PARTICIPANTS 2017.

HANNAH ROWAN / DESERT 23°S ARTIST BASED in lonoon, uk. currently studying ma sculpture at royal college of art. supported by arts council england.

HANNAH ROWAN / DESERT 23°S

ARTIST BASED in lonoon, uk. currently studying ma sculpture at royal college of art. supported by arts council england.

CAMILLA REYMAN / tropic 8°N, desert 23°S

ARTIST BASED in COpenhagen, denmark. Graduated from the Royal Academy of Fine Art in 2013. supported by danish arts foundation.

ANNIE GrOVE WHITE / DESERT 23°S ARTIST & PHOTOGRAPHER BASED in WALES, UK. FORMER Lecturer in Graphic Communication (theory and practice) at Cardiff Metropolitan University. SUPPoRTED BY ArtS council Wales.

ANNIE GrOVE WHITE / DESERT 23°S

ARTIST & PHOTOGRAPHER BASED in WALES, UK. FORMER Lecturer in Graphic Communication (theory and practice) at Cardiff Metropolitan University. SUPPoRTED BY ArtS council Wales.

JAŠA (Mrevlje-Pollak) / DESERT 23°S ARTIST Living and working in Ljubljana, slovenia and New York. Graduated in 2006 at the Academy of Fine Arts, Venice, Italy. supported by ministry of ARTS, slovenia.

JAŠA (Mrevlje-Pollak) / DESERT 23°S

ARTIST Living and working in Ljubljana, slovenia and New York. Graduated in 2006 at the Academy of Fine Arts, Venice, Italy. supported by ministry of ARTS, slovenia.

EVA OSTROWSKA / DESERT 23°S Performance ARTIST & photographer from france/ukraine with MA fine arts from sorbonne university, fr. her artist book is now held in the permanent collection of moma, new york.

EVA OSTROWSKA / DESERT 23°S

Performance ARTIST & photographer from france/ukraine with MA fine arts from sorbonne university, fr. her artist book is now held in the permanent collection of moma, new york.

CONSTANCE WALSH / DESERT 23°S WRITER & poet based in nyc. graduated from Columbia University with a Master's in Mind-Body-Spirit Psychology, and completed BA at NYU  in Studio Art, Art History, and Philosophy.

CONSTANCE WALSH / DESERT 23°S

WRITER & poet based in nyc. graduated from Columbia University with a Master's in Mind-Body-Spirit Psychology, and completed BA at NYU  in Studio Art, Art History, and Philosophy.

FRANcesca deluca / DESERT 23°S Painter, photographer and farmer based in Portland, Maine USa.    

FRANcesca deluca / DESERT 23°S

Painter, photographer and farmer based in Portland, Maine USa.

 

 

HARTWICK HANSON / DESERT 23°S sculptor and printmaker based in nyc. graduated from Parsons the New School for Design in 2011.

HARTWICK HANSON / DESERT 23°S

sculptor and printmaker based in nyc. graduated from Parsons the New School for Design in 2011.

ALEYDA ROCHA / DESERT 23°S, ARCTIC 78°N mexican artist, technologist and data ethnographer who works in drawing, research, text and digital. worked previously at Google. Supported by Copenhagen institute of interactive design.

ALEYDA ROCHA / DESERT 23°S, ARCTIC 78°N

mexican artist, technologist and data ethnographer who works in drawing, research, text and digital. worked previously at Google. Supported by Copenhagen institute of interactive design.

MIRA ANDRES / DESERT 23°S swiss photographer currently based in wales. Former student of the University of the Arts in Zurich, and graduated from the University of South Wales, newport in Documentary Photography.

MIRA ANDRES / DESERT 23°S

swiss photographer currently based in wales. Former student of the University of the Arts in Zurich, and graduated from the University of South Wales, newport in Documentary Photography.

hanna mattes / DESERT 23°S artist & photographer based between amsterdam & berlin. graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld Academy, amsterdam in 2006. represented by Belmacz in London.

hanna mattes / DESERT 23°S

artist & photographer based between amsterdam & berlin. graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld Academy, amsterdam in 2006. represented by Belmacz in London.

