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Sofia Björkman
Born 1970 Ekerö, Sweden

Work Experience:
1999 Founder of Gallery PLATINA Stockholm
2013- Board member in AJF- Art Jewellery Forum
2013- Board member in the committee of Konsthantverkscentrum, the Swedish Craft Centre
2013-2015 Committee in Konsthantverkarnas intagningsnämnd
2009-2013 Committee of KUN/BUS Kollektiva
Upphovsrättsersättningsnämnd
2004-2007 Committee of Education Konstfack Stockholm
2006 IASPIS Committee Sweden
2005-2007 The Art Grant Committee Sweden

Studios
Privat studio since 1999-
Platina Studio since 1999-
1989-1999 Lena Bergestad & Christer Jonsson studio
1999 Kvarngatans studios

 

 
Exhibition at Gallery Reverso in Lisbon 2017



Gallery Reverso in Lisbon 2017

Lecture in Library of the Sociedade Nacional de Belas Artes, Lisbon. 2017Here with Carlos Silva

AJF trip to Los Angeles 2016

Research Lab, springshow Konstfack 2017

Research Lab, springshow Konstfack 2017

7th Tallinn Applied Art Triennial Ajavahe. Time Difference. 2017

7th Tallinn Applied Art Triennial Ajavahe. Time Difference. 2017



Training / Education:
2016-2017 Research Lab CRAFT! Konstfack, University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden, 60p
2014 Introduction to Artistic Research, Konstfack University College of Arts, Stockholm Sweden, 15p
2013 Art and Craft theory at HDK University of Crafts and Design, Gothenburg, Sweden, 7,5p
1998 MFA, Metaldesign/jewellery, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden, 200p
1996-1997 Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem Israel, Dept of Object design, Accessories and Jewelry, (10p)
1996 BFA, Metaldesign, Konstfack, University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
1991-1993 Internship studio Josefine Davidsson
1990-1991 Nyckelviken School of Art
1989-1990 Basis School of Art

Professional development/Oriented courses/ Workshops, Selected:
2012 Competence development for people in decision-making positions in the free cultural life or other creative industries, including leadership and economy. Kultur Direkt, Innovativ Kultur, Bonanza education in conjunction, 6 days
2011 Workshop by Professor Robert Ebendorf
2011 Workshop by Michael Brennand-Wood
2009 Workshop with Iris Eichenberg, KORU3
2008 Workshop Taking Parts, Karin Seufert, Konstepidemin
2005 Workshop, Coffie, Jewellery and Cigarettes, Steven Bartolomeo, Ars Ornata Europeana, Lisbon, Portugal
2004 Workshop Ädeldog, Ruudt Peters, University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2003 Workshop Updating History KORU1, Hilde de Decker, Lappeenranta
2002 Workshop Cow Now, Ruudt Peters, Netherlands
2001 Platinum course, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2001 Silver workshop, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
1996 Data, 2D and 3D, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
1995 Wood craft, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
1995 Studies on enviroment, Essay writing, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
1994 Models- Material, Konstfack, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden

 


Exhibition AVID Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand 2016. Supported by IASPIS- The Swedish Arts Grants Committee


Exhibition AVID Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand 2016. Supported by IASPIS- The Swedish Arts Grants Committee


