Curt Burström (1920 - 1964)
Aquatint - 129/310
Signed 'Burström -52'
14 x 9.5 ins / 35 x 24 cms
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Curt Vilhelm Burström was born in Stockholm on 24th June 1920. He was a Swedish artist and graphic designer.
Bjurström studied at the Konstakademien (Royal Academy of Fine Arts) design school in Stockholm (1948-1949) under the Swedish painter Harald Sallberg (1895-1963)
Bjurström exhibited annually with Unga tecknare (Young Illustrators) at the National Museum (1947-49 and 1951) and had a solo exhibition at Ekströms Konstsalong (Ekströms art salon) in Stockholm in 1950, Galerie Artek in Helsinki (1959). Group exhibitions include 'De Unga Stockholm' (The Young Stockholm) in 1961 and 'Junge Kunst (Young Art) in Fulda, Germany (1962)
Bjurström married Hilda Sofia Andersson in 1946.
Examples of Bjurström works are held in the collections of Moderna Museet (Museum of Modern Art) and Nationalmuseum (National Museum) in Stockholm and the Norrköpings Konstmuseum (Norrköping Art Museum).
Curt Bjurström died in Stockholm on 27th December 1964, aged 44.