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BO HAGLUND

STUDIES
1985–92  University of Industrial Arts (UIAH), Department for Stage Design
1982–95  University of Industrial Arts (UIAH), Department for Art Education

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017  In Between, Galleria Heino, 2015         
2015  Heaven Is A Place On Earth, Galleria Jangva, kutsunäyttely, Helsinki
2013  No, It´s Not Over Yet!, solo exhibition with Markus Rissanen in Gallery Heino, Helsinki
2012  Art Port (with Kim Simonsson), Vantaa-Helsinki International Airport, producer: Anna Forsman
2012  Tree House Project, Think Corner in Helsinki University
2011  Stubbhuvu Arboretum, national poet J.L.Runeberg Home Museum, Porvoo
2011  The Stumphead Project #5, Gallery Orton, Helsinki
2010  Das Album, Gallery Sculptor, Helsinki
2009  The Stumphead Project #4, Gallery Heino, Helsinki
2008  Turbulent Landscapes, Synart Art Gallery, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2007  Don´t Worry, We Will Find a Solution, Gallery Jangva, drawing installation, Helsinki
2006  Big Heads, drawings on paper, Galleria Sculptor, Helsinki
2003  Turbulent Landscapes, drawings, Gallery Bakeliittibambi, Helsinki
2001  The Stubbhuvu Project, drawings, video works & installations, Painters’ Gallery, Helsinki
1999  The Colonists, paintings, Gallery G, Helsinki
1996  Galleria Johan S., Porvoo, paintings with Matti Hagelberg
1995  Bertil Gata, paintings, Gallery Jangva, Helsinki

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017  Mäntän kuvataideviikot, Mänttä
2016  From Heino With Love, Heino Art Foundation in HAM, Helsinki, Finland
2016  Piirrä Nyt!, Nykypiirustuksen monet kasvot, Rovaniemi Art Museum, Finland
2015  Piirrä Nyt!, Nykypiirustuksen monet kasvot, Lahti Art Museum, Finland
2014  BY Exhibition, Finnish Pavilion, Frankfurt Book Fair, Germany
2014  Local Harvest, Gallery Gumbostrand Konst & Form
2013  Veteen piirretty viiva, Hyvinkää Art Museum, curator: Markku Valkonen
2012  Cave Allegories, Retretti Art Center, Punkaharju, curator: Marketta Haila
2012  Wood, Lokal art & design shop, Helsinki
2011  Telttaretki, Finnish Contemporary Comic Art Exhibition, curators: Bo Haglund & Matti Hagelberg, Salo Art Museum, Salo
2011  Sääolosuhteita, Domino Group, Gallery Rikhard
2010  Arctic Hysteria, FRAME/Finnish Artists Association, curator: Marketta Seppälä, Kuntsin Nykytaiteen Museo, Vaasa
2010  Arctic Hysteria, FRAME/Finnish Artists Association, curators: Alanna Heiss (N.Y.), Marketta Seppälä, DA2 Museo, Salamanca, Spain
2009  Wanha Wara Parempi, curator: Jukka Wikberg Loviisa
2009  Ei koskaan eläkkeelle/Never Retired, curators: Miika Nyyssönen, Seppo Renwall, Vantaa Art Museum
2009  mURBAN, Bo Haglund, Anne Koskinen, Kaisu Koivisto, Thomas Nyqvist, Vesa-Pekka Rannikko, curator: Thomas Nyqvist, Sipoo
2009  Maalaamisen arvoista/Worth Painting, curator: Pessi Rautio, Amos Anderson Art museum, Helsinki
2008  Kunst zum Sammeln und Schenken, Synart Art Gallery, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2008  Kunst 08 Zürich Internationelle Messe für Gegenwartskunst, Switzerland, represented by Synart Art Gallery
2008  Halikko Green Art, WATERWAYS, curators: Tuula Nikulainen, georg Dietzler, Salo Art Museum, Finland
2008  Copenhagen Art Fair, represented by Galleria Heino, Denmark
2008  Nordic Drawing, Skellefteå Art Hall, Rackstad Museum, Sweden
2008  Tease Art Fair in Cologne, represented by Synart Art Gallery, Germany
2008  UUSI MAALAUS, New Finnish Painting, curators: Tarja Pitkänen-Walter, Lahti Art Museum, Finland
2007  Kunst 07 Zürich, Internationelle Messe für Gegenwartskunst, Switzerland
2007  OPEN DOORS WEEKEND, installation, IAAB, Basel, Switzerland
2006  Vasen (The Left), 70th Anniversary Exhibition of the Artists’, curators: Teemu Mäki, Pessi Rautio, Union KIILA, Helsinki Art Hall
2001  Life and Soul, Marimekko 50 years, Design Museum, Helsinki
1999  Gallery Jangva, paintings
1998  Finnish Artists’ 104th Annual Exhibition, Helsinki
1998  Who should I call next?, cartoon art, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki
1997  Sights, Finnish-Swedish contemporary art, Pro Artibus, Tammisaari
1996  Finnish Artists’ 101st Annual Exihibition, Helsinki
1996  ”Ruudun valossa”, Finnish cartoon art, Tampere Museum of Contemporary Art
1995  Finnish Artists’ 100th Annual Exhibition, Helsinki
1995  Regional Exhibition of Uusimaa area, Kerava Art Museum
1995  Rosolli, paintings, Gallery Johan S. Helsinki
1994  Exhibition of Young Artists, Kunsthalle Helsinki
1990  Six Installations, Gallery Johan S., Porvoo
1988  The Prague Quadrennial, European Stage design, Czechoslovakia

