Myndlistamaðurinn Jude Griebel frá Kanada verður með sýningu í Populus tremula á Akureyri um næstu helgi.
Jude dvaldi í Nesi í ágúst á síðasta ári. Afterworks eru verk þar sem Jude hefur fengið fólk sem hann þekkir til að skrifa sér texta þar sem það lýsir því hvað það heldur að gerist eftir að það deyr. Hann málar síðan verk útfrá sinni túlkun á textanum. Continue reading Sýning Nes listamanns á Akureyri
We have available residency spaces in August, September, November and December 2011.
We are also accepting applications for 2012. Continue reading Open call for fall 2011
Special stipend for May 2011
A EUR 200 (about USD 280) stipend is now available for residents in May. And we still have openings …
The stipend project has to involve the Skagaströnd community in some way. This can be, for example, a short course for the public, a community workshop, or a performance etc. Continue reading Open for applications
Morgunblaðið 22.mars 2011 eftir Ólaf Bernódusson
Aimée Xenou er listamannsnafn Ninette Rothmüller sem dvalist hefur í Nes listamiðstöðinni á Skagaströnd síðan í lok nóvember. Aimée er gjörningalistamaður og nýverið stóð hún fyrir tveimur slíkum með hálfs mánaðar millibili þó að þeir væru tengdir innbyrðis. Fjöldi manns hefur sótt þessa tvo gjörninga enda hafa þeir báðir verið áhugaverðir og nýstárlegir hvor á sinn hátt. Continue reading 500 kökusneiðar
Canadian artist Christie Kirchner showed „Secret Futures“, a collection of drawings created by the artist during a 5-week residency at the Nes artist studios last night. Continue reading Open studios March 2011
A 200€ (280$) stipend is now available for residents in April. And we still have openings …
The stipend project has to involve the Skagaströnd community in some way. This can be f.exp. be a short course for the public, workshop, performance etc.
To submit an application, please fill out the application form and send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- A CV or resumé
- Short project description/intentions for your stay
- Four work samples in jpeg format, marked with artists name and title
Continue reading Special stipent for April 2011
In December last year we had the privilege to host Tatiana Ginsberg here at Nes. She is papermaker and specializes in traditional Japanese papermaking. She taught a short course where we got to learn how to make really thin and beautiful paper. Here below you can see a video that Joseph Marhl made.
Continue reading Japanese papermaking – Japönsk pappírsgerð
One of our artists Alec Von Bargen has been invited as part of the official selection to show at the pavilion of Costa Rica at the 54th Venice Biennale in Venice, Italy. Alec stayed at Nes in September 2009. Using a tiny point-and-shoot camera, Alec Von Bargen seeks to capture the realities of our world one moment at a time. Alec Von Bargen works all over the world but lives in the Mayan jungle near Akumal, Mexico. We are very happy for Alec and proud to be a part of his journey as an artist. To check out Alec’s work please visit his website: http://alec360.com