Museum Haus Esters
23 October 2011 - 5 February 2012
Galleri Magnus Karlsson is pleased to present Mamma Andersson’s fifth solo exhibition at the gallery. Mamma Andersson (b. 1962 in Luleå) lives and works in Stockholm. A comprehensive and much appreciated touring solo exhibition produced by Moderna Museet, Stockholm recently finished. The exhibition that consisted of forty paintings from recent years was showed at Moderna Museet last summer and after that at Helsingfors Konsthall in Finland and at Camden Arts Centre in London.
Galleri Magnus Karlsson is pleased to present Mamma Andersson’s sixth solo exhibition in the gallery; Dog Days. The exhibition presents a new series of paintings which has recently been shown at Museum Haus Esters, Kunstmuseen Krefeld, Germany.
From Press Release (in Swedish):
En utställning curerad av Karin Mamma Andersson
Som betraktare kan en särskild glädje vara att få gå in i konstnärs bildvärld, och låta sig ryckas med av dess stämning. Ibland kan ett uttryck och ett formspråk vara så starkt och egenartat, att man börjar se verkligheten litet annorlunda, sedan man tagit del av det. Man har berikats.
Andreas Emenius (SE)
Jacob Kirkegaard (DK)
Devin Troy Strother (US)
Paco Pomet (US)
Mie Olise (DK)
Ida Kvetny (DK)
Theis Wendt (DK)
Bibi Katholm (DK)
Monique Prieto (US)
Christine Gray (US)
Frohawk Two Feathers (US)
Chris Natrop (US)
Per Hüttner (SE)
Troels Carlsen (DK)
Mamma Andersson (SE)
Mai Hofstad Gunnes (NO)
New tendencies in figurative painting
From Press Release (Swedish only):
Stephen Friedman Gallery is delighted to announce an exhibition of new paintings by Mamma Andersson. Andersson, born in 1962, paints complex compositions that bring together a variety of sources including Nordic figurative painting, folk art and contemporary iconography. She juxtaposes thick impasto and loosely washed areas to create dreamlike and expressive vistas yet also allows reality to enter her paintings in the form of the commonplace.
Works by: Richard Aldrich, Mamma Andersson, Helene Appel, Michael Bauer, Luca Bertolo, Joe Bradley, Peter Linde Busk, Pierpaolo Campanini, William Daniels, Avner Ben – Gal, Thomas Helbig, Merlin James, Rezi van Lankveld, Katy Moran, Marco Neri, Alessandro Pessoli, Tal R, Matthias Weischer
Galleri Magnus Karlsson is pleased to announce a group exhibition that will be on display throughout the summer. In conjunction with the inauguration of Nationalmuseum’s temporary space with the exhibition Carl Larsson - Friends and Enemies in our building (The Royal Academy of Fine Arts), we will show Time Waits for Us . This exhibition presents new works by all of our gallery artists.
CHART is the new art fair in Copenhagen and the first to focus exclusively on contemporary art. Taking place from August 30th - September 1st 2013, CHART | ART FAIR proposes a new transversal model of collaboration.
Until the late 19th century, painters like Lotto, Holbein and Delacroix restricted themselves to drawing tapestry cartoons or including Oriental carpets in their pictures. Over the course of the 20th century, however, the European avant-garde revolutionized textile art and practice; artists began weaving their own rugs, inspired by works from earlier periods or drawing upon ethnic and geometric motifs.