Publications

BOOKS

Löfgren, I. (2020). Satellite Lifelines: Media, Art, Migration and the Crisis of Hospitality in Divided Cities. Theory on Demand Series #38. Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures, 310 pp.
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CO-AUTHORED BOOKS/ANTHOLOGIES

/CATALOGUES

Löfgren, I. and Gouvêa, P. (eds.) (2018) Mãe Preta | Black Mother. São Paulo: Frida Produções Culturais, 104 pp.
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Löfgren, I., M. Ashton, and P. Lang (eds.) (2017). R-Lab – Architecture, Cities, Utopias. [Exhibition catalogue and Anthology]. Kungl konsthögskolan, 96 pp.
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Löfgren, I. and Hüttner, P. (eds.) (2015) Ö - A Möbius Trip. Norrköping: Vision Forum/Linköpings Universitet, 92 pp.
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Löfgren, I. and Gouvêa, P. (eds.) (2015) Banco de Tempo | Benches of Time. Rio de Janeiro: Moebius Produções Culturais, 96 pp.
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Löfgren, I. and Ward, V. (eds.) (2009) Ethnography and Design - A Report from the Field. Lasalle College of the Arts, 96 pp.

BOOK CHAPTERS

Löfgren, I. (2022). "Semiotics of Care and Violence: Memetization and Necropolitics during the Brazilian 2018 Elections and the action #MarielleMultiplica". In: Arkenbout, C and Sherz, L. (eds.) Critical Meme Reader 2: Memetic Tacticality, Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures, pp.51-73.

Löfgren, I. (2021). ‘Practicing a politics of artistic trans-care: Casa Chama and transvestigender rights in Brazil’. In: Sorce, G. (ed.)(2021). Global Perspectives on NGO Communications for Social Change, Routledge.

Löfgren, I. (2020). ‘The Virus and the Cloud: Data Infrastructures and Climate Awareness in the Age of Social Distancing’. In: Urey, D. and Hedlund, K. (eds.) Lyssna! - om klimat i gränslandet mellan kunskap och känslor, [Exhibition Catalogue], Färgfabriken, SW, pp. 23-26.
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Löfgren, I., (2017). ‘The City of Lost Children', In: Löfgren, I., Ashton, M. and Lang, P. (eds.), R-Lab – Architecture, Cities, Utopias. [Exhibition Catalogue]. Stockholm: Kungl. konsthögskolan (Vol. 2), p. 34-35.

Löfgren, I. (2017). 'Who Listens When a Bosnian Mother Cries?', In: Lang, P. (ed.), The Baltikan/R-Lab: Divided Cities. [Exhibition Catalogue]. Stockholm: Kungl. konsthögskolan (Vol. 1). pp. 1, 3, 4, 8.

Löfgren, I., Burga, E. and Dusant, M. (2017). 'Brev från Jordbro', In: Haninge Municipality, (ed.) in Offentlig konst i Haninge: tre projekt där unga är med. Haninge Municipality (Vol. 1), p. 30-45.

Löfgren, I. (2013). 'Arriving Naked: Migration as Creative Form', In: Germans, speak German!, [Exhibition Catalogue]. Mother Tongue, ed. Glasgow: CCA, p. 24-32.

PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

Löfgren, I. (2023). What would a Swedish mine be without a party? On metals, minerals, and love during the “green” transition: Climate propaganda in The Swedish Mine advertising campaign. Nordic Journal of Media Studies, 5(1), 194–218.

Löfgren, I., Horbyk, R., Prymachenko, Y. And Soriano, c. (2021). “Fake News as Meta-mimesis: Imitative Genres and Storytelling in the Philippines, Brazil, Russia and Ukraine”. Popular Inquiry: The Journal of the Aesthetics of Kitsch, Camp and Mass Culture, (Vol. 1), pp. 15-39.

Löfgren, I. (2021). ‘From Ecstasy to Melancholy: An epistolary journey recounting Flusser’s unrealized proposal for the Art & Communication nucleus in the 1973 XII Bienal de São Paulo’. Special Edition: Flusser and His Languages. Flusser Studies. (**)

Löfgren, I., Burga, E. & Dusant, M., (2017). ‘Nuestras Madres: Forming Political Subjects en la mesa’. Architecture and Culture (Vol. 5 Issue 3), p. 53-56.

ARTICLES IN CULTURAL MAGAZINES

Löfgren, I. (2022). The 'cuir' turn: Resignifying mutual aid in the struggle against trans necropolitics. Eurozine. 1 June 2022.  Download PDF here.

Löfgren, I. (2021). Motstånd genom överlevnad. Ord & Bild Vol 3-4, pp. 56-72.

Löfgren, I. (2019). ‘Fragments of an Ongoing Nightmare, Written from an Autonomous Zone of Resistance in a State of Perplexity in Brazil’. Paletten #316, pp. 20-29. (**)

Löfgren, I. (2018). 'On the #MarielleMultiplica Action in Brazil'. Institute of Network Cultures Blog, 20 November.

Löfgren, I., (2016). 'Permission to Remember: The Wonderful Harbor and the Tourism of Pain’, Hjärnstorm 123-124, p. 91-102.

Löfgren, I., (2014). ‘A Boom for Whom? Autonomous Spaces in Contemporary Brazilian Art in the Pre-
World Cup Era’. Supermarket Magazine (4), p.12-18.

Löfgren, I. (2011). 'Collateral Damage: Cultural Politics in the Age of Cultural Depression’. Paletten #284-285, p. 4-13.

Löfgren, I. (2011). "Collateral Damage: Cultural Politics in the Age of Cultural Depression (in English)" Paletten 301.

ESSAYS

Löfgren, I. (2019). The Arts and Traditions of Knowledge: Theory and Practice as a Process of “Revealing”. Unpublished.

Löfgren, I. (2019). Developing a Media Production Course from a Sustainability Perspective: 
Visual Narratives for the Future. Unpublished.

Löfgren, I. (2010). Philosophy and Desert Islands. Unpublished.

Löfgren, I. (2009). Islands, Origins, and Originalities or Making Worlds Aquatic: A Commentary on the 2009 Venice Biennale "Making Worlds". Unpublished.

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