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS
2017  Uleåborg Svenska Privatskola, commissioner Pro Artibus
2009  Söderkulla Library and Servicehouse, Sipoo
2007  City of Salo and Contemporary Art Museum, Salo Highschool
2004  Tampere Museum of Contemporary Art and City of Tampere, project for Leinola Family Center
2002  City of Helsinki, project for Brändö High School, Helsinki

WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

Finnish State Collection
Tampere Contemporary Art Museum
Amos Andersson Art Museum, Helsinki
Christoph Merian Stiftung, Switzerland
Finnish Art Association
Helsinki City Art Museum
Heino’s Collections, Finland
Pro Artibus Art Foundation, Finland
Salo Art Museum, Finland

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2017  Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, Franc
2016  Circolo Scandinavo, Rome, Italy
2014  Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
2013  Finnish Cultural Institute in New York, USA
2007  iaab, Internationales Austausch Ateliers Region Basel, Switzerland, 6 months
2006  Nygrén’s Foundation, Artproject in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 1 month
2005  Uusimaa Art Foundation, Berlin Recidency Program, Germany, 1 month
2002  Oskar Öflund Foundation, Art project on Greenland, Qaqortoq, 2 months
2001  Cité Internationales des Arts, Paris France, 2 months
2000  Finnish Foundation for Visual Arts in United States, New York, 1 month

SELECTED GRANTS AND AWARDS

2016  Finnish-Swedish Cultural Foundation, project grant
2014  Arts Promotion Centre Finland, 5 year grant
2014  Arts Promotion Centre Finland, project grant
2013  Kone Foundation
2013  Finnish Arts Council, project grant
2012  Finnish-Swedish Cultural Foundation, 1-year grant
2012  Finnish Arts Council, Public display grant
2012  Arts Council of Uusimaa
2011  Alfred Kordelin Foundation
2010  H & W Grönqvist Foundation, Art Award
2009  Finnish Arts Council, 3-year grant
2009  Finnish-Swedish Cultural Foundation, 1-year grant
2008  Helsinki City Art Grant
2003, 2001, 1999, 1996, 1985, 1983  Finnish-Swedish Cultural Foundation
2007, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1996  Finnish Cultural Foundation
2006  William Thuring Foundation, award
2006  Finnish Arts Council-iaab (Switzerland) Residency Program
2005  Nygrén Foundation
2005  Stina Krook Foundation, award
2003–2006  Finnish Arts Council, grant for three years
2001  Finnish Arts Council, grant for one year
2003, 2000, 1997, 1996, 1995  Finnish Arts Council, projects
2003, 2001, 1999, 1996, 1985, 1983, 2001  City of Helsinki
1996, 2006  Uusimaa Arts Council
2007, 2002, 2000  Oscar Öflund Foundation
2009, 2000, 1997  Konstsamfundet

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2011  Gallery Orton Year Catalogue
2009  Bo Haglund, Published in conjunction with the exhibition ”The Stumphead Project #4” in Galleria Heino
2008  Framework #9, June 08 edition, Arctic Hysteria
2007  Visual Intelligence, a documentary of illustrators, director: Mikael Huldén, YLE/FST5
2004  I Love to Draw, Some Moments in Bo Haglund´s Life, documentary film, director: Ville Tanttu
2004  YLE broadcasting & Lumo Studio
2004  Taiteilija kuvassa 1864–2004, (Finnish artists in photos), Kustannus Oy Taide
2004  Finnish Comic Artists, editor Ville Hänninen, BJT Kirjastopalvelu Oy

SELECTED COMICS ART PUBLICATIONS AND ANIMATION PROJECTS

2016  Animation project for Outotec, producer: Hill & Knowlton
2015  Animation project for Outotec, producer: Hill & Knowlton
2014  Animation & Illustrations for Sek & Grey Oy
2012–13  Animation projects for Outotec Oy
2012  Face Wisdom, animation film, Wild Heart Vision Production
2006  Kodaren, Schildts Publishing Company
2002  Kauko, comic art performed on television, Finnish Broadcasting Company (YLE) and ai-ai Publishing Company
1999  Bertil Gata går hem, Schildts Publishing Company
1996  Bertil Gata går på stan, Author’s edition

