Lectures and conversations on art, social science and related topics.
Art Talk: Iris Smeds on The Average
Iris Smeds, born 1984, works with issues regarding identity as merchandise and art as entertainment. Her projects often take the form of video pieces and public performances.
Art Talk: Bigert & Bergström on CO2 Lock-In (and more)
Meet the artists behind the CO2 Lock-In outside the school. Bigert & Bergström have as artists explored climate change, sustainability, humanity, nature and technology for the last 30 years.
Art talk with August Eriksson: Pay attention
Have you seen the sign at the main entrance? Var uppmärksam (Pay attention) is a message from the artist August Eriksson - but what does he want us to pay attention to? Welcome to this art talk with...
Online Art Talk with Gunilla Josephson
Welcome to an online art talk between Toronto based artist Gunilla Josephson and Art Initiative´s Pierre Guillet de Monthoux on June 16 5-6 pm.
Online Art Talk, Video Screening and Studio Visit with Iris Smeds
Welcome to our next Online Art Talk! We will visit artist Iris Smeds in her studio and talk about her video work “Surreal Strategies to Apply on a Disillusioned Landscape”. Watch the live stream on...
Online Art Talk and Studio Visit with Hanna Ljungh
Welcome to an online Art Talk and studio visit with the artist Hanna Ljungh. Hanna will show us around her studio and talk about the film I am mountain, to measure impermanence, which is currently...
Art Talk: Maria Kapajeva and Test Shooting
Welcome to an Art Talk around the screening of UK-active Estonian artist Maria Kapajeva´s video work Test Shooting (11 min). Her video is part of a larger art project around the phenomenon of Russian...
Art Talk: on CF Reuterswärd with John Peter Nilsson
SSE Art Division invitation: from “the Knotted Gun” to “Dr. Pratt-Müller". Art Talk on CF Reuterswärd with John Peter Nilsson Thursday, February 13, 12-13, Stockholm School of Economics, Sveavägen...
Art talk: ESCALATING ART WORLDS
Welcome to an Art Talk about the art in the Bonnier Staircases here at SSE, and about the Maria Bonnier Dahlin Foundation. Theodor Ringborg, Artistic Director of Bonniers Konsthall, and Annie Jensen,...
A Place in Europe: on wealth inequality and the role of art in society
Welcome to a seminar about one of the biggest challenges of our time, wealth inequality - how it influences society and what art can do about it. The seminar is a joint initiative by Misum (Mistra...
Art talk: A place in Europe
All you ever wanted to know about A Place in Europe: the film sculpture outside the school that explores issues of poverty, inequality and displacement. Meet the artists, the architects and Thomas...
A bag of beliefs: A Moderna Museet/Art Initiative symposium on art and technology with Ian Cheng
Welcome to a symposium with the artist Ian Cheng and Roberto Verganti, Professor in Leadership and Innovation, together with SSE students Paula Vega and Claire Holm Chow and Isak Nilson from SSE Art...
Konstnären Jeff Koons och nobelpristagaren Erik Kandel diskuterar konstens roll i vetenskapen
Den 30 maj möter den världsberömde konstnären, Jeff Koons, nobelpristagaren i medicin, Erik Kandel, för att diskutera konstens roll i vetenskapen. Mötet arrangeras av Judisk Kultur i Sverige i...
Art Talk: Johan Bergström Hyldahl and Katja Larsson
We are glad to present an art talk with two of Sweden’s most interesting younger artists - Katja Larsson and Johan Bergström Hyldahl.
Meet the patrons: Larry Leksell och Per Josefsson
SSE Art Initiative Advisory board member and famous Swedish collector, Per Josefsson of Brummer and Partners will converse with Larry Leksell from Electa on what collecting art means to them.
A conversation on art, performance and film with Anders Olofsson, Statens Konstråd and artist Katarina Eismann
Duchamp as Aura Entrepreneur
Reseacher Ivar Björkman on the role of Marcel Duchamp in the design marketing in Sweden
Marcel Duchamp - Changing Art Through A Consumer and Context Perspective
Art Talk with artepreneur Jan Åman
The third glass
Virtual Reality installation by Damjan Jovanovic presented in conversation with Daniel Birnbaum, director Moderna Museet
Soli deo gloria
Artists Lina Selander and Oscar Mangione talked about their new permanent video art installation installed in the SSE library
Cryptogami: The aesthetics of Human Ecology
Artist Christine Ödlund and Per Johansson, PhD in Human Ecology on biology and its relation to art and aestetics
Nanosocieties and beyond
Artist Kerstin Hamilton and nanoscientist Jonas Hannestad presented their research collaboration Nanosocieties and Beyond
Konsekvensanalys: Art and Digitalization
Bella Rune, artist and professor of Textile, Konstfack explored the impact of digitalization on art and culture in her lecture
Ambiguity, Audiences & Accountability
Art´s ambiguous qualities, the relation to its audiences and accountability issues where the key topics of this symposium about the artwork Pirate Lane held by artist Clay Ketter, curator Magnus af...
A discussion about the video based artwork After Hours and the relation between the private and public space
A symposium discussing the notion of overflow with Professor Barbara Czarniawsk and Profofessor Orvar Löfgren, relating to the artwork "Awakening" by Meta Isæus-Berlin
Destroying the world to save it
Art critic Robert Stasinski held an intriguing art talk on the exhibition "Dear Jesus, Do Something!" by Johan Bergström Hyldahl in collaboration with Aron Fidjeland and Axel Wolgers