Wolfgang Von Bussche Dem
Wolfgang Von Bussche Dem is seen as an established contemporary artist, Wolfgang Von Bussche Dem was born in 1934. Artists Michael Bolus, Yvonne Jacquette, Hanna Brzuszkiewicz, Rosine Baldaccini, and Bob Barnabas are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Wolfgang Von Bussche Dem
Born in 1934, Wolfgang Von Bussche Dem grew up during the 1950s and was influenced by the artistic atmosphere of the time. Abstract Expressionism dominated in the 1950s as a chief method of painting, and explored ideas concerning the sublime and spirituality. Artists endeavoured 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. 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.