Gaston Gonzalez Cesar
Gaston Gonzalez Cesar is regarded as a well established artist, Gaston Gonzalez Cesar was born in 1940. Artists Ana Vieira, Chen Gengqiao, Chen Huaibi, Cees Andriessen, and Susan Bacsi are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Gaston Gonzalez Cesar
Born in 1940, Gaston Gonzalez Cesar was primarily influenced by the 1950s. 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 strictures 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 acknowledged, amongst many other female creatives.