Anne Laure Charpentier

1968

Artist biography

Anne Laure Charpentier is an established mid-career contemporary artist, Anne Laure Charpentier was born in 1968. Artists The Estate Of Ilse D'Hollander, Didier Faustino, Dermot O'Brien, John Sabraw, and Tete Camille Azankpo are of the same generation.

Further Biographical Context for Anne Laure Charpentier

Anne Laure Charpentier was born in 1968 and was predominantly influenced 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 discrepancy, global mass media and distinctive music and fashion, including electronic pop music and hip hop. The nineteen eighties 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 global 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 began to gain prominence, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.