Petra Hultman, The Domestic Services Bureau, 2019
Born 1975 in Smedjebacken, Sweden I Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden
Petra Hultman’s work revolves around the notion of identity and the relation between time, work and value. She examines the work that historically and today, predominantly is performed by women, namely the chores in the confinement of the home. Hultman has been exhibiting actively since graduating from the Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm in 2017. In conjunction with receiving the Becker’s Art Award in 2018, her work was presented in a solo exhibition at Färgfabriken, Stockholm. Hultman has been the recipient of grants from the Anna-Lisa Thomson Memorial Foundation and the Swedish Art Grant Committee. Her work has been exhibited at museums including Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg and Uppsala Art Museum, Uppsala, Sweden.