1917 - 2000
Max Maccabe was a visual artist. Max Maccabe was born in 1917 and died in 2000. Artists Miguel Angel Gomez Ventura, David F. Lenker, Françoise Landowksi, Gu Yi, and Arthur Herschel Lidov are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Max Maccabe
Born in 1917, Max Maccabe was primarily inspired by the 1930s growing up. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and characterised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political ideologies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.