Bildkonstnär, keramiker, skulptris, landskapsarkitekt, född 1954 i Köping. Bosatt och verkar i Stockholm.
Born in 1954 in Köping, Sweden.
Artist, Professor in Art at the University of Arts and Crafts, Department of Fine Arts, Stockholm, 2006-.
Swedish Art Council, member of board of directors 1996-2001.
Swedish Air Traffic Authority Council for Architecture and Form, 1999-2004.
Swedish Research Council, committée for Artistic research and development 2003-2006.
The Museum of Sketches, Lund, Sweden, Member of Board of directors 2005-.
K3, Malmö University, member of board of directors, 2007-
Shorter positions in daily and periodical press, 1975-78.
Project employments as sculptor or ass. set designer in Sweden and Hollywood, e.g. on Tarkovskij's "The Sacrifice", 1983-86.
Freelance journalist in newspapers and magazines, 1975-.
Independent artist, sculptor ,1983-.
Professor of Applied and Theoretical Aestetics in Landscape Architecture, SLU, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 1995-2001.
Guest professor in landscape architecture at the Architecture school, Royal Institute of Technology 2001-2006.
Professor in Art, University College of Arts and Crafts, Stockholm (Konstfack) 2006-.
Chairman of the board of Artistic Research, University College of Arts and Crafts, Stockholm (Konstfack) 2007-.
2005-06 “Landscapes in tension”, Swedish Nuclear Waste treatment commission, with Sverker Sörlin, professor of science and history of ideas, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm.
Lectures, workshops at Schools of Art- and architecture schools in Sweden and abroad;
Royal College of Fine Arts, Stockholm,
College of Fine Arts, Umeå University,
San Fransisco Art Institute, San Francisco, USA,
Royal University of Veterinary and Agriculture Science, Department of Landscape Architecture, Köpenhamn, Danmark,
Vaasa Technological Institute, Department of Architecture, Vaasa, Finland.
Free lance critic at Expressen, daily newspaper, Stockholm, 1998-2003
Editor of Mama (Magazine for Modern Architecture), 1997-2003
Free lance critic at Dagens Nyheter, daily newspaper, Stockholm, 2004-
Education Stockholm School of Journalism,1973-75.
Department of Literature, University of Uppssala, 1974-76.
Department of Ceramics & Glass, University of Arts & Crafts, Stockholm, Sweden, 1978-83.
Department of Philosophy, Karlstad University College, 1979.
Selected solo exhibitions:
2007 Skissernas Museum, Lund (with Monika Gor a)
2005 Passagen, Linköpings Art Hall, under production
1999 "Imploded Architecture", Forum, Stockholm.
1998 "Central Heating - Tempered Architecture", Galleri Mors Mössa, Göteborg.
1996 "Central Heating - Tempered Architecture", Forum, Stockholm.
1996 "Central heating" , RIX, Linköping.
1995 The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1994 Headlands Art Center, San Francisco, USA.
1993 "Potatodreams" Museum of Jönköping.
1993 "Potatoedreams", Forum, Sockholm.
1991 Galleri Mors Mössa, Göteborg.
1991 Lunds Konsthall, Lund.
1991 ALKA Konsthall, Linköping.
1990 Periscope, Stockholm.
1988 Magasinet, Wanås.
Selected group exhibitions:
2006-07 ”Art-Feminism” Group show, Dunkers Culture House, Helsingborg and Liljevalchs Art Hall, Stockholm, Göteborg’sArt Museum 2007
2004 The architecture Museum, Stockholm
2001 Göteborg´s ArtBiennal “Sky´ Mould”, turf sculpture in Kungsparken.
2001 The Architecture Museum, Stockholm
2003 The Royal Naval Museum, Stockholm
1998 Skulpturens hus, Stockholm.
1997 Sculptura, Falkenberg, Sweden.
1997 "Fluide Pheriperique", Centre Culturel Suedois, Paris, France.
1996 "Trilogy, meeting the creation", Odense Klädefabik, Odense, Denmark.
1996 "Art seeks home", Copenhagen Culture City, Copenhagen, Denmark.
1995-96 "The Museum of Garbage", Traveling exhibition from Riksutställningar( Swedish Travelling Exhibition) 97-99. With Monika Gora.
