Cecilia Lundqvist is a Swedish artist working in animation. In Cecilia’s works animation is used as a very personal form of storytelling where, as the filmmaker, she has total control over the creation of a new world.
Cecilia is best known for her short films Trim (1997), Souvenir (1999) and Emblem (2001). Her work has been screened in venues around the world, including Uppsala Art Museum; VKS, Toulouse; Teatro Odisseia, Rio de Janeiro; and Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires. In 2004, she was the recipient of Filmform’s Honorary Award. Cecilia’s films can be found in the collections of the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris and the Moderna Museet in Stockholm.
Iaspis is the Swedish Arts Grants Committee's International Program supporting international exchange for practitioners in the areas of visual art, design, craft and architecture. Iaspis' activities aim to enable professionals to develop artistically and improve their working conditions by establishing international contacts between practitioners and professionals such as curators and critics and others active in the field.