Malmö Art Academy, Lund University

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Contact Person(s): Professor Gertrud Sandqvist.

About Artistic research at Malmö Art Academy, Lund University

Full PhD program in Fine Art since 2002. Three researchers have graduated, in 2006:
Matts Leiderstam
(See and Seen, Seeing Landscapes through artistic practice)
Sopowan Boonnimitra
(Lak-ka-pid-lak-ka-perd, contemporary urban conditions with special reference to thai homosexuality),
and Miya Yoshida
(The Invisible Landscapes, The construction of New Subjectivities in the Era of the Mobile Telephone).

Currently, five artists and one curator are admitted to the PhD program, and are to present their dissertations in 2011 ( Julie Ault ), 2012 (Frans Jacobi, SimonSheikh), 2013 ( Matthew Buckingham,Mats Eriksson, Apolonija Sustersic). The phd group are having seminars on a regular basis, presenting and discussing their ongoing research. May 2010 the new research center for the Faculty of Fine and Performing Arts at Lund University opens – Inter Arts Center – with a special focus on inter-disciplinary events, and experimental research in fine and performing arts.

People at Malmö Art Academy

Actively participating in EARN
Professor Gertrud Sandqvist
Professor Sarat Maharaj

PhD Researchers
Julie Ault
Matthew Buckingham
Mats Eriksson
Frans Jacobi
Simon Sheikh
Apolonija Sustersic

Upcoming Events

Dissertation Julie Ault, Autumn 2011

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