About

Finnish (born 1983 in Bangkok, Thailand) / Lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina
For any enquiries, please contact:

henrik (©) henrikmalmstrom (®) com

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EDUCATION

2004-2011
Media Technology, B.Eng, ARCADA (Helsinki, Finland)


ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2016
Residencia Wabi Sabi (Tigre, Argentina)

2014
Medien Kultur Haus (Wels, Austria)
Residencia Monte (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

2012
Mustarinda (Hyrynsalmi, Finland)


PUBLICATIONS

2017
Una Excursión a los Indios Ranqueles, Vaciarte (Buenos Aires)
Paisajes de Asia, Vaciarte / Kominek Books (Buenos Aires / Berlin)

2015
Life Is One Live It Well, Kominek Books (Berlin, Germany)
A Minor Wrongdoing, Kominek Books (Berlin, Germany)
Kellerfund, Müll im Keller (Hamburg, Germany)

2014
All´s Wels!, Galerie der Stadt Wels – mkh° (Wels, Austria)

2013
Life Is One Live It Well, Müll im Keller (Hamburg, Germany)
Fussball Gucken, 1%ofONE VERLAG (Hamburg, Germany)
St. Georg für Alle, Müll im Keller (Hamburg, Germany)

2011
The Red Planet, Homeparkpress (Hamburg, Germany)

2010
On Borrowed Time, Self-published (Helsinki, Finland)


VIDEO

2016
Venäjä-Ilta, Digital HD Video, 4:35 min

2015
BailoutDigital SD Video, 2:19 min

2014
Life´s Work, Digital HD Video, 4:56 min

2013
St. Georg für Alle, Digital HD Video, 2:53 min

2011
Ode to Surveillance, Digital SD Video, 4:35 min


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013
St. Georg für Alle, Müllkellergalerie (Hamburg, Germany)

2012
Welcome to Nomore, Photographic Centre Peri (Turku, Finland)

2010
On Borrowed Time, Photokina (Cologne, Germany)
On Borrowed Time, Luova Gallery (Helsinki, Finland)


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
Fotobokfestival Oslo, Youngstorget (Oslo, Norway)
Nano Festival, Fototeca Latinoamericana (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Foto Monumental, Monumental Callao (Lima, Peru)
Best Photography Books of the Year, PhotoEspaña (Madrid, Spain)
Best Photobooks Kassel, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre (Beijing, China)
Video Art Festival Turku, Grand Old Square (Turku, Finland)
What´s This Book?, Belgrade Photo Month (Belgrade, Serbia)

2014
Rebecoming, Flowers Gallery (London, UK)
Subreale Welten, Port Gallery T (Osaka, Japan)
Nachbarschaft, Galerie der Stadt Wels (Wels, Austria)

2013
Bewerber für das Arbeitsstipendium für Bildende Kunst, Kunsthaus (Hamburg, Germany)
Stranger World, FotoDoks, Münchner Stadtmuseum (München, Germany)
Moraltarantula VI, Müllkellergalerie (Hamburg, Germany)

2012
ACHTUNG?!, FotoDoks, Münchner Stadtmuseum (München, Germany)
Planket, Lilla Mejtens Gränd (Stockholm, Sweden)
Bilder von der Strasse, Pavlov´s Dog (Berlin, Germany)
Visual Leader, Deichtorhallen (Hamburg, Germany)
Indie Photobook Library, Flash Forward Festival (Boston, MA)
Featherweight Portable Museum, Galleria Rajatila (Tampere, Finland)

2011
Featherweight Portable Museum, Catalyst Arts (Belfast, Northern Ireland)
Little Big Press, Fotoleggendo (Rome, Italy)
Publish It Yourself, Maison d’art Bernard Anthonioz (Paris, France)
Moraltarantula V, Oberhafen-Galerie (Hamburg, Germany)
Le Garage: Bookmakers, Le Bal (Paris, France)

2010
Self-Publish Be Happy, Flash Forward Festival (Toronto, Canada)
Moraltarantula IV, Elektrohaus (Hamburg, Germany)
Publish It Yourself, Maison d’art Bernard Anthonioz (Paris, France)
Inaugral Exhibition, Le Garage (Arles, France)
Book Awards Exhibition, Les Rencontres d´Arles (Arles, France)

2008
Fotofinlandia, Sanomatalo Mediasquare (Helsinki, Finland)

 

GRANTS / AWARDS / NOMINATIONS

2016
Buenos Aires Photo (Residency Grant)
Shortlisted ‘Best Photobook of the Year’ (PhotoEspaña)
Nominated ‘Photobook of the Year’ (Kassel Fotobookfestival)

2015
Young Artist Grant (Finnish Art Society)
FRAME Visual Art Finland (Grant)

2012
The 1000 Words Award
Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland (Grant)

2011
VG Bild-Kunst (Grant)
FRAME Visual Art Finland (Grant)

‘Ones to Watch’ (British Journal of Photography)

2009
The Patricia Seppälä Foundation (Grant)
Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland (Grant)
The Finnish Press Photographers Foundation (Grant)

2008
On Borrowed Time, Fotofinlandia (3rd prize)

 

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

Colección José Luis Lorenzo (Córdoba, Argentina)
Sammlung F.C. Gundlach (Hamburg, Germany)
Private collections in Finland, Germany and Argentina