Про Marina Abramović
An intermedia artist of Serbian origin. In her work, she attempts to cross physical and psychological limits of the body, tests the possibilities of mind and the relationship between the artist and the audience. Her own body constitutes for her an instrument of creative actions, but is also a frequent subject matter of her pieces. Her actions require active participation of viewers. She has taken part in the most important exhibitions of world art; she lives and works in Germany, the Netherlands, and currently the US. In 2010 the Museum of Modern Art in New York staged Marina Abramović’s retrospective at which the artist presented her famous performance piece The Artist Is Present, recorded in the film Marina Abramović: The Artist Is Present.