1917 - 1994
Roger Bockholtz was a visual artist, Born in 1917, Roger Bockholtz passed away in 1994. Artists like Israel Becker, Bruna Gasparini, Chris Bender, Evgeniya Petrovna Antipova, and Herta Bengtsson were also born in 1917.
Further Biographical Context for Roger Bockholtz
Roger Bockholtz was born in 1917 and was predominantly influenced creatively by the 1930s. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era assumed a sinister turn with the dawn of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would conclude in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social tumult that preoccupied not only artists, but large swathes of the global population.