1891 - 1952
Lajos Marton was an artist. Born in 1891, Lajos Marton passed away in 1952. Artists Carlyle Jackson, George Copeland Ault, Eugen Emil Meyer, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, and Hans Finsler are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Lajos Marton
Born in 1891, Lajos Marton was predominantly inspired by the 1900s and 1910s growing up. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an time of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations took hold with artist communities and collectives around the world, with many groups exploring different methods of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in many countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis delved into this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some famous artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.