1910 - 2003
Eva Holmberg was a visual artist. Eva Holmberg was born in 1910 and died in 2003. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Leonard A. Cutrow, Carl Ludwig Brummé, Eulalio Garcia Mata, Enrico Alimandi, and Antoon Dries.
Further Biographical Context for Eva Holmberg
Born in 1910, Eva Holmberg's creative work was primarily inspired by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the primary years of the twentieth century. To have these years as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by innovative practitioners of the visual arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw significant shifts in politics. Marxism was a widespread political ideology which was also tremendously influential amongst artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive characteristic which was exemplified by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a central idea of Freudian theory. Notable Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread worldwide.