Imri Sandström is an artist, writer, and researcher. Born in the north of Sweden she now resides in the countryside in the south. Informed by feminist and decolonial thinking and practice, she is invested in issues regarding language, history, performativity, and transdisciplinarity. In 2019 she completed her thesis Tvärsöver otysta tider / Across Unquiet Times and earned her doctoral degree in literary composition from HDK-Valand, Gothenburg University. As of January 2022 Sandström is running the research project Writing Visual Relations at HDK-Valand, in which she investigates possibilities of writing (about) image through transdisciplinary ekphrasis. In the spring of 2024 her debut book of poems Hela tiden was published by Ellerström's Publishing House.

PhD, University of Gothenburg (2019).
MFA in Sound Art, Dramatiska institutet, Stockholm (2011).
Nordplus exchange program, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Copenhagen (2006-2007).
BFA & MFA, The Academy of Fine Art, Umeå University (2008).


Photographer: Christoffer Grimshorn