Past Resident2017: Danish Arts Foundation, The Beckett Foundation, Den Hielmstierne-Rosencroneske Stiftelse, Knud Højgaards Fond
Søren Thilo Funder
Søren Thilo Funder’s works are carefully crafted cinematic mash-ups of diverse cultural fields and social histories, integrating aspects of critical theory, literature, cinema, popular culture and counterculture. Through the use of cinematic narratives, mise en scène and video documents the artist aspire to propose new connections between historical, cultural and political matter and generate new potential spaces, third places, for political contemplation and counter-memory.
Søren Thilo Funder lives and works in Denmark. He has participated in international exhibitions at 19th Biennale of Sydney; Overgaden Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen; 12th Istanbul Biennial; Turku Art Museum; Critical Distance, Toronto; amongst others.
Residents from Denmark
Past Resident2017: Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec
Eli Kerr is committed to artistic practices that investigate the unfolding of technological and social modalities. His research currently observes situational and environmental risk as a relation to legacies of modernity.
Eli Kerr (born 1988) is a Canadian curator based in Montréal. With interest in architecture and agency of infrastructures, Kerr co-founded VIE D’ANGE with Daphné Boxer in 2016. Their exhibition program borrows devices from theatre to explore the internalization of economic and historical complexities within a shifting built environment.
Events & Exhibitions
Residents from Canada
Past Resident2017: Estonian Contemporary Art Development Center
Anu Vahtra employs an artistic approach to site-specific, space-oriented problematics. Her installations, which often include photography, capture the surrounding spaces of their sites, making them both the subject and the physical form of the artwork.
Anu Vahtra has exhibited her work in Estonia and abroad including at the Contemporary Art Museum of Estonia, Tallinn; Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania; and Kjubh Kunstverein, Cologne. Vahtra has participated in residency programs in Norway and Lithuania, and is a founder of the independent publishing initiative Lugemik in Tallinn. She is the winner of the Köler Prize, 2015 and the Cultural Endowment of Estonia Annual Award, 2017.