Galleri Erik Steen

JENS FÄNGE


Biography
Born 1965 in Gothenburg. Lives and works in Stockholm

Education
1987-89 Hovedskous School of Painting, Gothenburg
1989-94 Konsthögskolan Valand/Valand Academy of Fine Arts, Gothenburg

Selected solo shows

2010
Saltarvet, Fiskebäckskil

2009
A Long, Bright Week, Galleri Erik Steen
Maison Du Peuple, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm

2008
Kristianstad Konsthall, Sweden (with Maria Hall)

2007
Thordén Wetterling Galleri, Gothenburg
Arnstedt & Kullgren Galleri, Östra Karup

2006
Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm

2005
Östersunds Konstförening, Ahlbergshallen (with Ulf Kihlander)

2003
Arnstedt Kullgren Galleri, Östra Karup

2002
Flat, Baroque and Berserk, Schaper Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm

2001
Galleri Wang, Oslo
Galleri Wallner, Malmö

1999
Stalke, Köpenhamn

1998
Schaper Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
Good Life Project The BBQ Series, New York

1996
Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Stenasalen
Schaper Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm

1995
Lindblad Thordén Galleri, Gothenburg

Selected group Shows

2010
Today is Yesterday Tomorrow, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm
Modernautställningen, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Thrice Upon a Time, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm

2009
New Works, Galleri Erik Steen

2008
Galleri Erik Steen
Carnegie Art Award 2008, ARKEN Museum of Contemporary Art, Ishoj, Danmark, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, Konstakademin, Stockholm, Kunsthalle Helsinki

2007
Painting, Space and Society, Konsthallen Göteborg, (curator Mika Hannula)
Forest assembly, GAD Oslo, (curator Marianne Hurum)

2006
Abstract Athletics – New positions in Painting, Kusthallen Braderigården, Viborg
Spiralhuset, Tensta Konsthall

2005
Erase and Rewind, Bukowskis, Stockholm
Arnstedt Kullgren Galleri, Östra Karup

2004
This sweet sickness (curator John Peter Nilsson) Rhodes Mann Gallery, London
Natural Born Painters, Bomuldsfabriken, Arendal
Carnegie Art Award, Victoria Miro Warehouse, London

2003
Carnegie Art Award, Konstakademin Stockholm, Kópavogur Art Museum, Island, Kunstnerernas Hus, Oslo, Kunsthalle Helsinki
Contemporary Art from Sweden, ECB, Frankfurt
Nostalgic Real, Müller De Chiara Galerie, Berlin
Latterens uttryck, Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo

2002
En samling samtida, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Necessary Fictions, De Chiara Gallery, New York

2001
Carnegie Art Award, ARKEN Museum of Contemporary Art, Ishoj, Danmark, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, Konstakademin, Stockholm, Kunsthalle Helsinki
Markers, Outdoor Banner Event at 49th Venice Biennale

2000
Construction in Process VII, International Artists Museum, Bydgoszcz, Poland

1999
Free Coke, Green Naftali Gallery, New York
Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco

1998
Message to Pretty (curator Lia Gangitano), Thread Waxing Space, New York
PULSE Painting Now, RARE, New York
Under Construction, Gen Art, New York
From Here, High St. Project, Christchurch, New Zeeland

Selected Public Commisions

2007
Årets konstnär (artist of the year) Märta Måås Fjetterström, Båstad
Sophiahemmet hospital in Stockholm

2005
Composing exterior colour scheme for housing block Järinge in Tensta, Stockholm. Collaboration with architect Ludmilla Larsson.

2002
Artistic decoration of restaurant ANNAKHAN in Stockholm. Collaboration with interior architect Shideh Shaygan.

1997
Norrköping Air port. The National Public Art Council Sweden
Sahlgrenska Hospital, Gothenburg

Public Collections
Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Museet for Samtidskunst, Oslo
Göteborgs konstmuseum
Skövde Konstmuseum
Borås Konstmuseum
Dunkers, Helsingborg
Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall.