1905 - 1993
Jan Chrzan was a creative visual artist, Born in 1905, Jan Chrzan passed away in 1993. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Theodore Baggelmann, Dionís Bennassar, Jacques Baron, Dorothy Bordass, and Cang Kejia.
Further Biographical Context for Jan Chrzan
Jan Chrzan was born in 1905 and was primarily influenced by the 1920s. The notable innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many pioneering 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 internationally. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became a vital place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.