Sun Sep 14 - Sun Nov 2 2014
Documentary photography

Programme series – Performing History

The first exhibition at Sune Jonsson Center for Documentary Photography this fall is the finale of curator Niclas Östlind’s research on Swedish photography history.

Through archives, museums and with help from contemporary photrographers, he has created the exhibition Performing History, which in a whole new way shows the development of photography in Sweden during the latest four decades.

Opening 14 September 13:00

5 October 14:00
“Nedslag i den spännande svenska fotohistorien”
Lecture by Leif Wigh, former curator at Moderna museet.

12 October 15:00
“Ett medium för visuell bildning. Kulturhistoriska perspektiv på fotoalbum 1850–1950” (“A medium for visual education. A cultural history perspective on photo albums 1850-1950”).
Lecture by Anna Dahlgren, senior lecturer in art science.

19 October 14:00
Guided tour of the exhibition.
Niclas Östlind, curator.

2 November 14:00
Settlement photography – High quality art by the people.
Lecture by Eva Dahlman, photo historian och ethnologist.

During all program days, the museum photo archive is open between 11:00–17:00.

Program series with lectures in Swedish.

Sunday Sep 14 2014 13:00 - 14:00 Västerbotten museum
Sunday Oct 5 2014 14:00 - 15:00 Västerbotten museum
Sunday Oct 12 2014 15:00 - 16:00 Västerbotten museum
Sunday Oct 19 2014 14:00 - 15:00 Västerbotten museum
Sunday Nov 2 2014 14:00 - 15:00 Västerbotten museum

Organizer: Västerbottens museum
Part of a project: Sune Jonsson Centre for Documentary Photography
Maria Sundström
070-668 87 15

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