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Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth

Pipilotti Rist

Born in 1962, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland

Lives and works in Zürich, Switzerland

Overview

Pipilotti Rist, a pioneer of spatial video art, was born 1962 in Grabs in the Swiss Rhine Valley on the Austrian Border 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, such as ‘I’m Not The Girl Who Misses Much,’ 1986 and ‘Pickelporno,’ 1992, her artistic work has co-developed with technical advancements and in playful exploration of its new possibilitie...Read more