christina werner

Her current artistic works deal with the resurgence of nationalism, the culture of remembrance, identity & body politics, and questions of representation.


Werner studied photography and filmography with Tina Bara and media art with Alba D’Urbano at the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig from 2007 until 2013. 

Her works have been shown at Deichtorhallen—House of Photography, Hamburg; Lentos Museum Linz; Mattatoio, Rome; Museum Villa Stuck, Munich; National Gallery Prague; Fotogalerie Vienna; Goethe Institut Los Angeles; Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna; Gallery Photon—Center for Contemporary Photography, Ljubljana; and others. She received scholarships and awards (selection) like Bauhaus AIR Dessau, Working Scholarship for Visual and Media Arts of the City of Vienna,  Austrian State Scholarship (Staatsstipendium) for visual arts/photograph, European Photo Exhibition Award 03.


Werner is represented in the following collections: Austrian Federal Collection, BKA, Wien Museum, Collection of Lower Austria, Lentos Museum Linz, Vienna Chamber of Labour.