Samuel Joseph Brown
1907 - 1994
Samuel Joseph Brown was a visual artist, Samuel Joseph Brown was born in 1907 and died in 1994. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Adda Asch, Herman Brockdorff, ivon karsan, Mary Hoover Aiken, and Ferenc Aszmann.
Further Biographical Context for Samuel Joseph Brown
Born in 1907, Samuel Joseph Brown was largely inspired by the 1920s. The notable innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many pioneering and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and major shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups. Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became a vital place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.