2016 Galleri Box reintroduced our classic sales exhibition Cash Box that traditionally takes place in December.
In the spring of 2014 Klara Källström and Thobias Fäldt, as well as countless before them, traveled from the US via Mexico to Cuba in the spirit of visiting the country before it was irrevocably changed. They had brought along analogue camera film that they feared was damaged by the x-rays of the US Security […]
Performance Weekend at BOX with Barrie Sutcliffe on Friday and Harrie Liveart on Sunday. Friday 4/11, 18h-21h: Barrie Sutcliffe Barrie Sutcliffe is a multidisciplinary artist from western Canada who has been based in Göteborg for the last nine years. For this performance at Galleri Box he will present a snapshot of an ongoing process from his […]
Galleri Box presents the duo exhibition Ellipsis with Ylva Carlgren and Tomas Lundgren. Through our open-call, we on the gallery board get introduced to numerous interesting artistic practices, several previously unknown to us, other more familiar and above all it is an amazing opportunity for us to discover new contexts and tendencies amongst the applicants. This was the case with Ylva Carlgren and Tomas Lundgren, where the board became very curious of what would happen if we brought them together in a duo exhibition. To our delight both of the accepted our invitation.
“On (I mean come on)” consists of 11 sculptures of human size, constructed from welded steel and fabric. The fabric that makes up the surface is dyed in different skin tones and sewn on by hand. The work takes as it’s point of departure my apartment and the shapes of furniture, pots, tub, house plants. […]
Sculpture Talk VI: Portfolio viewings with women sculptors For our sixth and last talk in our series of talks with focus on sculpture we chose to via an Open-Call invite women sculptors based in the Göteborg region to meet with curators and discuss theirs artistic parctices. 10 sculptors met 5 curators for 15 min each. […]
The Temporary Separatists a Swedish-British collective seeks to explore the use of collectivism as a feminist methodology in art practice. The Temporary Separatists propose to use the exhibition space as a site to explore collective making. They hope to consider, to learn by doing, if separatist collective spaces and modes of working can provide a feminist methodology […]
Saturday 14th of May the West Side! galleries had a joint spring opening reception day. Galleri Box starts the day at 12 noon with the Opening Reception of the exhibition The Temporary Separatists a Swedish-British collective that seeks to explore the use of collectivism as a feminist methodology in art practice. At Box they will […]
Sculpturetalk V: The Expanding Field & the Collective as Strategy Sisters of Jam in dialog with curator Karolina Pahlén and The Temporary Separatists. Presented by Snowball Cultural Productions: sculptureHUB / Josefina Posch For our fifth Sculpture Talk we focused on sculpture as an expanding field and the collective as a strategy for improving visibility for […]
Whispers is a collaborative work by Katrin Caspar and Eeva-Liisa Puhakka. Parallel to their ongoing collaborative vision, Caspar and Puhakka have both produced individual art work that reflects and addresses themes of interdependence, the individual and perspectives on the process of collective working dynamics. The two other pieces in the exhibition look at aspects of communication, animal gaze and human-machine relations and behaviors.
Image: Nancy Fried, “Torso with Hands on Hips”, 1994 © courtesy of the artist. Welcome to a sculpture talk focusing on disabilities and disability aesthetics within contemporary art with Dr Ann M. Fox and Jessica Cooley. Saturday March 5th 2-3:30pm Göteborgs Konsthall In their lecture at Göteborgs Konsthall, Dr. Ann M. Fox and Jessica Cooley will […]
THE SPHERES Conny Karlsson Lundgren, 2015 “Presently we will hear Music of the Spheres, see star systems happenings of the Universe, to remind us of eternal truth, beauty, infinity.” Johanna M. Beyer, the German ultra-modernist composer, composed Music of the Spheres in 1938, as an interlude in her unrealized political opera Status Quo. The piece is among […]
The exhibition continues until Sunday Feb 7th The starting point for Anna Lamberg´s exhibition Solfall is mental darkness. By building physical models of mental spaces or rooms, that she later photographs, she tries to visualize emotions that are hard to put words on. The models are attempts to create an image of spaces within us, […]