CV

CURRICULUM VITARE / FERILSKRÁ

THORA KARLSDOTTIR

Born in Akureyri Iceland 09.07.1962 / Fædd á Akureyri 09.07.1962

thorakarlsdottir@gmail.com

Kaupvangsstræti 23, 600 Akureyri, Iceland.

 

 

Education/Nám:

2010-2013 Europaische Kunstakademie of fine art. Trier, Germany

Diploma, professional artist. / Fagurlistadeild.

2006-2008 Ecole d ´ Art IzabelaB. Sandweiler, Luxembourg

Artschool. Myndlistanám.

Iðnskólinn Hafnafirði.

Industry design, Inhönnun, fyrsta ár.

 

Privat exhibitions/Einkasýningar:

2016 “280 Dresses” 280 Kjólar” Listasafnið á Akureyri, Akureyri Art Museum, Iceland.

2015 “Condition Snow” Skilyrði Frost” Listasafnið á Akureyri. Akureyri Art Museum. Iceland

2014 “TIMELINE” Populus Tremula, Akureyri, Iceland

2014 “Hver er lykillinn” Gallerí Mjolkurbudin. Akureyri, Iceland

2013   “Back to the roots” Gallerí Mjolkurbudin. Akureyri, Iceland

2012   Gallery, Bertrand Kass, Innsbruck, Austria

2010     Gallery Einfach, Linz Austria.

2007   “All About Rust” Arizona Gallery, Luxemboug

 

Group exhibitions/Samsýningar:

2016. “Monsters” “Skrímslandi” Open air exhibition. Listagilið Akureyri, Art Street in Akureyri. RÖSK. Artist Grup. Listahópurinn Rösk.

2016 “IV” Galerie Konschaus beim Engel, Luxembourg. UNIT9

2015 “Bjart er yfir” Mjólkurbúðin gallerí. Akureyri, Iceland,Residencysidencyomail.com.1962

2015 “Hundur í henni” Gallerí 02. Hafnafirði, Iceland

2015 “Gleðjandi” Listhópurinn RÖSK, Deiglan. Akureyri, Iceland

2015 “Svuntandi” Hof. Akureyri, Iceland

2015 “ Að bjarga heiminum” Hjalteyri Iceland

2015 “Contraste/Contrasts” Unit9 Bosnermühle, Germany

2014 “Gold/Gull” Gallerí Mjólkurbúðin, Akureyri, Iceland.

2014 “Drei Frauen-Drei Malerinnen-Þrjár Konur. Gallery Chateau de      Bourglinster, Luxembourg

2014 “Skóhattandi” Gallerí Mjolkurbudin, Akureyri, Iceland

2014 “BALADE D’ART À BÈZE” Open Air exhibition. Beze, France

2014   “Kjólandi” Populus Tremuls. Akureyri, Iceland

2014 “Springtime” (UNIT9)Gallery Das Robert Schuman-Haus, Trier, Germany

2013 “DogArt” Art´park. Birkenfeld, Hambourg, Munchen, Germany.

2013 “Frisch vom Schlachthof” (UNIT9)Schwarzbach-Galerie. Wuppertal, Germany

2012 “DogArt” art´park. Birkenfeld, Mönchengladbach, Bad Kissingen, Munchen, and Hambourg, Germany

2012 “ALLT” Open air exhibition. Akureyri Art Museum, Iceland

2011 “54” EVBK Prum. Germany

2011 “RomANTIK” Open air exhibition Gross formArt, Kaiserthermen, Trier    Germany

2011 “DogArt” Birkenfeld, Germany

2011   Art´Lenster, art fair. Junglingster, Luxembourg

2010     Kultur festival,  Remich, Luxembourg

2010   “53” EVBK Prum Germany.

2010   Gallery Scanshop Luxembourg

2010   Gallery The Art of Good Taste, Lux Ville, Luxembourg

2010   “Cool and Cultural Eye Candy” Exhibition in cooperation with Myr design Gallery Schmit-Fohl Niederdonven, Luxembourg

2009   “52” EVBK Prum Germany

2008   Gallery 2 Aux Maens. Remich. Luxembourg

 

Works in company belonging/ Verk í eigu fyrirtækja

Terri properties, Luxembourg.

 

Residency/Gestalistamaður:

  1. Gilfelag. Artist Residency , Akureyri Iceland
  2. Gilfelag. Artist Residency, Akureyri Iceland
  3. Atelier Einfach, Residency, Linz Austria

 

Grants/Styrkir

 

2016 Grant/Styrkur from/frá Menningarsjóði Akureyrarbæ, Iceland

2015 Grant/Styrkur from/ fra Menningarsjóði Akureyrarbæ, Iceland

2014 Grant/Styrkur from/frá Menningarsjóði Akureyrarbæ, Iceland

 

 

 

Membership/Félagsaðild

Member of UNIT9 International group of artists that exhibits their art in Galleries around the world. www.UNIT9.de

Félagi í Lishópi níu alþjóðlegra listamanna sem kalla sig UNIT9 Stendur fyrir árlegri samsýningu.

UNIT 9 spiegelt die Vielfalt und Internationalität von

Künstlerinnen und Künstlern aus verschiedenen

Ländern wider. Unterschiedliche kulturelle

Erfahrungen und verschiedene

künstlerische Ansätze prägen das Bild der Gruppe.

 

Member of RÖSK ARTgroup of four Icelandic artists, work and exhibit together every year.

Félagi og ein af stofendum listhópsins “RÖSK” Hópurinn samanstendur af fjórum íslenskum myndlistamönnum sem vinna þema sýningar og setja upp samsýningar árlega.