ABOUT

Stine Gonsholt work within the field of photography, experimental video, 2D animation, drawing and artist books. A formal starting point to Gonsholt´s work is the exploration of the documentary. The original footage is reworked through the process of copying and editing. The resulting work show the relativity of the source material and make the construct clear. 

For several years, Gonsholt has realized projects that deals with questions related to city development and modernization. Changes within local communities as a consequence of increased global mobility is a main point of interest. In the continuation of this project, her focus has changed to human adaptability as a concrete physical process that includes social changes as well as mental developments.

Stine Gonsholt was awarded the The Telemark Footprint Award in 2014 and The BKH (The Visual Artist Foundation) - award for Young talented Art Student in 2003. Her work is exhibited internationally and collected by the Arts Council Norway (2005), University of Stavanger, Norway (2006) and The Norwegian Journalists Association (2009). She became a member of the artist-run project space Stedefreund (Berlin) in 2012.

Stine Gonsholt (b. 1973 in Skien, Norway) graduated from Bergen National Academy of Arts in Norway in 2003. She divides her time living and working in Skien and Berlin.