Nora-Swantje Almes

Project assistant 2016-2017

Nora-Swantje Almes graduated from the Class of Fine Arts at HGB Leipzig and wrote her Master Thesis about ‘Artistic Research and the relation of theory and practice using the example of Hito Steyerl’. She also spent one year studying Photography at Sint Lukas Brussels. Her artistic practice is based on research and reflects contemporary discourses such as politics of representations, social roles and contexts of images in various media. Her work was presented at Lokaal 01 (Antwerp, 2014), in Stettin (2013), Sint Lukas Gallery Brussels (2014) and at 4D Project Space at BBK Leipzig (2016) among others and she also initiated a number of group shows.