Paul Arene is seen as an established contemporary artist, Paul Arene was born in 1929. Artists Bob Alberts, Fritz Allgoewer, Rainer Arnulf, Josep Grau-Garriga, and Hasse Juul are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Paul Arene
Paul Arene was born in 1929 and was predominantly inspired by the 1930s growing up. globally this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s dominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the Soviet Union, Stalin’s government required urgent funds to implement the rapid industrialisation demanded by the first Five Year Plan. It initiated a secret strategy to sell off treasures from the State Hermitage Museum in Leningrad (St. Petersburg), including a preliminary list of two hundred and fifty rare paintings by the Old Masters, many of which found their way to the collection of Andrew Mellon via the New York based art dealing company, Knoedler.