1907 - 1996 · Argentina
Léonor Fini was a creative visual artist, who was born and brought up in Argentina, like other prominent artists such as Pablo Cabado, Piru , Tulio De Sagastizabal, Joe Chaile, and Osías Yanov. Léonor Fini was born in 1907 and died in 1996.
Further Biographical Context for Léonor Fini
Born in 1907, Léonor Fini was largely influenced by the 1920s. The notable innovations formed 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 time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and major shifts in politics took place internationally. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups.
Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became an essential place for the development of ideas surrounding the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.