Sofie Clausager Sörensen (b. Denmark, 1990)
The work “Som min far lærte mig det” is a point in a longer investigation of dynamics and cultures across generations and the process of giving on knowledge especially tacit knowledge. The knowledge that is ingrained in the body as movements and intuition. “Som min far lærte mig det” is my reaction to a meeting between father and daughter, between craftsman and artist.
My practice has its root in the everyday and branches out to crafts and generational cultural-social history. To me the repetitive, slow, and mundane narrative is the most interesting