1975 · France
Cécile Noguès is a mid-career established artist, who was born in France, like other well-known artists such as Laurent Perbos, Konrad, Véronique Joumard, Iztok ŠOSTAREC, and Marcel Duchamp. Cécile Noguès was born in 1975.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Cécile Noguès is represented and exhibited by Komplot in Brussels, Belgium. Cécile Noguès' work has most recently been displayed during the exhibition purpose, but it's not our secret at Galerie Joseph Tang in Paris, France. The exhibition was open from 15 November 2019 until 21 February 2020. Cécile Noguès' only other exhibition is An Autumn Pantomime, which took place at Galerie Joseph Tang in Paris, France (02 October 2019 - 07 November 2019).
Historical Context of France
France has been an influential country in the development of modernism. Throughout the nineteenth century, France established the beginnings of what is today known as the avant-garde, with movements such as Impressionism, Post-Impressionism and Art Nouveau, led by critically acclaimed artists. During the first part of the 20th century, Paris was a crucial intellectual and cultural hub, originating vital movements such as Cubism, Fauvism, Dadaism and Surrealism, amongst others. These movements flourished at the beginning of the century, in the period immediately preceding the Second World War. Dominant French creative figures from the beginning of the century include Paul Cezanne, Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque (Spanish national who settled in France) Francis Picabia, Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, and Le Corbusier amongst many of others.
Further Biographical Context for Cécile Noguès
Born in 1975, Cécile Noguès was largely influenced by the 1980s. The generation of artists that grew up in, and were inspired by, the 1980s 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. influential 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.