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De levnadshungriga
Cecilia Parsberg

A performance for video, edited to 9 minutes and 5 colour photographs. Also shown in the UK, 1995-1996.

This piece was originally made for the section of landscape painting at Bohusläns Museum, Sweden. The group exhibition In and then out included also: Helene Billgren, Maya Eizin, CM von Hauswolff, Anders Widoff, Gunilla Whilborg and Måns Wrange. Each artist was given one section of the Museum. A catalogue was made. 

English title Those Who Hunger For Life
Keywords Performance
Aspect ratio 1.33:1 (4:3)
Prod. format Generic SD-video
Duration 00:09:00
Language No dialogue
Color Color
Year 1994
Latest screening Jun 15, 2022
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About the artist

Cecilia Parsberg

Cecilia Parsberg, PhD in Fine Arts in Visual Arts, Lund University and Umeå University. Lives in Stockholm. From 1:st of February, 2018, she is appointed Senior lecturer in Visual Arts with emphasis on Visual Arts Education at the Department of Artistic Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Karlstad University.

Her work is contextually situated, relational, performative, politically informed, and articulate an artistic view on challenges that are also existential, political and aesthetic. A form of participatory performance is involved in the production process one way or another – and aims to generate images to be presented to an audience. Her projects are for the most part clearly situated in time and space and developed in relation to the public debate, her investigations have also demanded a public space for the presentations. Parsberg present most of her works as exhibitions in public art spaces, often including a panel debate with local politicians and activists. She arranges street-screenings and improvise workshops. She works with blogs, social media, radio, sometimes TV, she writes articles in newspapers and publish in magazines.