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Transavanguardia 

Italian Neo-Expressionist group. The term was coined by the critic Achille Oliva in his texts for an exhibition he organised in 1979 in Genanzzano titled Le Stanze. The leading Italian Transavanguardia artists were Sandro Chia, Francesco Clemente, Enzo Cucchi, Nicolo de Maria and Mimmo Paladino.
 

Sandro Chia, Water Bearer, 1981
Sandro Chia
Water Bearer
1981
 
Sandro Chia, Running Boy with Strange Fingers, 1981
Sandro Chia
Running Boy with Strange Fingers
1981
 
Mimmo Paladino, Menacing Caves, 1982
Mimmo Paladino
Menacing Caves
1982