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Gunnar Torhamn

Full name: Josef Gunnar Torhamn
Gender: Male
Born: December 21, 1894 in Torhamn, Karlskrona, Blekinge, Sweden
Died: February 2, 1965 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Art Competitions


Gunnar Torhamn was a Swedish church painter and sculptor born in Blekinge. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and in Stockholm and made study trips to France, Italy and North Africa. Torhamn mainly produced altarpieces and wall paintings with monumental figure compositions in strong colors for Swedish churches. His wife Ingegerd also was an artist and his son Urban Torhamn became a well-known author.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 41 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Paintings Sweden SWE AC

Mixed Painting, Paintings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 41 Berlin Art Competitions Sweden Final Standings AC Schneeschuhläufer
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