Ferdinand Carl Cürten
1892 - 1945
Ferdinand Carl Cürten was a visual artist, Ferdinand Carl Cürten, born in 1892, died in 1945. Artists Guido Buttiro, Cor Alons, Clifford Adams Bayard, André Claudot, and Norman J. Anderson are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Ferdinand Carl Cürten
Ferdinand Carl Cürten was born in 1892 and was predominantly inspired creatively by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the energetic development of visual and pictorial art. These decades were an time of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations took hold with artist communities and collectives on an international scale, with many groups developing different ways of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in many countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis delved into this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some legendary artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.