John Wesley Carroll
1892 - 1959
John Wesley Carroll was a creative artist, John Wesley Carroll, born in 1892, died in 1959. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Alexandra Mitrofanova Beltsova, Leo Bervoets, Catherine E. Condon, Garstin Cox, and Josef Lorenzl.
Further Biographical Context for John Wesley Carroll
John Wesley Carroll was born in 1892 and was largely influenced by the 1900s and 1910s growing up. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These decades were an time of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These developments took hold with artist communities and collectives on an international scale, with many groups developing a variety of methods of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in a number of countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis explored this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some famous artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.