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Christian L. A. Axel-Nilsson Edit Profile

art historian

Christian L. A. Axel-Nilsson, Swedish art historian. Member Royal Society Arts and Sciences in Gothenburg.

Background

Axel-Nilsson, Christian L. A. was born on June 20, 1934 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Göran and Ellen (Lundberg) Axel-N.

Education

FilKand, Lund University, 1961. FilLic, Stockholm University, 1968. FilDr, Stockholm University, 1983.

Career

Curator, The Nordiska Museet, Stockholm, 1960-1976; director, The Södermanlands Museum, Nyköping, Sweden, 1977-1984; director, History Museum, Göteborg, Sweden, 1984-1988; director, The Röhss Museum Arts and Crafts, Göteborg, 1988-1994; deputy director, The Göteborg's Museums, 1994-1996.

Membership

Member Royal Society Arts and Sciences in Gothenburg.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: typography.

Connections

Married Ulla Hemberg, 1961 (divorced 1970). 1 child, Helle; married Helene Dahlbäck, June 19, 1976. Children: Malin, Fredrik.

father:
Göran Axel-N.

mother:
Ellen (Lundberg) Axel-N.

spouses:
Helene Dahlbäck

Ulla Hemberg

children:
Helle Axel-Nilsson

Malin Axel-Nilsson

Fredrik Axel-Nilsson