Fredrik Skåtar

Fredrik Skåtar, Architect SAR/MSA

Fredrik Skåtar started his studio in Berlin in 2010. Since 2012 he is also a PhD researcher within the field of architecture at the Faculty of Engineering (LTH), Lund University, focusing on the development and application of generative design tools. Previously, Fredrik Skåtar worked four years as a project manager at Studio Olafur Eliasson GmbH where he was involved in the design, planning and realization of several exhibitions, installations and art pieces. He has also worked for Tema Architects, White Architects and collaborated with Ralph AppelbaumInstitut für Raumexperimente, Art+ComPhocus Brand Contact, Ivana FrankeLichtbau, amongst others.

Fredrik Skåtar’s CV

Exhibitions, lectures, publications

2013
Exhibition at Blooom Art fair, Cologne, Germany. Works exhibited; Vibration mirror, Wave table

Exhibition “We create Berlin” at Volkswagen Automobilforum, Unter den Linden, Berlin, Germany. Works exhibited; Astrohedron (Orion), Rhombohedra, Vibration mirror, Wave table

Exhibition at Olympus OM-D, Opernwerkstätten, Berlin

Lecture at Olympus OM-D, Opernwerkstätten, Berlin

Published in the Mexican art magazine Vocero, five pages interview with images.

Published by Gestalten, showing the Vibration mirror, Wave table, Composition of triangles and Fibonacci drawings at separete occassions.
2012
Exhibition at Berliner Verlag, Berlin, showing the paper installation “Composition of triangles”.

Exhibition at Modtar Projects, Copenhagen, showing the installation “Verschachtelt”. >www.modtarprojects.com

Lecture on Studio Fredrik Skåtar at the LTH School of Architecture, Lund, Sweden. >www.arch.lth.se

Published by Designboom, showing the Vibration mirror and Wave table
2009
Lecture about the project “Making clouds” at the Institut für Raumexperimente, UdK, Berlin > www.raumexperimente.net

Published in the Danish photography magazine Filter för fotografi, presenting the project “Making clouds” > www.filterforfotografi.net/

Exhibition with “Geistprojekt”, Berlin, > www.geistprojekt.net (temporary website)

Grants

2012
Grant from Konstnärsnämnden – The Swedish Arts Grants Committee for the project “Matter of sound” >www.konstnarsnamnden.se

Grant from Kungliga Akademien för de fria konsterna, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Tengbom Foundation >www.konstakademien.se

Grant from Helge Ax:son Johnson Foundation >www.haxsonj.se

2010
Grant from Konstnärsnämnden – The Swedish Arts

Grants Committee for the project “From animation to sculpture” >www.konstnarsnamnden.se

2009
Grant from Kungliga Akademien för de fria konsterna, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Mortner Foundation >www.konstakademien.se

Grant from the Swedish Institute and The Japanese Foundation for the project “Automata — exploring the relation between man and machine in Japan” >www.si.se >www.japanstiftelsen.se

2008
Grant from Konstnärsnämnden – The Swedish Arts Grants Committee for the project “Making clouds” >www.konstnarsnamnden.se

Jenny and Victor Bood’s scholarship “to youth, running a qualified practice within the fields of trades and crafts”

2007
Jenny and Victor Bood’s scholarship

Grant from the foundation of Senator Emil Possehl in association with The Swedish Institute >www.si.se

2006
Grant from the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst >www.daad.de