Tony Kristensson b. 1976, working as a freelance photographer, photo-based artist and art framer. Educated at FAMU, Academy of Performing Arts, the Department of Still Photography in Prague, Czech Republic. He is also the founder of the photographic venue Breadfield, which he runs with Jenny Lindhe. In addition to dealing with Breadfield (curator, self-produced photo journal, BF PRESS publishing house, workshops, and more), he has also participated in several exhibitions in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Spain. In 2006 he was nominated to the Infinity Award at ICP, New York and in 2008 he was awarded the Claës Lewenhaupts grant. He is currently collaborating with the Hamburg-based picture agency Plainpicture.
2000-2003 FAMU, Academy of Performing Arts i Prague, Czech Republic. BA in Photography.
2014- Breadfield Press Publishing House, Malmö, Sweden
2012- Breadfield Press, self-published photo journal, Malmö, Sweden.
2011- Founder of Breadfield, Malmö, Sweden.
2004- Freelance Photographer.
2009- Art framer.
2004-2006 Teacher in photography, Österlens Folkhögskola, Tomelilla, Sweden
1998-2000 Photogaphy assistant for Photographer Trym Ivar Bergsmo in Harstad, Norway.
2000- Arranging workshops in photogaphy.
ONE MAN SHOWS
2013 In progress– Kulturhuset Kåken, Gothenburg, Sweden.
2011 Afrika– Alfa Laval, Lund, Sweden.
2010 Rummet- Galleri MELK, Oslo, Norway.
2009 Rummet– Landskrona museum, Landskrona, Sweden.
2007 Dragon X– Fotogralleriet Format, Malmö, Sweden.
2005 Fragments– Kulturcafeét Östra Sallerup, Sweden.
2003 Fall– Gallery F7, Bratislava, Slovakia.
2003 Fall– Injuve/ Sala Amadis, PHOTOESPANA 2003, Madrid, Spain.
2016 R som i Fågel- Teatergalleriet, Kalmar, Sweden.
2014 In progress- FRAMES, Glasgow, Scotland.
2013 Archives- Landskrona Fotofestival, Sweden
2013 Afrika- Victoriateatern, Malmö, Sweden.
2012 Afrika- Waterfall Factory, Sweden.
2012 Rummet- Galerie Coté Seine & Trianon, Festival Circulation(s), Paris, France.
2009 Rummet– Biograf Spegeln, Malmö, Sweden.
2005 In the Shadow of the Shadow– a tribute to HCA, Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark.
2004 Engram– Ungkonst2004, Malmö and Copenhagen.
2003 Serbian Series– FAMU, Bachelor Exhibition Series, New Town Hall, Prag, Czech Republic.
2003 Angels– Weimar, Germany.
2002 The Blind School– The atelier of Viktor Kolár, Beroun, Czech Republic.
2013 Member of picture agency Plainpicture, Germany.
2011 Short film YouRNature. Cooperation with Marianne Strand.
2008 Claes Lewenhaupt grant.
2006 Documentary film Dragon X. Cooperation with Jenny Jansdotter.
2006 Nominated to Infinity Award, New York.
2005 Sverige, book by Malmö Museer, Sweden.
2002-2006 4 Artisbooks- Fall, Fragments, Engram and Nattresan.
2002 Best Portfolio during Month of Photography in Bratislava, Slovakia.
Landskrona Museum, Sweden.
Injuve/ Sala Amadis, Madrid, Spain.
Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts Klaedefabrik, Odense, Denmark.