Peter Bengtsen is giving a talk on street art in connection with the opening of Danish photographer Søren Solkær's exhibition "Surface". The exhibition displays 120 portraits of street artists from around the world.
The talk will focus on street art, exploration and democracy. It will take place at Øksnehallen in Copenhagen on 13 June from 17:00 to 18:00.
Also on the programme is a discussion between Solkær and the culture critic Carlo McCormick from New York City. This will take place from 15:00 to 16:30.
<link https: www.facebook.com>More information on "Surface" can be found here
The themes covered in Bengtsen's talk are also addressed in his book <link https: www.academia.edu bengtsen_p._2014_._the_street_art_world>"The Street Art World" (2014) and in his article "Beyond the public art machine" (2013). The latter is currently freely <link http: www.tandfonline.com eprint cep4axaapnn4zje7keun full>available here.