Darta Sidere (Artist in Residence during July 2021)

Darta Sidere is a Latvian artist, currently living and working in Paris. She holds a MFA from Beaux Arts de Paris (2019). Darta has participated in several group exhibitions in France, Italy and Latvia, amongst other countries. Selection of recent shows : Belonging, Sailors Home in Limerick (2022), L’eau et les rêves, Palais des Beaux-arts in Paris (2021), tesseles//pixels, the Louvre Museum in Paris (2018) and The Whole and the Part, the Suki festival in the Yanaka district of
Tokyo (2017). Her artistic research is oriented towards tactility. Currently, she is working on the idea of what a space of touch could be. Physicality, which is grounded in time and space. It is a work about the immersion in matter and going towards the shapeless.