CECILIA LEVY

Born 1963
Living in Sigtuna since 2007

EDUCATION
2008-10    Art project, Sigtuna Folkhögskola
2003-04    Bookbinding, Leksands Folkhögskola
1991-95    MFA in Graphic design, School of Design and Crafts (HDK)    
1990-91    Bildinformationslinjen, Nyckelviksskolan
1983-84    Atelier de Sèvres, Paris, France


SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018    Extrakt, Frövifors Pappersbruksmuseum, Frövifors
2015    Mellan raderna, Sigtunastiftelsen, Sigtuna
2014    Flux, Kaleido Konsthantverk, Uppsala 
2013    Pappersobjekt, Örebro Konsthantverk, Örebro
2012    Pappersobjekt, Sigtunastiftelsen, Sigtuna
2011    Java, Galleri Aniara, Sollentuna
2010    Bladverk, Kaleido Konsthantverk, Uppsala

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selection of)
2018    Sinnebilder, Ateljéföreningen Hospitalet, Uppsala
2018    7Xkonsthantverk, Galleri S:t Gertrud, Malmö
2017    Light Weight, Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm 
2016    Soul of a Bowl, Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm 
2016    Next Level Craft, Swedish Embassy, Washington DC, USA
2015    Craft Trend Fair 2015, Future in Hands, COEX, Seoul, Korea
2015    Soul of a Bowl, Vogoze Gallery, Gangnam, Korea
2015    Le Banquet, Révélations Grand Palais, Paris, Frankrike
2015    NEW; Inspirationer; Belonging; Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm
2015    Modernt hantverk, Konsthall Märsta
2014    Arvika Konsthantverk
2013    Papper, Dalslands Konstmuseum 
2013    Popierukas, Kaunas Gallery, Litauen
2013    Forming Words, Flow Gallery, London and Manchester Craft & Design Centre, UK
2012    Shoeroom, Studio L2, Stockholm
2012    Slow Art, Nationalmuseum
2011    Papper & Sten, with Ulf Johnsson, Sadelmakarlängan, Österbybruk
2015/-12/-11/-10/-09 group shows, Kaleido Konsthantverk, Uppsala
 

REPRESENTED
Nationalmuseum Stockholm, Uppsala kommun (municipality), Uppsala Läns Landsting, Örebro kommun,
Landstinget Dalarna, Lindesbergs kommun
 

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS
2017     Art piece for Uppsala Municipality's Honorary Stipend 2017
2014-17  Site-specific artNew Karolinska Solna (eng. version)
2012     Gottsunda library (Uppsala municipality)
2011     Uppsala kommun (Uppsala municipality)
 

SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS
2018    Konsthantverkets Vänners Stipendium 
2016    One-year working grant, The Swedish Arts Grants Committee
2014    IASPIS International cultural exchange
2012    IASPIS International cultural exchange
2009    Svenska Tecknare (The association of Swedish illustrators)
2002    Stiftelsen Albert Ekmans Fond
1994    Göteborgs Slöjdförening
 

PUBLICATIONS
2014     Paper Play, Sandu Publishing
2012     Slow Art, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm
2012     Paperworks, Sandu Publishing
2011     The New Artisans, Olivier Dupon, Thames & Hudson
2010     3x3 Illustration Annual #7, USA

Other professional qualifications
2001-02 Junior Lecturer, Graphic design, School of Design and Crafts (HDK), Gothenburg
1998-99 Junior Lecturer, Graphic design, HDK, Gothenburg
 
2015 –  Member of Konsthantverkarna Stockholm
2009-15 Member of Kaleido Konsthantverk, Uppsala. Boardmember 2011–14
2006 –  Workshops in bookbinding at art-/designschools and privately

Member of KRO, Konsthantverkscentrum and BUS