ALISA TANAKA KING / DESERT 23°S artist based in melbourne, australia. graduated from The Victorian College of the Arts with a Ba in Fine Art, majoring in printmaking and drawing in 2009 and a Postgraduate Diploma of Performance Creation in 2012.

ALISA TANAKA KING / DESERT 23°S

artist based in melbourne, australia. graduated from The Victorian College of the Arts with a Ba in Fine Art, majoring in printmaking and drawing in 2009 and a Postgraduate Diploma of Performance Creation in 2012.

LINN hoseth / DESERT 23°S visual artist living in oslo, norway. Graduated from Trondheim Academy of Fine Art, NTNU in 2014.    

LINN hoseth / DESERT 23°S

visual artist living in oslo, norway. Graduated from Trondheim Academy of Fine Art, NTNU in 2014.

 

 

eduardo muÑoz / DESERT 23°S COMPOSER & Musician based in chile. has a masters degree from the conservatory of liceu, barcelona.  

eduardo muÑoz / DESERT 23°S

COMPOSER & Musician based in chile. has a masters degree from the conservatory of liceu, barcelona.

 

amy leung / arctic 78°n visual Artist based in london, uk. graduated from camberwell college of art with a ba in sculpture, 2014. part of AltMFA and Associated Clay workers union.

amy leung / arctic 78°n

visual Artist based in london, uk. graduated from camberwell college of art with a ba in sculpture, 2014. part of AltMFA and Associated Clay workers union.

KIERAN RID / arctic 78°n artist and comic illustrator based in uk. Graduated from camberwell college of Art with a ba in drawing in 2014.

KIERAN RID / arctic 78°n

artist and comic illustrator based in uk. Graduated from camberwell college of Art with a ba in drawing in 2014.

 
wendy pye / arctic 78°n photographic artist & lecturer based in brighton, uk.  graduated with an MA in Photographic Arts from London College of Communication, London in 2009.

wendy pye / arctic 78°n

photographic artist & lecturer based in brighton, uk.  graduated with an MA in Photographic Arts from London College of Communication, London in 2009.

 
olivia kathigitis / arctic 78°n Artist working with sculpture based in adeleide, australia. graduated with Ba Visual Arts, Honours, South Australian School of Art in 2014. supported by arts south australia.

olivia kathigitis / arctic 78°n

Artist working with sculpture based in adeleide, australia. graduated with Ba Visual Arts, Honours, South Australian School of Art in 2014. supported by arts south australia.

BRIAN CHEUNG / arctic 78°n illustrator based in melbourne, australia. completed a Ba in Design (Visual Communication) in 2012 at Monash University, Melbourne. 

BRIAN CHEUNG / arctic 78°n

illustrator based in melbourne, australia. completed a Ba in Design (Visual Communication) in 2012 at Monash University, Melbourne. 

 
lindsey luna tucker / arctic 78°n ARTIST working with painting & drawing based in atlanta, us. recently graduated with a degree in art from Georgia State University in 2017.

lindsey luna tucker / arctic 78°n

ARTIST working with painting & drawing based in atlanta, us. recently graduated with a degree in art from Georgia State University in 2017.

 
ryan meyer / arctic 78°n Artist based in california. currently completing an MFA in Studio Art at the University of California, Davis until 2018.

ryan meyer / arctic 78°n

Artist based in california. currently completing an MFA in Studio Art at the University of California, Davis until 2018.

NG HUI HSIEN / arctic 78°n photographer from singapore.Trained in sociology and currently completing her masters in photography at bristol university, uk.

