Art book – images from workshops, embroidered quotes, reflections, conversations, an interview and an essay
Sept 20th - October 19th
Sept 27th - November 23rd 2014
Exhibition period: Sept 27th – November 23rd 2014
2009 - 2011
A daily objective study of pain knotting knots in thin silk thread.
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..
Three objects made of: Mahogany wood, mirror, non-reflective glass, embroidered label, unique recycled antique white metal. Each 3,1 x 6,3 x 7,7 inches/ 8 x 16 x 19.5 cm
A performance by choreographer and dancer Runa Rebne (movement) and Lise Bjorne Linnert (voice)
2006 - ongoing
A global mass collaboration, protesting continuing murders of women in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. 6200 hand embroidered nametags (by January 2013). Each 2 x 8 cm, stitched by 4500 individuals in 375 globally arranged workshops
2012 - on going
Performance drawings, charcoal, pencil on Saunders waterford paper, 162x152cm
2006 - ongoing
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 reflection. My projects often take place over a longer period of time, in which investigating materials and theme are core elements.
Process, projects, performance, photography, drawing, textile, installations…