Karim Bennani is seen as an established artist, Karim Bennani was born in 1936. Artists like Heinrich Brummack, The Estate Of Eva Hesse, Alfred Aszkielowicz, Ana Alarcon, and Joaquim Manuel Baptista Guerreiro were also born in 1936.
Further Biographical Context for Karim Bennani
Born in 1936, Karim Bennani was largely inspired by the 1950s. Abstract Expressionism prevailed 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 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 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.