I often compare (making) art with cooking or sports. Now we start two new projects in Botkyrka, where we produce public art for new sport sites.
Shabnam presented her suggestion for Storvretsparken, and it got a GO. More
Today we started two new public art projects in Botkyrka: Broängens sports center and Rödstuhage sports stadium.
Inaugurations spring 2020.
is working on her fountain for Storvretsparken in Botkyrka. Inauguration 2020.
Arranging a citizen dialogue in Riksten regarding their future public art. MORE
installs her pence "House on Boots" in Nacka. More
Due to the reorganization of the public art in Nacka, I have to leave some projects. The best of luck to Bigert&Bergren
at Boo gårds skola, Mats Olofgörs
for Myrsjöskolan and Gunilla Poignant
for Kristallen. Congratulations Nacka, for all arriving art.
Today we plan for Tingstorget
in Botkyrka and Boo gårds school in Nacka.
A lot of public art in Botkyrka these days .
The new projects Riksten and Falkbergsskolan and the ongoings projects with Maria Miesenberger, Shabnam Faraee
and Linda Bäckström.
Bigert & Bergström
presented their great suggestion for the future Boo gårds skola in Nacka.
"Like a jewel" someone said.
with Kerstin and Mandana
Starting a new assignment as consultant in Botkyrka. New public art for Riksten coming up.
The piece "Illusion"by Backa Carin Ivarsdotter
has to be moved. Planning for 2019.
Discussing the place for Mandanas
art piece for Fittjahöjden.
We have started the process for new art in Botkyrka. Inauguration 2021.
I have signed on to continue as art consultant in Botkyrka.
The art council in Botkyrka accepted Maria Miesenbergers suggestion for Tingstorget.
Congratulations Botkyrka :-)
I helped Shabnam Faraee
arrange this weekend event in Storvretsparken. A lot of new paintings and patterns! link
Maria Miesenbergers art is coming to this new housing area.
Thins fall is getting started: Shabnam
in Storvreten, Lena
at Oxelvägen, Mandana
in Fittjahöjden, Maria
for Tingstorget and more…
work for Storvretsparken in Botkyrka is accessible through her new blog. Visit HERE
Tusbystråket will need some art when it opens 2020.
I will help starting the process.
piece Speglingar was installed in Botkyrka today.
Thank you! more
will work with Fittjahöjden in almost two years. Congratulations Botkyrka!
piece Tillblivelse was installed and inaugurated at Utskogens pre school today.
Great work everybody! more
The reshaping of Storvretsparken in Botkyrka will include an extensive public art project.
, and congratulations Botkyrka!
Congratulations Nacka and Oxelvägens pre school.
Backa Carin Ivarsdotters
suggestion for a public art piece in Botkyrka is accepted. Installation this summer.
Bigert & Bergström
accept a commission for the new Boo gårds school in Nacka.
The public piece "Tillblivelse" ("Genesis") by Ebba Bohlin
takes shape. Inauguration at Utskogen pre school in June.
Visiting Oxelvägen today with Lena Flodman
to research the place for her upcoming art piece.
installs her two part art work at Ältadalens pre school today.
Visiting Ältadalens preschool with Irina My Ahrenstedt
. Installation this easter.
Another park In Botkyrka, Storvretsparken. Visiting the place for the new art hall with Kerstin to discuss the public art piece.
Visited Storvretsparken in Botkyrka for the first time today. Planning an investigative art process 2018 - 2019.
Many things became clear when we visited the place for Backa Carins
new piece; the great oak woods, for instance, is a small grove.
I started two new assignments as an art consultant in Botkyrka today; Fittjahöjden and Storvretsparken.
Visiting Tingstorget with Maria Miesenberger today. Inauguration 2019.
Oxelvägen pre school chose Lena Flodman
for a new public art piece.
And Lena accepted! Congratulations Nacka!
My last meeting in Sollentuna today. From this day on we all rely on that the exciting project in Sollentuna can develop without me. All the best to everyone involved :-)
Irina My Ahrenstedt
presents her suggestion for Ältadalens pre school. Everybody enthusiastically agreed. Inauguration May 2018.
It was decided today that Backa Carin Ivarsdotter
will create an art piece for the LSS housing Lugnet in Botkyrka.
