Bourgeois Problems: Selections From the Time Image
Artist Bio / CV
Born in Yonkers, NY
Lives in Los Angeles, CA
Sometimes credited as Vena Virago
MFA Film/Video. California Institute of the Arts
BFA Sculpture. Kansas City Art Institute
Recent Select Exhibitions/Screenings/Festivals
Figures. David Kordansky Gallery. Los Angeles; curated by William E. Jones
Honey Bunny. Circus Gallery. Los Angeles. (Solo exhibit)
BUMP: New and Rarely Seen Explicit Videos from Southern California Artists. LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions). Los Angeles.
Amsterdam Alternative Erotica Festival, Cinema OT31. Amsterdam The Netherlands; curated by Jennifer Lyon Bell
Artrotica. Silverlake Film Festival. Los Feliz 3. Los Angeles, CA.
LUST for LACE. LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions). Los Angeles, CA; curated by David Burns and Bruce Yonemoto.
Monkeytown Mash-up: Margie Schnibbe/Vena Virago: Monkeytown. Brooklyn, NY; curated by Sam Zimmerman
Porn Film Festival Athens. Athens, Greece; curated by Jürgen Brüning and Maria Cyber
Porn Film Festival Berlin. Neue Kant Kino. Berlin, Germany; curated by Jürgen Brüning
Sex Workers Film Festival. Roxy Cinema. San Francisco, CA; curated by Carol Leigh (aka Scarlot Harlot)
Spackled Glory Hole. Empathy Design Center. Pasadena, CA; curated by Martin Durazo and Mike Dee.
SWVII. Arena Studios New York, NY; curated by Audacia Ray.
ARTSLUT Videos:1975-2006. Monkeytown. Brooklyn, NY; curated by David Burns, Bruce Yonemoto and Sam Zimmerman
Melbourne Underground Film Festival. Melbourne Australia.
Porn Film Festival Berlin. Neue Kant Kino and Kino Arsenal. Berlin, Germany; curated by Jürgen Brüning.
Lehrer-Graiwer, Sarah. “Critics Picks: Margie Schnibbe at Circus Gallery” Artforum.com (June 2008).
Taft, Catherine. “Review: Figures at David Kordansky Gallery” Modern Painters.(June 2008) p. 94.
Taft, Catherine. “Catherine Taft’s Roundup of the Best Shows in LA. Saatchi Gallery Online. (June 2008).
Wigan, Mark. “Basics Illustration: Text and Image.” AVA Publishing. London. 2008. p 97.