Huguette Arthur Bertrand
1922 - 2005
Huguette Arthur Bertrand was a creative artist, Born in 1922, Huguette Arthur Bertrand passed away in 2005. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Leon Golub, Clement Kofi Athey, Simon Hantaï, Raymond Mason, and Jonas Mekas.
Further Biographical Context for Huguette Arthur Bertrand
Huguette Arthur Bertrand was born in 1922 and was largely inspired by the 1950s growing up. Abstract Expressionism prevailed in the 1950s as a primary method of painting, and explored ideas concerning 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. Important 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.