1929 - 1979
Robert Magis was a creative visual artist. Born in 1929, Robert Magis passed away in 1979. Artists like Pat Jensen, Liliane Badin, Robert Daughters, Denise Bernard-Kaegi, and Arnaldo Curia Santos were also born in 1929.
Further Biographical Context for Robert Magis
Robert Magis was born in 1929 and grew up during the 1930s and was influenced by the artistic culture of the time. The period of the 1930s is epitomised 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 integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their radical political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.