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SIGRID SANDSTRÖM
b. 1970 in Stockholm

Education

2001 Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT M.F.A
2000 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
1997 Academie Minerva, Groningen, The Netherlands B.F.A
1995 The Cooper Union School of Art, New York, NY

Residencies/Grants/Fellowships
2016 Stiftelsen Längmanska Kulturfonden, Stockholm
2014 The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, residency scholarship at  Grez-sur-Loing, France
2013 Helge Ax:son Johnsons stiftelse
2012 Stiftelsen Framtiden (Thinking Through Painting with Kristina Bength, Jonatan Habib Engqvist och Jan Rydén)
2011 Artistic Development Work Grant (KU), The Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm
2010 Vera och Göran Agnekils stipendium, The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm  
2008 The Joan Mitchell Foundation: 2008 Painters & Sculptors Grant
2008 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, New York, NY, USA
2004 Barbro Osher Foundation, San Francisco, CA
2003 Artadia Award, The Fund for Art and Dialogue, New York, NY
2003 Stiftelsen Längmanska Kulturfonden, Stockholm
2003, 2003 Eliza Randall Prize
2001-03 The Core Fellowship, Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
2001 Awarded Fine Art Work Center Provincetown Residency, Provincetown, MA
2001 Alice Kimball English Traveling Fellowship,Yale University, New Haven, CT
2000 Anna Whitlocks Minnesfond, Stockholm
1997 American Society's Culture Award, New York, NY

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2016 Moon Days, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
2016 Other Places, Anat Ebgi, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Between Us, Cecilia Hillström Gallery, Stockholm
2015 Between Us, Galleri Gunnar Olsson, Stockholm
2015 X, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden
2014 X, One-person presentation at Market, Stockholm with Gunnar Olsson Gallery
2013 Sigrid Sandström, One-person presentation at ADAA Armory Show, NYC with Inman Gallery
2013 Viewfinders, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
2012 Leap of Sight, Galleri Gunnar Olsson, Stockholm, Sweden
2011 Hide-outs, The Company, Los Angeles, CA
2010 Video Screenings, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
2010 Sigrid Sandström, Kajsa & Olle Nyman Cultural Foundation in Saltsjö-Duvnäs, Sweden
2009 Cut-out, Galleri Olsson, Stockholm, Sweden
2009 Sigrid Sandström, The Company, Los Angeles, CA
2008 Mock-Ups, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Malmö, Sweden
2008 New Paintings, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
2007 Recent Paintings, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
2007 Märkt, Galleri Gunnar Olsson, Stockholm, Sweden
2006 Ginnungagap: Recent Works by Sigrid Sandstrom, Frye Museum, Seattle, WA (catalogue)
2006 Action, Inman Gallery, Houston TX
2005 Her Black Flags:Video projections by Sigrid Sandstrom, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA
2004 Ginnungagap, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX
2004 Hrönir, Galleri Gunnar Olsson, Stockholm
2004 Sighting, Brant Gallery, MA College of Art, Boston,MA
2003 Tillflykter, Galleri Gunnar Olsson, Stockholm
2002 I Know Where I'm Going, Inman Gallery, Houston,TX

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017
Polyfoni 4, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden
2016
Suzhou Documents
, curated by Zhang Qing and Roger M. Buergel, Suzhou Art Museum, Suzhou, China
Leonard Forslund, Sigrid Sandström och Julia Selin, Galleri Thomas Wallner/High Court, Malmö
In Color, curated by Marina Ancona from the archive of 10 Grand Press, 333 Montezuma Arts, Santa Fe, NM

2015
Katrina Moorhead-Dimetrius Oliver-Sigrid Sandström, with Inman gallery at Untitled, Miami Beach
SUNSET HAIRCUT: A Group Exhibition, Inman Gallery, Houston
Polyfoni 3, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden

2014                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Thinking Through Painting, Part 2, The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm
Thinking Through Painting, Part 1, The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm
BLACK MARKET HELSINKI, Gallery Sinne, Helsinki
tasse wieder komma noch fisch, Kunsthalle m3, Berlin
New Dimensions, Group exhibition at Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Umeå. 
Duckrabbit, Group exhibitionat Anat Ebgi Gallery, Los Angeles. Organized by Jason Losh.
Polyfoni 2, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden
ART LOS ANGELES CONTEMPORARY, Santa Monica with Anat Ebgi Gallery

