1916 - 2005
Shoshany Achiam was a creative artist, Born in 1916, Shoshany Achiam passed away in 2005. Artists Howard Finster, Isaac Amitook, Armando Salas Portugal, José Aguilo, and Edmond Ades are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Shoshany Achiam
Shoshany Achiam was born in 1916 and was primarily influenced by the 1930s growing up. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the conflict between many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.