Anti-Celebration

With a Danish ghost ship and humorous decolonial propaganda, the 11th Gothenburg Biennial wants to serve as a counter-narrative to the city’s official 400-year anniversary.

Body Feels

Damla Kilickiran’s exhibition at The Young Artists’ Society in Oslo shows how the pandemic has made us so focused our own bodies that our surroundings dissolve.

Simulacrum Galore

Art collective SIGNA has taken over the new art venue in Copenhagen’s Ørestad district with a spectacular nightmare exposing the beautiful disasters of capitalist reality.

After Farce

At Kunsthall Stavanger, Jamian Juliano-Villani accelerates the visual logic of commercialism to expose contemporary culture for what it is: an absurd nightmare.

Fuck Me in the Eye

Anne Imhof disappoints in morphing a live performance piece into her first major film work, delivering an infuriatingly long sequence of overhyped images in slow motion.

A World Beyond

Olof Marsja’s exhibition at Nevven in Gothenburg is a bold mix of contemporary spirituality, Sámi handicraft, and fake designer clothes.

Embark!

The National Gallery of Denmark sets sail in the name of decolonisation with an exhibition about Emil Nolde and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner as gentle and critical as the catalogue is problematic.

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Anti-Celebration

With a Danish ghost ship and humorous decolonial propaganda, the 11th Gothenburg Biennial wants to serve as a counter-narrative to the city’s official 400-year anniversary.

Body Feels

Damla Kilickiran’s exhibition at The Young Artists’ Society in Oslo shows how the pandemic has made us so focused our own bodies that our surroundings dissolve.