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Anders Knutsson

Red Connects, 2015

Wax on linen
135 x 108 cm

ANDERS KNUTSSON  Swedish-American, born 1937

Anders Knutsson was born in Malmo, Sweden where he studied art and engineering. in 1967 he moved to the United States to work in the aerospace industry, becoming a naturalised American citizen in 1976. Anders Knutsson has studied and developed his monochrome paintings for nearly fifty years.

in 2011, Anders experienced a remarkable resurgence of demand for his paintings following his solo inaugural show at the new Bukowskis Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden.
Radical Painting - Meditations on the Monochrome was conceived for Bukowskis by Tate Modern's first director Lrs Nittve, a longstanding advocate of Knutsson's work.

Public collections include:
Museet Moderna, Stockholm, Sweden.
Ystad Museum, Stockholm, Sweden.
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, New ork, USA.
William College Museum, USA.