CURRICULUM VITAE

Born: Solna, Sweden 1973

Education:

1997-99 Institute for Metal Design, Konstfack, Stockholm
Master of Fine Art

1994-97 Institute for Metal Design, Konstfack, Stockholm
Bachelor of Fine Art

1993-94 Ålands Hantverkscentrum

Solo Exhibitions:

2016

"Body Armor", Livrustkammaren, Stockholm

2012

"MADE BY:", Eskilstuna Konstmuseum, Eskilstuna

2009

"A Body of Work", Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm
"Views of Order", Gallery Platina, Stockholm

2002

"Åsa Lockner", Olle Olson Huset, Solna

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2015

"From the Coolest Corner", Galleri Handwork, Munich, Germany
Thomas Cohn Gallery, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Platina, Stockholm, Sweden

2014

"From the Coolest Corner", The Danish Design Museum, Copenhagen Denmark The Designmuseum, Helsinki, Finland
The Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design, Tallin, Estonia
The Röhsska Museum for Craft and Design, Göteborg, Sweden
Lithuanian Art Museum, Vilnius, Lithuania
"Smycka Halsen" Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm

2013

"From the Coolest Corner", The Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo, Norway

2012

"Signerat", Falkenbergs Museum, Sweden
"Frame" Schmuck, Munich, Germany

2011

"Skimrande silver", Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden
"Sensibelt", Konsthandeln, Stockholm, Sweden
"Signerat", Architecture Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
Form and Design Center, Malmö, Sweden
"Just Swedish Metal" Tong-In Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
"Platina For Pleasure", Form and Design Center, Malmö, Sweden

2010

"Been There Done That", Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
"l’éducation sentimentale", Espace Solidor in Cagnes-Sur-Me, France
"Konstslöjdsalongen", Arkitekturmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden
"Inte bara Bling-Bling", Falkenbergs Museum, Sweden
"In the Woods", Gallery Norsu, Helsinki, Finland

2009

The Schoonhoven Silver Award exhibition, Design Museum, Gent, Belgium
Pinakothek Der Moderne, Munich, Germany
“Horror Vacui”, The Manchester Craft & Design Centre, Manchester, England
The Bielak Gallery, Krakow, Poland
“Sakernas Tillstånd”, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
“Hit My Eye”, Gustavsbergs Konsthall, Gustavsberg, Sweden
“Theres No Place Like Home”, Galleri Platina, Stockholm, Sweden
“8+8”, The Swedish-Finnish Cultural Center, Hansaari, Finland,
Eskilstuna Konstmuseum, Eskilstuna, Sweden
"NANO", Studio 44, Stockholm, Sweden
"The Dream And The Dreamer", Londons Fashion & Textile Museum, London, England
Konstslöjdsalong 2009, Röhsska Museum, Göteborg, Sweden
"Ten Years of Beauty", Galleri Platina, Stockholm, Sweden

2008

”Collect”, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England
”Horror Vacui” Touring Exhibition in Germany
”Jubilee Friends” Gallery Simon, Yokohama, Japan
"Cufflinks", Heidi Lowe Gallery, USA

2007

”Love Signs”, Platina, Stockholm, Sweden
Enter Platina Jewellery, Galleri Nivå 125, Båstad, Sweden

2005

”Konceptdesign”, The National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
”Inspired by Nature”, Bergianska Trädgården, Stockholm, Sweden
”Konceptdesign”, Form Design Center, Malmö, Sweden
”Swedish Style”, Tokyo Japan
"The Silver" Trienal Touring Exhibition, Germany & Denmark
“Konceptdesign”, Fiskars, Finland
LOD at Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden

2002
It’s a long way to the top…”, Gallery Signerat Silver, Stockholm, Sweden
Urban Ascetism, The Culture House, Stockholm, Sweden
Exploring Metal, Sculpture to Wear, Los Angeles, USA
The Golden Legacy, Historic Museum, Stockholm
LOD at Galleri Singidinum, Belgrad, Yugoslavia
LOD Breaks New Ground, Gallery Moroten, Stockholm
SOFA, Chicago, USA
“BärbArt”, VIDA Konsthall, Borgholm, Sweden
Creative Centre, Macau, China

2001

"Urban Asketism", Vesterlandske Kunstindustrimuseum,Bergen and
Gallery RAM, Oslo, Norway
Cheong Jubiennale, Korea

2000
Urban Ascetism- Röhsska Museum, Göteborg, Sweden

1999

Talente´99- Munich, Germany
Sitting down with Silver- Kungsberg Museum, Norway
´99 International Craft Exhibition, Itami, Japan
Young Swedish Form- A Travelling exhibition round Sweden

Grants:

2007

Marianne & Sigvard Bernadottes Artist Fond

2006

The Swedish Arts Councils 2 year Working Grant

2000

Estrid Ericsson, for the exhibition "Urban Ascetism"
Helge Ax:son Johnsons stiftelse for a study trip Poland
Sleipnir, for the exhibition ”Urban Ascetism”
The Swedish Arts Councils 2 year Working Grant
IASPIS for study trip to Belgrad
The Swedish Institute for a study trip to Belgrad
Helge Ax:son Johnsons stiftelse for a study trip to Belgrad

1999

J.L. Eklunds Foundation
Solna Towns Culture Stipendium
Kjerséns Memorial Fond
Flemming& Ferngrens Stipendium Fond

Awards:

1999

Excellence Award, ´99 International Craft Exhibition,
Itami, Japan
Åhléns Award for Design & Form

Represented:

The Swedish National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
Röhsska Museum, Gothenburg, Sweden

PracticalExperience:
1998 Spring Term under leadership of Kirsten Clausager & Kasia Gasparski at Guldkompagniet in Copenhagen, Denmark

Foreign Studies:

1997-98 work experience and research into West Africa lost wax casting techniques, with support from the Swedish International Development Agency and the Agyare family, guldsmiths to the Royal Palace of His Royal Highness the Ashantihene in Kumasi, Ghana

Other:

Editor of "Konsthantverkarna 6 decennier" 2014
Director and Curator of Konsthantverkarna, Swedens largest and old Crafts Co-operative 2011-
Board member, vice chairman, in Konsthantverkarna 2010-2011
Guest speaker at IASPIS at the "Been There, Done That” seminar 2010.
Workshop leader at The Centre for Creative Industries, Macau, China 2004 & 2005 & 2009
Guest teacher at Beckmans School of Design in Stockholm 2007, 2008 and 2009.
Produced performed and exhibited together with MADE BY: "RGB" for NICE 08 Nordic Art and Culture Festival at Liverpools 2008 European Capital of Culture Event.
Co-curated and exhibited work in "The Dream And The Dreamer" as part of Londons Fashion & Textile Museums Swedish fashion season. 2007
Commissioned by the Swedish Institute together with Anna Livén West to act as project leader and curator for the jewellery exhibition and workshops in Moscow and Kaliningrad that became “Sweden Extended” in 2006: Also shown in Minsk and Vitebsk 2007 and in Liverpool 2008.
Recruited as crafts expert by KF Project Centre for the building and development of Crafts cooperatives in Laos 2006 and 2007.
Project leader for “Amber and what to do with it”, a project financed by the Swedish Institute in cooperation with the Amber Museum in Kaliningrad. 5 Swedish artists meet 5 Russian artists in Kaliningrad November 2007. Results exhibited at FORM and Konsthantverkarna in Stockholm 2008.
Workshop leader at The Belgrade University of Fine Art 2002

Own company since 1999
Initiator and member of the artists cooperative LOD 1999-2006
Member of Konsthantverkarna since 2005
Founder and partner in ”MADE BY:” since 2006