Curriculum Vitale

Education

The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen, Denmark 1973-1980

Glyptoteket, Drawing Academy, Copenhagen, Denmark 1971-1973

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016 Artists Studio, Eiði, Faroe Islands. They are building the country

2016 Church of Glyvrar, Glyvrar, Faroe Islands

2015 Galleri Sct. Gertrud, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014 Artists Studio, Eiði, Faroe Islands

2013 Church of Sørvág, Sørvágur, Faroe Islands

2012 Galleria Finarte, Nagoya, Japan

2011 Æglagret, Holbæk, Denmark

2010 Church of Glyvrar, Glyvrar, Faroe Islands

2010 Artists Studio, Eiði, Faroe Islands

2009 Gallery Spor 1, Brande, Denmark

2009 School of Gásadalur, Gásadalur, Faroe Islandss

2008 Kibouska Gallery, Gifu, Japan

2006 Benedict Church, Hamburg, Germany

2002 The City Hall, Hanstholm, On the occasion of the Visit of the Royal Family

2000 National Art Museum, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

1999 The City Hall, Tasiilaq, East Greenla

1999, 1989, 1977 Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

1999, 1975 Eiði, Faroe Islands

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 Galleri Emmaus, Haslev, Denmark. Filled Tubs

2015 Sunshine International Museum, Beijing, China. Art Cares

2015 TCG Nordica, Kunming, China.

2015 Galleri Emmaus, Haslev, Denmark

2013 CASO Gallery, Osaka, Japan, Laterna Magica

2013 Gerdarsafn Art Museum, Kópavogur, Island. Laterna Magica

2013 Trondheims Art Association, Trondheim, Norway. Laterna Magica

2013, 2008 Nagoya University of Art, Nagoya, Japan. Laterna Magica

2012 Vejle Art Museum, Vejle, Denmark. Laterna Magica

2012 The Nordic House, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands. Laterna Magica

2012 Galleria Finarte, Nagoya, Japan

2012-2005 Galleri Emmaus, Haslev, Denmark

2011-1975 National Art Museum, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands. Òlavsøka

2009 Ribe Art Museum, Ribe, Denmark

2008 Autumn Exhibition in Asker, Asker, Norway

2008 Leopold Museum ,Vienna, Austria

2008 Nagoya University of Art, Nagoya, Japan

2008, 2005, 2003, 2002, 2001 The Nordic House, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

2007, 2003, 2001 Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjörður, Iceland

2006 Trondheims Art Museum, Trondheim, Norway

2006 The North Atlantic House, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006 The City Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006 Janus Bygningen, Vestjyllands Artmuseums, Denmark

2005, 2003 Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark

2005-1995 Spring Exhibition, Faroe Islands Art Museum, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

2004 Mikkelberg, Hattstedt, Germany

2003 Ålands Art Museum, Mariehamn, Åland

2000 T.A.G. Galleri, American Scandinavian Society, New York, USA

1994 Gammel Strand, Copenhagen, Denmark

1994 Quinnlia Art, Lycksele, Sweden

1980 Young Faroese Art in Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Selected Purchases/Collections

The Faroese Government, Faroe Islands

The City Councils of Tórshavn, Klaksvík, Eiði and Fuglafjørður, Faroe Islands

The Fishermen's Union, Faroe Islands

The Danish-Faroese Cultural Foundation

National Art Museum, Faroe Islands

Ålands Art Museum, Åland

Trondheims Art Museum, Norway

Nagoya University of Art, Japan

Benedict Church, Hamburg, Germany

Decorations

Brande, Denmark 2007

The Church in Selatrað, Faroe Islands 2005, 2006

The Public School in Eiði, Faroe Islands 2003.

The Church in Eiði, Faroe Islands 2001

Awards/ Prizes/ Grants

The Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation 2012

The Faroese Cultural Foundation 2001, 03, 05, 06, 07, 08, 10

The Faroese Government 1998

Ruth Smith Art Foundation, Faroe Islands 1977

Bibliography

Eva Furseth and Nils Ohrt, Laterna Magica, The Nordic House, Faroe Islands 2012

Michael Fuhr, Moderne Kunst der Färöer Inseln. Leopold Museum, Wien, Austria 2008

Eva Furseth, Sigrun Gunnarsdóttir, National Art Museum, Faroe Islands 2008 - 2014

Faroese Art, The Nordic House, Faroe Islands 2001,03,05,06,08

Atlantic Visions, The Nordic House, Faroe Islands 2002

From the Atlantic Edge, Tungulist, Faroe Islands 2000

Membership/ Professional Organisations

MYND,The Faroese Society of Visual Arts
BKF, Danish Visual Artists, Denmark

Sigrun Gunnarsdóttir

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