Cluster 6 – A Long Time Ago

For being an area in the outskirts of Stockholm, there is oddly enough not that much written about Lappkärrsberget and its etymology. When diving into the existing research, it quickly became clear that there is no consensus within the research community about where the name comes from. Among the diverging theories on the origins of… Continue reading Cluster 6 – A Long Time Ago

Cluster 6 – Accelerator

Signe Johannessen, “Puppy play”, 2020, shown in the staircase of Accelerator.

For our second meeting with the group, we visited Accelerator and the exhibition “The Experimental Field”. The experimental field was established in 1816 at Stockholm University. Before that, the area of Norra Djurgården had among other things been used as royal hunting grounds. Even wolf hunts were common in those days, a fact that made… Continue reading Cluster 6 – Accelerator

Cluster 6 – First Date

For our very first meeting in March 2021 Agnès Biro, Lina Aastrup, Mehregan Meysami and Evangelia Kalpakli met in Lappkärrsberget at Studio Pica. Tilda Dalunde joined us on zoom and we all introduced ourselves and our current interests within our respective fields of linguistics, translation, curation and fine arts. Lina introduced historical research about the… Continue reading Cluster 6 – First Date