Richard A. Myer
Richard A. Myer was a creative visual artist. Richard A. Myer was born in 1933. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Anne Kjaersgaard, Jens Flemming, Amosee Etooangat, Dieter Kerchner, and Nancy Diana Gorr.
Further Biographical Context for Richard A. Myer
Richard A. Myer was born in 1933 and was primarily inspired creatively by the 1950s growing up. Abstract Expressionism prevailed in the 1950s as a primary method of painting, and explored ideas about 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 recognised, amongst many other female creatives.