1967 · Puerto Rico
Enoc Perez is an established mid-career artist, who originates from Puerto Rico, like other well-known artists such as Bobby Cruz, Gamaliel Rodríguez, Ivan Girona, Demonartis, and Jason Mena. Enoc Perez was born in 1967.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Enoc Perez is represented and exhibited by 5 galleries around the world, in countries like the United Kingdom and the United States. Galleries include Sims Reed Gallery in the United Kingdom, as well as Leila Heller Gallery | New York and Peter Blum Gallery in the United States. Enoc Perez most recent exhibition recorded on Artland was at GAVLAK | Palm Beach in Miami (21 March 2019 until 19 April 2019) with the exhibition The Idea of Us. Enoc Perez' only other recorded exhibition on Artland is Inaugural Exhibition, which took place at GAVLAK in Los Angeles, the United States (25 October 2019 - 20 December 2019).
Further Biographical Context for Enoc Perez
Enoc Perez was born in 1967 and was predominantly influenced creatively by the 1980s. The generation of artists that grew up in, and took inspiration from, the nineteen eighties was influenced by a period of rapidly 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. 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.