Gennaro Cuocolo is seen as an established contemporary artist, Gennaro Cuocolo was born in 1916. Also born in 1916 and of this same generation are Marcel Bodart, Aksel Bender-Madsen, Gordon Barker, Marta Antonescu, and Danica Antic.
Further Biographical Context for Gennaro Cuocolo
Born in 1916, Gennaro Cuocolo was primarily influenced 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 dominance, 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 epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.