Wednesday 31st January 2024 Size Matters: Scale in Photography.

KUNSTPALAST, Dusseldorf Group Show. .

Everything changes in an image when the zoom slider is adjusted: certain things are highlighted, detached from their context, exaggerated or reinterpreted. They move closer to us, allowing us to study them, or blur before our eyes.

Sunday 31st December 2023 AWARE: Archives of Women Artists, Research and Exhibitions

I am very happy to be entered into the AWARE Archive co-founded in 2014, directed by Camille Morineau, curator and art historian, specialising in women artists. Biography text by Orit Gat.

“The primary ambition of AWARE is to rewrite the history of art on an equal footing. Placing women on the same level as their male counterparts and making their works known is long overdue.”

Saturday 23rd September 2023 The Colder the Weather the Warmer the Hearts.

In the exhibition The Colder the Weather the Warmer the Hearts, Clare Strand debuts her latest wearable photographic artworks with models from the Bodø community. The opening catwalk event showcases 7 dresses worn by 7 models ustilising imagery from the Archive Nordland. A narration will be offered by Strand, alongside live music and serving of refreshments and waffles.

The 7 outfits are then displayed in the gallery, hung from the cieling  for the remainder of the exhibition.

Curator Essay

Friday 8th September 2023 Fotomuseum Winterthur

Reviewer of portfolios for Fotomuseum Winterthur Platform. At the annual event Plat(t)form, 42 selected international photographers and artists offer an insight into their work. During the portfolio viewing event, the artists present their works to the public and a team of experts.