Jean Park Cameron
Jean Park Cameron is an established contemporary artist, Jean Park Cameron was born in 1905. Artists like Fred Coventry, Nina Bjelogravic, Frank Howard Bowers, Jane Agrell-Wahren, and Hjoris Actor were also born in 1905.
Further Biographical Context for Jean Park Cameron
Born in 1905, Jean Park Cameron was largely inspired by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the early years of the twentieth century. To have this time as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by innovative practitioners of the pictorial arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw significant shifts in the political world. Marxism was a prevalent political ideology which was also enormously influential amongst artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive characteristic which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a central idea of Freudian theory. Important Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread internationally.