Conoce a 30 coleccionistas de arte iberoamericano que puedes encontrar en Art Basel
Elina Brotherus

Compártelo en redes

Nacimiento: 1972 en Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finlandia
Residencia: Reside en Finlandia
Exposiciones individuales vigentes: A New Sense of Order, Playground
Exposiciones colectivas vigentes: Human + Landscape. Colección Kells
Profesionales que le han comisariado:
Ferias en las que participa con OBRA : Photo Basel 2019, JustMad X - 2019, Photo Basel 2018
Galerías y otras organizaciones que le representan: camara oscura galeria de arte
Organizaciones con obra: camara oscura galeria de arte, Carnegie Museum of Art (CMoA), Centre Pompidou
Profesionales con obra: Juan Curto
Enlaces oficiales Web 
Etiquetas:
Publicada el 03 jun de 2014      Vista 342 veces

Descripción del Artista

Elina Brotherus works in photography and moving image. Her work has been alternating between autobiographical and art-historical approaches. Photographs dealing with the human figure and the landscape, the relation of the artist and the model, gave way to images on subjective experiences in her recent bodies of work Annonciation and Carpe Fucking Diem. In her current work she is revisiting Fluxus event scores and other written instructions for performance-oriented art of the 1950s-70s. Elina Brotherus lives and works in Helsinki, Finland and Avallon, France. She has an MA degree in Photography from the University of Art and Design Helsinki (now Aalto University) and an MSc in Chemistry from the University of Helsinki. She started exhibiting internationally in 1997. Her works are in public collections including the Pompidou Centre, Paris, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Saatchi Collection, London and MAXXI, Rome, to name a few. Her work has been given prominence in numerous art and photography books and magazines. She has published nine monographs, most recently Playground, a limited edition hand-made box featuring 80 works from her exhibition at Serlachius Museum, Finland. She has been awarded, among others, Carte blanche PMU, France, in 2017, the Finnish State Prize for Photography in 2008, and the Prix Niépce in 2005. Elina Brotherus is represented by gb agency, Paris. “I can only acknowledge that work follows life. I made autobiographical self-portraits in the very beginning of my career while still in art school. At the same time I finished my previous university studies of chemistry and my first marriage. It was a major liberation on all fronts and it had to become visible in my photography. Then, for ten years, I did other things - I was interested in painting, the way artists look at their models and how to represent this in a picture. I was using myself as a model but the photos didn’t talk about what was going on in my life. I was an image-maker, dealing with formal, visual and art-historical issues. Then I approached 40 and life got complicated and the autobiography sneaked in again. It wasn’t anything I planned but I didn’t push it back either. This is my strategy as an artist: to accept the pictures that need to happen.”

Documentos relacionados

Obras de Elina Brotherus (7 Obras)

Disguise Yourself as Another Object (Wallpaper), 2016 Elina Brotherus
Fotografía
Marcello's Theme, 2016 Elina Brotherus
Fotografía
Gelbe Musik with Sunflowers, 2016 Elina Brotherus
Fotografía
Fingernails, 2013 Elina Brotherus
Fotografía

Actualizado

el 10 jun de 2019

Contactar

¿Quieres contactar con el gestor de la ficha?

Exposiciones en las que ha participado como artista

Elina Brotherus, Reflecting with camera — Cortesía de camara oscura galeria de arte
Vigente
05 jun de 2019 - 27 jul de 2019

A New Sense of Order

camara oscura galeria de arte / Madrid, España

Elina Brotherus. Concierto de clavicordio Fluxus, 2017 © ELINA BROTHERUS — Cortesía de PHotoEspaña
Vigente
05 jun de 2019 - 21 jul de 2019

Playground

Fernán Gómez. Centro Cultural de la Villa / Madrid, España

Elina Brotherus, Exercice d\'equilibre.2011
11 abr de 2015 - 23 may de 2015

El regreso y la nostalgia

camara oscura galeria de arte / Madrid, España


Human + Landscape. Colección Kells
Vigente
09 may de 2019 - 23 jun de 2019

Human + Landscape. Colección Kells

Palacete del Embarcadero / Santander, Cantabria, España

Julia Fullerton-Batten. Ophelia, serie ''Old Father Thames'', 2018
18 ene de 2019 - 16 mar de 2019

Faces

camara oscura galeria de arte / Madrid, España

Irene Sánchez Moreno, Constante
10 mar de 2017 - 20 may de 2017

El mapa y el territorio

camara oscura galeria de arte / Madrid, España


Descubre más obras en ARTEINFORMADO

{{ artwork.title | limitTo:16 }}, {{ artwork.year }}
{{ artwork.artistName | limitTo:28 }}
Compártelo en redes

Noticias relacionadas

volver arriba