field of fine Art, Magic realism was developed in America by Artists
like Alex Covey, Ivan Albright, Philip Evergood and George Tooker. It
became one of the dominant art forms between 1920-1950.
Realism in Art also brought within its fold the Art of the emerging Gay
Community as in the paintings of Paul Cadmus and others.
Unlike Surreal or
Pseudoreal Art, Magic real Art
on the realistic portrayal of the figures and
does not give any
importance to the three-dimensional aspects of reality.
the sole purpose of
is to depict
the realm of
the surrealists give due importance to realistic techniques of Art, and
Pseudo realists depict three dimensional aspects of reality faithfully,
Magic realists do not do so.