2013
UT PICTURA POESIS, Galleri Gunnar Olsson, Stockholm
Reckless project #2: Chinese Whisper, curated by Andrea Baccin, Luca Francesconi, Ilaria Gianni, Ilaria Marotta, Costanza Paissan, Cura.basement, Rome, Italy
Secret Show (a real allegoriy of a seven year phase of my artisitc (and moral) life) curated by Hinrich Sachs, De Geersgatan 10, Stockholm
Polyfoni, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden

2012
Miami Project Contemporary + Modern, Miami with Inman Gallery Texas Contemporary Art Fair @ George R with Inman Gallery
Sommar, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simrishamn, Sweden
Art Brussels, with Inman Gallery
Market, Stockholm, with Galleri Gunnar Olsson

2011
Sommar 2011, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden
Från Eddie Figge f. 1906 till Linnea Rygaard f. 1990, Galleri Gunnar Olsson, Stockholm

2010
NADA Art Fair Miami Beach with The company
Vivid
, Schroeder Romero & Shredder,New York, NY
Shadow Effect,
 The Company, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Art Copenhagen, Köpenhamn with Galleri Gunnar Olsson
Pristagare och receptionsstycken 2010,
Kungliga Akademien för de fria konsterna, Stockholm
Bo Siesjös samling av svensk samtidskonst
, Ystad Konstmuseum, Ystad, Sweden

2009
Caspar David Friedrich – Nature Animated and Friedrich, Eight Contemporary Commentaries, curator Bo Nilsson, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm
Carnegie Art Award 2010 Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen traveling to Listasafn Islands, Islands Nationalgalleri, Reykjavik, Konstakademien, Stockholm, Sweden, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway, Royal College of Art, London, UK, Helsingfors Konsthall, Helsinki, Finland, CIAC, Centre International d’Art Contemporain, Carros/Nice, France (catalogue)
The First Malibu Annual Contemporary Art Fair, Malibu, CA,  with The Company
Samtidigt - Svenskt måleri på 2000-talet, Borås Konstmuseum - traveling to Passagen, Linköpings Konsthall, Sweden (catalogue)
Market, Stockholm, Sweden with Galleri Gunnar Olsson
Gallery Artists, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2008
Cent, Galerie Defrost, Paris, France
Gallery Artists New Works, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Learning by Doing: 25 Years of the Core Program at the MFAH,
Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
Probably, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX

2007
From the collections, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Sylvia Rivera Law Project Art Benefit
, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY
Gallery Artists, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
Saturn Falling, The Corridor Gallery, Reykjavik. curated by Gavin Morrison.
Frisbee LA, curated by Anat Ebgi and Jen de Nike, Los Angeles, CA
Land Force, Sabina Lee Gallery, curated by John Moore, Los Angeles, CA
Market, Stockholm with Galleri Gunnar Olsson

2006
Cotton Candy on a Rainy Day, curated by Shinique Smith, The Proposition, New York, NY (catalogue)
Everywhichway, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
Frisbee, Miami, Fl, curated by Anat Ebgi and Jen de Nike
Aqua, Miami, Fl, with Inman Gallery
Pulse, New York, NY with Inman Gallery
Market, Stockholm with Galleri Gunnar Olsson

2005
Frisbee, Miami, Fl, curated by Anat Ebgi and Jen de Nike
Aqua,Miami, Fl, with Inman Gallery
If you're feeling sinister,Alona Kagan Gallery, New York, NY
You Are Here,Ballroom Marfa, TX
Something is Somewhere, Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY
Cecilia Elde, Ulrika Lundberg, Martina Muntzig och Sigrid Sandström, Kabusa Konsthall, Sweden
The Edge of Darkness, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, NewYork, NY
Sollentuna Konstmässa 2005, Galleri Olsson, Stockholm
Outpost, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA (catalogue)

