EXHIBITIONS




SKINHEADS

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

2003 Extreme Passion, Kulturhuset Stockholm, Galleri 5
2003 ID-fair at Fryshuset Stockholm, Sweden
2004 The Royal Dramatic Theatre. Stockholm, Sweden

EXHIBITION TEXT/ARTIST STATEMENT


“I was driven by curiosity and I was searching for some kind of truth”

I have always been interested in art that reflects the time in which we are living. In the future it will be a document of the past. Art should have an impact in society and suggest an alternative point of view. Art should be an eye-opener. Or upset us! Mankind is a great source of inspiration for me.

My exhibition Skinheads is a result of many years of research. I have been close to the people in this subculture for seven years and I have seen everything from self-destructive behavior to stubborn creativeness. I have seen passion and joy, despair and hopelessness.
I was driven by my curiosity and I was searching for some kind of truth. I found as many truths as there are individuals.

The result of my research is an exhibition about a subculture which contains a great variety of opinions, self-expressions, self-images, lifestyles and fates. During these years I have learned what it means to be human. That we all handle our ordeals in different ways. These experiences have broadened my mind.


Artist
Anna C Eriksson (August 2003)



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PRESS

Sveriges Televion (interview)
TV4 (interview)
Svenska Dagbladet (review)
Dagens Nyheter (review “The exhibition of the year”/Fredrik Strage)
Stockholm City (interview)           
Aftonbladet (review)
Aalumehti, Finland (interview)
Medusa.net, Finland (interview)

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