CV

Education
2011-13 Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm, Sweden
1993-98 Bergen National Academy for the Arts, Norway
1992-93 The Steneby School of Craft and Design, Sweden
 
Solo Exhibitions
2016 Tampere University Hospital, Tampere – together with choreographer Noora Nenonen and Artist Tatu Nenonen
2016 Galleri Plan B, Växjö samt TAK/ PM Hotel
2015 Stadshuset, Kiruna, Sweden
2015 Aguélimuseet, Sala , Sweden
2015 Very Fun Parc, Taipei, Taiwan
2015 Tyresö Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
2014 Lilla Galleriet, Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, Sverige
2014 Art Museum of Dalsland, Sweden
2012 Galleri Giga, Stord, Norway
2011 Konstfrämjandet Bergslagen, Örebro, Sweden
2011Teatergalleriet, Kalmar, Sweden
2010 Skomdal Kultursmie, Dokka, Norway
2009 Konstfrämjandet i Värmland, Karlstad, Sweden
2005 Textilia, Gothenburg, Sweden
2004 Vestfold Art Center, Tönsberg, Norway
2003 Hordaland Art Center, Bergen, Norway
2002 Galleri Hörnan, Falun, Sweden
 
Group Exhibitions (last eight years)
2016 Den blå tråden, Bryggeriet i Nora, Sweden
2016 3d to 4d. Ewart Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2016 Eklektisk Ljudrymd, Rymd Konstrum, Stockholm, Sweden
2016 Galleri Eva Solin, Stockholm, Sweden
2015 Konstmarknad, Rymd Konstrum, Stockholm, Sweden
2015 Päivitetty Pitsi / Uppdaterad Spets, Hankasalmen, Finland
2015 Svenska Spetsar, Vadstena, Sweden
2015 Diversity and Unity, The Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia
2015 Galleri Eva Solin, Stockholm, Sweden
2014 FAS goes North, Örnsköldsviks Konsthall, Sweden
2014 Guestartist Minitex 2014,  Runde Torn, Copenhagen, Denmark
2014 Textilsommar. Virserums Konsthall, Sweden
2013 Xubanisa: means to mix. Nääs Konsthantverk, Floda, Sweden
2013 WIRELESS , Buskerud Art Center, Vestfold Art Center and Östfold Art Center, Norway
2012 Långsamhetens lov Södertälje Konsthall, Södertälje, Sweden
2011-2013 Love lace The Powerhouse Museum of Science and Design, Sydney, Australia
2012 The 7th International Fiberart Biennale, Nantong, China
2012 MOVEMENT, Risör Kunstpark, Norway
2012 KUNSTiHUS, Galleri Giga, Stord, Norway
2012 Open Studio, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm, Sweden
2011 Flower The Art Museum of Dalsland, Upperud, Sweden
2010- 2011 Hommage á Textilia Röhsska Museum of Design, Gothenburg, Sweden
2010 The 6th International Fiberart Biennale, Henan Art Museum, China (Bronze Medal)
2010 Konstslöjdssalongen Museum of Architecture, Stockholm, Sweden
2010 Absolut Textil Vasa Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden
2010 Tunna Trådar Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, Sweden
2010 The 4th Riga International Textile and Fibre Art Triennial ” Global Intrigue” Riga, Latvia (Silver Medal)
2010 FiberArt Sweden Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, Sweden
2009 Changing Fibres. Textile Art On the Edge. Museum of Textile, Borås, Sweden
2009 Sömmelig og brede bånd till tiden Workshop with exhibition. Herning, Denmark
2008 The 5th International Fiber Art Biennal, Beijing, China (Honorable Mention)
2007-2008 Porträtt nu! Det Nationalhistoriske Museum, Fredriksborg, Denmark (Publikpriset) Hafnarborg Art Museum, Iceland. Amos Andersons Museum of Art, Helsinki, Finland. Ljungbergmuseet, Ljungby, Sweden. Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo, Norway.
2007- 2009 Still life. Embroidery Exhibition Alexandra Palace, London, Great Britain. Chatlaudren, France. Museum de Kantfabriek, Horst, Netherlands. Jönköpings Läns Museum, Sweden
2008 Textile and Stone Storfors Folkets Hus, Sweden
2008 The Valcellina Award Maniago, Italy
2007 Textil in large format Lokstallet i Strömstad, Textilmuseet i Borås, och Bohusläns Museum, Uddevalla, Sweden
2007 The Cheongjue Biennale of Arts and Crafts Cheongjue, Korea (Honorable Mention)
2007 Minitextil Museum of Textile, Borås, Sweden
 
