1915 - 1991
Gastone Breddo was an artist, Born in 1915, Gastone Breddo passed away in 1991. Also born in 1915 and of this same generation are Tristano Alberti, Eleanor B. Bates, Donald Myers Anderson, Dominique Berretty, and Tapio Wirkkala.
Further Biographical Context for Gastone Breddo
Gastone Breddo was born in 1915, grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic culture of the time. globally this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s predominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era assumed a sinister turn with the dawn of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would culminate in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social uproar that preoccupied not only artists, but great swathes of the world’s population.