Lia Quirina is an Austrian based artist and has been studying contextual painting with Ashley Hans Sheirl. In her* artistic practice she* transforms societal and gender issues into performances, installations, paintings and video. She* performs as a drag king. In our exhibition she* installs an alienworm costume that was used in a 2022 performance showing how the habitat of the worm changes over time, from a creepy hole to a public space. Photo courtesy of Julie Dadsétan. @liaquirina. “ALIENWURM”, 250 x 45 x 55 cm (legs 100 cm), textile, fabric, foam, metal wire, paper mache, plastic balls.