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.