2017

October 13
Göteborgs Kulturnatta presents Next to You at Korsvägen.

October 11
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.

October 5-6
At Cultural Heritage and Game Technology - Kulturarvseminarium 2017, Skövde. Presenting the project Enter Mölndal, mixed reality walks with planned premiere May 2018 in Mölndal.

September 10
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.

September 6
Opening of Next to You at Korsvägen, a mixed reality walk by Marika Hedemyr. Find out more at nexttoyou.art

June 16
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 "

June 15
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.

June 14
International release of the publication/tool Dansbaren - The Mob without Flash (2016) edited by Ingrid Cogne and Marika Hedemyr at the on-line bookshop Unbound (LADA) in UK.

May 11
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.

May
Gets enrolled for a PhD in Interaction Design at the School of Arts and Culture (K3) at Malmö University, Sweden.

April
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