1919 - 1995
Netty Michels was an artist. Netty Michels was born in 1919 and died in 1995. Artists like Takis Cotopouleas, Nicolas Ionesco, Antun Masle, Gunnel Frieberg, and David Morisson Henry were also born in 1919.
Further Biographical Context for Netty Michels
Netty Michels was born in 1919 and grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the leading artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread worldwide. In Mexico, artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera incorporated a number of these philosophies into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.