JOHAN ANDRÉN

artist and photographer,
Oslo / Gothenburg




︎    CV / about

︎    commissioned photography


TO SEE IS TO EXPOSE ONESELF TO LIGHT, TO LET ONESELF BE IMPRESSED BY THE WORLD


Shown at BLOOM_, a groupshow at Vulkano, Gothenburg, May 6th – 7th 2022.

Unique silver gelatin prints with direct positive paper, artist built frames. Series of 5 prints, each print: 10 x 12,5cm, frame: 31 x 38,5 x 2,5cm.

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SUNBLIND


Solo show at Skylight, Oslo, April 13th 19:29 – 21:29 (opened an hour before sunset, closed an hour after the sun had set). 

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I SEE THAT YOU SEE ME


Public art for the Ambulance Station in Ålem, Sweden, commissioned by Region Kalmar Län in 2021.

Silkscreen print of found photograph on silk fabric, 240 x 180cm.

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DUO SHOW


Duo show with Vilde Blom at Macken, a gallery at the site of an abandoned gas station. Malmö, June 19th – 30th 2021.

Reproductions of risograph prints, sculptures in hard candy and jelly (dissolving during the duration of the exhibition).

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AMONG OTHER THINGS


Window exhibition at Gallery Format, showing a selection of photographs from a larger series of still lifes. Malmö, June 3rd – August 8th 2021.

“There might be something liberating in not ascribing the things anything else than what can be seen in them, both for the things themselves and for the spectator. ‘To see is to forget the name of the thing one sees’, but maybe also the absence of a name can make us see.“ Full text here.

7 translucent vinyl prints mounted onto windows, various dimensions, backlit during night time. 

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