Elin Behrens

– The Beckers Art Award 2012 goes to the artist Elin Behrens. 


    Beckers Art Award has, since its establishment in 1987, been awarded to several of Sweden’s most innovative and exciting young artists, such as Dan Wolgers (1989), Jockum Nordström (1999), Linn Fernström (2000), and Nathalie Djurberg (2006). The selected artist receives 150,000 SEK, as well as a solo exhibition organized in collaboration with Färgfabriken.

    Since 2000, the selected artist’s works have been exhibited in a solo show at Färgfabriken.

    The Award winner 2012, Elin Behrens (b. 1981) is educated at Malmö Art Academy.  

    The jury: Jenny Lindén Urnes, Mårten Castenfors och Magnus Jensner.