work

Selected shows, commissions and projects

2017

Sáni friddja sadji – Fria ordets tribun, a collaboration with Katarina Pirak Sikku, Jokkmokk

Election committee, for KRO/Kif Stockholm

allt finns i allt på Kalypso, Kapsylen, Stockholm

Book work, working title död åt versalerna, work in progress.

Røst Air, Lofoten, Norway

Mustarinda residency, Hyrynsalmi, Finland

2016

Talking & Props – metoden, Weld

Helio, Official art commission, Skellefteå

Editors and contributors, Brand Magazine

Røst Air, Norway, work in progress

ARARAT, seminar, Helsinki, Finland

Election committee, for KRO Stockholm

Sáni friddja sadji – Fria ordets tribun, a collaboration with Katarina Pirak Sikku during The Literature Days, February 4th – 6th , Sami Literature in our age, Lars Pirak torg, Jokkmokk

2015

Trianguleringar och speglingar/Triangulations and mirroring: Course at StDH, Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts, Stockholm

Reading at the library bar at Cyklopen, Högdalen

Publication, Konsthall C 10 år – en ofullständig historia. Editors, introduction and text: Konsten att sätta en plats på kartan och konsekvenserna därutav, 2015, ISBN 978-91-637-9680-7

Artists in Residence + Money comes from nothing. Energy comes from something, Mustarinda Association, Hyrynsalmi, Finland

The Show Must Go On, Om att stå där och ropa, 2015

ARARAT, seminar, Stockholm and Mustarinda

Open School:Konsten att överleva marknadsliberalismen/ The Art of Surviving the Market Liberalism, panelsamtal, Konstfack, University College of Arts, Craft and Design.

2015.01.03 at 11:21 agorafobi/agorafobia/agoraphobia by akcg on Resonance 104.4 FM in London.

2014

Arbetslaget Konsthall C, Hökarängen, Stockhom

Tidningen Brand, Nr 4, 2014

Tidningen Brand, Nr 3, 2014

Under asfalten stranden, Gerlesborgsskolan, Bohuslän

2013

Arbetslaget Konsthall C, Hökarängen, Stockholm

centrifug radio populär – CRP 95.3 MHz

Rapporter från Arbetskollektivet Kapsylen, Studio 44, Stockholm

Paletten #293

Røst Air, screening, The Beach, Skomvaer, Norway

Presentation, seminar:Practices of Everyday Life, IASPIS, Stockholm

2012

August 30th, SESC Consolaçao, Sao Paulo, Brazil

September 9th, 3 – 6 pm, mobile radio, live at  30th Sao Paulo Biennial, 2012

September 12th, Capacete, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Art and Circulation, Sørfinnset Skole/the nordland, workshop

More important than the result is HOW! akcg presents JOGO BONITO, on “Hökarängens dag” Saturday June 2:nd in Fagerlidsparken (the park behind Konsthall C)

Meslekler Kitabı // Book of Professions, online, by invitation of Oda Projesi

Get a Grip! – Two-part interactive reportage and book release, 16 Beaver Group, NYC, USA

2011

Redraw/Rewrite/Retool, Seminar, Vita kuben at Hamnmagasinet, Umeå

Moment Ynglingatan 1, Moderna museet, Stockholm

agorafobi/agorafobia/agoraphobia, book, akcg/grus

The way home, Official Art Commission, The National Public Art Council and KBAB, Karlstad, Sweden

If it’s part broke, half fix it, CAC, Vilnius, Lithuania

Lock-in, with MFK(Malmö Fria Kvinnouniveristet) at Konsthall C, Hökarängen, Sweden

2010

On a Quest/Auf der Suche, Kunstraum Lakeside, Klagenfurt, Austria

We are all cultural workers, Konsthall C, Stockholm, Sweden

Workshop, invited by Rakett – Åse Løvgren & Karolin Tampere, BAC, Visby, Sweden

BAC during the Almedalen Week, BAC, Visby, Sweden

Going places Rethinking tourism, Gotlands konstmuseum, Visby, Sweden

The beach, a walk along the beach and a discussion about the protection of shores, Gotlands konstmuseum, Visby, Sweden

