Lechner Franka

Born in 1944 in Vienna, early childhood in South America. School in Vienna.
1962-64 studies at the Academy of Fine Arts with Prof. Sergius Pauser.
Since 1969 intensive exhibition activity in the field of textile art and also active as painter and poet.
1972-73 residence in Boston, USA. Since 1976 member of the Society of Visual Artist in Austria (Künstlerhaus Vienna).
1985 publication of a volume of poems “Sand is in the Fire,” Weilburg-Verlag, lives and works in Vienna and Roseburg am Kamp.

2008 Franka Lechner, Tapestry and Painting, Galerie mel contemporary, Vienna
2007 Austrian Cultural Forum, Washington DC, USA
2006 „Transcript“, Documentation Center of Modern Art, St. Pölten, Austria