Astrid Göransson
born in 1956. She lives and work in Maglaby in the northern province of Skåne

Astrid Göranson studied sculpture at Konstfack, Stockholm from 1977–78 and from 1980-81. She attended the art school Forum in Malmö from 1981-85 and again from 1987-88. Finally she attended Valand’s art school 1999 to 2000, department of Free Art and New Media.

going/upcoming
POLYFONI 5, group show, Galleri Wallner, 13 June-19July 2020
Solo show, Aguélimuseet, Sala, 16 January-27 February 2020
TALANDE SCEN, Public art projekt at University Hospital in Uppsala, inauguration in fall 2020 (in Swedish) >>>
BILLBOARD FESTIVAL ISTANBUL, October 2020
BLÅ TIMMEN, public art projekt to the retirement home Dufvegården in Katrineholm, inauguration in spring 2021
ÄNTLIGEN! säger Tuvstarr, public art projekt to Ryhov Hospital in Jönköping, inauguration in spring 2021
Solo show, AURA Krognoshuset, Lund, September 2022

KONSTEN.NET - Astrid answers questions about art (in Swedish). >>>

soloexhibitions, in selection
Galleri Wallner, Simris, 15 Oct – Nov, 2016, with release of the new book "Polaroider"
Värmlands Museum, ...almost like one of the family, 08 - 30 September 2016 >>>
High Court, Malmö, with Sofie Arfwidson and Nina Bondesson 11 February – 17 April, 2016
>>> (in Swedish)
Galleri Syster, Luleå, 3 May – 24 May 2013
Hässleholms Kulturhus, Hässleholm, 1 February – 9 March 2013 / with David Skoog
Gallery 1, Gothenburg, 27 Oktober – 13 November 2012
Gallery Moment, Ängelholm, 13 October – 2 November 2012 / with David Skoog
Gallery Monica Strandberg, Kalmar, 8 September – 7 Oktober 2012 documentation pictures
Gallery Wallner, Simris, 22 oct – 27 nov 2011 www.gallerithomaswallner.com
Virserums konsthall, Virserum, –11 www.virserumskonsthall.com
Västerås Konstmuseum, Västerås, –10 www.vasteraskonstmuseum.se documentation pictures
Norrlandsoperan VITA KUBEN –10
Skövde Konsthall med Fredrik Hofwander, –09 www.skovde.se
"Kvidinge 700 år" TOMARPS KUNGSGÅRD, Kvidinge –07, med David Skoog och John Skoog documentation pictures
Kabusa Konsthall, Köpingebro, –07 documentation pictures
”Melankoli och absurditet”, Borås Konstmuseum, –05
Galleri Håquanzon Älmhult –05
Dunkers Kulturhus, ”ockupera ditt hus” –04
AURA Krognoshuset, Lund –04
Galleri BOX, Göteborg –04
Kabusa Konsthall, Ystad, –03 with Nina Bondesson and Anna-Carin Englund
Galleri Lindqvist, Bromölla –94, –98, –02
Tomarps Kungsgård, "allt mitt är ditt", Kvidinge –00
Caroli Kyrka, Malmö, installation in the church–98
Galleri Wallner, Malmö –98
Galleri Christina Höglund, Stockholm –97
Traffic, Projekt Art Pit, Malmö –96
Teatergalleriet, Kalmar –95
Galleri Isidor, Malmö –94
Galleri Station Skelderhus, Munka Ljungby –90, –93
Tomelilla Konsthall –91
Galleri Nordvästen, Helsingborg –89
Galleri Rostrum, Malmö –88, –90

public art
DODO, konstnärlig gestaltning till Fröslundaskolan i Eskilstuna, invigd maj 2018 >>>
WHO IS YOUR MOTHER? Public art projekt at Fröslunda a residential area in Eskilstuna, inauguration at Mothers Day, the 28th of May 2018
Public art projekt at Gläntanskolan in Helsingborg, 17
Sitespecific public art projekt at the Mandelblomman preschool, Dalby, 16
Sitespecific public art projekt on Tunet retirement homes, Råcksta, Stockholm, 14 Blogg in swedish
Sitespecific public art projekt in Molkom, Värmland, –14
Sitespecific project ”På plats i Fridhem” – 08 www.astridgoransson.se/galjon/index

