1899 - 1978
Gerd Böhme was a creative artist, Gerd Böhme, born in 1899, died in 1978. Also born in 1899 and of this same generation are Kaethe Augenstein, Sarah Affonso, Henri Michaux, Adolfo Bellocq, and Florence Broadhurst.
Further Biographical Context for Gerd Böhme
Gerd Böhme was born in 1899 and was primarily influenced by the 1900s and 1910s growing up. The dynamic development of pictorial art defined the first decades of the twentieth century. It was an era of experimentation and post-Impressionism, with artists first investigating Expressionism and Abstraction. Many different collectives and communities of artists across the world developed many ways of expressing these crucial innovations. At the same time, Expressive painting was being further established and explored in various places around the world. the Nabis in France were the first to truly explore this movement at the start of the century, and German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter soon followed suit, developing the careers of legendary artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky.