Natalia Aboutkova is regarded as a well established artist, Natalia Aboutkova was born in 1916. Artists like Aileen Berg (Buckellew), Natalia Aboutkova, Elmer Bischoff, Saloua Raouda Choucair, and Donald Axleroad were also born in 1916.
Further Biographical Context for Natalia Aboutkova
Born in 1916, Natalia Aboutkova's creative work was largely influenced by the 1930s. globally this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s leading political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the United States, the Great Depression had a tremendous impact on artistic production, with many artists taking inspiration from the agrarian and the humble man in the streets. It was the first time in US history that widespread movements of artists began to address politics, and attempted to use their art to influence society. Artists focused exhibitions on social and political themes such as poverty, lack of affordable housing, anti-lynching, anti-fascism, and workers' strikes.