Gumana Birrikidji

1898 - 1982

Artist biography

Gumana Birrikidji was a visual artist, Born in 1898, Gumana Birrikidji passed away in 1982. Also born in 1898 and of this same generation are André François Breuillaud, Alfredo Bigatti, Cleopatra Vladimirovna Beklemicheva, Jacques Aubrun, and Patsy Anguburra.

Further Biographical Context for Gumana Birrikidji

Gumana Birrikidji was born in 1898 and was largely inspired creatively by the 1900s and 1910s. 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. A variety of collectives and communities of artists across the globe developed different ways of articulating these crucial innovations. At the same time, Expressive painting was being developed and explored in various places around the world. the Nabis in France were the first to delve into this movement at the turn of the century, and German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter soon followed suit, developing the careers of famous artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky.