martin-jacobson MARTIN JACOBSON [solo-exhibition] at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, January 12 – March 4, 2017

The Exhibition

Martin Jacobson at Andréhn-Schiptjenko

January 12 – March 4, 2017

Andréhn-Schiptjenko is proud to open the spring season with Martin Jacobson’s fourth solo exhibition at the gallery. The opening will take place on Thursday January 12 between 5-8 pm.

The exhibition consists of over 40 oil paintings, aquarelles and objects presented in a classical salon display. The works in the exhibition are interpretations of previously made collages by Martin Jacobson himself. These collages are composed by images collected from what one could call the scrap heap of visual culture: reproductions of reproductions, postcards, illustrations from children’s books, scientist books and history books. On the surface the paintings almost appear to be painted by various people, some are more modest, like child book illustrations, others recall art historical images. The result is an eclectic imagery, simultaneously familiar and unknown.

The main thread in Martin Jacobson’s work runs beneath the surface – his interest for myths, dreams and the collective memory of images.

Dreams are a form of personal myths and myths are collective dreams. As such, they have been important tools for his paintings.

Martin Jacobson’s (born 1978, Sweden) works were recently displayed in a major solo exhibition at Norrtälje Konsthall. His works has also been shown in the exhibitions Read more…

The Exhibition Martin Jacobson at Andréhn-Schiptjenko January 12 – March 4, 2017 Andréhn-Schiptjenko is proud to open the spring season with Martin Jacobson’s fourth solo exhibition at the gallery. The opening will take place on Thursday January 12 between 5-8 pm. The exhibition consists of over 40 oil paintings, aquarelles and objects presented in a (Read more…)

linder LINDER [new artist]

Andréhn-Schiptjenko is very proud to announce that we now represent the work of Linder. Linder, born 1954 in Liverpool, initially rose to fame as an artist and musician in the punk/post-punk arts and music scene in Manchester in the mid 1970s. In her photomontages photographs of domestic objects, flowers and oversized body parts are pasted (Read more…)

katarina-lofstrom KATARINA LÖFSTRÖM [group-exhibition] at Bonniers konsthall, Stockholm, September 24, 2016 – January 22, 2017

Insomnia at Bonniers konsthall September 24, 2016 – January 22, 2016 The group exhibition Insomnia discusses sleeplessness as a cultural symptom. It brings together a group of contemporary artists – Carsten Höller, Katarina Löfström, Julia Feyrer & Tamara Henderson, Kate Cooper, Leif Elggren and Rafaël Rozendaal – and a selection of historical works. The artists (Read more…)

what-my-mother-taught-me-2008 ANNIKA VON HAUSSWOLFF [solo-exhibition] at Centre Suédois, Paris, November 10, 2016 – March 19, 2017

Grand Theory Hotel Fotoutställning med Annika von Hausswolff i samband med Paris Photo Annika von Hausswolff blev i början av 1990-talet en av de mest tongivande konstnärerna i Sverige då hon utmanade 70-talets dokumentära traditioner och 80-talets subjektivt orienterade fotografi. Hennes arbeten genomsyras ofta av ett socialt engagemang och hon använder iscensättningar och ett associativt (Read more…)

Matts-Shanghai MATTS LEIDERSTAM [group-exhibition] at Shanghai Biennale, November 11, 2016 – March 12, 2017

11th Shanghai Biennale Why Not Ask Again? 11 November 2016 – 12 March 2017 The theme “WHY NOT ASK AGAIN?” Questions as pressure points ‘Why Not Ask Again?’ The theme of this biennale is both a demand and a query. It tells us to look beyond answers. This biennale will have done its work if (Read more…)