[Distortion 2015]

DEPICTIONS OF CONTEMPORARY LIFE At first glance, Maria Friberg’s works appear to be stagings of fictitious and dreamlike worlds. At the same time, she uses photography – a medium that is closely associated with reality and that is used as…

[Piles of Dreams 2015]

The Piles of Dreams series circles the theme of Man’s ruthless exploitation of Planet Earth, but also proposes the notion that Mankind has the possibility to create something beautiful from chaos; something constant from the destructive agenda of our age.…

[Days of Eyes 2014]

Days of Eyes (2014) was photographed at the Botanical Garden in Uppsala, Sweden. The images depict figures standing against trees hung with tropical vines. Amongst the vines heavy black cables merge with the existing plant life. We depend on cables…

Behind the scenes interview with C-print

I take C-print behind the scenes of my recent work ”Matador”; a video which allegorizes the fragility of life and which revolves around a vortex of water. The work will be presented at Galleri Andersson Sandström in Stockholm on December 10 as…

The Romantic Postmodernism at Gothenburg ArtMuseum

With works from its own collection, the Gothenburg Museum of Art focuses on romantic strands in postmodernism during the last decades of the 20th century. Characterised as an anti-romantic aesthetic, a remarkable amount of artists of the so-called postmodern era…

Det stora blå/The Big Blue at Gotlandskonstmuseum

Det stora blå visas 13 juni – 1 november 2015 Medverkande konstnärer: Åsa Maria Bengtsson, Karin Broos, Maria Friberg, Ann Frössén, Antti Laitinen och Lovisa Ringborg. Vårt förhållande till vatten inleds redan i fosterstadiet och fortsätter att följa oss livet…