1919 - 1999
Jan Cerny-Klatovsky was a visual artist, Born in 1919, Jan Cerny-Klatovsky passed away in 1999. Artists like Hanna Bendov, Léon Berkowitz, Corina Beiu Anghelutã, Aldo Barletta, and Nancy Ballantine Dykes were also born in 1919.
Further Biographical Context for Jan Cerny-Klatovsky
Born in 1919, Jan Cerny-Klatovsky grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic culture of the time. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the conflict between a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence worldwide. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political philosophies, developing a new kind of magic realism.