Hamilton Peter Aaris
1906 - 1973
Hamilton Peter Aaris was a creative artist, Born in 1906, Hamilton Peter Aaris passed away in 1973. Also born in 1906 and of this same generation are Sonia Avakian, Ralston Crawford, The Estate Of Ellen Auerbach, Oscar Dominguez, and Bruno Aschieri.
Further Biographical Context for Hamilton Peter Aaris
Born in 1906, Hamilton Peter Aaris was largely inspired by the 1920s growing up. The notable innovations formed in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many innovative and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became a vital place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.