1902 - 1986
Marko Celebonovic was a creative visual artist, Born in 1902, Marko Celebonovic passed away in 1986. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Rudolf Conrad Erich Allwardt, Chen Zhi, Ilya Grigorevich Chasnik, Helge Cardell, and Laura Andreson.
Further Biographical Context for Marko Celebonovic
Born in 1902, Marko Celebonovic's creative work was primarily influenced 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 innovative 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 prevalent among artist communities and groups. In Paris, artists such as Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine developed methods of art which were expressive and dynamic. Surrealism continued to mature in the 1920s and 1930s, and focused on the human unconscious and Freudian theory. Key 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 importance, and grew 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.