Stella Johnson Edel
1893 - 1970
Stella Johnson Edel was an artist. Born in 1893, Stella Johnson Edel passed away in 1970. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Hermann Scherer, Bernhard Essers, Amee Davis, Carl Blümel, and Maxine Altro.
Further Biographical Context for Stella Johnson Edel
Stella Johnson Edel was born in 1893 and was primarily inspired by the 1900s and 1910s growing up. The first decades of the twentieth century were defined by the energetic development of visual and pictorial art. These decades were an era of experimentation, with artists exploring into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations inspired artist communities and collectives around the world, with many groups exploring a variety of ways of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in many countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis delved into this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some renowned artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were developed.