Bio

Signe Johannessen
Norwegian/Swedish artist based in Gnesta, Sweden.

Education

2009-2010 – Royal art academy (Exchange student), Stockholm, Sweden
2010 – MA, National college of the arts, Oslo, Norway
2009 – Special student, Royal art academy, Stockholm, Sweden
2006 – BA, National college of the arts, Oslo, Norway

Exhibitions

2017 – Parataxis, Gallery Krets, Malmö, Sweden
2017 – Like a horse, Fotografiska, Stockholm, Sweden
2017 – Video forever (Galleri Analix forever), Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, Paris
2017 – Verkstad konsthall, Supermarket Artfair, Stockholm, Sweden (soloshow)
2016-2017 – The last Öland horse, Kalmar Art Museum, Sweden
2016-2017 –  The Beast & The eye of the Cyclone  – Motala konsthall, Sweden (Solo-show)
2016-2017 – The Epicenter of everything, Galleri Syster, Sweden
2016 – Matter Matter, The exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki, Finland
2016 – Being good, Sculpture Quadrennial Riga 2016,  Latvia
2016 – The Beast & the eye of the cyclone – Oppland Kunstsenter, Lillehammer, Norway (Solo-show)
2016 – Swamp Storytelling, Water research area, Konstfrämjandet Värmland, Karlstad, Sweden
2016 – Thank you for Carrying, Konstfrämjandet Öland Kalmar
2016 – The Beast in the eye of the cyclone, Verkstad Kunsthalle, Norrköping, Sweden (Solo-Show)
2015 – Swamp storytelling, Maretopia, Färgfabriken, Stockholm, Sweden
2014 – Contamination of evidence- Historical museum, stockholm, Sweden
2014 – Bestiarium, Gallery 69, Oslo, Norway (Solo-Show)
2012 – Everything is fine or the continuous search of utopia, Curator Lab, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 – 8 – we are a Parenthesis on Earth, Botkyrka Kunsthalle, Stockholm, Sweden
2010 – My name is not Susan, Norrtälje kunsthalle, Norrtälje, Sweden
2010 – Almalövs Museum, Östra Emtelvik, Sweden
2009 – Mouche production MA projekt, Gallery Mejan, Stockholm, Sweden

Assignments and appointments

2016 – Guest lecturer, National academy of fine art, Helsinki, Finland.
2016 – Guest lecturer Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden.
2015 – Guest lecturer, National academy of fine art, Helsinki, Finland.
2015 – Guest Lecturer, Valand Academy, Göteborg, Sweden.
2015 – Guest lecturer Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden.
2014 – Guest Lecturer, National academy of fine art, Helsinki, Finland.
2010 – Ongoing- Initiator and Chairman, Art Lab Gnesta.

Public art

2017 – Eskilstuna municipality.
2014 – Gnesta municipality.