Interested in both high and low brow culture, I play on the notion of the tragicomic in a society that is both civilised and ridiculous. I use this humorous approach acting as a portal that enables us to explore other, more unsavoury emotions. 

b. Stockholm, Sweden. Lives and works in London


2012 MFA in Fine Art, Goldsmiths, University of London

2007 BA Fine Art and Contemporary Critical Theory, Goldsmiths, University of London


2021 FREEPORT, PvK on Sea (Peter von Kant), Opening 26 June - 28 Aug

2021 Solo show at DUVE, Berlin, September

2021 Queen Aubergine, Four You Gallery (online), Dubai 

2018 Soft Bite, 12 Star Gallery, London

2014 Mugshots, Sally Kindberg + Philadelphia PD, Peter von Kant, London 

2008 Hilarious and Hideous, The Hospital Club, London



2021 An Absolute Reality, Tuesday to Friday, Valencia, 19 June - 30 July

2021 John Moores Painting Prize 2020, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

2021 Error Explanation, 68Projects, Berlin

2021 “WO’s Next”, Warehouse Gallery, Hong Kong

2021 Domesticity, curated by Sasha Bogojev, Volery Gallery, Dubai

2020 Arcadia, curated by Barbie Chatsworth, Peter Von Kant (online), London

2020 Bull in a China Shop, Tchotchke Gallery (online), New York, USA

2020 Melancolympics, The Wunderwall, curated by Sasha Bogojev, Antwerp, Belgium

2020 London Now 2020, Space K, Seoul

2020 House of Togetherness, curated by Daria Borisova, Harlesden High Street, London

2019 The World Without Us, APT Gallery, London

2019 /'Meikup/, curated by Sally Kindberg, MOCA, London

2019 Gifc & Velvet Ropes, House of Vans, London

2019 Happy Hour, curated by Roberto Ekholm at Kristin Hjellegjerde Melior Place, London

2019 Modern Finance, Thames Side Studio Gallery, London

2018 Not Dream of Islands, selected by John Chilver and Daniel Pettitt, Palfrey Gallery, London

2018 Secret Charter, The Dulwich Picture Gallery, London

2018 Cave People, with Gideonsson/Londré, Stefanie Hessler and Sally Kindberg curated by 'När man står på ett ben och lutar sig så här', Stockholm,                      Sweden

2017 Piaf (Peckham International Art Fair) 2017 MOCA London Stand 1, London

2017 Nature Morte Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still Life, Guildhall Art Gallery, London

2017 XIX CERVEIRA Cerveira International Art Biennial, Portugal

2017 Domain of Sensible Knowledge, ASC Gallery, London

2017 Nature Morte Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still Life, The Four Domes Pavilion, Branch of the National Museum in Wroclaw, Poland

2016 Summer Mix, Turps Gallery, London

2016 Nature Morte Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still Life, Konsthallen Bohuslän Museum, Uddevalla, Sweden

2015 Anthology 2015, Charlie Smith London

2014 14 / 55, Gem Space, curated by Ron Ziser, London

2013 Turf & Surface, curated by John Chilver, Lion & Lamb, London

2012 Concertina, Dial Zero Artist Group, Tou Scene, Stavanger, Norway

2012 In and Out, Tirana EKSPRES, Tirana, Albania


2008 Jerwood Contemporary Painters Prize, ‘Twenty painters with a great future’, (winner) London


2018 Untitled, painting installation, GlobenHeart AB, Stockholm

2013 BOARDROOM, permanent installation at RTcon AB, Stockholm 

2011 Painting installation, Leif GW Persson, Elghammar


Australia, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Netherlands, South Korea, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States

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This is the London based Swedish artist Sally Kindberg