Ruth A. Anderson
1891 - 1957
Ruth A. Anderson was a creative visual artist, Born in 1891, Ruth A. Anderson passed away in 1957. Artists like Harry Armstrong Nolan, Hans Achenbach, Katherine Airini-Vane, Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, and Raymond Jonson were also born in 1891.
Further Biographical Context for Ruth A. Anderson
Born in 1891, Ruth A. Anderson's creative work was largely inspired by the 1900s and 1910s. The Fauves are generally considered to be the first major Post-Impressionist group, working in the at the start of the twentieth century. Including artists such as Henry Matisse within their ranks, the Fauves believed that intense, other worldly colours and vibrant brushstrokes were an integral component of their work. At the same time, a young Pablo Picasso, still in his youth, created his famous Blue and Rose periods in Paris, and by the end of the 1920s he had developed the initial ideas of depicting fractured views of reality alongside his contemporary Georges Braque. This movement became known as Analytical Cubism. In Italy, artists like Boccioni, Severini and Balla were seeking to capture the speed and dynamism of the machine age, in a movement named Futurism.