Marjetica Potrč: Public Art Practice and Engagement in Design for the Living World. Potrč is invited by the program Art and Public Space.
Date: October 25, 2016
Time & Place: 11.00 - 12:00, Auditorium, KHIO
Marjetica Potrč is an artist and architect based in Ljubljana and Berlin. Her work includes drawing, architecture, and public art projects. She will be presenting her work and her view on art education related to her practice as an artist and architect.
Since 2011, Potrč has been a professor at the University of Fine Arts/HFBK in Hamburg. Students of her course: Design for the Living World, are engaged in participatory projects during the long-term residencies on locations such as Soweto in South Africa.
Her work has been exhibited extensively throughout Europe and America.
Potrč has received numerous awards, including the Hugo Boss Prize (2000) and the Vera List Center for Arts and Politics Fellowship at The New School in New York (2007).