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Georg Gušni Hauksson

Curriculum Vitae

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Born 1. January 1961
Lives in Reykjavķk.
 
Education:
1980-1985 The Icelandic College of Arts and Crafts. Reykjavik , Iceland.
1985-1987 Jan Van Eyck Akademie, Maastricht, Netherlands.
 
Private exhibitions:
1985 The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1986 Mokka, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1986 Jan Van Eyck Akademie, Maastricht, Netherlands.
1987 Galleri Svart į hvķtu, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1987 Jan Van Eyck Akademie, Maastricht, Netherlands.
1987 Slunkarķki, Ķsafijöršur, Iceland.
1988 Galleri Lang, Malmö, Sweden. (With Jon Oskar).
1989 Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden.
1990 Galleri Riis, Oslo.
1990 Galleri Sölvberget, Stavanger, Norway.
1991 Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden.
1992 Galleri Nżhöfn, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1992 Slunkarķki, Ķsafjöršur, Iceland.
1992 Galleri Artek, Helsinki,Finland.
1993 The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1994 Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden.
1994 The Corridoor, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1995 Mokka, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1995 The Nordic House, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1998 Kjarvalsstašir, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1999 Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden.
1999 Hallgrķmskirkja, Reykjavķk, Iceland.
2000 Galleri Sęvars Karls, Reykjavķk, Iceland.
2002 Skaftfell, Seyšisfjöršur, Iceland. (With Peter Frie).
2003 Nordic Watercolor Museet, Skårhamn, Sweden.
2003 National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland: Georg Gušni. A retrospective exhibition.
2003 Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden.
2004 Gallerie Forsblom, Helsinki, Finland.
2004 Galleri O2, Akureyri, Iceland.
2006 Track 16, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, USA: The nature of landscape. (With Viggo Mortensen).
2006 Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden.
2006 Gallery Turpentine, Reykjavik, Iceland.
2007 Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri, Iceland: Georg Gušni – The Mountain. A retrospective exhibition.
2007 NORD / LB art gallery, Hannover, Germany.
2007 Kleinhenrich, Münster, Germany: Lįrétt strik.
2007 Menningarmišstöšin Eskifirši, Eskifjöršur, Iceland.
2007 More North, New York, USA.
2009 Gallerie Forsblom, Helsinki, Finland.
2009 Galleri Lars Bohman, Stockholm, Sweden.
2011 Listasafn Ķsafjaršar, Ķsafjöršur, Iceland.
2011 Church of Hallgrķmur, Reykjavik, Iceland: Trś og myndlist.
2011 The North Atlantic House, Copenhagen, Denmark: Landscapes.
 
