Eugène Blocaille is seen as an established artist, Eugène Blocaille was born in 1929. Artists like Ingemann Andersen, Burton Wasserman, Antonio Ballester Ruiz, Efraim Allsalu, and Guido Antoni were also born in 1929.
Further Biographical Context for Eugène Blocaille
Eugène Blocaille was born in 1929 and was primarily influenced by the 1950s. Abstract Expressionism dominated in the 1950s as a chief 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. 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.