Category: Lund’s cultural life

Walk around my studio # 1 – Oct 2017

My “Three-In-One” exhibition with 1) some earlier photographs in new editions on on other media, 2) 25 documentary photos from the liberation of Aleppo, Syria in December 2016 – much suffering and much hope – and 3) multi-media photo collages. This short video – posted on Instagram – takes you around one of the rooms of my studio where there are, at the moment … Read More Walk around my studio # 1 – Oct 2017

Déjà Vu, Syria And Multi-Media Photo Collages – The “Three In One” exhibit

This post is updated with new images, latest on October 19, 2017 This “Three-In-One” exhibition opened on the “Night Of Culture” in Lund, September 16 16-22, at Vegagatan 25. Then I did a few new things and changed some of those presented – that’s one of the joys with collages… – and, so, this is also the collection of works that are on show … Read More Déjà Vu, Syria And Multi-Media Photo Collages – The “Three In One” exhibit

Anita Christoffersson, artist friend

“By what does a line drawn on a piece of paper become art?” Lund, June 9, 2017 As readers of this blog will know, I am not an art critic; I’m an art recommender and write only about what I like and want, therefore, to share with others. There is enough of negative energy in this world… I’ve known Anita Christoffersson for over 3 … Read More Anita Christoffersson, artist friend

“Salång PåGång” – “Goings On” – in my home studio on Cultural Night 2016

Or “Salång PåGång” in Swedish is what I always do at the Cultural Night in Lund, every year on the third Saturday of September. That’s the day and night of the year when all the inhabitants are on their feet to consume cultural events – and culture is defined extremely broadly, including for all ages, all nationalities and all cultural expressions such as eating… Since … Read More “Salång PåGång” – “Goings On” – in my home studio on Cultural Night 2016

Shoot # 55 – Newsletter from Oberg PhotoGraphics

Lund, September 4, 2016 Click on images for info, links or prices  Content   • Venice: Can it be saved? • Iran • Abstract photography • Victoria & Albert Museum • Landskrona Photo Festival • Instagram • Cultural Night in Lund, Sweden: Jan Oberg – Oberg PhotoGraphics – Click Dear art photography friend Shall Venice die? It’s been known for quite some time that Venice in Italy is sinking … Read More Shoot # 55 – Newsletter from Oberg PhotoGraphics

The Photo Festival in Landskrona, Sweden

Landskrona – a town of 30,000 inhabitants situated at the south-eastern coast of Sweden – has a vision: “To become the home of photography in Scandinavia with a history museum and research facilities in co-operation with Lund University (a 30 min train ride south of it); it will arrange unique exhibitions of contemporary photography as well as the largest photo festival in Sweden.” One … Read More The Photo Festival in Landskrona, Sweden

New exhibition – “People Of Islam”

  Welcome to my new exhibition  “People Of Islam” Selected images from Iran, Iraq, Marrakech and Somaliland April 3-6, 2015 – Easter – Every day 10-18 – after that by appointment only. About the exhibition People and milieus from Islam which the Western world is in constant conflict with. I did fact-finding in Iraq 2002 and 2003 and already before the war, the Iraqis … Read More New exhibition – “People Of Islam”