“Goodbye Peace. Worldmoires Into A Peaceful Future”

“Goodbye Peace. Worldmoires Into A Peaceful Future”

Welcome to my worldmoires ‚Äď a word I have invented for the occasion. It means writing about my life in the perspective of global affairs and trends that have influenced my work and myself since I was born in the middle of the preceding century. And the occasion? I‚Äôm approaching the 50th anniversary of my [...]

‚Źį Eastern Aleppo’s liberation

‚Źį Eastern Aleppo’s liberation

Photo - Girl in the Jibrin reception center in Aleppo, December 2016 ¬© Oberg PhotoGraphics ‚Źį WAKE-UP CALL Eastern Aleppo was liberated four years ago, in mid-December 2016. Silence today. Denial today. I was one of the few witnesses on the ground, the only person from Scandinavia. My photos and some of my many texts [...]

Nyhedsbrev fra Oberg Photographics

Nyhedsbrev fra Oberg Photographics

Ikke så frekvent, men nok så indholdsrigt - "PostArt"... Om mine billeder, udstillinger, projekter, nye editioner og hvad jeg gerne vil dele med dig om andres kunst. Og endelig også artikler på min fotografiske hjemmeside og små videoer på Vimeo. Kort sagt, mit liv som fotograf. Hér er det seneste, # 75 Exhibitions in Venice [...]

Video-rapporter fra Art Basel 2017

Jeg eksperimenterer for tiden med video - s√•vel vedr√łrende international politik og fred som foto og anden kunst. De skabes p√• min iPhone og jeg er fascineret af de muligheder, denne rivende hurtige tekniske udvikling giver os - for b√•de at nyde, l√¶re, skabe kontakter og lave alternativer til de traditionelle medier. Vil derfor lige [...]

As we move into the new year – 2017

The old years went - in as little a time as it takes to turn around and see who is tapping you on your shoulder. And it is the new, the next year. I hope it will pass too - in as little time as it takes for me to turn my head and look forward [...]

Mindeord for Viggo Rivad

Viggo dagen efter sin 90-√•rs f√łdselsdag ¬© Jan √ėberg Viggo Rivad, fotograf, f√łdt 3. juli 1922, d√łd 8. februar 2016 Viggo Rivad, grand old man i dansk fotografi, debuterede i 1946 og pr√¶gede omr√•det i n√¶sten 70 √•r. Han har givet Danmark en m√¶ngde klassiske billedserier som Et Farvel, Lauritz, Kofoeds Skole ogB & W Teglholmen, [...]

“People Of Islam” – Ny udstilling

‚Ėļ Lite om utst√§llningen & praktisk infoM√§nniskor och milj√∂n fr√•n Islam, som v√§stv√§rlden st√§ndigt √§r i konflikt med. Jag gjorde fact-finding i Irak 2002 och 2003 och redan f√∂re kriget var m√§nniskorna h√•rt drabbade av om√§nskliga ekonomiska sanktioner.Jag arbetar med fred och foto i Iran varje √•r sedan 2012. Somaliland bes√∂kte jag 2014 (och 1977-81) [...]

Come visit my exhibition – “What’s Going On?”

Come visit my exhibition "WHAT'S GOING ON?" here in October 2014. 40+ brand new works, close-ups and room feeling of my studio. Too busy? Well, it's less than 3 min, slow motion and soft Count Basie music…Dwell and enjoy! … OR come around and see it all live - and more - on October 18 [...]

Oberg PhotoGraphics Р“Salång PåGång

Oberg PhotoGraphics - ‚ÄúSal√•ng P√•G√•ng‚ÄĚ p√• Kulturnatten Cultural Night in Lund, Sweden, September 20, 17-22 - 5-10 PM: New works on fine art papers, canvas and metals; experimental prints and new presentations - taylor-made to your needs. Glass Wall Dialogue¬© Jan Oberg 2014 Two mini-lectures that evening: Photo and Peace + Cultural Life Lund Take [...]