1922 · Germany
Evelyn Hofer is seen as an established contemporary artist, who was born in Germany. Evelyn Hofer was born in 1922. Born in the same country and around the same year are Joseph Beuys, Hans Haacke, Gerhard Richter, Dieter Roth and Frank Auerbach.
Further Biographical Context for Evelyn Hofer
Evelyn Hofer was born in 1922 and was primarily influenced creatively by the 1930s growing up. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for dominance, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the period. By the end of the decade, the Second World War had begun, having been aided by Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in Germany in 1933. This political turmoil would go on to preoccupy both artists and the worldwide population.