Born in Cyprus 1987, Swedish artist based in Stockholm

contact@melaniewiksell.com

 

 

Upcoming

 

Den mjuka vägen, DnD Int., Malmö, SE (more info)

 

 

Education

 

2015 - 2017 Umeå Academy of Fine Arts, MFA, SE

2012 - 2015 Glasgow School of Art, BA Hons, of Fine Arts, GB

2011 - 2012 Ölands Art School, Year II, SE

2010 - 2011 Gotlands Art School, Project-based Art Year II, SE

2008 - 2009 Skeppsholmens Boat Building School, SE

 

 

Selected exhibitions

 

2017 Stipendiater 2017, Stiftelsen Anna-Lisa Thomson Till Minne, Uppsala Konstmuseum, SE

Permanens IV, Universitetsparken, Campus Valla, Linköping, SE

Fool's Gold, MFA Graduation show, Bildmuseet Umeå, SE

Konstskoleelever från nu till då, Galleri Gotland, Visby, SE

 

2016 Arching of an arrow, MFA-exhibition with Cia Ringertz and Razvan Anghelache, Galleriet Umeå Academy of Fine Arts, SE

My hands are literally shaking, Pop-up exhibition, Skolgatan 41, Umeå, SE

Epitaph, Duo-exhibition with Anna Olaes Parker, Galleriet Umeå Academy of Fine Arts, SE

Contractus 1, Pop-up Exhibition, Östra Strandgatan 28, Umeå, SE

 

2015 No show, Museum Anna Nordlander, Skellefteå, SE

Best of degree show, Six-foot gallery, Glasgow, GB

Degree Show, BA(hons), Trongate, Glasgow, GB

Risky Business, Glasgow, GB

Carnally Allure, The Vic, Glasgow, GB

 

2014 Vision & Values, Annual members show, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, GB

Filhty Swans, The Whiskey Bond, Glasgow, GB

 

2013 Djävlar Anamma, Exhibition with Richard Krantz and Carolina Andreasson, Studio 41, Glasgow, GB

 

2012 Not here, Kalmar Art Museum, SE

5 Second culture, Kalmar Art Museum, SE

 

2011 Konstnatten, Öland, SE

Missing, Gotlands Art Museum Visby, SE

 

 

Grants

 

2017 The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, S Fridman/Holck/Fredriksson/Hilleström

Stiftelsen Anna-Lisa Thomson till minne

 

 

Public Work

 

2017 Dagbräckning, Akademiska Hus, Campus Valla, Linköping, SE

 

 

Residency

 

2017 One month residency at Arteles Creative Center, Hämeenkyrö, FI

 

 

Publications

 

2016 How To Linger, Publication in collaboration with h:strom, Umeå, SE