Book 9Lina Scheynius

Viewers are invited to dive into an intimate,
personal and sensitive world.

On the occasion of Lina Scheynius new self publication Book 9, Christophe Guye Galerie hosts until April 15th 2017, the second solo exhibition of the latest works of the Swedish artist, who invites viewers to dive into her intimate, personal and sensitive world. Lina Scheynius was raised in Trollhättan, in the southwest of Sweden, and currently lives and works in London. Self-taught Scheynius received her first camera at the delicate age of ten. To date she has been very selective with exhibiting her work, occasionally partaking in group exhibitions from Amsterdam, to Milan,  New York and Tokyo.

 

“LINA SCHEYNIUS PERCEIVES THE WORLD BY TURNING HER GAZE UPON HERSELF.
HER BODY IS THE SEISMOGRAPH BY WHICH SHE MEASURES THE WORLD… […]
– SIMON MAURER, CURATOR, ZURICH, SWITZERLAND