Performance
2014 Performance at —We Operate From A Different Perspective— , Performance Festival, Stockholm.
2011- ONGOING!  SKÄLVA We explore spaces through moving together. Join our events!
2012 Performance and Artist talk at Lufthavna Performance Lab, Oslo, Norway
2012 Performance  and workshop with Jenny Simm /SKÄLVA at Stockholm Fringe Fest
2012 Performance with Jenny Simm /SKÄLVA at Supermarket Stockholm
2001-2004 Insideout, Björkhagen, Stockholm, Sweden
 
Commissions
2012 To Move. An adventure. Bergebo Barnehage, Oslo Kommune, Norway
2007 Draperi, Cecilias Byrå, Örebro, Sweden
 
Represented
Statens Konstråd, Röhsska Museet, Jämtlands Läns Landsting, Landstinget Sörmland, Karlstad Kommun, Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala Läns Landsting, Varbergs Kommun,Västra Götalands Regionen, Göteborgs Kommun, Örebro Kommun, Norskt Kulturråd, Folkets Hus, Våra Gårdar.
 
Grants
2015 Art Scholarship of the City of Kiruna
2014, 2010, 2006, 2002, 1999 Estrid Ericssons Scholarship
2013 The Scholarship Foundation for Studies of Japanese Society
2012 Grant for Cost-intensive Work, Konstnärsnämnden
2012 The Friends of Arts and Crafts
2011-12 2-year National Scholarship of Art, Konstnärsnämnden
2011 International Cultureexchange Australia, Konstnärsnämnden
2012 + 2010 Mobility Program, Nordic Culture Point
2009 Scholarship to Svolvaer Kunstnerhus, North Norway
2008 1-year National Scholarship of Art. Konstnärsnämnden
2005 Sleipner Travel Grant for Nordic Artists
2002 Artist Scholarship for Nordic Artists
2000 Wadköping Award of Arts and Crafts, City of Örebro
2000 Norwegian Council of Culture
1999 Bergen City Cultural Scholarship
1999 Scholarship Bergen – City of Culture
 
Bibliography
2014 KAMELEN, novel by Ulrika Berge
2014 The Magazine KONSTHANTVERK, tenpage interview,
2013 Wireless. Catalogue
2011 Ulrika Berge. Book about my work (sold out!)
2011 Love lace. Catalogue
2010 Hommage á Textilia. Catalogue
2010 The 6th International Fiberart Biennale. Catalogue
2010 Konstslöjdssalongen. Catalogue
2010 The 4th Riga International Textile and Fibre Art Triennial ” Global Intrigue”. Catalogue
2009 Changing Fibres. Textile Art On the Edge. Catalogue
2009 Sömmelig og brede bånd till tiden. Book about workshop
2008 The 5th International Fiber Art Biennal. Catalogue
2008 The Valcellina Award. Catalogue
2007 Still life. Catalogue
2007 Textil i stora rum. Catalogue
2007 The Cheongjue Biennale of Arts and Crafts. Catalogue
2006 From Lausanne to Beijing. 4th International Fiber Art Biennale. Catalogue
Regularly Participating in the fanzines "En, två, flera" and  "Fråga" published by Andrea Berge
 
Miscellanous
2014- ONGOING Meditation Teacher
2014 Lecture Stenebyskolan
2011 Lecture Stenebyskolan
2010 Lectures: Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland. Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Norway. National Art Academy, Hangzhou, China.
2002-2009 Teacher. Nyckelviksskolan – School of Art, Craft and Design.
-2002 Bildverkstan Kulturhuset. Bildverkstan Stockholm Stadsmuseum.
2000 Sit! Lie down! Run! An exhibition of sculptures for Children Vestlandske Kunstindustrimuseum, Bergen. In cooperation with artist Maria Udd and Bergen City of Culture 2000.
 
Member
KRO National Organisation of Swedish Artists
Fiberartsweden

Post Your Thoughts