1913 - 1988
Louis Meurs was a creative artist. Born in 1913, Louis Meurs passed away in 1988. Artists like Enrique Castells Capurro, Michael Gilbery, Shim Grudin, Miguel Calombrero, and Tomie Ohtake were also born in 1913.
Further Biographical Context for Louis Meurs
Born in 1913, Louis Meurs' creative work was largely inspired by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the conflict between many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence on an international scale. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.