Marcel Maillard was a creative visual artist. Marcel Maillard was born in 1922. Artists Joseph Jackerson, Anhelo Hernandez, Roger Belleghem Van, Margarita Calvary, and Ļevs Kropivņickijs are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Marcel Maillard
Born in 1922, Marcel Maillard grew up during the 1930s and was influenced by the artistic atmosphere of the time. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s predominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the leading artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread worldwide. In Mexico, artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera integrated many of these ideas into their radical political ideologies to develop a new kind of magic realism.