Exhibition Galleria Alice Floriano, Porto Alegre, Brasil, 2015


Exhibition Galleria Alice Floriano, Porto Alegre, Brasil, 2015


Exhibition Galeria Thomas Cohn, Sao Paulo, Brasil 2015

Exhibition Galeria Thomas Cohn, Sao Paulo, Brasil 2015

Workshop, Wild, wilder, wildest, atelier MMK, Sao Paulo, Brasil, 2015

Exhibition PLATINA 2015


Lectures
2019 Konsthantverkarna Stockholm, Sweden
2018 Konstfack University of Art and Craft, Stockholm, Sweden
2018 KORU6, Symposium Imatra, Finland
2018 Melting Point Symposium, School of Art and Design of Valencia (EASD Valencia), Spain
2017 Tillväxtverket/Kulturrådet Stockholm, Sweden
2017 Lecture in Library of the Sociedade Nacional de Belas Artes, Lisbon, Portugal
2017 Artist Presentation, Tallinn Triennial, Tallinn, Estonia
2017 Research Lab Craft! Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2016 Research Lab Craft! Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2016 Jewelcamp, Handshakeproject3, New Zeeland
2015 Beijing International Contemporary Metal & Jewelry Art Exhibition & Seminar, World Art Museum, Beijing, China
2015 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2015 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2015 Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
2015 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2015 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2015 San Diego State University, USA
2014 Beckmans School of Design and Fashion, Stockholm
2014 The European Triennial of Contemporary Jewellery, WCC, Mons, Belgium
2014 Zimmerhof Symposium, Germany
2014 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2014 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2014 From grains to gold, SNAG conference Minneapolis, USA
2014 Artist presentation, SNAG conference Minneapolis, USA
2014 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2013 Estrid Ericsons Vänner, Hotel Strand, Stockholm, Sweden
2013 The New Arena, Hallwylska museum, Stockholm, Sweden
2013 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2013 Blås & Knåda Gallery, Stockholm Sweden
2013 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2013 From the Coolest Corner, Symposium Oslo, Norway
2012 Artist presentation, The Art of Collecting, Tallinn Applied Art Triennial, Tallinn, Estonia
2012 Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Keynote speaker, Seminair "Topophilia - New Jewellery from Northern Lands" Edinburgh College of art, UK
2012 KHiO- Oslo National Academy of Arts, Norway
2011 St Martins School, London, UK
2011 Nyckelviksskolan, Stockholm, Sweden
2010 ACJ conference West Dean, UK
2010 Nyckelviksskolan, Stockholm, Sweden
2009 KORU3, Symposium, Imatra, Finland
2009 Fashion & Textile Museum, London, UK
2009 Röhsska Museum, Gothenburg, Sweden
2008 HDK University of Crafts and Design, Gothenburg, Sweden
2007 Pecha Kucha, Berns, genom Svensk Form
2006 Svensk Form, Sweden
2005 Introduction to Stockholm Design Year, Rival Stockholm, Sweden


Introduction to Artistic Research, 2014 with Jan Hietala Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden


Platina 15 Year Anniversary exhibition
Färgfabriken
2014
with Linda Peshkin

Platina 15 Year Anniversary exhibition
Färgfabriken
2014 Wearing my Lisa Walker necklace
with Bo Björkman Åsa Wrenfelt

Book Fifteen Year with Platina 2014

Exhibition Fool Gallery, 2015

Exhibition Fool Gallery, 2015

Exhibition BICMAJA,World Art Museum,
Beijing 2015

Opening of Exhibition BICMAJA, World Art Museum,
Beijing 2015


External Opponent/Critics
2019 Opponent, MA, Estonian Academy of Arts, Estonia
2016, 2017, 2018 Opponent Oslo Academy of Arts, BA, Norway
2015 Critics graduate students and undergraduate students, at Rode Island School of Art, Providence, USA
2015 Critics graduate students, at San Diego State University, USA
2014 Critics graduate students, at Cranbrook Academy, Michigan, USA
2008 Opponent BFA, ceramics and glass, Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2001, 2007 Critics at Beckmans School of Art and Design, Stockholm, Sweden

Teaching/Workshopleader
2000- On regular basis, workshops at Platina
2018 Workshop at Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2016 Workshop leader Jewelcamp, Handshakeproject3, New Zeeland
2015 Workshop leader atelier MMK, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2013 Guest teacher at Konstfack Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Workshop leader together with Iris Eichenberg and Karen Pontoppidan, Näverkärr, Sweden
2010 Workshop leader at Falkenberg Museum, Sweden
2005 - Workshopleader at Hudiksvall Art Gallery, Sweden
2004 Guest teacher at Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2003 Guest teacher at Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2002-2003 Guest teacher at Beckmans School of Art and Design, Stockholm, Sweden

Jury/Expert Advisor
2019 Expert Advisor, Lecture position, KHiO-Oslo National Academy of the Arts
2019 Amberif Design Award, Gdansk
2017, 2018, 2019 Jury Athens jewellery week
2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 Autor Fair, Romania
2015 Handshake 2016, Nya Zeeland
2014 the European Triennial of Contemporary Jewellery, WCC, Mons, Belgium
2012 Exhibition - Ashes and Diamonds, Finland

