1965 · France
Nathalie Elemento is a visual artist, who was born and brought up in France, like other famous artists such as Pierre Molinier, L’oiseau Craie, Iris Levasseur, Louidgi Beltrame, and Lionel Guibout. Nathalie Elemento was born in 1965.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Nathalie Elemento's work is on display at Galerie Maubert in Paris, France. Nathalie Elemento most recent exhibition recorded on Artland was at Galerie Maubert in Paris (06 September 2019 until 27 October 2019) with the exhibition « Motivus » touch with one’s eyes.
Historical Context of France
France has been an influential nation in the unfolding of modernism. During the nineteenth century, France established the beginnings of what is today known as the avant-garde, including movements such as Impressionism, Post-Impressionism and Art Nouveau, led by world renowned artists. During the first part of the twentieth century, Paris was an essential intellectual and cultural hub, contributing vital movements such as Cubism, Fauvism, Dadaism and Surrealism, amongst others. These movements flourished at the beginning of the century, in the period immediately preceding the Second World War. Dominant French artistic figures from the beginning of the century include Paul Cezanne, Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque (Spanish national who settled in France) Francis Picabia, Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, and Le Corbusier amidst many of others.
Further Biographical Context for Nathalie Elemento
Nathalie Elemento was born in 1965 and was largely influenced by the 1980s. 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 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. 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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