Kolbrún Inga Gunnlaugsdóttir Söring
Kolbrún Inga Söring started out at Ljósmyndaskólinn í Reykjavík(School of photography in Reykjavik), where she graduated in 2012. She went on to study Fine Art at Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht, where during her education she participated in various projects and exhibition; along with her collective ‘The passing through’ she developed a writing platform, and as a result they were awarded the HKU excellency grant in Late 2015, She was then invited to partecipate in the ‘Paradox city project’ residency and conference in Poznan, Poland. She had group shows in Berlin(GE), Pontevedra(ES), Amsterdam(NL) and Utrecht(NL) and worked with the collective ‘Expodium’ on their project ‘Unmaking the Netherlands’. Söring graduated in 2016 with a BA in Fine art, where she was nominated for the Jan Zumbrink prijs, HKU Award and was awarded a grant by the Stokroos foundation. She has since been an artist in residence, at PAS in Sardegna, Takt kunstprojeqtraum in Berlin and recently completed her residency at the Santa Fe Art Institute. Her upcoming projects involve an exhibition at Listastofan, Iceland with her collaborative duo ‘The Fourth Culture – A Micro Nation’ and in September she will become a resident at the Swatch Art Peace Hotel Residency in Shanghai.
Water Rights 2016/2017
Utrecht, The Netherlands