1918 - 2006
Reinhold Merkelbach was a creative artist. Reinhold Merkelbach was born in 1918 and died in 2006. Also born in 1918 and of this same generation are Donald Miller Laudenslager, Kazimierz Mozdzierz, Sonia Ebling, Irene Hilda Anderson, and Juliette Derel.
Further Biographical Context for Reinhold Merkelbach
Born in 1918, Reinhold Merkelbach was primarily inspired by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the clashing of a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence worldwide. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to incorporate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political philosophies, developing a new kind of magic realism.