Sturtevant (b. 1930)


Elaine Sturtevant was born 1930 in Lakewood, Ohio. Solo exhibition of her works, consisting entirely of copies of other artists' works, have been shown at Moderna Museet, Malmö; Deichtorhallen, Hamburg; Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main and Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris.

In 2011 Sturtevant received the Golden Lion for lifetime achievement at the 54th Venice Biennale. She was awarded the Kurt Schwitters Prize by the Niedersächsische Sparkassenstiftung, Hannover in September 2013. Sturtevant lives and works in Paris.


Trilogy of Transgression, 20043 channel video on 3 monitors, colour, 1 minute 45 seconds, 30 minute look