Born 1959 in Stockholm, Sweden
Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden
Carin Ellberg: Mother of Pearl ”After a while, some verbs made themselves known, intrinsic movements in Carin Ellberg s artworks, formulated in her dialect: Flowing Hanging Wavering Growing. They are often articulated in series and variations. A certain melancholy coolness prevails there, with undercurrents of laconic absurdism. Together this forms a highly personal rock matrix (Read more…)CARIN ELLBERG [solo-exhibition] at Carl Eldhs Ateljémuseum, May 17 – September 30, 2018
The Others Drift In 17 maj – 30 september 2018 It is with great pleasure that Carl Eldh’s Studio Museum announces Carin Ellberg’s exhibition The Others Drift In. She lets a group of sculptures of round iron, featuring pendants of mirror, glass, and stone, drift into Eldh’s studio, apparently unaffected by gravity. Like a collection (Read more…)SPRING 2018 at Andréhn-Schiptjenko
Spring 2018 FORTHCOMING EXHIBITIONS Santiago Mostyn The Warming Plateau February 22 – April 7 This spring, Santiago Mostyn will be doing his first solo-exhibition at Andréhn-Schiptjenko. In his work, Mostyn employs an intuitive creative process and points to a knowledge and history grounded in the body rather than the rational mind. In the midst of (Read more…)CARIN ELLBERG [solo-exhibition] at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, August 24 – September 30, 2017
Carin Ellberg: Selfportraits August 24 – September 30, 2017 Starting in September 1985 Carin Ellberg has done more than 600 dated self-portraits, sometimes one a day, sometime one per week, sometimes less often and all resembling one another, a three-quarter profile from the bust upward. Selfportraiture being one of the most important genres in art-history (Read more…)CARIN ELLBERG [permanent installation] at Hägerstenshamnens Skola
Commisioned work for a newly built elementary school in Stockholm, Sweden.