Maria Friberg

1966
Born in Malmo, Sweden
1986
Art History, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
1987
Bild & Form, Lunnevad, Sweden
1988
Nordic Art school, Kokkola, Finland
1992
Myndlista og Handidaskoli, Reykjavik, Iceland
1995
Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm, Sweden
Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (Selection)

2017
Time Trace, LMNO, Brussels, Belgium
Commoncause, Nationalmuseum at Kulturhuset, Project Container, Stockholm, Sweden
Goals and Dreams, Västerås Konstmuseum, Västerås, Sweden
2016
Vaksam, Bror Hjorths Hus, Uppsala, Sweden
Trace, VIDA Museum, Borgholm, Sweden
Belonging, Länskonsthall Boden, Boden, Sweden
2015
Piles of Dreams, Galleri Andersson/Sandström, Stockholm, Sweden
Bror Hjorts Hus, Uppsala, Sweden
Halmstad Konsthall, Halmstad, Sweden
2014
Days of Eyes, Pi Artworks, London, United Kingdom
Between Solitude and Belonging, Connersmith, Washington, D.C., United States
Maria Friberg, Konsthallen Bohusläns musuem, Uddevalla, Sweden
Maria Friberg, Alingsås Konsthall, Alingsås, Sweden
Artphilein Collection on display : Maria Friberg, Choisi Cultural Association, Lugano, Switzerland
2013
Duration, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Solo exhibition, Robischon Gallery, Denver, Colorado, United States
Duration, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
Passagen, Linköping, Sweden
Moving Mind, Kulturhuset Borgen, Gislaved, Sweden
2012
MARIA FRIBERG, Galleria Galica, Milano, Italy
In Flux, Fotografiska museet, Estocolmo, Sweden
The Painting Series, Galerie Voss, Düsseldorf, Germany
Museum Anna Nordlander, Skellefteå, Sweden
Maria Friberg, Sandvikens Konsthall, Sandviken, Sweden
2011
Automatic Thoughts and Spinning Wheels, Motala konsthall, Motala, Sweden
The Painting Series, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Teater Galleriet, Uppsala, Sweden
Hotel Diplomat, curator: dep art ment, Stockholm, Sweden
2010
Transmission, Conner Contemporary Art, Washington, D.C., United States
Transmission, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
2009
Way Ahead, Östergötlands länsmuseum, Linköping, Sweden
Way Ahead, Galerie Voss, Düsseldorf, Germany
Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, Washington, United States
Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Centre, Athens, Greece
2008
Kristinehamns Konstmuseum, Kristinehamn, Sweden
Konsthallen, Kulturens Hus, Luleå, Sweden
Alongside Us, Galica Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
Alongside Us, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Arco, Madrid, Spain
Alongside Us, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
Maria Friberg and Per Hüttner, Abecita Corsettfabrik Konstmuseum, Borås, Sweden
Media Test Wall, MIT List Visual Arts Center Cambridge, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
2007
Fallout, Galerie Voss, Düsseldorf, Germany
Still lives, Skövde Konsthall, Skövde, Sweden
Embedded, Conner Contemporary Art, Washington, United States
2006
Working Model, Robischon Gallery, Denver, Colorado, United States
2005
Sleeping Beauty,Galica Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
STILL LIVES,Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
STILL LIVES,Conner Contemp. Art, Washington, United States
Boys Are Us,Skäretskonsthall, Skäret, Sweden
Blown Out, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States
2004
Seconds Away, Göteborgs Konsthall, Göteborg, Sweden
Café Royal, Frankfurt, Germany
2003
Endless Limit, Room 02, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, United States
Embassy of Sweden, Washington D.C., United States
Liquidación Total, Madrid, Spain
Painted view « Odd Weeks », Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Show up, Galica Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
AM DC, Conner Contemporary Art, Washington, United States
2002
seconds away, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
Yvon Lambert, project room, Paris, France
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, California, United States
Plains Art Museum, Fargo, North Dakota, United States
2001
Team Gallery, New York, United States
Porin Taidemuseo, Pori, Finland
Arndt & Partner II, project room, Berlin, Germany
Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, Athens, Greece
Norrköpings Konstmuseum, Norrköping, Sweden
2000
Art Statements, Galleri Charlotte Lund, Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Are you there, where?, Gallery Mezzanin, Vienna, Austria
Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
Project room, Millesgården, Stockholm, Sweden
STHLM/GBG, Göteborg, Sweden

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Selection)

