1897 - 1987
Oskar Martin-Amorbach was a creative artist. Born in 1897, Oskar Martin-Amorbach passed away in 1987. Artists like Pierre Charbonnier, Konstantin Nikolaevich Eleva, John Maccormack Farmer, Tina Bauer-Pezellen, and Harold Wilberton Cummings were also born in 1897.
Further Biographical Context for Oskar Martin-Amorbach
Born in 1897, Oskar Martin-Amorbach grew up during the 1900s and 1910s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the energetic development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an time of experimentation, with artists exploring into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These developments took hold with artist communities and collectives across the globe, with many groups developing different ways of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in many countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis explored this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some legendary artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were came to fruition.