1975 · South Africa
Frs Goodman is is an established, mid-career contemporary artist, who was born in South Africa, like other celebrated artists such as Penelope Stutterheime, Tracey Rose, Katharine Cooper, Lungiswa Gqunta, and Chris Soal. Frs Goodman was born in 1975.
Frs Goodman's Gallery representation
Frs Goodman's work is on display at Aeroplastics located in Brussels, Belgium.
Further Biographical Context for Frs Goodman
Frs Goodman was born in 1975, grew up during the 1980s and was influenced 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 quickly growing global capitalism, political upheaval, significant 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. 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, notable artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.
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