1928 - 1994
Herbert Bohnert was a creative visual artist, Herbert Bohnert, born in 1928, died in 1994. Artists like Abayomi Barber, Carel Visser, Harry Joseph Ahysen, Archie Byron, and Walther Aas were also born in 1928.
Further Biographical Context for Herbert Bohnert
Herbert Bohnert was born in 1928 and was primarily inspired by the 1930s growing up. 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 dominance, and characterised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence worldwide. 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.