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Uppdaterad: 4 juni 2012
Sidansvarig: Lizette Gradén

Nordic Spaces

The project focuses on how transnational communities are formed and how “the North” reaches beyond territorial boundaries to include numerous cultural and educational networks.

Staging a Nordic Space. Created by: Chad Eric Bergman, Lizette Gradén, Hanne Pico Larsen, Susanne Österlund-Pötzsch. Photo: Louise LeBourgeois.

Staging a Nordic Space. Created by: Chad Eric Bergman, Lizette Gradén, Hanne Pico Larsen, Susanne Österlund-Pötzsch.
Photo: Louise LeBourgeois.
© Copyright The Nordic Spaces in the North and North America: Heritage Preservation in Real and Imagined Nordic Places project.

Nordic Spaces in the North and North America: Heritage preservation in Real and Imagines

I det interdisciplinära projektet Nordic Spaces in the North and North America: Heritage preservation in Real and Imagines Nordic Places utforskas expressiva formers roll när nordiskt liv omskapas i kölvattnet av migration och teknisk innovation. Projektet ingår i det mångvetenskapliga forskningsprogrammet Nordiska rum.

Projekttid: 2008 – 2011

Projektansvarig: Lizette Gradén, Konstfack (Skyddad adress)

Finansiärer (Nordiska Rum): Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, The Foundation for Baltic and East European Studies,The Royal Academy of Letters, History and Antiquities, The Estonian Science Foundation, The Finnish Cultural Foundation, The Society of Swedish Literature in Finland, The Foundation for Swedish Culture in Finland and Nordforsk.

Läs om projektet "Nordic Spaces in the North and North America: Heritage Preservation in Real and Imagined Nordic Places" på: www.nordicspaces.com

This project specifically identify and explore the role of performance in the reshaping of Nordic life. By focusing especially on different performances of heritage, the project foregrounds the performative aspect of several Nordic spaces and highlights the central importance of the materialized as well as the embodied experience.

The Nordic Spaces in the North and North America: Heritage Preservation in Real and Imagined Nordic Places project which lies behind discussion groups, lectures, papers, conference panels, articles as well as an exhibition, a theatre festival is a project funded by Stiftelsen Riksbankens Jubileumsfond (2008-2011) and includes
Chad Eric Bergman (North Park University, US),
Lizette Gradén (project leader, Konstfack, Sweden),
Valdimar Tr. Hafstein (University of Iceland, Iceland),
Hanne Pico Larsen (Dansk Folkmindessamling, Denmark/ Columbia University, US), and
Susanne Österlund-Pötzsch (Åbo Akademi, Finland).

Uppdaterad: 23 september 2010
Sidansvarig: Lizette Gradén