Johannes Petrus Molenaar
1914 - 1989
Johannes Petrus Molenaar was a creative visual artist. Johannes Petrus Molenaar was born in 1914 and died in 1989. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Eva Histia, Liang Tingchen, Feng Fasi, Charmian Mcgregor, and Janusz Miller.
Further Biographical Context for Johannes Petrus Molenaar
Johannes Petrus Molenaar was born in 1914 and was predominantly inspired by the 1930s growing up. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for dominance, and characterised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering 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.