Helena Holmberg is a curator at Index – The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden. Index is a small scale institution with a special interest for the conceptual and political aspects of contemporary art. The activities include exhibitions, programs, international projects and educational work.
Helena Holmberg is also the director for Xposeptember, a biannual art event in Stockholm, focusing on the photographic image in it´s different forms, still as well as moving image. The last edition of Xposeptember took place in late 2008 under the title “Between the Images” and presented works in which artists explicitly use images to highlight or renegotiate political, social or aesthetic conventions.
Helena Holmberg will present Index as well as Xposeptember activities in her lecture.