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Sveriges Allmänna Konstförening - 180 years!

Sveriges Allmänna Konstförening – 180 years!

Jennie Fahlström
Wednesday 18 January 2012
7pm

The oldest now existing art association in Sweden – Sveriges Allmänna Konstförening – visits Signal and the director of SAK, Jennie Fahlström, talks about the association of today.

Anachronism – against a historical mania

Anachronism – against a historical mania

Sara Edenheim
Thursday 8 December 2011
7pm

Sara Edenheim presents her book Anachronism – Against a historical mania (Anakronismen: Mot den historiska manin) and questions what is always taken for granted, our need for history. The book was published in 2011 by Glänta,… »

We are the good ones: The public debate on the Swedish Democrats and their politics

We are the good ones: The public debate on the Swedish Democrats and their politics

Anders Hellström
Friday 3 December 2010
6pm

In his book We are the good ones, political scientist Anders Hellström examines the role of the Swedish Democrats in swedish politics and public debate, and puts them in relation to the currents of populism and… »

The Mess and the Bless -- Inside the Independent Art World

The Mess and the Bless — Inside the Independent Art World

Tuesday 30 November 2010
7pm at Chisenhale Gallery, London

A conversation between Benjamin Thorel (castillo/corrales, Paris) and Elena Tzotzi (Signal, Malmö) on working methods, curatorial collaboration, cultural politics and stubborn visions.

Signal is a non-profit organisation founded in 1998 focusing on the production, presentation, discourse… »

Nordic Reputation in The World: A Passpartout

Nordic Reputation in The World: A Passpartout

Jeuno JE Kim
Monday 29 November 2010
7pm

The lecture introduces the idea of self-branding and self-exotification to debates about identity politics and specifically formation of national identities. It investigates Nordic and Scandinavian representations of itself to the rest of the world, and… »

On the aesthetics of editorial work and its potential as an artistic method

On the aesthetics of editorial work and its potential as an artistic method

Frans Josef Petersson
Thursday 27 May 2010
7pm

In conjuction with the exhibition Breaking Point: Kathryn Bigelow’s Life in Art that traces Academy Award winner Kathryn Bigelow’s presence in the art world in the 1970s in New York and her collaboration with Lawrence… »

Mayo Thompson and the Red Krayola

Mayo Thompson and the Red Krayola

Mikael Nordlander
Tuesday 11 May 2010
7pm

In conjuction with the exhibition Breaking Point: Kathryn Bigelow’s Life in Art that traces Academy Award winner Kathryn Bigelow’s presence in the art world in the 1970s in New York and her collaboration with Lawrence Weiner,… »

On Galleriet Läderfabriken and Galleri Lång

On Galleriet Läderfabriken and Galleri Lång

Presentation och talk with Marianne Andersson, Åsa Maria Bengtsson and Christina Lång
Tuesday 1 December 2009
7pm

 

On The Living Art Museum

On The Living Art Museum

Karlotta Blöndal and Gunnar Már Pétursson
Thursday 26 November 2009
7pm

The Living Art Museum was founded by a group of twenty artists in 1978 and was the first non-profit artist-run organization in Iceland. This reputation was founded upon the commitment to the… »

On CO Hultén

On CO Hultén

Lecture by Thomas Millroth
Wednesday 18 November 2009
7pm