In motion
2021 (July-September)
Rena, Norway

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Sculpture that I have formed through an open and explorative making process engaged in the forest, trees and wood as a relational material to become with.

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Photo credit, this image: Adrian Bugge

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The 19-meter-long sculpture got its form and is carried up by stubs that was standing on the site. They are holding up a beam made of recycled wood coming from a Kunstarena’s nearby neighbor, Sven. 

The masonry wall is made out of windfallen trees laying in the forest around the sculpture and a mortar made out of clay, sand, horse feces, straw and sawdust; Materials that I have been gathering from the surrounding landscape. 

The metal frames are recycled material from Kunstarena and the neighbor Ole-Erik.

Some moments in the building process were done with great help from:

Beam (building): Sebastian Østlie

Beam (splitting logs): Sven Grønstad

Metal plates (”roof”): Morten Gran