Augusta Atla is a visual artist born in Copenhagen, DK and educated in London between 2003 – 2007, e.g. BA Fine Art at Goldsmiths College, University of London and MA Art History & Theory at AA School, Architectural Association, London, UK. Between the years 2003 – 2012 she lived and worked in London, UK, New York, USA, Rome, IT, Venice, IT, Athens, GR and Paris, FR according to studies, awards, travel awards, exhibitions, events, artists-talk, lectures and/or productions of art. Augusta Atla has exhibited her artwork broadly between 2006 – 2012 at galleries, performance spaces and museums in EU and USA. In 2011 Augusta Atla had a performance event at The Danish Institute in Athens, GR, participated in the Athens’ Video Art Festival, GR, with a video-work and participated in a group show REMAP contemporary art festival at Athens in September 2011, invited by AD Gallery, Athens, GR. In 2012 Augusta Atla exhibited solo at Horsens Kunstmuseum, DK, and a performance work, Objet de femmes, by Augusta Atla is part of travelling exhibition: Re.Act.Feminism - A performance archive # 2. In 2012 Augusta Atla is awarded with artist-in-residency at The National Workshop for Art in Copenhagen (DK), at VIR VIAFARINI RESIDENCY in Milan (IT), at Valparaíso Foundation, Mojácar (Spain). The Danish Art Council and/or cultural institutions, e.g. artwork production has been supported by the private company MONTANA MØBLER in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and The Danish Art Council has supported the artwork in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
[Biography updated on: 25/10/2012]