Mose Barak

1928 - 1960

Artist biography

Mose Barak was a creative visual artist, Born in 1928, Mose Barak passed away in 1960. Artists like Hundertwasser (P)*, Jeannie Borel, Bernard Buffet, Lucretia Bobe, and Burhan Alkar were also born in 1928.

Further Biographical Context for Mose Barak

Born in 1928, Mose Barak was primarily inspired by the 1950s. During the Post War period, New York City became the global focus for Modernism. During the Second World War, many artists had travelled to the city after having fled in exile from Europe, which resulted in a merging and amalgamation of talent 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 growth in the United States for many subsequent decades. Influential 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.