Biography

Daniel Götesson (), known as EKTA, is a Swedish artist, currently based in . His works have been exhibited all over Europe and his murals can be found across the continent in countries such as Croatia, Poland and England. Amongst other projects, Götesson has recently worked on several public art commissions of varying scale for various municipalities in Sweden.

In he received the one year working grant from KONSTNÄRSNÄMNDEN and in he received the BYGGNADS Kulturstipendium.

Represented by Galleri Thomassen () and Mini Galerie ().

 

CONTACT

EMAIL: cynikern@yahoo.co.uk
FLOW: Instagram

 

(Website by Lundgren+Lindqvist)

Solo Exhibitions

  • Failures & Unknowns, Galleri Thomassen, Gothenburg
  • Self-Contained, Galleri Thomassen, Gothenburg
  • Community, Krets, Malmö
  • Structures & Figures, Nexus Gallery, Reims
  • Untitled, Trollhättans Konsthall, Trollhättan
  • Untitled, Galleri Lars Bolin, Östersund
  • Heaps, Nordhems konst, Gothenburg
  • Untitled, Värmlandskonstfrämjande, Karlstad
  • Foggy Notion, Rojo Maquina, Madrid

Duo Exhibitions

  • Soon Forward, Le Fix Gallery, Copenhagen,
  • 50X70 with Eric Magassa, Mini Galerie, Amsterdam,
  • Late for Meeting with Eric Magassa, Sjöfartsverket, Norrköping,
  • Ekta & Dave the Chimp, The Don Gallery, Milano,
  • Cannibal Minds with DEM, M.O.H.S Gallery, Copenhagen,
  • Art Fou with Rosenkrands, M.O.H.S Gallery, Copenhagen,

Select Group Exhibitions

  • Konvergenser #2, Nevven, Gothenburg,
  • Varför?Därför!, Örebro Konsthall, Örebro,
  • Unexpected Territory, Nevven, Gothenburg,
  • Collage II, Mini Galerie, Amsterdam,
  • Strange Cities, Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens,
  • Suffering, Sundsvalls Konstförening, Sundsvall,
  • Mapping The City, Sommerset House, London,
  • Artmosphere Biennale, Moscow,
  • Surprised Recognition, Slika Gallery, Lyon,
  • Dear Bedfellows, Dear Painting, Fullersta Gård, Stockholm,
  • ORO, Konsthallen Trollhättan, Trollhättan,
  • Cedar's Graffiti Supply Store, Movement, Worcester,
  • Collage, Mini Galerie, Amsterdam,
  • Creature Festival, Lodi Park, Lodi,
  • Mynningsladdare, Röda Sten Konsthall, Gothenburg,
  • Bang On The Beet, Watdafac Gallery, Madrid,
  • Vacation, Penthouse Gallery, Baltimore,
  • RISK, Galleri Thomassen, Gothenburg,
  • Out of Sth vol.3, BWA Gallery, Wroclaw,
  • Tombola, Azalea, Gothenburg,
  • Night of a 1000 Drawings, Lagerhuset, Gothenburg,
  • Family Show, Good Press Gallery, Glasgow,
  • Live Action Festival, Världskultur Museet, Gothenburg,
  • This Must Be The Place, Vasa Konsthall, Gothenburg,
  • Live Painting, Färgfabriken Norr, Östersund,
  • Tandragee Man, Market Place, Armagh,
  • Live Action Plus, VARA,
  • HIDE & SEEK, KRETS, Malmö,
  • Salon Schwarzenberg, Neurotitan gallery, Berlin,
  • Battlefield 6.0, Röda sten Konsthall, Gothenburg,
  • The Nordic Art Fair, Copenhagen,
  • Anniversary, M.O.H.S Gallery, Copenhagen,
  • Från Hällristning Till Graffiti, Mimershus, Kungälv,
  • Battlefield 5.0, Galleri Neon, Brösarp,
  • Untitled, Råhuset, Copenhagen,
  • Grafitta, Konsthallen, Gothenburg,
  • Friends Of The Endless Journey, Grasshut Gallery, Portland,
  • Cocido Madrileno, Rojo Maquina Gallery, Madrid,
  • Art Trek, Mekanik, Antwerpen,
  • Homemade Jam, Festival, Northern Ireland,
  • Aorta Alter Glory, Galleri Oro, Gothenburg,
  • Charming Suicide, Galleri Oro, Gothenburg,
  • Brand New Second Hand, Galleri Oro, Gothenburg,
  • What Collective & Friends, Workshop Gallery, Bristol,

Murals /​ Installations

  • ALTrove Festival, Catanzaro,
  • Abecita Konstmuseum, Borås,
  • Majahuset Förskola, Lejonfastigheter, Linköping,
  • Casa di Quartoere, Inchiostro Festival, Alessandria,
  • Vodnjan, Croatia,
  • Lisa Sassgata, Göteborgs Kommun,
  • Hudiksvalls Sjukhus, Landstinget Gävleborg,
  • No Limit Borås, Borås,
  • Östersund Skidstadion, Östersund,
  • SGS Gibraltar, Gothenburg,
  • Canals Project, London,
  • Out of Sth, Wroclaw,
  • Krongårdsbiblioteket, Trollhättan,
  • Växjöhem, Araby, Växjö,
  • Gdansk Monumental Art Festival, ,
  • Sollidens förskola, Östersund,
  • Fysiken, Gothenburg,

Book / Magazine Features

  • The World Atlas of Street Art & Graffiti, Yale Press,
  • Next Illustration, Thames & Hudson,
  • Popper Magazine, Issue #2-4,
  • The New York Times, 17 December,
  • The New York Times, 14 December,
  • The New York Times, 10 December,
  • The New York Times, 4 December,
  • The New York Times, 23 November,
  • The New York Times, 20 September,
  • The New York Times, 13 May,
  • Anthology, Museums Press,
  • Behind Illustration, Index Books,
  • Juxtapoz, May issue,
  • Faktum, Issue #81,
  • Galago, Issue #96,
  • Faktum, Issue #79,
  • Det Grymma Svärdet, Issue #2,
  • Faktum, Issue #77,
  • Modart #, Issue #14,
  • Modart, Issue #2,
  • Världens Ende, Issue #2,
  • Stick ‘em Up, Booth Clibborn,
  • Playground Sweden, Dokument,
  • Streetart Stockholm, Max Ström,
  • Street Sketchbook, Thames & Hudson,
  • From Concrete To Canvas II, Laurence King,
  • New Skateboard Graphics, Mark Batty Publishers,
  • Outside The Lines, Laurence King Publishing,
  • Tuon Magazine, Issue #3,