Anders Bergström


Anders Bergström (b. 1965) is an Associate Professor in History and Theory at the KTH School of Architecture, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. His research deals with the relationship between architecture and knowledge production within the humanities, ranging from studies of architects and public buildings to professional strategies, heritage practices and national historiographies. He is responsible for the sub area, “Architects in Formation”, within Architecture in Effect.


Project(s)


Publications (since 2011)

PROJECTS
Architects in Formation: The Relation Between Education, Research and Practice

PEER-REVIEWED ARTICLES
Anders Bergström, “Architecture and the Rise of Practice in Education”, Architectural Theory Review, special issue on “The Making of Architects”, volume 19, no 1, April 2014 (10–21).

Anders Bergström, “Det moderna monumentet: Stadsbiblioteket och den historiska värderingen”, Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift, volume 62, 2011 (8–24).

Victor Edman & Anders Bergström, “Moderna kulturarv i offentlig miljö”, Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift, volume 62, 2011 (5–7).

PEER-REVIEWED BOOK CHAPTERS AND CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
Anders Bergström, “Social vs. Monumental: Contrasting Views of the Architectural Profession”, accepted for publication in After Effects, Barcelona: Actar, 2018 (in press).

Anders Bergström, “Situating Architects in Formation”, accepted for publication in After Effects, Barcelona: Actar, 2018 (in press).

Anders Bergström, “Bilden av Tessin och den nationella arkitekturen”, in Konsten och det nationella: Essäer om konsthistoria i Europa 1850–1950, Stockholm: Kungl. Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien, 2013 (210–223).

Anders Bergström, “Beyond the Reflective Practitioner: Architecture and the Epistemological Turn”, in Rethinking the Social in Architecture: The Reader, Stockholm: Architecture in Effect, 2013 (14–17).

Anders Bergström, “Architectural Education and the Formation of Architects”, in Nordik X 2012, Stockholm: Nordic Committee of Art History, 2012 (web publication).

Daniel Koch, Anders Bergström and Lars Marcus, “Configuring Academia: Academic Entities and Spatial Identities”, in Proceedings: Eighth International Space Syntax Symposium, Santiago de Chile: Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 2012 (8147:1–21).

BOOKS, ARTICLES & CHAPTERS
Anders Bergström, “I nationens tjänst”, Stockholms kyrkor, Stockholm: Medströms, 2016 (in press).

Anders Bergström (ed.), Skyddat enligt lag: Vad ska staten äga?, Stockholm: Samverkansforum för statliga byggherrar och förvaltare, 2014 (1–95).

Anders Bergström, “En färgstark debatt”, Kulturvärden, no 1, 2013 (16).

Victor Edman and Anders Bergström, “Moderna kulturarv i offentlig miljö”, Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift, volume 62, 2011 (5–7).

Victor Edman and Anders Bergström (eds.), Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift, volume 62, 2011 (1–100).

Anders Bergström, “Stockholms stadsbibliotek och Moderna museet: En analys av arkitekturkritik i svensk press” (review), Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift, volume 61, 2011 (93–94).

Anders Bergström, “Treasures from the Archive: Spektrum”, KTH #2, Stockholm: KTH School of Architecture, 2011 (22–25).

ACADEMIC CONFERENCE CONTRIBUTIONS
Anders Bergström, “Architectural Education and the Profession”, moderator of session, MakingEffect Symposium, KTH School of Architecture, Stockholm, September 16, 2017.

Anders Bergström, “Architects in Formation”, introduction and moderator of session, MakingEffect Symposium, ArkDes, Stockholm, September 15, 2017.

Anders Bergström, “Introducing Architects in Formation”, Architecture in Effect Seminar on Theory and Methodology: Architects in Formation, KTH School of Architecture, Stockholm, February 5–6, 2015.

Anders Bergström, “Beyond the Reflective Practitioner: Architecture and the Epistemological Turn”, Architecture in Effect Symposium: Rethinking the Social in Architecture, UMA School of Architecture, Umeå, February 6–8, 2013.

Anders Bergström, “Architectural Education and the Formation of Architects”, Nordik X Conference, Stockholm University, October 25–27, 2012.

Anders Bergström, “Beyond the Welfare State: Architecture and the Epistemological Turn”, Architecture in Effect Colloquium, Chalmers, Gothenburg, October 11–12, 2012.

Anders Bergström, “Towards Architects in Formation”, Architecture in Effect Symposium, KTH School of Architecture, Stockholm, December 15–16, 2011.

Anders Bergström, “Stockholm Public Library: The American Experience”, Network Symposium, Stockholm University, October 18–19, 2011.

PUBLIC APPEARANCES
Anders Bergström, Arkitektur och bibliotek i Stockholmsperspektiv, public lecture as part of jubilee program, KTHB Library, Stockholm, October 18, 2017 (available on youtube).

Anders Bergström, “KTH Campus – 100 år av utveckling”, public lecture as part of jubilee program, KTH, Stockholm, October 16, 2017 (available on youtube).

Anders Bergström, Stockholms stadsbiblioteks tillkomst”, public lecture in open program, Stockholm Public Library, Stockholm, September 26, 2015.

Anders Bergström, “Architectural Education: A Crucial Part of Practice?”, Research Panel, part of inauguration program, KTH School of Architecture, Stockholm, October 12, 2015.

Anders Bergström, “Arkitekterna flyttar ut: Om en odramatisk flytt”, part of the closing program, KTH School of Architecture, Stockholm, June 5, 2015 (available on youtube).

Anders Bergström, ”Arkitektutbildningen och arkitektyrkets formering”, faculty lecture, KTH School of Architecture, Stockholm, August 23, 2012.

Anders Bergström, ”Arkitektyrkets formering: Relationen mellan utbildning, forskning och praktik”, Konstens och arkitekturens fält, seminar arranged by the research group on social studies of education and culture (SEC), Uppsala University, February 1, 2012.