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HENNY LINN KJELLBERG ceramics

 

EDUCATION

2007 – 2009
MFA, Ceramics, Konstfack: University College of Arts and Crafts, Stockholm, Sweden.
2006

“Parks and Gardens”, public art workshop at Konstfack: University College of Arts and Crafts, Stockholm, Sweden.
2005

“Art after 1950”, studies of contemporary art theory, University of Uppsala, Sweden.
1997 – 2000

BFA, Ceramics, The Danish Design School, Bornholm.
1999

National University College of Art and Craft, Oslo, Norway.
1994 – 1995

Nyckelviksskolan, Stockholm, preparatory art school.

 

SELECTED SOLO- AND GROUP SHOWS

Current / Coming up:

Konst som port till reformationen, Uppsala kommun/ Uppsla stadsbibliotek, invigning 20 oktober 2017
Galleri Sadelmakarlängan
in Österbybruk 28.10 – 19.11 2017 – with Moa Lönn

2017

Erinring,
Skulpturparken Engelsberg
TRANSITION II at MEKENS Konsthall in Smedjebacken

2016
Transition, group exhibition at Leksands Kulturhus, October 8 – November 12 2016.
Stipendiatutställning, Landstinget i Uppsala läns and Uppsala kommun Culture Grants 2016, Offkonsten c/o Teatergalleriet, Uppsala.
Att slå rot, solo exhibition at Keramiskt Center, Höganäs, Februari 20- May 29 2016.

2015
Inside Out, group exhibition based on the works of Andreas Vesalius, initiated by Uppsala kommun, shown in Odinslund, Uppsala and Uppsala Art Museum.
Magiska Rum, group exhibition in Rånäs slottspark, Norrtälje.
Solo/Duo, solo exhibition, Galleri 1, Uppsala.

2014
OHANA,
group exhibition in Uppsala Botanical Garden, summer of 2014. May 25th – Sept 17th.
Rågång,
a land art project and residency at Ricklundgården, Saxnäs, Lappland. May – August 2014.
Critical Mass
,
solo exhibiton at Rochester Art Centre, Minnesota, USA. May 2013- August 2014

2013
Critical Mass,
solo exhibiton at Rochester Art Centre, Minnesota, USA. May 2013- August 2014
Uppsala Kommuns stipendiatutställning på Offkonsten
, Uppsala.
Art Miners, group exhibitions with the artist group Art Miners at Independants Yokohama 3rd, Yokohama and Asashimashi Museum / Niigata
University, Niigata, Japan.

2012

Ny Nordisk Keramik,
group exhibition at Vendsyssel Kunstmuseum, Denmark.
Omständighet, solo exhibition at Ebelingmuseet, Torshälla, Sweden.
Push Play, NCECA Invitational group exhibition at Bellevue Arts Museum, Seattle, USA.

2011
Lång tids perspektiv, solo exhibition at Multeum Konsthall, Strängnäs, Sweden, November-January 2011-2012.
Phoenix Landscapes, group exhibition at 77m3, Århus, Denmark, November
Uppehållstillstånd, group exhibition at Gottsundabiblioteket, Uppsala, Sweden
Konst från Sverige, group exhibition at Kunsstation Kleinsassen, Fulda, Germany
Fem Markörer, group exhibition at gallery hAnd madE, Nyköping, Sweden
Temperature,
group exhibition at Sanam Chandra Art Gallery, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
Uppsala.Doc, group exhibition at Walmstedska gården, Uppsala, Sweden
In Sanity, a show with the artists’ group  Scene at Galleri Officinet, Copenhagen
Wire Works II
at NCECA Project Space, Tampa, Florida, USA
Hide & Seek, solo exhibtion Galleri 1, Uppsala.

2010

Scene,
Little Berlin, Philadelphia, USA. Juried by NCECA With Jennifer Woodin (US) and Ane Fabricius Christiansen (DK)

2009
Freedom to Roam,
a land art piece outside Perth, Canada, on invitation from the Field Work project. Solitudes, Blås & Knåda, Stockholm
East Coast Meets West Coast
,
Rörstrands Kulturcentrum / Rööhska Satellit, Lidköping
Funktion & Fiktion,
Engelska Magasinet, Rejmyre
Konstfack’s Vårutställning
/ Degree Exhibition, Stockholm, Sweden
Vårsalongen,
Liljevalchs, Stockholm, Sweden

2007
Princesses, ceramics,
performance and photography in Gottsunda Centrum, Uppsala, Sweden

2005
Mötesrum II,
with Anna-Karin Bylund, textile at Galleri Formargruppen, Malmö, Sweden

2004
Dialogue,
group show at Galleri Formargruppen, Malmö, Sweden

2003
Mötesrum,
with Anna-Karin Bylund, Fastighetsbolaget, Vadstena, Sweden

Communion ware for Holy Bridget
,
with Anna-Stina Åberg and Carina Seth Andersson; Klosterkyrkan, Vadstena and Kyrkans Hus, Uppsala. Commissioned by the Church of Sweden.

