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Luisa Spina

Luisa Spina

Born in Italy and based in London for the past decade, Luisa Spina carries on her practice as artist, social sculpture practitioner and educator/facilitator as a result of a professional development that started 15 years ago with her career in acting. Graduated in Fine Art in 2011 from Central Saint Martins, she specialised In sculpture, maintaining a strong interest in socio-political issues. In 2013 she undertook a Master degree In Social Sculpture as well as various courses in Philosophy for Children and Art Therapy. In 2016, she became a fellow at the Royal Society of Arts, for her cooking...

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Luisa Spina
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Nagore Legarreta

Nagore Legarreta

Nagore Legarreta studied Audiovisual Communication at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). Her interest in photography comes from her time working for the local paper “Hernaniko Kronika” (2003-2009). Since then she has been immersed in the world of photography, as both an artist and a teacher. Legarreta has found the perfect means of expression in pinhole photography. Her work has been exhibited in art centres and events including Photoespaña 2016, the Saatchi gallery (London), Muestra de Arte Joven de La Rioja, Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea (San Sebastian), Le Bel Ordinaire (Pau) and...

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SHARE THE SPACE
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Karla Tobar

Karla Tobar

Karla Tobar is an artist and researcher at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). She has published scientific articles, lectured at international conferences and participated in several exhibitions at museums and art centres in Europe and the Americas. Her work explores the influence of planned technological obsolescence in art and its possibility as a starting point for artistic production. Humans and machines connected by mistake to bring about other ways to develop aesthetic processes

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SHARE THE SPACE: < scanner - pack > bilbao - wroclaw
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Ewa Głowacka

Ewa Głowacka

Ewa Głowacka is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław, University of Wrocław and Universidad del Pais Vasco in Bilbao, and in her everyday practice she is active in graphic design. During her residency in Pilsen in 2016, she established contact with representatives of informal groups active on the borders of cultural sector and working partially next to or in opposition to big institutions. An effect of her two months research and work was individually designed zine the “Parallel Structure”, based on data, information and interviews collected and analysed by the artist. The...

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THINK URBAN: Parallel Structure
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Gabriela Kowalska

Gabriela Kowalska

Gabriela Kowalska is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław, scholar of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Poland, designer and curator. Last year in San Sebastian, which the same as Wrocław was the European Capital of Culture then, Kowalska worked on the project “What can I make for you”, combining art, design and sociology. On the basis of sixty interviews and observations, at the end of the residency she created an installation presenting inhabitants of San Sebastian, their needs as well as what they would like to change in their life, environment and city.

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THINK URBAN: What can I make for you?
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María Mayoral Moreno

María Mayoral Moreno

Mexican filmmaker and visual artist, María Mayoral Moreno studied a Bachelor of Arts in Film and Television at Centro de Diseño, Cine y Televisión, in Mexico City, focusing on film direction and complemented them with an exchange year at the Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film in Munich. María Mayoral’s screenplays and short films (fictional and dance films) have been awarded and shown in different film festivals and special screenings around the world. Additional to filmmaking, María Mayoral has developed a special interest in other artistic disciplines such as painting, stop motion animation,...

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Beyond Time/Poza czasem 2017
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