Katarina Löfström

Curriculum Vitae


CV Katarina Löfström

Born 1970 in Sweden

Lives and works in Stockholm




2002 Royal College of Art, Stockholm

1992-97 MFA at Konstfack, College of Arts, Craft & Design Stockholm



Solo Shows

2015 Galerie Kerstin Engholm, Vienna

2013 Andréhn-Schiptjenko Stockholm

Telemark Kunstnerssenter, Skien, Norway (with Kristin Nordhöy, curated by Power Ekroth)

2011 Olso Kunstforening (curated by Marianne Hultman)

Magasinet, Falun

Galleri Se, Falun (curated by John Rasimus)

2010 “I in the Sky”, Bromma Blocks, Stockholm (curated by ArtPlatform)

2009 Skellefteå Konsthall, (curated by Anna-Karin Larsson)

Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm

Special guest at the La Rochelle International Film Festival 

2008 Uppsala Konstmuseum, (curated by Elisabeth Fagerstedt)

2006 Norrköpings Konstmuseum (curated by Marianne Hultman)

Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm

Jan Winkelmann / Berlin

Galleri Box,Göteborg (curated by Katarina Elvén)

2005 Malmö Konsthall (with Jacob Dahlgren, curated by Fredrik Liew)

Marabouparken, Stockholm (curated by Helena Selder)

2004 Jan Winkelmann / Berlin

Vita Kuben, Umeå (curated by Anders Boqvist)

Jan Winkelmann / Düsseldorf

Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin

Riche, Stockholm (curated by Ben Loveless)

2003 Maes & Matthys Gallery, Antwerp 

Enkehuset, Stockholm (curated by Simon Says)

2002    ”Red Light”, Project at Hotel Lydmar, Stockholm (curated by Power Ekroth)

2001 ”Bevil”, one night project, The Modern Museum of,  

Stockholm (curated by Helena Scragg Frida Cornell)

Galleri Flach, Stockholm

Living Art Museum, Reykjavik (curated by Helga Oskarsdottír)

2000 Index Gallery, Stockholm (curated by Helena Holmberg)



Selected Group Shows

2014 “The Part In The Story Where A Part Becomes A Part Of Something Else”, Witte de With (curated by

 Heman Chong and Samuel Saelemakers)

2013   “Painting beyond Paint”, Galerie Kerstin Engholm, Vienna (curated by John Peter


“13 är ett lyckotal” Gumbostrand Konst & design“, Borgå (curated by Mari 


Believers”, Varbergs Konsthall (curated by Frida Cornell)

“The Lotus Eaters”, Casa del Lago, Mexico City (curated by Víctor Palacios)

2011    “Imagine Being Here Now” 6th Momentum Biennale, Moss (curated by Theodor 

Ringborg, Christian Skovbjerg Jensen, Marianne Zamecznik, Markús Þór Andrésso and Aura Seikkula)

“Spaceship Earth”, CoCa, Torun, Poland (curated by Dobrila Denegri)

2010    “Remote Viewing: the Best of Loop” Centro d’Arte Santa Monica, Barcelona

(curated by Paul Young)

“Expanded Box”, Arco Art Fair, Madrid (curated by Paul Young)

2009    “Videovisionen”, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin (curated by Kathrin Becker)

2008 Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen

“Wrap your troubles in a dream”, Lautom Gallery, Oslo (curated by Power Ekroth)

2007 “Imagery Play”, PKM Gallery, Beijing (curated by Yoewwol Kang)

“Volume II – It feels Good”, Universal Cube, Leipzig (curated by Jan Winkelmann)

2006 “Seoul Internation Media Art Biennal”, Seoul (curated by Wonil Rhee)

“Trial Balloons”, MUSAC, León (curated by Yuko Hasegawa, Tania Pardo, Agustin Pérez Rubio and Octavio Zaya)

“Protections” Kunsthaus Graz (curated by Adam Budak and Christine Peters)

2005    “Passion Beyond Reason”, WALLSTREET ONE, Berlin (curated by Gerold Miller and

Gerwald Rockenschaub)

 “Mallorca Open. Principles of Construction” Kunsthalle Andratx, Mallorca

 (curated by Friedrike Nymphius)

”Musique Volantes”, Metz (curated by Brent Klinkum)

Musée de Beaux-Arts de Caen (curated by Brent Klinkum)

Festival Interantional du film de La Rochelle - Brent Klinkum

Nordic Light Film Festival (curated by Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt)

2004 “Hommage” Moderna Museet, Stockholm 

“ipeg - bild.ton.maschine” Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (curated by Johannes Fricke-Waldthausen) 

