1902 - 1977
Moissaye Marans was a creative artist. Born in 1902, Moissaye Marans passed away in 1977. Also born in 1902 and of this same generation are Jacques-André Boiffard, Mary Yancey Hodgdon, John Haymson, Margit Kovacs, and Clément Anis.
Further Biographical Context for Moissaye Marans
Born in 1902, Moissaye Marans was largely influenced by the 1920s. The notable innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period established the careers of many pioneering and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and major shifts in politics took place internationally. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups. Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became an indispensable place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.