Feng Suichuan

1901 - 1972

Artist biography

Feng Suichuan was a creative artist. Born in 1901, Feng Suichuan passed away in 1972. Artists like Anna Kazimirovna Borovskaya, Lily Dreyfuss, Branson Decou, Mario Victorio Dini, and Eugen De Bruycker were also born in 1901.

Further Biographical Context for Feng Suichuan

Born in 1901, Feng Suichuan's creative work was predominantly influenced 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 this time as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by inspiring practitioners of the visual arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw important shifts in the political world. Marxism was a predominant political ideology which was also extremely influential among artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a fundamental 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 internationally.