1899 - 1965
Paul Aelman was a visual artist, Paul Aelman, born in 1899, died in 1965. Also born in 1899 and of this same generation are Georges Auric, Werner Drewes, Arturs Drekslers- Duburs, Lucio Fontana, and Eric Aumonier.
Further Biographical Context for Paul Aelman
Born in 1899, Paul Aelman's creative work was primarily inspired by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the dynamic development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an era of experimentation, with artists exploring into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations took hold with artist communities and collectives around the world, with many groups developing different methods of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in a number of countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis delved into 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 grew.