Jan Håfström, biography

Born in 1937. Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden.

 

 

EDUCATION

1963–1968

The Royal University College of Fine Arts (KKH), Stockholm, Sweden

1958–1962

MA Philosophy, Lund University, Sweden

 

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

A Work of Art is Nothing, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Paradise Lost, Körsbärsgården, Gotland, Sweden

2013

Mannen från Morristown, Åbergs Museum, Bålsta, Sweden

 

Paradise Lost, Värmlands Museum, Sweden

2012

Dark Side of the Moon, Balric Contemporary Art Biennal, Stettin, Polen

 

Paradise Lost, Sven-Harrys konstmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden

2011

Cosmic Sleepwalker, Nordens Hus, Färöarna, Norway

2009

Venice Art Biennal, Venice, Italy

 

Mörkrets hjärta, Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

2008

L’Égypte, Brandström Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Jan Håfström – Den eviga återkomsten, Åmells, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Passagen, Linköpings konsthall, Linköping, Sweden

2006

Galleri Brändström & Stene, Stockholm, Sweden

2005

Jan Håfström och Carl Gustav Pilo, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden

2004

Den eviga återkomsten, National Museum of Art, Warsaw, Poland

2003

Den eviga återkomsten, BAC, Visby, Sweden

2002

Nattens industri, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden

 

Samtal, Håfström/ Hertervig, Stavanger Kulturhus, Norway

2001

Walker, Färgfabriken, Stockholm, Sweden

2000

The Inner Station, University of St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg & ICA, Moscow, Russia

1998

Bildmuséet, Umeå, Sweden

1997

Anders Tornberg Galleri, Lund, Sweden

1995

Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

1994

Rooseum – Center for Contemporary Art, Malmö, Sweden

1993

Thielska Galleriet, Stockholm, Sweden

1990

Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden

1989

Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden

1988

The Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, USA Germans Van Eck, New York, USA

1985

Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, USA

1982

Anders Tornberg Galleri, Lund, Sweden

1977

Anders Tornberg Galleri, Lund, Sweden

1975

Anders Tornberg Galleri, Lund, Sweden

1969

Galleri Mejan, Stockholm, Sweden

1966

Galleri Observatorium, Stockholm, Sweden

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

Gravöppning, Zimm Hall, Stockholm, Sweden

2014

Graf Spee, Wanås Konst, Sweden

 

No Man Is An Island

 

Market Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden

2008

Toys R Us, Brändström & Stene, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Teleport Färgfabriken, Färgfabriken Norr, Östersund, Sweden

2007

BarBari, Forum Nutidsplats för konst, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Graf Spee (with Juan Pedro Fabra and Carl Michael von Hausswolff), Wanås, Knisslinge, Sweden

 

The Club, Warsaw, Poland

2006

Carnegie Art Award, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden

 

Moderna Utställningen, Moderna museet, Stockholm, Sweden

2003

From Murakami to Rauschenberg, Museo Correr, Venice, Italy

 

Against all evens, Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Göteborg, Sweden

2001

Carnegie Art Award, First Prize Winner, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden

1999

The Young Men and the Old, Väinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku, Finland

1998

Carnegie Art Award-Nordic Painting, Konstakademien, Stockholm, Sweden

1996

Artscape Nordland, Norway

1990

La Biennale di Venezia, the Nordic Pavilion, Venice, Italy

1989

Salon de la jeune sculpture, Paris, France

1987

Helldunkelhell, Künstlershaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

1986

Skulptur, Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

1985

BorealisHenie-Onstad Kunstsenter, Bærum, Norway

1980

La Biennale di Venezia (with Ola Billgren), Venice, Italy

1977

A Painting Show, P.S 1, New York, USA

1970

Närvarande, Göteborgs Konsthall, Göteborg, Sweden

1967

Konstbild och massmediabild, Skånska Konstmuseum/Pictura, Lund, Sweden

 

17 Unga, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden

 

REPRESENTED

Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden

AstrupFearnley, Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, Norway

Henie-Onstad Kunstsenter, Bærum, Norway

Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland

No Man Is An Island, Artipelag, Stockholm, Sweden

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