2017
Rascal, 2017-2018, Vantaa Art Museum, Vantaa, Finland
2016
In Search of the Present, EMMA, Espoo, Finland
Acclimatize, onlineproject, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Polarized, Vision film and media art event, Rovaniemi, Finland
The Romantic Postmodernism, Eskilstuna Konstmuseum, Eskilstuna, Sweden
Northbound / Southbound, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
2015
Det Stora Blå (The Big Blue), Gotlands Museum, Sweden
The Romantic Postmodernism, Gothenburg Museum of Art, Sweden
L’arbre, le bois, la forêt : lieux du mythe, du fantasme, de la peur, supports de l’imaginaire, Abbaye Saint André Centre d’art contemporain, Meymac, France
2014
Erna Hasselblad 100-Year Celebration, Projectroom, Hasselblad Center, Göteborg, Sweden
Summershow 1, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
The PAV project Visual Arts in Time in Jazz, Berchidda, Sicile, Italy
Man though the eyes of women, Stedelijk museum Zwolle, Zwolle, Netherlands
Suecia Contemporare, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar, Sweden
2013
1825 Days, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Elemental at Havremagasinet, Boden, Sweden
Social videoscape from the North, UTS Gallery, Sidney, Australia
Living in the Ruins of the Twentieth Century, UTS Gallery, Sidney, Australia
2012
Galleri örsta, Kumla, Sweden
Ytspänning, (travelling exhibition in churches in Stockholm),Hedvig Eleonoras Church, Sweden
10 års jubileum, Skäretskonsthall, Skäret, Sweden
Power, Västerås Konstmuseum, Västerås, Sweden
KONST ÄR DYRBARARE ÄN KORV, Varbergs Konsthall, Varberg, Sweden
2011
The Moderna Museet Collection, Another Story, Part 3, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Blink! Light, sound and the moving image, Variable Media from the Collection of Polly and Mark Addison and the Denver Art Museum, Denver Art Museum, Denver, United States
Consume more (Konsumera mera), Norrköpings Konstmuseum, Sweden
The 12th annual Sidewalk Film Festival Birmingham, Alabama, United States
2010
Comments (Kommentarer), Västerås Konstmuseum, Västerås, Sweden
No Fear Beyond This Point, Galica, Milan, Italy
Our Love For Cars (Bilen i våra hjärtan!), Konstmuseet, Skövde, Sweden
Swedish Photo, Falkenbergs Museum, Falkenberg, Sweden
Tales from the Forest (Skogens berättelser), Virserumskonsthall, Virserum, Sweden
Le temps du corps, Swedish Institute, Paris, France
Video festival, The Historic Center of Zaragoza, Spain
BELLE VUE, Contemporary Art Centre, Athens, Greece
2009
DARKSIDE II - Fotografische Macht und fotografierte Gewalt, Krankheit und Tod, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland
IN-FINITUM, Palazzo Fortuny, Venise, Italy
103.39’ minuter film, film program, Arkitekturmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden
Helsingborg hjärta Malmö, Dunkers kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden
Underwater, Western Bridge, Seattle, Washington D.C., United States
REBELLE. Kunst & Feminisme 1969-2009, The Arnhem Museum for Modern Art, Arnhem, Netherlands
Our Broken American Hearts, Museet för glömska, Norrköping, Sweden
2008
När solen står som högst - sommaren i bild, Norrköpings Konstmuseum, Norrköping, Sweden
We Interrupt Your Program, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, California, United States
Grosser Auftritt , Kunsthalle Erfut im Hauz zum Roten Ocher, Erfurt, Germany
PPERSPECTIVE 2008: A Contemporary Feminist Art Project, Anaid Art Gallery, Bucharest, Romania
Maria Friberg & Per Hüttner, Abecita Corsettfabrik Konstmuseum Borås, Sweden
2007
Becoming a Mother, Botkyrka Konsthall, Sweden
Global Feminisms, Brooklyn Museum, New York, United States
Facades, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, United States
I love Malmö, Turku Art Museum, Finland
Art and Feminism - Swedish Art and Feminist Issues from 1970 to the Present, Riksutställningar: Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg / Liljevalchs Konsthall, Stockholm / Hälsinglands Museum, Hudiksvall / Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Gothenburg, Sweden
2006
Photographie/Editionen, Gruppenausstellung, Momentum Gallery, Vienna, Austria
Attityd, Luna Kulturhus, Södertälje Konsthall, Sweden
Die Kultur der Angst, The Federkiel Foundation, Leipzig, Germany
Closed Eyes / Lukkede Øjne, Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts Klædefabrik, Odense, Denmark
2005
Church of All Stars, Kulturkirken Jakob, Oslo, Norway
Prospective Sites, Billboard project, Vienna, Austria
Library, Contemporary Art Galleries, Storrs + Stamford University of Connecticut, United States
Drammens Museum för kunst, Drammen, Norway
Le Cube, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
The Dream of Myself, The Dream of the World - Set 2, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland
Scandinavian Photography 1:Sweden, Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College, Iowa Western Bridge, United States
Young Art Europe, MOYA, Vienne, Austria
2004
Attityd, Haninge Konsthall and Norrtälje Konsthall, Sweden
Control, BBK, Bilbao, Spain
The Mythological Machine: Images in the Media, Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, Warwick University, United Kingdom
Tusenfryd?, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Drammen, Norway
In Praise of Silence - Still lifes in Contemporary Art, South Karelia Art Museum, Finland
Memory and Landscape, La Casa Encendida, Madrid & Gran Canaria, Spain
The Standard Projection: 24/7, Standard Hotels, Los Angeles, California, United States
2003
Show Unit, video tour in Sweden by Riksutställningar, Stockholm, Sweden
Night train, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
Doing Business (Dysfunctional Corporate Culture), University of Connecticut, Connecticut, United States
How to learn to love the bomb and stop worrying about it, Programa Art Center, Mexico City, Mexico
Whithout Fear & reproach, Witte Zaal, Gent, Belgium
Brave New Word, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
Contemporary Art from Sweden, European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
De bortbjudna, Rooseum, Malmö, Sweden
European Art at Dupont Circle, Washington D.C., United States
Projekt Framtiden, Sjöhistoriska Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Water is Art-Art is Water, Stockholm City Conference Center, Stockholm, Sweden
Billboard project, Copenhagen, Denmark / Malmö, Sweden
HOME GROWN, Passagen, Linköping, Sweden
2002
Beyond Paradise, Bangkok, Thailand / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / Shanghai, China
FASTE, Friends Night at Isabelle Suret’s, Paris, France
Photo and Video installations, Skulpturens Hus, Stockholm, Sweden
Coming!, Swedish Embassy, Tokyo; Zone/Mori Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
2001
DRIVEN, P.S.1, Long Island City, New York, United States
Art Works Consulting, Haus am Lutzowplats, Berlin, Germany
Abbild, Long Island City, New York, United States
Septembre Artique, film/video festival, Normandie, France
Maskuliniteter, Nikolaj Plads, Copenhagen Contemporary Art center, Denmark
Objects in mirror are closer than they appear, Team Gallery, New York, United States
Le Mois de la Photo, Montreal, Canada
BLICK, NIFCA, Long Island City, New York, United States
Göteborgs Konsthall, Göteborg, Sweden
Perfunctor, Team Gallery, New York, United States
My Generation, (Trans) position, London, United Kingdom
Tell it like it is, Diehl Vorderwuelbecke, Berlin, Germany
2000
DRIVEN, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Video 2000, Städtische Gallerie, Göppingen, Germany
THIS BOY COULD BE ME, Replica Theater, Stockholm, Sweden
SENSITIVE, Le Printemps de Cahors, Cahors, France
Mülheim Media Mile 2000, Mülheim, Germany
Real Work, 4th Werkleitz Biennale, Werkleitz, Germany
Organising Freedom, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
TEMPO, Passagen, Linköping, Sweden
Changing Minds, Experimental Intermedia, Gent, Belgium

