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Gunilla Klingberg 


Stockholm, April 2017
Berlin, March 2014
Stockholm, August 2010
Berlin, June 2008
Stockholm, October 2004

Gunilla Klingberg

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Installation view, Gwangju Biennale, South Korea, 2016

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Installation view, Times Museum, Guangzhou, China, 2015, 

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Installation view, A Sign in Space, 2014, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden

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Wheel of Everyday Life, 2013, commission at Rice University Art Gallery, Houston, Texas, photo: Nash Baker

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Parallelareal Variable, 2013, Eastside Projects, Birmingham

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A Sign in Space, 2012, sandprint at Laga beach. Sense & Sustainability, Art biennale, Urdaibai, Spain, 2012. 
A graphic star pattern is impressed as a relief on the sand at Laga Beach during low tide. As the tide rises, the pattern gradually disappears. Following the lunar and tidal calendar, the pattern is remade across the beach at every possible low tide.

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A Sign in Space, 2012, Sense & Sustainability, Art biennale, Urdaibai, Spain

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Patterns of Everyday Life, 2010, public commission train station Triangeln, Citytunneln, Malmö

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Installation view, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, 2009

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Supernova-Interior Collapse, 2009, Mountable sculpture in wood, 9 x 5.5 x 4m, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm

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Cosmic matter, 2007, 10th Istanbul Biennal, IASPIS solo project, Istanbul

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Mantric Mutation, 2006, silk-screen printed self adhesive stickers (80 x 80 cm) on walls and floor, laser-cut texts in mirrorglass, surveillance mirrors, light tubes "Halo". Installation at Moderna Museet, Stockholm

Gunilla Klingberg (1966) lives and works  in Stockholm, Sweden. Solo exhibitions include Eskilstuna Konstmuseum, Sweden and Times Museum, Guangzhou, China (both 2016); A Sign in Space at the Åhus museum, Sweden (2015); Malmö Konsthall, Sweden (2014); Rice Gallery, Houston, Texas and Eastside Projects in Birmingham (both 2013); Zeppelin University, Friedrichshafen and Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm (both 2009); Kiasma, Helsinki (2004). She participated in the Gwangju Biennale, South Korea (2016);  the Curitiba Biennial, Brazil (2013); the 1st Biennial of Art, Nature and Urbanism, Gernika, Bermeo, Spain (2012); the Biennale for International Light Art, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (2010); the Istanbul Biennial (2007), The Moderna Exhibition 2006, Moderna Museet, Stockholm and the Venice Biennial (2003) with Peter Geschwind. Most recent public commissions include Tromsö UIT Arctic University, Norway (KORO 2017-18); Kristianstads Rådhus, Sweden (2014); Hjorthagen pathway (Stockholm Konst), Sweden (2013) and Citytunneln, Triangeln train station in Malmö (2010). Klingbergs's residencies include the Künstlerhaus Bethanien Berlin in 2001/02 and IASPIS in Stockholm 2004. In 1997 she graduated from Konstfack University College Of Arts, Crafts and Design from the Department of Sculpture after studying Magazine and Newspaper Design at RMI-Berghs in 1989.