José Manuel Cruxent
José Manuel Cruxent is regarded as a well established artist, José Manuel Cruxent was born in 1911. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Stanley W. Joseph Aschemeier, Pavel Boronkine, Julian Althabe, Egidio Casagrande, and Eleanor Blangsted.
Further Biographical Context for José Manuel Cruxent
Born in 1911, José Manuel Cruxent was largely influenced by the 1930s. globally this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era took a sinister turn with the beginning of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would culminate in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social tumult that preoccupied not only artists, but large swathes of the world’s population.