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.

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Harald the Hero

The father of modern curating, Harald Szeeman, is memorialised at Castello di Rivoli in Turin with a lavish presentation of obsessive archiving and a hint of kitsch.

Nordic News Weekly – March 15th

Debates on cultural politics in Denmark and Sweden, a five-year programme of art in public space in Oslo, and three Nordic artists represented in the Venice Biennial main exhibition.