Jozef De Maegd
1917 - 1992
Jozef De Maegd was a visual artist. Jozef De Maegd was born in 1917 and died in 1992. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Jan Holesinsky, Leo Garel, William Bennett, André Champeaux, and Marjorie Hovell.
Further Biographical Context for Jozef De Maegd
Jozef De Maegd was born in 1917 and was largely inspired creatively by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the clashing of many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence worldwide. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.