John L. Boatwright
1923 - 2006
John L. Boatwright was a creative artist, John L. Boatwright was born in 1923 and died in 2006. Artists Manuel Alvarez, Lois Field, Günter Fruhtrunk, Georges Bustros, and Oscar Van Alphen are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for John L. Boatwright
John L. Boatwright was born in 1923 and was predominantly influenced creatively 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 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.