All articles by Jon-Ove Steihaug

The buzz in Kabelvåg

This year’s LIAF (Lofoten International Art Festival) is emphasizing local roots and narrative, but the curatorial elbow room is restricted by overly limited resources.

Catastrophic Modernity

– I think that Picasso with Guernica began to realize that what he could show us is a proximity that is at the same time foreign and horrifying, art historian T.J. Clark says in this interview.

Recently published

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.