AWARDS AND SCOLARSHIPS (Selection)

2013
Stockholms stads Kulturstipendium (Stockholm City Culture Grant)
2012
Axel Sjöbergs Stipendium, Stockholm
Signe och Ragnar Edlings fond
2010
The Arts Grants Committee, Five-year working grant
2008
Längmanska kulturfonden
Stockholms stads Kulturstipendium (Stockholm City Culture Grant)
2006
IASPIS
2005
Statens Kulturråd
The Arts Grants Committee, five-year working grant
Sveriges författarfond
Längmanska kulturfonden
2004
IASPIS
2003
The Ellen Trotzig Foundation Prize
2000
The Arts Grants Committee, two-year working grant

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthour, Switzerland
The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., United States
Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado, United States
Tampa Art Museum, Tampa, Floride, United States
Herbert F Johson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Itacha, New York, United States
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C., United States
21c Museum, Louisville, Kentucky, United States
European Central Bank, Frankfurt, Germany
Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, United States
Museo Fortuny, Venise, Italy
The Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, United States

Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Gothenburg
Linköpings Konstmuseum, Linköping
Västerås Konstmuseum, Västerås
Norrköping Konstmuseum, Norrköping
Skövde Konstumuseum, Skövde
Nationalmuseum, Stockholm
National Public Art Council, Stockholm
Malmö Konstmuseum, Malmö
Botkyrka Kommun
Grafikens Hus, Mariefred
Linköpings kommun
Motala Kommun
Museum Anna Nordlander, Skellefteå

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