Using this Sunday to produce a folder fot Nacka, regarding all the public social projects we have worked on since 2012.
accept a commission for public art at the future Kristallen pre school in Nacka.
Congratulations Nacka :-)
A new park will open in the center of Sollentuna 2019. Obviously there's gonna be some art.
Inauguration in Fisksätra today: The final chapter Jans plats
in the ten year project Fisksätra mönsterarkiv
The future pre school by Oxelvägen need some art. The process start today.
presents her suggestion for a public art piece in Nacka. All present loved it.
Inauguration for Linda Bäckströms piece DINO at Sörgården pre school! MORE
presents his suggestion for an art piece for Myrsjöskolan.
And it will require some art.
Lindas work for Sörgården is lacquered today. MORE
Johanna Byström Sims
have installed her piece today. MORE
Three youth centers will collaborate to create a new public art piece in Sollentuna. I have been asked to assist in launching the project.
Lugnet in Botkyrka and Boo gårds preschool in Nacka need some art.
Irina My Ahrenstedt
will create a new piece for Ältadalens pre school in Nacka.
Accidentally discovered that Haninge has published "Offentlig konst i haninge där barnen är med".
It presents three projects. All with me as the art consultant / project manager. Download it HERE
Visiting Utskogen new preschool today together with artist Ebba Bohlin
, planning her public art.
The construction of Ältadalens pre school is almost completed. Time to choose art.
has accepted an assignment for public art at Utskogens new pre school
First: Start up meeting for the new Kristallen pre school. Inauguration 2019.
Second: Deciding the kind of art for Utskogen new pre school. Inauguration 2017.
It was decided today that artist Mats Olofgörs
will create the art for the new Myrsjöskolan. Congratulations Nacka!
The art council of Botkyrka has accepted Johanna Sims
suggestion Sjögräs for Stigbygeln. Inauguration this fall.
The children at Sörgården pre school visits the foundry where Linda Bäckströms piece takes shape.
Visiting the new Utskogen pre school today.
Visits Nackas new art web page and realizes that most of the images are from my projects :-)http://www.nacka.se/uppleva--gora/kultur-och-museer/konst2/
The children of Sörgården
pre school engages in the colors for Linda Bäckströms
presents her suggestion for Stigbygeln in Botkyrka today.
New assignment as an art consultant in Botkyrka, inauguration 2019.
They build the new Utskogen pre school
in Nacka. As a consultant I'm responsible for the art.
First meeting for Myrsjöskolan in Nacka; Johanna Sims
got a commission in Botkyrka.
visits the preschool Sörgården with Hella.
The public piece Trädkåtan
by Daniela Hedman
got its spotlights today.
It was decided today that WiklundWiklunds
proposal for a new art piece in Fisksätra should be placed at the square.
The LSS-housing Stigbygeln need some art. Process started.
has installed a new art piece in Nackasalen, Nacka – inauguration today! MORE
suggest a new chapter for Fisksätra mönsterarkiv
. Presentation today.
begins the installation of a new art piece in Nackasalen.
installs her piece Trädkåtan in Nacka today.
has installed her adjusted piece for Vreta pre school, Botkyrka. Thanks Linda. MORE
Inauguration in Nacka for a new piece by Roland Persson
. More information here>>
and my text here>>
present her suggestion for Sörgården pre school this evening. Now we get going! Inauguration 2017.
It was officially decided today that artist Daniela Hedmans
suggestion for Lännbohöjden will be installed. Inauguration January.
Congratulations Nacka - it was decided today that artist Fredrika Linder
got the commission for Nackasalen.
is traveling to Rättvik
, we enroll some new "förstärkare
"; I build a new piece with Mari Kretz
for Satsuma Kustantamo
, two public art projects in Botkyrka – with Linda Shamma
and Linda Bäckström
– are on its way to realization, Roland Perssons
public piece in Nacka is soon inaugurated, the art competition for Nackasalen, between Lisa Jeannin + Rolf Schuurmans
and Fredrika Linder
is soon decided, a new project in Nacka starts, I start a project with Linda Shamma
, KC Öst
is starting up, WIP:sthlm
has new projects, and great meetings at SU
and with Osynlig utställning
. To mention but a few :-)
With Daniela Hedman
at BoKloks project in Lännbohöjden
, Nacka. New art in 2016.
