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Aglaia Konrad (born 1960) is an Austrian photographer and educator living in Brussels.[1]

Aglaia Konrad
Born1960
ResidenceBrussels, Belgium
NationalityBelgian
Known forPhotography

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LifeEdit

Konrad was born in 1960 Salzbourg, Austria.[2] From 1990 to 1992 she studied at the Jan Van Eyck Academie,[3] where she is also a research assistant. Konrad also teaches at the LUCA School of Arts campus that was formerly known as the Hogeschool Sint-Lukas Brussel.

WorkEdit

Konrad's photographs explore urban space in large cities.[4]

She has had solo shows in Siegen, Antwerp, Geneva, Graz, Cologne and New York City. Her work has also been included in group exhibitions such as documenta X in 1997, Cities on the Move in 1998 and 1999, Talking Cities in 2006 and Vienna International Apartment in 2008.[1]

AwardsEdit

Her 2008 book Desert Cities received an infinity award [es] from the International Center of Photography. Her 2011 book Carrara received a Fernand Baudin Prize.[4] Konrad received the Otto Mauer Prize [de] in 1997, and the Camera Austria Award from the city of Graz in 2003. In 2004, she received the 4th Vevey International Photography Award from the Festival des Arts Visuels de Vevey.[3]

In 2007 she was awarded the Albert-Renger-Patzsch-Prize by the Dietrich Oppenberg Foundation.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Aglaia Konrad". Galerie Nadja Vilenne.
  2. ^ "Artist: Aglaia Konrad". Future Cities and Virtual Cities Project. McMaster University. Retrieved 14 March 2016.
  3. ^ a b "Aglaia Konrad". IMages: festival des Arts Viduals de vevey. Retrieved 14 March 2016.
  4. ^ a b "About". Auguste Orts.