groupshows, in selection
SVART PÅ VITT, group show, Landskrona Konsthall, 26 October-15 December2019
Aura 90! groupshow, Krognoshuset i Lund, 21 July– 2 September 2018
Ett Långt Farväl, groupshow, Galleri 1, Göteborg, 24 February – 18 March 2018
Galleri Wallner, Polyfoni 4, final, groupshow, 2017
Galleri Wallner, Polyfoni 3, groupshow –15
Krognoshuset Aura, Lund, Pink Paper Project, groupshow –14
Galleri Wallner, Polyfoni 2, groupshow –14
Telling the Baltic
KCCC, Klaipeda, Lituania, December –13 – January –14
Norrtälje konsthall, Nordisk teckning, groupshow, –13
I wanna hold your hand, groupshow, Borås Konstmuseum, 20 April – 29 September 2013

On board Stena Line Vision, Telling the Baltic, June – July 2013
Kaliningrad NCCA, Telling the Baltic, Kaliningrad, 19 Apri – 3 June 2013
Galleri Wallner, Polyfoni, groupshow, 23 March – 28 April 2013
Kunsthalle Rostock, Telling the Baltic, Rostock, 8 February – 10 March 2013
CCA Laznia, Gdansk, 5 October – 2 December 2012
Blekinge Museum, Karlskrona 9 June – 16 September 2012 documentation pictures
"Inblick!"Film in Sörmland –12 videostations in Sörmland
"Voilá" Borås Konstmuseum –11
Höganäs Museum 16 november –10
CAC, Conceptual Art Centre, Bukovje, Slovenien, –10 cac-bukovje.com
"Animation and photo" Astrid Göransson, Ronny Hansson and David Skoog, Konstgalleriet Hälleforsnäs –10 www.flen.se
"Brukets blå" Hälleforsnäs Konstgalleri, Flen, –10
12 konstnärer 23 filmer, Borås Konstmuseum, –09
"Från plats till plats/Nyförvärv och projekt del 2", Skissernas Museum Lund, –09
"Resumé", Tomarps Kungsgård Kvidinge, –09
”Se musiken och hör filmen” Murberget Länsmuseet Västernorrland, Härnösand and Kulturmagasinet Sundsvall, –08
"Förvandlingar", Norrtälje Konsthall, –08
"Från plats till plats/Nyförvärv och projekt del 1", Skissernas museum, Lund –08
"Inside Modernism", Landskrona konsthall, Landskrona –08
"Minnets bilder" Tjörnedala Konsthall, Baskemölla –07 catalogue in swedish
”Konstfeminism” Dunkers Kulturhus, Liljevalchs konsthall, Hälsninglands Museum, Göteborgs Konstmuseum –05, –06, –07
Föreningen JA, månadens medkonstnär –06 http://foreningenja.blogspot.com
"Modellverkstaden" Statens konstråds galleri, Stockholm –06
”Amazing Grace”, Galleri Overgaaden, Köpenhamn, –05
”art FOG” art focus on gender, museum Anna Nordlander, Skellefteå –04
”i linje” Swedish draeing for 100 years, Liljevalchs Stockholm –04
”här börjar det”, köpmansmagasinet Ystad –042006 "Modellverkstaden" Statens konstråds galleri .Stockholm
”Aura 75 år”, Lunds Konsthall, –03
”women 2003” billboard projekt, København –03 www.women2003.dk
”Ljusbrytning”, Vikingsbergs konstmuseum –02
"ARTitektur del II, Grafikens Hus, Mariefred –01-02
"Systrarnas A.B.C.", Kulturmagasinet, Bergkvara, april –01, med Bodil Göransson
”Puts väck”, Landskrona konsthall jan 01
”Water Front”, Helsingborg - Helsinør –00
"Family show / Familjen”, Passagen Lindköping, Uppsala konstmuseum, Bohusläns museum –99-00
”Amateur/Eldsjäl” Göteborgs konstmuseum, collaboration with T. Torsteinson and four students from Valand–00
”Rollon”, Multipel utställning Malmö –99
"Fem Rum", Vikingsbergs konstmuseum Helsingborg –95
”Reduktion”, Annexet, Malmö Konsthall –95
”2 bilder-Tio år emellan”, Malmö Konstmuseum –95
”Three young artists”, Boibrino Gallery, Stockholm –94
"pyramid”, Mors Mössa Göteborg –94

