Photo: Emma Krantz/Skissernas Museum

Artist in residence

With generous support from the LMK-Stiftelsen, Skissernas Museum – Museum of Artistic Process and Public Art is establishing an international residence program for professional artists. Every year over a three-year period, a recognised international artist will be offered the opportunity to work in association with Skissernas Museum – Museum of Artistic Process and Public Art and its collections, within the active interdisciplinary environment of Lund University.

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Nina Katchadourian

Nina Katchadourian will be the first artist in residence at Skissernas Museum. During 2018, she will spend several periods at the Museum, engaging with the collection and developing a permanent work for the sculpture park. Katchadourian is an American interdisciplinary artist of Armenian and Finnish-Swedish descent whose work includes video, performance, sound, sculpture, photography and public projects.

She has exhibited in exhibitions at institutions such as the Serpentine Gallery, de Appel, Palais de Tokyo, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Turku Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, ICA Philadelphia, Brooklyn Museum, MoMA and MoMA PS1. Her mid-career survey "Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser" opened at the Blanton Museum of Art, in Austin, Texas, in March 2017 and is traveling to the Cantor Center at Stanford University in September 2017, and to the ICA at VCU in Richmond, Virginia, in April 2018.

Katchadourian lives and works in Brooklyn and in Berlin and she is an associate professor at New York University.