Om Jens Henricson
Born in 1979 in Helsingborg, Jens Henricson lives and works in Malmö. He received his academic training at Malmö Art Academy. Common to his artistic projects is his interest in how lived experience creates identity. In several projects, personal themes have paved the way through scientific research in cooperation with UMAS in Malmö and SLU, the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences at Alnarp. From 2010 he processed the death of his mother in his work, dealing with issues based on sadness and bereavement. In 2014 he began work on an ongoing project with the starting point in his family’s garden centre.