Jugoslav Mitevski is an established mid-career artist. Jugoslav Mitevski was born in 1978. Also born in 1978 and of this same generation are Hugh Ford, Brian Koerber, Charles Platret, An Zhenghuan, and Sohei Iwata.
Further Biographical Context for Jugoslav Mitevski
Jugoslav Mitevski was born in 1978 and was largely influenced creatively by the 1980s growing up. The 1980s were an era of increasing global capitalism, political upheaval, worldwide mass media, wealth discrepancies and distinctive music and fashion, characterised by hip hop and electronic pop music. This had a strong impact on the generation of artists growing up during this time. The fall of the Berlin Wall at the end of the 1980s signified the end of the Cold War, yet the era was also distinguished by the African Famine. During this time leading art movements included Neo Geo, The Pictures Generation and Neo-Expressionism, which took a strong hold in Germany, France and Italy. Artists such as Anselm Kiefer, Jörg Immendorf, Enzo Cucchi, Francesco Clemente and Julian Schnabel were primary artists working at this time, alongside Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf, who developed the street art and graffiti movements, which quickly gained recognition.