screenings
Marabouparken, screenings with Filmform –17 >>>
Dalslands Konstmuseum –10
Kalvfestivalen, Kalv, –09
MIAF, Melbourne International Animation Festival Australien, –09 www.miaf.net
EMAF, European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Tyskland, –09 www.emaf.de
TRICKY WOMEN, Wien, Österike, –09 www.trickywomen.at
Göteborg Film Festival / Röhsska museet, –09 www.filmfestival.org
"Mind Officially Blown", Gallery TPW in Toronto, Canada, november –08
MUMIA - International Underground Short Animation, Brasilienoktober –08 mumiainternational.blogspot.com
Oslo Screen Festival, oktober –08 www.screenfestival.no
Filmform at Freunde der Deutschen Kinemathek e.V., Kino Arsenal in Berlin oktober –08
ANIMADRID, Madrid, Spanien, oktober –08 www.animadrid.com
Filmform News, Cinemateket Biografen Sture, Stockholm, september –08
ANTIMATTER Underground Film Festival, Victoria, BC, Canada, september –08 www.antimatter.ws
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara,CA, USA, september –08 www.sbcaf.org/programs
"Tjejer & Killar - vilka då? Videokonst & Animation", Filmfestivalen Jönköping augusti –08
BORNSHORTS International Short Film and Video Festival, Gudhjem, Bornholm, augusti –08 www.bornshorts.com
IV INTERNATIONAL SHORT&ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL, S:t Petersburg, Russia, augusti –08 www.artbereg.ru
FEAR NO FILM FESTIVAL 2008, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, juli –08 www.uaf.org
IMAGINARIA International Film Festival, Conversano, Italy, juli –08 www.imaginariafilmfestival.org
ANIMA MUNDI, Brasil, Rio de Janeiro 11-20 juli and São Paulo, juli –08 www.animamundi.com
SHOOT ME Film Festival, Hague, Netherlands, juni –08 www.shoot-me.nl
KRATKOFIL International Short Film Festival, Banja Luka, Bosnien Herzegovina, juni –08 www.kratkofil.org
FESTIVAL DE CANNES, The Short Film Corner, Cannes, Frankrike, maj –08 www.shortfilmcorner.com
18! INTERNATIONALES VIDEOFESTIVAL, Bochum, Tyskland, maj –08 www.videofestival.org
ARTION, 5th Naoussa International Short Film and Video Festival, Naoussa, Grekland, maj –08
ATHENS VIDEO ART FESTIVAL, Athen, Grekland, april, –08 www..athensvideoartfestival.gr
OBERHAUSEN 54th International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Tyskland, maj –08 www.kurzfilmtage.de
ATHENS International Film and Video Festival, Athens, Ohio, USA 25, april-maj –08 www.athensfest.org
BIMINI 6th International Festival of Animation Films, Batumi, Georgia, april –08 www.bimini.lv
YBOR FESTIVAL OF THE MOVING IMAGE, Tampa, FL, USA, april –08 www.yborfilmfestival.com
ASU ART MUSEUM SHORT FILM AND VIDEO FESTIVAL, Tempe, AZ, USA –08
COMPORTAMIENTOS/DIÁMETRO, Videoprogram Metrostationen Pino Suarez, México City –08
CALICONTEMPORANEO, Videoprogram, Artes Plásticas De Cali, Colombia –08
AFIA FILM FESTIVAL Århus, Danmark –08
Special screening of the winning titles from the BigScreen Festival, Beijing, China, 2007 –08 www.cinaoggi.it
Göteborg 31:a International Film Festival –08
BIGSCREEN FESTIVAL, Yunnan, China –07
IAF.4 - International Animation Festival, Istanbul, Turkey –07
L´ALTERNATIVA 14th Barcelona Indipendent Film Festival, Spain–07
CASTELLI ANIMATI - International Animated Film Festival XII Edition, Rom, Italy –07
TRUNK The Nordic Art Video Festival Östersund, Sweden –07
ALCINE 37 Festival de cine de Alcalá de Hernares / comunidad de Madrid, Spain –07
VIDEOLOGIA International festival of audio-visual arts, Volgograd, Russia –07
BALKANIMA 2007 International animation festival, Belgrad, Kroatien –07
ESTENEST 2nd ANIMEST International animation festival, Bucarest, Rumänien –07
NEXT-Festival Vilnius, Lithuania –07
Internationales Videofestival, Bochum –06
”Nära ögat” AVANT, Karlstad –06
SOT, Konstfilmfestival, Helsinki –06
”Video Familiaris”, with David Skoog and John Skoog, Club Art Göteborg –06
Skanstulls tunnelbanestation Stockholm –05
”The Pineapple-videobar screeningtour” –05, –06
”Blick 04” Moderna museet Stockholm,KunstVereien München –04
Simrishamn International Art Film Festival –03, –04
”Moove” Borås Konstmuseum –03
”Random-ize" film and video festival in the open air, Malmö, Singapore –03
" Skymning till Gryning ”, with David.Skoog, KUBEN, Nya Teatern, Göteborg –01
Kristinehamns konstmuseum Videofestival –00
"Shoot on tour” –00
"Shoot" videofestival, Malmö –00
Bio Atalante, Göteborg –00
”Nordic LiveArt”, Paletten, Göteborg –00
Uppsala Konstmuseum –99



