richard krantz

artist based in Malmö, Sweden.




























                                                                                                                      








                                                                                           

                                    
                                                                                      

                                                                                                             
Richard Krantz,
born 1989, Götene, Sweden

Education:

-Master of Fine Art, dept. of Fine Art, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden, 2015 - 2017
-Bachelor of Fine Art, dept. of Fine Art, The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK, 2011 - 2014
-Ölands Konstskola I & II, Ölands Folkhögskola, Skogsby, Sweden, 2009 - 2011

Selected projects/ texts/exhibitions/etc by year:

2018
-’Hypersleep’, group show, Crum Heaven, Stockholm (SE). 
-Work (”zzz” (2018)) published in Sci-Fi is for Real #13, independent zine, ed. Niklas Wallenborg.
-Work (’’Free Wi-Fi” (2017)) featured in short film Waryaa, by dir. Salad Hilowle. Screening at national TV (SVT, (SE)) and Folkets Bio.
-’Filmdagar på Crum’, video festival, Crum Heaven, Stockholm (SE).
-’Dept of Ways and Means’, duo-show with Katarina Sylvan, Platform Gallery, Stockhom (SE)
-’Den Mjuka Vägen’, group show (co-curator & artist) , Deeper&Darker International, Malmö (SE)
-Guest teacher at Ölands Konstskola (SE)

2017
-’Inside Voyager in Outer Space’, group show, HangmenProjects, Stockholm (SE)
-’PLX Goes Offshore, comissioned artist for Tjäröfestivalen, Tjärö (SE)
-’Crum Heaven #3’, group show, Crum Heaven, Stockholm (SE)
-’Konstfacks Vårutställning’, group show, Konstfack, Stockholm (SE)
-PIPETT 1, MFA Essay, published at Konstfack dept. of Fine Art.
-’Impasse Finesse Neverness, group show, Museu de Arqueologica e Etnologia, Salvador (BR)
-Lecture / Presentation at Konstfack Research Week (SE)

2016
-’Spring Screen’, film festival, Galleri Fisk, Bergen (NO)
-’Life will find a way’, MFA solo show, Galleri Konstfack, Stockholm (SE)
-’Ett rosalätt skimmer’, duo-show with Carl Krantz, Götene Konstförening, Götene (SE)
-’White Mountain’ (2015-16), solo presentation with YAKA, CCA Intermedia, Glasgow (UK)
-’It felt so good up there’, group show, Platform Gallery, Stockholm (SE)
-Charcoal man / Dushen, works published in Gränser: En Antologi, Dynamo Förlag (isbn: 978-91-983-04909 )

2015
-’Black Hole’, solo presentation with YAKA, Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow (UK)
-’Pheonix Bursary Exhibtion’, group show, Reid Gallery, Glasgow (UK)
-The world’s first patriot, work publishied in Tidningen Jelly #1

2014
-’SO IT IS’, group show (co-curator w. YAKA + artist), The Briggait + offsites, Glasgow (UK)
-’Mouthfeel’, group show, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh (UK)
-Artist in residence at RUD AIR, Laxarby (SE)
-’Endurance’, group show, Govan Hill Baths, Glasgow (UK)
-’Vision&Values’, members group show, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow (UK)
-’Drawing exhibtion’, Wimbledon College of Art, London (UK)

2013
-’From Plinth to Popcorn’, screening event, CCA Cinema, Glasgow (UK)
-’SPOLE’, self-published zine, with Carl Krantz
-Andres Slominski och den onödiga konsten, essay published in Tidningen Kulturen.
-’Djävlar Anamma’, group show, Studio 41, Glasgow (UK)
-’GLOMA’, group show, C/ Atocha 43 Local, Madrid (ES)
-’3 Year Sculpture’, group show, Grace & Clark Fyfe Gallery, Glasgow (UK)
-’Seeking Space’, screening event, Artists in Bushwick, New York City (US)

2012
-’Sydonsten’, group show, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar (SE)
-Human Cannonball, (w. Carl Krantz),  work published in Comic Royale #4 (isbn:  978-91-637-0749-0 )

2011
-’Konstfilmsturnén’, film festival, Biograf Bian, Eslöv (SE) 
-’Bionnalen’, film festival, Filmuséet, Kristianstad (SE)
-’NAMN ÅLDER KÖN’, group show, Kalmar Konstmuseum (SE)

Grants / stipends:
-Swedish Arts Grants Committee (Konstnärsnämnden), one-year working grant, 2018
-Axel N. Anderssons Stiftelses travel grant, 2016
-Stiftelsen AAA, 2016
-Västra Götalandsregionen, K-Pengar, 2016
-Hope Scott Trust (awarded to YAKA), 2015
-GSA / Scottish Government 6-month working grant (Phoenix Bursary), 2014
-Sparbanksstiftelsen Skaraborg, Ekrosen, 2014
-Västra Götalandsregionen, K-Pengar, 2014
-Stiftelsen Sigurd och Elsa Goljes Minne, 2013

Represented in collections:
-Private collectors
-Götene Konstförening
















                                                                                                       
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