Denyse Almeida De Paes
Denyse Almeida De Paes is seen as an established contemporary artist, Denyse Almeida De Paes was born in 1936. Artists like Tadanori Yokoo, Christiane Ancel, Masami Teraoka, Jan Voss, and Anna Anselmi were also born in 1936.
Further Biographical Context for Denyse Almeida De Paes
Born in 1936, Denyse Almeida De Paes was largely inspired by the 1950s growing up. Abstract Expressionism prevailed 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 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 acknowledged, amongst many other female creatives.