The Permanent Collection at SSE is spread throughout the school and consists of works by both Swedish and international artists.
A classroom by Marie-Louise Ekman
A new art classroom created by the Swedish artist Marie-Louise Ekman has been inaugruated at the school. The classroom contains parts of the artist's own studio, as well as several new original works....
The Rana Begum Room
The London-based Bangladeshi-British artist Rana Begum has during the summer of 2023 transformed room 538 in SSE´s main building at Sveavägen 65 into an art installation and a learning environment...
Notes, Vihamanaafushi, Indian Ocean
During the early summer of 2023 the Swedish artist Elisabeth Frieberg has worked on – and finalized - the site-specific mural Notes, Vihamanaafushi, Indian Ocean at the Stockholm School of Economics....
The Lighthouse Room
The Lighthouse Room (2023) by the Swedish artist Martin Wickström is an artwork that consists of eight oil paintings depicting lighthouses from different parts of the world. The artwork hangs in the...
The Yinka Shonibare Room
During the summer of 2022 the British-Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare and his studio has created the Yinka Shonibare Room in the school´s main buildning at Sveavägen 65. This is SSE´s fourth art...
Subject of Art
Subject of Art, 2022, by Jacob Dahlgren is a sculpture and part of The Jacob Dahlgren Room.
The Jacob Dahlgren Room
The Swedish artist Jacob Dahlgren has transformed room 542 in SSE´s main building at Sveavägen 65 into an art installation and an extraordinarie learning environment . The Jacob Dahlgren Room is the...
The Lighthouse Room by Sweco
The Lighthouse Room at the ground floor of the SSE main building at Sveavägen 65 is a room designed for dialogue, trust, cooperation, inclusion and fellowship.The room was inaugurated in the spring of...
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 Heckscher-Ohlin Room
The Heckscher-Ohlin Room reflects upon the relationship of Economics and Economic history to Art and Creativity. The room contains site-specific commissions by Jens Fänge and Bella Rune and artworks...
The Board Room
The Board Room Project reflects upon the history and function of one of the most important rooms in the school. The idea is to pay tribute to the room’s original aesthetic and symbolic qualities, and...
The Lindgren Room
In October 2019 we inaugurated classroom 342, now renamed the Lindgren Room in honor of beloved teacher Ragnar Lindgren. The classroom is designed to supports flexible and agile learning, together...
Var uppmärksam/Handelshögskolan (2020) by August Eriksson in the north corridor on the ground floor on Sveavägen 65.
From the Eyes of the Painter
During a two-week long ritual painting performance outside the school's great oak door i May 2018, the Swedish artist Ylva Snöfrid created four paintings that later was installed through a ritual...
Resting to Transform
Resting to Transform by Christian-Pontus Andersson, 2007 can be found in the Heckscher-Ohlin Room on floor 5, Sveavägen 65.
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.
4 Composition No 2
4 Composition No 2 by Clay Ketter from 1994 in the north corridor on Sveavägen 65.
Handels for future!
Lars Arrhenius´ video artwork is a playful yet serious portrait of the Stockholm School of Economics – an interpretation and ideal image, simultaneously. It depicts the school's relationship to the...
White Noise (2018) is a multimedia installation by the Belgian artist Emmanuel Van Der Auwera. It deals with media aesthetics, obsessive opinions and what is accepted as reality.
Plato's Cave, 2019, by Samson Kambalu, f 1975 (Malawi), Digital video, 58 sec, in the Cabinet Room.
Systrarna går igenom nattens händelser/The sisters sum up the night´s events
The painting Systrarna går igenom nattens händelser (The sisters sum up the night´s events) by Meta Isæus-Berlin from 2011.
Gifts and Occupations
Three artworks from the series Gifts and Occupations by the artist duo Åsa Norberg and Jennie Sundén are permanently installed in the Lindgren Room on Sveavägen 65. The works are inspired by...
Jeannette Ehlers’ haunting piece Black Bullets (2012) is a video work inspired by the Haitian Revolution of 1791. It's part of the SSE permanent collection, and can be seen in the corridor outside the...
The work "Awakening" by Meta Isaeus-Berlin was installed in the Atrium at Stockholm School of Economics in 2015, and it was on view until 2017.
Truls Melin´s mute little man (Drowning sailors, 2004), dressed in a naval uniform and with no facial features or hands, is part of a pipe structure – all painted monocromely in the calming green...
Xral, 1972, by the Swedish artist (and banker) Olle Baertling outside the school, Sveavägen 65.