1910 - 1991
Marianne Meyer-Weissgerber was a creative visual artist. Marianne Meyer-Weissgerber was born in 1910 and died in 1991. Artists like France Godec, Henry Blomfield, Gerhard Kliemann, Fu Chuanfu, and Edson Motta were also born in 1910.
Further Biographical Context for Marianne Meyer-Weissgerber
Born in 1910, Marianne Meyer-Weissgerber was predominantly influenced by the 1920s growing up. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the first years of the twentieth century. To have this time as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by incredible practitioners of the pictorial arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw important shifts in the political world. Marxism was a predominant political ideology which was also particularly influential amid artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism developed throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a central idea of Freudian theory. Important 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 worldwide.