1918 - 2005
Józef Cempla was an artist, Born in 1918, Józef Cempla passed away in 2005. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Philippa Toots Anderson, Eugene Karlin, Anna-Maija Aalto, Henri Chapatte, and Aixinjueluo Puzuo.
Further Biographical Context for Józef Cempla
Born in 1918, Józef Cempla was primarily influenced by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s leading political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the United States, the Great Depression had a great influence on artistic output, with a number of artists focusing on the agrarian and the humble man in the streets. It was the first time in US history that widespread movements of artists began to address politics, and tried to use their art to influence society. Artists held exhibitions on social and political themes such as poverty, lack of affordable housing, anti-lynching, anti-fascism, and workers' strikes.