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(x)sites Kattegattleden 2018

Konstupplevelser längs Kattegattleden under perioden 29 juni – 7 oktober 2018. Vernissage 29 juni 2018.

(X)sites är ett konstprojekt med temporär offentlig konst längs Kattegattleden arrangerat av Konstnärscentrum Väst. Under sommaren 2017 var ett trettiotal konstnärer på plats i Halland, Skåne och Västra Götaland (cykelleden Sjuhäradsrundan) för att skapa platsspecifika konstverk efter leden.

2018 är (X)Sites på plats längs leden igen med ett stort antal nationella och internationella konstnär som gör sina tolkningar av landskapet längs leden.

I dagsläget är nedan konstnärer utvalda. Dock är platserna för verken inte klara ännu.

Jette Mellgren, Danmark
Mariano León, Peru
Martinka Bobrikova & Oscar de Carmen, Norge
Sofie Sundberg, Sverige
Annelie Nilsson, Sverige
Roger Rigorth, Schweiz
Roy Staab, USA
Ingrid Ogenstedt, Island
Anna Smillidotter, Sverige
Åsa Frankenberg, Sverige
Aski Dahl, Sverige
Anna Örtemo, Sverige
Emille de Blanche, Sverige
Joel Danielsson, Sverige
Johan Tiren, Sverige

The five (pillars of (X)Sites are:

The Exhibition
Artistic methods, explorations and the artits relationship to the landscapes are the foundation for the exhibitions. Throught analytical and artistic abilty the landscapes are examined through artworks and there processes.

The College of Artists
Through conversaions and cooperation in a peer enviroment, without competition, a turist between the artists are created to share and speak on art and process. To take part of the sites, landscapes, process and methods to penetrate the different layers along the west coast of Sweden.

Cultural Hertige
What the landscapes hold in terms of nature, biology, materials, scale, emotions, conditions, smells, crops, ongoing civic processes, history, archeology, heritage etc, are some of the inputs that makes the building-blocks for the artists and are presented through the artworks. Thel landscapes are both rural and urban, all with their specific characteristics.

Public Event
Specific events are created for the public to gain new knowledge about the relationship to the public space and its history. These are happenings, performances, seminars, guided shows etc. to inolve the public about the common spaces. All in relation to the finished artworks and the space.

Platform
The collected experiences from (X)Sites, the artistic methods, processes and the public meetings with the art, is the foundation to create a sustainable platform and development of the project, created together with all the municipalities and regions.

Futher information can be found on www.landart.se