Eleonora, The Enlightened Granddaughter (blue white)
Swimsuit, round metal lamp shade skeleton, frosted glass spherical lamp, fabric cable and plug, clothes hanger, ribbons
80 – 85 x 38 x 38 cm / 31 1/2 – 33 1/2 x 15 x 15 in
Pipilotti Rist, a pioneer of spatial video art, was born 1962 in Grabs in the Swiss Rhine Valley and has been a central figure within the international art scene since the mid-1980s. Astounding the art world with the energetic exorcistic statement of her now famous single channel videos, her artistic work has co-developed with technical advancements and in playful exploration of its new possibilities to propose footage resembling a collective brain.