Irene Christensen [RA 2021]
First name: Irene ;
Middle name: ;
Last name: Christensen ;
Member: Resident artist member ;
Begin: April 26, 2021 ;
End: n/a ;
Irene Christensen divides her time between New York City and Oslo, Norway, and Costa Rica.
She has exhibited in museums such as Galeria Nacional (Costa Rica), Norsk Skogs Museum (Norway), Norwegische Tage (Germany), EFTA (Brussels, Belgium), Bergen Museum, Paterson Museum, Noyes Museum (NJ, USA), as well as art centers and galleries in US, Brazil, Israel and Argentina.
During the Venice Biennial 2017 she exhibited an installation of 9 accordion books at Palazzo Mora, organized by the Global Art Affairs Foundation and hosted by the European Cultural Center.
Environmentally concerned, Irene Christensen was on the Board of Directors of AIRIE (Artists in Residence in Everglades), Florida for many years and co-curated a traveling exhibition to Norway and the USA .
Her professional memberships include (NBK) Norwegian Association of Visual Artists,(LNM) Association of Norwegian Professional Painters, Sculptors Guild among others.
Irene Christensen has received honorariums and awards and is represented in museums and personal collections on both sides of the Atlantic.
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June 17, 2021
Last updated: September 15, 2022 at 11:08 am