News and events


2017.07.07 | Media coverage

Review of book series by Rikke Hansen, in Art Monthly 408: Jul-Aug 2017

“Each publication reads like a chapter dreaming of becoming something longer. Or, alternatively, a book dreaming of becoming an essay. It occupies a middle space.”

2017.06.24 | Publication

New books - published by Sternberg Press

Three new books in our edited series are now available - written by Wolfgang Ernst, Raqs Media Collective and Dexter Sinister. Another, by Knut Ebeling, will follow soon.

2017.05.03 | Publication

The Times of the Garden - ARoS Triennial

Jacob Lund has contributed an essay to "The Garden, End of Times, Beginning of Times", published on the occasion of the first ARoS Triennial, a new international contemporary art exhibition organised by ARoS Art Museum.

2017.03.29 | Publication, Research news

The Biennial Condition - published by Liverpool Biennial

The Biennial Condition is the latest issue of Stages published by Liverpool Biennial, following the conference we co-organised in October 2016, and includes our glossary of key concepts.

2016.11.06 | Calls, Research news

Call for papers - The Contemporary Contemporary

We invite proposals for our conference The Contemporary Contemporary, June 16-18, 2017, at ARoS Aarhus Art Museum. Confirmed keynote speakers: Ina Blom (Oslo), Raqs Media Collective (New Delhi), Knut Ebeling (Berlin), and Peter Osborne (London). Proposals of papers and artistic contributions (such as screenings and performance-lectures) should be…

2016.10.28 | Media coverage

An Extended Present: Interview med Kunstkritikk om The Contemporary Condition

Simen Joachim Helsvig & Jacob Lund

2016.09.26 | Research news, Events

Verina Gfader at the 11th Shanghai Biennale

Artist Verina Gfader, who began as a Postdoc (The Contemporary Condition) in September, is currently working on her performance project, The Guests, for the forthcoming 11th Shanghai Biennale, Why Not Ask Again: Arguments, Counter-arguments, and Stories, at the Power Station of Art, Shanghai, November 12, 2016–March 12, 2017.…

2016.03.24 | Research news

New book series with Sternberg Press

From Summer 2016, we launch a new book series, published with Sternberg Press in partnership with ARoS Museum of Modern Art. For details on the first books by Geoff Cox & Jacob Lund, Terry Smith, and Jussi Parikka, see

2016.02.16 | Research news

Research at Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy

Camma Juel Jepsen will be a Visiting PhD Researcher at the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy at Kingston University from 1 March to 1 June, hosted by Professor Peter Osborne.

2016.02.01 | Research news

Research at The Computer Lab, University of Cambridge

Geoff Cox is spending research time at The Computer Lab, and as research associate at Darwin College, University of Cambridge, from February to May 2016, hosted by Professor Alan Blackwell.

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Upcoming events

Mon 02 Oct
18:00-20:00 | Aula Magna, Tolentini, IUAV University of Venice, Santa Croce 191, Venice
Public talk by Simon Sheikh - Lost in the Former West
In the context of Contemporary Research Intensive, and in partnership with Venice Faculty for Arts and Design, University of Architecture IUAV
Mon 02 Oct
18:00-18:00 | University of Architecture IUAV and the Research Pavilion, Venice
Contemporary Research Intensive
Workshop organized with LJMU Exhibition Research Lab in the context of the 57th Venice Biennale
Tue 31 Oct
14:00-17:00 | ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Aarhus, Denmark
Deconstructive States in the Contemporary Condition
Lecture by Terry Smith (University of Pittsburgh)
Thu 16 Nov
14:15-16:00 | Kunsthal Aarhus, J.M. Mørks Gade 13, Aarhus C
What’s the Relation Between ‘Contemporaneity’, the Capitalist Mode of Production and Contemporary Art?
Lecture by Mikkel Bolt, as part of Aesthetic seminar series