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Magnus Bärtås

Born 1962 in Jönköping, Sweden. Currently based in Stockholm, Sweden.

Magnus Bärtås is an artist and author. His installations and video essays are often investigating in the fields of marginal architecture, biography and storytelling. He is a professor of fine arts at Konstfack, the University College of Arts, Crafts and Design in Stockholm since 2008. His PhD in practice-based research was presented in 2010 (You Told Me – work stories and video essays). His video essay Madame & Little Boy won the grand prize at Oberhausen International Film Festival. He has published three books of essays together with Fredrik Ekman. Their latest book (Alla monster måste dö) was nominated to the Swedish national book prize (Augustpriset). He participated in ‘Reshapes’, the IASPIS contribution to The Venice Biennale in 2003, “Modernautställningen” at Moderna Museet, Stockholm 2006 and 2010 and the 9:th Gwangju Biennale 2012 among other exhibitions.


Vet du vad det innebär att älska någon?

Magnus Bärtås & Leif Lindell

1999, 00:23:30

Anna, var är Paulina idag?

Magnus Bärtås

1998, 00:01:07

Vem är Zdenko Buzek?

Magnus Bärtås

2003, 00:08:00

Who is Eva Quintas?

Magnus Bärtås

2003, 00:09:45

Who is Dimitris Houliarakis?

Magnus Bärtås

2005, 00:10:00

Kumiko, Johnnie Walker & the Cute

Magnus Bärtås

2009, 00:50:00

Madame & Little Boy

Magnus Bärtås

2009, 00:27:00


Magnus Bärtås

2012, 00:21:00

BRIJUNI, A necromantic Theatre

Behzad Khosravi Noori & Magnus Bärtås

2021, 00:28:21