The initial list of artists participating in this year’s edition of the Lofoten International Art Festival has been revealed earlier this week during a press event held in Venice. The artist were invited to the show curated by Heidi Ballet and Milena Hoegsberg and opening on September 1 are:
Born in Lebanon. Lives and works in New York City, USA.
Born in Lithuania. Lives and works Holland.
Ho Tzu Nyen
Born, lives and works in Singapore.
Born in Japan. Lives and works in Oslo, Norway.
Born Australia. Lives and works Los Angeles, USA.
Born in Norway. Lives and works Copenhagen, Denmark.
Elin Már Øyen Vister
Born in Norway. Lives and works in, Lofoten, Norway.
Born in Denmark. Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Born in UK. Lives and works in Berlin, Germany.
Born in France. Lives and works in Grenoble, France.
Born in Greenland. Lived and worked in Denmark (1958-2007),
with Anders Jørgensen
Born in USA. Lives and works Houston, Texas, USA.
Silje Figenschou Thoresen
Born Norway. Lives and works in Kirkenes, Norway.
Further artists will be announced in the coming months.