Any artist from 1940-1970 and write about it.

For this paper you will get to pick your topic. You can choose to focus on the work of any artist from 1940-1970 and write about it. You can select a writer, a painter, architect, musician, sculptor, etc. Be creative!
The purpose of this paper is to present that personas work within the cultural and historical context of his/her era and explain the impact of their work on society.
Criteria:
a? Minimum of 800 words
a? MLA format MLA citation help
a? You will need at least 3 academic sources. Stick to primary sources and not secondary. (Wikipedia and Ask.com to do not count as sources.)