Annika Enqvist is a curator based in Stockholm. At Stockholm University she studied Design & Arts Theory and Architecture & Planning History. Annika has organised numerous design, crafts and art exhibitions in Sweden and internationally including: Svensk Form; the National Museum of Singapore; Powerhouse Museum, Sydney; and Museum für Gestaltung, Zürich. She produced the Swedish Pavilion at ExperimentaDesign05 Biennial, Lisbon. Annika is the co-founder of The New Beauty Council (NBC).
The New Beauty Council investigates how concepts of the public are constituted and how beauty and ugliness can be (re-)defined. Using the idea of the carnevalesque as a metod, NBC engages with organizations and institutions, which shape and interpret cities through public conversations and staged situations.
Recent projects are Changed Perspectives c/o Stockholm City Museum – four talks about living in and making use of Stockholm, curated and performed by Annika Enqvist and Thérèse Kristiansson, and an urban intervention.
Year of birth 1975 Place of birth Stockholm, Sweden