Sven-Olov Wallenstein teaches Philosophy at Södertörn University College and researches at the KTH School of Architectureand at The Swedish Museum of Architecture, in Stockholm, Sweden. He is also the Editor in Chief of SITE. He has published numerous books, recent themes being aesthetic theory, contemporary painting, and modern architectural theory. Recent translations to Swedish include volumes by Immanuel Kant, Gilles Deleuze, Martin Heidegger, Giorgio Agamben, and G W F Hegel. Wallenstein comes to Norway to participate in the LIAF seminar - Lofoten International Art Festival, 17 June-30 July.