Worldwide openings this week

1. Register in order to get a username and a password.
2. Log in with your username and password.
3. Create your announcement online.

09 Sep 2012

Husby konsthall & Stockholm University announce a series of seminars on art and community building

Husby Channel By Nomeda & Gediminas Urbonas with Giacomo Castagnola et al, Husby konsthall, Stockholm August 2012 (Photographer: 
Åsa Andersson Broms)

Performing the Common
Husby konsthall & Stockholm University


28/8–23/9 2012 Tuesdays 17–18 Artist talk in the exhibition. 18–20 Seminar The exhibition in Husby Konsthall is open Tuesday–Sunday from 12-17. The exhibition in the Studio at Moderna Museet is open Tuesday 10–20, Wednesday–Sunday 10–18.

Karin Hansson

Husby konsthall
Husbystigen 8
164 30 Kista

Share this announcement on:  |

Welcome to the first seminar in the series Performances, Dialogues and Affirmations. A series of seminars on art and community building in connection with the exhibition Performing the Common at Husby Konsthall.

Participants in the first seminar are Sofia Wiberg (researcher Urban Studies KTH) Shiva Anoushirvani (artist), Bahman Motaei (Radio Peyvand), Rouzbeh Djalaie (Norra Sidan), Greta Weibull (artist), Karin Hansson (artist), Paula Uimonen & Aron Larsson (researchers at the Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, DSV, Stockholm University).

Johanna Gustafsson Fürst about the seminar: 'What meanings of a place does the images in the media create? Who takes place in social networks on the Internet? Based on the participants' different perspectives the question of new and traditional media's impact on place and identity is highlighted. The starting point is the mediation of of the Stockholm suburb Husby and an art exhibition that revolves around questions of space, representation and performativity. '
During the exhibition period 25 August to 23 September seminars are organized every Tuesday 17–20. Information about the other seminars is available here:, for more information contact Johanna Gustafsson Fürst

More information about the exhibition Performing the Common at the Modern Museum and Husby konsthall can be found at:

A detailed program with map can be downloaded from:

The project has been made with support from Formas and is part of a research project at the Department of Computer and System Sciences (DSV) at Stockholm University, School of Architecture and the Built Environment at KTH Royal Institute of Technology and The Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm, in collaboration with the Association for Temporary Art, , Center for the Arts, Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts, Husby Konst & Hantverksförening, the Romanian Cultural Institute and Moderna Museet.