George Ferdinand Cerny
George Ferdinand Cerny is regarded as a well established artist, George Ferdinand Cerny was born in 1905. Artists like Franco Barberis, Liekie Arntzenius, René Anchieri, Stevan Bodnarov, and Eduardo Chicharro Briones were also born in 1905.
Further Biographical Context for George Ferdinand Cerny
George Ferdinand Cerny was born in 1905 and was primarily influenced creatively by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the primary years of the twentieth century. To have this time as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by innovative practitioners of the visual arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw significant shifts in politics. Marxism was a widespread political ideology which was also enormously influential amid artists and their communities. notable artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was exemplified by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a central idea of Freudian theory. Notable Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread on a global scale.