Eröffnung: 18. Oktober 2018, Kunstuniversität Linz und AEC:
Univ.Prof. Dr. Reinhard Kannonier, Rektor Kunstuniversität Linz / Manuela Naveau (PhD), Kuratorin BestOff 18
Kuratiert von Manuela Naveau
Manuela Naveau ist Künstlerin, Kuratorin und Leiterin der Ars Electronica Export.
Visual artist on the intersection of sculpture, drawing and photography, graduated in Ceramics in the class of Product Design at Angewandte Vienna. She was honoured with the Salzburg Grand Art Prize in 2014 and received the City of Vienna Prize for Fine Arts in 2017.
Art historian and exhibition curator, author of various essays and publications in art magazines (Parnass, Vernissage) as well as former art reviewer for Die Presse. Since 2016 artistic director of Kunsthalle Krems.
Founder and director of JK Design GmbH, where she combines robotic technology with fashion and architecture. She specialised in 3D-printed fashion designs, recently for Hollywood blockbuster Black Panther and the Paris Fashion Week.
As Open Society Fellow, Resident Artist at Somerset House and Visiting Fellow at Goldsmiths, University of London, she examines the rise of the 'Algorithmic City'. Her movies, intermedia art and online tools are represented in the Collection de Centre Pompidou, the BFI National Archive and the Core Collection of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Artist (graduated at Kunstuniversität Linz 1997, master class Textile), curator and head of Ars Electronica Export. Her research examines networks and knowledge in the context of computer-based artistic practice.