October - December
Writing period for the PhD in Interaction Design at at School of Arts and Communication (K3) - Malmö University. Drawing on the experiences of creating the mixed reality walks Next to You at Korsvägen (2017) and ENTER Mölndal (2018).
October 22- November 9, 2018: Teaching at the Experimental Media Production course at the School of Arts and Communication at Malmö University, about how to create mixed reality works for public places.
September 20, 2018: Opening of ENTER Mölndal - Tulebosjön, a site specific mixed reality experience next to the lake Tulebosjön in Mölndal, Sweden. Comissioned by Mölndal City Museum.
At Internationale Tanzmesse NRW in Düsseldorf 29 August - 1 September 2018. Marika Hedemyr is present at Booth 61 together with the Made In the Nordic Countries choreographers and companies.
Opening of ENTER Mölndal - Kvarnbyn, a site specific mixed reality walk at Kvarnbyn, Mölndal, Sweden. The work is web based and available at: https://entermolndal.se
Comissioned by Mölndal City Museum.
At To Be Archived - An event to mark the end of the Living Archives Research Project, Malmö Konstmuseum. On Friday 13 April Hedemyr presents her ongoing work with the AR-project ENTER Mölndal.
At Nordic Urban Lab 2018 in Helsinki.
February - September
Developing three site-specific mixed reality works comissioned by Mölndal City Museum, and the project ENTER Mölndal.
Curating program celebrating K3 20 years:
In autumn 2018 four public talks and events will be held in the Malmö region to celebrate that K3 – The School of Arts and Communication at Malmö University – is turning 20 years. Through the lens of K3's past, present and future, we will create an exploratory discussion and opportunity for exchange of ideas about current issues raised at K3 and other social actors. The program is curated by Alicia Smedberg and Marika Hedemyr, PhD students at K3. During spring 2018 we will develop the themes and seek partners.
Göteborgs Kulturnatta presents Next to You at Korsvägen.
Artist talk: Marika Hedemyr at Museum of World Culture, Göteborg
Meet the artist behind Next to You at Korsvägen - Marika Hedemyr, in a conversation with Klas Grinell, research coordinator and intendent for the Museum of World Culture's exhibition Crossroads.
At Cultural Heritage and Game Technology - Kulturarvseminarium 2017, Skövde. Presenting the project Enter Mölndal, mixed reality walks with planned premiere May 2018 in Mölndal.
Artist talk with Marika Hedemyr and Mona el Gammal at Konstepidemin, GIBCA Extended - Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art.
September 6 - November 19
Next to You at Korsvägen presented as part of GIBCA Extended - Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art.
Opening of Next to You at Korsvägen, a mixed reality walk by Marika Hedemyr. Find out more at nexttoyou.art
At NORDES - the 7th Nordic Design Research Conference DESIGN & POWER, Oslo, Norway. Presenting the paper "Why does ”participatory” make me shiver? Proposing a decolonial practice for participatory work "
At the 13th NOFOD Conference DANCE & DEMOCRACY, Gothenburg.
DANSBAREN: Knowledge in Movement - Movement of Knowledge. A round table discussion with Marika Hedemyr and Ingrid Cogne.
At The International Science Festival Gothenburg:
PERFORMATIVE DIGITAL ART IN THE PUBLIC SPACE
Lecture / conversation with Marika Hedemyr and Jacob Michelsen. What can new technology do for new artistic expressions? We will share the process of Next to You at Korsvägen (opening September 2017), a digital multi media and AR work that is experienced via a mobile phone in a public place.
Gets enrolled for a PhD in Interaction Design at the School of Arts and Culture (K3) at Malmö University, Sweden.
Release of the book Art and the City: Worlding the Discussion through a Critical Artscape, published by Routledge (2017) in which Marika Hedemyr has contributed a chapter. She is writing about performative art in public space, using her project The Event Series as an example.
January - August
Developing Next to You at Korsvägen