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Sten-Ove Persson

Born in Stockholm 1946, lives in Malmoe since1990

Studies at the Royal College of art and craft, Stockholm 1965 - 69

Stockholm and Lindköpings University 1970 - 76

One Man Shows (selections)

Athenaeum, Copenhagen.................................................................................................................................................1976

Gallery St Paul, Stockholm..............................................................................................................................................1979

Gallery Gammelstrand, Copenhagen.................................................................................................................................1981

Gallery PAN, Linköping...................................................................................................................................................1981

Mjölby artcenter, Mjölby..................................................................................................................................................1983

Gallery Connection, Stockholm........................................................................................................................................1983

Gallery St Paul, Stockholm..............................................................................................................................................1984

Gallery Fröbell, Norrköping.............................................................................................................................................1985

The gallery of fine art, Linköping.....................................................................................................................................1986

Vadstena Stadsgalleri, Vadstena......................................................................................................................................1989

Gallery Umbra, Lund......................................................................................................................................................1990

Linköpings museum of art, Linköping..............................................................................................................................1990

Le Genie de la Bastille, Paris...........................................................................................................................................1990

Gallery C G Karlsson, Malmö.........................................................................................................................................1990

Lilla Konstsalongen, Malmö............................................................................................................................................1991

Växjö konsthall, Växjö....................................................................................................................................................1992

Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar........................................................................................................................................1992

Galleri Skånes Konst, Malmö..........................................................................................................................................1993

BO - 93, Karlskrona konsthall, Karlskrona.......................................................................................................................1993

Moritsbestei (university), Leipzig, Germany.....................................................................................................................1996

Kulturvagnen, an opera in a train, Stockholm, Malmö, Gothenburg...................................................................................1996

"SOS" in Bo Jonssons space, Malmö.............................................................................................................................1999

Gallery Rostrum, Malmö................................................................................................................................................2000

Thors Lodge, New Jersey, USA.....................................................................................................................................2002

Open Windows, Malmö.................................................................................................................................................2003

Studio-SOS, Malmö......................................................................................................................................................2005

BBK, Båstad.................................................................................................................................................................2008

Group Shows (selections)

 Unga tecknare, The National gallery, Stockholm........................................................................................................... 1969 & 1971

Scrap Sculpture, Kungsängen, Stockholm......................................................................................................................1973

"Östgötakonst", Umeå, Luleå and Kiruna museum..........................................................................................................1975

700 years jubilee, Museum of art, Linköping...................................................................................................................1987

"Kolon och Kolloner", Sculptures in the Cathedralpark, .................................................................................................1989

"FLOW", The Gallery of fine art,  .................................................................................................................................1986 &1988

"The new operahouse", 4 artists, Linköping....................................................................................................................1989

Portes ouvertes a la Scandinavie, Paris............................................................................................................................1990

 "PALAET" The museum for contemporary art, Roskilde...............................................................................................1990

"PIC NIC 90", Sculptures, Östergötlands läns museum.................................................................................................. 1990

Salon Jeunne Peinture, Grand Palais, Paris......................................................................................................................1991

BIG SCALE, sculptures and paintings, Gallery KC, Malmö.............................................................................................1991

1st International Biennal of Grafic, Györ, Hungary.......................................................................................................... 1991

"OUI", RIX Gallery, Linköping, with artists from Jeunne peinture in Paris..................................................................... ...1991 

SYNTESIS, Jeunne Peinture, Grand Palais, Paris.............................................................................................................1992

Recontre Européan de sculpture contemporaine, Rouen, France.......................................................................................1992

European Contemporary Art La Pau Gallery, Art Center, Hong Kong................................................................................1992

Musée Nicolais Poussin, Les Anderlys, France.................................................................................................................1992

Sculpture Biennale in Kongens Haeve, Copenhagen..........................................................................................................1992

Via Bonum, Båtsmanskasernen, Karlskrona konsthall.......................................................................................................1993

"Konststafetten", Gallery Mors Mössa, Gothenburh.........................................................................................................1994

RCS, StubnitzRaum schiff, Baltic Sea, Germany and Sweden.......................................................................................... 1994

Art Huts, Scaniaparken in Malmö together with artists from the Baltic sea area...................................................................1994

"A Hard Days Night", Moritzbestei, Leipzig, Germany (with Anna Kindvall)......................................................................1996

"INTERLOPE", Kulturverket, Halmstad, Sweden (with Anna Kindvall).............................................................................1996

"HAPAX", Gallery Titanic, Turku, Findland (with Anna Brag)..........................................................................................1996

Shajah Arts Biennal, Dubaj, U.A.E...................................................................................................................................1997

2nd Johannesburg Art Biennale, South Africa...................................................................................................................1997

Art and Digital Development, Lindköping Art Center, Linköping.......................................................................................1998

"HÅLLPLATS" Gallery Rostrum in Karlskrona Art Center, Båtsmanskasernen.................................................................1999

Sculptures toward the year 2000, Skissernas museum, Lund, Sweden...............................................................................1999

The future and the bridge, Malmö museum......................................................................................................................2000

HÅLLPLATS 2, Le Genie de la Bastille, des Metallos, Paris............................................................................................2000

BOAT, Karlskrona Art Center........................................................................................................................................2001

