1925 - 1998
Barbara Brash was an artist, Born in 1925, Barbara Brash passed away in 1998. Artists Vlasse Alchovski, Alberto Arboleda Zuñiga, Kenneth William Auvil, James Juthstrom, and Anthony Brandt are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Barbara Brash
Barbara Brash was born in 1925 and was largely inspired by the 1950s. 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 limitations 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 celebrated, amongst many other female creatives.