1965 · Hungary
Attila Csörgo is a visual artist, who originates from Hungary, like other celebrated artists such as Csaba Nemes, Vera Molnar, Evaszegediart, Andres Kertesz, and Peter Zelei . Attila Csörgo was born in 1965.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Attila Csörgo is represented by two galleries, Glassyard Gallery and Galerija Gregor Podnar in Berlin, Hungary and Germany respectively. Attila Csörgo's work has most recently been exhibited at Galerija Gregor Podnar in Berlin (15 August 2018 until 25 January 2019) with the exhibition Ursuppe.
Further Biographical Context for Attila Csörgo
Born in 1965, Attila Csörgo was largely inspired by the 1980s. The generation of artists that grew up in, and were inspired by, the 1980s was influenced by a period of quickly growing global capitalism, political upheaval, notable wealth discrepancy, 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 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, notable artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.