Martinus Leonardus Middelhoek
1898 - 1986
Martinus Leonardus Middelhoek was a creative artist. Martinus Leonardus Middelhoek was born in 1898 and died in 1986. Artists Eri Brettschneider, Liu Jizong, Alexander Kampmann, Ernoe Jeges, and Tadeusz Bulewski are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Martinus Leonardus Middelhoek
Born in 1898, Martinus Leonardus Middelhoek was predominantly influenced by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the energetic development of visual and pictorial art. These decades were an era of experimentation, with artists exploring into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations inspired artist communities and collectives across the globe, with many groups exploring different ways of expressing their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in a number of countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis explored this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some famous artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were developed.