I'm back from megangst.com and I'm here to stay!
Nothing much is happening on this site these days. The same goes for my
own, personal artwork. Since May 2008 I have a joint project together
with a colleague and a friend, Paul Forsberg. The project will be exhibited
in March 2011. Follow our project at: www.megangst.com
Christmas lounge at Nordhemskonst,
Opening Saturday Dec 4 at 12-4 PM.
Solo show Sept 25 - Nov 15 at Tidaholms Museum, Sweden
now been launched... Please be patient, there's more to come...
Invited to make a solo show at Göteborgs
Konstförening in January 2010. Time for champagne, now and then...
February 18 - August 30 2009
Exhibited at Gothenburg Art Museum: Finnish Contemporary Art from the
Finally, I’ll leave my Bohemian style loft, where I’ve lived
for the past 12 years and move into this pretty ordinary flat with a lifetime
rental contract, which I can switch to any other rental contract in Sweden.
These contracts are practically impossible to get, so this is to be considered
like winning in lotto! A huge change for me but my art will go on…
Here are some images from 'The project'!
Joy of Work, Featuring Kostmann
Hasta la vista, Featuring Konrad (sketch for a painting)
SOLD again - Bukowskis sold two of my images!
Modern Autumn Auction 2008, Item Nr 550
Modern Autumn Auction 2008, Item Nr 551
Welcome to an opening Saturday September 27th at
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What a beautiful place Lofoten, Norway is! I just have to go back...
A New Perspective, Learning by doing. 2008
A New Perspective, 13th Attempt. 2008
Working on a new project ’The project’ together with my closest
friend, Paul Forsberg, a painter…
In the beginning of August we go to this island, Öland, just outside
of Sweden’s east coast to do some shooting and filming… Our
professor at School of Photography, Tuija Lindström who’s living
on the island will be assisting us.
First images available some time during September.
But before all this I go to Lofoten, an archipelago and a traditional
district in the county of Nordland, Norway.
If you ever go to Paris, do not miss THE place for drinks: Le Sorba, 137
rue de Faubourg du Temple (M Belleville). Say HELLO from the crazy Finn
and the handsome Swede (Paul), and you're home safe! And I thank 22 Pistepirkko
for a great show at Cafe de la Danse on May the 2nd! Good news: A new
year starts on May 26th 2008 - remembering my friend Jakob who left us
that date 2007 - life goes on...
SOLD again - Bukowskis sold one of my images from the series Random Homes.
Modern Spring Auction 2008, Item 527
Goa in India is the place to be! That’s the closest you get to a
paradise. No wonder all the hippies went there and never came back! It’s
all there… And I’m going back as soon possible…
SAATCHI GALLERY IN LONDON
contacted me today!!! I'm
off to buy some champagne!
- Going through my negatives, scanning stuff I've never showed anywhere.
Not yet e.g.!
- Booked and payed for my trip to INDIA. I will land in that warmer climate
Feb 25th. At last.
It’s Finland’s Independence Day! Finland is 90 years old today.
I thank the Finns who beat the shit out of The Russians. Guess what I’m
doing today... Drinking lots of champagne and dancing Finnish tango, all
Group show at Kaliningrad State Art Gallery
Opening Nov 9th at 236039, Kaliningrad, Moskovskiy prospect, 60-62
SOLD again - Bukowskis sold two of my imagesfrom my series New Perspective!
A friend of mine, Jakob, took his own life May the 26th. The funeral was
a month later, June 26th. I am now
photographing his last walk from his place to the highest bridge here
It's all gone in 3 seconds with the speed of 110 km/hour...
Nordhems Konst (a local gallery in Gothenburg) is exhibiting parts of
my art work through out the summer 2007.
There web will be on line shortly: www.nordhemskonst.com
Bukowskis SOLD one of my images again!
Modern Spring Catalogue 2007 No. 543
The Hungarian Photo Magazine 'Fotómüvészet' publishes
several images of mine and there's
even an interview with me which is really funny and good, thanks to Andras
HAPPY HOLIDAYS! I'm not doing any of that Christmas stuff... well, maybe
some champagne since it was a while ago...
