1917 - 1996
Ignacio Colombres was a visual artist, Born in 1917, Ignacio Colombres passed away in 1996. Artists like Al Brule, Hilde Achstetter, Aristodemo Capecchi, John Grillo, and Heinrich Böll were also born in 1917.
Further Biographical Context for Ignacio Colombres
Ignacio Colombres was born in 1917 and was primarily influenced by the 1930s. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s foremost 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 like Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera integrated a number of these ideas into their radical political ideologies to develop a new kind of magic realism.