contact/bio

Alexander Höglund, (1984) Swedish, live and work in Malmö.

 

Personal

Alexander Carl Höglund Born 1984 Sep 30. Swedish

 

Alexander.hoglund@gmail.com

www.alexanderhoglund.com www.plxplxplx.com

+46 706019046

 

Education (selection)

- MFa, FINE ARTS department, Konstfack, Stockholm, 2015- 2017

- BFa, FINE ARTS department, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, 2010- 2014

- Art & Research, Honors program, GRA and UvA, Amsterdam 2012- 2013

- Stockholms filmskola, Stockholm, 2008-2010

- BSc Economics, Lund University, Lund 2006-2008

 

Current appointments

Artist in residence, Shangyuan art museum, Beijing, China

Co Director, PLX society, PLX studio 2015 – www.plxplxplx.com

Co Director Mayer&Höglund studio, Architecture and public projects, Malmö, Sween.

Co Director, Darker and Deeper, Space for contemporary art, Malmö, Sweden

 

Curator/Artist projects

Curator, Nesting Shades, Shangyuan Art Museum, Beijing, 2018

Curator, PLX: Translunar Tjärö ,Blekinge 2018

Curator, PLX: Offshore Tjärö, Blekinge 2017

Curator, PLX: Art auction and performance, Under bron, Stockholm 2017

Curator, PLX: Extraordinary life Center, Malmö 2016

Curator, PLX: Sorgenfri Celebration, Malmö 2015

Curator, PLX: Kunstauktion #02, Musikaliska, Stockholm 2015

Curator, Add(itive) Dissolve, Kirseberg Temporära Konsthall, 2015

Curator PLEASURE, Kirseberg Temporära Konsthall, 2015

Curator, Henrik Möller, Kirseberg Temporära Konsthall, 2015

Curator, New years special, Kirseberg Temporära Konsthall, 2014

Curator, Space is Transient, Kirseberg Temporära Konsthall, 2014

Curator at Gallery GKM, Master of Craft, Malmö, 2013

Assistant to Frank Mandersloot 2013-2014 , Amsterdam

 

Public commission

- Architecture commission, Elgen 16, Volumetric drawings of building, Malmö, Sweden 2018.

- Architecture commission, Fersen 16 New building pre plan, Mayer och Höglund-studio, Malmö, Sweden 2018

- Architecture commission, Hotel Norrvalla, Mayer och Höglund-studio, Malmö, Sweden 2017

- Architecture and public art commission, kvarteret Persborg, Malmö, Mayer och Höglund- studio for MKB Fastighet AB, 2017.

- Pre-study architectural development and public art, Törnorsen/Rosengård, Malmö, PLX-studio for MKB Fastighet AB, 2016.

 

Exhibitions (selection)

- (Upcoming, Klippan museum of art, Klippan, Sweden, 2019 (S)

- Waltz for the Cataclysm, Taitung Museum of Art, Taitung, Taiwan, 2018

-Crossing perspectives, Black Box gallery, Detroit, 2018

- YAYvideogames, Crumheaven gallery, Stockholm, 2018. (S)

- Nesting Shades, Shangyuan Art Museum, Beijing, 2018.

- Group show, Shangyuan Art Museum, Beijing, 2018.

- Two Drapes & One Curtain, Gallery Q, Copenhagen, 2018.

- The Smell of Burned Compact Discs - Session 1, Galleri Defli, Malmö 2018.

- Contemporary art auction, Christies, Amsterdam 2018

- Den mjuka vägen, DnD Space for contemporary art, Malmö, 2018

- Chapter 1, HeadRoom Gallery, Copenhagen, 2018.

- The Prowlergeist, Copenhagen, 2017

- So long Salong, Stockholm, 2017

- Art and research, KunstRAI, Amsterdam, 2017

- Cult Cosmic Festival, Stockholm 2017

- Kunstfort bij Vijfhuizen, Amsterdam 2017 (S)

- Inpass Finess Neverness, Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology Salvador, Brazil 2017

- Terminal Green, Konstfack, October 2016 (S)

- Flodfolket, Gagnef Festival, July 2016 (S)

- Plattform Stockholm, May 2016

- Unfair Amsterdam, April 2016 (S)

- Theater Perdu, Amsterdam April 2016

- The Castle: W139, Amsterdam, April 2015

- PLEASURE, Kirseberg Temporära Konsthall, Malmö 2015

- Space is Transient, Kirseberg Temporära Konsthall, Malmö, 2014

- Through the Frame, House of Spoof, New York City, 2014

- Nothing to see nothing to hide, PuntWG, Amsterdam, 2014

- Graduation Show, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam 2014 (S)

- Constant companion, Oude Kirk, Amsterdam, 2014

- Eriksberg konst, Karlshamn, 2014

- Malmö Nordic, Galleri Gordon, Malmö, 2013

- Silence please don't ́t move, and perhaps we can hear our own heartbeat, - Gallery Jeanine Hofland Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, 2013

- Awarness people, kunstenaarsinitiatief Beyoncé, Amsterdam, 2013

- The christmas show, kunstenaarsinitiatief Beyoncé, Amsterdam, 2013

- Curatiorial: Master of Craft, Galleri GKM, Malmö, 2013

- Galleri Gordon, THE REALLY REAL, Malmö Sweden, 2012 (S)

- UNCUT, de Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, 2012

- Holland festival, Frascati theater, Amsterdam, 2012

- Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Openday, Amsterdam, 2011

- UNCUT, de Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, 2011

- M4 notation lab, M4gastatelier, Amsterdam, 2011

- Skånes höstsalong (salong), Skånes Art community, Malmö, 2011

- de Kring, Amsterdam, 2011 (S)

- Galleri Kontrast, Stockholm, 2010

- The Group show, Galleri Ukrop, Vilnius, 2010

Publications & presentations (selection)

- Future is logistic, lecture tour, Stockholm, Gothenburg, Lund, Norrköping, Bårlänge, Jönköping, Örebro. 2018

- The Great escape, master thesis, Konstfack, Stockholm 2017

- Post cinematic feelings, Lecture, Stockholm Film School, 2016.

- Buddha mind in a cult of speed, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, 2014

- From nothing to something (poetry), Issue 1, Publication: The big bang, 2013

- How can spectator sports be an aesthetic experience? NASA, Amsterdam 2012

- Male Beauty, Publication: A perfect human, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, 2012

- The Most Beautiful Marginality of Life, Art & research, Gerrit Rietveld Academie and UvA, 2012

 

Grants & Nominations

Taitung museum honor award, 2018 (granted)

Konstfacks Stipendium (Granted), 2017

Fredrik Roos Stipendium, 2017 (Nomination)

Gerrit Rietveld Fine Arts Prize, 2015 (Nomination)

Stockholms Filmskola Stidenium, 2012 (Granted)

 

 

 

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