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NORDIC Exhibits Visit "Darkness & Light: Contemporary Nordic Photography"

  • Apr 17, 2014 · 4:00 PM
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Let´s hit up a pretty cool-looking nordic photograpy exhibit

Darkness & Light: Contemporary Nordic Photography

Running Saturday, February 22 through Saturday, April 26, 2014 
Free exhibition admission | #nordicphoto

With free Darkness & Light Audio Tour! 

At the event call[masked] to begin the free audio tour (no cost except your minutes)! Curators share their thoughts on a work by each artist and guide you through the exhibition. I´ll be waiting outside the entrance with name tags for our people.

There will just be a $1 for our group name tags and meetup costs at the event for the event

"Darkness & Light: Contemporary Nordic Photography
presents over 30 recent works by 10 emerging and established photographers from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden whose practices demonstrate the breadth and strength of Nordic photography today: Thora Dolven Balke, Tonje Bøe Birkeland, JH Engström, Joakim Eskildsen, Ulla Jokisalo, Bára Kristinsdóttir, Tova Mozard, Nelli Palomäki, Katya Sander, and Pétur Thomsen.

Focusing on a diverse selection of recent photographic works, Darkness & Light: Contemporary Nordic Photography illuminates the ways in which light—both measured and perceived—informs the practice of contemporary Nordic photographers. Tonje Bøe Birkeland takes on the role of fictional photographer Luelle Madgalon Lumiére and recreates an imaginary journey to the Orkney Islands. Tova Mozard stages a psychological drama, starring her mother, grandmother, and herself in conversation with a therapist on the stage of Stockholm’s Royal Dramatic Theatre. And Joakim Eskildsen, in a series of works shot in New York, California, Louisiana, South Dakota, and Georgia, examines the growing crisis of American poverty.

The exhibition is organized by leading figures in the world of Nordic photographic art: Ingrid Fischer Jonge, Director of Brandts Museum of Photographic Art; Jens Friis, Curator, Brandts Museum of Photographic Art, Denmark; Elina Heikka, Director of The Finnish Museum of Photography, Finland; María Karen Sigurðardóttir, Director of the Reykjavík Museum of Photography, Iceland; Ingrid Nilsson, Director of the Preus Museum, Norway; and Anna Tellgren, Ph.D., Curator of Photography at Moderna Museet, Sweden."

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  • Maureen

    Good to meet all of you. Keep in touch

    April 17, 2014

  • M S

    Did not think I would get a spot so I made plans. Got my notice with less than 24 hours of event. Hope this is ok. Have a great time!

    April 17, 2014

    • Frankie G

      Thanks michael for the heads up, as well as to all the other members for notifying us early

      April 17, 2014

  • Frankie G

    Hey everyone! We are meeting outside!

    April 17, 2014

  • Martania

    Im here but i dont see anyone

    April 17, 2014

  • Maha W A.

    Sorry I will be 10 Mins late.

    April 17, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry, can't make it today. Get one interview invitation for tonight, so I need this afternoon to prepare.

    April 17, 2014

  • Julia G.

    I want to go to this but I work until 6! Why going so early? Any takers for the night shift? :)

    April 15, 2014

    • Frankie G

      Its set early so people can make it on time; they actually close at 7 pm, so you are welcome to stop by after work! text me @[masked] (Frankie G) to check if we are still there!

      April 16, 2014

    • Frankie G

      CORRECTION- Event is running until 6 pm only, wednesdays the gallery is open until 7 pm, this is why our event is up until 6 pm

      April 17, 2014

  • Jorge

    I appologize too, i will not make in time

    April 17, 2014

  • Laila

    My apologies, tasks today mean I will not make in time but really appreciated the idea v much!

    April 17, 2014

  • Daniel

    Apologies, but some last min work issues just came up, so I have to back out.

    April 17, 2014

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