23/11/2018 - 19/01/2019
GALERIE THADDAEUS ROPAC
Villa Kast, Salzburg
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac is delighted to announce a major exhibition in Salzburg of works by VALIE EXPORT titled Body Politics, presenting her
photography, photo collages and films dating from 1968 to 1983.
4th Kochi-Muziris Biennale
12/12/2018 – 29/03/2019
Curator Anita Dube
The Kochi-Muziris Biennale was India’s first ever biennial exhibition of international contemporary art. In collaboration with Phileas, the Biennale has invited Austrian artist VALIE EXPORT to participate in its 4th edition, to be opened in December 2018.
VALIE EXPORT was born as Waltraud Lehner in 1940 in Linz, where she attended the School for the Arts and Crafts. In 1964 she graduated from HBLVA for Textile Industry in Vienna. Since 1967 she has been going by the name VALIE EXPORT, an artistic concept and logo. She works with a wide range of media and caught the attention with actions in public space that belonged to the field of performance and to media art and were developed from a feminist perspective.