CV

Curriculum Vitae (selected)

 

Niklas Asker

Lives and works in Malmö, Sweden

 

Education

 

Malmö Comics Art School, Year 2, 2003-2004

Malmö Comics Art School, Year 1, 2001-2002

Örebro Art School (painting), Örebro, 1999-2001

Kuben Art School (painting), Örebro, 1998-1999

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

Wadström Tönnheim Gallery, Malmö, 2018

Galleri Sjögatan Sju, Sundsvall, 2017

Kramfors Konsthall, Kramfors, 2017

Galleri Svalan, Borgholm, 2016

Kristianstadsgatan 16, Malmö, 2015

Galleri Ingela S, Stockholm, 2014

Galleri Jäger & Jansson, Lund, 2014

Galleri Svalan, Borgholm, 2013

Galleri Nils Åberg, Göteborg, 2012

Falsterbo Konsthall, Falsterbo, 2012

Galleri Eklund, Stockholm, 2011

Carina Björck Gallery, Stockholm, 2010

Galleri Silfverberg, Silfverberg & Silverberg, Malmö, 2009

 

Group exhibitions

 

Published By The Artist, IPCNY, New York, 2017

Cabinet Da-End, Galerie Da-End, Paris, 2017

Goya, Galleri Svalan, Borgholm, 2017

24x16, Galleri Rostrum, Malmö, 2016

Stockholm/Malmö, Wadström Tönnheim Gallery, Skanör, 2016

Monster, Galleri Svalan, Borgholm, 2016

Group show, Galerie Leger, Malmö, 2015

Lost in The Woods, Galleri Svalan, 2015

Helvetet, Galleri Svalan, Borgholm, 2014

RE-culture 2, Patras, Greece, 2013

Summer Salon, Galleri Jäger & jansson, Lund, 2013

Spring Salon, Liljevalchs Museum of Art, Stockholm, 2012

Spring Salon, Liljevalchs Museum of Art, Stockholm, 2011

Absolut Svenskt, Gallery Genesis, Athens, Greece, 2011

 

Publications

 

Doble Sentido (Spanish version of Second Thoughts), Roca Editorial, 2015

Paintings, Galleri Svalan, 2014

I hjärtat av Malmö, comics anthology, Seriefrämjandet, 2014

The City of Ember, graphic novel based on the novel by Jeanne DuPrau, Random House Books, 2012

Med Nye Ojne (Danish version of Second Thoughts), Afart Förlag, 2010

Il Giorno in Cui non ci siamo Incontrati (Italian version of Second Thoughts), Elliot Edizioni, 2010

Bijgedachten, Dutch version of Second Thoughts, Sherpa Förlag, 2010

Sätt att Se, Swedish version of Second Thoughts, Optimal Förlag, 2010

Second Thoughts, Top Shelf Comics, 2009

 

Public commissions

 

"Ängaskogen", 240 m² mural in Ängavägen pedestrian and traffic tunnel, Vellinge, 2011

2 murals at Mazetti, cultural center of Malmö, 2007

 

Awards/nominations

Silver prize for the book Second Thoughts in Svenska Tecknares competition KOLLA, 2011

Nominated for Swedish comics price URHUNDEN for the book Second Thoughts, 2010

 

Scholarships

 

Konstnärsnämndens working scholarship, 2016

Höga Kusten-stipendiet, 2015

Konstnärsnämndens working scholarship, 2010

Malmö City art scholarship, 2009

 

Residencies

 

Höga Kusten (Kramfors Kommun), 2015

 

Represented at

 

Sundsvalls Kommun

Kramfors Kommun

Kalmar Kommun

Vellinge Kommun