Joseph G. Chenoweth
1891 - 1967
Joseph G. Chenoweth was a creative visual artist, Joseph G. Chenoweth, born in 1891, died in 1967. Artists Mcclelland Barclay, Josef Boksay, Bess L. Brown, Heinrich Beisenherz, and Mabel Alvarez are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Joseph G. Chenoweth
Joseph G. Chenoweth was born in 1891, grew up during the 1900s and 1910s and was influenced by the artistic atmosphere of the time. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the energetic development of visual and pictorial art. These decades were an era of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations took hold with artist communities and collectives on an international scale, with many groups exploring 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 delved into 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.