QUASI-OBJECTS & SHOOTING HOOPS
RECENT GRADUATE FIONA GANNON DESCRIBES HER TIME AS AN INTERN AT STUDIO OLAFUR ELIASSON, BERLIN.
My graduate exhibition was in June 2013, and I remember not quite knowing what I would do next. I knew I wanted some experience before heading into a master’s programme and a break from education for a year. So I decided to look for a job. While researching online, I intermittently checked my email and Facebook accounts. Facebook can sometimes lead to time wasting, but on this occasion it was incredibly useful. The course I’d just completed, Visual Arts Practice at IADT, Dun Laoghaire, had just posted a link about internship opportunities at Studio Olafur Eliasson in Berlin. A college friend had tagged my name in a comment below the post, so I clicked on the link. [Read more…]