Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm, Sweden

Royal Institute of Art

The Royal Institute of Art is a leading art institution of higher education located in Stockholm that offers both undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Fine Arts and postgraduate studies in Architecture.

Exhibition: Encounters

Gary Stewart & Diana Agunbiade-Kolawole, still from Becontree selfie,  2015

‘Encounters’ is a group exhibition curated by MFA student Diana Agunbiade-Kolawole, including Eldimaa, Chloe Cooper, Leo Asemota and Gary Stewart. The show includes RIA Alumni Merzedes Šturm-Lie and Beatrice Orlandi as well as current RIA student Andreas Nur plus international artists from Sweden, Finland, United Kingdom, Poland, Brazil, France, and Photographic Archive from Nigeria. Opening Wednesday 10 August 17:00.

Professor Peter Geschwind appointed as Acting Vice Chancellor of the Royal Institute of Art

Peter Geschwind

Professor Peter Geschwind has been appointed  by the Government as Acting Vice Chancellor of the Royal Institute of Art (RIA) starting …

Kungl. Kandidatutställningen

BFA 2016

View the Bachelors Exhibition here!   Kungl. Kandidatutställningen concerns spatiality and the materiality of objects. Art critic Lars-Erik Lappalainen describes the …

Collect Yourself


See pictures from Collect Yourself here! Collect Yourself, self-organised by 22 MFA graduates of the Royal Institute of Art, derives …

Modernist Legacies
and Constructions
of Whiteness

Donatella Bernardi, Fabrics, Åhlens store, Kungsholmen, Stockholm, 26 May 2013

A postgraduate course starting Autumn semester 2016. The course is bringing art and curatorial practices, human sciences, theory and activism, into a single pedagogical structure to engage critically with modernism and whiteness.

Exhibition: Peripheral Vision


It is time for this years exchange exhibition with Ma1 from Univerity of the arts, Helsinki. Participating artists: Dylan Arnold …

Summer exhibition with artists from Royal Institute of Art

Sommarutställning Nordens Ljus

Jenny Olsson, Patrick Wagner, Maria Lilja, Raha Rastifard, Christina Henrysson, Jakob Ojanen and Åsa Carnelid-Wickman. Vernissage Saturday 30 April 2016, 13:00, Nordens …

Doctoral disputation at the Royal Institute of Art


On the 12 May 2016, PhD candidate Simon Goldin (as part of Goldin+Senneby) will defend the doctoral work Zero Magic: …

Alice Miceli in discussion with Matts Leiderstam

Alice Miceli, In Depth (landmines) - Bosnian series Location: 'Obudovac-Branica 5' in the mine-affected community of Obudovac, in the Samac municipality, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Alice Miceli (Mejan Resident) in discussion with Matts Leiderstam (artist, Stockholm). Moderated by Nina Möntmann (Prof. of Art Theory and …

MFA Graduation Exhibition: Niki Lindroth von Bahr

Niki Lindroth von Bahr BÖRDAN C

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Open Lectures in Art History: Sven-Olov Wallenstein on Walter Benjamin

‘Walter Benjamin och historien som montage’ On Thursday, 14 April, as part of this semester’s Art History course on ‘Montage: …

MFA Graduation Exhibition: Mattias Eliasson


BE GLAD FOR THE SONG HAS NO ENDING A room has slowly been filled and gotten narrow. There is an …

Abounaddara and the ‘Right to Image’


Thursday 21 April Location: Fylkingen, Torkel Knutssonsgatan 2, Stockholm 18:00 Introduction by Abounaddara’s Charif Kiwan 18:30 Screening Syria: Snapshots of …

Open Lectures in Art History: Robert Brečević on Chris Marker

On Friday April 8, Robert Brečević will give a talk on Chris Marker as a part of this semester’s lecture series …

MFA Graduation: Emma LaMorte

Emma LaMorte, Seven Veils

Oh Salome You deadly femme How your hips sway and your bosom bends Me to my core You cast a …

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