March 9, 2021
Sara Eliassen is an artist and as of Spring 2021 a Phd candidate in artistic research at Oslo National Academy of the Arts — the Art Academy. She holds an MFA in film from San Francisco Art Institute, and in 2010/ 2011 she was a studio fellow at The Whitney Museum’s Independent Study Program. Eliassen’s work is a conceptual cinema-practice, also involving projects in public space; Not Worth It (2007), and The Feedback Loop (2018) with The Munch Museum on the Move- a three-parted project consisting of a public screen intervention, the programming of a screening series and a solo exhibition with guests at Kunsthall Oslo. Eliassen’s films Still Birds and A Blank Slate have played extensively at international film festivals, amongst them Venice Film Festival, Int. Film Festival Rotterdam and Sundance.
Sara Eliassen , 2021