1902 - 1973
Otto Mulsow was an artist. Born in 1902, Otto Mulsow passed away in 1973. Also born in 1902 and of this same generation are Alix Haxthausen, Anne Gutman De Carmel, Walafried Mathias Beyerle, Estate Of Germaine Richier, and Suzanne Duchemin.
Further Biographical Context for Otto Mulsow
Born in 1902, Otto Mulsow's creative work was primarily 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 these years as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by inspiring practitioners of the pictorial arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw significant shifts in politics. Marxism was a widespread political ideology which was also extremely influential amongst artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive characteristic which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a central idea of Freudian theory. Important 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.