HÅLLPLATS 3, Passagen, Linkoping Art Center...........................................................................................................2002

SOS, Staffanstorp Art Center, Staffanstorp...................................................................................................................2002

SOS at White House, Bowery, New York.....................................................................................................................2002

HÅLLPLATS 4, with SOS and Gallery Rostrum.......................................................................................................... 2002

HÅLLPLATS 5, Amsterdam........................................................................................................................................2004

Gallery Rostrum, With artists from WG-Amsterdam......................................................................................................2005

 

Activityes, Happenings, Actions and Projects (selections)

"NOW" Nu, Multimedia art in the gallery of fine art in Linköping (with Hans Björn and Inger Quick)............................... 1984

"Winter" The museum of art, Norrköping, Sweden........................................................................................................1985

"Art and potatoes", Main library in Linköping, Sweden..................................................................................................1986

"Lárt Dámour", Rock Dámour, Linköping, Sweden.......................................................................................................1986 - 89

Via Bonum, Art in the Cityes and traffic envirnments, Malmö, Sweden...........................................................................1989 - 96

ART LAB, Laboratory for monumental art in environments, Malmö, Sweden (With Kenneth Croneland)........................1990 - 93

REFLEXUS part one, Malmö, sweden (with Anna Brag)..............................................................................................1994

ART HUTS, Scaniaparken in Malmö...........................................................................................................................1994

"RCS" (Remote control Studio), Malmö.....................................................................................................................1994

Projects, Stockholm Art Fair, Stockholm...................................................................................................................1994

Studio - Ex, a central for art and communication, Malmö............................................................................................1995

"art & visions" a factory for producing artworks, Malmö...........................................................................................1993 - 96

X-Land, Trach, Landscaping and art, Malmö (with Stefan Pöntinen)...........................................................................1993 - 96

"OGGI COME OGGI" an operainstallation at kulturvagnen, Malmö - Stockholm - Gothenburg, Sweden.....................1996

Open Windows -96, a studio for producing multimedia art, Malmö.............................................................................1996

SOS - the spirit of sweden, Malmö (with Malin Carlberg and Stefan Pöntinen)............................................................1999 -2006

Studio - SOS, art, music, design and events, Malmö (with Malin Carlberg), Work in Progress.....................................2006 -

 

Performances

 Hommage to a fisch, Des Metallos, Paris................................................................................................................  2000

1:a May, Gallery Rostrum, Malmö............................................................................................................................ 2000

NOA, Gallery Rostrum, Malmö................................................................................................................................ 2000

Performance Sabotage, Svalöv, Sweden....................................................................................................................2000

"Hipp Hipp Hurra", Malmö, Paris, Malmö.................................................................................................................2001

Jungman Jansson, Passagen, Linköping Art Center, Linköping...................................................................................2002

SOS, Staffanstorp Art Center, Staffanstorp, Sweden.................................................................................................2003

NOA IV, Berlin, Germany .......................................................................................................................................2003

NOA V, WG, Amsterdam........................................................................................................................................2004

NOA VI, WG, Amsterdam......................................................................................................................................2004

NOA VII, Gallery Rostrum, Malmö.........................................................................................................................2005

 

Stage Designs

Elefantmannen, MOOMSteatern in Malmö (with Louise Callander)..........................................................................  2007

Bortbytingen, MOOMSteatern in Malmö................................................................................................................. 2008

 

Public Works 

Wallpainting at Berzeliusskolan, Linköping...............................................................................................................1979

Sgraffiti, Skäggetorpsskolan, Linköping...................................................................................................................1984

Sgraffiti, Tallbacksskolan, Malmslätt........................................................................................................................1985

"SOLVÄNDA" 12 sculpures and 12 paintings, one obelisk and a parc, Lambohov, Sweden......................................1987

"ASAIKONER, 4 paintings at the university, Linköping............................................................................................1989

"BATSEBA", Sculpturegroup in the cathedralparc, Linköping..................................................................................1990

BREAKDEANCE, Limhamn, Malmö.......................................................................................................................1991

NOA/ARK, Vårdhögskolan, Trelleborg...................................................................................................................1992

"ARC", Entrésculpture to Malmö south, Lorenzborg/Bellevy....................................................................................1993

Prices

 Prix Entranger, Salon jeunne peinture, Grand Palais, Paris........................................................................................1992

Grants (scholarships)

 San Michele Capri, Italy........................................................................................................................................ 1979

Liljesonska konststipendiet......................................................................................................................................1981

Stilles Skulptörsstipendium.....................................................................................................................................1988

BKF......................................................................................................................................................................1990

BKF (for artprojects).............................................................................................................................................1990&-91 &-93

The museum of art in Malmö.................................................................................................................................1996

TCOs kulturstipendium, Stockholm.......................................................................................................................1997

 

Teaching

 Folkuniversitetet in Linköping, art........................................................................................................................ 1979 - 1983

Lunnevads folkhögskola, art..................................................................................................................................1986 - 1988

KKV, monumentasculpure, Malmö........................................................................................................................1990

Af - kultur syd, art in the traffic environments, Malmö.............................................................................................1992

Konstskolan in Kristianstad, Kristianstad. Sculpture...............................................................................................1997 - 2001

Vingaskolan, paintings and drawings, Malmö.........................................................................................................2001 -2005

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