Herbert Bartholomäus

1910 - 1973

Artist biography

Herbert Bartholomäus was an artist, Born in 1910, Herbert Bartholomäus passed away in 1973. Also born in 1910 and of this same generation are Wright Morris, Augusto Bértholo, Charles Bohannah, Xavier Amiama, and Marion Post Wolcott.

Further Biographical Context for Herbert Bartholomäus

Herbert Bartholomäus was born in 1910 and was largely influenced creatively by the 1930s. Throughout 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 epitomised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.

Herbert Bartholomäus