Pauli Lindholm was born in 1950. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Emerson Bros, Ketut Budiana, Radovan Trnavac Mica, Leo Alejo and Phillip Mann.
Born in 1950, Pauli Lindholm grew up during the 1970s and was influenced by the artistic culture of the time. The 1970s were a period of consolidation and growth in the arts, most often characterized as a response to the central stresses of the preceding decade. Conceptual art developed as a influential movement, a partial evolution of and response to minimalism.