All articles by Fredrik Svensk

Survival Machines

Lina Selander’s exhibition at Göteborg’s Konsthall shows that she is an enlightenment artist. Her work is about specific ways of creating distinctions and stopping the flow of images.

Contemporary, All Too Contemporary

This year’s Moderna Exhibition showcases art from the Baltic region, mixing work from different epochs. The result is an exhibition without a guiding idea, so contemporary that it falls out of step with the times.

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Enduring Frames

Daisuke Kosugi’s poignant portrait of human illness at Fotogalleriet in Oslo invites reflections on present-day obsessions with physical self-maintenance.

Lions in the Arctic

This year’s instalment of the Nuuk Nordic Culture Festival opened with a call to think outside of the national frameworks that have organised history writing in the Nordic countries.