Talks

2021

Art and Parallel Ecologies
Parallel Ecologies, University of Oslo. June 2021

2020

On Wolfgang Tillmans`s Abstract Mediations and Other Ecologies
Public talk, Department of Art and Visual History, Humboldt University, Berlin, May 2021.

“On Contemporary Art, Technologies and Imaginary Environments”
Public talk, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, November 2020.

“Photography, The Arctic, and Process Ontology: Wolfgang Tillmans’s Abstract Mediations”
Worlding Northern Art, The Arctic University of Norway. November 2020.

“On Contemporary Art and Sun Media Atmospheres”
Oslo School of Environmental Humanities, University of Oslo. November 2020.

“On Photography, Weather and Sensation”
Conversation. With Kamilla Langeland.
MELK, Oslo. October 2020.

“Art, Aesthetics and Environmental Humanities”
Conversation. With Malin Graesse and Mia Loeb.
K.O.S A, Oslo. September 2020.

“Reframing the Individual: The Sun, Process Ontology and Sonne München, 1994″
Conference paper. 7th biennial conference of the European Network for Avant-Garde and Modernism Studies. University of Leuven, Belgium. September 2020 (accepted but cancelled due to covid-19).

“Medium, Materiality, Environments”
Public lecture, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, August 2020.

“On Breathing, Together
Conversation. With Bjarne Bare.
OSL Series. OSL Contemporary, Oslo. February 2020.

“On Tiago Bom’s The Third Thing
Public lecture. Sandefjord Kunstforening. February 2020.

2019

“Art, Archives, Milieus”
Plenary lecture. UKS (Young Artist Association). Oslo, November 2019.

“The relevance and possible limitations of media archaeology for an
understanding of the digital in contemporary media art.”
Public lecture, University of Oslo, September. 2019.

2018

“Contesting Images”
Conversation. With Khaled Barakeh and Terje Abusdal.
Let’s Talk About Images. Fotogalleriet, Oslo. November 2018.

“Photography, Archives and Social Ontology”
Plenary lecture. Media and Time. Historical and Media-Aesthetic Perspectives
Centre for Advanced Study, Oslo. September 2018.

“Photography as Diagrammatic”
Public lecture. Art Criticism and the Anthropocene
Department of Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas,
University of Oslo, Norway. June 2018.

“Fungus, Photography and Life”
Conference paper. The Politics of the Machine: Arts and After.
Aalborg University in Copenhagen. May 2018.

“Art, Fungi, and Photography”
Plenary lecture. Forms of Life: Vitalisms, Bio-politics and New Ecologies. Text, Image, Sound, Space. Programme franco-norvégien, Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme, Paris. January 2018.

“On Ecologies, Mediation and Para”
Conversation. With Goutam Ghosh and Jason Havneraas. Kunstnernas Hus, Oslo. April 2018.

2017

“Photography, Life and Social Ontologies”
Plenary lecture. Networks, Topologies, Aesthetics.
Department of Art History, University of Oslo. January 2017.

“Wolfang Tillmans’ Abstract Mediations”
Plenary lecture. Workshop with Sean Cubitt.
Department of Media and Communication, Goldsmiths University, London.
May, 2017.

2016

“A Conception of Photography as Media Diagrammatic”
Keynote speaker. Medien, die wir meinen.
Institut für Musikwissenschaft und Medienwissenschaft, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. June 2016.

“Contemporary Material Processes, Media, and Bodies in Wolfgang Tillmans’ Approaches
Plenary lecture. What is the Contemporary?
Text, Image, Sound, Space. Programme franco-norvégien,
Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme, Paris. January 2016.

2015

“Temporality, Life and Photography”
Keynote speaker. How to do the History of the 1970s.
Edinburgh University and Schools of Fine Arts. May 2015.

2014

“Art, Media and Ecologies: On Tillmans’ Neue Welt
Conference paper. Art Matters.
Barcelona University and MACBA. November 2014.

2013

“Space, Bodies and Desires: On the works of Petar Hujar and David Wojnarowitcz”
Conference paper.The 2013 annual conference of the Nordic Society for Aesthetics,
University of Oslo, May/June 2013.