Thursday, March 6th at 17.00, Gallery Alkatraz
Presentation of net art project
A project for expanded understanding of women and their relation to their body. By using the internet as an artistic survey media as many different entries from different cultures as possible will be collected.
Evelin Stermitz is working on media art projects by using different media like photography, video and net, including installations and conceptual works. The focus of art work is on female and socio-cultural topics. The issues of projects are about gender, role models and the gap between man and woman referring to the theory of Jacques Lacan in terms of "the Other" and the performativity of the body by Judith Butler. Received a scholarship for the postgraduate study of visual communication at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design, University of Ljubljana / Slovenia (Prof. Milan Pajk - photography, Prof. Sreco Dragan - video and new media) in the year 2004. Graduated with a Master of Arts degree on the thesis "The Female Body in Context of Media Art" in the year 2007.