There are major plans for the central parts of Nacka. I am to write a new analysis for the possibilities of art.
A new housing area is being built in Lännbohöjden
, Nacka by BoKlok. A fast project for public art has started.
Final check. Roland Persson
presents his art for Lotsen pre school. See more>>
Opening for Långsjöodjuret by Torbjörn Berg
in Nacka today. See more>>
In 15 months this place will be a great new preschool, with great new art.
Art consultant: Prolonged contract as consultant in Botkyrka.
Art consultant: The new pre school Sörgården in Botkyrka need some public art.
Supermarket: Cooperation on KC Öst's participation.
With Roland Persson
to see his work in progress for a public installation at Lotsen pre school in Nacka. Great energy!!
work at Långsjöskolan today with Nanna Leth.
The installation begins for Arijana Kajfes
work at Violen pre school.
It was decided today that Nackasalen will receive a new site specific art piece.
Installation of the sculpture by Torbjörn Berg
for Långsjö pre school begin.
The pre school Lotsen grow and with it the art piece by Roland Persson
suggestion "Skulpturer i omvandling" ("Sculptures in Transformation") is accepted for Lotsen. Inauguration August 2016.
Artist Torbjörn Berg
presented his suggestion for a new art piece for Långsjöns pre school in Nacka today.
It was gladly accepted and inauguration is this fall.
Artist Monika Larsen Dennis (Photo: Nanna Leth)
Långsjö pre school chose artist Torbjörn Berg today, for a new permanent art piece.
Welcome to Nacka, Torbjörn.
Delivered an analysis for Nackasalen, Nacka today. How to - or not to - install art there.
We chose artist for a new public assignment in Nacka: Welcome Roland Persson
to Lotsen pre school. Inauguration 2016
Three projects in Nacka today:
- Meeting about the art for Lotsen pre school
- Visiting Nacka stadshus where we need new art
- Traveling to Järla school to examine their new piece
Ylva Landoff Lindberg
installs her public art for Dynamiten today.
Monika Larsen Dennis
ROSE for Järla skola was installed today. Part of the piece flying here.
- Lotsen - new pre school and new art 2016
and Linda Shamma
presented their suggestions for public art in Botkyrka tonight. The art council approved of both ideas, which will be inaugurated in spring. (Image: detail of Arijanas suggestion.)
The public piece for Vreta pre school, by Linda Shamma
, is taking form. Today: Carina, Hugo and I portray animals on location.
Inauguration today for Anna Svenssons
piece Kurragömma at Isis preschool. more>>
The large sculpture for Järla school is under production. Each dove a full size bench for the kids to sit on.
Delivered my first analysis for public art in future Nacka strand.
First a looong excursion to learn more about artificial grass. Then well earned sleep in the studio.
A good place to work: meeting with Linda Shamma
about her public work in Botkyrka.
Handed in my analysis for the expanding Henriksdal today. Finally!
Monika Larsen Dennis
suggestion for a public art piece at Järla skola was admitted today. Inauguration this fall.
Ylva Landoff Lindbergs
suggestion for an outdoor art piece at Dynamiten, was accepted by Botkyrkas art council today.
Today at Järla school in Nacka, with a presentation by Monika Larsen Dennis
Second son at work. First meeting at Violen in Botkyrka with head of the pre school Susanne and with artist Arijana Kajfes
. Then studio time.
Hello Henriksdal. You will get 2 000 new apartments and I will analyze what kind of art you need where.
Two artists were chosen in Botkyrka this rainy night: Linda Shamma Östrand
, for Vreta pre school, and Arijana Kajfes
for Violen pre school. Congratulations Botkyrka!
Different kinds of work these last days before weekend:
- Monika Larsen Dennis
accepts a commission in Nacka.
are really engaged in the upcoming project Kännbart.
- All involved executives at Skansen
are now welcoming the upcoming project MIX.
- Preparing for the next chapter for the KC Öst
- All suggested artists for two commissions in Botkyrka has accepted, decision 8/4.
hands in a suggestion for the book about TA PLATS!
- Unna design
gives us response for the Kännbart project.
Now - let the weekend begin with a feverish son.
Vreta pre school chose which artists they want to work with. Violen pre school chose what kind of art they want. And the snow came again.
