Frauke Dannert

1979 · Germany

Artist biography

Frauke Dannert is is an established, mid-career contemporary artist, who originates from Germany, like other prominent artists such as Sebastian Weggler, Andreas Slominski (Oslo), Anna Bittersohl, Bernhard Prinz, and Kasper König. Frauke Dannert was born in 1979.

Galleries and Exhibitions

Frauke Dannert is represented by Galerie Lisa Kandlhofer located in Vienna, Austria. Frauke Dannert's work has most recently been exhibited at Galerie Rupert Pfab in Düsseldorf (17 November 2017 until 13 January 2018) with the exhibition Botanicals. Frauke Dannert's only other recorded exhibition on Artland is Botanicals, which took place at Galerie Rupert Pfab in Düsseldorf, Germany (14 November 2017 - 13 January 2018).

Further Biographical Context for Frauke Dannert

Frauke Dannert was born in 1979 and was predominantly influenced creatively by the 1980s. The generation of artists that grew up in, and were inspired by, the 1980s was influenced by a period of rapidly growing global capitalism, political upheaval, significant wealth differences, 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 began to gain prominence, notable artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.

Frauke Dannert