Mats Bergquist

Concav Convex, 2014, encaustic on wood, each 34 x 27 cm
Mats Bergquist, Concav Convex, 2014, encaustic on wood, each 34 x 27 cm

Broken Monochrome, 2014, encaustic on wood, 62 x 50 cm
Mats Bergquist, Broken Monochrome, 2014, encaustic on wood, 62 x 50 cm

Daruma Raku, 2015, Raku ceramic, various sizes
Mats Bergquist, Details of Daruma Raku, 2015, Raku ceramic, various sizes

Enso, 2016, enacaustic on wood, pigment, 100 x 75 cm
Mats Bergquist, Enso, 2016, enacaustic on wood, pigment, 100 x 75 cm

Tango, 2015, encaustic on wood, 30 x 24 cm
Mats Bergquist, Tango, 2015, encaustic on wood, 30 x 24 cm

Icona viola, 2016, encaustic on wood, 17 x 13 cm
Mats Bergquist, Icona viola, 2016, encaustic on wood, 17 x 13 cm

Shadow of a smile, 2014, encaustic on wood, 50 x 200 cm
Mats Bergquist, Shadow of a smile, 2014, encaustic on wood, 50 x 200 cm

Daruma, site-specific installation, January-February 2017, Palazzo Ducale, Genova
Installation view by Mats Bergquist, Daruma, site-specific installation, January-February 2017, Palazzo Ducale, Genova

Ero Solo (solo show), March – April 2016, Milan
Installation view by Mats Bergquist, Ero Solo (solo show), March - April 2016, Milan

Installation view by Mats Bergquist, Ero Solo (solo show), March - April 2016, Milan

Installation view by Mats Bergquist, Ero Solo (solo show), March - April 2016, Milan

Mats Bergquist. Allt Vad Vi Onskat Sonderkysst. Tutto quello che abbiamo sempre desiderato. Consumato di baci (solo show), curated by Alfonso Cariolato, May – July 2015, Atipografia Arzignano (VI)
Installation view of Mats Bergquist. Allt Vad Vi Onskat Sonderkysst. Tutto quello che abbiamo sempre desiderato. Consumato di baci (solo show), curated by Alfonso Cariolato, May - July 2015, Atipografia Arzignano (VI)

Installation view of Mats Bergquist. Allt Vad Vi Onskat Sonderkysst. Tutto quello che abbiamo sempre desiderato. Consumato di baci (solo show), curated by Alfonso Cariolato, May – July 2015, Atipografia Arzignano (VI)

Heart Modulation III: Mats Bergquist, Walter Cascio, Dado Schapira (group show), June 2015, Milan
Installation view of Heart Modulation III: Mats Bergquist, Walter Cascio, Dado Schapira (group show), June 2015, Milan

Installation view of Heart Modulation III: Mats Bergquist, Walter Cascio, Dado Schapira (group show), June 2015, Milan

Installation view of Heart Modulation III: Mats Bergquist, Walter Cascio, Dado Schapira (group show), June 2015, Milan

Gesti e icone: gli encausti di Mats Bergquist al MANN, Chiara Reale, RACNA  Magazine, October 2016
Consumato di baci, Maria Lucia Ferraguti, La Domenica di Vicenza, June 2015
Non tutto è spiegabile a parole, Marco Mioli, Arte Communications, 2015
I quadri-scultura di Mats Bergquist, Rosa Pierno, Trasversale,  September 2011
Mats Bergquist – Less is More, Stefania Portinari, View Magazine, n.8 2004

 

Mats Bergquist was born in Stockholm in 1960. Lives and works  between Italy and Sweden.

Mats Bergquist è nato a Stoccolma nel 1960. Vive e lavora tra l’Italia e la Svezia.

Selected exhibitions

Upcoming:
Stiftung Konzeptuelle Kunst, Soest, Germany 2/12/2017 – 4/03/2018
Marignana Arte, Venice, Italy, May 2018
2017
Wopart, Lugano, Switzerland
Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden
Tomarps Kungsgård, Helsingborg, Sweden 

Incontemporanea, Genova
Biennale Latitudini, Palazzo Ducale di Genova, Italy
2016
Galerie Nanna Preußners, Hamburg
Grossetti Arte Contemporanea, Milan
Gunnar Olsson Gallery, Stockholm
Museo Archeologico di Napoli
2015
Atipografia, Arzignano
Grossetti Arte Contemporanea, Venice
2014
Galleri Peter Weinberger, Copenhagen
2013
Gunnar Olsson Gallery, Stockholm
Galleria Disegno, Mantova
2012
Galleri Peter Weinberger, Copenhagen
Galerie Nanna Preußners, Hamburg
2011
Via Lattea, Kunst-Station Sankt Peter, Cologne
2010
Weinberger Gallery, Copenhagen
Grossetti Arte Contemporanea, Milan
2009
Galleria Johan S, Helsinki
Konstruktiv Tendens, Stockholm
2008
Galleri Peter Weinberger, Copenhagen
Konstruktiv Tendens, Stockholm
2007
Gallerie de Suede, Paris
2006
Nordiska Galleriet, Stockholm
Konstruktiv Tendens, Stockholm
2005
Dalarnas Museum, Falun
2003
Amedeo Porro, Milan
Boffi ShowRoom, Milan
2000
Weinberger Gallery, Copenhagen
1999
Nilufar, Milan
1998
Doktor Glas Gallery, Stockholm
The Gallery, Växjö
Sölvesborg Konsthall
1997
Södermanlands Museum, Nyköping
Galleri Peter Weinberger, Copenhagen
1994
The Gallery, Växjö
Doktor Glas Gallery, Stockholm
Ann Westin Gallery, Stockholm
1991
Eralov Gallery, Rome
1988
The Gallery, Växjö
1987
Christina Gallery, Eskilstuna
Lång Gallery, Malmö
1984
Sten Eriksson Gallery, Norrköping
1983
Gunnar Olsson Gallery, Stockholm