NG HUI HSIEN / arctic 78°n

photographer from singapore.Trained in sociology and currently completing her masters in photography at bristol university, uk.

 
mallory allen / arctic 78°n multi-disciplinary artist based in aukland, new zealand. studied fine arts in Australia, nz and in the uk at chelsea college of arts.

mallory allen / arctic 78°n

multi-disciplinary artist based in aukland, new zealand. studied fine arts in Australia, nz and in the uk at chelsea college of arts.

 
jue yang / arctic 78°n playwright born in shanghai, china currently based in nyc. currently investigating the artistic medium of theater and performance beyond the conventional stage.

jue yang / arctic 78°n

playwright born in shanghai, china currently based in nyc. currently investigating the artistic medium of theater and performance beyond the conventional stage.

 
alisa slaughter / arctic 78°n writer & Associate Professor at university of redlands, california. teaches Fiction and Creative Nonfiction including Environmental Nonfiction.

alisa slaughter / arctic 78°n

writer & Associate Professor at university of redlands, california. teaches Fiction and Creative Nonfiction including Environmental Nonfiction.

katharina blÖmer / arctic 78°n artist & scientist. lives and works in germany. works with painting, drawing and photography. holds degrees in art & biology.

katharina blÖmer / arctic 78°n

artist & scientist. lives and works in germany. works with painting, drawing and photography. holds degrees in art & biology.

luz peuscovich / arctic 78°n, tropic 8°n installation artist born in buenos aires, argentina CURRENTLY BASED IN BERLIN. studied Visual Arts at the National University de La Plata and has a degree in Curation and Art Management at ESEADE, Buenos Aires.

luz peuscovich / arctic 78°n, tropic 8°n

installation artist born in buenos aires, argentina CURRENTLY BASED IN BERLIN. studied Visual Arts at the National University de La Plata and has a degree in Curation and Art Management at ESEADE, Buenos Aires.

kevina jo smith / tropic 8°n VISUAL ARTIST & environmental advocate living and working IN australia. graduated from Victorian College of the Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting in 2004.

kevina jo smith / tropic 8°n

VISUAL ARTIST & environmental advocate living and working IN australia. graduated from Victorian College of the Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting in 2004.

mischa de stroumillo / tropic 8°n photographic artist & forager based in london, uk. recently graduated with a first-class honours BA in photography from the London College of Communication.

mischa de stroumillo / tropic 8°n

photographic artist & forager based in london, uk. recently graduated with a first-class honours BA in photography from the London College of Communication.

ANE KROGSETH / tropic 8°n artist based in lofoten, norway. recently graduated with a ba in fine art from tromso art academy in 2017, currently studying pedagogy. supported by the office of contemporary art, norway.

ANE KROGSETH / tropic 8°n

artist based in lofoten, norway. recently graduated with a ba in fine art from tromso art academy in 2017, currently studying pedagogy. supported by the office of contemporary art, norway.

JONATHAN HIGGINS / tropic 8°n composer and sound artist from Surrey. completed an MA in Sonic Arts at the University of Sheffield. he is currently working on his PhD at City University, London conducting research titled ‘The Plasticity of Noise'  

JONATHAN HIGGINS / tropic 8°n

composer and sound artist from Surrey. completed an MA in Sonic Arts at the University of Sheffield. he is currently working on his PhD at City University, London conducting research titled ‘The Plasticity of Noise'

 

QUINCY DAVIS / tropic 8°n hip hop artist and MC nominated as Portland's Best Hip-Hop Artist in 2017 (Willamette Week Reader's Poll), weaving thought-provoking lyricism with soulful melody.

QUINCY DAVIS / tropic 8°n

hip hop artist and MC nominated as Portland's Best Hip-Hop Artist in 2017 (Willamette Week Reader's Poll), weaving thought-provoking lyricism with soulful melody.

FRieda meaney / tropic 8°n artist based in cork,ireland. studied in Limerick School of Art & Design and later in Galway RTC. works with scientific material in screen-printing, digital printing and lithography.

