1921 - 1994
Jean-Marc Blier was a creative artist, Born in 1921, Jean-Marc Blier passed away in 1994. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Nicholas Joseph Angelo, Lee Judah Ames, Ruth Orkin, Jane Botsford Armstrong, and Julio Aumente.
Further Biographical Context for Jean-Marc Blier
Born in 1921, Jean-Marc Blier was primarily influenced by the 1950s growing up. Abstract Expressionism dominated in the 1950s as a chief 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 limitations 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 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.