Jord Van Calker
1919 - 1969
Jord Van Calker was a creative artist, Jord Van Calker was born in 1919 and died in 1969. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Joseph Crane Bradley, Heinrich Küpper, Sioma Baram, Marit Guinness Aschan, and Vakhtang Advadze.
Further Biographical Context for Jord Van Calker
Born in 1919, Jord Van Calker's creative work was predominantly influenced by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the clashing of a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political philosophies, developing a new kind of magic realism.