John Havard Macpherson
1894 - 1982
John Havard Macpherson was an artist. Born in 1894, John Havard Macpherson passed away in 1982. Artists Iras Baldessari, Fashi Chisong, Carl Grossberg, Margo Alexander, and Estrid Ericson are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for John Havard Macpherson
Born in 1894, John Havard Macpherson was largely inspired by the 1900s and 1910s. The vigorous development of pictorial art defined the first decades of the twentieth century. It was an era of experimentation and post-Impressionism, with artists first delving into Expressionism and Abstraction. Many different collectives and communities of artists across the globe evolved many ways of expressing these crucial innovations. In Italy, artists like Boccioni, Severini and Balla were looking to capture the speed and dynamism of the machine age, in a movement called Futurism.