Form & Volume
Curated by Francesca Gavin
May 31 & June 1, 2017
Three rooms curated with eight artists from the new generation painters brought to Stockholm and CFHILL by british curator Francesca Gavin. With themes like design, colour, fashion and sexuality the rooms vibrated with with so much talent around us.
Collectors, media and friends enjoyed spectacular artworks, Absolut cocktails and a glimpse of the future.
Special thanks to Rhys Coren for coming to the opening and Francesca for sharing your discoveries with a wider audience.
Speed of Life
April 25-27, 2017
Monumental photos of chrome, dust and the worlds most extreme and extravagant sport covered the gallery walls when Mikael Janssons opened the exhibition ”Speed of Life”. Collectors, friends, curators and artists gathered for three opening events, and we are grateful to our co-hosts Carl Martinson and Filip Larsson and partner Autoropa where we enjoyed world class art and collectible cars accompanied with chef Christian Hellberg.
Kristin-Lee Moolman & IB Kamara
April 19, 2017
It was one of those magical evenings when the art, the guests and the conversations never wanted to end… Thank you Kristin-Lee Moolman for coming to Stockholm, Max Schiller for curating with such brilliance and Carsten, Saskia, Jonas, Elin, Robyn, Lars and Lena Ph and all other friends for joining and supporting the future of art.
Ten by Ten
March 15 & 16, 2017
Friends, collectors and artlovers were invited to celebrate the two openings of the ”Ten by Ten” exhibition featuring iconic works of art from different periods and places, including masters like Keith Haring, Olafur Eliasson, Thomas Ruff, Niki de saint Phalle, Olle Baertling and Cecilia Edefalk. After the preview the culinary historican and author Charlotte Birnbaum created food plateaux magic. Photos by Ivan Nunez, still shooting with film in his camera.
Archeology of Utopia
February 15 & 16, 2017
Three days of exhibition dinners, cocktails, and artist talks are over and we are so thrilled and grateful for all friends, art lovers, directors and collectors who’ve joined us to see the “Archeology of Utopia” curated by Sandra Weil including artists from all over the world: Siri Derkert, Mats Gustafson, Gal Weinstein, Ohad Meromi, Malin Fezehai and Christine Ödlund. At the same time on 3rd floor we present “Pinocchio, Pirates and Other Female Creatures” including five new light works cinema paintings from the Ventura studio by Ulf Rollof. Thanks to Nosh & Chow for creating such an amazing atmosphere and dinner.
January 18 & 19, 2017
Portraits in black and white, painted with a certain brush, on a certain type of canvas, only using two colours, ebony and titanium white. Tomas Lundgren opened the new season at CFHILL with his powerful exhibition Reenact. Curators, art collectors, media and friends gathered for two opening events of intimite dinners and cold beer from Stella Artois.
Mentors curated by Rick Herron
December 9, 2016
The preview for day 2 started with an artist talk between curator Rick Herron and Michael Stipe in front of hundreds of artlovers and R.E.M. fans.
Thank you everyone for making this evening into something special. As Rick Herron beautifully said during his introduction "look to the right, then to the left, then reach out and see what you can do for or with that person. THAT’s what Mentors is all about”.
Special thanks to Elyx for the best cocktails and Nosh&Chow for arranging with an even bigger space for our artist talk.
Mentors curated by Rick Herron
December 8, 2016
First preview and dinner to celebrate the opening of ”Mentors” exhibition, beautifully curated by Rick Herron. Friends, collectors, artlovers and many of the artists joined forces with tasty support from Elyx cocktails and Nosh&Chow.
The show features some of the most interesting contemporary american artists like Heike Baranowsky, Tad Beck, Nayland Blake, Chris Bogia, Elijah Burgher, Caroline Wells Chandler, Cheryl Donegan, Angela Dufresne, Avram Finkelstein, John Giorno, Steve Locke, Marilyn Minter, Jayson Musson, Jack Pierson, Hunter Reynolds, Jacolby Satterwhite, Michael Stipe, Vincent Tiley, Richard Tinkler, Conrad Ventur and Tobaron Waxman.
Ten by Ten & Liselotte Watkins, Portraits
November 8 & 9, 2016
Two separate shows featuring ten masterpieces by ten amazing artists like Sonia Delaunay, Carl Larsson, Yayoi Kusama, Carl Fredrik Hill and more. On the top floor Liselotte Watkins hosted the much hyped opening with unique hand painted vintage vases, beautifully curated by Naomi Itkes and musically accompanied by Mimi Xu.
Friends and collectors from the art and fashion world joined forces and enjoyed Elyx cocktails before the intimate home made dinner took place.
Arvid Svensson Collection
September 28 & 29, 2016
Two nights of dinners and Elyx cocktails launched the grand opening for Arvid Svensson Collection and the new show space on floor 3.
Friends, artists, collectors and VIP's enjoyed hand picked works from Öyvind Fahlström, Jockum Nordström, Dan Wolgers, Jim Dine, Ylva Ogland, Andreas Eriksson, Maria Miesenberger and many more including important works from the ”Fredrik Roos collection”.
Ulf Rollof, Kleptomaniac
August 24 & 25, 2016
Backlit LED paintings on canvas, bullet holes on antique glass and curated cardboard signs covered the walls at the first show of the season with Ulf Rollof and the exhibition ”Kleptomaniac”. Media, friends, curators and artists gathered for two opening events of intimite dinners and Elyx cocktails.
Anders Krisár, Aurum
June 1, 2016
Two nights of dinners and Elyx cocktails to celebrate the opening of Anders Krisárs exhibition ”Aurum”.
Local and international friends, curators and collectors enjoyed new bronze works and the master piece ”Eva” in solid gold.
Bo Ahlstrand Collection
April 28, 2016
Two nights of Elyx cocktails and dinners to celebrate the Bo Ahlstrand Collection.
Friends, VIP’s, directors, pop stars and top collectors enjoyed hand picked works by Karin Mamma Andersson, Ylva Ogland, Kristina Jansson, Astrid Sylwan, Bjarne Melgaard, Jens Fänge, Tal R, Andreas Eriksson, Ilja Karilampi, Maria Nordin, and more.
Ten by Ten
April 7, 2016
Last Wednesday and Thursday was the official opening nights for CFHILL and "Ten by Ten" Exhibition and new works from Ylva Ogland.
Friends, family, VIP's, artists and top collectors enjoyed spectacular artworks, Elyx cocktails and disco dinner.