Estrella Carmona Ronzón

1962 - 2011

Artist biography

Estrella Carmona Ronzón was a visual artist, Estrella Carmona Ronzón, born in 1962, died in 2011. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Dumitru Bostan, Jean-Marc Bourgeois, Rebecca Gray Smith, Richard, Philippe, and Beatrice Crastini.

Further Biographical Context for Estrella Carmona Ronzón

Estrella Carmona Ronzón was born in 1962 and was primarily inspired 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, 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. 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 recognition, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.