Susanna Lakner

Queer
7.5″x5.7″; hand-made collage on card; 2017

Susanna Lakner
Stuttgart, Germany

STATEMENT

I’m not searching for materials, I just find them.
I’m not a collector, I cut out what I find, keep it up.
The details find each other. Ever. Sometimes inmediately, sometimes years later.

BIO

Susanna Lakner is born in Budapest, Hungary and is living in Stuttgart, Germany. She studied typography at the Academy of Applied Arts Budapest (today Moholy-Nagy University) and worked many years in the printing industry. In 2000, she founded the non-profit, mail art assembling magazine 22. The magazine ran for 51 issues, with original works by internationally known mail artists, until 2017.

Her collage books were published by Tonerworks (USA), Artemisz Kiadó (Hungary), and twice at Redfoxpress (Ireland). She has had solo shows in Hungary, Italy, Germany and has been represented in numerous international group shows. Her works are currently part of the exhibition, “Elementary Particles, an International Collage Exhibition” at the Frauen Museum in Wiesbaden, Germany through 19 January 2020.

Susanna recently led collage workshops at artKraft Collage Studio in Budapest. Her publications and works can be found in international archives and several private collections.

ARTIST CONTACT

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IMAGES

Face Off
5.9“x5.9“; page from a folded book, Portraits, hand-made collage on card; 2019
Oh, Boy!
9.9″x7.7″; hand-made collage on card; 2017
Look!
5.9“x5.9“; page from a folded book, Portraits, hand-made collage on card; 2019