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Fredrik Svensk


Fredrik Svensk

Postal Address: Box 131, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Kristinelundsgatan 6-8 , 41137 Göteborg

Crafts and Fine Art at HDK-Valand - Academy of Art and Design (More Information)
Box 131
405 30 Göteborg
031-786 10 00
Visiting Address: Kristinelundsgatan 6-8 , Göteborg

About Fredrik Svensk

 Fredrik Svensk is an art theorist, active as a writer, critic, educator, editor and curator.

His current research project is on art criticism & biopolitics.

Editor-in-chief and publisher of Paletten Art Journal.

Svensk regulary writes for
Artforum International


Aftonbladet Kultur

Member the research collective OTCOP.

Co-translater of Gilles Deleuze's Différence et Répétition.

He co-curated the national pavilion of Bosnien & Herzegovina, at the Venice Biennale 2017. Other selected curatorial projects include ÄKTA VARA (True Being / True Commodity), 2007 investigating different contemporary processes of subjectivation, with artists Debora Elgeholm, Annika Eriksson, Isabell Heimerdinger, Saskia Holmkvist, Katya Sander and Carey Young. ART AFTER EDUCATION, 2008 re-examined the critical aspects of the method used in Adrian Piper’s work Bach Whistled, 1970, by putting it into a contemporary socio-political context in tandem with works by artists Elke Marhöfer, Ida Börjel and Malmö Free University for Women.


In his teaching at Valand Academy his focus on the intersection between artistic research and practice, history of aesthetics and art, continental philosophy; and critical perspectives on art and society such as queer feminist, post-colonial, marxist theory, institutional critique and non-anthropocentrism.


Latest publications

Sofia Hultén : Galerie Nordenhake
Fredrik Svensk
Artforum International, March, Book review 2020
Book review

Fläskiga fantasier
Fredrik Svensk
Aftonbladet kultur, 22 februari, Book review 2020
Book review

Maktens män hamnar i gynekologstolen
Fredrik Svensk
Aftonbladet kultur, 28 januari, Book review 2020
Book review

Upp till kamp mot illusionernas makt
Fredrik Svensk
Aftonbladet kultur, 15 januari, Book review 2020
Book review

Skräp återskapar de förstörda skatterna
Fredrik Svensk
Aftonbladet kultur, 29 december, Book review 2019
Book review

Göteborgarna ramar in konsten
Fredrik Svensk
Aftonbladet kultur, 7 november, Book review 2019
Book review

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The Force The Movie The Vague by Mårten Spångberg
Anthony Marcellini, Fredrik Svensk
Performance - from the series Ways of Transmission KU funded Project, Göteborg, University of Gothenburg, Artistic research and development 2011
Artistic research and development

A History of Shit: A performative lecture by Maja Hammarén
Anthony Marcellini, Fredrik Svensk, Maja Hammarén
Performance - from the series Ways of Transmission KU funded Project, Göteborg, University of Gothenburg, Artistic research and development 2011
Artistic research and development



School of Photography at University of Gothenburg 2009
Sinziana Ravini, Fredrik Svensk, Lasse Lindkvist, Julia Tedroff, Julia Bencivenni et al.
Göteborg, University of Gothenburg, Edited book 2009
Edited book


(Im)possibilities for a Non-fascist Art Academy within the Bologna process.
Fredrik Svensk
Konferensmaterial, till The First International Deleuze Studies Conference "One or Several Deleuzes?", Conference contribution 2008
Conference contribution


Äkta Vara
Fredrik Svensk
Röda Sten konsthall , Göteborg, Röda Sten Konsthall, Other 2007

Samtidskonsten, en opålitlig kollega
Fredrik Svensk
Paletten, Magazine article 2007
Magazine article

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