Artist Statement

With thoughts about uncertainty and loneliness, I keep creating my traveling companions – presenting a logic to persuade and confuse.

Born in 1981, Swedish artist Ida Rödén hold a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Umeå Konsthögskola, a master’s degree in fine arts from California College of the Arts in San Francisco, as well as a master’s degree in the history of art from Stockholm University. She is the recipient of a 2014 one-year working grant from the Swedish Art Grants Committee and her work has been shown nationally and internationally including venues such as Liljevalchs Konsthall in Stockholm, Bildmuseet in Umeå, Sundsvalls Konstmuseum, OpenART in Örebro, NordArt in Büdelsdorf, Kunsthal Charlottenborg in Copenhagen, The FILE Electronic Language International Festival in Sao Paolo, Center on Contemporary Art in Seattle, and Southern Exposure as well as the Wattis Institute in San Francisco. She lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden.

  • March 20th, 2011