Today we decided the what-where-when regarding art for Järla skola. In two weeks, we choose the artist.
(Also had a really exciting meeting with Klara and Katarina regarding Plania)
Two meetings in Botkyrka today: Public art for Vreta pre school and for Violen pre school. Exciting points of departure in both projects, artists will be chosen this winter.
Plania in Nacka will grow in a couple of years. I begin the analysis for public art.
One BIG and two small.
An article about the finished work by Åsa Elieson
for Älta kulturknut
. Somewhat annoying but ok. more>>
Finally Åsa Eliesons
piece Vi, de levande (We, the living) is inaugurated at Älta kulturknut
First today: Great meeting with Musik- och Teatermuseet
, regarding the future project at Skansen
Then made a video interview with Åsa Elieson
, for the opening at Älta kulturknut
"Vi, de levande
" ("We, the Living") is a video walk piece by Åsa Elieson
. It will be augured 8 Jan 2014 as a new public art piece made specifically för Älta kulturknut. It is partly based upon Åsas performance work in Älta this fall. (I am the art consultant.) Today we met to do the walk for the very first time. Thank you Åsa!
Ylva Landoff Lindberg
got a project for public art in Botkyrka. We met today for a first meeting and we think her piece will be installed autumn 2014. Looking forward to that! (Image: Ylva Landoff Lindberg: Detail from "After Your Heart Stopped Beating")
This is where it is decided: What artist gets the public project in Botkyrka, and who doesn't? Today: Ylva Landoff Lindberg
for the project Dynamiten. Congratulations!
1. Meeting with Miriam regarding the overall work and structure with public art in Botkyrka.
2. Meeting regarding Violen, a new pre school in Botkyrka.
3. Meeting regarding the pre school Vreten in Botkyrka.
The public art project that I initiated as an art consultant in Haninge, at the swimming house in Torvalla, is to be inaugurated.
Congratulations Julia Adzuki
, you are great!
Opening: 20 Nov 18:00-20:00
Two meetings in Nacka today: First, where to place art of Simka
; Second, strategies for Kvarnholmen.
On the belly: a son + In the ears: Lil Wayne + From the iPhone: How to organize the public art by Henkan = Sunday walk
Met the student council at Järla skola today. They showed me around, told me about their school and we talked about art. We hope to install a new piece within a year.
Two of their suggestions: A Ben and Jerry-pool that keeps filling up with ice cream; Bricks on the ground that you can walk on, and if you step on the wrong one, you'll fall into a pit of snakes.
Today two new projects in Botkyrka started: Violen pre school and Vreten pre school.
The other part of Åsa Eliesons
performance art as public art starts today in Älta, as herr Barkman enters.
Visiting Anna Svenssons
piece "Kurragömma" at Isis pre school today. Together with Mats and Max it was decided that the piece met with all possible requirements. Thank you once again Anna, and congratulations Isis!
The local press writes about Åsa Eliesons
public art project in Älta. More>>
installed her piece for Isis pre school today. Great work Anna, really!
I initiated this project when I worked as an art consultant in Haninge 2011-2012.
I'm so happy that Raketa
has managed to run this project over the finish line. Good work!
second performance act, as public art, is being announced.
My first assignment as an art consultant in Botkyrka start to roll. First meeting today about what kind of art we want, were.
Anna Svensson works with the public piece for Isis preschool. (Photo: Anna Svensson)
suggestion for a public art event at Älta kulturknut was accepted by all parties today. An exciting autumn awaits us.
proposal for public art at Isis pre school is approved today. Inauguration in December.
A lot of work with Nacka these days. Artists Anna Svensson
and Åsa Elieson
both prepare for next week when they present suggestions for two very different pieces of public art, at Isis förskola
and Älta kulturknut
. I also work with adjusting my analysis Kvarnholmen
and I prepare for the project at Järla skola
There is a reasonable budget for art at Järla skola. We had a first meeting today and will start the work in September, choosing an artist before christmas and have an inauguration summer 2014. Good fun.
The solution to move the art by Kerstin Schild at preschool Kulingen has been accepted and the process began today. Thanks everybody.
The board for Älta kulturknut
met me, Nanna Leth (responsible for public art in Nacka) and artist Åsa Elieson
today. Many questions about performance art and good discussions about the possibilities that art has. This will be an exciting autumn.
