1925 - 1993
Hildegard Biene was a visual artist, Hildegard Biene was born in 1925 and died in 1993. Artists like Dragisa Bunjevacki, Federica Bonay, Harry Bennett, Deidre Borlase, and Alberto Arboleda were also born in 1925.
Further Biographical Context for Hildegard Biene
Hildegard Biene was born in 1925 and was predominantly influenced creatively by the 1950s. Abstract Expressionism dominated in the 1950s as a chief method of painting, and explored ideas concerning the sublime and spirituality. Artists endeavoured 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.