German artist Ingeborg Lüscher (born 1936 in Freiberg, DE) has consistently explored a wide array of media since the 60s. She often employs unconventional material of high symbolic value, hereby evoking the objects ability to retain memory and encapsulate history. An actress in her early career, Lüscher grew up in wartime Berlin where she attained early success as a performer. While filming in Prague in 1968 she experienced the… Read more
About the artwork
Lüscher displays a playful engagement with the metaphysical in the video piece La Pupa Proibita. "La Pupa", a tremendous female figure from Abbruzzo folklore, becomes the embodiment of what is desired from life.