NORDIC STORIES INAUGURAL EXHIBITION IN TORONTO!

Nordic Stories is proud to announce its inaugural Canadian exhibition, at Studio B. in Toronto, Canada. “A Nordic Story” is a thoughtfully curated collection of contemporary artworks by 6 Scandinavian artists you may already have discovered on our site. This exhibition was conceived to transcend geographical borders and engage Canadian…

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Curator Lena Essling

KH: Most recently, we met at the opening of Marina Abramović’ retrospective The Cleaner, currently hosted by Moderna Museet, Stockholm. An exhibition of this magnitude and international significance seems like a very natural fit for Moderna Museet, in light of the museum’s long-standing commitment to Performance Art – a legacy…

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Marina Abramovic at Moderna Museet, Stockholm

In the context of today’s volatile global political climate, the contemporary art world has, more than ever, a vital role. It’s multitude of varied, reflective surfaces mirror our collective image, revealing a (sometimes unflattering) reminder of how we interact with one another and the world around us. In this way,…

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In the Studio with Joanne

A few weeks ago, I caught artist Joanne Grune-Yanoff in her studio busily preparing for some future projects. This is what our conversation looked like: KH: Joanne, when we first met, you mentioned that people who have traced the evolution of your practice from the U.S. to Scandinavia have commented…

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Daniel Östman

KH: Daniel, I can imagine that Art -arguably more a luxury than necessity- gets bumped down the list of priorities in many Architectural and Interior projects, especially when there are budget restraints. Since I know you like to incorporate Art pieces into your projects, how do you keep Art on…

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Kirsten Hinder

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IN THE FOREST WITH PETRA LINDHOLM

  When first introduced to Petra Lindholm’s work it struck a chord with me, but it wasn’t until recently that I understood why. Her landscapes are immediately undeniably poetic and aesthetically pleasing, but full appreciation of their understated sophistication and intricate detail was a process of discovery. Recently, I found…

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