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ISABEL THESELIUS

July 20th 1986

isabeltheselius@gmail.com

Education

2014 MFA in Art, University of California Irvine, USA
2011 BFA in Art, Valand School of Fine Arts, Gothenburg, Sweden
Feb-March 2011 Guest student at Kanazawa College of Arts, Kanazawa, Japan
Jan-June 2010 Guest student at Helsinki School of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland
2007-2008 Munka School of Fine Arts, Munka Ljungby Sweden
2005-2006 Kristianstad School of Fine Arts, Kristianstad, Sweden

Solo exhibitions:

2019 Detroit Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
2018 I will tell you how fire comes, OK Corral, Copenhagen, Denmark
2018 Flaming Home, Milk Press Gallery, NYC Poetry Festival, NY, USA
2017 Hokus Pokus, Krognoshuset, Lund, Sweden
2016 Dear Deer & Love Birds, public art piece outside of Broby Culture House, Broby, Sweden
2015 Dogwalk, Gallery Mors Mössa, Gothenburg, Sweden
2014 Hej Angels!, Room Gallery, Irvine, USA
2014 Hej Angels! (Boms blanket) Flagpole Gallery, Irvine, USA
2013 Left up to the Universe, 67310 Projects, curated by Allyson Unzicker, Irvine, USA
2012 Night & Day, Flagpole Gallery, Irvine, USA
2010 SilverRiver, Gallery Rotor 2, Gothenburg, Sweden
2008 ME, Gallery K2, Munka Ljungby, Sweden
2008 Lolita Drinks, RumEtt, Dunkers Culture house, Helsingborg, Sweden

Selected group exhibitions/screenings:

2019 (upcoming on April 13th) Vår Schäslong, Gallery Slätten, Malmö, Sweden
2019 Metood, Skånes Konstförening, Sweden
2019 Burn All Bridges, Alta, Malmö, Sweden

2018 LA Roses, Crystal Flowers NYC, curated by Lindsay August-Salazar and Allison Wade, NY, USA
2018 Raw, curated by Tara Scott, Indiana University-Kokomo, USA
2018 Prisms, curated by Cassie Riger and Mak Kern, FOCA, LA, USA
2018 Fresh Start, LAVA Projects, curated by Colin Roberts, LA, USA
2018 Tiny Men on Tits and Friends, curated by Colin Roberts, The Curated Loo, Chimento Contemporary, LA, USA

2017 Crystal Flower curated by Lindsay August-Salazar and Allison Wade, Index, LA, USA
2017 Stepping into the Radiant Future curated by Andrew Wingler and Ilona Berger, Last Projects, LA, USA
2017 Apocalypse Now, Amandus Adamson Studio Museum, Paldiski, Estonia
2017 Conflicting Spaces, Sofielund in Malmö, Sweden
2017 The Future Wild, PCC’s Paragon Art Gallery & screening at The Baker Building, Portland, USA
2017 SWEET LIFE, curated by Jacquie Li, One night event in Chinatown LA, USA

2016 ANTIFREEZE Screening at Sorbus-gallery, Helsinki, Finland
2016 Content; an art show, curated by Skip Snow, Last Projects, LA, USA
2016 Dold Konst Istanbul, curated by Tamara de Laval, Istanbul
2016 Poesi-O-Rama, video screening, Poetry Festival at Moriskan in Malmö, Sweden
2016 Fail Better, Last Projects, LA, USA
2016 Silver and Vanilla, Elephant Gallery, exhibition together with artist Yaron Michael Hakim, LA, USA

2015 The Quiet After 10, Emily O, LA, USA
2015 På två ben från Tellus, two person show together with artist Jonas Theselius, Broby Konsthall, Broby Sweden
2015 Violence, Nudes, and Grandmas, co-curated with artist/curator Jenn Berger, The Situation Room, LA, USA
2015 HER/LA Feminist Pop-Up Festival, organized by Laura J. Wise and Chloë Curran, LA, USA.
2015 Hidden Art, curated by Tamara de Laval, Kungsparken & Slottsparken, Malmö, Sweden

2014 Missed Connections, Morton Avenue Veranda Events, LA, USA
2014 Hej!, Transformers 4th Annual Storefront Exhibition, Washington DC, USA
2014 A Meerkat’s Whistle, curated by Lindsay August-Salazar, 3 Days Awake, LA, USA
2014 Ideal Territory, curated by Elan Greenwald, Cirrus Gallery, LA, USA
2014 Rethink Environment, curated by Martabel Wasserman, Happening at Human Resources, LA, USA

2013 WhereverWhatever, Zzzz, Lusts of Flesh, Room Gallery, Irvine, USA

2012 Curatorial Exchange, curated by Doug Harvey, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, USA

2011 Serendipity, curated by Tamara de Laval, Galleri Vreta Kloster, Linköping, Sweden
2011 Autonomi Andra Rum, The Angered Theater, Gothenburg, Sweden
2011 Äntligen för sent, curated by Lene Crone Jensen, Monumentalen, Gothenburg, Sweden
2011 Where Dreams Cross, curated by Åsa Falewicz, Nordstan, Gothenburg, Sweden

Residences:

2019 (Upcoming) September-November, Crosstown Arts Residency, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.

2018 Residency and exchange project between L'blend Creative Space in Tiznit, Morocco, and Positive Art Force in Malmö, Sweden. Project funded by The Swedish Institute.

2015 (14-20 March) Wide Open Studios, organized by Signal Fire, Verde River, Arizona, USA.

2013 (24-30 March) Wide Open Studios, organized by Signal Fire, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, California, USA.

Artist Talks:

2019 Munka Art School, Munka Ljungby, Sweden
2017 Krognoshuset, Lund, Sweden
2017 The Baker Building, Portland, USA
2016 Last Projects Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2014 Catalyst Gallery, University of California Irvine, USA

Scholarships and Awards:

2018 The Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Travel Grant to Morocco
2018 The Swedish Arts Grants Committee Work Grant
2016 Armory Center for the Arts Artist Teaching Fellowship
2014 The Swedish Arts Grants Committee Assistant Artist Grant
2013 Kris and Linda Elftmann Scholarship foundation
2013 Carl Jönssons Scholarship
2013 The Helge Ax:son Johnsons Foundation
2013 UCIRA mini grant
2012 Stiftelsen AAA
2012 The Helge Ax:son Johnson Foundation
2012 The Medici Scholarship
2011 Stiftelsen AAA
2011 The Eric Ericson Artist Scholarship
2011 Jubileumsfonden
2011 Artist Scholarship to Japan
2010 (December) Otto and Charlotte Mannheimers Scholarship
2010 (October) Otto and Charlotte Mannheimers Scholarship
2010 Lund Konsthalls Vänner