Malmö - 21 February 2015 - 6 September 2015
Nils Dardel is one of Sweden’s most popular artists. The Moderna Museet’s exhibition Nils Dardel and the Modern Age stresses that Dardel was not just a dandyish eccentric in the salons of high society. In fact, he took part actively in the cosmopolitan avant-garde in Paris and used art to convey the early 20th century jazz era and the modern ...
Nils Dardel and the Modern Age
Malmö - 14 March 2015 - 18 October 2015
THE NEW HUMAN is a video-based exhibition project that artistically explores our current condition as humans, while also presenting imagined scenarios of our future. The project’s first chapter, titled You and I in Global Wonderland, will take over the entire upper level of Moderna Museet Malmö starting on March 14. It addresses pressing issues of ...
THE NEW HUMAN: You and I in Global Wonderland
Martha Ossowska Persson, Ida Persson and Idun Baltzersen
Malmö - 28 March 2015 - 26 April 2015
For the fourth time, the Fredrik Roos Art Grant award ceremony is held at Moderna Museet Malmö. The total amount awarded has been raised this year to SEK 600,000, making the Fredrik Roos Art Grant one of Sweden’s largest art awards. For the first time, the Art Grant has been divided among three recipients, following a qualified nominating process ...
Fredrik Roos Art Grant 2015:
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Malmö - 6 December 2014 - 11 January 2015
On the Loading Dock the group exhibition "A wounded dream" will be presented. Through films, sculpture, painting, and poetry this exhibition aims to create cracks in established institutions, and to create a space for more than one truth. This exhibition is a collaboration between the project S.A.Y. conducted within Individuell Människohjälp and ...
A Wounded Dream - An Artistic Project That Highlights Experiences of Migration
Malmö - 20 September 2014 - 25 January 2015
Every four years, the Moderna Exhibition presents an inventory of Swedish contemporary art. Previously held twice at Moderna Museet in Stockholm, this year’s exhibition will differ in two ways geographically. First, the exhibition moves to Malmö, secondly, the focus is not only on Swedish, but contemporary art from six other Baltic countries; ...
The Moderna Exhibition 2014
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 ...
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
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