Jessica Sofía Mitrani
Jessica Sofía Mitrani is a mid-career contemporary visual artist. Jessica Sofía Mitrani was born in 1968. Also born in 1968 and of this same generation are Javier Pérez, Ignacio Burgos, Angela Kallus, Maxwell Milton Desser, and Luciano Gaglio.
Further Biographical Context for Jessica Sofía Mitrani
Jessica Sofía Mitrani was born in 1968 and grew up during the 1980s and was inspired by the artistic culture of the time. The generation of artists that grew up in, and were inspired by, the nineteen eighties 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 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.