About

Mission

SPARK is a collaborative platform located in Malmö, Sweden with the purpose of strengthening the interface between architecture, art, research, and societal advancement through exhibitions and lectures. The aim is to promote artistic processes in architecture and urban development by activating intersections between art, architecture, urban design, and landscape architecture. SPARK aims at exhibiting works that provokes critical discourse in current city building through explorative, experimental, trans- and interdisciplinary practices.

History

SPARK was founded in Malmö in 2019 by architects Anna Lavén, Max Gerthel and Per-Johan Dahl. They all have experience of cross-disciplinary collaborations, research-based practices and exhibition-making. 

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Plaster model by Petra Gipp

Partners

SPARK is supported by:

Kulturrådet / The Swedish Arts Coucil

Malmö Stad Kulturstöd / The City of Malmö 

Sveriges Arkitekter Skåne / Architects Sweden Skåne chapter

SPARK collaborates with:

Molekyl Gallery

The School of Architecture and the Built Environment at Lund University

Find us

Båstadsgatan 4, Malmö

Open hours during exhibition periods:

Mon - Fri: By appointment

Sat - Sun: 13 - 16

About

Mission

SPARK is a collaborative platform located in Malmö, Sweden with the purpose of strengthening the interface between architecture, art, research, and societal advancement through exhibitions and lectures. The aim is to promote artistic processes in architecture and urban development by activating intersections between art, architecture, urban design, and landscape architecture. SPARK aims at exhibiting works that provokes critical discourse in current city building through explorative, experimental, trans- and interdisciplinary practices.

History

SPARK was founded in Malmö in 2019 by architects Anna Lavén, Max Gerthel and Per-Johan Dahl. They all have experience of cross-disciplinary collaborations, research-based practices and exhibition-making. 

Partners

SPARK is supported by:

Kulturrådet / The Swedish Arts Coucil

Malmö Stad Kulturstöd / The City of Malmö 

Sveriges Arkitekter Skåne / Architects Sweden Skåne chapter

SPARK collaborates with:

Molekyl Gallery

The School of Architecture and the Built Environment at Lund University

PetraGipp_20200215-fotoMaxGerthel-32.jpg

Plaster model by Petra Gipp

Staff

Anna Lavén, architect SAR/MSA, curator, director

Max Gerthel, architect SAR/MSA, curator

Per-Johan Dahl, PhD, architect SAR/MSA, senior advisor

Assistants (2021-)

Zhao Ziyu 

Amelia Henry

Ariadne Kalokyri

Find us

Båstadsgatan 4, Malmö

Open hours during exhibition periods:

Mon - Fri: By appointment

Sat - Sun: 13 - 16