WORKS (click on thumbnails to see larger images)

GW hemsidaGunnel Wåhlstrand

Born 1974 in Uppsala, Sweden
Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden

GUNNEL WÅHLSTRAND [solo-exhibition] at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Paris, September 12 – October 31, 2020.

Gunnel Wåhlstrand at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Paris September 12 – October 31, 2020   Andréhn-Schiptjenko a le plaisir de présenter les nouvelles peintures de Gunnel Wåhlstrand. L’exposition sera sa première à Paris, et sa quatrième avec la galerie. Pendant de nombreuses années, Wåhlstrand a travaillé exclusivement avec ce qui pourrait être décrit comme un redéveloppement de photographies (Read more…)


Andréhn-Schiptjenko at Art Basel, June 11-16 2019 We are delighted to welcome you to this year’s edition of Art Basel and hope to see you in Hall 2.1, Booth M19 where we will be exhibiting new works by a selection of gallery artists that bring together and reflect the diverse aesthetical, intellectual, political and also (Read more…)

GUNNEL WÅHLSTRAND [solo-exhibition] at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, October 4 – November 17, 2018

It is with great pleasure that Andréhn-Schiptjenko presents Gunnel Wåhlstrand’s third solo-exhibition at the gallery. The exhibition will take place in the temporary space at Artillerigatan 40, an intimate room where Wåhlstrand creates her own universe. For many years, Wåhlstrand has worked exclusively with what could be described as a re-development of private photographs using (Read more…)


We are happy to announce that Gunnel Wåhlstrand will receive Sten A Olssons kulturstipendium 2018. Jury’s statement: Gunnel Wåhlstrands målningar skapar revor i tiden, följer stigar in på okänd mark. Hon arbetar med tusch på papper i en ytterst tidskrävande och noggrann teknik, ofta med fotografiska förlagor. I stora format skapas möten mellan det ögonblickliga (Read more…)

GUNNEL WÅHLSTRAND [solo-exhibition] at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, June 24 – September 24, 2017

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen presents an extensive solo exhibition by Swedish artist Gunnel Wåhlstrand (b. 1974). Wåhlstrand creates extraordinary large-scale ink wash paintings featuring monumental landscapes, compelling portraits and serene interiors with intriguing compositions. The point of departure for Wåhlstrand’s work was a box of family photographs—the only connection that she had to her father (Read more…)