More than fifty works are on show for Italy’s first survey exhibition of German artist Isa Genzken. The Museion, Museum for Modern and contemporary art in Bolzano in Italy, provides the visitors with an overview of Genzken’s oeuvre from early work to the very latest creations of 2009, dedicated in part to Michael Jackson. In this video, the Museion’s director and curator of the exhibition, Letizia Ragaglia, talks about the artist Isa Genzken, the concept of the show, and the exhibition in the context of the upcoming exhibitions at the Museion: Valie Export, Teresa Margolles, and Carl Andre.
Isa Genzken (born 1948) lives and works in Berlin. She studied at the Hamburg College of Fine Arts, the Berlin University of Fine Arts and the Düsseldorf Art Academy. In 2007, Isa Genzken represented Germany at the 52nd International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia in Venice, Italy. In 2009, she had a major retrospective at the Museum Ludwig in Cologne.
Isa Genzken Survey Exhibition at Museion Bolzano-Bozen, Italy. Interview with Director / Curator Letizia Ragaglia, October 29, 2010.
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