Kultúrház (Culture House) 1859 kilo, 15 h 15’
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Roma Auškalnytė

Roma Auškalnyté uses her own body as plate and press machine. She explores the concepts of truth and text, bodily responses and the understanding of printmaking. Punishment is a work that experiments with a combination of what at first glance might appear to be distinctly different mediums: printmaking, video and performance art. 

Artistic Statement

Printmaking processes influence my work: I am intrigued by how they may lead to new and ambiguous transformations of old ideas. I explore the body as material, and the importance of gesture and repetition - processes that are always hidden behind the final print.