Solveig Settemsdal creates ephemeral forms that imagine the process of cognition, which she then investigates through photography and installation.
Solveig Settemsdal lives and works in London. She studied for an MFA in Sculpture at the Slade School of Fine Art, and studied BA Fine Art Painting and Printmaking at Glasgow School of Art (2007-2010).
She won the Jerwood Drawing Prize for her video work Singularity (2016). Select group exhibitions include: Høstutstillingen, Statens Kunstforening, Oslo, Norway (2014); Conversation Pieces, Test Space, Spike Island, Bristol (2015); Shadow Optics, Lubomirov/Angus-Hughes Gallery, London (2016); A Solid Above, Hardwick Gallery, Cheltenham (2016) and Drawing Biennial at Drawing Room, London (2017). Select solo exhibitions include: Epilelesthai, Test Space, Spike Island, Bristol (2015); and Parameter, Edwardian Cloakrooms, Bristol (2015).