María Belén Morales
1928 - 2016
María Belén Morales was an artist, Born in 1928, María Belén Morales passed away in 2016. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Kurt-Wolf Von Borries, Dean Brennan, Alice Baber, Andy Warhol, and Joseph Ablow.
Further Biographical Context for María Belén Morales
Born in 1928, María Belén Morales was predominantly influenced by the 1950s growing up. During the Post War period, New York City became the international focus for Modernism. Throughout the Second World War, many artists had made their way 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 development 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 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.