Maurice Der Markarian
1928 - 2002
Maurice Der Markarian was an artist. Maurice Der Markarian was born in 1928 and died in 2002. Artists Libby Mitchell, Wilfried Van Hecke, Martin Franz, Fernando Bernardini, and Virgil Burnett are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Maurice Der Markarian
Maurice Der Markarian was born in 1928 and was primarily inspired creatively by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the conflict between many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political philosophies, developing a new kind of magic realism.