Josep Colomer Marti
1907 - 1994
Josep Colomer Marti was a creative artist, Born in 1907, Josep Colomer Marti passed away in 1994. Also born in 1907 and of this same generation are José De Campos Contente, Harry Bowden, Antoine Allard, Ernest Chanonat, and Henri Barth.
Further Biographical Context for Josep Colomer Marti
Born in 1907, Josep Colomer Marti grew up during the 1920s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. Significant artistic developments that had been established in the earlier part of the 20th century continued to be matured during the 1920s and 1930s. During this period the careers of a number of inspiring and pioneering artists began to blossom, yet at the same time there was an atmosphere of reflection and sombreness following the horrors of the First World War. Significant shifts in politics were taking place worldwide, and Marxism took a strong hold as an ideology within artist groups and communities. The main focus for art at the time was on Freudian theory and the human subconscious, and these ideas were best represented by artists including Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux, whilst in Paris, artists such as Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine developed methods of art which were expressive and dynamic.