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Olof Kangas

 

Born: Maarianhamina, Finland, 1946

 

olof.kangas@gmail.com

Exhibition List:

 

 

Selected solo exhibitions:

 

2016 Gallery Katariina, Helsinki

2014 Gallery Katariina, Helsinki

2006  Laterna Magica, Helsinki

2003, 2004  Rikhardinkatu Library, Helsinki

2002  Gallery BE 19, Helsinki

2001  The Tampere-House, Finland

2001  Tampere City Library Metso, Finland

2001  Mariehamn Library, Aland

2000  Jyväskylä University Library, Finland

1999  Hanasaari The Swedish-Finnish Cultural Centre, Espoo, Finland

1998  Tammisaari Art Museum; Finland

1995  Galley BE 19, Helsinki

1995  Gallery of Pohjola Company, Helsinki

1993  Rozentals Museum, Riga, Latvia

1992  Galleria Hagelstam, Helsinki

1990  Gallery Okra, Helsinki

1990, 1972  Gallery Hagelstam, Helsinki

1998, 1988, 1983,1969, Art Museum of Aland, Mariehamn, Finland

1984  Gallery Ackerman, Helsinki

1984  Porvoo Art Hall, Finland

1982  Gallery of  Finnish Painters’ Union, Helsinki

1974  Gallery Cheap Thrills, Helsinki

1970  Gallery 21, Landskrona, Sweden

 

 

Selected Group exhibitions:

 

2015 - 2016

Vilnius Academy of Arts, Graphic department, Vilnius, Lithuania;
Gallery “Globus”, Leipzig, Germany;
Città di Vercelli, Italia;
Gallery “Titanikas”, Vilnius, Lithuania;
“The Cole Art Center”, Nacogdoches, U.S.A.

2015 7th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius,Lithuania

2012  6th  International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius,Lithuania

2010  Scuola Internationale di Grafica, Venedig, Italien  

2009  Kulturspinderiet, Silkeborg, Denmark

2009  5th  International Artist's Book Triennial Vilnius, Lithuania

2009   [in]visible, Archief Synergie, Amsterdam

2008   National Library, Ankara, Naum Book Art-group

2008   Bosphorus University, Istanbul, Naum Book Art-group

2007   Finnish institute in Berlin, Naum Book Art-group

2007   Institut finlandais - Centre culturel de la Finlande à Paris, Naum Book Art -group

2007   Grafiska Sällskapets Galleri, Stockholm,  Naum BooK Art -group

2006   Main Library in Lohja, Naum Book Art –group, Finland

2006   Kirjahduksia, Lönnström art museum, Rauma, Finland

2006  4th  International Artist's Book Triennial Vilnius, Lithuania

2005   Grafiska Sällskapets Galleri, Stockholm

2005   Casa de Cultura, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

2005   Museo Candido Mendes, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

2004   Casa de Cultura, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

2004   Museo de Primeiro Reinado, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

2004   Villa Riso, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

2003   Line Gallery, Lilithgow, Scottland

2003  Artist’s Book Festival, Wandering, Warsaw, Poland

2002*  Dimensio 30 years, Galleria Otso, Espoo, Finland

2002*  Dimensio 30 years, celebration exhibition,  Salo Art Museum, Finland

2002   Tondo Finlandese, Galleria Il Gabbiano, La Spezia, Italy, Studio Gennai, Pisa, Italy,

Museo Nuova Era,Bari, Italy, Palazzo Ducale, Genova, Italy

2002,2001 Esercizi di stile”, 99 variations of ”Madamoiselle Riviére of Jean A. D. Ingres. 

Galleria Il Gabbiano ja  Palazzina delle Arti, La Spezia, Italia, Studio Gennai, Pisa, Italy, Museo D’Arte Moderna, Senigallia, Italy, Galleri GHL, Middleburg, Holland

2001*,1997*,1989*  Pieksämäen Kulttuurikeskus Poleeni, Finland

2000   Gallery Hagelstam, Helsinki, (artist’s books)

2000   Viestejä Baltiaan, Galleria Aarni, Espoo, Finland

1996  Livres d'Artistes, Centre Culturel, Compiegne, France

1996  Lexperience des Livres, Universir de Rouen, France

1995  Le Livre Dans Tous Ses Etats, Europe -95, Mediateque, Argentan, France

1994  LACPS at the Resolution Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

1993  Europe-93, Saint Pol Sur Mer, France

1990   Visby art museum, Gotland, Sweden

1998   Tuuli 10 s., Helsingin taiteilijaseuran näyttely, Helsinki

1997*  Marmoripalatsi, St: Petersburg, Russia

1997   Harakan taiteilijat, Antwerpen, Belgium

1996   Arzemu Makslas Muzeja, Riika, Latvia

1994*  Alvar Aalto -museo, Jyväskylä, Finland

1994   XL, Turku Art fair, Finland

1993   Valon Aika, Hyvinge Artmuseum. Finland

1992   The International Symposium of Wood-sculpture,Moravany nad Vahon, Slovakia

1992  2000 Galleria Il Gabbiano, La Spezia, Italy

1992* Dimensio-ryhmä 20 vuotta, Tampere museum of contemporary art, Finland

1991   Bad Säckingen, Germany

1991  Festival du Livre d'Art de Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France

1989*  Poznan, Poland

1989   Suur-Helsingin kuvataide, aluenäyttely, Galleria Otso, Espoo, Finland

1989   Suomen taidetta, Kunsternas hus, Århus, Denmark

1988   Nordic contemporary art, artmuseum of Marieham, Aland Islands

1988  International collection, University of Helsinki

1988   Ars Jakob, Jakobstad, Finland

1984   Norrtälje Arthall, Sweden

1981   Uudenmaan läänin aluenäyttely , Porvoo, Finland

1981   Pohjolan Talo, Reykjavik, Island

1981   Valtakunnannäyttely, Pori, Finland

1981   Pohjoismainen taidekeskus, Suomenlinna, Helsinki

1972,1977 Nuorten näyttely, Arthall, Helsinki

1972 Uppsala artmuseum, Sweden

* = Dimensio-group exhibitions

 

 

Works in collections:

 

Svenska statens konstråd, Stockholm

Ålands Konstmuseum, Mariehamn, Finland

Rederi Ab Sally, Mariehamn; Finland

Ålands Ömsesidiga Försäkringsbolag, Finland

Townhall of Ekenäs, Finland

Svenska kulturfonden, Helsinki

City of Espoo, Finland

Föreningen Folkhälsan, Helsinki

BTJ Kirjastopalvelu, Helsinki

Helsinki City Art Museum

Amos Anderson art museum, Helsinki

Mariebad, City of Mariehamn; Finland

Jyväskylä University Library, Finland

Rikhardinkatu library collection, Helsinki

 

 

Ordered public art:

 

Wall relief ”Tablåer” 1986, the foyer of Unga Teatern. - Ordered by City of Espoo, Finland

Wall relief “Mandala” 1995, Föreningen Folkhälsan, Helsinki

”DIPTERA 2”, 2004, Marienhamn ”Mariebad” – Public Bath

 

 

Memberships:

 

Painters Union of Finland

Artist’s Society of Helsinki

NAUM BooK Art –group