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Ng'endo Mukii, independent filmmaker

Ng’endo Mukii, independent filmmaker

  Ng’endo Mukii is an award-winning film director, most well known for film ‘Yellow Fever’. Her documentary-animation exploring Western influences on African women’s ideals of beauty. Ng’endo focuses on relationships and the separation between perception and reality. At the prestigious Design Indaba conference (2015), she gave a presentation, ‘Film Taxidermy and Re-Animation,’ proposing the use...
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Matias Factorovich exhibition in Barcelona "See the World"

Matias Factorovich exhibition in Barcelona “See the World”

Matias Factorovich, visual artist from Alta Gracia, Córdoba, Argentina, was linked to the art world sinceadolescence. His first non-conventional exhibitions marked an early stage to his artistic development. During these exhibitions, he was investigating different media: from painting, poetry and photography to performance. During his stay in Buenos Aires he exhibited in a large number...
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Sculptor in residency Caroline Bugby

Sculptor in residency Caroline Bugby

Caroline Bugby is a sculptor and installation artist from the UK. She received her Masters in Fine Art from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. During her residency at Jiwar she will be exploring ideas centred around construction and found fragments, focusing on Antoni Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia church as a source of inspriration. “A...
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Illustrator in residency Cara Hanley

Illustrator in residency Cara Hanley

Cara Hanley received a Bachelor of Arts in art history and psychology from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, a Master of Social Work in clinical social work from the University at Albany, and have also completed fine arts coursework at the School of Visual Arts in New York City and University at Albany. In the summer...
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Artist in residency Roberta Conti

Artist in residency Roberta Conti

Roberta Conti was born in Tourin, now lives and works at Agugliano close to Ancona in Italy. She studied at Art college Institute of Art at Ancona and then obtain Degree in Art DAMS (Art) University of Bologna. She studied also at CNIPA Institute at Ancona and studied at School of Nude Academy of Fine...
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Wolfe Girardin Jodoin, artist in residence

Wolfe Girardin Jodoin, artist in residence

Wolfe Girardin Jodoin is a multidisciplinary artist born and raised in Montreal, Canada. He graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2016. In 2017, he did a 3-month artist residency at Bilpin international ground for Creative initiatives in Australia and he had his first solo exhibit at Black Cat Gallery, Melbourne....
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Ann Mackowski visual artist in residence

Ann Mackowski visual artist in residence

Ann Mackowski is a San Francisco born artist whose work focusses on history, mythology, and cultural revolutions, and how ideology is expressed in actual physical space. As an artist in residence at Jiwar, she is focussing on the multiple waves of foreign influence associated with Barcelona’s architecture and organisation.  
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Paula Suominen - Visual artist in residence Feb 2018

Paula Suominen – Visual artist in residence Feb 2018

Paula Suominen is a Finnish artist, living and working in Posio, Lapland. She is graduate in Fine Art, University of Applied Sciences Tartu Körgem kunstiskool, department of painting, Tartu Estonia. Suominen is members Finnish Painters´ Union, Artists Association of Lapland and Turku Artists´ Association. Paula Suominen is interested in natural light and colours. Her artworks...
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Anastasia Akhvlediani - Visual artist in residence 01/2018

Anastasia Akhvlediani – Visual artist in residence 01/2018

Anastasia Akhvlediani is a Tbilisi (Georgia) based artist working in painting, sculpture and installation. Currently she studies Visual Arts, Architecture and Design School (VAADS) at Free University , Tbilisi. Her works mostly are inspired by her Surroundings. Lately she started working to translate anccient Georgian artifacts and ornaments into the Contemporary art.
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Artists conversation 2: Elif Gülen (Istanbul) & Raquel Friera (BCN)

Artists conversation 2: Elif Gülen (Istanbul) & Raquel Friera (BCN)

Elif Gülen and Raquel Friera exchange their experiences as artists in Barcelona and Istanbul and discuss about memory, public and private space, time and visual arts in eastern and western world.
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