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CV ANNIKA BERGVIK-FORSANDER

Solo Exhibitions

2016 THE COMFORT OF GEOMETRY, Porvoon taidehalli/ Porvoo Art Factory

2015 LOST IN THE FOREST, Poriginal Gallery, Pori (FIN)

2015 GENIUS OF MEN, Tupakkamakasiini, Pietarsaari (FIN)

2014 IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME, Galleria NAPA, Rovaniemi (FIN)

2013 THE THIEF, Dammen Art Gallery, Vasa (FIN)

2009 RECONSTRUCTIONS, Galleria G, Helsinki (FIN)

2009 VISU-gallery, Kokkola (FIN)

2007 Tupakkamakasiini, Pietarsaari City Gallery (FIN)

2006 HEART OF DARKNESS, Gallery Titanik, Turku (FIN)

2006 Gallery Sinne, Helsinki (FIN)

2006 Gallery Rådhuset, Uusikaarlepyy (FIN)

2004 Mältinranta Art Centre, Tampere (FIN)

2003 GUN, Glo Gallery, Helsinki (GUN-group) (FIN)

2003 Gallery Stenman, Kokkola (FIN)

2002 FORMULA, Ostrobothnian Museum, Vaasa (FIN)

1999 BING!, Gallery Artegrafica,Helsinki (FIN)

1999 Gallery Sirius, Jyväskylä (FIN)

1999 Stundars Museum and Art Centre, Mustasaari (FIN)

1998 Gallery Stenman, Kokkola (FIN)

1996 Kakelhallen Gallery, Mariehamn, Åland (FIN)

1995 Gallery Ida, Stockholm (SWE)

1995 K.H.Renlund Museum, Kokkola (FIN)

1995 Gallery Viktor , Uusikaarlepyy (FIN)

1994 Jangva Gallery , Helsinki (FIN)

1994 Porvoo City Gallery, Porvoo (FIN)

1992 Puistogalleria, Vaasa (FIN)

1991 Galerie Art Amy, Vaasa (FIN)


Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 I can see NOTHING- group show at Huuto Galleria, Helsinki , together with Adriel van Drimmelen (USA/ NL), Fredrik Lindqvist (SE/ D) and  Anna Ulff (SE/ FI)

2013 CHANGING WORLD, KH Renlunds Museum , Kokkola (FIN)

2012 SOCIAL ISOLATION, Galerie Toolbox, Berlin (D)

2011 Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm (SWE)

2011 STILL LIFE, Cikoriamuseum of UPM, Pietarsaari (FIN)

2011 IN THESE TIMES, Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa (FIN)

2011 HUMAN NATURE, Gallery 5, Oulu (FIN)

2009 ARTTU, Kaustinen Folk Art Center (FIN)

2006 3 + 3 TAKEOVER, Vaasa City Centre (FIN)

2005 AMAZED, Ostrobothnian Museum (FIN)

2004 Gallery Loop, Pietarsaari (FIN)

2003 ART STOP 03, Forum, Pietarsaari (FIN)

2002 Turku Art Centre (FIN)

2000 Birkeröd Kunsthall (DEN)

2000 Tröndelag 2000, Stjördal (NOR)

2000 PICTURE & FORM, Ostrobothnian Museum (FIN)

1996 TRANSFORMATION, Ostrobothnian Museum (FIN)

1995 FiNNISH ART MACHINE:

Annantalo in Helsinki and Hyvinkää City Art Gallery (FIN)

Klondyketalo in Kerava and Voipaala Art Centre, Valkeakoski (FIN)

1994 Galerie Lehrbauhaus , Salzburg (AUS)

1993 YOUNG FINNISH ART, Umeå (SWE)

1993 ARTE BOTNIA , Kunsthalle Helsinki (FIN)

1993 PERSPECTIVES, Seinäjoki City Art Gallery (FIN)

1993 City Museum of Riga (LET)

1993 City Gallery in Jurmala (LET)

1993 BEWILDERED DREAMS Nelimarkka Museum, Alajärvi and Vaasa City Art Gallery (FIN)

1992 Artists´ Associations in Finland (Annual group exhibition) Jyväskylä (FIN)

1991 YOUNG NORDIC ART, Stundars Museum (FIN)

1991 Artists´ Associations in Finland (Annual group exhibition ) Forssa (FIN)

1989 Artists´ Associations in Finland (Annual group exhibition) Tornio(FIN)


Public collections

Pro Artibus Art Foundation

Ostrobothnian Museum

Museum of Pietarsaari

Finnish Art Society

OKO bank collection / Helsinki

Sampobank collection / Helsinki

Kemira Chemicals collection / Helsinki

Teknisten Liitto / Helsinki

Sonera / Helsinki

HOK collection / Helsinki

The City of Seinäjoki

The City of Pietarsaari

The City of Pedersöre

The City of Luoto

Oy JA-RO Ab / Pietarsaari

Åbo Akademi

OPTIMA

Svenska Österbottens förbund / Wasa Teater & Novia, Vaasa

Kokkolan Konservatorio

 

Public comissions

2009 ”WONDERLAND”, 100 m2 printed aluminium façade artwork in the Arabianranta, Helsinki

2005 Installation of Paintings, Oxhamn High School, Pietarsaari

2005 Corridor Painting, Oxhamn High School, Pietarsaari

2000 “THE WALK”, 15 m long painting in the City Library of Pietarsaari

 

Grants and prizes

1994 Arts Council of Finland- 1 year working grant

1995 Svenska Kulturfonden – 1 year working grant

2000 Svenska Kulturfonden – 1 year working grant

2003 Svenska Kulturfonden – 1 year working grant

2005 Svenska Kulturfonden – 1 year working grant

2007 Svenska Kulturfonden – 1 year working grant

1995 Art Machine of Finland, 4th prize

2008 The ”Svenska dagen”-prize, Svenska kulturfonden

2010 Piikipruukki Public Art Contest – 3rd prize

2012 Grönqvistska fondens stipendium

Also several project grants during 1991-2012 from the following funds:

Arts Council of Finland, Arts Council of Ostrobothnia, Konstsamfundet, Svenska Kulturfonden, Svenska Österbottens Kulturfond, Svenskösterbottniska Samfundet , Kulturfonden för Sverige- Finland, Eugéne , Elisaneth och Berit Nygréns stiftelse


Education

2014-     Art History, Uppsala Universitet (SE)

1994-1996  Visual Art Pedagogy , Åbo Akademi

1994     Internationale Sommerakademie fur Bildende Kunst (Salzburg,Austria)

1987- 1991 Swedish Art School in Nykarleby (BA)

 

Miscellaneous selected

2012- Director of the Nordic Art School (FIN)

2010-2011 Head Teacher / The Nordic Art School (FIN)

2008-2009 Regional Artist of the Visual Arts / Arts Council of Ostrobothnia

 

Artist in recidency

2010 Gullkistan artist recidency, Iceland / July 2010

 

Memberships

Finnish Painters´ Union

Kuvasto

Artists´ Union of Ostrobothnia