Frederick Alan Counsel
Frederick Alan Counsel is seen as an established contemporary artist, Frederick Alan Counsel was born in 1913. Artists Ezio Martinelli, Gertrud Vasegaard, Bernard Goss, Laurent Marcel Salinas, and Karel Bleyenberg are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Frederick Alan Counsel
Frederick Alan Counsel was born in 1913, grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic culture of the time. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the clashing of many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.