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UW Art Dept. | Spring 2022 Visiting Artist Colloquium: Ami Skånberg Dahlstedt & Palle Dahlstedt

April 13, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Ami Skånberg Dahlstedt is a Swedish performer, choreographer, filmmaker and writer. Her 90-minute solo performance A particular act of survival received a performing arts award at Scenkonstgalan in Sweden in 2015. Since then she has created Atsumori/Hero, commissioned for the Noh Theatre Festival in London, and The laugh of the Medusa. Her play Yamamba – waltz for a wounded ancestor premiered in Dec 2018. Ami also makes dance films and documentaries about dance. Her debut film won an honorary mention at VidéoDanseGrandPrix in Paris 1995. Her fiction film The Dancer – a fairy-tale was nominated the Golden Hat Award at Gothenburg Film Festival the same year. A collection of her films are released by Njutafilms.
Palle Dahlstedt is a Swedish composer, sound artist, improviser and researcher. His music, ranging from piano solos over orchestra pieces to interactive software installations, has been performed on six continents, and been awarded several international prizes (for example with the Gaudeamus Prize 2001). In his research he develops new technologies for electronic improvisation and composition, and studies computer models of artistic creativity.
Spring 2022 Visiting Artist Colloquiums
Online at Zoom
Wednesdays @ 5 – 6:15pm
Discover the latest developments in Fine art, Craft, and Design at our free public lectures by some of the nation’s most prominent artists, critics, and gallery and museum directors.
The Art Department Colloquium is a series supported by the Anonymous Fund and the Brittingham Trust. Visiting Artist lectures are held every Wednesday during the academic year, and are free and open to the public.
Find the full Spring 2022 Colloquium schedule at: https://art.wisc.edu/public-programs/


April 13, 2022
5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
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