1976 · Germany
Judith Schwinn is seen as an established mid-career artist, who was born and brought up in Germany, like other renowned artists such as Christian August, Gabi Hamm, Isabelle Fein, Philip Topolovac, and Markus Selg. Judith Schwinn was born in 1976.
Further Biographical Context for Judith Schwinn
Judith Schwinn was born in 1976 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 quickly growing global capitalism, political upheaval, notable 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. 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 started to gain recognition, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.