GRAPHIC AND INDUSTRIAL DESIGN PROJECTS
Come to Finland (2016) Marimekko Oy (1997–2001) and Luovi Oy (1997–1999), Ouototec Oy, Ateneum Art Museum, Pro Artibus, Svenska Kulturfonden, Hufvudstadsbladet, Helsingin Sanomat, Schildts Oy, Söderströms Oy, Svenska Teatern, Iltalehti,
Theatre and film projects as a freelance stage and production designer 1984–
Graphic designer and illustrator for several magazines, newspapers and cultural institutions

SET DESIGN FOR THEATRE PRODUCTIONS
2003  Naive Super, set design, director: Tobias Zillacus, Virus Theatre, Helsinki
2000  Formel 2, set design, director: Ville Virtanen, Virus Theatre: Helsinki
1999  The Seven Sisters, set design, director: Ritva Siikala, Theatre Furious Roses, Helsinki
1998  Big or Small Testament, a musical, set design, director: Tuula Jänicke, Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki
1998  Hamlet by W. Shakespeare, set design, director Ritva Siikala, Theatre Furious Roses, Helsinki
1997  Maja Bastard, a play for children, set design and costumes, Totem Theatre
1997  The Moral of a Murderer, set design, director: Tuuja Jänicke, Venus Theatre, Helsinki
1995  The Three Sisters by A. Chekhov, set design and costumes, director: Joakim Groth, The Swedish Theatre, Helsinki
1994  Some Conversations by Vvedensky, set design, director: Anette Arlander, TEAK Project, Helsinki
1993  Camera Obscura, set design, director; Markus Groth, Lilla Teatern, Helsinki
1992  Depression Cats, a dance production, Tiina Lindfors, Pirkko Saisio Lilla Teatern, Helsinki
1992  The Madmans Speech for Defense by A. Strindberg, set design and costumes, director: Joakim Groth, The Swedish Theatre, Helsinki
1992  The Catacombs of Forgetfullness, set design and costumes, director: Joakim Groth, Vasa Theatre, Vasa
1990  Fältskärns berättelser, set design: Joakim Groth Virus & Mars Theatre
1989  The Seagull by A. Chekhov, set design and costumes, director: Joakim Groth, Mars Theatre, Helsinki
1989  Kiljusen Herrasväki, a play for children, costumes, director: Vilppu Kiljunen, Helsinki City Theatre
1988  Medeia by Euripides, set design, director: Martin Kurtén, TEAK Theatre Academy of Finland, Helsinki
1987  Der Gute Mensch von Sezuan by B. Brecht, director: Joakim Groth, Gothenburg Theatre School, Sweden
1986  The Marathon dance by Horace McCoy, costumes, director: Ritva Holmberg, Vaasa City Theatre
1986  The Inspector-General by N. Gogol, costumes, director: Ritva Holmberg, Turku Swedish Theatre
1985  Carmen by G. Bizet, assistant set designer, director: Kaisa Korhonen, Finnish National Opera
1984  Prometheus by Aeschylus, assistant set designer, director: Jotaarkka Pennanen, Helsinki City Theatre

SET DESIGN FOR FILM PRODUCTIONS
1993  Stories from a Small Town 1-4, director: Anders Engström, Jörn Donner Productions
1991  Party, director: Christian Lindblad, Kinotuotanto Oy
1990–91  Finnish Autumn, director: Joakim Groth, Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE
1989  Music video for 22 Pistepirkko, Woodpecker Filmproduction
1988  The Moondance, shortfilm by Markku Pölönen, Maaseudun Sivistysliitto
1986  Valse Terrorist, director: Georg Dolivo, Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE
1985  Zombie by Anna Simberg, Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE

Publications

CATALOGUES AND BOOKS AVAILABLE

Title: Bo Haglund
Published in conjunction with the exhibition ”The Stumphead Project #4” in Galleria Heino, Helsinki, 2009
Text by Rauli Heino
72 pages, Text in English and Finnish
Publisher: Galleria Heino
ISBN 978-952-5636-12-3
Galleria Heino Website

Title: Kodaren och andra skumma berättelser
Bo Haglund
Comic book published by Schildts Ab, 2006
108 pages, Text in Swedish
ISBN 951-50-1554-5
Schildts Website

Title: Bertil Gata går hem
Bo Haglund
Comic book published by Schildts Ab, 1999
88 pages, Text in Swedish
ISBN 951-50-1065-9
Schildts Website

Title: Bertil Gata går på stan
Bo Haglund
Comic book, 1996
Available by the artist
64 pages, Text in Swedish
ISBN 952-90-7322-4

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