Ny tyngdkraft, ny epok, 2018, Galerie Nordenhake Stockholm, installation view

Torsten Andersson

At the age of 34 Torsten Andersson was made professor at the Swedish Art Academy in 1960, a position he left in 1966. During his lifetime Andersson was recognised internationally and participated in solo and group exhibitions in many important venues including Moderna Museet, Stockholm (2006, 1986), Zeno X Gallery, Antwerp (2003), Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn (1999), Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk (1997), Malmö Konstmuseum, Malmö (1995), São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo (1983, 1959), Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (1981), Venice Biennale (1964). In 2008 he won first prize in the prestigious Carnegie Art Award which travelled widely as an exhibition.

Tygskulptur, 2001 - 2002, oil on canvas, 205 x 180 cm

Kansersjuk skulptur, 2000, oil on canvas, 150 x 130 cm

Skulptur på blå sockel, 1988 - 1989, oil on canvas, 150 x 125 cm

Gravsten, 2005, oil on canvas, 75 x 64 cm