Bring harmony or energy to your home

These 2 monks are hanging in a Swedish art collectors home in Singapore. In my studio I still have energy monk and harmony monk. The paintings are 80 x 80 cm, in mixed media. Made 2014, by Swedish artist Ingela Johansson. More info. about the monks from Swedishartanddesign@gmail.com                                      Read more

Why do I paint monks?

I started painting #monks 2013 and the first one was the monk walking outside #Prada on #Orchard Road, #Singapore. At 7 pm tonight I will have another art talk at the exhibition The Monk and Prada. Yesterday I had a great time also listening to the perspective of the viewer. That is what my art is all about, if it evokes a feeling or questions I am happy. I like that for each time I bring up the topic ofRead more

Planning an art talk

One of my friends and art collectors once said: “You must be brave to do this, it is almost like having your soul on display.” Tonight I am looking for pictures for my presentation at The Art Club, and looking at old talks to prepare for the art talk in 2 days at The Art Club Singapore. Looking through the pictures from different interviews I remember going through the emotions. On the 17th of Sept it is time once again,Read more

The monk and the bank of China

This painting is fresh from the #brush for the upcoming #exhibition at The Art Club, Singapore 17th of Sept – 17th of Oct. To me this painting is Asia. I imagine that the bike owner has just popped in for an errand at the bank. Feeling tiny as he or she walk up the giant stairs, and press the enormous door. The #lion hold the fort outside, and the monk just happens to walk by to remind us about anotherRead more

Where art and people meet in Singapore

The Art Club Singapore From the 17th of September I will start my #exhibition “Monks and Prada” at The Art Club, Singapore. Art talks on the 17th and 18th of September. The #exhibition will continue until the 17th of October. I am very excited to hold this exhibition as I think that The Art Club is a one of a kind gallery and maybe even more a meeting spot for art and people.  Daniel Ord one of the founders describesRead more

Red carpet at Galleri Bergman in Karlstad

It is a special feeling to exhibit in your hometown after Australia and Singapore. A big thank you to everyone that visited the art opening of the art exhibition with tales from Singapore and Karlstad at Galleri Bergman, Karlstad. It was a wonderful Friday evening and Saturday filled with a show by a fire artist, art by Ingela Johansson and extracts from Cabary.   Mats Bergman curator at the gallery had arranged everything to perfection. Read more about the exhibitionRead more