The Collector – Tom Böttiger

Tom Böttiger is a passionate collector of Contemporary Art, mainly by Swedish Artists. Walking into the office of Internet Consultants Cloud Nine in Stockholm, of which Tom is the Founder, one is greeted by Artwork everywhere you look, in the form of paintings, photography and sculptures spread out all over the office space. Among this, […]

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Artipelag and “Earth Matters”

Björn Jakobson Artipelag "Earth Matters" photo: Vimala Söderqvist

There exists among the Swedish people, an intrinsic love and respect for nature. This is the land where everyone is free to roam and enjoy nature without laws of trespassing even on private property, and they have a name for it, Allemansrätten. Björn Jakobson is an example of one such Swede. With his love for nature, the forests, […]

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Market Art Fair – Stockholm

Today was the opening of the Market Art Fair at Liljevalchs in Stockholm. Established in 2006 by  a group of Gallerists, this Fair showcases Contemporary Art by Galleries from the Nordic region of Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Iceland and Finland. Having previously attended very large Art Fairs which can be overwhelming, I found the Market Art […]

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Art in Stockholm – March

There has been a lot going on in Stockholm on the Museum scene. Louise Bourgeois’ giant Spider sculpture “Maman” stands looming over the Moderna Museet (Museum of Modern Art), where her exhibition “I Have Been to Hell and Back” is being shown. This is the largest exhibition in Sweden of the artist and a third of […]

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Ikea’s first Art Event 2015 – Street Art

Ikea’s Art Event 2015, brings Street Art into our homes. Collaborating with twelve established Street Artists from all over the world, these unique, specially commissioned pieces are turned into limited edition 70x100cm Posters. Street Art has already been making the transition from the street to upscale Art Galleries and Auctions. Interesting project. Attractive Street Art […]

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Artist Interview – Cara Nahaul

Cara Nahaul is currently an artist in residence  at The Florence Trust in London. With degrees in Fine Art from Goldsmiths in London and Parsons in New York, this talented young artist has already had several exhibitions and won Awards and Fellowships both in the U.K and in New York. . Where do you get […]

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