Rikke Luther

  • Artist In Residence 2004
  • StaySept 5-Dec 20, 2004
  • NationalityDenmark

Biography
Born in Aalborg, Denmark in 1970. Graduated the Royal Danish Academy, Copenhagen in 1998. Co-founded the artist group N55 in 1996. Resident artist at NIFCA, Qaqortoq, Greenland in 2001 and Les Arques, Les Arques, France in 2003. Currently lives and works in Copenhagen and Berlin.

During residency
As part of Luther’s investigation into habitat and environment, she constructed Paper Dwelling, based on modular shape of a sea urchin. Used cardboard materials for the dwelling were collected through the "Collecting System" devised by the artist.

Events
Workshop: Walking City
Oct 15, 2004 13:30-15:30
Oct 21, 2004 10:30-12:30
Oct 27, 2004 13:30-15:30
Goshu Elementary School, Moriya City
78 5th-graders
Combining the concept of Walking City by ARCHIGRAM and Luther’s idea of urban planning, students were asked to build models of buildings for an environmentally-friendly city, out of used cardboards.

Open Studio
Dec 4-Dec 12, 2004

ARCUS Studio / Kids Day
Dec 6, 2004 9:15-11:30
26 6th-graders of Oisawa Elementary School, Moriya City
Dec 7, 2004 13:15-15:10
27 5th-graders of Ohno Elementary School, Moriya City
Dec 9, 2004 9:15-11:30
61 4th-graders of Moriya Elementary School, Moriya City

Special Cooperation Event
"At Home/Not at Home? Artists-in-Residencies around Tokyo NOW Vol. 2" Part 2

Dec 18, 2004 18:00-20:00
Arts Initiative Tokyo (AIT) (Shibuya-ku, Tokyo)
32 participants
[Organized by] Arts Initiative Tokyo (AIT)
[Special Cooperation] ARCUS Project Administration Committee

Resident Artists 2004

Santiago Cucullu  <USA>

Bojan Fajfric  <Serbia and Montenegro>

Tomoko Inagaki  <Japan>

Lin Chien-Jung  <Taiwan>

Rikke Luther  <Denmark>