Solveig Settemsdal is our current resident artist at Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop. For three months she is working in the studio above the gallery space. We welcome studio visits by appointment, please request.
Solveig Settemsdal is a multi-disciplinary artist working across mediums including sculpture, video, photography and drawing. Her practice studies the fluidity and transience of materials, and how ideas and objects transform over time. Settemsdal won the Jerwood Drawing Prize for her video work Singularity (2016) and recently completed an MFA in sculpture at the Slade School of Fine Art (2018).
Settemsdal has exhibited widely across the UK, Europe and Australia. Selected exhibitions include ENTANGLE, Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden (2018), Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria (2017) Sonica at CCA, Glasgow (2017) Imagine, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale, Australia (2017), Drawing Biennial at Drawing Room, London (2017) Shadow Optics, Lubomirov/Angus-Hughes Gallery, London (2016) A Solid Above, Hardwick Gallery, Cheltenham (2016) Høstutstillingen, Statens Kunstforening, Oslo, Norway (2014).