Published by Verlag für moderne Kunst. Edited with text by Christian Bauer. Text by Elisabeth von Samsonow.
An essential survey of Renate Bertlmann’s avant-garde feminist works from the 1970s and ’80s
This catalog accompanies Austrian feminist artist Renate Bertlmann’s (born 1945) first solo museum exhibition at Landesgalerie Niederösterreich, focussing on Bertlmann’s sculptures, photographs and performances from the ’70s and ’80s, subdivided into topics: pornography, irony and utopia.
Published by Verlag für moderne Kunst. Edited by Felicitas Thun-Hohenstein. Preface by Gernot Blümel. Text by Hélène Cixous, Beatriz Colomina, Lina Streeruwitz, Catherine Wood. Conversation by Renate Bertlmann, Felicitas Thun-Hohenstein.
Here, Vienna-based feminist performance and installation artist Renate Bertlmann (born 1943)—representing the Austrian Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale—reflects the personalities and authors who have influenced her work, including excerpts from Virginia Woolf, Hélène Cixous, Luce Irigaray and Kate Millett.