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BORIS GROYS Alexandre Kojève: After History

ÖPPEN FÖRELÄSNING Tid: Tisdag 4 juni 16:00-17:00 Plats: sal D7, Stockholms universitet, Frescati Fri entré Alexandre Kojève: After History. The lecture will discuss the filmic work by Alexandre Kojève after he abandoned his role of philosopher after the World War II. In his lecture, Professor Groys will try to show that Kojève’s photographic practice is […]

IRIT ROGOFF The Expanding Field of Education as Creative Practice

Panel discussion: Art criticism in the future media landscape

Where: Moderna Museet, The Auditorium. When: Friday 22.3 at 3-5 pm. Moderna Bar is open from 5 pm. Admission free. Admission to the collection is free from 6 pm. Language: English. On the panel: Marek Bartelik, New York, President of AICA, critic for Artforum. Daniel Birnbaum, Director of Moderna Museet. Jonas Ekeberg, Oslo, editor of […]

Underground artists in exile – A debate about human rights and freedoms of expression

Saturday 16/2 12.00 – 13.30 Studio 3, floor 3 Kulturhuset, Stockholm Admission and opening hours: The Armenian artist Narek Aghajanyan and his family are facing expulsion from Sweden. They have been denied asylum despite the fact that Narek has suffered politically motivated threats and physical violence to his person and art, including having his […]

Thomas Elovsson on Documenta. The Critics’ Salon at Konstnärshuset

Welcome to the Critics’ Salon of the Art Critics’ Association at Konstnärshuset (the Artists’ House). Ghosts, cows, vultures and bees: The artist Thomas Elovsson on highlights of this year’s Documenta in Kassel. At 19:00 hrs, Tuesday 2 October 2012. A bar serving light food will be open all night, from 18:30 to 23:00 hrs. Address: […]

When artists are convicted of environmental crimes: A talk on the responsibilities and rights of the artist

The starting point of the discussion is the legal process and judgment that followed the work Blick in Öja-Landsort in the archipelago of Stockholm. Arranged by: Tegen2 in collaboration with the Swedish Art Critics’ Association On the panel: Sophie Allgårdh, art critic Svenska Dagbladet; Dan Jönsson, art critic Dagens Nyheter; Simon Häggblom and Karin Lind, […]

Gender-pedagogical Achievments

Welcome to attend the release party for Gender-pedagogical Achievments, festschrift to Anna Lena Lindberg Time: Thursday 10 May, 18:00–20:00 Place: The bookstore Konst-ig, Åsögatan 124, Stockholm Free wine & snacks will be offered! The editors of the book, Katarina Wadstein MacLeod, Johanna Rosenqvist, Maria Carlgren and Linda Fagerström will hold a short talk with Anna […]


Welcome to the celebrations for World Art Day and the 75th anniversary of The Swedish Artists National Organisation (KRO) at Moderna Museet. A party with cake artworks by Peter Johansson, Lisa Jonasson, Marianne Lindberg De Geer, Makode Aj Linde and Galleri Syster. Afterwards, a panel discussion on the fight against censorship and for the freedom […]

Jacob Kimvall: Among police, critics and other agents in street art. The Critics’ Salon of the Swedish Art Critics Association visits the Tuesday Club

Tuesday, 6 March, 19:00 hrs. Free admission. This invitation is for you and one guest. “I happen upon two critic colleagues, art critics, eagerly discussing and taking notes in their notepads […] In contrary to most critics on duty, they wear uniform. But then, of course, they are police, the place is a subway platform […]

Viveka Bosson will lecture on ”Erik Olson – a tour of dream and visions of a seeker”

Tuesday 21 February, 18:00 hrs. The Auditorium of the Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Fredsgatan 12 in Stockholm The lecture takes place in connection with the large Erik Olson retrospective exhibition at Waldemarsudde, through 26 February. Erik Olson was born in 1901 and came to Paris early in 1924, where he belonged to the […]