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Bunny and Charles Burson Visiting Lecture: Mika Rottenberg

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 | 6:00 PM

Virtual Event

Video artist Mika Rottenberg will deliver the Bunny and Charles Burson Visiting Lecture online.

Rottenberg (b. 1976, Buenos Aires, Argentina) lives and works in New York. Recent solo exhibitions include Sprengel Museum Hannover (2020); Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (2019); New Museum, New York (2019); MAMbo – Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna (2019); Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art, London (2018); Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria (2018); Bass Museum of Art, Miami (2017); Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2016); Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA (2014); Israel Museum, Jerusalem (2013); and Magasin 3, Stockholm (2013). Rottenberg was included in the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale (2018), Skulptur Projekte Münster (2017), the 56th Venice Biennale (2015), and the Taipei Biennial (2014). She was awarded the 2019 Kurt Schwitters Prize and the 2018 Smithsonian American Art Museum James Dicke Contemporary Artist Prize.

Rottenberg creates video and installation work focusing on physically unusual women performing tasks that take advantage of their characteristics, examining production mechanisms and the human condition.

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations


Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts


Arts & Culture, Humanities & Society



Event Contact

Melissa Meinzer | mmeinzer@wustl.edu

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