Dinner with Nanna and Helene (responsible for public art in Nacka) and Ola (also art consultant) before we take a break this summer.
chose an artist to work with their young visitors this fall, in a public art project. They chose performance artist Åsa Elieson
and we met this evening to go through documents and formalia. At Mood
, of course ;-)
Today it was decided upon that Åsa Elieson
will get the commission for public art at Älta kulturknut. It was a really tough competition with other great artists on the table, but we are all really excited about the opportunity to work with performance art on the public art scene.
Isis pre school and artist Anna Svensson
met today and they agreed that Anna shall create the art for their outdoor space.
A lot of Nacka this week. Today:
- Meeting with Nanna Leth, responsible for public art.
- Planning the future for three tigers by Issef.
- First contact regarding the new art project at Järla school.
- Preparations for artist meeting at Isis preschool tomorrow.
- A great meeting with Helene Burmeister and Bastian Vreede regarding Kvarnholmen.
The work group at Isis preschool
met with me today to choose an artist to work with this place.
This morning started with a selected presentation of public art in Nacka 2012. Hans Peterson
(on stage), Hanna Stahle
and I (presenting Lina Perssons project at Sickla skola
) took turns at Nacka kommunhus.
These last days we have discussed several projects in Nacka:
- What kind of art do we need at Isis pre school? Reasoning led us to a certain focus and we will probably choose an artist May 17, to work with their outdoor environment.
- Älta kulturknut has limited time now to include their children (80% of all visitors) in an art project. Perhaps we will choose an artist May 23?
- Budget for the prestigious art project at Kvarnholmen. Sketch is done, lets evaluate it!
- Kulingen pre school need to reorganize their spaces. What about the art they've got?
One meeting on how to remove an art piece in a pre school that has outgrown its former use,
One meeting on how to install an art piece in a pre school that has just opened up.
See how these things work...
I begin planning the art for "Dynamiten" - The Dynamite - as my first job as an art consultant in Botkyrka.
New meeting with new person-in-charge.
We are starting a new project in Nacka, for walls in Isis pre school. We had our first meeting today.
My last gig as an art consultant in Haninge: Introducing Johan Thurfjell to a public commission.
Applied for the job as an art consultant in Botkyrka. Interview today. Result next week.
Lisa Jeannin and Rolf Schuurmans inauguration at Höglundaskolan in Haninge.
Thank you again, Lisa and Rolf, for a great collaboration, this time with me as an art consultant.
Inauguration för Lina Perssons work at Sickla skola, Nacka.
Honored to have been the art consultant for this.
2 500 new homes are being built at Kvarnholmen
, Nacka. I am to suggest an art program. Visited the place today - wow...
My analysis for art in the future building area Nobelberget is completed. It will be interesting to see how the area developes these coming years.
installes his piece Krumbukten at Vilans förskola in Nacka. Poor Olle has had three art consultants since his project started, but now the piece is where it should be and there will be an inauguration later in November.
Inauguration today for ”Djuret” by Amalia Årfelt at Tattby pre school in Nacka. Two other animals are introduced by Amalia at this new pre school in this project and we are all happy about it!
Backa Carin Ivarsdotter has installed her public piece Illusion at Kristallen pre school.
My introducing text for inauguration More>>
Lina Perssons suggestion for a dining room at Sickla school was approved today. It is a beautiful idea, based upon our different expectations of how the future might be. (Photo:Po Hagström)
We have long planned for public art at the Torvalla swimming pool
in Haninge. Today Julia Adzuki
was offered the commission and accepted. Great fun!
The sculpture by Lisa Jeannin and Rolf Schuurmans that are supposed to hang over the entrance at the newly built school Höglundaskolan in Haninge has now been installed at the art hall. (Photo: Lisa Jeannin)
suggestion for a public art project in Haninge has been formally approved.
Their project with the personnel and children at Tallen kindergarden will run from fall 2012 untill spring 2013.
After a meeting today all agreed that Lina Persson
will suggest a public art piece for the dining room at Sickla skola, Nacka.
