Close Encounters Culture Pass It on, Gdansk 05 11 2009 Stefan Johansson, Head of Technical Services firstname.lastname@example.org
The Swedish Travelling Exhibitions is a government authorithy since 1965.
Our Commission is to produce, convey and arrange touring exhibitions with the intention to provide perspectives on our time and the social development.
Our commission is also to convey knowledge and experience about the exhibition media as well as offering technical services to others who work with exhibitions.
Our mission is to seek to help people to understand and influence their own time through the exhibition media.
The vision is to be a leading national centre for developing the exhibition medium rooted in an international network of contacts.
We develop the exhibition medium with mobile formats Cooperate between new groups and participants Activities involving children and youth Activities taking place in towns, villages and in the country
Exhibition towers (3) Placed in the outdoor environment close to streets, squares and pedestrian traffic. Containing text, images, audio, artwork Viewers can send SMS comments via staff.
…Exhibition towers (3) Robust, vandal safe, quick assembled Requires oversight daily Tours without staff, the organizer will arrange permits and electricity. May be open 24 h. Can change the content in 1 week
The Show Unit, custom made for art video exhibitions, is designed by architect Jonas Runberger.
The Show Unit (2) Video Art for indoor Several short films can be selected by keypad or by remote control. Location: Library, travel terminals, airports, community centers. Requires daily supervision
…The Show Unit Tour of 4 boxes The organizer assembles and manages oversight. Can change content quickly. Is in now Gdynia.
Exhibition pavillion For Children Music from the Orient. Books and storytellers at librarys. Tour in one box between librarys without staff.
For the content in the formats we work with Professionals Designers Video Artists Animators Authors Illustrators Curators We build the formats in our workshops in Visby
The mobile formats give us possibilities To activate younger people in their own areas. To create educational programs concerning art and culture for new groups of people
…The mobile formats give us possibilities We can have a theme in an exhibition who interest the people at that specific place. We can make the viewer surprised of something they never had come close in another way
The mobile formats give us possibilities They are fast, easy and come close to the people.