Sigrun Lydsdottir

Sigrun Lydsdottir (b. 1980)

sigrun.lyds at gmail.com

 

 

Education

 

MA Master Media Design Lens Based, Piet Zwart, Rotterdam NL, 2016 - 2018

 

BA Performance Design (Honours), Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA), Liverpool, UK, 1999 - 2002

 

 

Exhibitions and Screenings

 

2018  The Family of No Man, group show, Cosmos Arles Books, Arles, FR

 

2018 Excavating Empathy, group show, The Tent, Rotterdam, NL

 

2018  Research Lab, The Utopian Dystopian, group show, The Eye Film Museum, Amsterdam NL

 

2017  Lens-Based Cohort Screening, Kino, Rotterdam NL

 

2017 Visuals for Overview for Roger Goula, Shoreditch House, London UK

 

2017  Research Lab, Rise and Shine! This Must Be Happiness ,The Eye Film Museum, Amsterdam NL

 

2009 700IS Reindeerland, Experimental Art Festival, Sláturhúsið, Egilsstaðir IS

 

2009 Vídeóhátíð (Video festival), GalleryBOXi, Akureyri IS

 

2008 Get RVK, group show, Kaaber húsið, Reykjavík IS

 

2008 700.is Reindeerland, Experimental Art Festival, Sláturhúsið, Egilsstaðir IS

 

2007 Cultural Festival, Seltjarnarnes IS

 

2007 Reykjavík Winter Festival, Group show, Kartefluhlaðan, Reykjavik 2007

 

2006  Sequences real time art festival, Reykjavík IS

 

2005 Capturing Hydro, Frognerparken, Oslo NO

 

 

Nomination

 

2018  Nominated for WdKA Masters Research Award

 

 

Commissions:

 

2008  Permanent video installation for Gullfoss (Radisson Blu), Reykjavík IS

 

2008 Video installations for Einvera, Reykjavík IS

 

2008 Video murals for an event for Exista, Reykjavík IS

 

2007 Permanent video installation, Jolene, Copenhagen DK

 

2005 Photography Project for Hydro NO

 

 

Other Experience

 

2009 - now Mother of two boys, Sindri born 2009 and Stormur born 2015

 

2009 - 2016 Commercial work for advertising companies and TV stations. Doing Animation, moving graphics, visual effects, graphic design on various projects.

 

2005 - 2006 Trip around the world, where I took extensive photos and video. Also VJd in New Zealand.

 

 

Published

 

2007  Eyelove Iceland, produced and published a DVD with Icelandic Video Art.

 

 

 

Member of:

 

Association of Icelandic Artists, SÍM http://www.sim.is

 

Women in Film and Television in Iceland, WIFT http://www.wift.is