Lana Vogestad
Since 2008
Works in Kovapogur Iceland

Lana Vogestad creates immersive installations, where elements of humanity are suggested. Her work addresses loss and the realization of the fleeting temporary nature of life.
Born in 1978, daughter of a Norwegian immigrant and American mother, Lana Vogestad was raised in New York. She has exhibited her work throughout Europe and the United States. In 2007, Vogestad’s work was selected to be in the Experimental Film and Video Festival in Iceland, and was chosen to travel to Manchester, England, and Arizona University. Her recent collaborative work with a musician was shown at venues in Brooklyn and New York City in 2007 and 2008. She attended Bates College and Glasgow School of Art, studied in Berlin and Greece, and earned her MFA from the School of Visual Arts in 2007. She currently lives and works in Reykjavik, Iceland.