Loman Pawlitschek is an established mid-career artist. Loman Pawlitschek was born in 1966. Artists like John Maeda, Enrique Jose Flores Marcano, Raphael Mpaikas, Kristine Kemp, and Magnus Kleine-Tebbe were also born in 1966.
Further Biographical Context for Loman Pawlitschek
Born in 1966, Loman Pawlitschek was largely inspired by the 1980s growing up. The generation of artists that grew up in, and were inspired by, the nineteen eighties was influenced by a period of fast growing global capitalism, political upheaval, notable 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 recognition, notable artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.