(*1969, Salzburg, Austria)
Isa Rosenberger is an artist based in Vienna, her artistic approach is marked by a particular interest in politics of memory and in social and political transformation processes.
She is teaching as Senior Lecturer at Acadamy of Fine Arts in Vienna. In 2008 she received the Msgr. Otto Mauer Prize and in 2012 the Outstanding Artist Award for Video and Media Art.
She exhibited widely both locally and internationally. Solo exhibitions (selection): . . . the vast land from which she comes, Camera Austria, Graz, 2020; . . . the vast land from which she comes, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna (AT), 2019; Café Vienne … full of spirits so free, Charim Events, Vienna (AT), 2018; Café Vienne, Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles (US), 2014; Espiral, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz (AT), 2011; Nový Most, Edith-Russ-Haus für Medienkunst, Oldenburg (DE), 2009; Nový Most, Secession, Vienna (AT), 2008. Group exhibitions (selection): Dreaming of a Fairies’ Temple’: Artistic Interventions Regarding Festival Theatres Never Built, Salzburger Festspiele, Salzburg (AT), 2020; CrossSections Trilogy, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna (AT), 2018; Generali Foundation: 30 Years. In Dialog with 1918 1938 1968, Museum der Moderne Salzburg (AT), 2018; Specular Windows: Reflections on the Self and the Wider World, Belvedere 21, Vienna (AT), 2017; Up into the Unknown: Peter Cook, Colin Fournier and the Kunsthaus, Kunsthaus Graz (AT), 2017; Bergen Assembly, Bergen (NO), 2016; Hotel Metropole: Der Erinnerung eine Zukunft geben, Into The City | Wiener Festwochen, Vienna (AT), 2015 and <rotor> center for contemporary art, Graz (AT), 2016; Lenin: Icebreaker, Murmansk / 5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art (RU), 2013 and LENTOS Kunstmuseum Linz (AT), 2014; It’s The Political Economy, Stupid, Pori Art Museum, Pori (FI) and Gallery 400 – University of Illinois at Chicago (US), 2013.