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EVA BJÖRKMAN
Uppsala, Sweden

Eva Björkman, born 1961 and based in Uppsala, Sweden. Visual artist working in the fields of performance, sculpture installation and painting. Performance/Projects: The Butoh Breeze festival, The Recycle Event, the Art Caravan, The Body Project, The Chicken Project, The Scrap Project, The Secret Project and Water War at PUF festival Croatia, K.R.O.P.P Extended dance festival. Exhibitions: Eventa 4 International Art Exhibition, Minami Aoyama Gallery in Tokyo, Lithuanian Artists’ Association Art Hall in Vilnius, International Art Exhibition “Mysterium Magnum” in Lithuania, “Human and Nature” and “Earth” in Tokyo, Tokya Art Factory, International Art Biennal at Väsby Art Hall in Sweden, Osaka Contemporary Art Center in Japan, Galleri de Opsteker in Amsterdam, Netherland, “Strichimpulse” at Syrlin Kunstverein E.V. International in Stuttgart, Germany. Artist in Residence in Vilnius, Lithuania. Education: Uppsala Art School and Uppsala University graduated with MA of Arts. Grants: Scandinavian Japan Sasakawa Foundation, the Modern Museum of Art International Program in Sweden, Uppsala Municipality Cultural Affairs, Uppsala County Council. Member of Uppsala Artists’ Association and KRO, the Swedish Artists’ National Organization.

PERFORMANCE/PROJECT
in collaboration with SU-EN and SU-EN Butoh Company
2016 Rainbow Action, KIPAF, Kolkata International Performance Art Festival, India.
2015 K.R.O.P.P Extended, UKK, Uppsala, Sweden
2014 SU-EN Butoh summer camp, Haglund skola, Almunge, Sweden
2013 The Secret Project and Water War, PUF Festival, Pula, Croatia
2007 Romeo & Juliet – The Chicken Project, Reginateatern, Uppsala, Sweden
2004 The Scrap Project, Skrotcentralen i Uppsala, Sweden
2003 The Chicken Project, Malmö Dansteater, Sweden
2003 The Body Project, Anatomical Theater, Museum Gustavianum, Uppsala, Sweden
2002 SU-EN Butoh summer camp, Haglund skola, Almunge, Sweden
2001 KONSTKARAVANEN, Art Caravan, Uppsala County, Sweden
2001 SU-EN Butoh summer camp, Haglund skola, Almunge, Sweden
2001 The Recycle-Event, Paper Recycle Center, Uppsala, Sweden
2001 The Butoh Breeze Festival, Fylkingen, Stockholm, Sweden
2000 SU-EN Butoh summer camp, Haglund skola, Almunge, Sweden
1999 h.e.r.l. human expression research laboratory, Uppsala, Sweden
Read more: http://www.suenbutohcompany.net/

Group exhibitions

2015  Strichimpulse, Syrlin Kunstverein E.V. International. Stuttgart, Germany

2015  Här är jag/Here I am, Uppsala Artists’ Association, Sweden

2015  Konstsafari/Art Safari, Gammel-Gränome, Sweden

2014  I begynnelsen var strecken/In the beginning it was a line. Uppsala Artists’ Association, Sweden

2012  Jubilee Exhibition, Hönshuset/Chicken House, Torsåker, Sweden.

2012  Brus, UKK, Uppsala, Sweden

2011  Uppsala.doc, Å-huset, Uppsala Artists’ Association, Sweden

2007  Konst åt alla, Riksföreningen Våra Gårdar, Uppsala, Sweden

2006  Utanför systemet, Gottsunda centrum, Uppsala, Sweden

2006  Konst på väg, Orangeriet, Löfsta bruk, Sweden

2005  Konstfärd, Hagunda, Östhammar, Sweden

2004  Osaka Contemporary Art Center, Osaka, Japan

2004  Galleri Två, Uppsala, Sweden

2004  Väsby Konsthall, Uppsala konstnärsklubb, Upplands Väsby, Sweden

2004  Hönshuset, exhibition in sculpture, Torsåker, Sweden

2003  International Biennal in painting, Väsby Art Hall, Upplands Väsby, Sweden

2003  Swedish Embassy,exhibition hall, SJP Art Exchange Program, Tokyo. (Paintings, installation and performance ”Final cut”)

2003  Tokyo Art Factory, SJP, Tokyo, Japan

2003  5+5, Forumgallerian, 15/3-25/5, Uppsala, Sweden

2003  EARTH, Minami Aoyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2002  Konstfrämjandet, Uppsala, Sweden

2002  Human and Nature, Minami Aoyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2001/2002  International Art Exhibition ”Mysterium Magnum”, Kaunas Gallery, Lithuania.  Curator: Rasa Andriusyte

2001  Lithuanian Artists’ Association Art Hall, Vilnius, Lithuania

2001  Scanditronix, Uppsala, Sweden

2001  Galleri Hagström, Old, Stockholm, Sweden

2001  Konstfrämjandet, Uppsala, Sweden

2001  Galleri Linné, Uppsala, Sweden

2000  Uppländsk salong, Uppsala Art Museum, Sweden

2000  Minami Aoyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2000-02  Restaurant Stockholm, Tokyo, Japan

2000  Galleri Två Ramar, Uppsala, Sweden

1999  Uppländsk salong, Uppsala Art Museum, Sweden

1999  Väsby Konsthall, Upplands Väsby, Sweden

1999  Galleri Linné, Uppsala, Sweden

1999  Galleri Lenok, Old Town, Stockholm, Sweden

1998  EVENTA 4, International Art Exhibition, Uppsala, Sweden

 

Solo exhibitions

Upcoming
2016 Like a Rolling Stone, Galleri 1, Uppsala, Sweden

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2006  NBV, Uppsala, Sweden

2005  Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala, Sweden

2004  Galleri 1, Uppsala, Sweden

2004  Läkemedelsverket, Uppsala, Sweden

2002  Galerie de Opsteker, Amsterdam, Netherland

2002  Konstfrämjandet, Uppsala, Sweden

2002  Gallery Rojaus Kalnas, Vilnius, Lithuania

1999  Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala, Sweden

1999  Galleri signum k-zon, Uppsala, Sweden

1998  Boverket, Karlskrona, Sweden

1997  BMC, Uppsala, Sweden

 

Represented

Landstinget i Uppsala län/Uppsala County, Sweden

Läkemedelsverket, Uppsala, Sweden

Akademiska Hus, Uppsala, Sweden

Sveriges Radio Uppland, Sweden

Boverket, Karlskrona, Sweden

Q-Med AB, Uppsala, Tokyo, Japan

SAS, Tokyo, Japan

Grants: Scandinavian Japan Sasakawa Foundation, the Modern Museum of Art International Program in Sweden, Uppsala Municipality, Uppsala County Council.

 

Education

1999 MA of Arts Uppsala University

1986 Uppsala Art School

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