GALLERI ANDERSSON/SANDSTRÖM

GALLERI ANDERSSON/SANDSTRÖM

ABOUT ASTRID SYLWAN

 

SELECTED MEDIA
Ett måleri som odlar sin särart - SvD 130116
Färgfabrik - Plaza Magazine 2011-11, opens as pdf
Det svänger om Astrid Sylwans inre rum - Bruno, autumn 2012, opens as a pdf
Dancing. glaring... - ArtWorld China 2011-10, in Chinese, opens as pdf
Succé i storformat - Residence 2010-11, opens as pdf
Astrid och Allison - på var sin sida om Atlanten - Kulturradion, K1 100922
"Som ett jympapass" - Värmlands Folkblad 100903
Färger och former i Sylwans måleri - nwt.se 100903
Astrid Sylwan målade 10 000 keramikplattor - Kulturnytt, SR P1 100727
Det nödvändiga steget - Omkonst.se 100125
Interview with Astrid Sylwan - Carnegie Art Award 100122
Färg, frihet och framgång - Göteborgs-Posten 091116
Astrids triumfer och katastrofer - Eskilstuna-kuriren 090117
BIOGRAPHY

Born 1970. Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden.

Education
1999-2005

Konstfack – University College of Arts, Craft and Design, Stockholm, Sweden

Selected solo exhibitions
2013 "Esperanza", Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Motala konsthall, Motala, Sweden
2011 "Reminiscence" Gallery Kalhama & Piippo, Helsinki, Finland
"Daydreams", Galleri Mårtensson & Persson, Båstad, Sweden
2010-11 “Conclusions”, Kristinehamns konstmuseum, Sweden, continued to Nässjö kulturhus and Kiruna konsthall
2010 Vargåkra Gård, Simrishamn, Sweden
Lately”, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden
Galerie Möller Witt, Århus, Denmark, with Martha Kræmer
2009-10 ”All Decisions Made”, Skövde konsthall, Sweden
2009 ”Triumphs and Disasters”, Eskilstuna konstmuseum, Sweden
2008 Pernod Ricard, Paris, France
”Cross-currents”, Olle Nymans ateljé, Saltsjö-Duvnäs, Sweden
Free-falling”, Galleri Andersson Sandström, Umeå, Sweden
2007 ”Pieces of experience”, Galleri Mårtensson Persson, Båstad, Sweden
ACNE Studio, Stockholm, Sweden
2006 Trust”, Galleri Andersson och Sandström, Umeå, Sweden
2005 ”The daily practice of painting”, MA Exhibition, University College of Arts, Craft and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2004 Vikingsbergs konstmuseum, Helsingborg, Sweden
Nordens ljus, galleriet, Stockholm, Sweden
2002 Nordens Ljus, aktersalongen, Stockholm, Sweden
2000 V&S Domaine Rabiega, Draguignan, France
Selected group exhibitions
2013 Art Under Pressure, Stolper & Friends, Oslo, Norway
2012 Beijing International Art Biennale, Beijing
Painting, Painting, Vargåkra gård, Hammenhög, Sweden, 21.7-12.8
Art Hongkong, with Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Hongkong
2011 Art Miami, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Miami, US
"Under stor press (Under Great Pressure)" Ateljé Larsen, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden
2010 Umedalen skulptur, Umeå, Sweden
2009-10 ”Carnegie Art Award”, travelling exhibition: Kunsthall Charlottenburg, Copenhagen, Denmark; Listasafn, Reykjavik, Iceland; The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden; Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway; 798 Art Space, Beijing, China; Royal College of Art, London, UK; Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland; CIAC, Centre International d’Art Contemporain, Carros/Nice, France
2009 “Samtidigt”, Borås konstmuseum, Borås, continued to Passagen, Linköping, Sweden
“Nordic painting”, Rackstadmuseet, Arvika
”War within”, Reinier van Ewijk Projects, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2008 Ateljé Larsen, Hovedøya Kunstsal, Oslo, Norway
Ateljé Larsen, Brösarps Konsthall, Brösarp, Sweden
Ateljé Larsen c/o Galerie Leger, Malmö, Sweden
2007 ”Dialog – Budskap, Barrikader, Motstånd”, Skellefteå konsthall, Sweden
”Stor konst i litet format”, Galleri Astley, Uttersberg, Sweden
”Abstrakt 1”, Copenhagen, Denmark
2005 Stockholm Art Fair, Nordiska Akademier
2004-06 ”Attityd - En utställning om genus och makt”, travelling exhibition, Stockholms Läns Museum, Sweden
2004 ”Gräva sig in för djupt och rör sig bort”, with Lukas Göthman och Eva Kerek, Haninge konsthall, Sweden
2003 BA Exhibition, Skulpturens hus, Stockholm, Sweden

”TEKNG”, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden

Represented/collections
Moderna museet, Sweden
Statens konstråd, Sweden
Malmö konstmuseum, Sweden
Borås konstmuseum, Sweden
Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden
Norrköpings konstmuseum, Sweden
Eskilstuna konstmuseum, Sweden
Västerås konstmuseum, Sweden
Skövde konstmuseum, Sweden
Sörmlands museum, Sweden
Stockholm konst, Sweden
Pernod Ricard Corporate Collection, France
Grants & Awards
2011 Stora kakelpriset (Swedish Tile Award) for the public commission “Ramble and Roam”
2008 The Fogelquist Grant
The Peter Dahl Grant
2006 One-year working stipend from Konstnärsnämnden
The Bærtling Grant
2005

Interdisciplinary Studies Honorary Grant, University College of Arts, Craft and Design, Stockholm, Sweden

Public commissions
2011

"Landmarks", Nacka City Hall, Nacka, Sweden

2010 ”Ramble and Roam”, Centre for Travel, Umeå, Sweden
2007 Breast Centre, Södersjukhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
2006 ”Kanske nu”, Värmdö City Hall, Gustavsberg, Sweden
2004 Munkmora School, Värmdö, Sweden

Bibliography

“Övertid i färgfabriken [Overtime in the paint factory]”, in Konstnärer och deras ateljéer [Artists and their studios], Göteborg, 2012
"Det svänger om Astrid Sylwans inre rum [The swaying inner rooms of Astrid Sylwan]", in Bruno Magazine, autumn 2012

“Bouncing, Sparkling and Falling Freely”, by Wang Kaimei, ARtWorld China, October 2011

"An exuberant lust for life in the harsh light of day”, by Sophie Allgårdh, in Lately, Eskilstuna 2010
“Det nödvändiga steget”, Leif Mattsson, omkonst.com, 2010-01-25
”Frozen Moments of Constant Motion”, by Sofie Sweger, in Triumphs and Disasters, Eskilstuna 2009
“Astrid Sylwan”, by Sophie Allgårdh, in Samtidigt – svenskt måleri på 2000-talet, Värnamo 2009
”A Space to Dwell in”, by Olle Granath, Cross-currents, Stockholm 2008
“Taking one’s time”, by Björn Springfeldt, in Free-falling, Umeå, 2008
“Trust”, by Håkan Nilsson, in Trust, Umeå, 2006

 

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