2004
Voodoo Shit, Hales Gallery, London
Perspective@25, Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, TX (catalogue)
AFFAIR @ The Jupiter Hotel, Portland, OR
Summer Group Show II: Landscapes, Nahcotta Inc. Portsmouth, NH
Svenska konstärer i världen, Millesgården, Stockholm (catalogue)
Rocks, scissors, paper, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX
Why not live for art, Tokyo Opera City Gallery, Tokyo Selections 04, Stephen D. Paine Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
Selections 04, Stephen D. Paine Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

2003
ARTissima Art Fair, Turin
Miniatures, Hook-Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX
Rendered, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY
Paper Works, Julia Friedman Gallery, Chicago, IL
Sigrid Sandström & Jiha Moon, M3 Kunsthalle, Berlin
It's not the end of the world, Sigrid Sandström and Karyn Olivier, The Nave Museum, Victoria, TX
Core Artists in Residence, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, (catalogue)
function:assimilate, Tyler gallery, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

2002
New York, New Work, Now! The Currier Museum of Art, Manchester,NH
Core Samples, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX
Pertaining to Painting, The Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, TX, traveled to: Austin Museum of Art (catalogue)
New American Talent/17, The Jones Center for Contemporary Art, The Texas Fine Arts Association, Austin, TX traveled to: J.Wayne Stark Galleries, Texas A &M University, Commerce, TX (catalogue)
Wall Power, Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX (catalogue)
Core Artists in Residence, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX (catalogue)

Selected Bibliography

2016
"Five Shows to See in L.A.", Art Ltd. Magazine, August 2016
Miroff Katia, "After an Explosion," Sigrid Sandström – The Site of Painitng, pp. 2-5, Art & Theory, 2016
Puleo Risa, "Negation and Embrace: A Few Reflections on the X,"Sigrid Sandström – The Site of Painitng, pp. 6-11, Art & Theory, 2016
Whitley Zoe, "Painting between Sound and Silence," Sigrid Sandström – The Site of Painitng, pp.12-18,  Art & Theory, 2016, (interview)

2015
Hudson, Suzanne, Painting Now, pp. 190-194, Thames & Hudson, London, 2015
Nilsson, Håkan, "Jaget i skickligt dubbelspel", Dagens Nyheter, November 27: p.34
Bons Magnus, ”Sigrid Sandström och Mari Slaattelid”, Konsten, 2015-11-22, www.konsten.net
Mattsson, Leif, ”Läggspel av storskaliga mått”, Omkonst 2015-11-18, http://www.omkonst.com/15-sandstrom-sigrid.shtml
Nordgren, Isac, "Ebba Bohlin och Sigrid Sandström", Ystad Allehanda, September 29
Millroth, Thomas, "Som om våld begicks", Sydsvenskan, September 18

2014
Ekholm, Rikard, " Måleri som ett sätt att tänka", " Tanken fäst vid måleriets bortre gräns", Dagens Nyheter, Oktober 27:p.10
Herbert, Nils, Omkonst, http://www.omkonst.com/14-thinking-through-painting.shtml                                                                                                                                             
Johans, Sebastian, "Måleriet som mind map", Uppsala Nya tidning,  http://unt.se/kultur-noje/konst/maleriet-som-mind-map-3327983.aspx

2013
Matsson, Leif, "Kulturen håller sommaröppet", Omkonst, http://www.omkonst.com/13-samlingsutstallningar-g-olsson- m-karlsson.shtml
Fischer, Joshua, "Sigrid Sandström" at Inman Gallery, www.glasstire.com, Jan 25

2012
Peterson, Frans Josef, "Återbrukat", Aftonbladet
Olofsson, Anders, "Sigrid Sandström på Galleri Olsson", konsten.net/?p=8714
Mattsson, Leif, "Vaggor för klangskivor", omkonst.com/12-sandstrom-sigrid.shtml
Kalén, Isabella, Abstrakta föreställningar, Rymden, rym.dk/sigrid-sandstrom-abstrakta-forestallningar
Bjelvehammar, Bo, "Varje sommar målar sig själv", Ystad Allehanda, July4
von Arbin-Ahlander, Astri, "Sigrid Sandstrom" thedaysofyore.com/sigrid-sandstrom/

