Petra Bauer works as an artist and filmmaker. She is concerned with the question of film as a political practice, and sees it as a space where social and political negotiations can take place.
Petra’s exhibitions include: Soon Enough: art in action, Tensta Konsthall (2018), Everything Was Forever, Until It Was No More, Riga Biennial (2018), Show Me Your Archive and I Will Tell You Who is in Power, KIOSK, Ghent (2017), Women in Struggles, on tour to different Folkets Hus (People’s Houses) in Sweden (2016–17), A Story within a Story, Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art (2015), and All the World’s Futures, 56th Venice Biennale (2015). Petra is an initiator of the feminist platform k.ö.k (Kvinnor könskar kollektivitet – Women Desire Collectivity).
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