FRieda meaney / tropic 8°n

artist based in cork,ireland. studied in Limerick School of Art & Design and later in Galway RTC. works with scientific material in screen-printing, digital printing and lithography.

paula teller / tropic 8°n photographer living and working in buenos aires, argentina. teaches photo journalism on the ma course at Torcuato Di tella University in bs. aires.

paula teller / tropic 8°n

photographer living and working in buenos aires, argentina. teaches photo journalism on the ma course at Torcuato Di tella University in bs. aires.

bridget nicholson / tropic 8°n Melbourne-based visual artist with background in architecture, urban design & sculpture. graduated with a Ma in Community Cultural Development from VCA University of Melbourne in 2013 & Master of Arts , NITA, ANU Canberra in 2005.

bridget nicholson / tropic 8°n

Melbourne-based visual artist with background in architecture, urban design & sculpture. graduated with a Ma in Community Cultural Development from VCA University of Melbourne in 2013 & Master of Arts , NITA, ANU Canberra in 2005.

Nicolás Núñez / tropic 8°n founder of the Taller de Investigación Teatral- Theatre Research Workshop (TRW)-under the National University of Mexico City (UNAM) since 1975. a center for research in the fields of both theatre and ritual. author of Anthropocosmic Theatre: Rite in the Dynamics of Theatre

Nicolás Núñez / tropic 8°n

founder of the Taller de Investigación Teatral- Theatre Research Workshop (TRW)-under the National University of Mexico City (UNAM) since 1975. a center for research in the fields of both theatre and ritual. author of Anthropocosmic Theatre: Rite in the Dynamics of Theatre

deborah templeton / tropic 8°n co-director of the Centre for Psychophysical Performance Research at the University of Huddersfield (UK), publishes academic papers on aspects of psychophysical performance training and practice.

deborah templeton / tropic 8°n

co-director of the Centre for Psychophysical Performance Research at the University of Huddersfield (UK), publishes academic papers on aspects of psychophysical performance training and practice.

domingo adame / tropic 8°n Doctor in Modern Literature (Universidad Iberoamericana), Ma in Literary Studies (Autonomous University of the State of Mexico) Degree in Dramatic Literature and Theater, UNAM, Full-time Academic and previous Director of the Faculty of Theater of the Universidad Veracruzana.

domingo adame / tropic 8°n

Doctor in Modern Literature (Universidad Iberoamericana), Ma in Literary Studies (Autonomous University of the State of Mexico) Degree in Dramatic Literature and Theater, UNAM, Full-time Academic and previous Director of the Faculty of Theater of the Universidad Veracruzana.

cash clay / tropic 8°n performance practitioner & writer researching Drama, Dance and Performance in the Centre for Psychophysical Performance Research at The University of Huddersfield (uk). 

cash clay / tropic 8°n

performance practitioner & writer researching Drama, Dance and Performance in the Centre for Psychophysical Performance Research at The University of Huddersfield (uk). 

karine Blanche Emmanuelle Sèror / tropic 8°n artist and scientist with expertise in european plants. from france currently living in vienna. worked previously at the Botanical gardens in paris. current practice involves performance & aromatherapy. 

karine Blanche Emmanuelle Sèror / tropic 8°n

artist and scientist with expertise in european plants. from france currently living in vienna. worked previously at the Botanical gardens in paris. current practice involves performance & aromatherapy. 

bahar yurukoglu / tropic 8°n artist living and working in istanbul, turkey. earned her MFA in 2011 from the Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Boston and her BFA in 2003 from the School of Visual Arts, New York City.

bahar yurukoglu / tropic 8°n

artist living and working in istanbul, turkey. earned her MFA in 2011 from the Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Boston and her BFA in 2003 from the School of Visual Arts, New York City.

ALEX sarkisian / tropic 8°n artist who lives and works in glasgow, uk. graduated with a Master of Fine Art from Glasgow School of Art in 2014. currently a Committee Member of transmission gallery in glasgow.

