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Export, Valie eigentlich Waltraud Höllerer#

b. Linz (Upper Austria), May 17, 1940, video, film and photographic artist; attracted attention with a photographic self-portrait in 1956, studied at the Vienna Textile School from 1960 to 1964; since 1968 has been engaged in "conceptual" photography. In 1975 organized the feminist exhibition "Magna". Numerous projects and films; teaches at the School of Arts in Berlin; Oskar Kokoschka Prize in 2000.

Works#

Extremitaeten des Verhaltens - Zwangsvorstellungen, 1972 (photographic cycle); Unsichtbare Gegner, 1976 (film).

Literature#

A. Prammer, V. E., Eine multimediale Kuenstlerin, 1988; V. E., exhibition catalogue, Oberoesterreichische Landesgalerie, Linz 1992; R. Mueller, V. E:, 1994; M. Faber (ed.), Split Reality, V. E., 1997.