LB°24 Participants

Andreas R Andersson & Karl Sjölund

'Beowulf: Dangerzone'  is a collaboration between Andreas R Andersson (b. 1982, Arvidsjaur, Sweden) based in Arvidsjaur, and Karl Sjölund (b. 1986, Sunderbyn, Sweden), based in Stockholm.

Andreas R Andersson (b. in 1982, Arvidsjaur, Sweden) is based in Arvidsjaur in Norrbotten and work with large-scale and site-specific installations created from found materials. His work connects current contemporary issues to historical events and lived experience.

R Andersson has graduated at HDK-Valand, Konstfack and the Royal Academy of Arts and has been shown in solo and group exhibitions at, among others, W139 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Nordica Studios in Kunming, China and Periscope in Salzburg, Austria. He has been awarded several scholarships and completed residencies in China, South Africa and the USA, among others.

Karl Sjölund (b. 1986, Sunderbyn, Sweden) is an artist and stage director with an educational background in philosophy and theater. Previous works include The Sound of War (2018) at the Luleå biennial.