was born under the astrological sign of pisces. she spent her childhood
between the city and the countryside under the guidance of her artistic
parents. at the age of 17 she left the countryside altogether to
explore life in the big cities all over the world. back in vienna,
she met and befriended painters, photographers, and musicians. her
studio was a focal point for artists from different countries and
to finance her trips around the world she worked as an graphic designer.
her first pieces were created during this period of extended travel
to patmos (greece), africa and india. she developed her style of
"colourism" with the use of oil colours and oil pastels.
regardless of what style EvaT. decides to use, her trademark are
she also paints on heavy silk, up to 4 meters in length and laquered.
her last works are "light performance objects". these
works are painted silk, laquered on acrylic glass, with light performance
behind. some are up to three meters long with 800 lamps inside.
working with a special electric light system, they can be set to
several different light effects. also impressive are her "light
chairs", "light dolls"and "light tables.
is: "without light no colours".
stage costumes for clients such as Miles Davis, Joe Cocker, Nina
Hagen, Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Wolfgang Ambros, Christopher
Lambert and many others. she also works in film and television and
for video installations.
Studio Eva Tauchen
Tel 4301 512 41 98