Klaus Bücking

1908

Artist biography

Klaus Bücking is an established artist, Klaus Bücking was born in 1908. Artists like Anna Zemankova, Hope Shipee Bunin, Artur Ernesto Teixeira De Vasconcelos Barbosa, Edward Alaszewski, and Bo Yibo were also born in 1908.

Further Biographical Context for Klaus Bücking

Klaus Bücking was born in 1908 and was primarily influenced creatively by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the first years of the twentieth century. To have these years as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by innovative practitioners of the visual arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw important shifts in the political world. Marxism was a predominant political ideology which was also enormously influential amongst artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was exemplified by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a vital idea of Freudian theory. Notable Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread worldwide.

Klaus Bücking