1902 - 1929
Ilja Chaschnik was a creative visual artist, Born in 1902, Ilja Chaschnik passed away in 1929. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Charles Child, James Thomas Berryman, Alvin Jacob Beller, Gustav Kurt Beck, and Chen Shoushan.
Further Biographical Context for Ilja Chaschnik
Born in 1902, Ilja Chaschnik was largely inspired by the 1920s. The key innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were developed 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 across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became an indispensable place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.