Sterle SandraSandra Sterle / Open circle 1996 - 2017
Croatian Association of Visual Artists is inviting you to the exhibition
‘’OPEN CIRCLE 1996 – 2017’’
SALON GALIĆ GALLERY
WEDNESDAY, 25th of October, 20:00 h
“If these are works about repetition or perpetuity, about the cycle of life or the passing of time, about the performance and re-performance of gender, wouldn’t a text on these works have to start somehwere in the middle, always already in motion?”
In her text, Ruth Noack takes a circular route towards Sandra Sterle’s cycle of videos Round About.
Sandra Sterle works with film, installation, interventions, photography and performance. Born in 1965. in Zadar, she is now professor of performance art and video at the Arts Academy in Split, Croatia. She graduated from the Sculpture Department of the Academy of Visual Art in Zagreb and continued her studies at Department of Film and Video at Kunstakademie in Dusseldorf, 1995-96 ( with prof. Nan Hoover ). Her works were exhibited and performed in numerous international art institutions like: Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb; Kunsthalle Fridericanum, Kassel; Museum Ludwig, Aachen; Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem; Gate Foundation, Amsterdam; W139 Gallery, Amsterdam; Museo de Arte & Disegno Contemporaneo, Costa Rica; Museo National Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid; Instytut Sztuki Wyspa, Gdansk; Berlin Academy, Berlin; Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde; Fundacio Antoni Tapies, Barcelona; Location 1 Gallery New York; Artist Space, New York; etc. Her works are part of several public archives and collections of MMSU, Rijeka, Art Gallery, Split and private collections.