Moderation, talks :
Since 2007 - regular discussion leader at Platina Stockholm
2019 Artist dialog with Jorge Manilla at Oslo National Academy of the Arts
2015 Panel diskussion, Beijing International Contemporary Metal & Jewelry Art Exhibition & Seminar, World Art Museum, Beijing, China
2016 Moderator at IASPIS, Stockholm
2015 Moderator at the seminar Re- Public, Handwerkskammer, Munchen
2014 Face to Face talk, SNAG conference Minneapolis
2014 Artist talk, Project Eating Art, Galleri Two little birds, Gothenburgh
2005 organizer ID-a seminar on identity in cooperation with Kulturhuset in Stockholm, Konstfack, Ruudt Peters,
Charles Koroly, Martin Jönsson and Miro Sazdic.
2003 Discussion leader in the Nordic Contemporary Crafts seminair in Gothenburg
2003 Panel discussion / consultation for the design year 2005
2003 Talkshow panel in Dutch TV
2003 Panel discussion / consultation for the design year 2005

 


Hudiksvall 2005

Setting up exhibition at Gotland 2004

Exhibition set up Platina, Merry Jewellery 2012

Schmuck 2015

Konstfack University College of Arts,Crafts and Design, Stockholm Sweden 1995
Updating History, workshop Hilde de Decker 2003
Cow Now, workshop Ruudt peters
exhibiton butchershop, Amsterdam 2002

Jerusalem, exchangestudies 1997
Photo; Wendy Sue Lamm

 

Represented Museums:
National Museum of Arts, Sweden
Röhsska Museum of Art and Design, Sweden
Museum Espace Solidor in Cagnes-sur-Mer, Alliages Collection, France

Represented present at Galleries/Institutions
Platina, Stockholm, Sweden
Gallery Four, Gothenburg, Sweden
Reverso Gallery Lisbon, Portugal
Charon Kransen Arts, New York, USA
Alice Floriano, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Alice Floriano, Porto Alegro, Brazil
Gustavsbergs Konsthall shop and showroom, Sweden

2015 - 2018 Gallery Thomas Cohn, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2007 - 2010 Gallery Jewellers Werk, Washington, USA
2007 - 2009 Gallery Beatrice Lang, Bern, Switzerland



Critics at Cranbrook Academy, Michigan 2014

 


Critics at RISD Providence 2015
with Lauren Ferenstock, Lori Talcot, Tracy Steepy

Critics at San Diego State University
with Sondra Sherman, Seth Papac 2015

Lecture at Konstfack 2014


Lecture at SNAG conference Minneapolis 2014


Face to Face talk at SNAG conference Minneapolis 2014

Lecture San Diego State University 2015

Exhibition Everett Gee Jackson Gallery
at San Diego State University 2015
supported by IASPIS- The Swedish Arts Grants Committee

Solo Exhibitions
2019 Athens Jewelry Week 2019, Stoa Empton, Athens, Greece
2018 González Martí National Museum of Ceramics and Decorative Arts,Melting Point 2018 in Valencia, Spain
2015 Fool Gallery, Malmö
2015 Gallery Alice Floriano, Porto Alegre, Brazil
2015 Gallery Thomas Cohn, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2011, 2013, 2015 Gallery Platina Stockholm
2015 Everett Gee Jackson Gallery at San Diego State University
2014 Charon Kransen Arts NY during the SNAG conference
2008 Fashion show with Resteröds
2003 Stockholms sjukhem
1999 SAS head office

Duo and three artists exhibitions
2020 Collect Open, London, UK with Liana Pattihis
2019 Gallery Four, Gothenburg, Sweden with Catarina Hällzon and Emma Dahlqvist
2018 IOS22 creative gallery, Athens Jewellery Week together with Agnieszka Knap
2017 Reverso, Portugal, together with Beppe Kessler
2016 Avid Gallery, Wellington, New Zeeland together with Hilde De Decker
2014 Project Eating Art, Galleri Two little birds, Gothenburgh, together with Yasar Aydin

