Artist in Residence – Nate Gardner

Artist in Residence – Nate Gardner

Nate Gardner doesn’t like speaking about himself in the third person, so I won’t do that. I’m an artist and educator. I explore non-rational and dream experience, ritual, loneliness, fear, and mental wellbeing. I engage with moving image and sound, acting, dance,...
Artist in Residence – Anja Heide

Artist in Residence – Anja Heide

Anja Heide – Photographer, living and working in Münnerstadt / Bavaria/ Germany.I work mainly with the camera and am fascinated by the aesthetics of black and white photography.In the creative process, I let myself be inspired by the circumstances of the place I...
Artist in Residence – Mia Hochrein

Artist in Residence – Mia Hochrein

Mia Hochrein is a conceptual, multimedia artist who captures the essence of her surroundings and uses different tangible and intangible elements to show the intertemporal stories hidden in them.  As an artist, she begins her works by collecting things. These...
Artist in Residence – Ashley Lamb

Artist in Residence – Ashley Lamb

Ashley Lamb is an artist and educator currently based in Chicago. She uses found objects and discarded materials to create work that highlights the charm of the everyday. While at NES and in Iceland, she’s interested in looking closely, being present, and making...
Artist in Residence – Alyse Dietel

Artist in Residence – Alyse Dietel

“My name is Alyse, and I am an artist from California. I am also a rock climber and spend most of my time outdoors, where I am inspired by nature, wildlife, and the need to protect and conserve our natural environment. I draw with pen and paint with watercolor,...
Artist in Residence – Christina Sporrong

Artist in Residence – Christina Sporrong

Christina Sporrong is a metal sculptor and creator of interactive things. She lives between Taos, NM and Lund, Sweden. She dreams up large projects and fabricates them in steel using fire, scale, movement and sound to engage the audience.  This is her first NES...