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Bengt Lärkner

Bengt Lärkner, Swedish art historian. Recipient Ragnar Holm award, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1997; grantee Public grant, William Karlsson Trust, Lund, 1984, LPS Travel grant, National Agency Higher Education, 1998. Member aestetic advisory committee Town Council, Linköping, Sweden, 2001; Member of Living Pedagogues' Society, International Association Art Critics.

Background

  • Lärkner, Bengt was born on March 13, 1946 in Helsingborg, Skåne, Sweden.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Lund University, 1972. Master of Arts, Lund University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Lund University, 1984.

    Career

    • Lecturer Lund University, Sweden, 1974—1985. Senior lecturer Linköping University, Sweden, since 1985, head humanities program, 1991—2001, head department art history Sweden, since 1991, assistant professor, since 2001. Theatre and art critic various newspapers, magazines, 1967—1985.

      Member production team Swedish Broadcasting Corporation, Stockholm, 1989—1991. Member European Union educational and research project Freedom and Dependency of Artistic Languages Eight universities Sweden,Finland,Germany,United Kingdom, Italy, Spain and Portugal, 1997—1999.

    Membership

    Member aestetic advisory committee Town Council, Linköping, Sweden, 2001. Member of Living Pedagogues' Society, International Association Art Critics.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, reading, music, travel, films.

    Connections

    • Married Christina Engfors. Children: Christoffer, Johannes.
    • spouse: Christina Engfors
    • children: Christoffer Lärkner
    • Johannes Lärkner
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    Born March 13, 1946
    (age 71)
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    • 1972
      Lund University
    • 1973
      Lund University
    • 1984
      Lund University
    • 1974 - 1985
      Lecturer, Lund University
      Sweden
    • 1985
      senior, lecturer Link+
      Sweden