Agnes Ida Pettersen

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Years: 1981-

Place of birth: Norway

“For me, one of the most important problems that we need to changed is that women are less seen as be able to be visionaries. You wouldn’t expect that from a woman and I would like that to change because women have changed so many things in the world.”
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She is a Norwegian composer working mainly with classical- contemporary acoustic music. She also does projects with electronic music, performing arts, arrangements, etc. She works from exploration and tries to preserve the moment of staging.

Agnes works both individually and collectively and she is quite interested in having diverse perspectives of her own creative process. For her, it is fundamental to change standardized narratives and, despite having changed her way of looking at the past, she fully believes in initiatives for change.