist. Erwin Hegemann was born in 1924 and died in 1999. Also born in 1924 and of this same generation are Ricardo De Castro Costa, Rudolf Ber, Alfred Daniels, Hans Borden, and George Gawehn.
Further Biographical Context for Erwin Hegemann
Erwin Hegemann was born in 1924 and was largely influenced creatively 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 integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.