ALEX sarkisian / tropic 8°n

artist who lives and works in glasgow, uk. graduated with a Master of Fine Art from Glasgow School of Art in 2014. currently a Committee Member of transmission gallery in glasgow.

stephanie smith / tropic 8°n ceramicist based in newfoundland island, cananda. studied ceramics at the haliburton school of the arts in ontario and graduated with a bfa in visual arts from the memorial university of newfoundland in 2007.

stephanie smith / tropic 8°n

ceramicist based in newfoundland island, cananda. studied ceramics at the haliburton school of the arts in ontario and graduated with a bfa in visual arts from the memorial university of newfoundland in 2007.

annie shepherd / arctic 78°n artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. received her BFA with a focus in glass and sculpture from Alfred University, Alfred, NY.

annie shepherd / arctic 78°n

artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. received her BFA with a focus in glass and sculpture from Alfred University, Alfred, NY.

kenton pratt / arctic 78°n artist from indianapolis, usa. graduated with a Bachelor's degree focusing on painting from Anderson University. studied as a glassblower at Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center and worked as an artist for the Corning Museum of Glass.

kenton pratt / arctic 78°n

artist from indianapolis, usa. graduated with a Bachelor's degree focusing on painting from Anderson University. studied as a glassblower at Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center and worked as an artist for the Corning Museum of Glass.

dillon anthony / arctic 78°n musician from canada. Studied Audio Engineering at the Centre for Arts & Technology in Fredericton, canada and worked at the Banff Centre specializing in classical concert recordings, and Berklee College of Music in Boston, Mass. 

dillon anthony / arctic 78°n

musician from canada. Studied Audio Engineering at the Centre for Arts & Technology in Fredericton, canada and worked at the Banff Centre specializing in classical concert recordings, and Berklee College of Music in Boston, Mass. 

greta rybus / tropic 8°n, arctic 78°n full-time freelance photojournalist specializing in editorial portraiture, travel and documentary photography. based in Portland, Maine. studied Photojournalism and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Montana. 

greta rybus / tropic 8°n, arctic 78°n

full-time freelance photojournalist specializing in editorial portraiture, travel and documentary photography. based in Portland, Maine. studied Photojournalism and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Montana. 

katy kelleher / arctic 78°n teacher, writer, and editor living and working in portland, Maine (US). works at local nonprofit called The Telling Room. her book, Handcrafted Main was released in 2017 from Princeton Architectural Press. blogger, writes about feminism & art.

katy kelleher / arctic 78°n

teacher, writer, and editor living and working in portland, Maine (US). works at local nonprofit called The Telling Room. her book, Handcrafted Main was released in 2017 from Princeton Architectural Press. blogger, writes about feminism & art.

miriam sentler / arctic 78°n artist Currently living in London (UK) Based in the Netherlands. graduated in 2016 from Cum laude - Academy of Fine Arts Maastricht, NL (BFA) and recently made a Short course in 'Visual Anthropology' at Goldsmiths, University of Arts London (UK).

miriam sentler / arctic 78°n

artist Currently living in London (UK) Based in the Netherlands. graduated in 2016 from Cum laude - Academy of Fine Arts Maastricht, NL (BFA) and recently made a Short course in 'Visual Anthropology' at Goldsmiths, University of Arts London (UK).

wenona matthews / arctic 78°n Visual Artist and Health Practitioner currently based in Regional Australia. has a Bachelor in Fine Art (sculpture major) from The National Art School, Darlinghurst (2008) & Master of Art and Curating from The University of Sydney (2009)

wenona matthews / arctic 78°n

Visual Artist and Health Practitioner currently based in Regional Australia. has a
Bachelor in Fine Art (sculpture major) from The National Art School, Darlinghurst (2008) &
Master of Art and Curating from The University of Sydney (2009)

lien de coster / arctic 78°n writer & teacher of permaculture based in  netherlands. has a Master of English & Swedish language and literature (Ghent & Stockholm University), Master of Journalism (Erasmushogeschool Brussels) and Master of Conflict and Development (Ghent University).

lien de coster / arctic 78°n

writer & teacher of permaculture based in  netherlands. has a Master of English & Swedish language and literature (Ghent & Stockholm University), Master of Journalism (Erasmushogeschool Brussels) and Master of Conflict and Development (Ghent University).