Anna Jóelsdóttir, site – specific installation
2016 Paper Biennial Rijswijk Museum, The Hague, Netherlands
June 11 – September 18, 2016
Curator: Anne Kloosterboer
17 artists from different parts of the world created work for the Biennial: Sabine K.Braun (DE) Josef Bucheler (DE), Mandy Coppes -Martin (ZA), Anne ten Donkelaar (NL), Lauren Fensterstock (USA), Ina Geissler (DE), Dorthe Goedan (DE), Graphic Surgery (NL), Kim Habers (NL), Paul Hayes (USA), Anna Jóelsdóttir (IS), Yoko Kataoka (JP), Tracy Luff (AU), Karen Margolis (USA), Mathew Shlian (CA), Annie Vought (USA), Joyce Zwerfer (NL).
Anna Jóelsdóttir’s installation, the shadow of a rose not a rose, in one of the upstairs galleries, combines two and three dimensional work on painted drafting film, along with text that begins with the installation title. In the photos, part of the installations of Sabine K. Braun (DE) and Paul Hayes (USA) can be seen through the open archways to the two adjacent galleries.