Helene Schmitz, born 1960 in Stockholm, Sweden.

Solo Shows

2017 Galerie Maria Lund, Paris (France)
2016 FOTOGRAFISKA, Stockholm (Sweden)
2016 Pumphuset, Landskrona Fotofestival (Sweden)
2016 WILLAS Contemporary (Oslo, Norway)
2015 Turn Gallery, New York (USA)
2015 Borderlands, Dunkers kulturhus, Helsingborg (Sweden)
2013 Kudzu project, Galerie Maria Lund, Paris (France)
2013 En annan Natur, Rättviks konsthall, Rättvik (Sweden)
2013 En annan Natur, Abecita Konstmuseum (Abecita museum of art), Borås (Sweden)
2013 Mariatorget, subway station in central Stockholm, Public art show, (Sweden)
2012 Kristinehamns Konstmuseum (Kristinehamn Museum of Art), (Sweden)
2011 Galleri Kontrast, Stockholm (Sweden)
2011 Fotografiska, Stockholm (Sweden)
2010 Galerie Maria Lund, Paris (France)
2010 Transfotografia, Gdansk (Poland)
2008 The Naughton Gallery at Queen's University, Belfast, (Northern Ireland)
2007 Galleri Leger, Malmö (Sweden)
2007 Photo Fair, Nacka Strand (Sweden)
2007 National Museum, Prague, (Czechoslovakia)
2007 Centre Culturel Suédois, Paris, (France)
2007 Jardin des Plantes, National Museum of Natural History, Paris (France)
2007 National Museum of Natural History, Stockholm (Sweden)
2007 National Science Museum, Tokyo (Japan)
2003 Galleri Konstnärshuset, Stockholm (Sweden)
2000 Galleri Leger, Malmö (Sweden)
2000 Bildhuset, Stockholm (Sweden)
1998 Galleri L. A. Umeå (Sweden)
1996 Galleri Leger, Malmö (Sweden)
1996 Galerie Aronowitsch, Stockholm (Sweden)
1995 Åbo konservatorium, Åbo, (Finland)
1993 Fotomässan, Gothenburg (Sweden)

Group Exhibitions

2017 Herbarium - Fotografi og botanik Fotografiskt center (Copenhagen, Denmark)
2016 Avesta Art, Struktur (Sweden)
2016 Noorderlicht Photofestival (The Netherlands)
2015 QPN #19 CHAOS (France)
2015 Le parfum dans tous les senses, Palais Royal (France)
2015 Art '15 London (United Kingdom)
2015 L’arbre, le bois, la forêt, Centre d'art contemporain de Maymac (France)
2014 Paysages intérieurs, Domaine Régional de Chaumont sur Loire (France)
2014 Art '14 London, (United Kingdom)
2014 Le Prix Camera Clara, Paris, (France)
2013 The Flood wall II Exp 12, Berlin (Germany)
2013 Ljungbergmuséet, Ljungby, (Sweden)
2012 Market, Stockholm (Sweden)
2012 Boutographies "La projection du jury", Montpellier (France)
2011 The fence, Berlin (Germany)
2011 En annan historia - fotografi ur Moderna Museets samling, Museum of Modern Art, Stockholm (Sweden)
2011 "Arts and Nature", Domaine de Chaumont sur Loire, (France)
2010 Transphotographiques, Palais Rameau, Lille (France)
2010 Supermarket, Kulturhuset, Stockholm (Sweden)
2007 CFF, Stockholm (Sweden)
2005 Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell (Scandinavien Photography) (USA)
2004 SCHWeden, Felleshaus, Berlin (Germany)
2004 Maison de la Culture, Conches (France)
2004 Hallwylska Museet, Stockholm (Sweden)
2001 Dansmuseet, Stockholm (Sweden)
1998 Edsvik Konst och Kultur, Stockholm (Sweden)
1998 Insyn, Stockholm (Sweden)
1997 Galerie Biever- Risch, (Luxembourg)
1996 Svenska Kulturinstitutet, (Mois de la Photo), Paris, (France)
1996 Kalmar Konsthall, Kalmar (Sweden)
1995 Peri, Center of Photography, Åbo (Finland)
1994-96 Travelling exhibition in Chile, Uruguay, Argentina and USA
1991-92 Travelling exhibition in Equador, Guatemala and Honduras
1991 Museum of Modern Art, (Lika Med) Stockholm 150th anniversary of photography Stockholm (Sweden)

Books

2015 Borderlands (Art and Theory Publishing, Stockholm)
2011 Ur Regnskogens Skugga (Max Ström, Stockholm)
2011 Sunken gardens (exhibition catalogue) Stockholm
2008 Linné, Le rêve de l'ordre dans la Nature (Editions Belin
, France)
2007 A Passion for Systems English (Natur och Kultur, Stockholm)
2007 System och Passion Swedish (Natur och Kultur, Stockholm)
2007 A Passion for Systems Japanese
 (Natur och Kultur, Stockholm)
2003 Blow up (Natur och Kultur, Stockholm)
1998 Mirages (exhibition catalogue)
 Stockholm
1996 Livingrooms (exhibition catalogue) Stockholm

Public Works

2015 Stamps, produced for PostNord (Swedish National Postal Service)
2013–2015 Mariatorget, subway station in central Stockholm, Public art show, (Sweden)
2010 Cultural Department of Stockholm County Council, the new Karolinska Hospital (Sweden)

Other publications

2016 Matador (La Fábrica, Madrid)
2014 Strange plants (Zioxla, Barcelona)
2014 Cabinet Magazine (Cabinet, New York)
2013 BLINK MAGAZINE (BLINK, South Korea)
2010 National Geographic Magazine (Washington, USA)
2009 Aux origines de la sexualité, Pierre-Henri Goyon (Fayard, Paris)
2007 National Geographic Magazine (Washington,USA)

Education

2014 Urban Re-mix, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm (Sweden)
1997 Theory of Art at the Academy of Arts, Konstfack, Stockholm (Sweden)
1995 Summer Intensive Film Workshop, NYU, New York (US)
1989 B.A. at the Stockholm University in Film and Art Theory (Sweden)

Prizes

2013 Finaliste in Prix de la Photo Camera Clara, Paris (France)
2012 The book Ur regnskogens skugga- Daniel Rolander och resan till Surinam is nominated for the Swedish August Prize.
2012 The book Ur regnskogens skugga- Daniel Rolander och resan till Surinam wins The Publishing prize in Sweden.
2008 The book System och passion-Linné och drömmen om Naturens Ordning is awarded with a diploma from Svensk Bokkonst (Royal Swedish Library)
2007 The book System och passion-Linné och drömmen om Naturens Ordning wins The Publishing prize in Sweden.
2003 The book Blow up is nominated for the Swedish literary prize August Prize.

Represented By

Municipallity of Oslo (Norway)
The National Public Art Council (Sweden)
The Museum of Modern Art, Stockholm (Sweden)
Cultural Department of Stockholm County Council, the new Karolinska Hospital (Kulturförvaltningen Stockholms Läns Landsting, nya Karolinska sjukhuset) (Sweden)

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