Johann Wolfgang Behl
1918 - 1998
Johann Wolfgang Behl was an artist, Born in 1918, Johann Wolfgang Behl passed away in 1998. Artists Janusz Benedyktowicz, Frank Rubin, Jaya Appasamy, Eugene Karlin, and Arnold Newman are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Johann Wolfgang Behl
Born in 1918, Johann Wolfgang Behl was primarily inspired by the 1930s. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political ideologies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.