Saskia Holmkvist

Lives and works in Oslo and Stockholm

Saskia Holmkvist work reflects professionalization of language and concerns of translatability within identity politics. In the process she explores the negotiation of undertaking roles and how present language structures affect the politics of these positions.

Saskia Holmkvist selects protagonists, unchains a situation, or situates us in a scenario giving the directors position away. The work involves, performative strategies, site-specific projects and film and video. She often draws on participation and performance in creating encounters and narratives between protagonists inspired from journalism, improvisational theatre and psychology to reflect the boundaries between language, representation and reality.

Forskningsresultater

  • Collectif Jeune Cinéma, Festival des Cinémas Différents (2020).
    Annen presentasjon. Les mer
  • BIFPA 2020 - Belfast International Festival of Performance Art (2020).
    Annen presentasjon. Les mer
  • The Curatorial Incubator V.16: Living in Hope – Program #3 Curated by Sanjit Dhillon: Slow Unfurling (2020).
    Kunstutstilling. Les mer
  • Canopy - Roundabout (2020).
    Kunstutstilling. Les mer
  • Survival Kit - Annual Contemporary Art Festival (2020).
    Kunstutstilling. Les mer
  • Scoring - a Workshop, text work and a film. (2020).
    Rapport. Les mer
  • Procession Action Tour : a performative city tour (2019).
    Rapport. Les mer
  • Dog is Dog - a performance (2019).
    Rapport. Les mer
  • Art and Its Double: Creating embodied knowledge through arts (2019).
    Faglig foredrag. Les mer
  • Momentum10: The Emotional Exhibition (2019).
    Kunstutstilling. Les mer