Malin Arnell is an artist, researcher and educator based somewhere between Stockholm, Berlin, and New York. Through performative means such as repetition, duration, enactment and text she reflects upon the political and social construction of realities. Throughout her practice, Arnell emphasizes the experiences around body (her body, their body, our body), presence, participation, membership, and other affective manifestations. She was a founding member of the feminist performance group High Heel Sisters (2002-2007) and she co-founded YES! Association/ Föreningen JA! (2005-ongoing). She completed an MFA in Visual Arts at Konstfack, University College of Art, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden (2003) and was a Participant in the Studio Program at the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program, New York (2009-2010). She is a PhD candidate in Choreography at the University of Dance and Circus / Stockholm University of the Arts, and was a visiting scholar in the Department of Performance Studies at the Tisch School of the Arts, New York University (2012-2015).