A Pioneer of Abstraction
Stockholm - 16 February 2013 - 26 May 2013
In Spring 2013 Moderna Museet is dedicating a major exhibition to Hilma af Klint (1862-1944), featuring many works that have never before been shown in public. This retrospective exhibition of a Swedish pioneer of abstract art is Moderna Museet’s tribute to Hilma af Klint as one of the greatest Swedish artists. A woman artist whose work is still ...
Hilma af Klint
Malmö - 9 March 2013 - 25 August 2013
Is it possible to paint without a brush? This spring and summer, Moderna Museet Malmö is showing eleven works that explore the meaning of painting in one way or another. The exhibition Lies about Painting will present recent acquisitions to the Moderna Museet Collection, including works by Klara Lidén, Jutta Koether, Wade Guyton, Tauba Auerbach ...
Lies about Painting
Stockholm - 13 March 2013 - 24 November 2013
In association with Moderna Museet, the Venice Biennale 2013 is presenting Hilma af Klint in the Central Pavilion. In conjunction with this event, Moderna Museet will publish a book that relates Hilma af Klint’s notes to nine contemporary oeuvres.
Hilma af Klint - Venice Biennale 2013
Stockholm - 27 March 2013 - 19 January 2014
In 2013, Moderna Museet continues to explore the works of Marcel Duchamp in relation to other parts of the collection. Until 3 March, visitors can study the encounter, or rather, the confrontation, between Picasso and Duchamp. From 26 March, parts of the Museum’s extensive collection of surrealism will be shown alongside works by Marcel Duchamp.
Surrealism & Duchamp
Stockholm - 13 April 2013 - 25 August 2013
Ulla Wiggen (b. 1942) is an artist with a fastidious and highly idiosyncratic output. During 1964-1969, she made only some 30 paintings, most of which represent the interior of various electronic devices. Some are straight-forward depictions, revealing existing connections, others are her own combinations of components from different sources.
Moment - Ulla Wiggen
the Girl, the Monster and the Goddess
Stockholm - 20 April 2013 - 27 October 2013
In 1960, Niki de Saint Phalle aimed a loaded shotgun at her own work and pulled the trigger. Encapsulated bags of paint under a layer of plaster exploded and made the works bleed like a human being. These ShootingPaintings (Tirs) were widely acknowledged, and Niki de Saint Phalle developed them into large-scale reliefs and altarpieces against the ...
Niki de Saint Phalle
Malmö - 4 May 2013 - 25 August 2013
In the coming summer season, the City of Malmö will highlight contemporary art with the arts festival Malmö Nordic 2013. As a part of this initiative, Moderna Museet Malmö will be featuring a unique encounter between Ragnar Kjartansson and Edvard Munch.
Scandinavian Pain: Ragnar Kjartansson, Edvard Munch
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