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ID: 500104306
 
Record Type: Person
Vasulka, Steina (Icelandic video artist and musician, born 1940)

Note: She trained as a violinist and played with the Iceland Symphony Orchestra. She met Woody Vasulka in Prague in the early 1960s. Together they later founded The Kitchen in New York City in 1971, where they had settled in 1965.

Names:
Vasulka, Steina (preferred,V,index,LC)
Steina Vasulka (V,display)
Steina (U)
Steinunn Briem Bjarnadóttir (U)
Bjarnadóttir, Steinunn Briem (U)

Nationalities:
Icelandic (preferred)
Scandinavian

Roles:
artist (preferred)
video artist
musician
installation artist

Gender: female

Events:
active:   United States (North and Central America) (nation)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
collaborated with ....  Etra, Bill  
................................  (American video artist and electronic designer, 1947-2016) [500062305]
partner in ....  Vasulka, Woody and Steina  
..................  (American video artists, contemporary) [500350782]
partner of ....  Vasulka, Woody  
..................  (Czech video artist and filmmaker, born 1937, active in the United States) [500073167]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Vasulka, Steina (I)

Biographies:
(Icelandic video artist and musician, born 1940) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Icelandic video artist, musician in USA, b.1940) ..... [BHA]
(artist, born 1940) ..... [GRL]

Sources and Contributors:
Bjarnadóttir, Steinunn Briem ........ [GRL]
.........................................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 78079970
Steina ........ [GRL]
...............  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 78079970
Steina Vasulka ........ [VP]
..............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Steinunn Briem Bjarnadóttir ........ [GRL]
.......................................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 78079970
Vasulka, Steina ........ [BHA Preferred, GRL Preferred]
................................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 78079970

Subject: ........ [BHA, Gallery Systems, GRL, VP]
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
....................  Cathcart, Vasulka (1978) p.21
....................  Furlong, Notes toward a history of image-processed video: Steina and Woody Vasulka, Afterimage 11/5 (1983)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n78079970
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  International Directory of Exhibiting Artists (1982-) 1983
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n78079970
....................  Video Art (1975) 44
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... The Kitchen [online] (2016-)
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