HENNINGSEN, Stein

2010 8th 7a*11d Festival

Stein Henningsen 7a*11d 2010 PHOTO: Henry Chan

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Thursday October 21 8 pm
Mercer Union

Stein Henningsen is an installation artist and photographer based in the Longyearbyen settlement in Svalbard (population 2,500) in the Arctic. His work has been shown internationally throughout Scandinavia, France, Germany and Italy. He recently performed in New York at Live Action New York, an adjunct performance program to Performa (2009). His work comments on contemporary political, social, financial or environmental issues in a manner that
often provokes and disturbs the viewer.

Norway