Jonas Ekeberg:

Art Criticism in The Nordic Countries


The Art Section of The Finnish Critics’ Association has invited the chief editor of Kunstkritikk Jonas Ekeberg to talk about Art Critics in the Nordic Countries. The event starts at 5PM and is 1,5h long. The main language will be english.

Jonas Ekeberg (b. 1967) is a curator and critic based in Oslo. He is the chief editor of the Nordic online art journal Kunstkritikk. Ekeberg was the chief curator of Momentum – Nordic Biennial for Contemporary Art in 2000, founding director of Oslo Kunsthall the same year and a curator and Head of Information at the Office for Contemporary Art Norway from 2002-2004. From 2004 to 2009 Ekeberg served as the director of Preus Museum, Norway’s national museum for photography. His book ‘Post Nordic – The rise and fall of a Nordic Art Scene 1976–2016’ is forthcoming on Toppedo Press, Oslo.