Coming exhibitions
2020 Site Effects', The Art Alliance in Philadelphia USA, The Baltimore Jewelry Center, USA
2020 Melting Point, Valencia, Spain
2020 Extranalisist, Silver Festival Legnica, SIERAAD fair Amsterdam
2020 Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum Athens
2020 Österåkers Konsthall, Sweden
2020 Art techjewel: New Technologies & Crafts, JOYA Barcelona & CCAM Artesanía Catalunya
2020 Parcours Bijoux, Paris



Sugar at Gallery Two little birds, Gothneburg
2014

Sugar at Gallery Two little birds, Gothneburg 2014

EDIT@Editbar, exhibition Boston 2015

Fargfabriken 2015



Group Exhibitions and Fairs, Selected

2020
2020 Site Effects', Bavarian Association of Arts and Crafts Munich, Germany

2019
Colours, The Officinet, the Danish Crafts and Design Association, Copenhagen
2019 Gothenburg Art Asssociation through Gallery Four
Sculpture to wear fundraising Laguna Museum, Laguna Beach, USA
New York Jewelry Week, Represented by Charon Kransen Arts, USA
Milan Jewellery Week, Gallery Alice Floriano/Artistar, Milan, Italy
Brazil Jewelry Week, Casa do Parque artmuseum, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Extranalisist, KRAFT gallery, Bergen, Norway
MEETING POINT / Orimattila art museum, Finland
Open Craft, Örebro, Sweden
Alliage Collection, Museum Espace Solidor in Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
A Flor de Pell" 66 Mistral Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
Frame, Hantwerksmesse, Munich, Germany
Diversity Galore, Atta Gallery Bangkok, Thailand
Jewelry, Art & Antique Fair in Palm Beach Florida, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA

2018
New York Jewelry Week, Represented by Charon Kransen Arts, USA
SOFA Chicago, Represented by Charon Kransen Arts, USA
Jorunn Veitebergs smykkeutstilling Kunstindustrimuseum i Trondheim, Norway
Dandelion Fluff's Flight Through The Universe, Art Gallery Putti, Riga, Latvia
Ögonstenar, VIDA museum, Sweden
Latvia-International Exhibition "SHORT STORIES" Art Gallery Putti, Riga, Latvia
Jewelry, Art & Antique Fair in Palm Beach Florida, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA


2017
Pearls Upside Down, Reverso, Portugal
Apple of my eye, Kammaren Gallery, Sweden
TWO & TWO Auction, Dallas Museum of Art
SMACK, InGallery Lisbon
Intersecting Spaces Benaki Museum, Athens Greece
EDIT Thomas Mann Gallery, New Orleans, USA
Research Lab CRAFT! Vårutställning, Konstfack
Special show Schmuck, Munich
Frame, Hantwerksmesse, Munich
7thTallinn Applied Art Triennale
Jewelry, Art & Antique Fair in Palm Beach Florida, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA

2016
Jewelry, Art & Antique Fair in Palm Beach Florida, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Multipos de autor, Reverso, Portugal
Forget Them, Brooklyn Metal Works, NY
Brockway Center for Arts and Technology, Pittsburgh, USA
Aspen Art Fair, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
SOFA Chicago, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Jewelry, Art & Antique Fair opened in NY, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Gioielli in Fermento at Torre Fornello, Fornello di Ziano Piacentino, Italy
The Legacy collection, Alliages, the Melting Point Biennial, Valencia, Spain
Special show Schmuck, Munich
The box, Gallery Biró Junior in cooperation with Platforma NY, Munich
Frame, Hantwerksmesse, Munich
Jewelry, Art and Antique Fair in Palm Beach,Florida repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Co:Operation Garnish, Brooklyn Metal works NY, Baltimore Jewelry Center
Tjugohundratalsjuveler i Palatset, Hallwylska Museum, Stockholm
The Jeweller's Art - Precious Objects from the 17th Century to the Present Day, Läckö Castle in cooperation with National museum Stockholm

