Filmmaker, lecturer & artist
Artist, award winning filmmaker and speculative designer, Madeleine Kate McGowan is artistic leader of Stedets Væsen at NXT and founder of several artist-communities such as Other Story (EUR), HEAVEN (DK), Time and Space Died Yesterday (NYC). Her latest article on her artistic method ‘Radical Softness’ was presented in PARSE. She is guest-lecturer at Copenhagen University, Johan Borups Højskole and an active public speaker in several countries. McGowan’s film and performance work has been presented at Charlottenborg Kunsthal, Sort/Hvid, British Film Institute (BFI), ARoS, Billboard Istanbul, Cph Stage, Danish House in Palestine, Trinity College Dublin, Nivaagaards Malerisamling, CPH:DOX, Karen Blixens Rungstedlund, Nationalmuseet and Nikolaj Kunsthal. McGowan is Master of Science (MSc) and holds a BA in Art History.
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Other Story is an award winning ongoing documentary project, comprised of short films presenting personal stories in a world of monumental change. This is an alternative approach to news media, recording human testimonials based on heart-to-heart dialogues. Central to Other Story’s work is the belief that stories matter. Read presentation of Other Story by Leonardo DiCapri Foundation.