Anna Tellgren

Anna Tellgren

Curator at Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden


Anna Tellgren,PhD, is Curator of Photography at Moderna Museet in Stockholm since 2004. She has curated numerous exhibitions including Arbus, Model, Strömholm(2005), Lars Tunbjörk. Winter/Home(2007), Moderna Museet Now: Inta Ruka(2008) and her exhibition Francesca Woodman. On Being an Angel(2015) is touring internationally. In 2011 she was responsible for the project Another Story. Photography from the Moderna Museet Collection, a major presentation of photography in the entire museum. Previously, she has worked as researcher and lecturer at the Department of Art History at Stockholm University. She was the editor of The History Book. On Moderna Museet 1958–2008(2008) and is associate editor of Konsthistorisk tidskrift/Journal of Art History.

Field of interest on photography:

I am interested to see photographs by young as well as more experienced photographers working with their own, personal projects. Art photography, landscape and documentary photography. I am not interested in animal photography or commercial photography.