Jacob Eiler Bang
1899 - 1965
Jacob Eiler Bang was a visual artist, Jacob Eiler Bang was born in 1899 and died in 1965. Artists Gerd Böhme, Erwin Johannes Bowien, Erich Arnold Bischof, Nikolai Petrovich Agapoff, and Janis Janovic Aizens are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Jacob Eiler Bang
Jacob Eiler Bang was born in 1899 and was primarily influenced by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These decades were an time of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations took hold with artist communities and collectives across the globe, with many groups exploring different methods of expressing their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in a number of countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis explored this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some renowned artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were developed.