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HDK-alumnis to exhibit at Rovaniemi Art Museum

The exhibition Sámi Contemporary at Rovaniemi Art Museum shows over 20 Sami artists from the Nordic countries. Two of them are Victoria Andersson and Britta Marakatt-Labba, former students in Textile Art at HDK in Göteborg.

The exhibition focuses on high quality and challenging works of contemporary art. Artists discuss specific values and practices from inside Sámi culture and contemporary global art. The exhibition was made possible through a collaboration between the University of Lapland, the Sámi Centre for Contemporary Art (Karasjok, Norway) and the Museum of Norrbotten (Luleå, Sweden).
Sámi Contemporary will be exhibited at Rovaniemi Art Museum March 7 – May 25, and then proceed to Museum of Norrbotten June 18 – August 24. It will finish at Sámi Centre for Contemporary Art in Karasjok, Norway Nov 14 – January 4.

You can follow the exhibition and see pictures at their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/samicontemporary
In addition, learn more here.

Black Rain by Victoria AnderssonDownload