Georges Charlier is an established contemporary artist, Georges Charlier was born in 1916. Also born in 1916 and of this same generation are Enzo Bonetti, Hans Böhler, Luigi Bisotti, Nikolai Yakovevich Belyayev, and Hans Aeberli.
Further Biographical Context for Georges Charlier
Georges Charlier was born in 1916 and was largely influenced creatively by the 1930s growing up. globally this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era assumed a sinister turn with the beginning of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would conclude in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social furore that preoccupied not only artists, but large swathes of the global population.