1911 - 2001
Hjalmar Amundsen was a creative artist, Born in 1911, Hjalmar Amundsen passed away in 2001. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Zofia Rydet, Hans Baumgartner, Arnold Alas, Earle Thomas Raine, and Carl Christian Angelo.
Further Biographical Context for Hjalmar Amundsen
Hjalmar Amundsen was born in 1911 and was primarily inspired by the 1930s. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s dominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era assumed a sinister turn with the advent of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would culminate in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social uproar that preoccupied not only artists, but great swathes of the world’s population.