Francisco Calvin is a contemporary artist considered well established, Francisco Calvin was born in 1919. Artists like Pietro Ardito, Prunella Clough, Francis E. Bean, Joan Bohlander, and Evgeny Gavrilovich Charsky were also born in 1919.
Further Biographical Context for Francisco Calvin
Francisco Calvin was born in 1919 and was predominantly inspired creatively by the 1930s growing up. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and characterised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.