Biography

Education

2016- 2017 Umeå Academy of fine Arts, Master in Fine Arts

2013-2016 Konstfack, Bachelor in Textiles

2014 Wroclaw Academy of art and design, Sculpture

2012-2013 Stenebyskolan, Form and design - Textiles

2011 Väddö Folkhögskola, Textiles, craft and design

 

Solo exhibitions

2016-2017

Odenplan Metro station, "Season's Greetings" - Stockholm

 

Group exhibitions

2019

Bildmuseet, Meanwhile (performance event) - Umeå

Örnsköldsviks museum & konsthall, Lights High Coast Art Festival - Örnsköldsvik

 

2018

Trästockfestivalen, Konsttältet - Skellefteå

Bildmuseet, Gore Tex - Umeå

Sculpture in East Jesus Art Garden - California (USA)

Bildmuseet, Röra sig (film screening) – Umeå

 

2017

Folkets Bio Umeå, Umeå europeiska Filmfestival 2017 (Rebels without a cause) – Umeå

NCCA (Samara), Food as a social machine – Samara (Russia)

Galleriet, Qualia – Umeå

Kulturmejeriet, Lactic Acid – Umeå 

Bildmuseet, Mamma och Pappa (film screening) – Umeå 

Galleri Alva, Twelvemillionthreehundredfortyfivethousandsixhundredseventyeight – Umeå 

 

2016

Konstfack, Konstfack Spring Exhibition – Stockholm 

 

2015

hangmenProjects Gallery, Still Moving – Stockholm 

Konsthall C, Tvättid – Stockholm 

Skarpnäck Kulturhus, Non Stop – Stockholm

Liljevalchs Konsthall, Vårsalongen – Stockholm

Galeria Stukotów, Otwarcie – Wroclaw (Polen)

 

2014

Livrustkammaren, Maktspel – Stockholm 

Konstfack, Bastard presenterar - Stockholm 

Konstfack, Tex – Stockholm

 

Scholarships and residencies

2019 Göteborgs Stads Ateljéstipendium

2019 Konstnärsnämndens Assistentstipendium

2019 Artist in residence, Tomma Rum, Arjeplog, (Sweden)

2018 Artist in residence, Tomma Rum, Västervik, (Sweden)

2018 Artist in residence in East Jesus Art Garden, California, (USA)

2017 Estrid-Ericsons Stiftelse

2016 Stiftelsen Maria Lindgrens Sömmerskehem

 

Other work and memberships

2019-> Member of Fiber Art Sweden

2019-> Museum host at Röhsska Museum of Design and Craft, Gothenburg 

2018-> Board member in the artist run gallery Galleri Box, Gothenburg 

2018-> Museum host at Gothenburg Art Museum 

2017 Museum host at Bildmuseet in Umeå 

2018 Chairperson in the DJ collective “Liquid Sky” in Umeå 

2017 Board member in the DJ collective “Liquid Sky” in Umeå 

2015 Member of Skarpnäck Cultural center’s art jury

 

 

 

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