1911 - 1990
Sam Atyeo was a visual artist, Born in 1911, Sam Atyeo passed away in 1990. Artists like Forrest Bess, Francis Atlee Caldwell, Edmund Teske, Arnold A. Arbeit, and Kurta Janos Andrassy were also born in 1911.
Further Biographical Context for Sam Atyeo
Born in 1911, Sam Atyeo was primarily inspired by the 1930s. 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 dominance, and epitomised the political atmosphere of the era. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prominent, and had grown to have influence across the globe. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political ideologies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was exemplified in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.