Adrian Piper (b. 1948, USA) is an artist and philosopher based in Berlin (DE). Her acclaimed retrospective ‘Adrian Piper: A Synthesis of Intuitions, 1965-2016’ appeared at The Museum of Modern Art, New York in 2018 along with solo exhibition ‘Adrian Piper: The Mythic Being’ at MAMCO, Geneva (Oct. 2017- Feb. 2018). Piper’s work has appeared in major museums and public institutions worldwide since 1969 and in 2015 she won the ‘Golden Lion’ in the International Exhibition of the 56th Venice Biennale. Acclaimed published essays by Piper, are ‘Out of Order, Out of Sight: Selected Writings in Meta-Art and Art Criticism, 1967-1992’, 2 vols. (MIT Press, 1996) and ‘Escape to Berlin: A Travel Memoir’ (Adrian Piper Research Archive Foundation Berlin, 2018).