1979 · Germany
Stefan Marx is an established mid-career contemporary artist, who originates from Germany, like other celebrated artists such as Selma Gültoprak, Clegg, Neo Rauch, Enrico Niemann, and Jennifer Oellerich. Stefan Marx was born in 1979.
Galleries and Exhibitions
Stefan Marx' work is available on viewing in Galerie Karin Guenther in Hamburg, Germany and Ruttkowski 68 in Cologne, Germany. Stefan Marx most recent exhibition recorded on Artland was at Ruttkowski 68 in Cologne (06 February 2020 until 21 March 2020) with the exhibition Ridiculous Drama. Stefan Marx' work has also been exhibited during the Mixed Pickles 4 group show exhibition at Ruttkowski 68 in Cologne, Germany (02 December 2018 - 06 January 2019).
Further Biographical Context for Stefan Marx
Stefan Marx was born in 1979 and was primarily influenced by the 1980s. 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 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 started to gain recognition, key artists of which include Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf.