Krasny, Elke, Prof.

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Viyana Güzel Sanatlar Akademisi
Viyana, Avusturya

Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
Vienna, Austria

Curator, cultural theorist, urban researcher and writer. Professor of Art and Education at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna; 2012 Visiting Scholar at the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Montréal ; 2011 Visiting Curator at the Hongkong Community Museum Project in 2011. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Reading.

Together with Dorothee Richter and Lara Perry, she edited the 2016 Curating in Feminist Thought, OnCurating Issue29. With the Women’s Museum Meran she edited the 2013 volume Women’s:Museum. Curatorial Politics in Feminism, Education, History, and Art.

Curatorial works include On the Art of Housekeeping and Budgeting in the 21st Century, with Regina Bittner at Bauhaus Dessau; Mapping the Everyday. Neighbourhood Claims for the Future, Audain Gallery, Vancouver; Suzanne Lacy’s International Dinner Party in Feminist Curatorial Thought, Zurich University of the Arts; Hands-On Urbanism 1850-2012. The Right to Green, Architecture Centre Vienna and the 2012 Venice Architecture Biennale.