That’s what they called her – the Lady of the Woods – in the forests in Värmland. Charcoal-burners, hunters and wood-cutters glimpsed her among the tree trunks, and they tell stories of the men she bewitched and who turned very strange. Photographer Agneta Ekman made this book about the mysterious forest creature. It is a […]Read more "Tall – Maja"
No More Shame An exhibition and a book. About mental illness and experience. Ide, photography and interviews by Agneta Ekman. Text editing Linda Weichselbraun. Published Rio Kulturkooperativ 2013. Young woman with horse When you get your diagnosis, I know there lots of people who react like I did. It made me less ashamed of how […]Read more "Bryt Skam / No More Shame"
Exhibition Leva Här! / Living Here! Local people living here and their thoughts about the future, Svennyby – Botna parish in Bohus County, Sweden 2006. Idea, photo and interview texts Agneta Ekman. Torbjörn Nylén, 43 years old Tveten, Kville, previously a dairy farmer, now doing many different jobs with his daughter Jessica 14 years old. […]Read more "Leva Här! / Living Here!"