Art Residence: Ina Otzko (Norway)
03.10 - 17.10.2016
Program: [Art residence]
Ina Otzko is a Norwegian artist and curator. Holds a dual Master’s from the Image and Communication and Fine Art programs at Goldsmith College in London and an additional Master’s degree in Sound studies from the Berlin University of Arts. She actively participates in the work of many cultural institutions in Norway and abroad as an artist and curator. In her performance and photo/video projects, Otzko works with the theme of identity and corporeality in a personal and societal context. Many of her works explore how new spaces transpire or are created between the meeting and the confrontation between the inner and the outer, longing and belonging, intimacy and vulnerability. (“Interiors” (2012-2015), “LDL / Mutatio” (2007), “Pebbles & Panties - Bell Set No.1” (2013), “Mothers Garden” (2010). Otzko’s portfolio also includes several installations, including “Stay a while you are so beautiful,” created in 2012 for Konsthall Luleå. Artist’s website: www.inaotzko.net/
In Kronstadt Ina Otzko will prepare a video work for the exhibition "Rhetorics of Power" that will be held at the Museum of Nonconformist Art from October 15 till November 20, 2016.