Aeronauter (2002)

Aeronauter (Aeronauts) is a commission for Södersjukhuset hospital in Stockholm, Sweden. In preparation for this work, I was researching classical ceiling paintings in churches and profane buildings. I was always…

No time to fail (2001)

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Somewhere Else, video, 1998

Friberg’s signature is men in suits, such as Somewhere Else (1998). The most known are the protagonists of Almost There (2000) who vacantly stare straight ahead while floating in a…

Almost there (2000)

For weeks, Maria Friberg spent time between 12:00 and 2:00 p.m. sitting in a restaurant in the center of Stockholm’s IT district. She sat and watched the passing business people,…

Trinity (2000)

Three bodies have fallen from the sky. They know nothing about who they are, or where they’ve landed. Their bodies cast sharp shadows on the ground. Is this planet Earth?…