CURRENT AND FORTHCOMING
2019 / 2020
#artistsupportpledge initiated by matthewbussowsstudio is an initiative to help artists sell work and sustain some production during covid-19. See my Instagram for artworks for sale (at maximum £200/ 2500SEK) @_linda_persson_
Myco-Lective Artists Chisenhale studio programme 2020-21 (Adapted due to Covid-19)
Scottish Sculpture Workshop Summer Residency 2020 (postponed due to Covid-21)
OMAKA resturant commissioned me to produce a unique ceramic breast sculpture fountain, 'The Great Tit' for their new venue on Östermalm in Stockholm. Due to COVID-19 the resturant plans to open August 2020. more to come on this.
START, Group show / samlings utställning, Örebro Konsthall, Sweden, Jan 25th-15 March, 2020
Blickfång / Eyecatcher public outdoor light/sculpture commission Haninge Kommun, Sweden organised by Anna Ahlstrand. Opened February 18th 2020, Handen/ Haninge Municipality
Between Old Bones and New Moons, soloshow, AP Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam, until January 11th 2020
Curated by Birta Guðjónsdóttir (Venice Biennial Icelandic Pavillion curator 2019)
To Breathe Through The Bones Of The Dead, soloshow, Växjö Konsthall, Sweden, until 12th January 2020
Curated by Filippa de Vos
Suported by Växjö Konsthall, A-N UK, Helge Ax:son Johnssons Foundation
Glass made with glasblower Peter Kuchinke at The Glass Factory, Boda
Motståndets Tid (Time for Resistance), Grupp utställning/ groupshow, Tegen 2/ Konstfrämjandet Stockholm, Sweden, until 1st Dec 2019
Curated by Ulrika Flink och Antonie Frank Grahamsdaughter
100 Sculptors of Tomorrow My work was selected out of 2500 nominations and submissions worldwide to be represented in Thames and Hudson's worldwide distributed publication, edited by Kurt Beers. For sale 5th September 2019.
BAAL (British Association Applied Linguistics) 1st prize for Light & Language project in Eastern Goldfields with Wongatha women Geraldine Hogarth and Luxie Redmond-Hogarth
Bundoora Homestead Art Centre, Melbourne Australia, Group exhibition Prima Materia, from 11 May to
7 July 2019. Supported by The Swedish Arts Committee
Titanik, Turku, Finland, the Witching Hour, curated by Elina Suoyrjö, 28th June-28th July, 2019
Thames Side Gallery, London, United Kingdom, groupshow, Curated by Hannah Conroy (Kunstraum London & Linda Persson, artist) THE IMMEASURABLE, July 2019. Arts Council Funded, UK
Private Projects, Speaking In Tongues, Hobart Australia, solo project, 18th May -22nd June
The Swedish Arts Committee
Visions in the Nunnery, BowArts, London.
#NunneryGallery on 28 Sep-27th Oct, exploring the body, feminism, obsession and the search for identity.
Selected by filmmaker/artist Tina Keane and BowArts to show a new iteration as an installation of my work Astralwomen (2016)
Longlisted Lumen Arts Prize London
Best in digital intervention in the Arts (Moving image category)
Black Opal installation SiO4H2O (first shown at Momentum Biennial)
Exhibition Spaced 3 Art Gallery of Western Australia
Supported by the Swedish Arts Committee
Commissioned 20 min audio piece for XYL Sisters akousmatica as part of MONA FOMA, Tasmania 2018
XYL by Sisters Akousmatica is supported by the Arts Tasmania's Artist Investment Program 2017.
5-10th March exchange visit in Ireland at Burren
I will continue to work on my project around the cursed Blue Maiden Island as part of a larger projects initiated by Bodil Petersson, fil dr, docent in archeology, Linnéuniversity, Sweden.
Experimental Heritage 2016-2018
MOMENTUM BIENNIAL- Alienation Edition 9
2017 Turf Projects, So it Goes London curated by Jack Friswell
2017 New commission at Södersjukhuset, Änglarummet, maternity ward, Stockholm, Sweden
bought by Stockholms Läns Landsting as part of their Art collection in hospitals
Berget. Tre Månar 2017. The Mountain. Three moons. 2017
Photography/ digital collage on silk (giclee print), handmade birchply frames
Oct 2016- February 2017 with Laure Prouvost "love amongsst us" as part of Higher Grounds...
- Luzern Kunstmuseum, Schweiz / Switzerland
An indepth interview with images (28 pages) in LandEscape Art Review, 2016/17
Screening of Zeus Tears, 1-30th Nov ELÄVÄ PORI, FINLAND
Nov 17th Artist Talk at Contemporary Arts of Tasmania, Australia
SBS Australia, Swedish channel
Radio Interview from my work in Leonora, Goldfields, Australia (only in Swedish)
Interview by Ulrika Eriksson
Oct-Dec 2016+ 2017/18, June exhibition Kommission / Commission / Residency Spaced 3 North by Southeast, Australia, Leonora
Kalmar Konstmuseum, Sweden 'Songlines for a new atlas' curated by Torun Ekstrand
Grupputställning / Group exhibition
19th August: Filmvisning / samtal, Filmscreening / talk- The Astral Women / Astral Kvinnorna (2016)
Residence-in-nature, sommarprogram, Hovmantorp, Småland
Time: kl 20.00
Med Siw Carlsson, Skådespelare (en av huvud aktörerna i Astralkvinnorna)
26/27 August: Performance / video weekend, Norway, Sokndal / Stavanger
A variation of the performative piece The Green Room- after Henning, all the cage is the stage first made for the Exhibition, Kunsthal 44, Møen, Denmark______ ////// /O/O/O/O (Der Mund spricht die Gedanken aus - Die Landschaft gibt ihren Klang) to open June 25th 2016 curated by Nico Anklam
June: A new performative piece The Green Room: after Henning, all the cage is the stage, for the Exhibition, Kunsthal 44, Møen, Denmark______ ////// /O/O/O/O (Der Mund spricht die Gedanken aus - Die Landschaft gibt ihren Klang) to open June 25th 2016 curated by Nico Anklam
28th May, Filmvisnng / Filmscreening Perpetual Liquidity as part of the exhibition 'of the sea' at The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Kent, UK. Selected: Astral women.
Curated by Adam Chodzko and Hannah Conroy
Feb/March: Exhibition of moving image work The Astral Women at Canapé Canopy, Auckland, New Zealand
April: Selected for / Utvald till: Five2Watch: Natural Magic Axis web