Group exhibitions:
1983 Gullströndin andar, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1983 UM, Kjarvalsstašir, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1983 The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1984 Utgaard, Trondheim, Norway.
1985 Ung Nordisk Konst (UNK), Stockholm, Sweden.
1986 Staatliche Kunstakademie, Dusseldorf, Germany.
1987 Borealis 3, Nordiska bienalen, Malmö Konsthall. Malmö, Sweden.
1987 Kjarvalstašir, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1988 Fimm Ungir Listamenn, The National Gallery of Art, Reykjavik, Iceland.
1988 Ny Islandsk Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark .
1988 Aldarspegill, Listasafn Islands, Reykjavik, Iceland .
1989-90 Aurora 3, Norręna listamišstöšin Sveaborg, Helsinki, Finland.
1990 The Art of Drawing, Kunstnerens Hus, Oslo.
1990 Landscapes from high Latitude, Travelling exhibition in the United Kingdom:
The Ferens Art Gallery, Hull.
Great Grimsby Town Hall, Grimsby.
The Barbican Art Centre, London.
Brighton Polytechnic Gallery, Brighton.
Burgtow Gallery, Brighton.
The Talbot Rice Art Centre, University of Edinburgh.
1990 De Kollektie, Jan Van Eyck Akademie, 1983-1990. Maastricht, Netherlands.
1990 Icelandic Art in Cologne, Cologne, Germany.
1991 Transparensia Azul.
Moderna Museet, Stockholm,Sweden .
Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo, Brasil.
Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janero, Brasel.
Museo Nacional de Artes Plįsticas, Montevideo, Uruguay.
Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogota, Colombia.
Museo de Arte Contemporaneode Caracas, Venezuela.
Centro de Arte Moderna, Lissabon, Portugal.
Charlottenborg, Denmark.
1992 Il Paesaggio Culturale, Aspetti Dell'Esperienza Nordica
Nell'Arte, 1890 - 1990, Pallazzo Esposizioni, Rom
1994 Nordisk 90-tal, Konstmassan, Stocholm Art Fair.
1994 Islandske Kunstnere 1944 -1994, Nikolaj, Copenhagen.
1994 Galleri Greip, Reykjavķk, Iceland .
1994 Ķ deiglunni, Akureyri, Iceland .
1995 Contemporary Icelandic Art, Ernst Museum, Budapest.
1996 New Territories, Travelling exhibition, England.
1996 Nįttśrusżn , Kjarvalsstašir, Reykjavik, Iceland .
1996 Rooseum, Malmö, Sweden .
1997 Studija Islandija, Vilnius, Siuolaikinio Mento Centras.
1997 Reopening Exhibition, PS1, Contemporary Art Center, New York, U.S.A.
1998 Natura, Charlottenborg, Denmark.
1998 Icelandic Painting in the 20th Century, Hong Kong, Beijing, China
1998 Nordic Painting, Carnegie Art Award.
Konstakademien, Stockholm, Sweden .
Soffienholm, Lyngby, Denmark.
Stenersen Museet, Oslo, Norway.
Helsingin, Taidehalli, Helsingi,FinLand.
The National Gallery of Art, Reykjavķk, Iceland .
1998 Lķfęšar, Reykjavķk, Iceland .
1999 Sjónauki, Listasafn Akureyrar, Iceland .
1999 Nordic Painting, Carnegie Art Award.
Kunstnerens Hus, Oslo, Norway.
Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland.
Sophienholm, Lyngby, Denmark.
Konstakademien, Stockholm, Sweden.
Kjarvalsstašir, Reykjavķk, Iceland
Barbican Centere, London, England.
2000 Geršuberg, Reykjavķk, Iceland.
2000 Gullni Pensillinn, The Corridor, Reykjavķk, Iceland.
2001 Gullni pensillinn, Kjarvalsstašir, Reykjavķk, Iceland.
2001 Confronting Nature, Icelandic Art of the 20th Century.
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington,D.C. U.S.A.
2002 Žetta vil ég sjį. Geršuberg, Reykjavķk, Iceland.
2002 Nordic Painting, Carnegie Art Award.
Hafnarhśsiš, Reykjavķk Municipal Art Museum, Reykjavķk Iceland.
Kunstnerens Hus, Oslo, Norway.
Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Victoria Miro Warehouse, London, England.
Mejlans Art Museum, Helsinki Finland
Röda sten Museum, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Awards:
1988 The DV prize for Visual Arts.
1988 One-year stipend from the Visual Artist Fund. Icelandic Ministry of Culture, Science and Education.
1990 Three-month stipend from the Visual Artist Fund. Icelandic Ministry of Culture, Science and Education.
1992 Six-month stipend from the Visual Artist Fund. Icelandic Ministry of Culture, Science and Education.
1995 Three-year stipend from the Visual Artist Fund. Icelandic Ministry of Culture, Science and Education.
1996 Artist in residence at Stanford Art Centre, United Kingdom.
1997 Travelgrant from the Icelandic Ministry of Culture, Science and Education.
1998 Nominated for Carnegie Art Award.
1999 Nominated for Carnegie Art Award.
2000 Ars Fennica Nomination, Helsinki, Finland.
2002 Nominated for Carnegie Art Award.
2003 Two-year stipend from the Visual Artist Fund. Icelandic Ministry of Culture, Science and Education.
 
Other:
On the Board of the Richard Serra Fund in Iceland, 1993-1995
On the Board of the National Gallery of Art , 1997-2001
 
Bibliography:
Jón Proppe: Georg Gušni, Reykjavķk Municipal Art Museum, Reykjavķk 1998.
Gunnar J. Įrnason: , The Nordic House, Reykjavķk,1995
Hannes Siguršsson: "Fjalla + Fjöllun", SKĶRNIR, no.168 Fall 1994
Ólafur Gķslason: "Landslagiš og mynd žess", Vikublašiš, Reykjavķk 7.5.1993
Gertrud Sandqvist: "Maleri som fingeravtryck", Svensk Dagbladet,23.2.1991
 
Works in museums:
The National Gallery of Art, Reykjavķk, Iceland.
The Reykjavķk Art Museum. Reykjavik, Iceland.
The University of Iceland Art Museum. Reykjavķk, Iceland.
The Kópavogur Art Museum. Kópavogur, Iceland
Moderna Museet, Stockholm Sveden.
Malmö Museum, Malmö, Sveden.
Rooseum Art Collektion, Malmö, Sveden.
Contemporary Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland.
Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway.
Private collections in Iceland, Sveden, Norway, Finland and Netherlands.

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