2015
A dark spark of light, Gallery Alliages, Lille, France
Beijing International Contemporary Metal & Jewelry Art Exhibition, World Art Museum, Beijing, China
SOFA Chicago, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Nyckelviksskolan 60 year anniversary, Designgalleriet, Stockholm
Alliages Award, Barcelona, Spain
Designforum, Sven-Harrys museum, Stockholm
Special show Schmuck 2015, Colorado Mansfeld palace, Prague
EDIT@Editbar, Boston, US
Special show Scmuck 2015, München
Konsthantverkscentrum, 1 kubik konsthantverk- a travelling exhibition for Swedish Art Associations, Wannås Art Center, Arjeplogs konstförening, Trygg Hansa Konstförening Stockholm

2014
Art Palm Beach fair, Florida, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
SOFA Chicago, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Alla, Curated by Hanna Hedman and Rut-malin Barklund, Bratislava
Konsthantverkscentrum, 1 kubik konsthantverk- a travelling exhibition for Sweden Art: Robertsfors konstförening, Föreningen Dellenkultur, Lindesbergs konstförening, Kulturföreningen Lyktan, Skogås, Konstforum Norrköping, Mora Konstförening, Korpilombolo kulturförening, Sunderbyns konstskola, Kiruna konstgille, Älvsbyns konstförening, Bodens konstgille, Kalix konstförening
Platina 15 Year Anniversary exhibition, Färgfabriken
Contemporary Swedish Art Jewellery, Galleri Anna H, Göteborg
Alla, Curated by Hanna Hedman and Rut-malin Barklund, Eskilstuna Konstmuseum
Contemporary Swedish Art Jewellery, Nivå 125 Båstad
Jewellery Sessions, curator Silke Fleicher, Bezalel Academy, Jerusalem, Israel
Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Sugar, Eating Art, Platina
Contemporary Swedish Art Jewellery, Frame Munich
Art & Design Fair in Boston, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA

 


Play for Display, Four 2013

Body Brilliance - Human Brilliance
Platina 2013

Gallery Schlegelschmuck, Munich 2013

The Art of Collecting, Tallinn Applied Art Triennial 2012

 

2013
Konsthantverkscentrum, 1 kubik konsthantverk- a travelling exhibition for Sweden Art Association, Biblioteket, Malmö Academy library, Sörmlandskustens art association Hölö
Trändigt, Gallery Nivå125
Play for display, Gallery Four, Gothenburgh
Alla, Curated by Hanna Hedman and Rut-malin Barklund, Gustavsbergs Konsthall
Art & Design Fair 20/21Boston, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Frieze Art Fair NY, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Art Palm Beach fair, Florida, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Suspend.ed in pink, The Atrium Gallery,The School of Jewellery, Birmingham University. England, Studio Gabi Green, Munich, Germany. As part of Schmuck 2013. Gallery Heidi Lowe US. CIRCUITS BIJOUX, gallery in Viaduc des Arts, Paris
Gallery Schlegelschmuck, Munich, curator Christian Hoedle
Jewellery Sessions, curator Silke Fleicher, Platina Gallery, Hantwerksmesse, Germany, Ambras I Embrasse' in the Designcenter Winkelhaak in Antwerp
Jewellery Sessions, curator Silke Fleicher, Ambras I Embrasse' in the Designcenter Winkelhaak in Antwerp

2012
Frame, Hantwerksmesse, Munich
Sense of Places, Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh UK
3D Printshow, The Brewery, London UK
Alla, Kurerad av Hanna Hedman och Rut-malin Barklund Röhsska museet
3D Printshow, The Brewery, London 2012
The Art of Collecting, Tallinn Applied Art Triennial
SOFA Chicago, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA
Suspend.ed in pink, The Atrium Gallery,The School of Jewellery, Birmingham University England
Art Basel Miami, repr. by Charon Kransen Arts NY USA

 


Swedish Metal Craft Show,
Tong-In Gallery, Seoul

Business trip together with Åsa Skogberg 2003

Workshop by Professor Robert Ebendorf 2011

Guestteacher at Konstfack 2003
Works by Agnes Larsson


2011
Frame, Hantwerksmesse, Munich
Brooch, Sterling Gallery, Hungary
Lust och Last, Nationalmuseum
ALLA, a project curated by Hanna Hedman and Rut-Malin Barklund
Swedish Metal Craft Show, Tong-In Gallery, Seoul
Supported by IASPIS- The Swedish Arts Grants Committee

