1936 - 1977
Chen Daqing was a creative visual artist, Born in 1936, Chen Daqing passed away in 1977. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Heinrich Brummack, Gambone Bruno, Giancarlo Bargoni, Pierre Berdoy, and Jürgen Borges.
Further Biographical Context for Chen Daqing
Born in 1936, Chen Daqing's creative work was predominantly influenced by the 1950s. Abstract Expressionism dominated in the 1950s as a primary method of painting, and explored ideas about the sublime and spirituality. Artists endeavoured 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. Influential 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 acknowledged, amongst many other female creatives.