2014-09-30

Elvira Dyangani Ose on a tour of Sweden with the support of Iaspis expert visiting program

After a couple of days in Gothenburg, filled with meetings with collaborative partners, visits to artists’ studios and the various venues of the biennial, Dyangani Ose and the GIBCA team headed off to Stockholm. Well in Stockholm the days consisted of more exiting meeting with art professionals, visits to the art schools and of course several studio visit with artists. The Stockholm visit came to a conclusion with Dyangani Ose giving her lecture “The Artist as Intellectual” at Iaspis/Konstnärsnämnden. 

As part of Dyangani Ose’s expert visiting program she then traveled on to Umeå where the Swedish Art Agency held their annual conference Samtidskonstdagarna. Last stop on the roundtrip was Malmö and Copenhagen where various meetings and studio visits continued.