1908 - 1953
Joaquin Claret was a creative visual artist, Joaquin Claret was born in 1908 and died in 1953. Artists Elena Bellusova, Matias Berlanga, Paul Sinclair Andrew, Olga Berakova, and Hebe Cox are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Joaquin Claret
Joaquin Claret was born in 1908, grew up during the 1920s and was inspired by the artistic culture of the time. The notable innovations formed in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many innovative and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became an indispensable place for the development of ideas surrounding the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.