2010
"500 plastic jewellery" Velvet da Vinci gallery. San Fransisco
KHV, Sigtuna Museum
ACJ conference, UK
"Konstslöjdsalong" Museum of Arcitecture, Stockholm

Konstslöjdsalong, Röhsska Museum, Gothenburg
"Lingam" Museum Catharijneconvent in Utrecht
"Lingam" World Crafts Council - Belgium Frame, Hantwerksmesse, Munich
Special show Scmuck 2010, Munich
Frame, Hantwerksmesse, Munich
Supported by IASPIS- The Swedish Arts Grants Committee

2009
500 Enamelled Objects, Velvet da Vinci gallery. San Fransisco
Horror vacui- in fear of the void, Forum fur schmuck, touring exhibition 08-09
MAIS OU VA LE DESIGN SUEDOIS ? de Karin et Carl Larsson à Front. Röhsska museet i samarbete med svenska kulturinstitutet i Paris
Utställningen är en omarbetad version av Sundborn goes Extreme Again.
Sakernas tillstånd. Kulturhuset, Stockholm

Sweden - Finland Jewellery art today" "Hanasaari - the Swedish-Finnish Cultural Centre. Utställningen visas också på Eskilstuna Konstmuseum och Nääs Konsthanverk, Nääs Slott
Nano, Studio44, Platina in conjunction with Studio44 andGrupo Doc, Brasilien

The silence is so loud, Loupe Gallery, US
Fair Trade jewellery, Grohp Gallery, Stockholm
Konstslöjdsalong, Röhsska Museum, Gothenburg
The dreamer and the dream, Museum of Fashion & Textile, London
Frame, Hantwerksmesse, Munich
Borta Bra Men Hemma Bäst, Platina
Lingam, Konstfack, Stockholm, Museum Catarijne Convent, The Netherlands
Platina celebrates 10 years anniversary 2009
KORU3, Finland, Supported by IASPIS- The Swedish Arts Grants Committee

 


The silence is so loud 2009
Loupe Gallery, US

The dreamer and the dream 2009
Fashion Museum, London

ANIMAL,
Mia Maljojoki and Beatrice Lang
2007
Works by Jivan Astfalk

Koru3 exhibition 2009



2008
500 pendants Velvet da Vinci gallery. San Fransisco
It´s not like walking along the beach- nature as motifs in contemporary swedish crafts, cutated by Love Jönsson, touring exhibition since -07: Röhsska museum of applied arts
Horror vacui- in fear of the void, Forum fur schmuck, touring exhibition 08-09
Things we do for love, Platina
Extended, curerated by Åsa Lockner and Ann Livén- West in conjunction with the swedish institute. touring exhibition -06-08, Cornerstone Gallery, Liverpool -08
100 tankar om konsthantverk, touring exhibition since -05, Roma Kungsgård. Gotland, Finland mueum of crafts, Jyväskylä
ANIMAL, curated by Mia Maljojoki and Beatrice Lang touring exhibition -07-08: Norsu Gallery in Helsinki, Finland
Summerexhibition, KHVC, Örebro
Sundborn goes extreme again, Carl Larsson museum and Röhsska Museum.


2007
European Voices, Objectspace, Auckland, New Zeeland, Curators Love Jönsson and Liesbeth den Besten
Love Signs, Platina
100 thoughts about applied arts, touring exhibition since -05: Örnsköldsviks museum, Ronneby Konsthall, Ånghammaren Öserbybruk, Lokstallet Strömstad, Norrköpings Stadsmuseum
Brännbart, Svensk Form, touring exhibition, -06-07, Härnösand
Extended, curated by Åsa Lockner och Anna Livén West in conjunction with the Swedish Institute, touring exhibition -06-08, Minsk
Artifact , WCC-Europe, , International Contemporary Crafts Fair, Bruges/Belgium
Enter Platina Jewellery, Nivå 125, Båstad
It´s not like walking along the beach- nature as motifs in contemporary swedish crafts, cutated by Love Jönsson, touring exhibition -07-08: Dalsland museum of art, Eskilstuna museum of art
SOFA, NY, gallery Jewelerswerk/Ellen Reiben, Washington
ANIMAL, curated by Mia Maljojoki, touring exhibition,, Galerie Beatrice Lang, Bern, Schwizerland , Platina



