Astrid Sylwan, 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


2019
▹ Tomelilla Konsthall, Tomelilla, Sweden

2018
▹ Pumphuset I Borstahusen, Landskrona, Sweden
▹ Lidköpings Konsthall, Lidköping, Sweden

2017
▹ Konsthallen Hishult, Hishult, Sweden
▹ Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden
▹ Hanaholmen Culture Center, Espoo, Finland
▹ Dunkers kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden
▹ Konsthallen Hishult, Hishult, Sweden

2016
▹ Sturehof, Stockholm, Sweden
▹ VIDA Konsthall, Borgholm, Sweden
▹ Sliperiet, Borgvik, Sweden
▹ Märsta Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

2015
▹ Oskarshamn Konsthall, Oskarshamn, Sweden
▹ Körsbärsgården, Burgsvik, Gotland, Sweden

2014
▹ Eskilstuna Konstmuseum, Eskilstuna, Stockholm, Sweden
▹ Pontus!, Stockholm, Sweden

2013
▹ “Esperanza”, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden

2012
▹ Motala Konsthall, Motala, Sweden

2011
▹ Galleri Mårtensson & Persson, Båstad, Sweden
▹ Gallery Kalhama & Piippo Contemporary, Helsinki, Finland

2010–2011
▹ “Conclusions”, Kristinehamns konstmuseum, Sweden, continued to Nässjö kulturhus and Kiruna konsthall
▹ Vargåkra Gård, Simrishamn, Sweden
▹ ”Lately”, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden
▹ Galerie Möller Witt, Århus, Denmark, with Martha Kræmer

2009–2010
▹.”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/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


2019
▹ ”The Great Longing – The Act of Painting” Bohusläns Museum, Uddevalla, Sweden

2016
▹ Women Don’t Paint Very Well, Hangmen Projects, Stockholm, Sweden
▹ Black Market, Berlin, Germany

2015
▹ Club Suedois, Paris, France

2014
▹ Här/Nu, Artipelag, Stockholm, Sweden
▹ New Dimensions, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Umeå, Sweden

2013
▹ Galleri Örsta, Kumla, Sweden
▹ 5:2, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Umeå, Sweden

2012
▹ Art Hongkong, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Hongkong
▹ Beijing International Art Biennale, Beijing
▹ Painting, Painting, Vargåkra gård, Hammenhög, Sweden
▹ Club Suedois, Paris, France

2011
▹ Art Miami, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Miami, Florida
▹ ”Under stor press”, Ateljé Larsen, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden

2010
▹ Umedalen skulptur, Umeå, Sweden
▹ Art Copenhagen, with Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Copenhagen, Denmark
▹ Market Art Fair, with Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden

2009–2010
▹ ”Carnegie Art Award”, travelling exhibition: Kunsthall Charlottenburg, Copenhagen, Denmark; Listasafn, Reykjavik, Iceland; The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden; Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway; Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

2009
▹ ”Samtidigt”, Borås konstmuseum, Borås, continued to Passagen, Linköping, Sweden
▹ ”Nordic painting”, Rackstadmuseet, Arvika
▹ Art Copenhagen, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Copenhagen, Denmark
▹ Market Art Fair, with Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden

2008
▹ ”War within”, Reinier van Ewijk Projects, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
▹ Ateljé Larsen, Hovedøya Kunstsal, Oslo, Norway
▹ Ateljé Larsen, Brösarps Konsthall, Brösarp, Sweden
▹ Ateljé Larsen c/o Galerie Leger, Malmö, Sweden
▹ Art Copenhagen, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Copenhagen, Denmark

2007
▹ Art Copenhagen, Ole Larsen, Copenhagen, Denmark
▹ ”Dialog – Budskap, Barrikader, Motstånd”, Skellefteå konsthall, Sweden
▹ ”Stor konst i litet format”, Galleri Astley, Uttersberg, Sweden
▹ ”Abstrakt 1”, Copenhagen, Denmark
▹ ”Artbrussels, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Brussels, Belgium

2005
▹ Stockholm Art Fair, Nordiska Akademier

2004–2006
▹ 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

 

SELECTED PUBLIC 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

Vida Konsthall och Museum, Sweden

Ståhl Collection, Sweden

 

SELECTED GRANTS & AWARDS


2016
▹ 2-year working stipend from Konstnärsnämnden

2013
▹ Trafikverkets Arkitekturpris for the public commission “Ramble and Roam”

2012
▹ Elle Interiörs Designpris, kategori: Årets Textil

2011
▹ Stora kakelpriset (Swedish Tile Award) for the public commission “Ramble and Roam”

2008
▹ The Fogelquist Grant
▹ The Peter Dahl Grant

2006
▹ 1-year working stipend from Konstnärsnämnden
▹ The Bærtling Grant

2005
▹ Interdisciplinary Studies Honorary Grant, University College of Arts, Craft and Design, Stockholm, Sweden

 

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS


2017
▹ Citybanan, Stockholm, Sweden

2016
▹ Public toilet, Rådhustorget, Lidköping, Sweden

2015
▹ Barkarby Gate, Barkarby, Sweden

2013
▹ "Imaginations" Helix Rättspsykiatriska Huddinge
▹ "Journey" Kvarteret Råseglet, Västerås

2012
▹ "Vessels" Stockholms sjukhem
▹ Kvarteret Kållandö, Farsta Familjebostäder

2011
▹ “Landmarks”, Nacka city hall, Nacka, Sweden
▹ "All these points of view". Universitetssjukhuset i Linköping

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

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