monica bonvicini

monica bonvicini (5 articles)

monica bonvicini emerged as visual artist and started exhibiting internationally in the mid-1990s. her multifaceted practice—which investigates the relationship between architecture, power, gender, space, surveillance and control—is translated into works that question the meaning of making art, the ambiguity of language, and the limits and possibilities attached to the ideal of freedom. some of her sculptures are now permanently installed in queen elizabeth olympic park, london; the harbor at the oslo opera house, norway; and the istanbul museum of modern art.

bonvicini studied art in berlin and at CAL arts, valencia, CA. since 2003 she holds a position as professor for performative arts and sculpture at the academy of fine arts in vienna. beginning in october 2017 she assumes the professorship for sculpture at the universität der künste, berlin. she lives and works in berlin.

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