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2019 Upcoming/ Kommande

 

My work / practice was selected out of 2500 nominations and submissions worldwide to be represented in                     Thames and Hudson's publication of 100 Sculptors of Tomorrow edited by Kurt Beers. For sale 5th September 2019.

 

Selected by the jurors are Anne Ellegood, Senior Curator at the Hammer Museum; Clare Lilley, Director of Programme at Yorkshire Sculpture Park; Jiang Jiehong, Professor of Chinese Art at Birmingham School of Art; Francesca Gavin, freelance writer, curator and editor whose credits include Dazed & Confused, Vogue, and Elle; David Huber, critic, editor, and frequent contributor to Artforum; Natalie King, curator and Senior Research Fellow at the Victorian College of Arts, Melbourne; Stefan Simchowitz, art collector, curator and advisor and Kurt Beers.

 

12-18 Aug 2019 Artist working residence funded by Helge Ax:son Johnssons foundation to create a new body of work in glassblowing techniques at the renowned The GlassFactory in Sweden for an exhibition later this year at Växjö Konsthall and next year as part of a project/ exhibition at Caraboo in Bristol, United Kingdom.

 

2019 Light commission proposal at Haninge Konsthall / Rudan gård Sweden. To light up an area with an artistic intervention to make the area feel more safe. Project: 'Blickfång'

 

2019

 

Bundoora Homestead Art Centre, Melbourne Australia, Group exhibition Prima Materia, from 11 May to

7 July 2019.

 

Titanik, Turku, Finland, the Witching Hour, curated by Elina Suoyrjö, 28th June-28th July, 2019

 

Thames Side Gallery, London, United Kingdom, groupshow, THE IMMEASURABLE, July 2019

 

Private Projects, Speaking In Tongues, Hobart Australia, solo project, 18th May -22nd June

 

2018

 

Selected by Tina Keane and BowArts to show a new iteration as an installation of my work Astralwomen (2016)

 

Visions in the Nunnery, @BowArts’ exciting 3-part showcase of moving image and performance, is back! I will be showing my work in programme 1, led by artist Tina Keane and opening at the #NunneryGallery on 28 Sep, exploring the body, feminism, obsession and the search for identity.

P.V 27th September 2018 (on until 28th Oct)

 

Longlisted Lumen Arts Prize London

Best in digital intervention in the Arts (Moving image category)

Black Opal installation SiO4H2O (first shown at Momentum Biennial)

http://enter.lumenprize.com/node/657

 

Exhibition Spaced 3 Art Gallery of Western Australia

Aug-Jan 2019

http://three.spaced.org.au/north-by-southeast-10

http://www.artgallery.wa.gov.au/index.asp

 

Commissioned 20 min audio piece for  XYL Sisters akousmatica as part of MONA FOMA, Tasmania 2018

#sistersakousmatica

#xyl

#mofo2018

 

https://mofo.net.au/event/xyl

http://www.sistersakousmatica.org

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

 

2017

 

MOMENTUM BIENNIAL- Alienation Edition 9

 

 

2017 Turf Projects, London curated by Jack Friswell

http://turf-projects.com/last-words-so-it-goes/

 

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

© photography Jenny Bergman

 

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

 

2016 

 

Screening of Zeus Tears, 1-30th Nov ELÄVÄ PORI, FINLAND

https://elavapori.wordpress.com/2016/10/28/kuukauden-videoteos-zeus-tears-2015-16-1-11-2016-30-11-2016/

 

Swedish Embassy writing about my work in Australia:

http://www.swedenabroad.com/en-GB/Embassies/Canberra/Current-affairs/Events/Swedish-artist-Linda-Persson-undertaking-a-residency-in-WA-and-exhibition-in-TAS-sys/

 

Nov 17th Artist Talk at Contemporary Arts of Tasmania, Australia

http://www.contemporaryarttasmania.org/program/linda-persson

 

SBS Australia, Swedish channel

Radio Interview from my work in Leonora, Goldfields, Australia (only in Swedish)

Interview by Ulrika Eriksson

http://media.sbs.com.au/audio/swedish_161116_587383.mp3

 

 

Oct-Dec 2016+ 2017/18, June exhibition Kommission / Commission / Residency Spaced 3 North by Southeast, Australia, Leonora

 

http://three.spaced.org.au/spaced-3-north-by-southeast/

 

June-Sep Kalmar Konstmuseum, Sweden 'Songlines for a new atlas' curated by Torun Ekstrand

Grupputställning / Group exhibition

 

English: http://www.kalmarkonstmuseum.se/en/exhibition/songlines-for-a-new-atlas/

Svenska: http://www.kalmarkonstmuseum.se/exhibition/songlines-for-a-new-atlas/

 

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)

 

http://residence-in-nature.se/project/residence-in-nature/#57487e9d71718

 

 

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

 

http://rogalandkunstsenter.no/

 

http://www.reddvelferden.org/

 

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

 

http://www.44moen.dk/

 

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

http://heyevent.uk/event/dpxdspur7rwfca/perpetual-liquidity-screening

 

Feb/March: Exhibition of moving image work The Astral Women at Canapé Canopy, Auckland, New Zealand

http://www.canapecanopy.com/

 

April: Selected for / Utvald till: Five2Watch: Natural Magic Axis web

http://www.axisweb.org/thinking-and-ideas/2016/04/five2watch-natural-wonders/

 

 

 

 

 

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