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Current Resident: Oct 1, 2019–Dec 31, 2019

Sobey Art Awards, National Gallery of Canada

Studio #204


Lou Sheppard

Lou Sheppard works with score, systems of notation, translation and metaphor to explore the performative powers of data and language. They have worked with a wide variety of source texts-diagnostic criteria from the DSM V, field recordings of birdsong, sea ice tracking data, executive management principles, government policy among others, to create scores, musical compositions, choreographies, and performances. Their work often leads them to collaborate with other artists, including musicians, visual artists and performing artists.

Lou Sheppard has exhibited work at the Toronto Biennial; Simon Fraser University, Vancouver; and the Antarctic Biennial, Antarctica/Moscow, among others.

Current Resident: Sep 1, 2019–Feb 29, 2020

Senate Department for Culture and Europe, Berlin

Studio #205


Anton Kats

Anton Kats is an artist and musician. Kats’ practice derives from informal everyday relationships and takes form of installations, performances, sound and radio interventions, and learning sites. He is concerned with the interplay between pragmatic and aesthetic dimensions of his practice.

Anton Kats’ works have been exhibited and performed in the Serpentine Galleries, Tate Modern, The Showroom, all London; Bergen Kunsthall; 10th Berlin Biennale; Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin; and documenta 14, Athens and Kassel. Kats was awarded a practice-based PhD from Goldsmiths, University of London.

Current Resident: Oct 1, 2019–Dec 31, 2019

SAHA Association

Studio #206


Volkan Kızıltunç

Volkan Kızıltunç is a photographer working in between still and moving image. His works focus on time, visual perception of memory, reconstruction, observation and typologies.

Volkan Kızıltunç has exhibited work at Istanbul Modern; Centre of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu (CoCA), Torun, Poland; Essl Museum, Vienna; TRAFO Center for Contemporary Art, Szczecin, Poland; Sinop Biennale; Akbank Art, Istanbul; Elgiz Museum, Istanbul; and Mas Museum, Antwerp, among others. He is the co-founder of NOKS Independent Art Space in Istanbul. He won the ESSL Art Award in 2013 and the Akbank Contemporary Artists Prize in 2015.

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