Qualifications

Helena Persson
helena@soundsibling.com
+46 708 73 03 27

EDUCATION

Degree of Bachelor in Fine Arts in Music with specialization in Composition, Sound Art, The Academy of Music and Drama, Göteborgs Universitet, Sweden.
Project Management, Cultural Field, Kulturverkstan, Göteborg, Sweden.
Degree of Bachelor  of Arts in Latin American Studies, Göteborgs Universitet, Sweden.

ARTISTIC WORK

  • Sound Art Work

ljud jord träd gård – 8 audio visual pieces on the garden as idea a concept by Helena Persson and Neta Norrmo. Exhibited at Stallet, the Botanical Garden in Göteborg, Sweden, May 14 – Aug 28, 2016.
Färg ur stormens öga – Sound art works by Helena Persson are integrated in this poetic documentary on street art, by Neta Norrmo. First screening in Hammenhög July 4, 2016.
Tillsammans, 4 soundscapes made for the exhibition Tillsammans at The Museum of World Cultures in Göteborg, Sweden. Opening Nov 21, 2015.
Genom glas – Malmska valen, is a video incorporated in the Malmska valen application for iPhone – a collection of video walks that walk you through the city physically and leads you through historical reviews as well as fiction.
Rails for Ragnhild,
This stereo sound installation with rails was a part of a musical walk in the beech forest at the Kalv Festival, exhibited Aug 10, 2014.
On Sparse Ground,
a multi channeled sound art piece made for the Chindei Tower in Târgoviște, Romania. Exhibited at the BABEL Fest, June 16-21, 2014, Târgoviște, Romania. 
Broderier och ljudverk
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 a sound art piece by Helena Persson and a video installation by Petra Johansson and Neta Norrmo at Skövde Art Museum, Sweden, 2013.
Librationa collaboration between butoh dancer and choreographer Frauke and Helena Persson. The piece is a 16´30´´elaboration of sound and choreography. Performed at Textival, 2013.
Hovering Abode, a sound installation  –  6 speakers within a sculpture surrounded by 4 speakers, Röda Sten, Göteborg 2013. The sculpture is made by the portuguese architect Eduardo da Conceição.
Krísuvík Choir, a 5.0 installation with 5 sounding sculptures, Världskulturmuseet, Göteborg and Stadsbiblioteket Halmstad 2012.
Utan titel, a foggy sounding room covered in grass, Röda Sten, Göteborg, 2011.
Energeticon, a soundscape performed, recorded and released on an album with The String Theory Orchestra in Alsdorf, Germany, 2011.
Ester Henning – Sounds of Embroidery, Work in Progress, Skövde Konsthall, 2011. The sound work will be further developed and exhibited during 2012 at Skövde Konsthall.
Brösarp – a sound collaboration between Helena Persson and Dag Rosenqvist (Jasper TX) based on field recordings from the world.
Join (together), a sound art installation for street wells made by Helena Persson and Ellinor Westin, exhibited in Alsdorf, Germany, 2011, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands 2009, Göteborg and Värnamo, Sweden, 2005.
Soil Soul, a sound art installation exhibited in Stockholm 2011, Göteborg, 2006.

  • Sound in Film

Picknick (Picnic), Sound Engineer, foley sound, 2010.
Dockpojken (Puppet Boy), Sound Engineer, 2007
Ingen knäcker Kugge (The Oven Glove), Sound Engineer and Sound Design, 2007
Triptyk, Sound Engineer and Sound Design, 2006

WORK EXPERIENCE PROJECT MANAGEMENT/PROJECT COORDINATION / PRODUCTIONS

Nätverkstan, Kultur i väst AB, Administrator Cultural Journals, 2010 – 2017 http://www.natverkstan.net/
Musikaliska
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Project Manager Opening Festival, 2011 http://www.musikaliska.com/
Göteborg Art Sounds Festival, Production and Festival Design, 2010 and 2011 http://www.gas-festival.com/
Göteborg Dance & Theatre Festival, Project Manager Love Love Lounge, 2010 http://www.festival.goteborg.se/
The Göteborg String Theory, Production Manager, 2010 http://www.tgst.org/
Kulturverkstan, Marketing, 2009 – 2010 http://kv.projekt.natverkstan.net/
Göteborg Book Fair, Stage Manager, 2008 – 2010 http://www.bok-bibliotek.se/
Science Festival, Stage Manager, 2007-2009 and 2011 http://vetenskapsfestivalen.se/
Göteborg International Film Festival, Producer and Coordinator, 2004 – 2009 http://www.giff.se/
50th Jubilee of Cultural Center Möllan, Project Manager, 2009 http://www.kulturhusetmollan.se/openhouse.htm

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION 

Member of FST, Föreningen Svenska Tonsättare (Society of Swedish Composers)
Represented by RNM, Resurs ny musik ( Resource for contemporary music and sound art in Region Västra Götaland, Sweden)

SCHOLARSHIPS

Janny-Lisa Clasons stiftelse – sound art installation at Skövde Art Museum
Stiftelsen Alvar Krafts Minne – Sound course at School of Sound, London
Adlerbertska stipendiet – collaboration with Eduardo Conceição, Berlin
Kjellbergska Flickskolans Donationer – studies in general

 

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