Category: Lund’s cultural life

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”

Förslagen som kan förhindra att Lund blir en kulturell öken

Artikel av Henrik Hedlund och undertecknad i Sydsvenska Dagbladet på Konstkvällen, 18 oktober 2014

Konstkvällen – Art Night – in Lund, October 18

Det gick riktigt bra på Kulturnatten – över 50 besökande även om det fanns hundratals andra evenemang och Vegagatan ligger en bit utanför centrum. Nu gäller det Konstkvällen lördag den 18 oktober 17-22 – tillfället för dig som inte kunde besöka min studio på Kulturnatten. Jag har också öppet på min helt egen “Konstsöndag” dagen efter 14-17. Det kommer att finnas ett par nya foton av … Read More Konstkvällen – Art Night – in Lund, October 18