History Unfolds - Contemporary Art Meets History

Publisher Art And Theory Publishing

ISBN 9789188031488

Idea Code 17197

For this international art exhibition, the Swedish History Museum invited artists to engage with its research and cultural history collections through their work. The project problematizes notions of history, making the invisible visible and addressing highly relevant issues regarding how history and cultural heritage are shaped and used. The accompanying publication comprises a presentation of the artworks in the exhibition, as well as articles by scholars from different fields who probe and reveal hidden structures and unfold new insights. The participating artists include Dušica Dražic, Elisabeth Bucht, Hiwa K, Jananne Al-Ani, Algün Ringborg, and Minna L. Henriksson, among others.

248 p, ills colour, 17 x 24 cm, pb, Swedish/English