Malin Griffiths

Born 1973 in Hallsberg, Sweden. Lives and works in Kungsbacka and Gothenburg.

malinhellson@hotmail.com

+46 709 39 7173


Education: 

2014-2016 Degree of Master of Fine Arts in Photography, Valand Academy. University of Gothenburg 

2011-2014 Degree of Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography, Valand Academy. University of Gothenburg 

2010-2011 Fotolinjen, Art College, Folkuniversitetet Gothenburg 

2010 Fotoutbildning Kvällsskola, gestaltande inriktning, Art College, Folkuniversitetet Gothenburg 

1991-1994 Barn och Ungdomspedagogisk examen, Fritidspedagog, Örebro universitet


Exhibitions

Upcoming solo exhibition at Hallsbergs Konsthall, 17/2-14/3 2018. 

2017

Konst just nu! – Nyutexaminerade konstnärer på turné. Folkets Hus & Parker, mars-sept 2017.

  • Kiruna Folkets Hus.
  • Rågsveds Folkets Hus, Nya. 
  • Söråkers Folkets Hus.
  • Trollhättans Folkets Hus.

2016

Examined & Exposed, Master Students at Valand Academy’s Photo Program. Cecilia Hillström Gallery, Stockholm. Curator: Niclas Östlind

Enact, Graduation exhibition from Valand Academy MFA Photography & MFA Fine Art 2016. Göteborgs Konsthall. Gothenburg. 

Moving Art Project 2016, Touring group exhibition (mars-may 2016)

  • Stockholm: 21-27 mars, Sergelgatan 8-10
  • Falun: 31 mars-3 april, Åsgatan 27
  • Karlstad: 7-10 april, TBA
  • Växjö: 14-17 april, Tegnérgallerian
  • Jönköping: 21-24 april, Gamla Systembolaget (Trädgårdsgatan 7)
  • Malmö: 28 april-1 maj, Mitt Möllan (Claesgatan 8)
  • Göteborg: 5-8 maj, Ernst Rosén (Rudedammsgatan 6)
  • Östersund: 12-15 maj, Lat63 (Drontvägen 2)


2015

The Overview Effect, (MFA2 Photo Valand + BFA3 Textil HDK), A-venue, Gothenburg (18 nov-5dec)

The Overview Effect, MFA2 Photo Valand, Fotogalleri Format, Malmö. 

Spring exhibition, Academy of Valand, Gothenburg

2014

Intervention - Photography between indifference and difference, MdF Berlin, Galerie in der Sozialkasse, Berlin 

Ny Nordisk Fotografi 2014, Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg 

Graduation Exhibition, Valand Academy BFA Photo, Röda Stens Konsthall, Gothenburg 

BILDBILD, Galleri Rotor & Rotor2, Gothenburg 

Klubb High Time, Pusterviksteatern, Gothenburg 

2013 

Ett Obetydligt Korn av Mening, Galleri Monitor, Gothenburg (solo)

To Be With Art Is All We Ask - Academy of Valand, Gothenburg 

2012 

Spring Exhibition, Academy of Valand , Gothenburg 

A Table Exhibition, Copenhagen, Copenhagen Photo Festival 

Monday Projects, Academy of Valand, Gothenburg 

2011 

Fotografiet är dött - Länge leve fotografi, Academy of Valand , Gothenburg 

Planket, Gothenburg 

Graduation Exhibition, Fotolinjen, Art College, Frölunda Kulturhus 


Curating: 

2012 The Corridor Expands: A Mind Map-As-Exhibition, co-curated with Christopher Landin and Deborah Fronko, Galleri Rotor, Gothenburg 


Grants:

Stiftelsen AAA 2015

Adlerbertska Stipendiestiftelsen 2015

Adlerbertska Stipendiestiftelsen 2013 

Charlotte och Otto Mannheimers stipendie 2014 

Charlotte och Otto Mannheimers stipendie 2013 

Charlotte och Otto Mannheimers stipendie 2012


Published in:

Format Magazine. Why Plants Are Having An Art World Moment? – Jill Blackmore Evans, 09.01.2017

https://www.format.com/magazine/features/art/plants-photography-art-world-trend

2014 New Nordic Photography, The Victor Fellowships 10 Year Anniversary Issue

Enact, exhibition catalog. Master students in Photo and Fine Art, Valand Academy. 2016. Graphic designer: Aron Kullberg. Edited by curator Alida Ivanov. 


Represented in various private collections in Sweden.

Konstföreningen Spiran

Folkets Hus & Parker.


 

Using Format