Photographer and artist. Born 1976 in Örebro, Sweden. Based in Stockholm.  

Stefans work is deeply based around the human condition and his projects often transitioning between documentary and conceptual projects. In 2010 he released his first monograph - The Family. A project and book that got much attention worldwide. 

Monographs

1). The Family, Nouvel Publishing ISBN 978-91-978263-0-3

Released april 2010. Awarded with the Swedish design award ”Swedish Book Art” and chosen in Photo-Eyes list Book of the year 2011

2.) Irkutsk, Russia 28.06.14, Nouvel Publishing ISBN 978-91-978263-1-0.

Released december 2014

 

Solo Exhibitions

Romskt kulturcentrum, Stockholm, Sweden 2006

Arbetets Museum, Norrköping, Sweden 2007

Galleri London, Uppsala, Sweden 2007

Marmara Otel, Istanbul, Turkey 2007

Marie Laveau, Stockholm, Sweden 2008

Galleri Neun Plus, Berlin, Germany 2008

Galleri Format, Malmö, Sweden 2010

Zita, Stockholm, Sweden 2010

Härnösands Konsthall, Sweden 2011

Luma Kulturhus, Stockholm, Sweden 2011

KG52, Stockholm, Sweden 2011  

Istanbul Hatirasi / Fotograf Evi Istanbul 2012

Black Door Gallery, Örebro, Sweden 2012

Gallery RALF, Stockholm, Sweden 2014

 

Group Exhibitions 2002 - 2012

Galleri Optimon, Istanbul, Turkey

Deutsch-Türkisches Forum, Stuttgart, Germany

Galleri Kontrast, Stockholm, Sweden

Bildens Hus, Sundsvall, Sweden

Bursa University, Bursa, Turkey

Yildiz University, Istanbul, Turkey

Silver agency, Stockholm, Sweden

Planket, Stockholm, Sweden

Galleri Kontrast, FRAMED, Sweden

 

Residences

Atelier de Visu, Marseille, France 2009

L.A.F, Prauge, Czech Republic 2009

 

Shortlists

Shortlisted for Elliot Erwitt Fellowship 2016

Shortlisted for Oscar Barnack Award 2012 with the serie STASIS (now FICTION)

Shortlisted Fotofestiwal 2012 Lodz with the serie STASIS (now FICTION)

 

Screenings

Recountres D´Arle 2012 - Oscar Barnack Award / STASIS (now FICTION)

Lodz Photofestival 2012 / STASIS (now FICTION)

 

Grants

Helge Axson Johnson foundation 2005

Längmanska foundation 2006, 2007 and 2011

Swedish Author foundation 2007 and 2010

Swedish Art Council 2008

Swedish Art Council 2009

Swedish Art Council for 2 year 2010 and 2011

Swedish Art Council for 2 year 2015 and 2016