1928 - 2013
Ralph Brown was a creative visual artist, Ralph Brown was born in 1928 and died in 2013. Artists Cloete Breytenbach, Norio Azuma, Wim Crouwel, Ricard Terré, and Karel Brabec are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Ralph Brown
Born in 1928, Ralph Brown was predominantly inspired by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the conflict between many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.