Higher seminars

The higher seminar series provides a platform for a continuous exchange on matters pertaining to research conducted at Konstfack. Senior researchers, faculty, practitioners, doctoral candidates and students from both Konstfack and other institutions take part. The higher seminar series is open to the public.

Spring 2020

15 June Jacqueline Hoàng Nguyễn 25% seminar

26 February, 13-16.30 (S4)
Behzad Khosravi Noori 80% seminar. Externa reviewer: Maria Lind.  

7 Februari, 13-16 (Volvo Studio, Jussi Björlings allé 5, Stockholm)
Petra Lilja 25% seminar. For texts contact Petra Lilja.


Autumn 2019

9 December, 13-16 (E1)
Jenny Richards 25% seminar: Against the Outsourced Body: Infrastructures of Feminist Care. Discussant: Janna Graham, lecturer in Visual Culture at Goldsmiths University of London.

6 November, 09:00-12.00 (Studion)
Anna Lundh, 50% seminar. External reviewer: Ellen J Roed, artist and professor of film

24 October, 09:30-12:30 (Wickmans)
Irina Sandomirskaja: Film, Theory and the Translatability of Experience (re: Artavazd Peleshian

Please follow the link above to find reading materials!

5 September, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm (S2)
Charles Esche - On Decolonial and Art: Friendship or Enmity?

Maria Iñigo Clavo; Modernity vs.Epistemodiversity efflux journal 2016: www.e-flux.com/journal/73/60475/modernity-vs-epistemodiversity/

Walter D. Mignolo; Coloniality is Far from Over, and So Must Be Decoloniality, Afterall 43, Spring 2017: vam.afterall.org/journal/issue.43/coloniality-is-far-from-over-and-so-must-be-decoloniality

Wanda Nanibush, Walter D. Mignolo, Thinking and Engaging with the Decolonial: A Conversation, Afterall 45, Spring 2018: Thinking and Engaging with the Decolonial.pdf

Two texts by CE:
Charles Esche - Absences Felt And Unfelt.pdf
How to talk about things that have gone missing clean.pdf

Spring 2019

27 February, 9.30-12.30 (S2)
Shahram Khosravi: Unsettling, Walling, Stealing


28 March 14-16.30   (S5)

Ricarda Denzer och Basak Senova: Humming, Warbling, Whistling

13 May 9-12 (Wickmans)
Adam Bergholm: Key Works

Reading: Adam_Bergholm_seminarieunderlag.pdf

29 maj, 9-12 (Phd students' offices)
Léopold Lambert

(OBS! Vänta i receptionen så kommer vi och hämtar deltagarna kl. 9.00!)   



11 June (S4)

9-12: Mat Gregory Cancelled
13-16: James Binning, Assemble Collective
Reading: JamesBinning_seminar_Konstfack.pdf 

Higher seminars, previous years

Hihger seminars spring 2018

The Higher Seminars are open to students and staff. They are also open to the public.

Welcome to Konstfack's Higher Seminars!

Updated: 25 August 2015