The Automobile Revolution occurred during a time (1950) when Americans were introduced to technological advancement. With that, the amount of Automobiles produced were doubled - up until the Depression occurred during WW2, promoting revolution and protests.
“Les irascibles". photograph by Nina Leen for Life Magazine.1950. The Irascibles were a group of artists who decided to come together and write a letter to the director of The Metropolitan Museum of Art stating that their exhibition "American Painting Today, 1950" provided no examples of abstract expressionism which provoked a controversy once it was published in Life Magazine.
Untitled (Interior Composition), c. 1935 Oil and casein on panel 43 3/8 x 35 3/8 in. (110.2 x 89.9 cm) University of California, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive. Gift of the artist (1965.24.2) The Trustees of the Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Trust thank the Regents of the University of California for the use of this image
Georges Mathieu (1921-2012) was an abstract expressionist who rejected anything which had to do with geometry. He focused rather on spontaneity and the creation of motion. He would often paint in front of an audience.