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Åke Edwardson

A forensic exhibition in the backwaters of Gothenburg written as and into a crime story, 2013

Next to Henning Mankell or Stieg Larsson, Åke Edwardson is one of most recognized authors of the Nordic ‘genre noir’. For the exhibition Art & Crime: Legally On The Edge, Edwardsson transcribe the artist projects located at the “Quay of Dreams” (Drömmarnas kaj) into a short crime novel. Just as the literature is being adapted into cinema, art exhibition becomes here a popular miniature piece of crime fiction. The story was published in GöteborgsPosten 6/9 2013. 

 

Foto: Attila Urban