Tony Bennett is an established contemporary artist, Tony Bennett was born in 1926. Also born in 1926 and of this same generation are Leonardo Bellés Castella, Thomas Annanack, Bruno Bischofberger, Norman Amundsen, and Corrado Barberis.
Further Biographical Context for Tony Bennett
Born in 1926, Tony Bennett's creative work 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 characterised the political atmosphere of the period. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be prevail, and had grown to have influence worldwide. Leading artists took the ideas posed by Surrealism and incorporated them into their radical political philosophies, creating a new kind of magic realism. This was epitomised in the work of artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico.