1960 · Colombia
Oswaldo Maciá is seen as an established artist, who originates from Colombia, like other well-known artists such as Rafael Diaz, Camilo Godoy, Santiago Uribe-holguín, Santiago Parra, and Hugo Zapata. Oswaldo Maciá was born in 1960.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Oswaldo Maciá's work is available for viewing at espaivisor – Galería Visor located in Valencia, Spain. Oswaldo Maciá's work has most recently been displayed during the exhibition Geopolitics of Nature at espaivisor – Galería Visor in Valencia, Spain. The exhibition was open from 28 March 2019 until 23 May 2019.
Further Biographical Context for Oswaldo Maciá
Oswaldo Maciá was born in 1960 and was primarily inspired 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, notable wealth discrepancy, 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 started to gain recognition, notable artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.
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