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Per Gunnar Bjurstrom

professor

Per BJURSTROM, Swedish professor. Board General Art Association of Sweden since 1964, Prince Eugen’s Waldemarsudde 1980-1989; Royal Academy, of Letters, History and Antiquities and Royal Academy, of Fine Art, Ateneo Veneto, Venice.

Background

Bjurstrom, Per Gunnar was born on March 28, 1928 in Stockholm. Son of Gunnar and Claire (Hellgard) Bjurstrom.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1961.

Career

Assistant curator National Museum, Stockholm, 1950—1968. Curator prints & drawings, 1968—1980. Director Swedish National Art Museum, 1980—1989, professor, since 1989.

Visiting lecturer Yale University, New Haven, 1968. Kress professor National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1990—1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Giacomo Torelli and Baroque Stage Design 1961, Stage Design in Sweden 1964, Feast and Theatre in Queen Christina’s Rome 1966, German Drawings in Swedish Public Collections 1972, French Drawings in Swedish Public Collections 1976, 1982, 1986, Italian Drawings in Swedish Public Collections 1979, Johan Tobias Sergei 1975, Three Decades of Swedish Graphic Art 1946-1976, Roman Baroque Scenery 1977, Philip von Schantz 1979.

Membership

Board General Art Association of Sweden since 1964, Prince Eugen’s Waldemarsudde 1980-1989. Royal Academy, of Letters, History and Antiquities and Royal Academy, of Fine Art, Ateneo Veneto, Venice.

  • History & Antiquities

  • Royal Academy Letters

  • Royal Academy Arts

Connections

Married Eva Gunnars Bjurstrom, April 27, 1957 (divorced December 1983). 1 child Tova Petra; Married Gorel Cavalli-Bjorkman, June 29, 1985.

father:
Gunnar Bjurstrom

mother:
Claire (Hellgard) Bjurstrom

spouses:
Eva Gunnars Bjurstrom

Gorel Cavalli-Bjorkman

child:
Tova Petra Bjurstrom