Author: Rebekka

Open My Glade

Photo: Poul BuchardPipilotti RistOpen My Glade Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark2019ABOUT THE PROJECTAs part of our consultancy work for Kvadrat’s institutional collaboration program, we have worked closely with the artist Pipilotti Rist supporting the development of a major new installation that occupies a entire gallery of the Louisiana museum. The work Reversed Eyelid covers the walls as […]

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Chart 13 Collateral Program and Chart Talks

Chart 13 Collateral Program and Chart Talks Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen2013ABOUT THE PROJECTSouth into North curated the collateral program of the first edition of Chart Art Fair, in collaboration with then Kunsthal Charlottenborg’s director Jacob Fabricius. The program included the project KERAMIKOS, by Matthew Lutz Kinoy and Natsuko Uchino, a series of posters by Karl Holmkvist, the presentation […]

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Title: “A Retrospective Curated by XXXXXXXXX”

SUPERFLEXWorking Title: “A Retrospective Curated by XXXXXXXXX” Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen2013 – 2014ABOUT THE PROJECTThe exhibition presents a retrospective view of a twenty years long, ongoing artistic career. Eight international curators/curator teams have been invited to present each their own view of a retrospective exhibition. Show production: South into NorthSERVICESProductionRelated projectsChart 13 Collateral Program and Chart TalksKunsthal Charlottenborg, CopenhagenSIMON DENNYSecret […]

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Clutch

Photo: I DO ART AGENCY. Courtesy of the artist and Kvadrat.FOSClutch Kvadrat Showroom, Copenhagen2016ABOUT THE PROJECT“Clutch”, a temporary architectural installation by FOS, transformed part of Kvadrat’s Copenhagen showroom into a recording studio. Over the course of four days, the artist recorded the second album of his ongoing musical project “Small White Man”. Curated by South into […]

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Lampedusa Cruises

Photo: PolitikenFix&FoxyLampedusa Cruises Copenhagen Harbour2016ABOUT THE PROJECT‘Lampedusa cruises’ is a project by Danish duo Fix&Foxy. It consisted of boat trips around Copenhagen Harbour and beaches nearby, for the course of two weeks in the end of August 2016.A crew of refugees welcomed people on board of a boat that had sailed the actual trip from Egypt […]

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Encounters

Ursula NistrupEncounters Kunsthal 44 Møen, Denmark2016ABOUT THE PROJECTEncounters by Danish artist Ursula Nistrup is the first project of a series of commissions organized by South Into North in response to Henning Christiansen’s archives and was produced in collaboration with the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts Glass and Ceramics Workshop, with the support of the Statens Kunstfond. Nistrup’s […]

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Pomme de Terre

Pomme de Terre Kulttuurisauna, Helsinki2014ABOUT THE PROJECTIn the summer of 2014, South into North participated to Pomme de Terre, an experimental art workshop initiated and organised by Malene Ratcliffe. The one-week long workshop brought together four art students with a group two artists, an architect, a designer and a curator in a experimental learning environment, taking […]

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Lucky Angst Cat

Henrik Plenge JakobsenLucky Angst Cat Various public spaces, Copenhagen2014ABOUT THE PROJECTLucky Angst Cat is a public art project by Henrik Plenge Jakobsen, commissioned and produced by South into North.When South into North invited Plenge Jakobsen to contribute a work to their home page, as part of the year-long digital commissioning project Nothing Like Home, his contribution ended up spilling […]

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Hypothesis

Photo: Andrea Rossetti Courtesy of the Artist, Pilar Corridas Gallery, Gladstone Gallery, Esther Schipper, Fondazione Hangar Bicocca, Milan. Philippe ParrenoHypothesis Hangar Bicocca, Milan2015 – 2016ABOUT THE PROJECTThe exhibition at Pirelli HangarBicocca was Philippe Parreno’s first survey exhibition in Italy, and it was conceived as a choreographed space following a precise script devised by Parreno. Curated by Andrea Lissoni, […]

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Nothing Like Home

Nothing Like Home South into North’s webpage2014 – 2015ABOUT THE PROJECT‘Nothing Like Home’ was the title of a series of five digital works that South into North commissioned between 2014 and 2015 for the company’s old website homepage.#1 FOSGoldman Sachs Socialdemokratiet, 2014#2 Simon StarlingPictures for an Exhibition, 2013 – 14 / Work in Progress (Constantin Brancusi, […]

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MFA Degree Show

Photos: Anders Sune BergMFA Degree ShowKunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen2015ABOUT THE PROJECTSouth into North curated the 2015 MFA degree show (Afgang) of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen. Afgang is the annually exhibition for the graduates from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts’ Schools of Visual Arts. The exhibition celebrates and presents new works […]

