1905 - 1976
Hermann Correl was a visual artist, Born in 1905, Hermann Correl passed away in 1976. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are George Cerny, Marcel Amson, Emile François Chambon, George Frederick Buehr, and William Baillie.
Further Biographical Context for Hermann Correl
Born in 1905, Hermann Correl was largely inspired by the 1920s growing up. The notable innovations formed in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period established the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a period of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and major shifts in politics took place internationally. 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.