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A series of nine paintings: The Artist and Corpses 1-8 with oil on MDF, which was exhibited in ”Konst runt Möckeln” in Karlskoga and Degerfors. Corpses 1-8, eight paintings of civilian corpses in Iraq that I painted as they appeared on my broken computer screen. The computer screen shows the same information as a functioning computer screen, but it redistributes the information to stripes. The paintings, which are painted in 1:1, was raffled to persons with relevant links to Karlskoga on the 12th of December. The artist is painted from the same screen, but instead based upon a photograph of myself. This work revolves around the problems of my own upbringing in Karlskoga, a city in which Bofors is the largest industry. Bofors, and thus also Sweden, is a major arms exporter. Today USA is the 3rd top purchaser of Swedish weapons and these weapons are used in the war in Iraq.


"Lik 1 / Corpse 1" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm

"Lik 2 / Corpse 2" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm

"Lik 3 / Corpse 3" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm

"Lik 4 / Corpse 4" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm

"Lik 5 / Corpse 5" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm

"Lik 6 / Corpse 6" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm

"Lik 7 / Corpse 7" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm


"Lik 8 / Corpse 8" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm


"Konstnären / The artist" (2009)
Oil on mdf, image size: 37 x 23,5 cm

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