was born in Austria in 1940. She received a degree in textile design from the Technical School for Textile Industry in Vienna in 1964. EXPORT has had solo exhibitions amongst others at the Museum of Modern Art Ludwig, Vienna; Akademie der Künste, Berlin; the Whitechapel Gallery, London; the Generali Foundation, Vienna; and the Hamburg Arts Center, Hamburg. Her work has also been featured in group exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Japan; the Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA), Spain; the Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland; the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; the Helsinki Art Museum, Helsinki; Dokumenta 6, Kassel, Germany; and the Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck; Academy of the Arts, Berlin, among others. She has also participated in several international film festivals, including the London, Berlin, Cannes and Hong Kong film festivals. She has taught at the Academy of Visual Arts, Munich, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee´s School of Fine Arts and the San Francisco Art Institute. Currently she is a professor at the Academy of Media Art in Cologne, Germany. VALIE EXPORT lives in Vienna, Austria and Cologne, Germany. (Electronic Arts Intermix)