b. 1982
lena.christina.bergendahl ( at ) gmail.com
+46 739 23 34 31
Living and working in Malmö, Sweden


Selected exhibitions / screenings:
2018 Omnejd, Lunds Konsthall, Lund
2018 4032 soluppgångar, Swedish Television
2018 4032 soluppgångar, Göteborg Film Festival, Gothenburg 
2018 If Seeing is Believing, Fullersta Gård, Huddinge
2018 Babels filmklubb, Skånes Konstförening, Malmö
2018 4032 soluppgångar, Film Fest Sundsvall, Nordic Mid Competition, Sundsvall
2017 Catchup, Catsup and Ketchup, Alta Artspace, Malmö
2017 Like a Horse, Fotografiska, Stockholm
2017 Open Studios, the Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands
2016 (SOLO) Applied Theories of Expanding Minds, Konstfrämjandet Västerbotten, Umeå
2016 圈二(circle series nr.2): 卷 (measure word for small rolled things) at 印, St. Gallen, Switzerland
2016 Open Studios, Studi di Cultural Documents, Filignano, Italy
2016 Neuromantics: Cosmic Play, Lubomirov/Angus-Hughes Gallery, London, UK
2015 (SOLO) Displacements of the Visible, Verkstad Konsthall, Norrköping, Sweden
2015 The Return of Ghosts - Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan 
2014 (SOLO) A Series of Images Seen, 圈二(Circle series), Cigarrvägen 13, Stockholm, Sweden
2014 The Return of Ghosts - Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition, Hong-Gah Museum, Taiwan, curated by Jow-Jin Gong and Nobuo Takamori.
2014 (SOLO) The Fire Within the Eye, Galleri BOX, Gothenburg, Sweden
2014 In These Great Times, (collaborative work with Lina Selander), Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
2013 Oberhausen on Tour; Los Angeles Filmforum, Egyptian Theatre, Hollywood, USA
2013 video_dumbo, Eyebeam Art + Technology Center, New York, USA
2012 (SOLO) Woodland, Vita Kuben, Norrlandsoperan, Umeå, Sweden, curated by Maria Lantz
2012 (SOLO) The Celestial Equator, Minibar Artist Space, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Applied Theories of Expanding Minds, Oberhausen International Film Festival, Int. Competition, Germany, Awarded with a special mention
2012 Applied Theories of Expanding Minds, IMPAKT Film Festival, No More Westerns, Sino-African Silk Road, Utrecht, Netherlands
2012 Applied Theories of Expanding Minds, Rotterdam International Film Festival, Netherlands
2012 The Desire Called Utopia, Artist Film Screenings, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
2012 So you say, West Space, Melbourne, Australia
2011 (SOLO) Applied Theories of Expanding Minds, Makerere Gallery, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Residency:
2019 Inter Arts Center, Malmö (upcoming)
2016-2017 Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands
2015-2019 Cultural Documents, Artist Residency, curated by Deirdre MacKenna, Filignano, Italy (ongoing)
2015 Ricklundgården, Saxnäs, with Jennifer Rainsford
2013 Swing Space Artist Residency, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), New York, US

Selected Grants:
2018 Anna Kockums fond
2018 Two year working grant, The Swedish Art Grants Comittee
2016 Aase och Richard Björklunds fund
2015 Gerard Bonniers grant
2014 Kulturbryggan, with Jennifer Rainsford
2014 Two year working grant, The Swedish Art Grants Comittee
2014 Helge Ax:sson Johnsson travel grant
2013 Gålöstiftelsens/Sixten Gemzéus stiftelse, Grant for advanced studies abroad
2013 The Swedish Film Institute, Production funding, with Rut Karin Zettergren and Jennifer Rainsford
2012 Grant for cost-intensive work/project, the Swedish Arts Grants Committee


Full CV available on request