1900 - 1970
Ma Jin was a creative artist. Born in 1900, Ma Jin passed away in 1970. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Ma Jin, Misao Ii Kono, Jozefa Maria Jozefowicz, Albert Chazelle, and Katherine Ely Ingraham.
Further Biographical Context for Ma Jin
Ma Jin was born in 1900 and was predominantly influenced by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the first years of the twentieth century. To have these years as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by incredible practitioners of the visual arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw significant shifts in politics. Marxism was a widespread political ideology which was also enormously influential among artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was exemplified by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism grew throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a fundamental idea of Freudian theory. Notable Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread across the globe.