2009
Lind, Ingela, “Brinnande färg och stilla bottensug”, Dagens Nyheter, October 8: kultur p.6-7
Malmberg, Carl-Johan, “Frusna ögonblick inför mystiken”, Svenska Dagbladet, October 9
Brodow Inzaina, Anna, “Illusioner på duk blir verkliga”, Svenska Dagbladet, August 28: p.21
Nilsson, Håkan, ”Uppfriskande Abstraktioner”, Dagens Nyheter, September 10: p.07
Gleason, Mat, "Coagula Interview: Sigrid Sandström", Coagula Art Journal, #97 April
Kempe, Jessica, "Supermarket/Market:Konstmässor leker på allvar", Dagens Nyheter, February 14
Lindquist, Gunnar, "Samtida måleri när det är som bäst", Östgöta Correspondenten, June 8
Ekström, Eleonor, “Nya vyer hemmavid,” Göteborgs-Posten, April 9, p.80
van Reis, Michael, “Rum för AlieNationen,” Göteborgs-Posten, April 17
Taft Catherine, Art Review, Issue 32, May 2009, p.118
Taft, Catherine, “Catherine Taft’s round-up of the best shows in LA”, Saatchi Online, http://www.saatchi-gallery.co.uk/blogon/art_news/catherine_tafts_round-up_of_the_best_shows_in_la/5483
Sigrid Sandstrom, Daily Serving, March 18, http://www.dailyserving.com/2009/03/sigrid_sandstrom.php
Reihsen Joe, “Sigrid Sandstrom”, Flavorpill, March 14, 2009, http://flavorpill.com/losangeles/events/2009/3/14/sigrid-sandstrom

2008
Söderholm, Cecilia, "Än kan allt hända", Sydsvenska Dagbladet, December 10:B5
Britt, Douglas, “ Last Chance to catch hot August shows,” Houston Cronicle, August15:E1,E2
Core: Artists and Critics in Residence, The Museum of Fine Arts, pp.166,197

2007
Fry, Naomi, "Critic's Pics New York: Sigrid Sandstrom", Artforum, December 2007 
Brodow, Anna,  “Sigrid Sandström, Verkligheten tränger sig på”, Svenska Dagbladet, January 27, Kultur: 8

2006
Ginnungagap- Recent Work by Sigrid Sandström. Seattle: Frye Art Museum.
Texts by Midge Bowman, Robin Held and Jaimey Hamilton (exhibition catalogue)
Hackett, Regina, “Yoder, O’Neil, Sandstrom, Helfand”, Seattlepi.com, June 16th
Graves, Jen, “ Wondering about Wandering-Sandstrom Asks What We Expect to Find Out There”, The Stranger, June 22-28, 2006
Naves Mario, “ This Way, That Way”, The New York Observer, (online) July 24th
Johnson, Ken, The Listings, “Everywhichway” The New York Times, July 7th,

2005
Marshall, Robert. “Something is Somewhere”, New York Press, Vol.18, Number 21, May 25-31

2004
French, Christopher. Flash Art, November - December p.119-120
Perspective @ 25, exhibition catalogue, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
Keough, Jeffrey. Outpost, exhibition catalogue, Massachusetts College of Arts
Klaasmeyer, Kelly .“Polar Flair-Sigrid Sandström brings arctic splendor to Inman Gallery”, Houston Press, September 30:46

2003
Core 2003 (exhibition catalogue). Houston: The Glassell School of Art of the Museum of Fine Arts,
Johnson, Patricia C. "Five Houston artist honored with Artadia awards", Houston Chronicle,April 28:12C
New American Painting, Boston:The Open Studio Press, MA, #46
Sillman, Amy. Top Ten, Art Forum, November

2002
Currain, Rob.'"Pertaining to Painting":Chocolate Box', The Austin Chronicle, December 27: vol .22.no.17
Devine, John. "She Knows Where She's Going", The Houston Press, August 8-14:56
Morsiani, Paola,."Pertaining to Painting" (exhibition catalogue), Perspectives 133:22-21
Biederman, Christine. "Planet of the Apes", Dallas Observer, May 16-22: 61.
Core Yearbook, (exhibition catalogue). Houston: The Glassell School of Art of the Museum of Fine Arts,
Mitchell, Charles Dee." Think Big Picture", The Dallas Morning News, April 18: 12C.

