Sweden; Swedish art, art museums in Sweden

Swedish Arts, Artists, Design, Galleries and Art Museums

Konst i Sverige
A guide to websites


Artists *

See below: 

Swedish artists’ homepages.

Swedish artists with work displayed in art museums.

Art galleries *

Anima Gallery
Contemporary art by Swedish artists.

Galleri Bennetter
Fine contemporary art covering all spectrums. Stockholm.

Galleri GKM Siwert Bergström
Contemporary art, paintings, sculptures and editions of graphics from well known artists.

Konstruktiv Tendens

Galleri Benfield-White

Milliken Gallery
Contemporary art from Sweden and abroad. Includes exhibition details and artist profiles. Stockholm

Tapper-Popermajer Art Gallery
Specializing in contemporary art in the areas of photography, sculpture, painting, graphics and other artistic forms of expression. Malmö

Wetterling Gallery

ArtNetGallery, Sweden.

Art schools *

Art schools in Sweden
A list from Wikipedia.

Royal Institute of Art

Umeå Academy of Fine Arts, Umeå University

Valand Academy


Bergman, Ingmar. Ingmar Bergman. Wikipedia entry.


Contemporary Swedish art *

Contemporary art in Sweden. A directory. 
NIFCA. Nordiskt Institut för Samtidskonst.

Moderna Museet Stockholm
The Modern Art Museum, Stockholm.

SugarCube Gallery
SugarCube is an experimental and non-commercial project space for art and media in Stockholm

The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation


Danshögskolan. Sveriges enda högskola för Dans.
University of Dance and Circus 

Design *

The Swedish Design Centre
A collection from top Swedish Designers.

Swedish design, background information.

Scandinavian Home Accessories

Swedish Design House
Swedish Design House wants to spread and bring Swedish design to the fore and make it available to you no matter where in the world you are.

(Organization and gallery with ceramics and studio glass)

The Design Archive

The Röhsska Museum of Fashion, Design and Decorative Arts

Form/Design Center

Inger Molin Gallery

Glassware and art glass.

Swedish Fashion Council

Nationalmuseum/ National Museum of Fine Arts (Swedish art and design)

Nordiska Museet

Contemporary Swedish jewelry.

Stockholm Furniture Fair

The Swedish Association of Designers


Goteborg *

The Göteborg Museum of Art

Konstmuseum, Goteborg

Göteborgs Konsthall
Göteborgs Konsthall is a center for contemporary art in Gothenburg (Göteborg), Sweden, showing both Swedish and international art.

National Museums of World Culture
The National Museums of World Culture was established in 1999 as the result of a national initiative to link the international museum collections in Sweden to the globalization process. The organization consists of four museums; The Museum Ethnography, the Museum of Far-Eastern Antiquities, the Museum of Mediterranean and Near-Eastern Antiquities and the Museum of World Culture. Together we host about 400.000 objects from all over the world including China, Korea, Japan and Southeast Asia in Archaeological, Ethnographical and Art Historical collections.

Gothenburg Opera. Göteborgs Opera


IASPIS.  International Artists Studio Programme in Sweden
An artist-in-residence program based in Stockholm and a government funded institution supporting Swedish artists exhibiting abroad. The main purpose of IASPIS is to facilitate creative dialogues and collaborations between artists from Sweden and from other countries.

Index Foundation
Index is an independent art space owned and run by Index – The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation. It is a site for art production and distribution, a place where artistic and audience related experiments are carried out. 


Konstnarshuset, Stockholm.

Kulturhuset Stockholm
Exhibitions, theatre, music, dance.


Located in an old warehouse in Stockholm, Magasin 3 is the largest privately funded exhibition hall in Sweden.

Museums *

Museum of Contemporary Art, Sweden.

National Historical Museums
A central museums agency comprising the Museum of National Antiquities, the Royal Coin Cabinet and Tumba Papermill Museum.

Museums in Sweden
A website directory.

List of museums in Sweden, Wikipedia

List of museums in Stockholm, Wikipedia

Royal National Library of Sweden
Kungliga biblioteket Sveriges nationalbibliotek.

National Museum of Sweden


Röhsska Museet. Design Museum, Göteborg. 
Sveriges största museum för design- och konsthantverk.


Swedish artists and musicians.

Strindberg Museum

Stockholm *

Art galleries in Stockholm.

Galleri Magnus Karlsson
Exhibiting emerging Swedish artists.

Konstnarshuset, Stockholm

Kulturhuset Stockholm
Exhibitions, theatre, music, dance.

Moderna Museet. Museum of Modern Art

National Museum

Nodiska Museet

Östasiatiska Museet

Royal Palace and Museums


Stockholms Museer

Stockholms Stadsteater

SugarCube Gallery
SugarCube is an experimental and non-commercial project space for art and media in Stockholm, Sweden, developed by Amanda Newall (Artist and Senior Lecturer at the Sweden’s Royal Institute of Art) and Dr. Leon Tan (Art Historian and Theorist). It is open by appointment and during stated exhibition times.

Tensta Konsthall
Tensta Konsthall exhibits avant garde contemporary art, design and architecturural scenes. Tensta Konsthall works with a wide notion of art, and has drawn attention both from within Sweden and abroad.


Thielska Galleriet

Sweden Art Gallery
Swedish painters and graphic artists online. A gallery of original works.

Swedish artists’ homepages

Swedish artists with work displayed in art museums.

Swedish Institute


Tale Art Museum

Wikipedia entry on art in Sweden.

Swedish Artists *

Swedish artists, 
Wikipedia entries.

Swedish art; articles in Wikipedia.

Swedish artists with works in art museums.

Swedish Artists
Biographies and artwork online. Swedish Artists: showcasing famous artists, biographies access to works by Swedish artists.

Frie, Peter

Frie, Peter. Peter Frie
Absolute Arts

Peter Frie Biography

Henschen, Helga

Helga Henschen

Larsson Carl

Carl Larsson

Works by Larsson in art museums. Artcylopedia

Nordström, Jockum

Jockum Nordstrom

Jockum Nordstrom

Jockum Nordstrom. Wikipedia

Nordström, Karl

Karl Nordström. Wikipedia

Karl Nordstrom. The Athenaeum

Karl Nordström. Artnet auction results and gallery.

Zorn, Anders

Anders Zorn. The Zorn Museum

Anders Zorn. Works by Zorn in art museums, Artcyclopedia

Anders Zorn. Biographical information.


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