Osvaldo Medici Del Vascello
1902 - 1978
Osvaldo Medici Del Vascello was an artist. Born in 1902, Osvaldo Medici Del Vascello passed away in 1978. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Mario Busato-Strauss, Walter R. H. Johnson, Luis Barragan, John Melville, and Hubert Davis.
Further Biographical Context for Osvaldo Medici Del Vascello
Born in 1902, Osvaldo Medici Del Vascello's creative work was predominantly influenced by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the early years of the twentieth century. To have this time as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by incredible practitioners of the visual arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw important shifts in the political world. Marxism was a predominant political ideology which was also particularly influential amongst artists and their communities. notable artistic developments included a kind of expressive characteristic which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism grew throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a fundamental idea of Freudian theory. Key Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread on a global scale.