1975 · Zambia
Nick Jeffrey is a mid-career contemporary visual artist, who originates from Zambia, like other renowned artists such as John Pepon, Nick Jeffrey, Carey Young, Kay Mwando, and Beatrice Mutti Chongo. Nick Jeffrey was born in 1975.
Nick Jeffrey's Gallery representation
Nick Jeffrey's work is on display at Hannah Barry Gallery located in London, the United Kingdom.
Further Biographical Context for Nick Jeffrey
Nick Jeffrey was born in 1975 and was largely influenced by the 1980s. The generation of artists that grew up in, and took inspiration from, the nineteen eighties was influenced by a period of quickly growing global capitalism, political upheaval, notable 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. influential 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 recognition, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.
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