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BO HAGLUND

STUDIES
1985-92 University of Industrial Arts (UIAH), Department for Stage Design
1982-1995 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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