Ulf Rollof was born in 1961 in Karlskrona, Sweden, and received his degree from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm, in 1987. In the late 1970s, Rollof studied under the artist and social activist Michael Schnorr in San Diego, USA. Now he lives and works in Stockholm.
Rollof’s selected solo shows include Moderna Museet, Malmö (2017 – 2018); Casa Maauad, Mexico (2014); Moderna Museet, Stockholm (2011); MUAC, Mexico City (2009); Millesgården, Stockholm (2008); Museo de la Ciudad, Queretaro (2008); Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg (2003) and the Venice biennale (1999). Rollof has also taken part in group exhibitions at Moderna Museet, Stockholm (2016); Magasin III – Museum & Foundation for Contemporary Art (2015); Kulturhuset, Stockholm (2014); Projekt Art Center, Dublin (2010); Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki (2009) and documenta IX, Kassel, (1992); among many others.