A studio visit with Lisa Jeannin and Rolf Schuurmans to see how their progress for Höglundaskolan, haninge. The visit was cut short because of my acute tooth ache but the important part was there – the great spider! (Photo: Po Hagström)
Amalia Årfelt presents her idea for public art at the new pre school in Tattby, Nacka. The work group accepted it as we spoke. (Photo: Po Hagström)
Before we begin the public art project for Poseidons gränd, we gather information about Haninge centrum, from people who have lived here for some time. (Photo: Po Hagström)
I am responsible for three ongoing projects in Nacka, as an art consultant: Ryssvikens preschool, Kristallens preschool and Vilans preschool.
gets a commission to create site specific art for the new pre school in Tattby, Nacka, Stockholm.
A new project begins in Nacka, at the Da Vinci school.
A new art project in Haninge begins at Tallen pre school, and Raketa
got the comission.
We begin the planning for a new area of buildings in Nacka, Nobel-berget. Link>>
Meeting at Sickla school, regarding art for their dining room.
First meeting with the work group for the new christian kindergarden in Tattby. We plan the outdoor art. Inauguration summer 2012. (Photo: Po Hagström)
I have begun to work as an art consultant in Nacka kommun
First out are six new projects, of which four will be inaugurated this summer.
This feels somewhat like coming home. I had my first solo exhibition in Nacka, 1075 and counting
, and TA PLATS!
is presently showing in Nacka as well. And I will have Ola Nilsson
as a colleague again which is always great.
2012 – here I come.
Höglundaskolan in Haninge is growing. Here visiting the building site with Åsa Mårtensson, curator at Haninge art hall, and Lisa Jeannin and Rolf Schuurmans. Lisa and Rolf are working on the art for the school. (Photo: Po Hagström)
Apartment buildings are being built in the center of Haninge center, and a new art piece will mark the spot.
Lisa Jeannin and Rolf Shuurmans involve children at Lundaskolan in three workshops. The material will be included in the public art piece for Höglundaskolan, the new school in Jordbro. (Photo: Po Hagström)
Lisa Jeannin and Rolf Schuurmans present their suggestion for public art, for a new school in Jordbro, Haninge. (Photo: Lisa Jeannin)
is a kindergarden using the Emilia Reggio pedagogy, basically allowing the children to formulate their environment using their creativity. We now add an artist, with the purpose of channeling the childrens creativity into a project, resultning in a public art piece that they can use. The personnel at Tallen made their first list of what they want out of the project at todays meeting.
Lisa Jeannin and Rolf Schuurmans work with photography for part of their art piece in a school that is being built in Jordbro, Haninge. Inauguration 2012. (Photo: Rolf Schuurmans)
Today we met outlining the art project at pre-school Tallen in Haninge, where children will formulate their own outdoor environment.
The exhibition Juvelerna i Jordbro
It is installed by me and connected to the public piece by the same name.My text >>
The exhibition Juvelerna i Jordbro
installed by me and connected to the public piece by the same name. (Photo: Po Hagström)Official link>>
Meeting with the Torvalla simhall to further formulate the upcoming public art project.
Torvalla simhall link>>
Inauguration of the piece Juvelerna i Jordbro by parkleken i Jordbro, the project I have been consultant for. (Photo: Po Hagström)
The art piece Juvelerna i Jordbro is installed by Jordbro parklek.
I have worked as an art consultant with artists Mette Björnberg and Richard Johansson. (Photo: Po Hagström)
A two day trip together with Elisabeth Åström and Åsa Mårtensson to Mette Björnberg and Richard Johansson. Preparation for their public piece Juvelerna i Jordbro, and their exhibition. (Photo (from Jet-Flex): Po Hagström)
After the excursion to Malmö in September, Haninge arranged this full day course on different methods for public dialogue.
I arranged a two day excursion to Malmö for the people in Haninge who work with public art and city planning.
13:30 – 14:45 Om medborgardialog i Malmö (Emelie Wieslander, Garaget)
15:30 – 17:00 Om samrådsgruppen för offentlig konst i Malmö (Märta Lunnér, Kulturhuset Mazetti)
20:00 – 21:00 Ljusvandring (Pildammen)
08:30 -10:30 Strategier för offentligt rum i Malmö (Maria Sundell Isling, Stadshuset)
10:45 - 12:45 Exempel på framgångsrika offentliga projekt i Malmö (Monika Larsen Dennis, guidad vandring) (Photo: Po Hagström)