Jo Crombie is an established contemporary visual artist, Jo Crombie was born in 1921. Also born in 1921 and of this same generation are Renzo Bandoli, Wolfgang Altendorf, Biagio Brancato, Alfred Brux, and Maurice Basko.
Further Biographical Context for Jo Crombie
Born in 1921, Jo Crombie was predominantly inspired by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s leading political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the leading artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread worldwide. In Mexico, artists like Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera integrated many of these ideas into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.