Agnes Eva Molnar - La Santa

Agnes Eva Molnar

Hungary 1980

Performance Art, Photography, Video Art

www.agnesevamolnar.com

Agnes Eva Molnar
Agnes Eva Molnar
Female
Hungary
1980
August 6, 2017
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Agnes Eva Molnar is a media artist working mainly in the genres of photography and video, graduated in 2008, and completed her doctoral studies in 2013 in the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest. She attended the Berlin University of the Arts in the framework of different scholarships. Gender equality and social sexual roles are the main subjects lingering in the focus of her interest. Her photographs are staged, often set in private spaces, occasionally depicting an unexpected moment of an action, putting herself in the scene from time to time. In her series, La Santa, the artist brought into being the female version of El Santo, the male Mexican national hero and lucha libre wrestler.

Featured image: Agnes Eva Molnar – La Santa #5, 2017. 40 x 60 cm. Edition of 5 + 1 AP. Giclée print on acid free satin paper, dibond sheet. Photo courtesy 5 Pieces Gallery