Art Issue #47

Malin Abrahamsson

Mixed Media Sculpture

My Spaceholders revolve around the idea, shape, and purpose of the vessel, and the notion of holding space: the practice of allowing room to reflect on whatever arises in the moment. Clay’s transformative qualities make it an equal collaborator rather than a medium I aspire to bend to my will.

By Malin Abrahamsson

Malin Abrahamsson is an inter-disciplinary artist deeply fascinated by material and existential transformation. The recipient of several residencies, grants and awards, she has exhibited nationally and internationally, and completed several public commissions in and around New York City. Malin received her BFA with an honorable mention from The School of Visual Arts. Born and raised in northern Sweden, she now lives and works in Brooklyn, N.Y.