Curriculum Vitae
CARINA GRANLUND


BIOGRAPHY
Born 1967, lives and works in Petsmo, Finland
www.carinagranlund.com

STUDIES
1988-1992 Visual Art School of Nykarleby/NOVIA (Bachelor's degree), Finland
1987-1988 Västra Nylands Folkhögskola, Free Art Programme

MEMBERSHIPS
Finnish Painters' Union
East Bothnia Artists Association

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014     The Hero Is Burning, Gallery G, Helsinki
2013     Revelations, Gallery Å, Turku
2010     Recent Drawings, Gallery Varikko, Seinäjoki
2008     Make a Living, After Eight, Pietarsaari
2007     Faith Hope and Love, Gallery Sinne, Helsinki
2006     Run Baby Run, Gallery Woodoo, Vaasa
2005     East Bothnia Museum (Neon FST Project), Vaasa
2004     Eyewitness, Library Art Gallery, Vaasa
1997     Memories in a Bottle, Gallery Academy of Arts, Helsinki

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014     Dialogue Landscape, Gallery Huuto, Helsinki
2013     Ensilumi, Gallery Alte Schule, Berlin, Germany
2012     ARTTURI, Gallery Spectra, Kristiinankaupunki
2012     Rajantaju (curated by Samuli Heimonen), Purnu Arts Centre, Orivesi
2011     Human Nature, Gallery 5, Oulu    
2008     Tobacco Warehouse, Museum of Pietarsaari
2007     Gallery Horst Stauber, Passau, Germany
2004     House of Abrams, Vöyri
2003     Hidden, Vaasa City Gallery, Vaasa
1999     Sidewalk, Nordic Art Happening, Vaasa
1998     Gallery Remi, Östersund, Sweden
1998     Theater Bambula, Vaasa
1998     Stundars Museum, Solf
1997     Gallery Fylkes, Namsos, Norway
1997     East Bothnia Museum, Vaasa
1996     Gallery Pärnu, Pärnu, Estonia
1995     Museum of Renlund, Kokkola
1994     Gallery Jangva, Helsinki

COLLABORATIONS
2012     Landscape, Association of East Bothnia Exhibition, Lapua Art Museum, Lapua
2011     In the Present, Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa
2011     Unikuvia, exhibition curated by Union of Finnish Art Associations, Saarijärvi
2010     VALO, Region Exhibition, Nelimarkka Museum, Alajärvi
2008     Tobacco Warehouse, Museum of Pietarsaari, Jubilee Exhibition of Swedish Cultural Foundation
2008     Association of East Bothnia Artists Yearly Exhibition (+2007, 1997, 1994)
2005     Artist in Residence, FST´s Television Production “Neon”
1997     Comment, The Young Artists Exhibition, Esbo
1991     Young Artists of East Bothnia (+1994), Seinäjoki

PERFORMANCE
2011     Live Drawing, "I Wanted to Paint the World, Little Mom", Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa
2008     Live Drawing, "The Good and Evil", Rewell Center, Vaasa
1997     Night of the Arts, Schablon Assembly: ”One Spoon for the Mom”, Vaasa

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS
Pro Artibus Art Foundation
City of Vaasa
Swedish East Bothnia Society
Federation of Finnish Art

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE
2006     Oberpfälzer Künstlerhaus/Residence, Schwandorf, Germany
1997     Ricklundsgården, Saxnäs, Sweden

GRANTS
2013     Swedish Cultural Foundation, One year working grant
2012     Art Commission of Ostrobothnia, One year working grant