Stockholm, b.1982

Paul Fägerskiöld

Paul Fägerskiöld was born in Stockholm in 1982 and currently lives and works in New York. He was educated at the Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm (2010) and at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. He has exhibited widely in galleries in Europe and USA and his work is found in significant international museum collections. Museum exhibitions include: Borås Art Museum, Borås, Sweden (2019 upcoming), Jönköping läns Museum, Jönköping, Sweden (2018), Sven-Harrys konstmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden (2016), Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm (2016, 2010), Artipelag, Värmdö (2015), Moderna Museet, Malmö, Sweden (2013), and Wanås Skulpturpark, Knislinge, Sweden (2010). He has been awarded the Åke Andrén Foundation's Scholarship, the Fredrik Roos Art Grant and Maria Bonnier Dahlins Award for Young Artists.

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Biography

Paul Fägerskiöld was born in Stockholm in 1982 and currently lives and works in New York. He was educated at the Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm (2010) and at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. He has exhibited widely in galleries in Europe and USA and his work is found in significant international museum collections. Museum exhibitions include: Borås Art Museum, Borås, Sweden (2019 upcoming), Jönköping läns Museum, Jönköping, Sweden (2018), Sven-Harrys konstmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden (2016), Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm (2016, 2010), Artipelag, Värmdö (2015), Moderna Museet, Malmö, Sweden (2013), and Wanås Skulpturpark, Knislinge, Sweden (2010). He has been awarded the Åke Andrén Foundation's Scholarship, the Fredrik Roos Art Grant and Maria Bonnier Dahlins Award for Young Artists.

Artworks

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42nd Parallel Symphony, 2008-2019

RELATED CATEGORIES

21st Century Art / Abstraction / Acrylic Flashe / Acrylic on Fabric / Acrylic on Linen / Acrylic Paint / Acrylic Painting / Art of the 2010s / Contemporary European Art / Contemporary Swedish Art / European Art / Fabric / Gentle and Smooth Brushstrokes / Geometric Abstraction / Geometric Forms / Inspiration from Literature / Large Scale Painting / Linen / Monochrome Colors / New York / Oil on Linen / Oil Paint / Oil Painting / Painting / Perception / Restrained Expression / Simplicity / Spatiality / Stockholm / Sweden / Swedish Art

CURRICULUM VITAE

Education

  • 2010

    Royal Art Academy (2005 - 2010)

  • 2009

    Akademie Der Bildende Kunste Wien (Erasmus) (2007 - 2009)

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Flatlands, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY

  • (upcoming) Borås Art Museum, Borås, Sweden

  • 2018

    Jönköping läns Museum, Jönköping, Sweden

Group Exhibitions

  • 2018

    Lush strokes, Phantom forms, Galerie Isa, Mumbai, India

  • 2017

    My Abstract World, me Collectors Room Berlin / Olbricht Foundation, Berlin, Germany

  • 2016

    Prefer Life, Reydan Weiss Collection, Weserburg, Museum of Modern Art, Bremen, Germany

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Education

  • 2010

    Royal Art Academy (2005 - 2010)

  • 2009

    Akademie Der Bildende Kunste Wien (Erasmus) (2007 - 2009)

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Flatlands, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY

  • (upcoming) Borås Art Museum, Borås, Sweden

  • 2018

    Jönköping läns Museum, Jönköping, Sweden

  • Åke Andrén Foundation's Scholarship Fellow 2018, Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Naturgemälde, Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, Germany

  • 2016

    OBAFGKM, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY

  • Pale Blue Dot, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sweden

  • 2015

    Paul Fägerskiöld, Galerie Nordenhake, The Armory Show, New York

  • 2014

    Andersens Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • Silent Spring, Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, Germany

  • 2013

    PRISM, Los Angeles, USA

  • Fredrik Roos Stipendium, Moderna Museet Malmö, Sweden

  • 2012

    New Painting, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Market Art Fair , Galerie Nordenhacke, Stockholm, Sweden

  • 2011

    W.I.P (Work in Progress), Galleri Magnus Aklundh, Malmö

  • 2010

    Possible Body, Galleri Mejan, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Examensutställning, Konstakademien, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Stipendiatutställning,, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Maria Bonnier Dahlins Award, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

Group Exhibitions

  • 2018

    Lush strokes, Phantom forms, Galerie Isa, Mumbai, India

  • 2017

    My Abstract World, me Collectors Room Berlin / Olbricht Foundation, Berlin, Germany

  • 2016

    Prefer Life, Reydan Weiss Collection, Weserburg, Museum of Modern Art, Bremen, Germany

  • Collected Works! 30 years with the Maria Bonnier Dahlin Foundation, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Swedish Art: Now!, Sven-Harry's art museum, Stockholm, Sweden

  • 2015

    Den Monokroma Symfonin, Artipelag, Värmdö, Sweden

  • Flowers for Poul, Galleri Bo Bjergaard, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • Break Out!, Frédéric de Goldschmidt Collection, Brussels, Belgium

  • 2014

    Monocrime, Albert Baronian Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

  • 70th Anniversary Exhibition, Gerlesborg School of Fine Art, Gerlesborg, Sweden

  • 2011

    Yellow Color Pattern Danger, Milliken Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

  • The (silent) language of angels, Dortmund Bodega, Oslo, Sweden

  • Avkoda Ekon, Renseriet, Stockholm, Sweden

  • 2010

    En Annan Väg, Wanås Skulpturpark, Wanås, Sweden

Grants & Awards

  • 2018

    Åke Andrén Foundation's Scholarship Fellow 2018

  • 2015

    The Swedish Art Grands Committee Working Grant

  • 2013

    Fredrik Roos Award

  • 2012

    Vera och Göran Agneklis stipendium

  • Konstnärsnämndens Assistant Stipend

  • 2010

    Maria Bonnier Dahlins Award for Young Artists

  • Ida Unmans Donation Fund Award

  • 2009

    Eva o Hugo Bergmans Fund Award

  • 2003

    Ida Unmans Donation Fund Award

Collections

  • Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

  • SEB Collection, Stockholm, Sweden

  • The Olbricht Collection, Berlin, Germany

Bibliography

  • 2019

    Heinrich, Will, “Spring Gallery Guide: Over 40 Art Shows to See Right Now”, The New York Times, April 26, 2019.

  • Tao, Wen, “Paul Fägerskiöld: Flatlands”, The Brooklyn Rail (online), April 20, 2019

  • Goodman, Jonathan, "Paul Fägerskiöld: Flatlands at Peter Blum Gallery", Arte Fuse, April 20, 2019

  • 2016

    Hessler, Stefanie, “Paul Fägerskiöld: Pale Blue Dot”, ArtReview, Summer 2016, pg. 134.

  • 2015

    Flowers For Poul, Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, København, Denmark (catalog)

  • Amirsadeghi, Hossein, Nordic Contemporary: Art from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, Thames & Hudson, 2015, pgs. 142-145.