To parasite on the parasite, on how we learned how to work in symbiosis, BOX/Bezdomny, Göteborg

Möbeln i Tierp, Official Art Commission, municipality of Tierp, Sweden

2009

Artists in Residence, NKD Dale, Norway, Ambivalence and confusion II

Artists in Residence, BAC, Visby, Ambivalence and confusion I, 2008-2009

Artists in Residence, IASPIS, Stockholm, Urban invisibilities, 2008-2009

The office, curating bachelor students, Konstfack, in Tierp, Sweden

2008

Investigating form, The National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden

Informal cities, Dieselverkstaden, Nacka, Sweden

Monu(Mental)Squat, Royal college of Art Stockholm, Sweden

Watch the birdie/Hammoca class II, Vårutställningen, Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

hammoca class III, course, Konstfack, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden

Talk 1 + 2, Iaspis, Design, craft and architecture in the rooms of art , Stockholm, Sweden

How little is enough?, Designfenomen, Form design center, Malmö, Sweden

2007

City tellers, workshop with Francesco Jodice, Museum of Architecture, Stockholm, Sweden

Urbana scener, Official Art Commission, Tumba gymnasium, municipality of Botkyrka, Sweden

Secret Santa, Crystal Palace, Stockholm, Sweden

Jos seinät osaisivat puhua/Om väggar kunde tala/If walls could speak, Kervo Taidehalle, Helsinki, Finland

Sambarkitektur, Botkyrka konsthall, Tumba, Sweden + hammoca class I

2006

Social perspectives on architecture and design, NIFCA, Helsingfors

Labyrinth, Botkyrka konsthall, Tumba, Sweden

Public landscape, Botkyrka konsthall, Tumba, Sweden

127 Skärholmen, love and devotion, akcg, Konst2 + Österholmsskolan, Skärholmen, Sweden 2006

love and devotion

www.loveanddevotion.org

curriculum vitae 2000-2006

carina gunnars, anna kindgren, ingrid eriksson, karin johnson

May 2006 1% love and devotion på Ulleråkers sjukhus, red: Helena Mattsson, love and devotion

love and devotion at Formbart, Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm, 2005

love and devotion at Olaus Petriskolan, Örebro, Sweden
2003 – 2005 official art commission, The National Public Art Council

love and devotion at konst2, Skärholmen, Sweden, 2004 – 2005

love and devotion at Marabouparken, Sundbyberg A- Ö
A cityguide for the City of Sundbyberg, 2003-2005

love and devotion gives lectures in Uppland
Series of lectures on Public art, at Uppsala County Council, taking as its stand-point an official art-commission done by love and devotion at Akademiska sjukhuset, Ulleråker, Uppsala, Sweden, 2003-2004

love and devotion at Baltic Art Center Offside/Inside
Baltic Art Center arranged a symposium, focussing on Swedish art institutions. The main question dealt with was; for whom, how and why the art-institution, 2004

love and devotion at Ulriksdals värdshus
Is the spring the same at different places? Which experiences can we/or can we not share with each other? What is the limit for that possibility? We have choosen to let two pictures switch place. What happens then?, Stockholm, 2004

love and devotion at scope
love and devotion presented fab four, 2004

love and devotion at hemma hos Fredrik, Blackeberg
POT LUCK was the theme of the touring project Hemma hos; Fredrik, participating artists Nils Edvardsson, love and devotion, Johan Paalzow, Fritz Quasthoff, Research & Development & Anna Strid, 2004

love and devotion at Midlanda konsthall, Timrå
Slutspel? deals with the current situations/relations facing the community of Timrå, and Midlanda kunsthalle. The show invites the all-town-embracing hockey culture to enter the exhibition space of Midlanda, 2004

loveand devotion at vin och sprithistoriska museet, Stockholm
In love and devotion’s explorations of various contexts and phenomena, we feel it’s important to start out from the here and now. 2004

love and devotion at the University Hospital, Uppsala
During 2003 love and devotion was working on a public art assignment involving two wards concentrating on rehabilitation of psychosis at the University Hospital of Uppsala, Sweden. 2002-2006

love and devotion in Vita Kuben, Norrlandsoperan, Umeå
love and devotion is responsible of the exhibition programme of Vita kuben at the Operahouse of Norrland. During this time a show/performance will be built; piece by piece, artist by artist. An empty white cube, a room designed for art. 2003-2004

36 questions from love and devotion to Oda Projesi, Tensta Konsthall/katalog #1, Tensta Konsthall, 2004

love and devotion at Mondo, Stockholm
A huge sign (nylon fabric) used for advertising, red with text, that is recycled, changed and through the new context is given a new meaning. Originally used at our show at Moderna museet, Stockholm. 2003

love and devotion at soc. Stockholm
A story about a journey starting off at Soc. Stockholm in December 2001 that now, after two years, returns to Soc. The visualization of this journey tells us something about an economical flow. 2003

love and devotion in Östersund, Workshop
During a weekend in May we had a workshop for other artist that live in and around the city of Östersund, in the Northwest of Sweden. 2003

love and devotion at Stockholm Art Fair
We were invited to a seminar on subjects conserning the institutional. A talk took place between love and devotion, Maria Lind, Søren Friis Møller, Carl Michael von Hausswolff, and Åsa Nacking. 2003

love and devotion at Yeans, Gothenburg
When love and devotion were guests at the artist-run space Yeansin Gothenburg it became clear how a process takes place and how things and people connect. 2003

love and devotion at red 76 Portland Oregon USA
We were invited to Red76ArtsGroup in Portland, Oregon, USA. A happening that showed work by different artgroups from all over the world. 2003

love and devotion at studio 44
A cube is a cube is a cube …or? It’s interesting that f ex the temporary space of the Moderna museet in Stockholm, or another temporary exhibition space that we created at Studio 44, so obviously recreates… 2003

loveanddevotion at Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Odd weeks, 2002-2003

love and devotion at samkväm, bildmuseet
DECEMBER 2002 At the winter market at “Gammlia”, just outside the museum in Umeå, we organized a lottery. Alongside the other vendors at the market, selling handicraft, food etc, our booth was one in the gang. 2002

love and devotion at the school of humanities, Pultusk, Polen
International Symposium named “Dangerous Encounters: Facing the Others” in Pultusk, Poland. 2002

love and devotion at BB (Lars Bohman Gallery project room)
love and devotions earlier cooperations have been based on physical presence. This time we choose to take another stand. Through leaving our shadows painted onto the walls of the gallery we wanted to ask questions about the art scene. EASTER 2002

love and devotion at soc.
When love and devotion was invited to the space of Soc. Stockholm, we wanted to make way for a comfortable room in which we could come together and discuss delicate matters such as “what makes people do things from their hearts?”, dance and to make people feel welcome. 2001

på riktigt at uppsala konstmuseum
At the Artmuseum of Uppsala love and devotion organized the workshop “for real”. The idea was to guide some young people from a to z in the art of creating, organizing, producing and presenting an artproject or whatever project for that matter. 2000

love and devotion at konsthögskolan, Umeå
love and devotion was first officially launched in Umeå (a university town in the very north of Sweden), when love and devotion was invited by Jeffrey Vallance, professor at The Academy of Fine Arts in Umeå. 2000

Tidigare och parallellt av akcg

2000- Streetwise – an ongoing investigation of life in cities by akcg

A/C Bar – a multi level experience around one personality, described through each bar taking place. Video, performances, cocktails, a total remake of the room on every occasion. 1995-1996 (akcg)