Maren Dagny Juell is an Oslo based artist working with moving image and installation. Her subjects are alienated, filled with doubt and with a yearning for control and personal development. Maren is interested in the borders of subjectivity and individual autonomy. This is approached with narrative text often collected from online forums and tutorials. The works seeks to embody an investigation into the reality of appearances, surfaces and definition of visual space aided by technology.

 

 

 

Maren Dagny Juell  (Kristensen) is based in Oslo, Norway and graduated with an MA in Fine Art from Chelsea College of Art in 2004. Maren has recently exhibited at Stavanger Art Museum (Stavanger, Norway), Papay Gyro Nights (Orkney and Hong Kong). She won a price for video at BEERS Contemporary (London) in 2013 and was included in “Lights On Norwegian Contemporary Art” at Astrup Fearnley Museum of Art in Oslo in 2008.

 

 

contact: maren@marenjk.net

 

 

 

 

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Essay by Hanne Beate Ueland  Norsk  English