Publications

Sigrid Sandström – The Site of Painitng, 2016, Art & Theory, monograph
Ignorance –Between Knowing and Not Knowing, 2015, Axl Books, edited by Sigrid Sandström and Gavin Morrison
Studio Talks: Thinking Through Painitng, 2014, edited by Kristina Bength, Jonatan Habib Engqvist, Jan Rydén, Sigrid Sandström
Grey Hope: the persistence of melancholy, 2006, edited by Sigrid Sandström and Atopia Projects

Lectures/Panels/Seminars

2016
Visiting Artist lecture, University of Houston, Houston, TX
Visiting Artist lecture, Göteborgs konsskola, Gothenburg
Visiting Artist lecture, Iceland Academy of Arts,  Reykjavik, Iceland

2015
Panel member at discussion on Frank Bowling's exhbition Traingone at Spritmuseum, Stockholm

2014
Faculty lecture, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
Seminar: De involverade, Göteborgs konsthall, Göteborg

2013
Visiting Artistst lecture, Univeristy of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Visiting Artist lecture: Chapman University, Orange, CA
Invited as discussion leader with Christer Lundahl and Martina Seitl to Festival:Display, a choreography festival in the form of a biennial, curated and choreographed by Marie Fahlin and RebeccaChentinell/Koreografiska Konstitutet. at Weld, Stockholm
Visiting Artist lecture: Du, jag och målningen, Göteborgs konsskola, Gothenburg

2012
Panel discussion: Thinking Through Painting, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Seminar: "From Hand to Thought and Back", Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm Degree show examination panel member, Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki
Visiting Artist lecture, Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki

2011 
Panel member on discussion on Melancholy in Turner, Monét, Twombly exhibition at Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Artist conversation on the Cosima von Bonin, Per Kirkeby and Tal R exhibition at Magasin 3, Stockholm 
Visiting Artist lecture, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA

2010
Visiting Artist lecture, Tyler School of Art / Temple University, Philadelphia, USA
Visiting Artist lecture, Univeristy of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, USA 
Tyler School of Art / Temple University, Philadelphia, USA
Univeristy of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, USA 

2009
Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden, lecture, October 29, November 15

2008
Visiting Artist lecture, Boston University, Boston, MA
Visiting Artist lecture, Princeton University, Lewis Center for the Arts, NJ
Visiting Artist lecture, Maryland Art Institute, Baltimore, MD

2007
Visiting Artist lecture, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

2006
Visiting Artist lecture, Royal University College of Art, Stockholm

2005
Visiting Artist lecture, Mills College of Art, Oakland, CA
Visiting Critic, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

2004
Sighting, Brant Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston

2003
Visiting Artist lecture, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
Visiting Artist lecture, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Visiting Artist lecture, Victoria College, Victoria, TX

Teaching experiences

2014  
Faculty at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine

2010-
Professor of Fine Arts, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm

2005 - 2010
Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson,NY, Assistant Professor

2009
Guest critic (external opponent) for the B.F.A candidates at the Royal University College of Art, Sthlm. June 2

2006, 2007
Royal University College of Art, Stockholm, Visiting lecturer

2005
Yale University, Summer Program, Basic Drawing

2004
Edinburgh College of Art, asnE (Art,Space,Nature Science Graduate Program)
work shop: Building a Studio  (www.atopiaprojects.org/workshops)   

2003-2005
Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, Undergraduate Program (Junior/Senior major Studio),
Graduate Program , Visiting Artist/ Assistant Professor

2001-03
Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Houston/ University of St Thomas

2001
Yale University Art Gallery, Visiting Artist, Education Department, " Neighborhood
Place Summer Program" (public school children grade 1-5) and "Vietnam Veteran Program"
Yale University School of Art, Teaching assistant to Lisa Corinne Davis

In public collections:
Borås Konstmuseum, Borås
Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Statens konstråd
Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT