Jonatan Habib Engqvist

Jonatan Habib Engqvist

AiR Turkey-Scandinavia Connections 2016

Jonatan Habib Engqvist is an independent curator and writer. He is currently co-curator

of the process-based biennale Sinopale 6 in Turkey, organising New Småland – a series

of events in collaboration between 4 art institutions in southern Sweden and running the

small-scale curatorial residency CRIS in Stockholm. He was co-curator of the

Momentum biennale 2015, project manager for visual art at Iaspis (2009-2014), curator

of Reykjavík Arts Festival 2012, and has been employed as curator at Moderna Museet

(2008-09). He has written for and edited several books and journals, is editor in mischief

at tsnoK.se and teaches regularly at The Royal Institute of Fine Art in Stockholm. Recent

shows include solo exhibtions with Bouchra Khalili at Färgfarbriken, Stockolm, 2016,

Raluca Popa, RCI, Stockholm and A Kassen at the National Gallery of Iceland, 2015.

Books include: Studio Talks: Thinking Through Painting (with Bength, Rydén,

Sandström, Arvinius+Orfeus Publishing, 2014) In Dependence – Collaboration and

Artists´ initiatives (Torpedo Press, 2013), Work, Work, Work – A Reader on Art and

Labour (with Enqvist, Masucci, Rosendahl & Widenheim, Steinberg Press,

2012), Dharavi: Documenting Informalities (with Lantz, KKH, 2008, Academic

Curator of AiR Turkey- Scandinavia Connections 2016