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Mats Hjelm

1959, Stockholm

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Mats Hjelm holds an MFA in Sculpture from Konstfack University College of Art, Crafts and Design in Stockholm, he has also studied at the Cranbrook Academy of Art, at Stockholm University and at University of Industrial Arts, Helsinki. Since the early 1990’s, his monumental video work has been shown worldwide in solo and group exhibitions, including Moderna Museet, Stockholm; Museum of African American History, Detroit; Dubai International Film Festival; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; and the Venice Biennale. He has an upcoming show at Museu de Arte Moderna – MAM, Rio de Janeiro, the summer 2017. Hjelm is also represented in several private and public collections including Moderna Museet; Malmö Art Museum; Uppsala Art Museum; and The National Public Arts Council Sweden.

Last update 8th May, 2017