Gregory Corso is an established contemporary visual artist, Gregory Corso was born in 1930. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Rosalind Fox Solomon, Jean-Louis Brau, Gerhard Boehm-Himmelkron, Joël Baudouin, and Dieter Roth Estate.
Further Biographical Context for Gregory Corso
Born in 1930, Gregory Corso was primarily inspired by the 1930s growing up. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and characterised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political ideologies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.