When did surrealism begin and end?

But the art movement was actually far more diverse than is widely known, spanning various disciplines, styles, and geographies from 1924 until its end in 1966.

When was surrealism ended?


Some art experts consider that it disbanded after the war; others cite the death of André Breton in 1966 (or that of Salvador Dali in 1989) as marking the end of Surrealism as an organized movement.

What are 3 facts about Surrealism?

Surrealism | 10 Interesting Facts About The Art Movement

  • #1 Surrealism developed from the Dada movement which originated in World War I. …
  • #2 The word “surrealism” was invented by Guillaume Apollinaire. …
  • #3 Andre Breton is called “the Pope of Surrealism”