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La naissance de Stockholm/Stockholms födelse/The Birth of Stockholm
Stockholm - 28 June 2014 - 7 September 2014
Georges Adéagbo (b. 1942 in Cotonou, Benin) creates site-specific installations where news cuttings, posters, books, postcards, clothes and his own handwritten texts are interwoven with sculptures and paintings from Benin into complex three-dimensional collages.
From Arcadian Bliss to Painted Exorcism
Malmö - 6 June 2014 - 24 August 2014
For the first time in Malmö one of history’s most influential artists, Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), will be presented with a solo exhibition. A unique selection of his extensive oeuvre will be shown in the upper galleries of Moderna Museet Malmö.
I long for everywhere in the world
Malmö - 6 June 2014 - 31 August 2014
One hundred years ago, the Baltic Exhibition took place in Malmö. 850,000 people visited the exhibition area, which included a magnificent section for contemporary art. It featured nearly 3,500 works by artists active in Russia, Germany, Denmark, Finland and Sweden. One of the artists was Tora Vega Holmström, born in Skåne, Sweden, who had studied ...
Tora Vega Holmström 1880-1967
To What I Might Become
Malmö - 6 June 2014 - 24 August 2014
To What I Might Become is the expectant title of Ursula Mayer’s exhibition at Moderna Museet Malmö this summer. Her most comprehensive film production to date, Gonda from 2012, constitutes the focal point of the exhibition. It is a mesmerizing 30-minute film that pulls the viewer into a kaleidoscopic flow of moving images, evoking ...
Stockholm - 29 May 2014 - 14 September 2014
Nils Dardel (1888-1943) travelled regularly between Paris and Stockholm throughout his career, until he died of a congenital heart disorder in New York during the Second World War. His figurative paintings often portray macabre stories based on a mixture of private experiences and ancient myth and folklore.
Nils Dardel and the Modern Age
Mr Aldman – Superhero of the Universe
Stockholm - 17 May 2014 - 12 October 2014
Lena Svedberg (1946–1972) is best known for her contributions to the Swedish underground magazine Puss (1968–74). For the Youth Biennial in Paris in 1969 she created the work Mr Aldman – Superhero of the Universe.
Moment - Lena Svedberg
Malmö - 29 March 2014 - 20 April 2014
Preparing for this year's nominations for the Fredrik Roos Art Grant we have taken some radical steps by exploring the latest in contemporary art. We asked all the Academies of Fine Arts in Sweden to each nominate two of their 2013 graduands.
Fredrik Roos Art Grant 2014: Tomas Lundgren
Stockholm - 22 March 2014 - 4 May 2014
Maria Miesenberger’s (b. 1965, living and working in Stockholm) oeuvre comprises both photography and sculpture. The Moderna Museet collection includes a series of images from one of her best-known projects, Sverige/ Schweden, in which she has used the family album of colour photos and reduced the human figures to black silhouettes in idyllic yet ...
Moment - Maria Miesenberger
Stockholm - 14 February 2014 - 4 May 2014
Gabriel Orozco, was born in Mexico in 1962 and lives in Paris, New York and Mexico City. Although one of the most widely recognised artists of his generation, he has not been shown in the Nordic countries until now.
Swedish Photography from Christer Strömholm until Today
Malmö - 1 February 2014 - 18 May 2014
This spring Moderna Museet is focusing on photography. Over 300 pieces by 29 photographers are included in the exhibition A Way of Life – Swedish photography from Christer Strömholm until Today. From trailblazing Strömholm, via influential names such as Anders Petersen, Tuija Lindström, Nina Korhonen and Kenneth Gustavsson, to three younger ...
A Way of Life
Stockholm - 22 January 2014 - 27 April 2014
Dance Machines – From Léger to Kraftwerk focuses on the fascination with machines, industry and everyday mechanisation. One gallery is devoted to Kraftwerk’s 3-D installation 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 (2013).
The Dance Machines - From Léger to Kraftwerk