1914 - 2008
Loukia Magiorou was a creative visual artist. Born in 1914, Loukia Magiorou passed away in 2008. Artists Dante Antonini, Carleton Ivers Calkin, Hans Hittmann, Ralph Fasanella, and José Goday are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Loukia Magiorou
Loukia Magiorou was born in 1914 and was primarily influenced by the 1930s growing up. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the clashing of a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence worldwide. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.