2002
The Portrait Boxes,
Museum of Ceramics, Grimmerhus, Denmark, and Ekogalleriet, Uppsala, Sweden

2001
To rest,
Objects / installation at Galleria Quadrifoglio, Syracusa, Siciliy

 

COMMISSIONS / PROJECTS / RESIDENCIES / PERFORMANCES

2014
AiR at Ricklundgården in Saxnäs, Västerbotten, Sweden.
Skifta hamn,
parallell public commission for Lerums kommun, Sweden.
2013
Min mamma är en import,
stage design for a dance performance at Gottsunda Dans & teater, Uppsala.
Study trip to Sado island, Japan.
2012
Moving North, public commission by Uppsala municipality.
Print Symposium, Guldagergaard – International Ceramic Research Centre, Danmark.
ScanCeram, international ceramic conference in Hjørring, Danmark.
Participation in NCECA ceramic conference in Seattle, USA.
2011
Wire Works II
at NCECA, Tampa, Florida.
Thai:Nordic 2011, workshop på The Art Centre at Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
2010
Fragile Skin,
porcelain pieces made for a performance in the Stockholm subway, with Anna E. Weiser. Re-collection, a land art / performance piece on Hirtshals Strand, Nordjylland, Danmark supported by the CreaBiz conference at the University College in Hjørring.
2006-2010
Development of set design for the new chamber opera Dream Seminar / Drömseminarium, based on the texts of Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer. Participation in development workshops in Sweden and USA
2009

Freedom to Roam
, a land art project supported by FieldWork and Ontario Arts Council, Canada Set design, Dream Seminar / Drömseminarium, workshop and work in progress performance at Västerås Concerthouse, Sweden.
2008

Set design, Dream Seminar / Drömseminarium, workshop and work in progress performance at Västerås Concerthouse, Sweden.
2007

Porcelain Percussion
, a collaboration with composer Ellen Lindquist (USA) and percussionist Birgit Løkke (DK) at the symposium ”Collaborative Relations” at the International Ceramic Research Centre in Denmark. Princess, ceramics, performance and photography in Gottsunda Centrum, Uppsala, Sweden.
2005

Objects for the performance Bevingad, betagen (In Rapture) with dancer /choreographer Maud Karlsson, Uppsala, Sweden.
2004

Handrum
, objects and performance with Marie Sandell, Formargruppen, Malmö Gallerinatt.
2003

Collaboration with musicians / dancers Marie Sandell and Anna Välilä Leis; ceramic objects / set design for the performance Någon Annan Annanstans (Someone Else Elsewhere), Högriskfestivalen, Malmö.
Costume and set for Solve, a dance piece with Pia Sidetun, shown at Ribersborg Cold bath house, Malmö, and Värmlands Museum, Karlstad.
2002

Residency at the International Ceramic Research Centre, Denmark. Transparence – a study in porcelain, light and linen, a collaboration with textile artist Anna-Karin Bylund, Stockholm.
Residency at Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada – research on the relation movement – form in collaboration with choreographer Pilar Gallegos (Mexico).
2001
Umiak – Inuk,
a collaborative project with the musician and poet Sarah Granskou, Toronto, Canada (ceramic sculpture as set design and props).

 

TEACHING

2005 –
Ceramic Classes for children and adults. “Culture and care” ceramic classes with mentally disabled and people within the open psychiatry care. ABF Strängnäs, Skaparverkstan; Kultur i vården/Studiefrämjandet, Uppsala. Various workshops both nationally and internationally. From 2016 teacher at the Design lab, run by Studiefrämjandet i Uppsala län / Uppsala kommun.

 

REPRESENTED

Statens Konstråd / The National Public Arts Council
Sweden Vadstena Kommun / Vadstena Municipality
Strängnäs Kommun / Strängnäs Municipality
Uppsala Kommun / Uppsala Municipality

 

GRANTS

2017
Höganäs Kommuns Keramikstipendium
2016
Upplands Läns Landstings Kulturstipendium
2013
Uppsala Kommuns kulturstipendium / Uppsala Municipality Culture Grant
2012
Estrid Ericsons Foundation
Helge Ax:son Johnson Foundation
2011
Estrid Ericson Foundation
2010
One year Work Grant, Swedish Arts Grants Committee
2009
IASPIS / Swedish Arts Grants Committee
2008

J.L Eklund Crafts Foundation
2007
IASPIS / Swedish Arts Grants Committee
Estrid Ericson Foundation
Helge Ax:son Johnson Foundation
2002

NIFCA (Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art)
IASPIS / Swedish Arts Grants Committee
The Foundation for Danish-Swedish Collaboration Estrid Ericson Foundation
Helge Ax:son Johnsons Foundation
2001
IASPIS / Swedish Arts Grants Committee
Estrid Ericson Foundation

 

Member of KIF/KRO, KC Öst, Upplands KRO, UKK – Uppsala Artist’s Association.