Letters, Anne-Liis Kogan and Cathy Wade DECEMBER 2018 - ONGOING INTERCONTINENTAL RESIDENCY EXCHANGE
Time is no limit, outcome unset Oslo based Anne-Liis Kogan and Birmingham based Cathy Wade are undertaking an open ended residency exchange without set parameters. Beginning in the form of a letter exchange the artists will communicate, swap and share with each other over the coming months, finding commonalities and disparities in their process. The outcome of the exchange is unknown, the end time for the project is not set, the rules are waiting to be written. Updates, forms and documents will slowly be gathered and intermittently shown online.
Anne-Liis Kogan is an artist working with a socially engaged practice. She has a BA from Bergen Art Academy and a MA from Konstfack in Stockholm. Anne-Liis has exhibited and performed internationally in Russia, America, Europe and Scandinavia. She recently undertook performed "Jää siia, ära lahku " as part of the Estonia 100 year cultural programme and developed work for Tenthaus Oslo with students at Hersleb School. Other recent exhibitions and performances have taken place at, Hamar Performance Art Festival, BOA Galleri, Arkhangelsk Art Center.
Cathy Wade is an artist who works through collaboration, writing and research. She has exhibited extensively in both the UK and internationally working with galleries and projects including Werk, Vertigo Gallery, Vivid, Rope Press, Toomey Tourell Gallery, Ikon, Newlyn Art Gallery, Capsule, Clarke Gallery & A3 Project Space. Residencies & Fellowships include: Longbridge Public Art Project 2013-2017, Birmingham City University Wheatley Fellowship for 2015-2016 and Repeator at The Office for Art Design and Technology in 2017.