Karin Mamma Andersson is a contemporary visual artist from Sweden. Mamma Andersson was born in Lulea, Sweden in the year 1962. This area is near the Polar Circle.
Andersson attended Royal University College of Fine Arts located in Stockholm. It was during this time she added the name Mamma to her name as another student was also named Karin Andersson.
Price range information: The artist is a painter in oils, acrylics, and watercolor. Andersson is also a printmaker and collage artist. Works range from $25,000 to just under one million dollars.
Andersson is married another visual artist named Jockum Nordstrom. The couple have two children.
The artist often paints landscapes, interior scenes, and works featuring the figure. In some works the artist also makes references to works by other visual artists.
Andersson is based out of Stockholm, Sweden.
Below a brief interview and studio visit with Karin Mamma Andersson:
During the Venice Biennial of 2003 the artist represented the Nordic Countries.
Karin Mamma Andersson is a fantastic painter and story teller with a modernist style. Her journey has taken her down many paths including writing. Andersson now seems very comfortable as a painter of landscape and interior scenes.