Nora Turato (b. 1991, Zagreb) lives and works in Amsterdam. She works on the versatility of language. In her immersive spoken performances she mixes slogans, daily conversations, posts on social media, clichés with a body practice of resistance.
Solo shows include Serralves Museum, Porto, Lisbon (2019) Galerie Gregor Staiger, ZurichExplained Away”, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz (2019) “Diffusion Line”, Beursschouwburg, Brussels (2019), “Subject:Fwd:Unknown”, fffriedrich space, Frankfurt (2018), “new bulbs, new owner”, La Plage, Paris Pool 2, UKS, Oslo (2018).
Group shows include “It’s Urgent!”, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Heartland Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark (2019); “Standing Still, Lying Down, As If”, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit (2018), “Klassentreffen, Werke aus der Sammlung Gaby und Wilhelm Schürmann”, mumok, Vienna, Austria (2018), Manifesta 12, Palermo, Italy (2018)
Performances include Block Universe International Performance Art Festival, London, UK (2018), Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria (2018), Fri Art Centre d’Art Fribourg, Fribourg, Germany (2018), KW Institute for Contemporary Art Berlin, Berlin, Germany (2017)