Guest Lecture: Rehousing Technosphere

29 February 13.00-15.00 2024
Project Studio at UID

We are happy to announce a talk by the artist duo Wang & Söderström. The duo are currently screening their film Rehousing Technospere at Vita kuben, Norrlandsoperan. The duo have a background in architecture, design and craft and Tim Söderlund will talk about their work and how they navigate in different fields with their interdisiplinary way of working. There will also be time for a collective dialogue and questions.

Wang & Söderström is a Swedish-born, Copenhagen-based artist and design duo consisting of Anny Wang and Tim Söderström. They are interested in investigating the relationship of digital technologies, ecology, materials and senses in the current and future digital and ecological shift. Their synthetic realities translates into sculptures, visual imagery and installations that bring craft, body, nature and technology together.Wang & Söderström’s works have been shown internationally in museums and art centers such as Ars Electronica in Linz, La Galleria Nazionale in Rome, The Design Museum in London, Copenhagen Contemporary in Copenhagen, MMCA in Seoul, ArkDes in Stockholm and Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum in New York. In 2021 the duo received the prestigious three-year work grant from the Danish Arts Foundation and in 2023 they won the Lumen Art Prize and The Biennale Award.

Tim Söderström (b.1988) graduated in 2015 from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture (MAA), Copenhagen. Anny Wang (b.1990) graduated in 2014 from HDK, Academy of Design and Crafts, University of Gothenburg (BFA), Gothenburg.