Fred Farr

1914 - 1973

Artist biography

Fred Farr was a creative artist. Born in 1914, Fred Farr passed away in 1973. Artists like Jean Baudet, Henk Breuker, Harry Allen Ii Davis, Charles Van De Vloet, and Max Desfor were also born in 1914.

Further Biographical Context for Fred Farr

Fred Farr was born in 1914 and grew up during the 1930s and was influenced by the artistic culture of the time. 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 era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.