Kristoffer Axén Bio

Kristoffer Axén Bio

 

Kristoffer Axén, born 1984 in Stockholm/Sweden, studied photography at the International Center of Photography in New York between 08-09 and has been exhibited internationally in group shows at galleries like Aperture (N.Y), Musée de E'lysée (Lausanne), The Camera Club (N.Y), Carla Sozzani (Milan) & Azzedine Alaïa (Paris). His work has been included in festivals in China, Denmark, France & Canada and he is published in magazines like The British Journal of Photography, Zoom Magazine, Art Review & Italian Vogue.

 

He was selected for the ‘reGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today’ traveling exhibition and catalogue, he was selected as a Tierney Fellow for 2011 and he has been shortlisted for the Lacoste Elysée Prize (2010), the winner of the Ten Best at Ten Annual Competition (2011) and receiver of an Honorable Mention from the New York Photo Festival (2009). He has been selected as an emerging talent by the ‘The British Journal of Photography’, ‘Zoom Magazine’, ‘Daniel Cooney Gallery’ & ’’Musée de E'lysée’ and he is in several permanent public and private collections and has been awarded with a Director Fellowship Scholarship from I.C.P.