Pierre-Jean De Maria
1896 - 1984
Pierre-Jean De Maria was an artist. Born in 1896, Pierre-Jean De Maria passed away in 1984. Also born in 1896 and of this same generation are Manlio Giarrizzo, Frederick George Meekley, Jan Anteunis, Liu Hai Sou, and Ettore Lotti.
Further Biographical Context for Pierre-Jean De Maria
Pierre-Jean De Maria was born in 1896 and was predominantly influenced by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the vibrant development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an time of experimentation, with artists delving into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations inspired 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 renowned artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were developed.