Lisa Mclaren Clark
Lisa Mclaren Clark is a mid-career established artist. Lisa Mclaren Clark was born in 1973. Also born in 1973 and of this same generation are Pierre-Luc Bartoli, Javier Gutiérrez, Yiorgos Kordakis, Jorge González-Camarena, and Fu Yongjun.
Further Biographical Context for Lisa Mclaren Clark
Lisa Mclaren Clark was born in 1973 and grew up during the 1980s and was influenced by the artistic culture of the time. The generation of artists that grew up in, and were inspired by, the 1980s was influenced by a period of fast growing global capitalism, political upheaval, significant wealth discrepancy, 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 international 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, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.