Ortmeyer's work is based on her research on the history of style and delves into associations between culture and history. Frieze magazine describes her work as, "attempt[ing] to express a sense of living history, by appropriating museum pieces, photographs, concepts, anecdotes, slogans or poses." She earned an MA from Offenbach University of Art and Design and studied under Wolfgang Tilmans and Simon Starling at the Städelschule in Frankfurt am Main until 2008. Sarah Ortmeyer lives and works in Vienna, Austria.
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