1914 - 1978
Juan Montesinos was an artist. Juan Montesinos was born in 1914 and died in 1978. Artists Barend Van Der Bruggen, Arnaldo Figueiredo, Lin Qingni, Antanas Drungilas, and Joachim Dammer are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Juan Montesinos
Juan Montesinos was born in 1914 and was primarily influenced by the 1930s. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the dominant artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread across the globe. In Mexico, artists like Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera incorporated a number of these philosophies into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.