All articles by Ferdinand Ahm Krag

Sun, Sky, Screen and Cloud

Democracy melts on the surface of a light-making machine. At Charlottenborg Hito Steyerl brilliantly demonstrates why: capitalism is realising the alchemists’ vision of commanding light.

Op Is Queer

Louisiana’s Op Art exhibition is not banal razzle-dazzle. It is a gem of retinal queerness. But the museum misses a splendid opportunity to revise the reception history of the genre.

The New Era of Humanity

The Anthropocene Project conference in Berlin marked the beginning of an ambitious research project aimed at creating a new cosmology in light of our new man-made geological epoch.

Recently published

Nordic News Weekly – May 24th

The first edition of the Oslobiennalen opens, Ai Weiwei sues Danish car company, Saskia Neuman becomes director of Market Art Fair, and other news from the Nordic art field.

It’s Up to Us Now

Ways of Seeing is theatre with a political agenda, raising awareness by looking at a protected and privileged world from a position on its margins.

Dark Inheritance

In her beautiful sci-fi noir installation at the Danish Pavilion in Venice, Larissa Sansour asks what the memory of national identity means once a tsunami has washed away everything.