Jockum Nordström was born in 1963, he lives and works in Stockholm.
Nordström has worked intersectionality with art, books, and music since the end of the 1980s. He is one of Sweden’s most internationally-known artists and has exhibited at galleries, museums, and institutions all over the world, for example with the exhibitions Why is Everything a Rag, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans (2017); All I Have Learned and Forgotten Again, LAM, Lille and Camden Arts Centre, London (2013) and A Stick in the Wood, Moderna Museet, Stockholm (2005).
Nordström is represented in the collections of institutions such as MoMA, New York; Centre George Pompidou, Paris; LAM, Lille; SFMoMA, San Francisco; the Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; Magasin III Museum for Contemporary Art, Stockholm; Moderna Museet, Stockholm; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam and S.M.A.K. Municipal Museum of Contemporary Art, Ghent.