1902 - 1998
Lucio Costa was a creative artist, Born in 1902, Lucio Costa passed away in 1998. Artists Luís Sixto Berdejo Elipe, Ernst Wilhelm Nay, Chen Zhi, Georges Ballerat, and Kurt J. Blisch are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Lucio Costa
Lucio Costa was born in 1902 and was largely inspired creatively by the 1920s. The key 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 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 widespread among artist communities and groups. Founded 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.