Stockholm - 17 March 2015 - 10 January 2016
Ernest Cole (1940–1990) grew up in a neighbourhood on the outskirts of Pretoria. He began photographing in his teens and worked as an assistant to a photographer at the picture magazine Drum in Johannesburg. His classification as coloured, rather than black, was a crucial distinction in the apartheid system of South Africa at the time. It meant ...
In the collection: Ernest Cole
On Being an Angel
Stockholm - 5 September 2015 - 6 December 2015
The American photographer Francesca Woodman (1958–1981) created a body of fascinating photographic works in a few intense years before her premature death. Her oeuvre has been the object of numerous in-depth studies and major exhibitions in recent years, and her photographs have inspired artists all over the world.
Malmö - 26 September 2015 - 7 February 2016
Based mainly on the Moderna Museet collection, the exhibition aims at examining the relationship between objects and the human body in the works of minimalist artists and choreographers who emerged between the late 1950s and the early 1970s in North America and Europe.
Objects and Bodies at Rest and in Motion
Stockholm - 3 October 2015 - 17 January 2016
This autumn, Moderna Museet and ArkDes, the Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design are jointly organising an exhibition of Olafur Eliasson.
With Anna Riwkin and Björn Langhammer in the shadow of the welfare state
Stockholm - 17 October 2015 - 24 January 2016
A Good Home for Everyone is a photography-based exhibition about the Swedish majority society’s attitude to the Roma. The core of the exhibition consists of the photographic archives of Anna Riwkin and Björn Langhammer left to Moderna Museet and the National Library of Sweden respectively. Riwkin portrayed Swedish Roma with her camera in 1954-55, ...
A Good Home for Everyone
Malmö - 17 October 2015 - 31 January 2016
As part of the Bästa Biennalen! arts festival, Moderna Museet Malmö is holding an exhibition in a small format that allows visitors of every age to experience the astounding and limitless world of art. Coming into the museum’s Loading Dock is going to be like stumbling onto a clearing in a magical forest.
Malmö - 31 October 2015 - 6 March 2016
Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970) was one of the most important artists of the twentieth century. This exhibition is produced in collaboration with Norway’s National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design in Oslo, and responds to a renewed interest in Ryggen’s figurative and impassioned modernism.
Hannah Ryggen: Weaving the World
Stockholm - 14 November 2015 - 28 February 2016
Lina Selander is one of Sweden’s most innovative moving image artists.Her films and installations often focus on junctures in history where a system or physical place collapses and something new begins to emerge.
Moment – Lina Selander
Stockholm - 30 November 2015 - 28 February 2016
Kakei paints what the eye cannot see. In Madhat Kakei’s abstract cabinet Moderna Museet for the first time presents a large number of works by this Swedish painter. Madhat Kakei was born in Iraq in 1954. He studied art in Bagdad and Madrid in the 1970s and moved to Sweden in the mid-1980s, and became a Swedish citizen. In recent years, his art has ...
Moment - Madhat Kakei's abstract cabinet
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