2017 - ongoing
- thread and lines to translate and investigate emotions – a work in progress
2006 - ongoing
A global mass collaboration, protesting continuing murders of women in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. Approximately 7900 hand embroidered nametags (by June 2016). Each 2 x 8 cm, stitched by 4800 individuals in about 500 globally arranged workshops
2017 - 2019
A collaborative project merging art, fashion and activism to empower women and raise awareness and protest violence towards women
spring 2017 - spring 2018
New collaborative work in progress. Collaborating with priest Elisabeth Thorsen and inmates Ila prison
12 min video by Harald Gunnar Paalgard, filmed during workshops at Hå mottakssenter
Textile sculpture, including 75 cards with texts from people living in different Refuge camps in Norway (Oslo, Dikemark and Hå)
Site specific installation of textile and 150 drawings made by people living at Hå mottak center
2013 - 2014
Collaboration with philosopher Lars Fr. H Svendsen
I go for a walk in my neighborhood. I dont have other plans for my stroll than to walk and gather my thoughts as I move about..
2006 - ongoing, performed at openings of Desconocida Unknown Ukjent
A performance, using voice and silence, held at each exhibition opening where Desconocida Unknown Ukjent is installed.
I am interested in art´s possibility to be a voice that can bring challenging or unpalatable questions closer, not to provide definitive answers but in order to enable reflections. When we come close we tend to care more…Core elements in my art practice are collaboration and time, projects develop and expand over time, some may last several years.
Process, projects, textile, drawing, performance, photography, installations…