1931 - 2007
Curt-Magnus Addin was a creative visual artist, Born in 1931, Curt-Magnus Addin passed away in 2007. Also born in 1931 and of this same generation are Armando Anjos, Ray K. Metzker, Maria Pergay, Herman De Vries, and Giuliano Vangi.
Further Biographical Context for Curt-Magnus Addin
Curt-Magnus Addin was born in 1931 and was primarily influenced creatively by the 1950s. Abstract Expressionism dominated in the 1950s as a primary method of painting, and explored ideas about 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. Important 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 acknowledged, amongst many other female creatives.