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TATJANA BERGELT

born 1966  in East-Berlin, Germany

tatjana_bergelt@hotmail.com

EDUCATION

  • 1985 – 90
  • Master of Fine Arts, Hochschule für Kunst und Design Burg Giebichenstein Halle, Germany
  • 1989 – 90
  • University of Arts Tallinn,  Estonia, 1-year exchange student as part of German studies
  • 1990 – 96
  • Master of Fine Arts, Ecole Nationale Superiéurè des Beaux-Arts à Paris, France
  • 1993/94
  • University of Barcelona, Faculty of Fine Arts, two times 3-month exchange student, as part of French studies
  • 1996 – 97
  • DAAD artist residency in Moscow
  • 1998
  • moves to and works in Finland, Helsinki
  • 2013/14
  • living and working in Keller, Dallas, Texas, USA
  • 2014
  • moves back to Finland, Helsinki

 

PRIVATE EXHIBITIONS

 

  • 2015
  • Äänilo, cross disciplinary project with Mari Kalkun & Runorun, Vuotalo, Helsinki, Finland
    traces of compassion, Galleria Topelius, Helsinki, Finland
    Tii ilo, music tour with Mari Kalkun and Runorun in Tallinn, Tartu, Viljandi, Estonia
    Frankfurt International book Fair, Artists’ books, Germany
  • 2014
  • slices of life, show room of Consulate of Serbian Republic in New York, USA
    Tii ilo, cross disciplinary project with Mari Kalkun and Runorun, musiikkitalo Helsinki, Finland
  • 2013
  • Joy of tongue, Kondas keskus, museum Viljandi, Estonia
    vastakaiku-dávástus, Galleria Pirko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2012
  • Hiljaisuus, Galleria Orton, Invaliidisäätiö, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2011
  • Künstlerbücher – taiteilijakirjoja, Deutsche Bibliothek, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2010
  • intellectual emancipation, Galleria Pirko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, Finland
    Frankfurt book Fair, Artists’ books, Germany
    13th International Contemporary Artists’ Book Fair, Leeds, England
  • 2009
  • Frankfurt Book Fair, Artists’ books, Germany
    Menschenraum, Galerie Horst Dietrich, Berlin, Germany
  • 2008
  • What are you aiming at? Galleria Pirko-Liisa Topelius, Helsinki, Finland
    Missing C.D. Friedrich, Galerie 1911, (with Guillaume Lavigne), Paris, France
    Frankfurt Book Fair, Artists’ books, Germany
  • 2007
  • Shabbat, Galleria Joella, Turku, Finland
    Frankfurt Book Fair, Artists’ books, Germany
  • 2006
  • Sydämenhaju, Savoy theatre, Helsinki, Finland (with Pilar Colás)
  • 2005
  • Die Haut greift nach Freunden, Galleria G, Helsinki, Finland
    Puzzle of the past, Lasipalatsi, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2004
  • Sama nainen kuin minä, Galleria Nunes, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2002
  • Galleria G, Helsinki, Finland
    Galleria Avant, Joensuu, Finland
  • 2001
  • Finnish tango, Galerie article, Köln, Germany
  • 2000
  • Helsinki City Library, Finland
    Kerava Art Museum, Finland
    Galleria Johan S., Helsinki, Finland
  • 1998
  • Galleria Johan S., Porvoo, Finland
    MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis, USA
    Galleria Avant, Joensuu, Finland
  • 1997
  • Gallerie Bernanos, Paris, France
    füSSe, ACC Gallerie, Weimar, Germany

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

(artist’s group NAUM BooK ART Suomi, curated by Tatjana Bergelt)

  • 2014
  • finnische Buchkunst, Museum für Buchkunst, Frankfurt Offenbach, Germany
  • 2009
  • Finnische Künstlerbücher, Museum Papiermühle Homburg, Germany
  • 2008
  • Magic books, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Ankara National Library, Turkey
    Buchmagie, Finnisches Kulturzentrum Berlin, Germany
  • 2007
  • Centre Culturel Finlandais, Paris, France
  • 2007
  • Works from Paperland, Grafiska Sällskapet, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2006
  • Helsinki Book Fair, Finland
    Lohja Museum, Finland
  • 2005
  • Helsinki Book Fair, Finland
    Lönströmm Art Museum, Rauma, Finland
  • 2004
  • Turku Book Fair, Finland
    Helsinki Book Fair, Finland
    YLE Radio Library, Helsinki, Finland
  • 2003
  • Helsinki Book Fair, Finland

