1917 - 1998
Lanier Meaders was a creative artist. Born in 1917, Lanier Meaders passed away in 1998. Also born in 1917 and of this same generation are Spencer Crook, Jaroslav Kruis, Alfred Calkoen, Gamal El-Seguini, and Raimund Haas.
Further Biographical Context for Lanier Meaders
Born in 1917, Lanier Meaders was primarily inspired by the 1930s. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.