HAPPY NEW YEAR 2007!
Listen to my interview (in Swedish) on Swedish
NOTE! When you're there, choose December the 4th at 12.00-12.30.
In London, visiting my professor, Tuija Lindström from The School
and see my solo show at Nordhemsgatans Konst & Antik, Nordhemsgatan
Opening on Nov 25th 2006 at 1pm.
Bukowskis SOLD my Tango.
The Bukowski Catalogue is online, and there it is, my Tango:
Modern Autumn Catalogue 2006 No. 541
Check out my latest work Totems.
Working with an image for the Cityborderlands show. 26th of October the
exhibition opens in Copenhagen at Frederiks Bastion. It runs untill the
30 th of November. Opening hours and location at www.nordenifokus.dk
25 th of January - Reykjavik, The Nordic House. Here the exhibition is
on until March 11th 2007. Opening hours and address at www.nordice.is/english/
Became 40 years and spent the day in Helsinki with my closest friends
from both Sweden and Finland.
One of my MA-images,
Tango, will be for sale at The
Bukowski Auction in Stockholm, Sweden during fall 2006!
Met this amazing woman, Gunda
Patzke, an agent, in Gothenburg a few months ago and now she is representing
me! This calls for more champagne!
Thank you, Konstnärsnämnden/The
Arts Grants Committee for the work grant!
I had plenty of champagne tonight. Kippis!
Check out my latest work: City Spaces
Metsähuone: Forest Room
14 - Sept 3 2005
Forest Room exhibited at Galerie
Poller, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
24 - July 3 2005
Showing work at photographers:network, selection 2005, Studio Thomas Kellner,
Cheminements: Le programme continue avec
le Centre de photographie
Le Depeche, France
"Cheminements": un succes des
la premiere journee
Le Depeche, France
ArtZimut supplement a FLASHebdo, France
L'expo "Cheminements" arpente
Le Depeche, France
30 - May 29 2005
Forest Room exhibited at Centre
de photographie de Lectoure, Lectoure, France
22 - May 29 2005
Random Homes exhibited at VB-Photographic
Centre, Kuopio, Finland
11 - March 20 2005
Random Homes exhibited at Fotografins
Hus, Stockholm, Sweden
My thoughts and sympathies are with all the people who have lost their
lives, beloved ones and homes in South East Asia...
Gothenburg from above - Sarianna Metsähuone
shows pictures of every day life from a new perspective (in Swedish)
GT/Expressen (Evening paper), Sweden
23 - Nov 28 2004
City Spaces & Random Homes exhibited together
Digital snapshots from the exhibition!
Random Homes & Forest Room exhibited at ValentinByhr, Gothenburg,
"Hotar du mig sänker jag dig, trust
...sketching new work
11 2004 08:05 am
Tune in on The Swedish Radio P2 on the internet and listen to my "summer
I talk about my photography, my tattoos, my son, my divorce and my Finnish
It'll all be in Finnish and I also play good Finnish music like The Flaming
front of the camera for a change...on a motorbike...
Göteborgs-Posten (Newspaper), Sweden
Short listed for PhotoEspana, Descubrimientos 04. Portfolio review June
8 - June 5 2004
Exhibition at Kunsthalle Vitehall, Kungsbacka, Sweden
A review (in Finnish) of my exhibition at Lowe in Helsinki, Finland
The world seen with the eyes of a bungee jumper
Helsingin Sanomat (Newspaper), Helsinki, Finland
I continue my work on the City Spaces-project and its' Gothenburg part
See the first photographs
Exhibition at Lowe, Helsinki, Finland
Private and Public Rooms – Four Variations Of
The Birds' Eye View
Göteborgs-Posten writes about Iris grant
Tough competition for the grants
Göteborgs-Posten (Newspaper), Sweden
I receive Iris grant for my work City Spaces
I start the photographings of my City Spaces-project
See some of
the photographs and documentation from Helsinki
I represent Finland on the billboard exhibition Women
2003 in Copenhagen, Denmark
I receive a grant from The Cultural Foundation
of Finland for
my work City Spaces