Luleå Biennial 2018
Olivia Plender is an artist, born in Great Britain, and currently an artistic researcher at the Royal Insitute of Art, Stockholm. Her work often involves research into histories of social, radical and religious movements. The work is manifest in a wide variety of forms: installations, drawings, videos, banners, costumes, performances and comics. Plender’s drawings for the Lulu Jounal are concerned with Sweden's involvement with the weapons industry and the role of mining in the North. Plender has exhibited in museums internationally. Solo exhibitions include: Maureen Paley Gallery, London; Arnolfini, Bristol; MK Gallery, Milton Keynes; Gasworks, London; Marabouparken, Sundbyberg, Sweden.