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Like a Needle in a Haystack

Photo: Casper SejersenCildo MeirelesLike a Needle in a Haystack Kunsthal 44 Møen, Denmark2014ABOUT THE PROJECTLike a Needle in a Haystack, curated by Julia Rodrigues, was the first solo exhibition by the celebrated Brasilian artist Cildo Meireles in Scandinavia. The exhibition at Kunsthal 44 Møen presented a selection of works that spams from the early 1970s to the present day […]

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Pixel Forest

© Pipilotti Rist. Photo: Maris Hutchinson_EPW Studio Courtesy the Artist and New Museum New YorkPipilotti RistPixel Forest New Museum, New York2016 – 2017ABOUT THE PROJECTPipilotti Rist, 4th Floor To Mildness (2016), installation view at New Museum, New York. Video and sound installation with two projections onto two amorphous screens hanging horizontally from the ceiling, single and […]

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Flying and Painting

Photo: I DO ART AGENCY Courtesy of the artist and KvadratRoman SignerFlying and Painting Kvadrat HQ, Ebeltoft, Denmark2016ABOUT THE PROJECTIn July 2016, Roman Signer performed an action in Ebeltoft (Denmark), as part of Kvadrat’s own art commissioning program, curated by South into North.The action involved Signer flying custom-modified drones inside a shipping container. The interior of the container […]

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I Am Also Stepping on Wet Sand

Photos of the exhibition. Courtesy of the Artists and SixtyEight Art Institute.CARLA ZACCAGNINII Am Also Stepping on Wet Sand SixtyEight Art Institute, Copenhagen2017ABOUT THE PROJECTSouth into North invited artist Carla Zaccagnini  to work in collaboration with writer Santiago Garcia Navarro to make a new work for the Copenhagen exhibition space SixtyEight Art Institute. The exhibition I am also […]

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Anywhen

Photo: Andrew Dunkley © Tate Photography Courtesy of the Artist; Tate Modern and Kvadrat.PHILIPPE PARRENOAnywhen Tate Modern, London2016 – 2017ABOUT THE PROJECTSouth into North role in this project is part of our work consulting Kvadrat on their collaborations with artists and art institutions internationally. Anywhen (Hyundai Commission 2016) was is a site-specific exhibition that changed throughout the day […]

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RU

Photo: Dario Lasagni. Courtesy of the artist and New MuseumPETRIT HALILAJRu New Museum, New York2017 – 2018ABOUT THE PROJECTThis collaboration was initiated by South into North together with the museum’s curatorial department, as part of our ongoing advisory and curatorial work for Kvadrat.  In Ru Halilaj presents a number of new video works, several large textile sculptures, and […]

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House

Photo credit courtesy of KvadratROMAN SIGNERHouse Kvadrat HQ, Ebeltoft, Denmark2017ABOUT THE PROJECTAs part of Kvadrat’s own art commissioning program, curated by South into North, Roman Signer made a new permanent sculpture for the landscape around Kvadrat’s head quarters in Ebeltoft.The sculpture, titled House, consists of a stylized house made of steel, with an inverted roof that creates a […]

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New North Zealand Hospital

Architectural rendering, Image courtesy NHN and Herzog & de MeuronNew North Zealand Hospital Hillerød, Denmark2017 – 2022ABOUT THE PROJECTSouth into North, together with Lars Nittve, is the curatorial team behind the art strategy for the New North Zealand Hospital, in Hillerød, Denmark.The hospital is designed by Herzog & de Meuron and building completion is expected by […]

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Untitled (WHAT? WHEN? WHY? WHO?)

Photo: Michael Berg KARL HOLMQVISTUntitled (WHAT? WHEN? WHY? WHO?) Kvadrat HQ, Ebeltoft, Denmark2018ABOUT THE PROJECTAs part of the commission Karl Holmqvist customized woven textile ‘Verpan’ with six variations of his signature language-based designs. From these, he created the work Untitled (WHAT? WHEN? WHY? WHO?), a sculpture composed of twenty-seven cubes, which can be turned around playfully, randomly creating varying […]

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Chiron

Adelita Husni-Bey: Chiron, 2019. Exhibition view: New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW StudioAdelita Husni-BeyChiron New Museum, New York2019ABOUT THE PROJECTAdelita Husni Bey’s solo exhibition Chiron opened on January 22nd. As part of our consultancy work for Kvadrat’s institutional collaborations program, we have supported the artist in the development of 26 textile banners that form part […]

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