Úlfur Karlsson Artist

 

Úlfur Karlsson

Born in Sweden, October 13th 1988

Education

  • Valand, Academy of Art, Gothenburg, Sweden, 3 year BA program, graduating in spring 2012
  • Art Academy of Vilnius, 2011, one term exchange student
  • Fotohögskolan Gothenburg, summer course, 2010
  • The Art College of Akureyri, Iceland, 1 year preparatory studies 2008-2009
  • Graduated from The Icelandic Film School 2008

Films

  • Snus, Experimental Film Screening, Haga Bion, Gothenburg. 2010
  • A Kind of Alaska  shortfilm,screened in Laugarásbíó, Reykjavik 2008 and Glimz TV  Sweden,
  • Doublestory, screened in Reykjavík, 2007
  • The New York Film Festival, screening of the short film Pirovat in 2003.

Exhibitions

  • At the Gate Reykjanesbær Art Museum, Reykjanesbær, Iceland, 2017
  • Ex-owners of Iceland, Happy Art Museum, Riga, 2017
  • The Zoo, Hlemmur Square, Reykjavik, 2017
  • Vienna Contemporary, represented by Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna, 2017
  • By Proxy , Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna, 2016
  • PULSE Contemporary Art Fair represented by Galerie Ernst Hilger, Miami USA, 2016
  • Implant Wind and Weather Window Gallery, Reykjavík, 2016
  • We Are Not Afraid Reykjavík Art Museum, 2015
  • NÝMÁLAÐ, Reykjavík Art Museum, 2015
  • Farþeginn, Sláturhúsinu, Egilsstöðum, 2015
  • TURNINTENSIVE, TAKT KUNSTRAUM, Berlin, 2014
  • Sýningarsalur SÍM (The Artists Associations Gallery), 2014.
  • A HARD DAYS NIGHT  The ASI Art Gallery, Reykjavík, 2014
  • ÓNÁTTÚRA, Edinborgarhúsið, Slunkaríki, Ísafirði, 2013
  • Open Air Exhibition, Reykjavík Center, Reykjavik Art festival 2013
  • Why Art Now? Open Show Studio, Athens, 2012
  • Bachelorette Rose Ceremony, Kungsports Ave, Gothenburg, 2012
  • Galleri SK, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2012
  • Spring exhibition, Rotor2, Gothenburg, 2010
  • Raw, Galleri Rotor, Gothenburg, 2010
  • Pilgrims I, 12 Tónar, music store and music production, Photography, Reykjavík, 2008
  • Pilgrims, Mál og Menning, bookstore, Photography, Reykjavík, 2008

Other

  • SÍM, Travel Grant 2017
  • Myndstef, Travel Grant 2017
  • Vilarcangel , Artist Residency, Sueca, Spain, September 2017
  • SÍM, Artist Residency Berlin, September, 2016
  • Icelandic Art Center, Travel Grant 2014
  • TAKT Artists Residency, Berlin June 2014
  • Nes, Artist Residency, June, 2013
  • RIFF SUMMER FILM INSTITUTE, Fiction Screenwriting and Doc Development Workshop, Skagafjörður, June 2013
  • Artist Residencies, Berlin and Denmark June and August 2012