1979 · Germany
Michael Wutz is seen as an established mid-career contemporary artist, who was born and brought up in Germany, like other prominent artists such as Wilhelm Lehmbruck, Erik Schmidt, Silke Wagner, Alma Haser, and Veronica Burnuthian. Michael Wutz was born in 1979.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Michael Wutz' work is available for viewing at Aurel Scheibler in Berlin, Germany. Michael Wutz' work has most recently been exhibited at Aurel Scheibler in Berlin (15 December 2018 until 02 February 2019) with the exhibition Au rendez-vous des amis.
Further Biographical Context for Michael Wutz
Michael Wutz was born in 1979 and was predominantly influenced creatively by the 1980s. The generation of artists that grew up in, and took inspiration from, the 1980s was influenced by a period of fast growing global capitalism, political upheaval, significant wealth differences, global mass media and distinctive music and fashion, including electronic pop music and hip hop. The nineteen eighties 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.
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