Marguerite Acarin Akarova
1904 - 1999
Marguerite Acarin Akarova was a visual artist, Born in 1904, Marguerite Acarin Akarova passed away in 1999. Artists like Oļģerts Ābelīte, Frances S. Badger, Ariel Agemian, Xanti Schawinsky, and Gertrude Greene were also born in 1904.
Further Biographical Context for Marguerite Acarin Akarova
Born in 1904, Marguerite Acarin Akarova's creative work was predominantly influenced by the 1920s. The key innovations formed in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a period 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. In Paris, artists such as Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine established methods of art which were dramatic and dynamic. Surrealism continued to mature in the 1920s and 1930s, and focused on the human unconscious and Freudian theory. Significant artists to arise from this movement were Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Surrealism spread as an ideology worldwide due to its cultural relevance, and developed to become the integral expressive mode of the 1920s. It was aided by the liberal characteristics of Weimar Republic in Germany, and flourished under this way of thinking.