Terence Koh

1977 · Canada

Artist biography

Terence Koh is an established mid-career contemporary artist, who originates from Canada, like other renowned artists such as Andy Dixon, Sarah Anne Johnson, Ryan Sluggett, Marianna Rothen, and David Askevold. Terence Koh was born in 1977.

Galleries and Exhibitions

Terence Koh is represented and exhibited by 3 galleries around the world, in countries like Belgium, the United States, and Germany. The galleries exhibiting Terence Koh's work include Office Baroque | Bloemenhofplein 5 in Brussels, Moran Moran in Los Angeles, as well as Peres Projects in Berlin. Terence Koh's work has most recently been displayed during the exhibition DRUMMEN at Office Baroque | Bloemenhofplein 5 in Brussels, Belgium. The exhibition was open from 10 November 2018 until 22 December 2018. Terence Koh's other most recent exhibitions listed on Artland include the exhibitions at; Galería Horrach Moya in Palma de Mallorca (28 September 2017 - 28 December 2017) with the name empty boat! and Moran Moran in Los Angeles (31 May 2019 - 05 July 2019) with the name GEORGE HERMS AND TERENCE KOH. Terence Koh's first recorded exhibition in Artland's database was called empty boat! and took place at Galería Horrach Moya in Palma de Mallorca, Spain from the 28 September 2017 to 28 December 2017.

Terence Koh in private collections

On Artland Terence Koh's artworks can be found in the collection of RFJ and Jimenez -Colon Collection, who for instance also has works by other artists including Farhad Farzali, Ruth Asawa, and Sarah Derat.

Further Biographical Context for Terence Koh

Born in 1977, Terence Koh was largely influenced by the 1980s growing up. The generation of artists that grew up in, and took inspiration from, the nineteen eighties was influenced by a period of fast growing global capitalism, political upheaval, significant 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 international 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.

Terence Koh

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