Miguel Aguilo is seen as an established artist, Miguel Aguilo was born in 1928. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Jean Depara, Jose Alicea, Bernard Heidsieck, Harry Joseph Ahysen, and Fred Arendt.
Further Biographical Context for Miguel Aguilo
Born in 1928, Miguel Aguilo was largely influenced by the 1930s growing up. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the conflict between a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence on an international scale. 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.