Yosl Vladimir Josif Bergner

1920 - 2017

Artist biography

Yosl Vladimir Josif Bergner was a creative artist, Yosl Vladimir Josif Bergner was born in 1920 and died in 2017. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Lygia Clark, Jean Albaret, Aleksandr K. Burlin, Adorno Bonciani, and Said Ait Youssef.

Further Biographical Context for Yosl Vladimir Josif Bergner

Yosl Vladimir Josif Bergner was born in 1920 and was largely influenced by the 1950s. Abstract Expressionism prevailed in the 1950s as a primary 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 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 acknowledged, amongst many other female creatives.