Oana Paula Vainer was born in Bucharest, studied at the University of Fine Arts in Bucharest and subsequently at the Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart and Tallinn. She won the Academy Prize of the Fine Arts in Stuttgart and the DAAD Prize. In 2014 she holds the scholarship Cité Internationale de Paris, granted by the State Ministry of Baden-Wuerttemberg for Sciences, Research and Arts. Oana Vainer’s recent works deals with the personal and social realities of a de facto purely contractual and monetary policy of European Union.The working utensils in her works are objects that display a common past, videos or even her own body.
Photo credit: Aleschija Seibt