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Dieter Roth Verlag: Music, Friends and Family

Dieter Roth Verlag: Music, Friends and Family

We are excited to share a radio program produced by Frederik Heidemann during his residency at Skaftfell: Dieter Roth Verlag: Music, Friends and Family This radio program digs into the musical work of artist Dieter Roth and the people surounding him throughout his life in Iceland and Switzerland. Though Roths practice is well established in the history of western art institutions, his musical works and imprint, “Dieter Roth Verlag”, remain lesser known chapters in the stories of his practice. Throughout an hour, the program showcases work from artists such as André Thomkins, Vera Roth, Hermann Nitsch, Colette Roper, Nam June […]

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Welcome Heejoon June Yoon

Welcome Heejoon June Yoon

Skaftfell warmly welcomes Heejoon June Yoon artist in residence for the month of January. Heejoon June Yoon is an interdisciplinary artist and educator whose work aims to uncover the ecology of absurdity and abnormal settings within the contemporary society through audiovisual making. Yoon’s recent work focuses on the interplay between body, form and shape in relation to semiotic theory. Inspired by how media technologies provide a new way of perception and communication, and a lot of miscommunications, she is making a series of landscapes and portraits of unknown lumps with A.I., collecting the machine’s algorithmic interpretation of her human-hand-drawings. She […]

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