By Half. Half a Provocation
January 31, 2024
”"Her performers are subjected to the same mechanism as we were in the BJJ studio; a back-to-basics push down to the floor, "re-accustoming" them to what has essentially always been their sparring partner in dance; the ground.", writes Ashik Zaman in a review of Malin Elgán's By Half. Half a Provocation at MDT.
A Film Critic's Eye on Trude Viken
January 22, 2024
”Trude Viken has freed herself from the fairytale that her famous Instagram-breakthrough has been likened to. On her own terms, she penetrates deeper and deeper, beyond the comfort zones, expectations and pretense of middle-class art", writes film critic Kasia Syty in connection to the artist's new solo at Belenius.
Spiritus: Lisen Pousette & Olivia Rivière
January 21, 2024
"Executing their visceral choreography in tandem with sonic and vocal performativty bears a fair share of novelty, for which the two should duly be noted", finds Ashik Zaman, feeling inspired by Lisen Pousette & Olivia Rivière's Spiritus that premiered at Weld in Stockholm.
Pre-take off and Inside Vårsalongen
January 14, 2024
Vårsalongen at Liljevalchs konsthall is a tradition in Sweden; a public affair and one of the biggest annual exhibitions. The per open call exhibition this year amassed a staggering record number of 4974 applying artists; marking a 25 % increase from last year. This year co-curated by Liljevalchs director Joanna Sandell and C-print's Ashik Zaman.
36 Hours in Mexico City
January 13, 2024
Third time's a charm, and we're back a third consecutive year in CDMX to expand on an ongoing rapport with the city. Take these documented footsteps as something resembling a compact gallery map/guide that would be handy if you should find yourself in CDMX soon.
Most Anticipated Spring Exhibitions
January 11, 2024
We'll preface the title of our article with the possessive determiner; our, as in our, and not an abstract group of somebodies' most anticipated exhibitions of this upcoming spring, in Stockholm. Scoop and insights; Bonniers Konsthall, Galerie Nordenhake, Centrum för Fotografi and more!