Department of Art History

Phone: +468162000
Fax: +468161407
Frescativägen 26
106 91 Stockholm

Department projects

Rhetorical feminisms: gendered artists, video art and political beliefs 1970-2010
01/01/2015 - 31/12/2017
Inom postmodern konst har feministisk konst intagit en särställning. Den uppstår i relation till de nya konstformerna videokonst, performance och konceptkonst under slutet av 1960-talet. Samtidigt etablerades också feministisk teori, politik och konstkritik ...

Masculinity and Femininity in Herwarth and Nell Walden's Der Sturm
01/01/2011 - 31/12/2013
This research project focuses primarily on the visual art practices associated with Der Sturm, which was the joint name of an art journal, a gallery and a publishing house in Berlin during the 1910s and 20s. Using Der Sturm as a case study of early modernist practices in the visu...

Michelangelo’s The Last Judgment and the Celebration of Tenabrae in the Sistine Chapel
01/01/2008 - 31/12/2011
This study will reinterpret Michelangelo’s The Last Judgment (1535–1541) in the Sistine Chapel. The painting has several unique features that have been the subject of different interpretations. Its size is colossal and, furthermore, in the lack of any framework or cle...

Garden Designers in Sweden in the First Half of the 20th Century. Towards a Professional Identity
01/01/2007 - 31/12/2009
The aim of the project is to investigate how women garden designers during the first half of the twentieth century achieved a professional identity. This entails analysing and discussing their possibilities of achieving relevant training in order to be able to work in this field....

The King’s Tomahawk. Collecting and Displaying Non-European Objects in Seventeenth Century Sweden.
In a showcase at the Museum of Ethnography in Stockholm a tomahawk is displayed, made in eastern North America and dated back to the seventeenth century. Besides being a precious and unusually well-preserved example from its time, of the material culture of Native Americans, it i...


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