Anders Krisar

Anders Krisar

Anders Krisár was born in 1973 in Stockholm, Sweden. He lives and works in Stockholm. Anders Krisár’s works, which take part in the Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, New York, US and Carnegie Collection, Stockholm, Sweden, often focuses on the human body. Krisár’s sculptures often features or makes reference to the human form, exhibiting a preoccupation with formal rigor and abstraction. Krisár’s sculptures – immaculately produced, and often bear a deliberate blemish that is itself impeccably rendered – are discomfiting, objects of simultaneous horror and beauty. In M (girl) the life size figure of a girl is split in two and then rejoined, so that a single figure becomes two halves, severed twins clasping hands. In Half Boy, a life size boy is standin