1994 "The hole in the bottom of the sky" ,outdoor earth-projec at 'Well', exhibition arranged by Nordic Art Association, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1994 "Solomon's Well, For Frank Lloyd Wright", outdoor earth project at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens, New York, USA. .
1994 "Differentes natures", Barcelona, Spain.
1994 “Gaia coughs, The awful beauty of the contemporary landscape”, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
1993 Headlands Art Center, San Fransisco, USA.
1993 Center for Contemporary Art, Zamek Ujazdowskie, Warsaw, Poland.
1993 “Différentes Natures” , Exhibition on La Défense, Paris, France.
1993 “Baltic Sculpture Exhibition”, Visby, Sweden.
1992 "Membrane" , with Monika Gora, Berlin, Germany.
1990 "The Pyramid", Sculpture exhibition, The Wanås Foundation, Knislinge, Sweden. Permanent earth-sculpture.
1989 Prado de las esculteras, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. Permanent sculpture.
1988 Ostende Art Museum, Belgium.
1988 "Art&Design", Berlin, West-Germany.
2007 Chalmers, permanent sculpture, under production
2007 Lunds University of Technology, permanent sculpture, under construction
2006- Yasuragi, Hasseludden, garden, together with NOD (Natur-Orienterad-Design)
2005 Ekängen, glass house for Ekängen´s secondary School, linköping
2004 ”Utposten” Permanent landscape work, reclamation of granit quarry, Posten AB, Stockholm,
2003 Artistic design of sculptures in a new traffic tunnel, Södra Länken, Stockholm, competition.
2002 Reclamation project at Tomtens limestone quarry, Falköping..Project cancelled because of lack of money.
2001”Observatorium” Sculptural place on the water in a housing area, Sickla Udde, in
2001”Sky Mould”, turf installation at Gothemburgs Art Biennal 2001, Sweden
2001”Sky’s Impression”, Sculptural place at sculpture park NMAC, Vejer de la Frontera,Spain
1999 Water sculptor at Telenors corporate headquarters in Bergen, Norway. Competition.
1999 "Dirty Design", Soil remediation park at Housing fair, Bo01, Malmö, 2001. Planned.
1999 Planning of ecological housing and water remediation project, Margaretelund, Stockholm, with architect Lasse Vretblad, Arkitektmagasinet.
1997 Sculptur and light installation in a parking deck at Lunds University Hospital.
1996 Design of land art/park at Vintertullsparken, Stockholm. The project cancelled.
1996 Invited competition for OS-stadion, Hammarby, together with architect Lasse Vretblad Arkitektmagasinet, Stockholm.
1995 Invited competition for OS-stadion, Hjorthagen, Stockholm, together with architect Lasse Vretblad, Arkitektmagasinet.
1995 Outdoor earth-project: "The hole in the bottom of the sky", Reykjavik, Iceland, part of exhibition "Brönd", Nordic Art Center.
1994 "Solomon´s well", Brick sculpture/place, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, USA.
1993 Permanent water installation, Tetra Paks corporate headquarters in Lausanne,Switzerland.
1992 Brickinstallation, in Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm.
1992 Outdoor fountain and brick installation at The College of Music and Drama at Göteborg's University, Göteborg, with landscape architect Bengt Isling.
1992 10 cast iron sculptures in a park, Starrbäcksängen, Stockholm. With landscape architect Bengt Isling.
1991 "Sky Park" , reclamation of garbage dump, Torvalla, Östersund, Sweden.
1991 Sculptural work outdoor and indoor, Stenhagen Primary School, Uppsala.
1990 "Level", permanent stone installation, Sofiero Park, Helsingborg.
1998 "Can you tell me how these things happen?" , Göteborg's Book Fair. With composer performances Anders Mårsén.
1994 "The Museum of garabage", traveling exhibition, Riksuställningar. With Monika Gora.
1994 " Can you tell me how these things happen?" Performance, Kulturbolaget, Malmö. With composer Anders Mårsén.
1993 “82 years in prison”, installation Karlskrona Architecture Fair. With Monika Gora and composer
1992 "X-X", Öresund, Copenhagen and Malmö. With Monika Gora.