christina pettersson

Publicity photo of the artist for The Furies of the Swamp performance at Everglades National Park.
“CHRISTINA PETTERSSON wants you under her spell. A Wonderland pulses from her enchanted hand, and as you stand dwarfed before her towering pieces you are overrun by the contradictions of her natural world, the clash of sensual fantasy with corporeal decay. Stone lions weep black blood. Murderous kudzu climbs heavenward. Neglected columns stand as the grand ghosts of an incinerated mansion. As you’re drawn ever deeper into the tangled symphony of her deft pencil strokes, you are drenched in Gothic whimsy and beguiled by the gentle monster of an imagination overgrown with carnival and myth. Pettersson is bewitched by the songs of forgotten ghosts, by the incomprehensible decadence of her beloved South. How could you resist her mayhem?” – Susanna Sonnenberg
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Recent & Upcoming
September 8 - October 22, 2018 - Group Show
Dual Frequency South Florida Cultural Consortium - Art and Culture Center of Hollywood
October 18, 2017 - January 8, 2018 - Solo Show
Mythology & Site - Deering Estate - Miami
January 21- April 8, 2018 - Solo Show
The Unavoidable Twilight - AIRIE Nest Gallery - Everglades National Park
October - November 2017 - Artist Residency - Crandon Park
June 28 - Open Studios
Fountainhead Studios
June - September 2017 - Two of my drawings are featured in the Perez Art Museum's Inside / Out Public Art Program, which brings reproductions of artworks from their collection into Miami neighborhoods. Currently at North Miami Beach and Surfside Beach. learn more...
June 2017 - First Public Art Project Unveiled
Sandra DeLucca Developmental Center - Miami
May 25, 2017 - Mermaid Performance
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens - Miami
April 22- June 25, 2017 - Group Exhibition
Aesthetics & Values - Frost Art Museum - Miami
March 9, 2017 - Performance
Along the Shadow of the River - Girls Club Collection - Fort Lauderdale
Empty Kingdom Interview
Drawings at PAMM, part of Global Positioning Systems Exhibition
My first edition, available thru Girls Club Collection
New Video at the Art Center/Miami Beach
Group Show - Museum of Contemporary Art - Miami
Recent performances at MOCA and Pinecrest Gardens
Art Slant Review
New Times Review
Recent Interview - OPP
Website Update- Select videos now available for viewing
New York Show - launchf18