Materiality, Narrative & Place: A Visual Essay.

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation


In this talk Christian Skovgaard will offer a perspectives on materiality, narrative and place, themes that are central to his artistic work and research.
The talk will be followed by a short workshop run by, here the audience is invited to participate in the co-exploration of the themes from each of their art and research practices.

Skovgaard will deliver a visual essay that looks at his work as architectural model maker in Copenhagen 2009-11 and London 2014-17. These periods were bracketed by the financial crisis and the Brexit vote. It will also look at how the techniques and modes of representation from model making and the architectural profession has bled into his graphic novel work.
Period21 Feb 2019
Event titleMaterialities of Comics 2019: Nordic Summer University Winter Symposium
Event typeConference
LocationAarhus, DenmarkShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational