Barbara Holub (b. 1959 Stuttgart, Germany. Lives and works in Vienna.) Barbara Holub is an artist, architect and urban designer whose work examines social and personal identities through the modes of visual art, urban intervention and architecture. Initiative Island 2008 is a long-term work at Eastside Projects that dates back to the gallery’s inaugural exhibition. Recent solo and group exhibitions include Slow, Plymouth Arts Centre, 2007; Young Blood. I'm a Young 'Austerian' Architect!, Az West, Vienna, 2007; Transparadiso. A Little Too Far Ahead of Its Time - Avantgarde Versus Retrofiktion., Medienwerkstatt, Vienna, 2006.