 

COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS

(selected 2018-2000)

 

  • 2018
  • Rund um den Punkt, Kunst- & Museumsbibliothek Köln, Germany
  • 2016
  • artists’ books from the collection by Julia Vermez, University library, Basel, Switzerland
  • 2015
  • artists’ book from Northern countries, Galleria Jangva, Helsinki, Finland
    Westers, summer exhibiton artists’ book, Finland
  • 2014
  • artists’ books, Finnish book museum Pukstaavi, Sastama, Finland
  • 2013
  • The first book, Museum for architectural Landscaping and History Zarizino, Russia
    Fith international artists’ books exhibition, King St.Stephen Museum in Székesfehérvár, Hungary
  • 2012
  • Pareja, Hungarian cultural centre Helsinki, Finland
    The Spell, Galleria Nunes, Helsinki, Finland
    Wheel, lithography Art Porvoo, curator Hannu Castrén, Finland
    Inselträume, curator Julia Vermes, Klingspor museum Frankfurt, Germany
    Unbound – An Exhibition in 3 Chapters, Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, curator Heide Hatry, USA
    E /o 30, Projectroom Alte Volkswache, Berlin, curator Uwe Warnke, Germany
  • 2011
  • Kunnioita isääsi ja äitiäsi, curated by Otso Kantokorpi, Mäntän kuvataideviikot, Mänttä, Finland  Műveszkonyvek bűvoleteben, Vízivárosi Galéria, curated by Julia Vermes, Budapest, Hungary
    One of a kind, Pierre Menard Gallery, curated by Heide Hatry, Cambridge, MA
    HP Garcia Gallery, NYC, USA
    James Joyce Unique Books, Musée Gutenberg, Fribourg, Switzerland,
    Neue Sächsische Galerie, Chemnitz, Germany
  • 2010
  • BuchKunstBiennale X, Kunsthaus Horn, Austria
    DDR. Tulokulmia Itä-Saksaan, Tamperen Työväenmuseo Werstaas, Finland
    Monumental Idea of Minimal Books, artists’ books exhibition, Proyecto ACE, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    University of Granada, Spain now. from Dec. 15, 2009 to Jan. 12, 2010
 Gallery of China National Academy of Fine Arts 中国美术学 院, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, CHINA
    Yonsei University, South Korea
    International artist book fair at Seoul, Korean and Kyoto, Japan
    Univ. of Nevada, Reno,  University of Texas, Arlington, Cleveland Art Institute, Louisiana State Univ. Baton Rouge, City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
    Thompson Rivers Univ. BC, Canada
  • 2009
  • Venemaa, Rossija, Kunstihoone, curated by Kimmo Sarje, Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Estonia
    Kunstnerboken, Tegnerfobundet, curated by Wenche Gulbransen, Oslo, Norway
    CON-TEXT, Kulturspinderiet, curated by Hanne Matthiesen, Silkeborg, Denmark
    12xZeichnungen, Galerie Horst Dietrich, Berlin, Germany
    Liber-messe, Galerie Horst Dietrich, Berlin, Germany
    James Joyce Unique Books, Galerie des Staatsarchivs Ludwigsburg, Germany
    DDR. Tulokulmia Itä-Saksaan, Aboa vetus & Ars Nova – museum Turku, Finland
    Monumental Idea of Minimal Books, international travel-exhibition of artists’ books, Chicago, Ohio, USA
    Salon de Mai, Paris, France
    Raisio museum, Pro-litografia ry, Finland
    Porvoo Art Hall, Pro-litografia ry, Porvoo, Finland

 

  • 2008
  • Liber-messe, Berlin, Gallerie Horst Dietrich, Berlin, Germany
    Uuden maan kuvat, Sipoo, Finland

 

