Helene Nymann (b. 1982)
Helene Nymann is a Danish artist born in 1982. Looking at alternative ways of remembering, Nymann investigates the notion of embodied knowledge and how associative images stimulate memory. She holds a BFA from Goldsmiths, University of London, and an MFA from Malmö Art Academy. Currently, she is an artistic research fellow at the Interacting Minds Centre at the University of Aarhus, funded by the Novo Nordisk Mads Øvlisen Grant.
Nymann has had solo shows at the New Museum (US), Friedman Gallery (US), Le sous-commun (DE), Skissarnas Museum, Muas (SE), Kunsthal Aarhus (DK), and the Round Tower (DK). Furthermore, she has participated in group shows at ISCP (US), Seoul International New Media Festival (KR), Tate Modern (UK), La Mar de Músicas (SP), Lomonosov Moscow State University (RU), Centro Cultural Recoleta (AR), SALTS (SZ), MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome (IT), Uhara Hall (JP), MACA – Maison d’art Contemporain Athènes (GR), Lund’s Konsthall (SE), Lincoln Centre (US), Rønnebæksholm (DK), Copenhagen Contemporary (DK), Kunsthal Charlottenborg (DK), Galleri Nicolai Wallner (DK), Alt_Cph15 (DK), and Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art (DK).
Photo: Rowan Renee