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Karin Sander’s body of work seems extremely disparate at first glance, bringing together works that seem very distant from one another, such as vegetables nailed to a wall or enlarged photographs from a mobile phone, taken at a random angle, but following a strict program. But upo

Press Release

Often, Karin Sander’s work are characterized quite accurately with the term “intervention,” for in an overwhelming number of cases they are centred not in themselves or in a productive activity that can typically be termed artistic, but are conceived as an intervention in an exterior situation that is subject to certain spatial and specific attributions and laws.

Such is the case with a series of …

Often, Karin Sander’s work are characterized quite accurately with the term “intervention,” for in an overwhelming number of cases they are centred not in themselves or in a productive activity that can typically be termed artistic, but are conceived as an intervention in an exterior situation that is subject to certain spatial and specific attributions and laws.

Such is the case with a series of photographs taken on her mobile phone whenever someone calls the artist. The phone is programmed so that the camera switches on automatically when she takes a call. Thereby she has created a working …

Location

Tryggvagata 16
i8 Gallery
Reykjavík, IS, IS
Monday–Tuesday, Sunday, Closed
Wednesday–Saturday, 12pm–5pm