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Book Book

Clouds and Above  is a small, square book filled with Beata Rydén´s most dreamy, poetic and imaginative images. The book has a light blue softcover and is printed on pearl photo paper. This is a book for anyone who wants to feel inspired, keep dreaming and embrace the power of imagination and creativity. See a preview of the […]

Limited edition prints Limited edition prints

You can buy art from Beata Rydén as limited edition prints, signed and numbered by the artist. The prints are produced with archival ink on fine art matte paper. Fill in the contact form to get in touch, or send an email: info[a]beataryden.com  

About Beata About Beata

Beata Rydén is a photographic artist that lives and works in Gothenburg, Sweden. She was born in 1985. 2010 she graduated as a Cultural Project Manager. She then studied photography between 2012-2015. With the art of photography she aims to explore our inner worlds and psychological struggles. One topic that she tends to come back […]

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11 mars

Mother

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Mother

I shot these two images by the beach in Alicante in 2017. Me and my mother took a sheet (borrowed it from the hostel… lucky there was a washing machine in the room!) and tried different poses and angles with the sheet. I think I like the first one most, because of the colors and […]

10 juli

Birch

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Birch

New picture. ”Birch” 2018.

1 april

Easter tulips shot in front of a window

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Easter tulips shot in front of a window

Yesterday I was really inspired to shoot. But I didn´t know what to shoot. I knew I wanted to do something related to easter. I was lucky enough to have fresh flowers at home (from a friend that had just stayed the night at my place.) I decided to shoot the flowers with window light […]

30 mars

Inspirational lecture at Skellefteå museum

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Inspirational lecture at Skellefteå museum

This Tuesday I had the honour to hold a lecture in Skellefteå (a town in northern Sweden where they still have lots of snow!). My friend and colleague Victoria Söderström lives and works in Skellefteå and has been a part of the photo club of Skellefteå. They reached out to ask if we were interested […]

28 juni

New self portait up on the website

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New self portait up on the website

I took a new self portrait to update my website with. Instead of being out in nature or in front of a clean wall I decided to take the photo in front of my image ”Void” that is hanging in a black frame in my home. It feels so good to have a portrait where […]

22 maj

Pictures from Affordable Art Fair Hamsptead

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Pictures from Affordable Art Fair Hamsptead

Last weekend I had the great honour to exhibit two pieces through my gallery Piqmo at the Affordable Art Fair in Hampstead Heath. I wasn´t there myself and that´s why I was so happy to see these pictures that Piqmo shared on their Instagram! Piqmos stand. It looks absolutely amazing! My images are the two black […]

11 maj

Exhibition at Affordable Art Fair in Hampstead Heath, London

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Exhibition at Affordable Art Fair in Hampstead Heath, London

Today was the opening of the Affordable Art Fair in Hampstead Heath, London. I am so thrilled to have two pieces hanging there through my gallery Piqmo. The two pieces are Hypnagogia and Serenade for solitude. Hypnagogia was made for my project The Sleep Project, in which I explore the surreal state between being awake […]

14 april

Behind the scenes and speed edit of a staged self portrait

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Behind the scenes and speed edit of a staged self portrait

I made a behind the scenes video for my self portait ”Imagine a bird”. This is the final image. I also used some yarn, but as you can see in the movie I decided to make the image without it. First test shoot!

25 mars

Step by step images from ”To the moon and back”

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Step by step images from ”To the moon and back”

A step by step guide from my creation of ”To the moon and back”. It was a magical evening with beautiful light, and me and my mother (to the left in the picture) ran over the field, while I used my remote to take pictures. I didn´t know what we were running towards, but later […]

22 mars

Behind the scenes movie

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Behind the scenes movie

Here is a little movie from a beautiful day of shooting. This day I went out in the forest, location scouting and shooting a staged self portrait. I used some baby powder to create a smoky effect in the image. The images you see in the end are unedited images. Music “Muscle memory” by Myndra […]