Developed with Elvira Dyangani Ose and Guttorm Guttormsgaard's Archive
Elvira Dyangani Ose will work closely with the archive of Guttorm Guttormsgaard and a group of local and international residents to explore make artwork and explore topics in relation to the archive. Potential public outcomes include a seminar, exhibition and publication. The associated open call will be announced in due course.
Elvira Dyangani Ose is Lecturer in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths, Creative Time Senior Curator and member of the Thought Council at the Fondazione Prada. Recently she was part of the curatorial team of the Biennale de l'Image en Mouvement 2016, and was curator of the eighth edition of the Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, GIBCA 2015. Previously, Dyangani Ose served as Curator International Art at Tate Modern (2011 – 2014), Curator at the Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno and the Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, as Artistic Director of Rencontres Picha, Lubumbashi Biennial (2013), and as Guest Curator of the triennial SUD, Salon Urbain de Douala (2010). Dyangani Ose has published and lectured on modern and contemporary African art and has contributed to art journals such as Nka and Atlántica.