1903 - 1997
Louise Clayesen was a visual artist, Louise Clayesen was born in 1903 and died in 1997. Artists like Irene Bianucci Soravia, Alexander Ivanovich Bilibine, Frantisek Maria Cerny, Flaminio Bertoni, and Cesare Andreoni were also born in 1903.
Further Biographical Context for Louise Clayesen
Born in 1903, Louise Clayesen was largely influenced by the 1920s. The notable innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period established the careers of many pioneering 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 across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was prevalent 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.