1916 - 2004
John Bridgeman was a visual artist, John Bridgeman was born in 1916 and died in 2004. Artists Elizabeth Arnatquaq, Anthony Pearton Bentall, Iwao Aramaki, Luiz Atilio Fiore, and Edmond Ades are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for John Bridgeman
John Bridgeman was born in 1916 and was predominantly influenced 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 dominance, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.