Gisela Hommes was a creative artist. Gisela Hommes was born in 1931. Also born in 1931 and of this same generation are Chen Shuguang, James Gorman, Rolland Harve Golden, Lucie Angalakte Mapsalak, and Emilios Coukidis.
Further Biographical Context for Gisela Hommes
Born in 1931, Gisela Hommes was predominantly inspired by the 1950s. During the Post War period, New York City became the international focus for Modernism. Throughout the Second World War, many artists had travelled to the city after having fled in exile from Europe, which culminated in a merging and amalgamation of abilities and ideas. Whilst in New York, influential Europeans such as Piet Mondrian, Josef Albers and Hans Hoffmann provided inspiration for American artists, and influenced cultural growth in the United States for many subsequent decades. 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.