Tonight our own Amanda Browder and Tom Sanford rock a bathroom in brooklyn with Nanna Nordstrom? 7pm Get there early if you want a seat.
UPDATE: you can watch it HERE.
Thursday, February 9: 7:00pm
In a bathroom in Brooklyn
Bad at Sports
team up for another
Location:Â Arts @ Renaissance space
2 Kingsland Ave (@Maspeth Ave) – Garden Level
L Train Graham stop
apexart and Bad at Sports are collaborating once again for their Resident Talk with current apexart Inbound Resident, Nanna NordstrÃ¶m, visiting from Stockholm, Sweden. Amanda Browder and Tom Sanford from the Bad at Sports team will interview Nanna in the depths of a once-hospital out in Brooklyn, getting to the bottom of what exactly the apexart Residency is, what her experiences have been during her month in New York, and new influences the city has brought.
Amanda BrowderÂ is a visual artist who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Born in Missoula, MT, Amanda moved to Chicago in 2001 to teach at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and to later help start the Bad at Sports podcast with Duncan MacKenzie and Richard Holland. In 2007 Amanda moved to New York and now heads the NY Bureau. As a fine-artist Amanda has shown nationally and internationally and last year she received a grant from Brooklyn Arts Council and the NPArt.
Tom SanfordÂ is a New York based artist. He is represented by Leo Koenig Inc and Galleri Faurschou and has exhibited all over the world. He is a contributor to Bad at Sports and one of their New York correspondents.
Nanna NordstrÃ¶mÂ is a Swedish artist based in Stockholm, Sweden. She was born 1981 in JÃ¶nkÃ¶ping, Sweden and before going on to the arts she studied agriculture. She got her art education at the Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm and at the Akademie der bildenden Kunste in Vienna. She has exhibited both in Sweden and abroad. NordstrÃ¶m is one of the holders of the IASPIS (The Swedish Arts Grants Committee’s International Program) studio grant 2011 and she is currently living and working in Dresden, Germany. For more information on apexart resident Nanna NordstrÃ¶m, visit herÂ resident page.
Over the course of the series, the Bad at Sports team will grill and provoke apexart residents in increasingly ridiculous scenarios while talking art, residencies, the role of conversation, and the inspiration that comes with travel.
PS. I will try and knock out a big post about our involvement and the series sometime in the Â next week!
PPS. I don’t actually know about seats. It was a toilet joke.