A hypnotic feeling by Jenny Marie Hviding Schjerven
A KALTBLUT exclusive. Model and dancer is Brandon Miel Masele. Photography by Jenny Marie Hviding Schjerven. Fashion by Uniqlo, H&M, Alfred Dunner, Adidas, Levi, Calvin Klein, Converse. Influenced by her artistic upbringing, artist Jenny Marie Hviding Schjerven questions and challenges the world around her through geography, politics, and social practice. With a background in dance and performance, her work melds experiments in various media; installation, video, sound, text, painting, drawing, performance and action based movement.
After travelling and living abroad for ten years, doing various projects like starting a Culture House in Barcelona and social work with young and adults, as well as working as a freelance artist; she finished her studies at Bilder Nordic School of Photography in Oslo in June of 2015 and her 2- year education in analog fine art photography at Oslo Photo Art School, June 2017. In 2016 she was asked to join and start K4 gallery, together with Adam Sindre Johnson and Bjørn Hatterud, curating and managing the gallery. A non-profit artist run space for video art, which she ran until the end of 2019. She is currently pursuing her BA in Fine Arts at The National Academy of the Arts, Oslo, Khio; with an 1. year exchange at LHI, Reykjavik, Iceland. Graduating from the BA Degree in Oslo, 2020, she will pursue a Master focusing on Photography.