Front cover image for Charlotte Johannesson : take me to another world

Charlotte Johannesson : take me to another world

Mats Stjernstedt (Contributor), Lars Bang Larsen (Contributor), Amalie Smith (Contributor, Artist), Rhea Dall (Interviewer), Charlotte Johannesson (Interviewee, Artist), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (Host institution)
A figure of Swedish counterculture and the creator of the first digital arts laboratory in the Nordic countries, Charlotte Johannesson has worked primarily with two tools: the artisan technology of the loom and digital IT programming technology, exploring and throwing into relief the connections, both conceptual and methodological, that exist between the two. "Charlotte Johannesson. Take Me to Another World" renders an account of the research process around colour and line that the artist executes in her textile and digital practice. It also spotlights the contribution of Danish writer and artist Amalie Smith, who set up a dialogue between Johannesson's career and her own present-tense narrative. Furthermore, the publication incorporates an interview conducted with the artist in 2012, re-edited and translated for this occasion
Print Book, English, 2021
Publications Department of Museo Reina Sofía, [Madrid], 2021