Marie Barthelsson

Work History:

LBS Kreativa Gymnasiet, August 2011 – present, Photography Teacher

Bild & Media Malmö, February 2010 – present, Self-employed/Freelance photographer

Mediegymnasiet Malmö, January 2010 – August 2011, Photography/Media Teacher

Sydsvenska Dagbladet, January 2006 – January 2010, Photographer/Media-producer

Training & Qualifications:

Master of Fine Arts Programme in Photography, Valand Academy, Gothenburg University (120 ECTS credits ) 2019 - 2021 Ongoing programme

Philosophy A, Umeå University (30 ECTS credits) 2019

Photography, Representation and the Creative Process, University of Gothenburg, (15 ECTS credits) 2017

Bachelor of Arts in education for Teaching in Upper Secondary School/Adult Education in the Media Programme, Malmö University, (180 ECTS credits) 2008–2010

Media and Communication Studies, Malmö University, (30 ECTS credits) 2004-2005

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Photography 2001-2004. (180 ECTS credits) First Class Honours, Kent Institute of Art and Design, Rochester, England.


VANISHING POINTS, Examensutställning med kandidat- och masterprogrammet i fotografi på HDK-Valand, 2021 (

"The Path of a Falling Leaf" The group exhibition The Path of a Falling Leaf , Galleri Format, Malmö 2020

”Esther the Adventurer” – Ronald McDonald House, Lund ­2017

”Silvula” – Skepparholmen, Saltsjö-Boo, 2010-2011.

”Silvula” – Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, RumEtt, 4 -28 September 2008.

”Silvula” – Exhibition at Restaurant Gazpacho in cooperation with Galerie Rose Marie, Malmö 2008.

”Protokoll” – Restaurant Gazpacho in cooperation with Galerie Rose Marie, Malmö, June-Aug 2007.

”Time Space II” – Miska Knapek and Marie Barthelsson. Galerie Rose Marie, Malmö, March 2007.

”Naturligtvis” –Katinka Andersson, Marie Barthelsson and Ewa-Marie Johansson Galerie, Galerie Rose Marie, Malmö, March 2005.

”This living thing” – A retail book publication Launched at the Royal Society of Arts, of images that Work as a`collective narrative, conceived and Executed by 35 photographers, with contributions from photographer Tom Hunter and writer Chris Townsend. The Royal Society of Arts, London, England 2004.



Honorable Mention:

Monochrome Awards 2017


2020, The Path of a Falling Leaf, ISBN: 978-91-519-7268-8

Venue Magazine – Year 2, Number 4, pages 37, 64, 65, 66 and 87, Winter 05/08

Aluma – De hemlösas tidning, Malmö, number 4, 2005, Year 5, pages 6-10

Aluma – De hemlösas tidning, Malmö, number 2, 2005, page 16

Gerlesborgsskolan Kursprogram, 2004.

Using Format