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Michel Östlund
Born 1955 in Uppsala, Sweden.


Education
Uppsala University
Beckmans Design School

Artist and designer
Curator
Chairman of Laterna Magica (Filmsociety for silent movie, Bergmanfilms)
Chairman of IAA (International Artist Association, Sweden)


Singel exhibitions
Saint John the Divine, New York
Galleri Felissimo, New York
Trygve Lie Gallery, New York
Rockefeller Chapel, Chicago
Swedish American Museum, Chicago
Gustavus, Minneapolis
Museum Morskie, Gdansk
Swedish Embassy, Rome
Swedish Embassy, Warsaw
The Great Church, Stockholm
Uppsala Cathedral, Uppsala
Old Uppsala Church
Galleri Marten Pers Spring, Brantevik


Awards
Nordic Council 1980
Dallas 1987 ( International designcompetition)
Los Angeles 1988 ( International designcompetition)
The Grand Award of Design, Stockholm 2002
Art Honor Award, New York 2005
Swedish Bible Society Award 2011


Films
Radioteatern
Her
Memento Vitae


Music
Music compossed to Michel Östlunds art:
Thomas Willstedt, Sweden
John Nurmi, USA
Jon Romer, USA
Marek Czernicwicz, Polen


Books
Apostles
Birgitta, Quotations and Portraits
A Glimse into Paradise
Linnaeus & Hydra
Memento Mori


Official commission
Official designer Jubilee of Linneus, 2007
Official gift of art to the Pope Johannes Paul
Official gift of art to the Emperor of Japan, Royalties
Nordic Countries
Strindberg Jubilee 2012