Ann Edholm, detalj verket Dialogos, 2013 © Ann Edholm, Bildupphovsrätt 2016

Sweden in the UN – Art and Dialogue in the Global Sphere

During this year, the inauguration of the textile work Dialogos took place, in one of the most renowned rooms of the United Nations: The Sven Markelius ECOSOC room. Ann Edholm received the assignment which was realized by HV Studio, following a competition with four Swedish artists. The exhibition presents sketches and models to Edholm´s project, along with the competitive proposals of Jonas Dahlberg, Charlotte Gyllenhammar and Clay Ketter. In additon, the exhibition displays the historical material pertaining to the original curtain, designed by the Swedish artist Marianne Richter and executed by Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB.