1929 - 2001
Rolf Böttcher was a creative visual artist, Rolf Böttcher was born in 1929 and died in 2001. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Pauline Baumann, Françoise Janicot, Friedrich Teepe, Miguel Ballesta, and Christopher Adeney.
Further Biographical Context for Rolf Böttcher
Rolf Böttcher was born in 1929 and was largely influenced creatively by the 1930s growing up. Throughout the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for power, and characterised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.