Maria Korporal was born 1962 in Sliedrecht, the Netherlands. She studied graphics and painting at the St. Joost Academy of Fine Arts in Breda. During her studies she began working with photography and she graduated with, among other things, a video installation. After her studies, in 1986, she moved to Rome, Italy, where she lived until 2013. Since 2014 she has lived and worked in Berlin.
The artistic production of Maria Korporal includes video art, installations, interactive art and performances. Besides she is active as web- and graphic designer.
VideoChannel – [self]~imaging
CologneOFF VIII 2012
CologneOFF IX 2013
CologneOFF X 2014
The Refugee Film Collection 2016
Hiroshima/Fukushima Memorial 2016
The W:OW Project 2017
The Wake Up Memorial – Corona! Shut down!
video title: The First After-Corona Kiss, 2020, 4:05
In this video I visualize the tensions of the Coronavirus situation and the lockdown. In the end I imagine the liberation and the beauty of the time when we can hug each other again: it will feel like the magic of your first romantic kiss ever.