Nordic Network of Norm Critical Leadership
A Nordic network involving individuals and institutions joining forces to enable professional and cross-disciplinary discussions on norm critical leadership and practice within the field of art and culture and to share best practices on how to develop the field concerning inclusion, diversity, and equality. The aim with the network is to generate new knowledge and new norm critical practices for the cultural field and to develop a toolkit on norm critical governance.
Local project partner: Poet & Docent at gender studies at Linnaeus University Hanna Hallgren (SWE).
FINLAND: Director Isabel Hölzl, Goethe-Institut Finland, Museum
Director (acting) Virpi Kanniainen, The Aine Art Museum/Tornio, PhD student of philosophy and
disability activist Nikolai Klix, Artistic Director & choreographer Sonya
Lindfors, UrbanApa, Artist Sepideh Rahaa and Executive Director (now on study leave) Anna Talasniemi.
DENMARK: Museum Director Julie Rokkjær Birch, KØN - Gender Museum Denmark, Project Leader Lene Bøgh Rønberg, The Hirschsprung Collection, Curator Louise Lassen Iversen, Meter Space, Director Henriette Laursen, KVINFO and Director Nicol Savinetti, IMMART – International Migration Meets the Arts.
SWEDEN: Principal and Actor Josette Bushell-Mingo, The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama/ University of London (UK), Actor Jonas Franksson, Board Member of STIL – The Founders of Independent Living in Sweden, Writer & Librarian Balsam Karam, Rinkeby bibliotek, Curator Azmara Nigusse, Hallwylska Museet and Associate Professor/Head of Department Annika Olsson School of Arts and Communication, Malmö University.
Supported by The Nordic-Baltic Mobility Programme for Culture / Nordic Council of Ministers (2020 – 2022)