1914 - 2003
Henk Breuker was a creative visual artist, Henk Breuker, born in 1914, died in 2003. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are José Jorge Ardanuy Fernandez, Kiichi Asano, Therese Asia, Andre Blank, and Delphine Bureau-Chigot.
Further Biographical Context for Henk Breuker
Born in 1914, Henk Breuker was primarily influenced by the 1930s. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s predominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the leading artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread worldwide. In Mexico, artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera incorporated a number of these ideas into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.