1920 - 1995
Rolf Albrecht was a visual artist, Rolf Albrecht, born in 1920, died in 1995. Artists like Franco Andreani, Ingalvur Av Reyni, Willy Ørskov, Jaap Stellaart, and Ernesto Treccani were also born in 1920.
Further Biographical Context for Rolf Albrecht
Born in 1920, Rolf Albrecht grew up during the 1930s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s dominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era took a sinister turn with the advent of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would culminate 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.