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Aeron Bergman and Alejandra Salinas are an artist duo.

Bergman is a Professor at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Oslo, and in 2013 the two are Senior Artists in Residence at the University of Washington. In 2011, they created the Institute for Neo Connotative Action (INCA), an artist- run space and artist-in-residency program in Detroit. They have taught and lectured at the Umea Academy of Fine Arts, Umea; Malmo Art Academy, Malmo; University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen; and the International Academy of Art Palestine, Ramallah. Recent exhibitions include: Either/Or, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, 2013; Lords of the Capital, Why Not Remain Here and Lengthen Your Days?, 0047, Oslo, 2012; Gladly Will I Sell for Profit, Dear Merchants of the Town, My Hat Laden with Snow, Dumbo Arts Center, New York, 2011; Cities Re-Imagined, Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina, Novi Sad, 2010; The Time Machine, IMO, Copenhagen, 2010; and To Be Heard Is to Be Seen, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Hovikodden, 2009. Bergman and Salinas live and work between Detroit and Seattle.