1926 - 2011
Gene Colan was a creative artist, Gene Colan was born in 1926 and died in 2011. Artists like Genaro De Carvalho, Ivan Biro, Jordan Belson, Alton James Chapman Aljaman, and José Ayneto Gorriz were also born in 1926.
Further Biographical Context for Gene Colan
Born in 1926, Gene Colan was largely inspired by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised 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.