Singer, Sound & performance artist Gudrun Holck (Denmark) is working with various art forms based on vocals through her concept “Everything starts with Song”.
In 2011 she created a 6-hours duration performance including own new compositions for The National Museum, Copenhagen. It was the start of her Song Installation concept “Set Sound To… xx” in which she has now created and composed more than 15 art pieces including more than 100 performances. In 2018 she formed an inter-disciplinary art DUO with Visual artist, Eva Vēvere (Latvia) creating several site-specific, audience-inter-active art projects. In 2019 they composed and realized a 2 hour ritual performance “SET SOUND TO RIGA CIRCUS” for the 130 years old circus building.
Gudrun Holck worked as a residency artist of the historic Christiansø Island in the middle of The Baltic Sea and has made seven different outdoor art performances and concerts and multiple other performances during two summer periods. Holck has released a number of music films/videos and two music albums: “Muse” and “Stærk” – including 3 songs co-written and produced in Venice with our one and only Michael Jost.
With her music Holck has performed in Mali, Nigeria, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Greenland, Sweden, Norway, Mexico, Bulgaria, Syria, Irak, Turkey, Russia, Lithuania and Latvia. From 2014 till now Gudrun also works as “Huskunstner” (Huskunstnerordningen, Residency Artist) in public schools and children institutions through The Danish Arts Council with her own conceptual workshop program on creative-artistic processes; “Alt Starter Med Sang” (Everything Starts With Song).
Gudrun Holck on Radio Venice
Radio Venice S14.E07 – June 21, 2020
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