 “Household psychedelics” Fia Backström Production, New York

2003   “Now  What? Dreaming a Better World in Six Parts” BAC, Utrecht (curated by

Liutauras Psibilskis)

“Trickfilm” Buchmann Galerie, Cologne

“Art Digital Vidéo”, video program, Paris, Prague Biennial etc (curated by Laurence Hazout Dreufus)

“Dissonanze” video festival, Rome (curated by Daniela Cascella)

“Greyscale/CMYK”, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin (curated by Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt)

“Comment Rester Zen” Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris (curated by Nicholas Tremley, BDV)

“Top Ten”, Skärets Konshall, Nyhamnsläge (curated by Fredrik Wretman)

“pixelACHE” Kiasma, Helsinki (curated by Juha Huuskonen)

2002 “Sweden @ home”, Centre Culturel Suedois, Paris

“Sliding Down the Surface of Things II” Stockholm Art Fair (curated by Power Ekroth

ArtGenda, Hamburg (curated by Daniela Carasco)

“Greyscale/CMYK”, Tramway, Glasgow curated by Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt)

“Projektion – Abstraktion”, video screening, Moderna Museet, Stockholm (curated by Sören Engblom)

“music/fashion/art” video program, Magasin 3, Stockholm (curated by Richard Julin)

“The Extended Space” video screening, Ulan Bator (curated by Joanna Sandell) 

2001   ”Straight on! - Contemporary Swedish Video Art”, video screening J Paul Getty

Museum, Los Angeles

”Blick”, video screening Moderna Museet, Stockholm (touring, curated by Maria Lind)

”Sliding Down the Surface of Things”. Life Foundation, Stockholm curated by Power Ekroth)

”Palomino”, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig (curated by Carsten Höller and Jan Winkelmann)

2000 ”Lost in Space” Färgfabriken, Stockholm (curated by Fredrik Wretman)

”Viva Scanland” Catalyst Arts, Belfast (curated Stella d'Ailly)

1998 ”Index Edition” Index Gallery, Stockholm

”Performance” JA, Stockholm (curated by Jelena Rundqvist and Öllegård Goulus)

”Stuff It” Y1 Gallery, Stockholm (curated by Y1)



2013 Visby Sports Arena,  Gotland

Angered Hospital, Gothenburg

Curt Nicolin Library, Finspång

Nybohovsbacken, Stockholm 

2012        Mood Shopping center, Stockholm

2011 Kvarngärdet, Uppsala

World Heritage Höga Kusten, Kramfors 

Vinterskogen, Botkyrka 

2010        Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm 

Bromma Block shopping mall, Stockholm 

2008        Eddahallen, Skellefteå 

2007        European Patent Office, Munich 

Uppsala Konsert & Kongress, Uppsala

2006 Kunsthaus Graz

2004 Restaurant Riche, Stockholm




2015 Idrotthøgskolen Oslo

2014 Vedebylund, Karlskrona

Växjö Public School, Växjö

Kristiansstad Water Tower, Kristiansstad

2013 Täby Municipality Office 

Citybanan, Stockholm subway

2011 Stockholmshem, Stockholm 

2010 Wasakronan, Stockholm 

2009 Kilden Consert hall, Kristiansand


Stipends and Grants

2016 CCA Kunsthalle Andratx residency, Mallorca

2014 5 year Working Grant, The Swedish Art Council

CCA Kunsthalle Andratx residency, Mallorca

2013 Längmanska Fonden Artist Grant

2012 IASPIS studio grant in Mexico City

Church of Sweden Artist Grant

Landstinget Dalarna Artist Grant

2011 Axel Sjöberg residency, Stockholm atchipelago

2009 Kuenstlerhaeuser Worpswede

2007 Two year working grant, Swedish Art Council

2003 IASPIS studio grant in Künstlerhhaus Bethanien, Berlin

2002 Network North, studio grant in Glasgow

Two year Working Grant, Swedish Art Council

Artist grant, City of Stockholm

Helge Ax:son Johnson, travel grant

2001 Sleipnir 

2000 IASPIS International Cultural Exchange

Helge Ax:son Johnson, travel grant 

1998 Helge Ax:son Johnson, travel grant 

1997 Sleipnir

Konstfack travel grant 

1996 Helge Ax:son Johnson travel grant

1995 SIDA - Minor Field Studies 

1992 Konstfack travel grant 





Moderna Museet Stockholm

City of Uppsala

City of Jönköping

Norrköpings Konstmuseum

Neuer Berliner Kunsverein

Artist Pension Trust Berlin 

Kunsthalle Andratx

New Bibliotheca Alexandrina




Katarina Löfström

Kryssargatan 11

12063 Stockholm

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