Bjørn Wangen

Visual artist. Lives and works in Malmö since 1987. Bjørn mainly works with installations, drawing and robotics. He has exhibited at numerous occasions and venues in Sweden and abroad, and run different art projects. He has received Swedish Arts Grants Committee working grant several times. Educated at the art academies in Trondheim, Norway and Gothenburg, Sweden. MFA.
http://www.bjornwangen.se/
Sweden

Artwork:
Vague Meadow

Some images

Some images

The last two weeks I've added 90 plants. www.700dandelions.bjornwangen.se/ ... More Information
Thoughts on Vague Meadow

Thoughts on Vague Meadow

Notions about place inform my ongoing work with Vague Meadow. I’m trying to think about place as dystopia. That is, at the brink of anthropocen (www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jun/15/timothy-morton-anthropocene-philosopher ), I ask if ... More Information
dandelion-progress

dandelion-progress

Bjørn has planted his dandelions at Hyllie. Follow the process at 700dandelions.bjornwangen.se ... More Information
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Dandelions on the move

I’m now taking up a large number of plants at the croft. They are planted in pots made of newspaper paper and placed in the shadow to rest. Each plant ... More Information
Dandelion progress

Dandelion progress

Bjørn has seeded dandelions – we are waiting to see if they show up. Once they are growing, he suggests that he might show you where to pick them. Follow ... More Information