Tom Fruin is a modern visual artist, who was born in the United States - other established artists such as The Q . MAFIA, Stephen Maine, Caitlin Macbride, Nate Young, and Lizzi Bougatsos were also born inthe United States.
Tom Fruin in private collections
On Artland Tom Fruin's artworks can be found in the collection of Robert Mollers and CoLaCollection, who for instance also has works by other artists including Choi Jun Kun, Hur Kyung-Ae, and Marie Kølbæk Iversen.
Historical Context of United States
The United States has been a prominent country in the development of modern and contemporary art in the twentieth century, particularly in the post war era, when the cultural status of New York asserted its influence over Paris, previously thought of as the most significant art centre in the world. Leading art movements developed and fostered in extensive ways throughout the United States include Abstract Expressionism in varied forms, Pop Art, including its West and East Coast branches, Minimalism, Conceptual Art, Neo-Expressionism, Graffiti and Street Art, plus various post-modern iterations of these many types. In the modern and contemporary era, the United States has cultivated a powerful influence over the visual culture of the World, due to the authority of its economic and political institutions. Key examples of world renowned U.S artists of the modern and contemporary era include Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, Cy Twombly, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Frank Stella, Donald Judd, Cindy Sherman, Barbara Kruger, Julian Schnabel, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring.