MATS ERIKSSON

Born 1967 in Malmö, Sweden, lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden


EDUCATIONS

2007 - 13 PhD in Fine Art, Malmö Art Academy, Sweden
2006 - 07 Postgraduate Course, Royal Art Academy, Stockholm, Sweden
1992 - 98 Master of Fine Arts, Malmö Art Academy, Sweden
1995 - 96 Environmental Art, Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2009 Winning a battle, losing the war, Kristianstads Konsthall
2008 Architecture for the Poor, Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
2006 Interiors, Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
2006 Indian Grammar, KunstMuseum Bonn, Germany
2005 Indian Grammar, Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
2003 Nya Vägar/New Directions, Galleri Skånes Konstförening, Malmö
2003 Winning a battle, losing the war, Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
1999 Galleri Ping Pong, Malmö
1996 Assembly Room Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011 Phd Research Exhibition II, Inter Arts Center, Malmö Art Academy
2010 Galleri Box, Göteborg
2010 Phd Research Exhibition, Inter Arts Center, Malmö Art Academy
2009 Labyrint 09 – Writing and observations, Botkyrka Konsthall
2009 Gallery P3, at Westminister University, London, England
2009 / 08 / 07 MARKET, Konstakademien, Stockholm
2008 India Moderna, IVAM, Valencià, Spain
2008 New works, Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
2007 Cashbox, Galleri Box, Göteborg
2007 Inaugural exhibition: New works, Mia Sundberg Galleri
2006 Labyrinth, Botkyrka Konsthall
2005 Rooseum, Malmö
2005 New Swedish Photography, Hasselblad Center, Göteborg
2005 Tricht/Linn/Burg, Hobusepea Gallery, CCA, Tallinn, Estonia
2005 Sollentuna Art Fair
2003 Open Source, Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
2002 Presentation, Schaper Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
2001 Konstfrämjandet, Malmö
2001 Skånska fotografer, Malmö Museum, Malmö
2001 BoOI, Havslunden, Malmö, with galleri Ping Pong
2001 Galleri Ping Pong, Malmö
2000 Roll On Multipelshop II, Galleri Signal, Malmö
1998 Start.98, Stockholm
1997 Wanås
1996 Malmö Konsthall, Mellanrummet
1994 Galleri Index, Stockholm

 

BOOKS / CATALOGUES (SOLO)

2009 Architecture as provocation
  Essay by M. Eriksson and a Conversation piece by the Swedish Architects Academia.
  Published by Mia Sundberg Galleri/Kristianstads Konsthall >
2008 Architecture for the Poor. An Experiment in Rural Egypt
  Essays by Mats Eriksson and Sarah Rifky. Published by Mia Sundberg Galleri >
2005 Indian Grammar. A Modernist Experiment in Postcolonial India.
  Essays by Vikramaditya Prakash and Gertrud Sandqvist. Published by Mia Sundberg Galleri >
2005 In Between the Buildings, Published by Langtbartistan, Denmark >

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2010 10tal, Den digitala flockens hemlöshet by Dan Jönsson. Issue 04/2010
2010 Konsten.net, Still Lifes by Sara Arvidsson. October 2010 >
2010 Fotografisk tidskrift, Jakriborg by Alexander de Cuveland. Issue 04/2010 >
2010 Foto Kvartals, Issue 04/2010 (Lithuanian photo magazine)
  Architecture for Change by Charlotta Nordström >
2010 Arkitekten, Samtal om populär pastisch, by Nina Gunne. Issue 02/2010
2010 Konstvärlden, 10 unga. Modernas inköp av ung Svensk konst, Issue 01/2010
2009 Winning a battle, losing the war, Kristianstads Konsthall, Exhibition folder >
2009 Art & Co, Issue 05/2009
2008 Modern India, Exhibition catalogue, IVAM, Valencia, Spain
2008 Fotografisk tidskrift, Letar modernismens bortglömda projekt,
  by Alexander de Cuveland >
2008 Paletten; Brasil! Issue 273
2007 India Now, New Visions in Photography, Edited by Alain Willaume.
  Published by Thames & Hudson in UK (2008) and Textuel in France (2007)
2006 Labyrinth, Botkyrka Konsthall
2006 Fotografisk tidskrift, Hyllning till människor och fotografer i Skåne
  by Carl Heideken. Issue 01/2006
2005 Motiv, Issue 05/2005 >
2005 Skånska fotografer, Published by Malmö Museer
2005 Practices of Tallinn. Exhibition catalogue, CCA, Tallinn, Estonia >
 
Sydsvenska Dagbladet, Winning a battle, losing the war, by Ingrid Stigsdotter
16 march 2009 >  
Dagens Nyheter, Konstkrönika by Dan Jönsson, 12 february 2009  
Kristianstadsbladet, Med folkhemmet i fokus by Carolina Söderholm, 31 jan 2009 >
Dagens Nyheter. Mats Eriksson by Håkan Nilsson, 7 May 2005
Svenska Dagbladet. Utopi i förfall by Sophie Allgårdh, 23 April 2005>  
Sydsvenska Dagbladet. När ingenjörerna visar vägen  
by Måns Holst-Ekström, 10 Dec 2003
Dagens Nyheter. Vår blick riktas bakåt men oklart mot vad
by Håkan Nilsson, 12 April 2003 >  

 

REPRESENTED

Moderna Museet, Stockholm
ISP, Inspection for Strategical Products. Commissioned by Statens Konstråd
Statens Konstråd  
Länsmuseet Gävleborg, Gävle  

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2009 Kungl Akademien för de fria konsterna, Paris residency
2008 Sveriges Författarfond
2007 Statens Kulturråd
2006 Kungl Akademien för de fria konsterna
2006 Iaspis, exhibition support
2006 Sparbanksstiftelsen Skåne
2006 Hasselblad Foundation, San Michele award
2005 Moderna Museet, exhibition support
2005 Statens Kulturråd
2005 Nifca, exhibition support for Tricht/Linn/Burg
2004 Konstnärsnämnden, 2 years grant
2004 / 02 / 98 Helge Ax:son Johnsson Foundation
2003 Hasselblad Foundation
2003 Malmö Kulturstipendium
2002 Konstnärsnämnden, 1 year grant
2002 Nifca Residencies, Tallinn, Estonia
1999 Nifca/Sleipner travelgrant
1999 Konstakademien

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