Wednesday, December 07, 2016

sketching for a public commission

Right now I'm having an extremely busy period; sketching for a public commission, attending long meetings in Stockholm for the Swedish National Artists' Association and right now I'm spending a week in Lidköping guest teaching (and of course working on grant applications etc at night) ...

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Shadow play

A last photo from my exhibition; the laughing faces in the window as shadows on the gallery wall....

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Sunday, November 06, 2016

Photos from my exhibition; Part Party

I've been working with form-cut laughters for some time now - but it's just recently that I feel like I've started to find the way to use them properly. I've felt that I wanted to work with the 2-dimensionel drawing in the 3-dimensionel space ... but not really known how to ...
My just terminated exhibition at "Bageriet" was a way to try some of my solutions out with an audience. I call this hanging figure-group "Party Party". They swirl around in space and their sometimes distinct shadows dance on the wall. Different light conditions create changes in expression and the figures have different colours on both sides.

Friday, November 04, 2016

Pastries, Balloons and Laughter

Right now I have a small exhibit at Bageriet (= the bakery) at Konstepidemin where I show my recent and ongoing work with laughter, balloons and the colour pink (a colour I dislike very much). I share the playful connections that appear in my studio and the importance of process for my work. 

As the gallery is called the Bakery I just had to offer the visitors pink pastries as part of the experience ...

Thursday, October 06, 2016

Back on track!

I've been absent from the blogg for some time now (almost a year!)  - but now I'm back! Blogging had lost some of its allure, but recently I've been feeling that I missed many things with it - documenting my process, regularly formulating myself about what I'm doing and where I'm heading...

I've not been idle though, among many things  I participated in artmadethis.