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i8 Gallery opens a show of new works by Sofia Hultén on 17 March 2016. This will be Hultén’s first show at the gallery.

Press Release

Sofia Hultén reverses the idea that sculpture should be static and unchangeable. Time has sculptural qualities, it can
transform the static and lifeless. Armed with time, the artist approaches the material and asks: “What if?” And there it
is – each thing or material may have several different stories, bound to time, possible uses, and imagination. She is the
Master who meddles in the objects’ …

Sofia Hultén reverses the idea that sculpture should be static and unchangeable. Time has sculptural qualities, it can
transform the static and lifeless. Armed with time, the artist approaches the material and asks: “What if?” And there it
is – each thing or material may have several different stories, bound to time, possible uses, and imagination. She is the
Master who meddles in the objects’ fateful stories, reflecting on their past, and who can affect their future with the slightest
intervention. Their natural causality has been disconnected in the work, Reality Plural (2015), where the …

Location

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