  • 2007
  • Stone’s memory, Pro litografia ry, Tallinn, Estonia
    Artists’ books, University Library of Tallinn, Estonia
    Women’s autumn,  Finish Cultural Centre in Tallinn and Tartu, Estonia
    Salon de Mai, Paris, France
    Stockholm Art Fair, Galleria Nunes, Sollentuna, Sweden

 

  • 2006
  • TARU-talli, Helsinki Festival, Finland
    Verstecke, Artists’ book project, Künstlerhaus Lukas, Ahrenshoop, Germany
    75 graphic artists,  Galleria G, Helsinki,
    Salon de Mai, Paris, France

 

  • 2005
  • Salon de Mai, Paris, France
    Passage d’Encres, Paris, France
  • 2004
  • MINI-3, Galleria Katariina, Helsinki, Finland
    Salon de Mai, Paris, France

 

  • 2003
  • Centre Culturel Finlandais, Paris, France

 

  • 2002
  • Salon de Mai, Paris, France
    Studio de l’Image, Paris, France
    Galleria Hagelstam, Helsinki, Finland
    Maison Daumier, France

 

  • 2001
  • Museo ”O”, Tokyo, Japan
    Galleria Hagelstam, Helsinki, Finland

 

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS HELD

 

  • 2015
  • invited lecturer at university of Art and Design, Halle, Burg Giebichenstein, Germany
  • 2013
  • invited lecturer at TCU (Texas Christian university), department of painting, USA
  • 2012
  • invited lecturer at the Art Academy in Helsinki, department of Graphics, Finland
  • 2010
  • invited lecturer at the Art Academy in Helsinki, department of Graphics, Finland
  • 2006
  • artists’ book course for PROTO (Pohjois-Suomen taideteolliset suunnittelijat ry), Oulu, Finland
  • 2005
  • invited teacher for a seminar at  Kouvolan Viestintän  Ammattikorkeakoulu, Finland
    invited teacher for a seminar at the Art Academy in Turku, Finland
  • 1998
  • invited artist for one semester at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, USA
    Subjects: lithography, painting and artists’ books

 

GRANTS / AWARDS/ FELLOWSHIPS

 

  • 2015
  • Helsinki city, Art Grant, Finland
  • 2014
  • Kone foundation, Residency Grant, Saari mansion, Finland
  • 2013
  • Art Council of Finland, Project Grant, Finland
  • 2012
  • Art Council of Finland, intercultural Project Grant, Finland
    Art Council of Finland, Public display Grant, Finland
  • 2010
  • Oskar Öflund Foundation, Working Grant, Finland
  • 2009
  • Art Council of Finland, Traveling Grant, Finland
  • 2008
  • Finnish Cultural Foundation, Residency Grant, Hotel Chevillon, Grez sur Loing, France
    Award for best work on paper , Salon de Mai – Prix Marin, Paris, France
    Art Council of Finland, Project Grant, Finland
  • 2007
  • Art Council of Finland, Public display Grant, Finland
  • 2006
  • Helsinki city, Working Grant, Finland
  • 2005
  • Kuitunen Foundation, Project Grant, Finland
  • 2004
  • Finnish Cultural Foundation, Uudenmaa Working Grant, Finland
    Oskar Öflund Foundation, Working Grant, Finland
  • 1998
  • Alice Knight Fondation, USA
  • 1997
  • Stiftung Kulturfond, Berlin, Germany
    Thuringian ministry of culture and education, Germany
  • 1996
  • DAAD, post MFA – Grant, Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, Germany
  • 1994
  • Erasmus, France
  • 1992
  • French ministry of culture and education, France

 

WORK IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

  • Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
    Bibliotheque Nationale, Luxemburg
    Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France
    Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
    Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, Germany
    Helsinki City Library, Finland
    Klingspor Museum, Frankfurt Offenbach, Germany
    Kunstkabinet zu Dresden, Germany
    Lohja City Library, Finland
    New York Public Library, NY., USA
    Staatsbibliothek, Leipzig, Germany
    Staatsbibliothek, Berlin, Germany
    Suomen Taideyhdistys, Finland

 

MEMBERSHIPS

  • STG, Finish Printmaking society, full member
    Helsinki Artists’ Association, Finland, full member
    NAUM BooK ART Suomi, artists’ group founder and member