books
"Polaroider" published at dagerförlag –16
"Mitt namn är Mandelblomman" –16, a part of the sitespecific public art projekt Mitt namn är Mandelblomman, for Mandelblommans preschool in Dalby, Lunds kommun"
(om) det onödigas nödvändighet" –14, part of the sitespecific public art projekt, (in swedish) browse pdf >>>
"På plats i Fridhem" –08, about the sitespecific project (in swedish)
”duett” flipbook, with David Skoog –03
”Folkets Hus Kvidinge”, with David Skoog, Publikation nr 89 / roll on –03 www.rollon.net
”Folk race”, Publikation nr 28 / roll on –02 www.rollon.net
"Wet Paint", flipbook, tillsammans med David Skoog –99
"allt mitt är ditt", screenprinted book –00


represented
Statens Konstråd, Region Skåne, Helsingborgs Museum, Borås Konstmuseum, Västerås Konstmuseum, Uppsala Konstmuseum, Dunkers Kulturhus, Museum Anna Nordlander m.fl.

grants

Stiftelsen Malmö Konsthall grant –14
Region Skånes artistgrant –10
Swedish Arts Grants Committee, working grant –89, –92, –95, -97, –01, –02, –08, –09, –13, –14
Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Project Grant –04
Ester Almqvist Minnesfond –03
Skånes konstförenings grant –04


awards
STOCKHOLM ART, The project of the year –14, läs mer >>> (in swedish)
KRATKOFIL International Short Film Festival, Banja Luka, Bosnien och Herzegovina - Best Experimential –08
35th Athens International Film and Video Festival, Athens, Ohio, USA - Best Animation –08
Asu Art Museum Short Film and Video Festival, Tempe, Arizona USA - Juryns val –08
Nordic Independent Film Awards (NIFA), Aarhus, Denmark - Best Nordic Artfilm –08
Aarhus Festival of Indipendent Arts (AFIA), Aarhus, Denmark - Best animation –08
Yunnan Big Screen Film Festival, Yunnan, Kina - Best animation –07
VIDEOLOGIA Volgograd, Ryssland - 2:a pris –07