logo logo

Olof Erik Tryggve Granath

Olof Erik Tryggve Granath was museum administrator. Commissioner Swedish participation Youth Biennal, Paris, 1967, Venice, 1968; Member of International Council Museum (international committee, director since 1983, president 1986-1989).

Background

  • Granath, Olof Erik Tryggve was born on November 1, 1940 in Boras, Sweden. Son of Per Olof Tryggve and Maggie Birgitta (Wastlund) Granath.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Stockholm, 1966.

    Career

    • Art critic Dagens Nyheter, Stockholm, 1964—1979. Director Moderna Museet, 1979—1989, Swedish National Art Museum, Stockholm, 1989—2001. Teacher Royal Academy Art School, Stockholm, 1965—1968.

    Membership

    Commissioner Swedish participation Youth Biennal, Paris, 1967, Venice, 1968. Member of International Council Museum (international committee, director since 1983, president 1986-1989).

    Connections

    • Children: Rebecca, Adam.
    • father: Per Olof Tryggve Granath
    • mother: Maggie Birgitta (Wastlund) Granath
    • children: Rebecca Granath
    • Adam Granath
    See on larger map
    Born November 1, 1940
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1966
      University Stockholm
    • 1964 - 1979
      Art critic Dagens Nyheter
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1979 - 1989
      director, Moderna Museet
    • 1989 - 2001
      director, Moderna Museet
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden