Writings by the Artists


Shooting the Messenger: No Parallel, the Impossible Alien and an End to Island Life. Wilson, M. & Snæbjörnsdóttir, B.  Antennae: Journal of Nature in Visual Culture #50 Spring 2020. pp 118-135

Ecologies of Change: The Place of Art in a Northern Imaginary, (2019) Wilson, M. & Snæbjörnsdóttir, B. in North as a Meaning in Design and Art, ed. Mäkikalli, M, Holt, Y. & Hautala-Hirvioja, T. pp.195-209. Lapland University Press, Rovaniemi. ISBN 978-952-310-931-5

Untying the Knots: Relational Art and Interspecific Encounter by Wilson, M. & Snæbjörnsdóttir, B. in Animal Encounters, Kontakt, Interaktion und Relationalität, (2019) ed.  Böhm, A. & Ullrich, J., pp.187-205. Pub. JB Metzler, Stuttgart, Germany. ISBN 978-3-476-04938-4

On the Oblique Imperative by Wilson, M. & Snæbjörnsdóttir, B. in The Bear: Culture, Nature, Heritage, (2019) ed. Nevin, O., Convery, I., & Davis, P., Chapter 11, pp.131-146. Pub. The Boydell Press, London ISBN 978-1-78327-460-4

Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson featured twice in Antennae Ten – the tenth Anniversary hardback edition of Antennae: Journal of Nature in Visual Culture2017 #1 nanoq: in conversation ­ the artists were interviewd by Editor in Chief, Giovanni Aloi and #2 Falling Asleep with a PigSnæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson interview the performance artist Kira O’Reilly

Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson interview The Harrisons. Antennae: Journal of Nature in Visual Culture. Issue 39 – Spring. pp. 84 An interview with Newton (and Helen Mayer) Harrison concerning their lives’ work and the launch of their major monograph The Time of the Force Majeure. Interview published in Antennae: Journal of Nature in Visual Culture. Issue 39 – Spring 2017. pg. 84-102 ISSN 1756-9575 http://www.antennae.org.uk/back-issues/4583697895

Ecologies of Uncertainty: nanoq and the Indeterminate North essay by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson in Up Here: The North at the Center of the World Edited by Julie Decker and Kirsten J. Anderson, ISBN 978 0295999081 University of Washington Press 2016

Acts of Creation: Thoughts on artistic research supervision, editors Frisk, H., Johansson, K., & Lindberg-Sand, A., Brutus Östlings Bokförlag Symposium, Höör. ISBN 978-91-87483-16-5. Sweden 2015

Repairing the Disembodied Mind; Art Practice, Research and New Knowledge essay by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson in Keep Frozen: Art Practice As Research – The Artist’s View, ed. Hulda Rós Guðnadóttir, ISBN 978-9979-72-761-3. Published by Útúrdúr, Reykjavík 2015

After nanoq: flat out and bluesome: A Cultural Life of Polar Bears: Displacement as a Colonial Trope and Strategy in Contemporary Art. Essay by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson in Displaced Heritage: Responses to Disaster, Trauma and Loss, Edited by Convery, I. Corsane, G. & Davis, P. The Boydell Press, N.Y.  2015

TierstudienTiere und Raum,  featured work A Safe Passage, Ed. Jessica Ullrich,  06/2014

Late Harvest, exhibition catalogue,essay by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson, The We of ‘We’: Rethinking Back to the Garden, Nevada Museum of Art, eds. JoAnne Northrup and William Fox,  2014

Routledge Handbook in Animal Studies, chapter by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson Feral Attraction: Art, Becoming and Erasure, Editors Dr. Susan McHugh, Dr. Garry Marvin, Routledge, London, New York, 2014                                                                                                           Read the full article here

Handplockat, a text/images by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson, Editor Laszlo, F,Publisher, Angora Art, (www.forlaget284.se) 2013
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Doing Research, a text written by Snæbjörnsdóttir. Published by the Finnish Art Academy and on the d13 website. Editors, Jan Kaila and Henk Schlager, 2012
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Art methodologies/Parities in Meeting, essay by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson in book Animalities edited by Dr. Steven Shakespeare, Claire Molloy and Charlie Blake. Published by Continuum, 2012
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Conversations with Landscapes The Empty Wilderness by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson edited by Dr. Karl Benediktson and Dr. Katrín Lund University of Iceland, 2010
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Corridor8 (Contemporary Art Annual), Ed. R. McKinley ISBN 978-0-9552672-3-9, 2010
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Transmission: HOST, a collaborative publication Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson and Chloe Brown, published by Sheffield Hallam University, 2009

BIPOLAR, essay on nanoq: flat out and bluesome by Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson, The Arts Catalyst, editor Kathryn Yusoff, 2008