Juan Borrás Casanova
1909 - 1987
Juan Borrás Casanova was a creative visual artist, Juan Borrás Casanova was born in 1909 and died in 1987. Artists Márta Aczél, Henry Richard Bird, Andre Brooke, Johann Behler, and Edwin Blanchard Brown are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Juan Borrás Casanova
Born in 1909, Juan Borrás Casanova was predominantly influenced by the 1920s. The key innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a period of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and major shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became a vital place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.