In studio 2015

In studio
2008

Platina Studio 2004

In studio 2014

 

2006
Extended" curated by Åsa Lockner och Anna Livén West in conjunction with the Swedish Institute, touring exhibition -06-08, Moskow, Kaliningrad -06
Gallery 1:18, Bottna Cultural Festival
100 thoughts about applied arts, touring exhibition since -05: Konsthallen Skellefteå, Arkivet för Svensk Formgivning Nybro, Husby konsthall Kista, Örebro Länsmuseum, Konstens Hus Luleå, Hovdala slott Hässleholm, Culturen i Västerås
The house of culture Ragnarpers in Gärsnäs
Brännbart Svensk Form, touring exhibition, -06-07, Svensk Form -06, Luleå-06
Special show Scmuck 2006, München
Museum of Arts and Design New York -06

2000 - 2005
2005 - 2008 "100 tankar om konsthantverk" , Parapeten, Helsingborg, Kulturhuset, Stockholm
Konsthallen. Skellefteå, Arkivet för Svensk Formgivning. Nybro, Husby konsthall
Husby gård, Kista, Örebro Länsmuseum. Örebro, Konstens Hus. Luleå, Hovdala slott, Hässleholm, Culturen i Västerås
Örnsköldsviks museum Ronneby Konsthall, Ånghammaren, Österbybruk, Lokstallet, Strömstad, Norrköpings Stadsmuseum, Norrköping, Roma Kungsgård. Gotland
Finlands hantverksmuseum, Jyväskylä
2005 Art and Design Fair, New York, curator, Inger Wästberg
2005 Odd materials, Hudiksvalls konsthall "
2005 "Vad ska grannen säga?" gallery Platina
2005 "Inspired by nature?" Edvard Andersons växthus i Bergianska trädgården i Stockholm.2004 Nordic Cool-Hot Women Museum for Women in the Arts Washington, US
2004 Platina at Teatergalleriet Stenkyrka Gotland
2004 Stockholm Art Fair
2004 White Fiskars Finland
2003 "Lucia och Julbocken" Hotel Birger Jarl, Stockholm2003 Cow Now
- with Ruudt Peters in Buchershop, Rantapaja, Lappeenranta, Finland
2003 Metal vs Glas, Hotel Birger Jarl, Stockholm
2003 KHVC Wadköping, Sweden
2003 Things we do for love, Platina
2002 "Exploring Metal", Gallery Sculpture to wear och Svenska konsulatet, Los Angeles
2002 "The magic ring" i Värmlands konsthall
2001 Swedish Jewelry, LA International, Los Angeles USA
2001 Platina jewellery, Schmuckstucke, München.
2001 "Rak Form & Ren Lust", Krapperups Konsthall. KHVC och Kullens Konstförening
2000 Spring, gallery Platina
2000 Froozen Garden, Kalsong platset, Stockholm

1993 - 19991999 "Antike Ringe
Neue Ringe eine Konfrontation", Galerie Katia Rid, Münich
1998 Talente 98, International Trade Fair, Munich Germany,
1998 Graduation show, Konstfack, Stockholm
1998 Narratives International Jewelry Art Exhibition, Museum of Art and Design, Helsinki
1995 Konstfullt, The Historical Museum of wine and spirits, Stockholm
1995 Cuttlery, Galleri Metallum,
1995 Noble tendencies, The Historical Museum, Stockolm
1
994 150 rings, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Brussels, Stockholm meeting point, Warzawa, design center, Polen, Vjadowskie castle, Polen
1994 "Roots" Konstfack
1994 The goldroom competition, The Historical Museum, Stockholm



White Fiskars 2004

Instalation at Stockholm Sjukhem 2004

Nano 2009
Platina in conjunction with Studio44 andGrupo Doc, Brasilien

Lovesigns, Platina 2007
Photo; Rikard Westman

Performances
1998 "Jewelry in public", Stockholm central station, In conjunction with Ars Ornata Europeana -Stockholm, The Modern museum
1998 "Jewelry Art", Stockholm Fashion Fair
1998 Striat, The City Hall of Stockholm
1997 Jewelry from the department of Metaldesign, Konstfack, In conjunction with the jewellerytrienal at Millesgården

