Past Resident

Ann Mirjam Vaikla

Ann Mirjam Vaikla (EST) (born 1990) is a theatre and visual artist from Estonia. She is currently based in New York where she does her curatorial internship at Storefront for Art and Architecture gallery, works at Byrd Hoffman Foundation and at The Invisible Dog artist studio. Being interested in coherence of everyday life and artificiality in the context of performance art and architecture she has done art projects at the Folkoperan in Stockholm (2013-2014), Antonin Artaud Center in London (2015), Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology in Oslo (2014), Prague Quadrennial (2015) etc. For last two years she has participated The Watermill Center International Summer Program at Long Island, New York. She graduated her studies in scenography at the Norwegian Theatre Academy / Østfold University College in 2015. Since 2017 she is a member of Estonian Scenography Association.

Lærke and Ann Mirjam are collaborating to create the theatre performance “Uncanny You” that is co-produced by Kanuti Gildi SAAL in Tallinn, Estonia where it will premiere in September 2017. The project is also supported by Teater Momentum in Denmark and TOU Scene in Norway.