CV

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

2022    Galleri SM Art, Flyg i vägen, Ulricehamn

2020    KC-Väst, Slask i given, Gothenburg

2020    Konstepidemin, VISST, Gothenburg

2016    Odenplan Metro station, Season’s Greetings, Stockholm

 

Group exhibitions

2021, Galleri Hanaholmen, Länk-Link-Linkki, Helsinki (Finland)

2021, (X)Sites, Varberg

2021, KKV Bohuslän, Ellis Eden - Ett retrospektiv, Hamburgsund

2020, Open Spaces, Bland Gränser, Sollentuna  

2020, Verkligheten, Ellis Eden - Ett retrospektiv, Umeå

2018, Trästockfestivalen, Konsttältet, Skellefteå

2018, Sculpture in East Jesus Art Garden, California (USA)

2017, NCCA (Samara), Food as a social machine, Samara (Russia)

2017, Galleriet, Qualia, Umeå

2017, Kulturmejeriet, Lactic Acid, Umeå

2017, Galleri Alva, Twelvemillionthreehundredfortyfivethousandsixhundredseventyeight, Umeå

2015, Konsthall C, Tvättid, Stockholm

2015, Skarpnäck Kulturhus, Non Stop, Stockholm

2015, Liljevalchs Konsthall, Vårsalongen, Stockholm

2015, Galeria Stukotów, Otwarcie, Wroclaw (Polen)

 

Performances and events

2020, Konstepidemin, 13-festivalen (performance event), Gothenburg

2019, Bildmuseet, Meanwhile (performance event), Umeå

2019, Örnsköldsviks museum & konsthall, Lights High Coast Art Festival (video festival), Örnsköldsvik

2018, Bildmuseet, Gore Text (performance event), Umeå

2017, Folkets Bio Umeå, Umeå european film festival 2017, Umeå

 

Participation

2020, 2021, Performance artist  in “I detta Land, Kamrat” by Annika Lundgren, Konstepidemin, Gothenburg

2019, 2020, Performance artist  in “Flat earth” by Annika Lundgren, Konstepidemin, Gothenburg

2018, Performance artist in “Symphony of a missing room” by Lundahl and Seitl,  Bildmuseet - Umeå

2017, Performance artist in “To be shown in 22 years" (2039) by Annika Ström, Farbvision - Berlin (Germany)

 

Grants and residencies

2021, 1 year working grant, The Swedish Arts Grants Committee

2021, Travel grant, The Swedish Arts Grants Committee

2020, Tillfälligt Stipendium, Gothenburg City

2020, Project grant PRONTO from Gothenburg City

2019, Gothenburg City’s Studio Support

2019, The Swedish Arts Grants Committee’s Assistant Grant

2019, Artist in residence, Tomma Rum - Arjeplog

2018, Artist in residence, Tomma Rum - Västervik

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

2017, Estrid-Ericsons Stiftelse

2016, Stiftelsen Maria Lindgrens Sömmerskehem

 

Represented

Gothenburg City

Swedish Arts Council

 

Memberships

2020-, Cashier in Fiber Art Sweden

2020-2021, Galleri BOX representative in the Iaspis-group in Gothenburg

2020- 2021, Board member of Luftslottet

2019, Member of Fiber Art Sweden

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

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

 

Other work

2021, Coordinator at Göteborgs Konsthall

2020, Artist assistant to Jonas Liveröd

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

2018, Museum host at Gothenburg Art Museum

2017, Museum host at Bildmuseet in Umeå

 

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