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Oct
7
Oct
25
Alumni

Orosmoln.

Charlotta Eidenskog, ceramic artist and HDK alumna, exhibits at Kaolin in Stockholm.
To Kaolins website

Tidpunkt: 
Plats: 
Kaolin, Hornsgatan 50, Stockholm
Sep
16
Oct
29
Exhibition

I sin linda - a crossdisciplinary research study regarding wrapping blankets

During 2017, research project in weaving has taken place in the fiber workshop at HDK. Wrapping blankets for children that die during pregnancy and delivery, for late miscarriages and abortions has been woven. The blankets have two destinations, firstly to be part of an ongoing clinical study in childbirth care and secondly, to be exhibited at the Småland Museum in Växjö. 

Opening: September 1

Tidpunkt: 
Tis–fre: 10.00–17.00, lör–sön: 10.00–16.00
Plats: 
Smålands museum, Södra Järnvägsgatan 2, Växjö
Oct
30
Other

50%-seminar with Nicolas Cheng, Crafts

Title: The space of craft and the crafting of spaces (agency, materiality and practice)

Discussant: Namita Gupta-Wiggers, curator, educator, and writer based in Portland, Oregon and Director of Master of Arts in Craft Studies, Warren Wilson College, USA.

Please contact Nicolas to get the text by email: nicolas.cheng [at] gu.se

The seminar will be in English.

Tidpunkt: 
10:00–12:00
Plats: 
Main lecture hall, HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
1
Open lectures

Open lecture with Namita Gupta Wiggers

More information will follow closer to the lecture.

The lecture will be held in English.

Tidpunkt: 
15.00–17.00–17.00
Plats: 
Nov
1
Nov
5
Exhibition

Critical Variation

The exhibition Critical Variation is a meeting between design, year 3, at HDK - Academy of Design and Crafts and Vasakronan. Critical Variation is the students interpretation of Vasakronans tasks: Who have access to the public spaces and how do we want to change the city?

Project presentations: Nov 1-2 from 10:00.

Plats: 
Nordstan
Nov
10
Open lectures

Open lecture with focus on Child Culture Design

More information will follow closer to the lecture.

Tidpunkt: 
13:00–15:00
Plats: 
Main lecture hall, HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6–8, Göteborg
Oct
14
Nov
19
Exhibition

I textil terräng

Klara Espmark, MA-student in Crafts, Textil Art, exhibits at Katrineholms konsthall together with AnnaKarin Pettersson & Victoria Andersson, both HDK alumni in textil art.
To the Facebook event

Tidpunkt: 
Opening October 14, 11-14 (speech at 12)
Plats: 
Katrineholms Konsthall, Djulögatan 27, Katrineholm
Nov
21
Open lectures

Open Week Talks: Corridors and Benches

Markus Bergström in conversation with Carsten Hoff. The conversation will take place on the bench in the semi-public entrance space of the HDK. The conversation will be moderated/interrupted by Nina Due, Röhsska Museum, Director.
Language: English
More info on the talk

Tidpunkt: 
16:00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
21
Open lectures

Open Week Talks: Books Code and Networks

Linda Hilfling Ritasdatter and Nikita Mazurov will present their research and talk about virtual libraries, copies, and code related to books and media. The lecture relates to Jonas Ingvarsson’s lecture: “Modern technology is the best friend of the book – about the digitization, knowledge and future libraries“, presented at the humanist library the same evening.
More info on the talk >>

Tidpunkt: 
15:00-17:30
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
22
Other

Open Week Workshop: Places that _______.

Places that _______. is a drawing, mapping, writing and collaborative publishing workshop in which participants will work with thoughts on public space and place thru drawing maps, images, words and collage.

The created pages will be scanned and set to produce a collaborative zine. At a set time zine is printed on site, then folded and stapled. End of workshop is Book launch and reading. All participants get an issue to bring home.

Language: Swedish and English
More info on the workshop >>

Tidpunkt: 
13:00–17:00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg

Calendar ongoing

Oct
7
Oct
25
Alumni

Orosmoln.

Charlotta Eidenskog, ceramic artist and HDK alumna, exhibits at Kaolin in Stockholm.
To Kaolins website

Tidpunkt: 
Plats: 
Kaolin, Hornsgatan 50, Stockholm
Sep
16
Oct
29
Exhibition

I sin linda - a crossdisciplinary research study regarding wrapping blankets

During 2017, research project in weaving has taken place in the fiber workshop at HDK. Wrapping blankets for children that die during pregnancy and delivery, for late miscarriages and abortions has been woven. The blankets have two destinations, firstly to be part of an ongoing clinical study in childbirth care and secondly, to be exhibited at the Småland Museum in Växjö. 

Opening: September 1

Tidpunkt: 
Tis–fre: 10.00–17.00, lör–sön: 10.00–16.00
Plats: 
Smålands museum, Södra Järnvägsgatan 2, Växjö
Oct
14
Nov
19
Exhibition

I textil terräng

Klara Espmark, MA-student in Crafts, Textil Art, exhibits at Katrineholms konsthall together with AnnaKarin Pettersson & Victoria Andersson, both HDK alumni in textil art.
To the Facebook event

Tidpunkt: 
Opening October 14, 11-14 (speech at 12)
Plats: 
Katrineholms Konsthall, Djulögatan 27, Katrineholm
Sep
16
Nov
26
Exhibition

Not my hands

With historical and contemporary perspective, Ammeli Engström investigates the appearance, both its meaning and function. This spring she received her degree in jewellery Artat HDK, and her degree work is shown in the exhibition. In that she has explored different aspects of bearing, both internally and externally.

Tidpunkt: 
Tue–Thu, Sat–Sun: 12:00–16:00
Plats: 
Rian Designmuseum, Skepparesträtet 2, Falkenberg
Oct
7
Jan
7
Exhibition

LOVE ACTUALLY

LOVE ACTUALLY is an exhibition of works by twentyfour ceramic artists, students and teachers, who in different ways are related to HDK, Academy of Design and Crafts at the University of Gothenburg.

Opening: Oct 7 at 12:00.

Tidpunkt: 
Thu–Fri 11:00–17:00, Sat–Sun 11:00–16:00
Plats: 
Höganäs Keramiska center, Gärdesgatan 4B, Höganäs
Sep
16
Jan
7
Exhibition

EVA HILD

HDK alumni Eva Hild is an artist, sculptor and ceramist. The exhibition offers a wide representation of Eva Hild's artistry. The sculptures' voluminous power and beauty seduce and their organic forms run in and out in infinity and create movements and flows in a play with the inside and outside.

Opening: September 16. Inauguration at 14:00.

Tidpunkt: 
Tue–Fri: 11:00–16:00, Sat–Sun:12:00–16:00
Plats: 
Eskilstuna konstmuseum, Portgatan 2, Eskilstuna
Oct
14
Jan
28
Exhibition

The Face of God

An exhibition highlighting the Czech entomologist and artist Milka Havel through reconstructed artifacts and images.
Curator: Johnny Friberg, Associate Professor and Head of Unit in Design at HDK.

Information will be available on www.vandalorum.se

Tidpunkt: 
Opening, Oct 14 oktober, 2 pm
Plats: 
Vandalorum, Värnamo
Sep
16
Jan
28
Exhibition

Everyday matter

In conjunction with the European Textile Network Conference CrossoverEmelie Röndahl, PhD student at HDK, participates in the exhibition Everyday Matter at Textilmuseet in Borås. 

Opening: September 16 at 14:00
Plats: 
Textilmuseet, Skaraborgsvägen 3A, Borås