Clifford Benjamin Cundy
Clifford Benjamin Cundy is an established artist, Clifford Benjamin Cundy was born in 1925. Artists like Frank Whipple, Karl Stanley Benjamin, Vladimir Bykovsky, Bernard Brett, and Barbara Nancy Brash were also born in 1925.
Further Biographical Context for Clifford Benjamin Cundy
Clifford Benjamin Cundy was born in 1925 and was largely influenced by the 1950s growing up. Abstract Expressionism dominated 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. Influential artists of this period included Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko, Frank Kline, Barnett Newman, Clyfford Still and Adolph Gottlieb. In subsequent 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.