"I have read this sentence somewhere and it is significant to me: 'Art should always touch, it is not just an inventory, but a look behind the scenes, a look into the soul - she is a reflex of her time.' I deal mainly with topics such as social environment, current affairs, transience, etc."
Born in Vienna, Brigitte Lichtenhofer-Wagner has been interested in painting and graphics from a young age. She learned her craft through workshops and self-experimentation. Brigitte received Fine Art training in 1978 with the Vienesse painter and graphic artist Florentina Pakosta. Since 2003 she has undergone intensive training at Art Community College as well as at Art Academy Geras (oil painting) with various academic painters and teaching in artist studios.
The artist has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions at home and abroad and participated in Int. ARTView Vienna, ART Innsbruck, Innsbruck and Vienna Art Box. Brigitte Lichtenhofer-Wagner received 3rd Place at ex aequo - ART Award 2017 of the Professional Association of Austrian Artists.
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