Photographer Thora Dolven Balke discusses her artistic practice and the new works created for Darkness & Light: Contemporary Nordic Photograph.
Thora Dolven Balke (b. 1982) has exhibited extensively in Norway and internationally. In 2008 she was part of Lights On – norsk samtidskunst at the Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art. Her work was later part of The Collectors as part of the 2009 Venice Biennial.
She was one of two curators of the Lofoten International Art Festival in 2011 and co-funded and programmed the artist-run space REKORD in Oslo from 2006 to 2010.
She is currently a resident at the International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP) in Brooklyn, N.Y.