Cali Thornhill Dewitt
1969 · Australia
Cali Thornhill Dewitt is is an established, mid-career contemporary artist, who originates from Australia, like other famous artists such as Rachael Mccully Kerwick, Jennifer Lavers, PETER CALLAS, Adam Mckernan, and Steven Rhall. Cali Thornhill Dewitt was born in 1969.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Cali Thornhill Dewitt is represented by V1 located in Copenhagen, Denmark. Cali Thornhill Dewitt's work has most recently been displayed during the exhibition Group Exhibition at Stems Gallery in Brussels, Belgium. The exhibition was open from 14 April 2018 until 02 June 2018. Cali Thornhill Dewitt's other most recent exhibitions listed on Artland include the exhibitions at; V1 in Copenhagen (04 April 2019 - 26 April 2019) with the name WAR SONG and Library Street Collective in Detroit (08 September 2018 - 13 October 2018) with the name COPING MECHANISMS.
Cali Thornhill Dewitt in private collections
Further Biographical Context for Cali Thornhill Dewitt
Born in 1969, Cali Thornhill Dewitt's creative work was predominantly influenced 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 started to gain recognition, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.
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