about me

Hortense Pisano lives and works in Frankfurt am Main. Since her studies of art history, German language and literature, French literature and linguistics, she has been working as a freelance author and has been responsible for the organization of several exhibitions. In addition, she has been teaching art history and art criticism at universities and colleges on a regular basis for many years.

Scholarly focus: The avant-gardes of modernism as well as contemporary art, research interests in sculpture/ architecture, interdisciplinary art (performance art, installative media art, electronic sound art), artist collectives, postcolonial strategies and feminist art theory.

An overview of already published texts, publications, organized exhibitions, workshops and teaching can be found on the art historian’s homepage at: www.hortensepisano.de