1967 · Germany
Bendix Harms is seen as an established mid-career contemporary artist, who was born and brought up in Germany, like other prominent artists such as Julius Hofmann, Helene Appel, Niklas Goldbach, Tatjana Doll, and Wilhelm Schürmann. Bendix Harms was born in 1967.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Bendix Harms' work is available on display in Galería Heinrich Ehrhardt in Madrid, Spain and Anton Kern Gallery in New York, the United States. Bendix Harms' work has most recently been exhibited at Moran Moran in Los Angeles (10 November 2018 until 22 December 2018) with the exhibition OBJECTS TO IDENTIFY. Bendix Harms' work has also been exhibited during the Deathless Rufus: Defend Østerfælden exhibition at Moran Moran in Los Angeles, the United States (20 January 2018 - 24 February 2018).
Further Biographical Context for Bendix Harms
Born in 1967, Bendix Harms' creative work was largely inspired by the 1980s. The generation of artists that grew up in, and took inspiration from, the nineteen eighties was influenced by a period of fast growing global capitalism, political upheaval, significant 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 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 began to gain prominence, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.