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Anna Camner's paintings are on show at Färgfabriken in Stockholm from 28 January to 12 March 2017

Anna Camner receives the 2017 Beckers Art Award

Stockholm hyper-realism painter Anna Camner has been named the 2017 recipient of the Beckers Art Award.

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Painter Tomas Lundgren receives Beckers Art Award

Gothenburg-based artist Tomas Lundgren, a painter of works based on old photographs and portraits, has been announced as the recipient of the 2016 Beckers Art Award.

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Lindéngruppen has agreed a five-year deal to fund sustainability research at Blekinge Institute of Technology

Lindéngruppen funds sustainable development research

Lindéngruppen has signed a long-term agreement to support the Blekinge Institute of Technology’s (BTH) internationally recognised research on strategic sustainable development.

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Staff from the Doctors Without Borders ship MY Phoenix helping migrants in the Mediterranean. © Ikram N'Gadi

Lindéngruppen donates to refugee action

Lindéngruppen has donated SEK 200,000 (€20,000) to help Doctors Without Borders tackle the refugee crisis in Europe and the Middle East.

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Wood sculptor takes Beckers Award

Swedish wood sculptor Julia Bondesson has been named the recipient of the 2015 Beckers Art Award and is to exhibit her works at a five-week exhibition in Stockholm starting on January 24.

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Ex-IKEA CEO joins Lindéngruppen board

Former IKEA chief executive officer Mikael Ohlsson has joined the board of directors of Lindéngruppen.

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ColArt's Griffin Gallery promotes the work of upcoming artists.

Wising up with ColArt

ColArt has unveiled an ambitious sustainability programme that will see the world’s largest manufacturer of artists’ materials make sustainable development the core pillar of its business strategy.

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Street tableau by Beckers Art Award 2014 recipient David Molander

Urban photographer scoops art award

Photographs by David Molander go on show in Stockholm on January 25 to celebrate the Swedish photographer being named recipient of the 2014 Beckers Art Award.

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A rainwater harvest project at Beckers' site in Goa, India, cut water consumption by 23% there in 2012 from the previous year.

Beckers Group launches sustainability drive

Lindéngruppen company Beckers Group has published its first sustainability report and adopted targets aimed at making it the world’s most sustainable industrial coatings supplier.

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Urban artist using the new Liquitex non-solvent-based spray paint.

Artist-friendly spray paint wins praise for ColArt

Lindéngruppen-owned ColArt has scored a hit in the international spray paint market after launching the first water-based aerosol that meets the needs of traditional fine artists and urban artists in one can.

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"Harangue" – a work of art in ceramic by Sara Möller.

Ceramic designer receives Beckers Art Award

Sara Möller, a young ceramic artist from southern Sweden, has received the 2013 Beckers Art Award, one of the country’s most prestigious art prizes.

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Interview with Jenny Lindén Urnes – sustaining success

Lindéngruppen owner and chairman Jenny Lindén Urnes gives Our News her view on the family business and some of the challenges that lie ahead.

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Work by Elin Behrens. From left to right: The Light, The Shelf and The Board, all 2012.

Malmö artist wins silver jubilee Beckers Art Award

The Beckers Art Award, one of Sweden’s top prizes for innovative young artists, has marked its 25th jubilee by announcing Malmö-based artist Elin Behrens as winner of its 2012 award.

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