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Nina Mangalanayagam

Senior Lecturer

The Film, Photography and Literary Composition
Visiting address
Storgatan 43
41138 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 131
40530 Göteborg

About Nina Mangalanayagam

Nina is a visual artist working with still and moving image. In her practice, she explores themes of belonging and hybridity, often using a semi-autobiographical approach. Nina has a Masters in Photography from the Royal College of Art and a PhD by practice from the University of Westminster. After many years based in London, Nina is now based in Gothenburg and a Senior Lecturer at Valand Academy where she is responsible for the BA programme in Photography. Previous positions include Camberwell College of Arts, London College of Communication, South Bank University, Portsmouth University and University of Westminster. Ninas work has been widely exhibited in the UK and abroad, including Whitechapel Art Gallery, Nottingham Contemporary in the UK, Colombo Biennale, Sri Lanka, and the University of Cape Town, South Africa.

  • Living with

    Nina Mangalanayagam
    Parse Journal - 2020-01-01

  • Balancing

    Nina Mangalanayagam
    Oscilacije/Oscillations exhibition at Galerija Umjetnina, Museum of Fine Arts in Split, Croatia. Catalogue Oscilacije/Oscillations, published by Galerija Umjetnina, Museum of Fine Arts in Split, Croatia ISBN 978-953-8167-31-7 - 2019-01-01

  • The Tangled Web of

    Nina Mangalanayagam, Abdul Halik Azeez, Muhanned Cader, Arjuna Gunarathhne, Anomaa Rajakaruna, T. Shanaathanan, Anushiya Sundaralingam, Chandraguptha Thenuwara, Kamala Vasuki
    Published in the book The A-Z of Conflict by Raking Leaves and launched at MOMA, Museum of Modern Art New York during The New York Artist Book Fair ISBN-13: 978-0955667473 ISBN-10: 095566747X - 2019-01-01