1917 - 1998
Mauno Mattila was a visual artist. Mauno Mattila was born in 1917 and died in 1998. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Jeanne Bouret, Hans Gustav Ehrenreich, Albert Camurati, Nicolaï Nikolaievich Gorlov, and John Carlyon.
Further Biographical Context for Mauno Mattila
Born in 1917, Mauno Mattila was primarily influenced by the 1930s. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for dominance, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their pioneering political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.