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Lennart Durehed

Lennart Durehed was born in Gothenburg. He studied photography in Gothenburg, before working as a photo journalist.

In 1973-76, he was an assistant to the fashion photographer Irving Penn in New York. On his return to Sweden, he started a gallery, Camera Obscura, in Stockholm together with the art director Lars Hall. Durehed has participated in exhibitions at Fotografiska Museet in Moderna Museet in 1981 and 1990 and in numerous group exhibitions, including shows at Brandts Klädesfabrik in Odense, Denmark and the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, USA. He had a solo exhibition at Kulturhuset in Stockholm in 1991 and his photographs have been published in several photo books. Durehed is currently active as a freelance photographer.

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