1967 · Germany
Alexander Lieck is seen as an established mid-career artist, who was born in Germany - other established artists such as Pia Dehne, Brigitte Carnochan, Gerhard Hoehme, Wols, and Annette Schroter were also born in Germany. Alexander Lieck was born in 1967.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Alexander Lieck's work is available for viewing at Galerie Joseph Tang located in Paris, France. Alexander Lieck's work has most recently been displayed during the exhibition An Autumn Pantomime at Galerie Joseph Tang in Paris, France. The exhibition was open from 02 October 2019 until 07 November 2019.
Further Biographical Context for Alexander Lieck
Alexander Lieck was born in 1967 and was largely inspired creatively by the 1980s. The generation of artists that grew up in, and were inspired by, the nineteen eighties was influenced by a period of fast growing global capitalism, political upheaval, notable wealth differences, global mass media and distinctive music and fashion, including electronic pop music and hip hop. The 1980s was the era of African famine, the height of the Cold War, and also the end of it, as marked by the fall of the Berlin Wall. significant art movements of the era include Neo Geo, The Pictures Generation and the international trend of Neo-Expressionism which manifested in Germany, the USA and Italy (where it was known as Transavanguardia). The decade was exemplified by artists like Anselm Kiefer, Jörg Immendorf, Enzo Cucchi, Francesco Clemente and Julian Schnabel. Street art and graffiti started to gain recognition, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.
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