english summary


ODLINGEN/CULTIVATION is a presentation and a gathering place for art projects driven by - and in collaboration with the artist Gunnel Pettersson
AREA OF INTEREST sustainable rural-urban development (ecological/biological/economical/ /political/ social), new public space for co-creation and artist-driven processes

Going on:

August 20, 4-5 pm  FIELD WALK I
In this “walk” the conversation theme will be about the production of buckwheat noodles and the Japanese culture around "Soba" (buckwheat noodles). Takao Momiyama will perform and offers taste samples and recipes.

23 August, 5-6 pm FIELD WALK II
This walk and conversation is about to expand the understanding of the rural-urban as connected public spaces; do we need a next generation of guerrilla gardening also in the rural area?

27 August, 3-4 pm FIELD WALK III
Sons of God (Kent Tankred & Leif Elggren) together with Amit Sen and Gunnel Pettersson
The Son of God and the Amit Sen moves between music, performance and visual arts in such a way that the traditional boundaries become uninteresting.


Documentation from Cultivation/buckwheat
Odlingen/Cultivation/buckwheat: ongoing project with local producers of buckwheat and nudels
Video documentation: me and my mentor (Glimminge:Sweden Tochigi:Japan)


Stills from Sveekaar
Sveekaar (acceptance) Who are they to me? Who am I to them?
Hammenhög-Kolkata-Hammenhög: multi-channel video installation 2011-12 Participating: Amit Sen, Hammenhög neighborhood, Sreejata Roy, Mrityunjay Chatterjee (Joys) and others www.vimeo.com/57010350


Odlingsmonumentet/Points of Departure
Odlingsmonumentet/Cultivation Monument at Tjärhovsplan, Stockholm 2010 as part of the project Points of Departure www.pointsofdeparture.se
The Monument is developed trough the open-soure community: Windowfarming (vertical hydroponic gardens) www.windowfarms.org/


Artists' Books production
I Artists' Book: Growing Culture journal I
II Artists' Book: Growing Culture journal shown at konference and exhibition Art & Hospital, Saitama Medical Center, Tokyo 2011
III Artists' Book: Ordna världen (Organize the World) shown at The Hallwyl Museum, Stockholm 2009
IV From Ordna världen 2009

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