A collaboration between Emily Mennerdahl and Jonas Böttern 2012-
Individual c.v upon request.

Education (Mennerdahl)

  • 2016-2017 The Disemination of the Photographic Artist Book, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm
  • 2016-2017 Hantverkskurs, Kalix Folkhögskola
  • 2008-2009 Independent Study Programme, Valand Academy of Arts, University of Gothenburg.
  • 2005-2008 MFA Studio Arts, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada.
  • 2001-2004 BA (Hons) Photography. 1st class honors. Manchester School of Art, Manchester, UK

Education (Böttern)

  • 2013-2016 MFA Fine Arts, Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design

Solo Exhibitions (Hillside Projects)

  • 2019 Why did you leave?, Galleri 54, Göteborg
  • 2017 Searching for the European Roller, ID:I Galleri, Stockholm.
  • 2015 Searching for the European Roller, Konstfack, Stockholm.  
  • 2013 Conditions of Sea. Public video-installation at Domkyrkoforum, Lund, Sweden.
  • 2012 A Categorisation of a Mountain Landscape, Gallery TCG Nordica, Kunming, China.

Selection of Group Exhibitions (Hillside Projects)

  • 2017 Searching for the European Roller, curated by France Choiniére, Dazibao, Montréal, Canada.
  • 2016 Neu Now Festical, curated by Paula Crabtree and Anthony Dean, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  • 2016 Northern Light Conference, curated by Chris Goldie, Sheffield Hallam University
  • 2016 Fotografiets Ömsint Vårdande Blick. Curated by Svante Larsson. Centrum för Fotografi, Stockholm
  • 2016 One Minute Video, Art Rotterdam
  • 2014 Everthing Must Go, Platform, Stockholm
  • 2013 Land/Sea/Sky, Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, Liverpool, U.K.

Screenings and presentations

  • 2017 Alienation, an art video festival, Two Change and ID:I Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2017 Rutiga Golvet E2-E4, curated by Kim West, What Now? The secret Lives of Artist Books
  • 2017 Lecture performance, Dazibao

Residencies (Hillside Projects)

  • 2012 TCG Nordica AIR, Kunming, China
  • 2012 Rhizome – Lijiang Art Centre, Lijiang, China
  • 2009 TCG Nordica AIR, Kunming, China (Böttern)
  • 2009 Banff Centre for the Arts, Canada (Mennerdahl)


  • 2016 Main grant holder for the Principles Scholarship, Konstfack, Stiftelsen Den Nordiska Första S:t Johannislogens Jubelfond (Böttern)
  • 2015 Ulla Fröberg Cramérs Stipendiestiftelse(Böttern)
  • 2013 Ateljstöd (3 years), Stockholm Stad (Mennerdahl)
  • 2013 IASPIS (The Swedish Arts Council travel grant)
  • 2013 Project grant, Lunds Kommun
  • 2011 Helge Ax:sson Johnssons Stiftelse. Travel and production grant
  • 2009 Helge Ax:sson Johnssons Stiftelse. Travel and production grant. (Böttern)
  • 2009 IASPIS travel grant (Mennerdahl)


  • 2013 Interview-Katya Tylevich for Elephant Magazine, issue 15, summer
  • 2014 Plaza: Det stora konstnummret, nr 02 februari 2014
  • 2012 Interview-Orion Martin for The Terms Put Forward, Notes on Contemporary Art Art in China.

Professional Experience (Mennerdahl)

  • 2010-2013 Visiting Associate Lecturer, Manchester School of Art
  • 2009 Teaching Assistant for Bryndis Snaebjornsdottir, Valand Academy
  • 2007-2009 Teaching Assistant at Concordia University, Montréal, Canada.

Professional Experience (Böttern)

  • 2010-2013 Illustrations for a selection of documentary films and Swedish Radio
  • 2011-2012 Art workshops at Manchester Metropolitan University, U.K
  • 2009 Artist talk, Gallery TCG Nordica, Kunming, China
  • 2009 Artist talk, Hyllie Folkhögskola, Malmö, Sweden