1924 - 2010
Alice Colonieu was a visual artist, Alice Colonieu was born in 1924 and died in 2010. Artists like Jacques Doucet, Chargesheimer, Zenaida Gourievna Booyakovitch, Alice Colonieu, and Konstantin Antonov were also born in 1924.
Further Biographical Context for Alice Colonieu
Born in 1924, Alice Colonieu was primarily inspired by the 1950s growing up. Abstract Expressionism prevailed in the 1950s as a primary method of painting, and explored ideas concerning the sublime and spirituality. Artists chose to focus on painting’s formal properties, and Action Painting took inspiration from the political freedoms of the United States, in opposition to the strictures of the Soviet bloc. Significant artists of this period included Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko, Frank Kline, Barnett Newman, Clyfford Still and Adolph Gottlieb. In later revisions, the contributions and efforts of female artists such as Lee Krasner, Joan Mitchell, and Louise Bourgeois have been recognised, amongst many other female creatives.