Jon-Peter Nilsson: Art as anti-art as art: The legacy of Marcel Duchamp Kuvataideakatemia 2.11.2011 at 18.00

Wednesday Lecture 2.11.2011 at 18.00
Kaikukatu 4
00530 Helsinki

Jon-Peter Nilsson

Since 2004, John Peter Nilsson is curator at Moderna Museet in Stockholm, Sweden. He was editor-in-chief between 1999 – 2002 for Nu: The Nordic Art Review, and between 1996 – 1999 for Siksi, The Nordic Art Review.

Beside beeing a freelance art critic for the Swedish daily Aftonbladet between 1986 – 2004, John Peter Nilsson also organised several exhibitions as an independent curator, among others he was curator for The Nordic Pavilion at The Venice Biennale 1999.

During the spring 2006, he also co-curated “The Moderna Exhibition 2006” at the Moderna Museet, a survey of Swedish contemporary art.