Dorris Haron Kasco
1966 · Ivory Coast
Dorris Haron Kasco is a mid-career established artist, who was born and brought up in the Ivory Coast, like other celebrated artists such as Frédéric Bruly-Bouabré, Guillaume Paris, Méné, Frédéric Bruly Bouabré, and Joël Person. Dorris Haron Kasco was born in 1966.
Dorris Haron Kasco's Gallery representation
Dorris Haron Kasco is represented by MAGNIN-A located in Paris, France.
Further Biographical Context for Dorris Haron Kasco
Born in 1966, Dorris Haron Kasco grew up during the 1980s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. The generation of artists that grew up in, and took inspiration from, the 1980s was influenced by a period of rapidly growing global capitalism, political upheaval, notable wealth differences, 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 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 started to gain recognition, notable artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.
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