1901 - 1983
Louis Fernez was an artist. Louis Fernez was born in 1901 and died in 1983. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Thomas Bicks, Dorcas Doolittle Bastian, Rod Butterworth, Frederick Charles Thomas Bagust, and Luigi Boccasile.
Further Biographical Context for Louis Fernez
Louis Fernez was born in 1901 and was primarily inspired creatively by the 1920s growing up. The notable innovations formed in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period established the careers of many innovative and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a period of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place internationally. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups. Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became an indispensable place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.