Annie Higgins on flexing her ‘I don’t give a – ” muscle

I’ve been home from my residency at Bordeneuve for a little over two months now, and it literally feels like it happened in another world, on another planet, devoid of time and space. It feels like a time in my life when time stopped.

Back at home in Chicago, I […]

Alex Muller, Poet-in-Residence

We hosted Alex Muller, a young poet from South Carolina this past month and are happy to share some of the poetry he wrote here as well his song Red House. Alex is younger than most of our residents, but we were inspired by his determination and forthrightness. Here are a few of his reflections […]

Sneak Preview

We’re so happy to be screening Catherine Cameron‘s two short films this evening. They are done in collaboration with Erich Kruse Nielsen and feature shots of Bordeneuve – including the cats! Here is sneak peak at Come With Me – She Dances Alone. See you tonight!


Elin Gunnlaugsdottir, Composer

Elin at work on the balcony

Elin at work on the balcony

Tell us a little about your background in music… I started with the piano at the age of nine and I studied the piano for a long time. After I finished high school I studied music education at the Reykjavík College of Music and graduated with a Diploma […]