Curating Exhibitions
1999- Presentations of about 150 national and international jewellery artists, solo and group exhibitions at gallery PLATINA
2018 PLATINA for pleasure, González Martí National Museum of Ceramics and Decorative Arts, Valencia
2017 -2018 Ögonstenar, Kammaren Gallery, Lund, VIDA museum Öland
2016-2018 WCC, the European Triennial of Contemporary Jewellery, WCC, Mons, Belgium, Gustavsbergs Konsthall Stockholm, Atelier de Paris, Paris
2015 SOFIA BJÖRKMAN - PLATINA at Thomas Chons' in Brasil
2015 The Grass Is Greener Overseas, with Platforma, NY, Frame Munich, Platina
2014 Platina 15 Year Anniversary exhibition, Färgfabriken
2014 Contemporary Swedish Art Jewellery, Platina, Frame Munich, Nivå 125 Båstad, Galleri Anna H, Göteborg,
2011 Platina for Pleasure, Form Design Center, Malmö Sweden
2011 Inte bara bling-bling, Falkenberg museum
2009 Platina 10-year anniversary
2009-2019 Frame, Munich
2007 "Enter Platina Jewellery" Nivå 125, Båstad
2005 Inspired by nature, Bergianska Botanical Garden, Stockholm
2005 What shall the neighbour say? Hudiksvall Art Gallery
2005 Platina at Stockholm Art Fair
2005 Scmäck, Umeå
2004 Tokyo Style, in collaboration with Gallery Arai, Tokyo
2004 Teatergalleriet, Centrum for Art, Stenkyrka, Gotland
2002 Swedeish Jewellery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, Los Angeles
2002 Exploring metal, Gallery Sculpture to wear in co-operation with swedish consul, Los Angeles
2001 Julbak the movie and the exhibition
2001 Swedish Jewelry, LA international, Los Angeles
2000 "Frozen Nature", Kalsongpalatset Stockholm
1998 Striat, The City Hall of Stockholm
1998 Jewelry Art", Stockholm Fashion Fair
1998 "Jewelry in public", Stockholm central station in conjunction with Ars Ornata Europeana -Stockholm, The Modern museum
1997 Jewelry from the department of Metaldesign, Konstfack, in conjunction with the jewellerytrienal at Millesgården




Discussion I care a lot at Platina 2010

Curating exhibition Falkenberg museum 2010

Enter Platina Jewellery, Nivå 125 Båstad 2007

Workshop at my house in Bohuslän 2012


Awards / Grants:
1995, 1996, 1998. 1999, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2009, 2010, 2016, 2017, 2018 Estrid Ericsons stiftelse
2016, 2018 Stockholm City
2003, 2009, 2011, 2014, 2014, 2015, 2018 iaspis
2016, 2017 Swedish Art Council
2017 Handmade, The Nordic Culture Fundation
2016 5 year working grant from the Art Grants Committee, Sweden

2015 Prize for Best Statement, Designforum, Sven-Harrys Art museum, Stockholm
2010, 2014 Stiftelsen Längmanska kulturfonden
2008, 2010, 2013 Project grant from the Art Grants Committee, Sweden
2013 Svensk Form Award
2008 Stockholm City Culture Award
2005-2006 2 year working grant from the Art Grants Committee, Sweden
2002 Konsthantverkets vanner, Award
2002 1 year working grant from the Art Grants Committee, Sweden
2002 Platinas was awarded for the best interior in 2001 by the magazine Forum
1998 Helge Ax:son Johnsons stiftelse
1998 Otto Säfströms minnesfond
1998 K.A. Rassmussen Silver Award
1998 Graduation grant, Konstfack Foundation
1998 Anna Whitlocks Minnesfond
1996 Gålö-stiftelsen,
1994, 1995 Lindeqvistska Donationsfonden
1994, 1995 Gålö-stiftelsen
1995 Eidem-stiftelsen
1995 Fredrika-Bremer-Förbundet
1994 Historical Museum Stockholm, gold award




Pecha Kucha with Åsa Skogberg Berns -07

Lecture ACJ conference, UK, -10

My Ducati Monster outside Platina

Svensk Form Award 2013

 

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