Chen Yunpeng is a contemporary artist considered well established, Chen Yunpeng was born in 1938. Artists like Norman Ackroyd, Dennis Oppenheim, Momčilo Moma Antonovic, Claude Belleudy, and Chahn Sutarapong were also born in 1938.
Further Biographical Context for Chen Yunpeng
Chen Yunpeng was born in 1938 and was predominantly influenced creatively by the 1950s. During the Post War period, New York City became the international focus for Modernism. During the Second World War, many artists had made their way to the city after having fled in exile from Europe, which culminated in a merging and amalgamation of talent and ideas. Whilst in New York, influential Europeans such as Piet Mondrian, Josef Albers and Hans Hoffmann provided inspiration for American artists, and influenced cultural development in the United States for many decades that followed. 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 celebrated, amongst many other female creatives.