Art Initiative embeds art in the academic environment of SSE to make the school even more knowledge intensive. We work primarily with screenings of video-based art, photography and installations by contemporary artists. Art Initiative works in close cooperation with the Student Association Art Division.
Experiments in Art and Capitalism: an Art Initiative book series
From an economic perspective, art has traditionally been regarded as an instrument: artists an art are seen as an investment or factor of production that can be exchanged for something else. This...
The Cabinet Room
The Cabinet Room is a classroom full of contemporary art, placed in curiosity cabinets in-between compartments made for students to sit in. The room still seats 41 students, and is a classroom...
The Philosopher Erik Bordeleau on Leap of Faith
Listen to the philosopher Erik Bordeleau, affiliated researcher at the Center for Arts, Business & Culture, reflecting on Maria Miesenberger's sculpture Leap of Faith (Getting Over) in the atrium....
Anna-Karin Rasmusson: APPROACHING
SSE Art Initiative proudly presents the exhibition APPROACHING: three videos by Anna-Karin Rasmusson exhibited in the atrium, the entrance hall and in one of the corridors on the entrance floor during...
Leap of Faith (Getting Over)
Maria Miesenberger, Leap of Faith (Getting Over), in the atrium of Stockholm School of Economics, is an illustration of SSE’s educational mission FREE if you ask President Lars Strannegård.
The Cabinet Room: A 2.0 classroom
02 February 2021
Last week we inaugurated the brand new classroom The Cabinet Room here at Stockholm School of Economics. Experience it via the virtual tour/seminar (below).