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sari maarit cedergren b. 1965   |   phone: (354) 867 6167  |   reykjavik - iceland | sari (at) internet.is  |   www.internet.is/sari   |   www.umm.is    |  http://local-artists.org/users/sari-maarit-cedergren | https://vimeo.com/saricedergren

EDUCATION

2007-2009 Iceland academy of the arts - Reykjavik, Iceland.
1994-95 Project -
Meeting between Art and Architecture - KTH School of Architecture, Stockholm, Sweden.
1994-95 Sculpture, special student
Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden.
1992 Printmaking and sculpture, Nordplus exchange student
The Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki, Finland.
1990-93 Sculpture Department. The Icelandic College of Art and Crafts - Reykjavik, Iceland.
1989-90 Preparatory art studies
Konstskolan i Stockholm Sweden.
1981-84 Botvids College, matriculation exam, Stockholm.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2009-2010 Proverbs- Artótek - The Reykjavík City Library library.
2007 Gust - Listasafn ASÍ - Labour Union´s Art Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland.
2006 The sculptor of the month of April - Hafnarborg - The Hafnarfjörður Institute of Culture and Fine Art - Iceland.
2006 Umhleypingar - Changeable weather - The Cable Gallery - Helsinki, Finland.
2003 Drizzle Complex - The Nordic House - Reykjavik, Iceland (Norden in focus - Focus on the Nordic region).
2003 Relief´s - Slunkariki Isafjörður, Iceland.
2001 Weatherchange - Listasafn ASÍ - Labour Union´s Art Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland.
2001 Landið - Hafnarborg - The Hafnarfjörður Institute of Culture and Fine Art - Hafnarborg, Iceland.
2000 Á Seyði - Art festival in Seyðisfjörður, Iceland.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014 Art and Cultural Artifacts, Listasafn Akureyri, Iceland
2014 laNDSLag / laNDSCape, Gullkistan, Laugarvatn, Iceland,

2013 700IS The Reindeer is coming home, Slaughterhouse, Egilsstaðir, Iceland, www.700.is
2013 Under The Open Sky, Reykjavík, Iceland

2013 Papay Gyro Nights 2013 HK, Videotage, Hong Kong
2013 Papay Gyro Nights Art Festival 2013, Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland
2013 700IS Hreindýraland The Nordic House, Reykjavik, Iceland
2012 The Maritime Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 The Sculpture association, Kling & Bang gallerí, Iceland
2012 Super NOVA, screening - Northern Video Art Network - Galerie Suvi Lehtinen, Berlin, Germany.
2011 7e Triennale internationale du papier, Viviane Fontaine - Musee du Pays et Val de Charmey - Charmey, Switzerland
2009 LAUGA VEGURINN START ART - Reykjavík Arts Festival - Iceland
2007, 2008 Sjónlistadagur - Korpúlfsstaðir, Reykjavík, Iceland
2007 Gallery 100° - Reykjavik, Iceland
2006 Quantity is Quality - The Living Art Museum in Reykjavik - Iceland
2006 SENSi/aBLE SPACES: Space, Art and the Environment - University of Iceland - Reykjavík Arts Festival - Iceland
2006 OPEN DOORS, Kórpúlfsstaðir - Reykjavik, Iceland
2006 The North Atlantic Islands - The City Hall Copenhagen, Denmark.
2006 The bright / dark North - The Culture House - The Winter Lights Festival, Reykjavik, Iceland
2005 MHR - Hafnarborg - The Hafnarfjörður Institute of Culture and Fine Art - Hafnarborg, Iceland
2005 5e Triennale internationale du papier, Viviane Fontaine - Musee du Pays et Val de Charmey - Charmey, Switzerland
2004 Artists' Books - Crafts and design - Reykjavik, Iceland
2003 Meistari Jakob -5years - The Nordic House - Reykjavik, Iceland
2003-01 Buckle a traveling exhibition, Iceland; Reykjavík Art Museum-Kjarvalstaðir; Vestmannaeyjar; Art festival Ketilhús Akureyri; Buckle - Art festival Á Seyði - Skaftfell, Seyðisfjörður; Slunkariki Isafjörður
1999 LAND - In Árnessýsla´s Art Museum, Selfoss, Iceland
1995 Meeting between Art and Architecture Vita Havet
Konstfack Stockholm, Sweden

AWARDS, GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES

2016 Residency in SÍM Residency Berlín, Germany
2016 Muggur grant for residency in SÍM Residency Berlín, Germany
2016 The Visual artists Saleries Iceland, Grant for 6 months. The Icelandic Ministry of Culture, Iceland
2014 Muggur grant for residency in SÍM Residency Berlín, Germany
2014 Residency in SÍM Residency Berlín, Germany
2012 Open Art Competition – Veterans Memorial 3rd prize award, The National Public Art Council Sweden, acting in collaboration with the Swedish Armed Forces and the Royal Djurgården Administration, Stockholm, Sweden
2010 In-Service Training "Strategies of Non Knowledge - the myth of the return journey", supported by the EU- programs for lifelong learning Comenius
2005 -2008 Korpúlfsstaðir, studios SÍM
2006 Memorial Fund of Margrét Björgólfsdóttir, Reykjavik, Iceland
2006 The City of Reykjavik - Iceland
2006 HIAP Helsinki International Artist-in-residence Program - Finland
2005 Muggur travel fund (The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists, Icelandair and Höfuðborgarstofan) - SÍM, Reykjavik, Iceland
2005 Muggur fund (The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists, Visual Art Copyright Association and Culture commission of Reykjavik) - SÍM Reykjavik, Iceland
2000 The Culturefund of the Community Centers in Reykjavik. Exhibitionsgrant for the exhibitions Á Seyði
1999 The Culturefund of the Community Centers in Reykjavik. Exhibitionsgrant for the exhibitions LAND
1995 Academic house. Konstfack Directorate. Stockholm, Sweden.
Cooperative proposal on the subject Meeting between Art and Architecture
1993 The College´s price and honor for outstanding progress and results of studies Sculpture, MHÍ- Icelandic College of Art and Crafts, Iceland
1992 Nordplus The Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland

WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Reykjavik Savings Bank (SPRON)

WORKS IN PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

KB lögmannastofa ehf
In private collections in Iceland, Finland, Sweden, Germany and Japan.

ART RELATED ACTIVITIES OR ASSIGNMENTS

2013 ELEMENTS, The Dream Workshop and The Northern Light Theatre, Iceland. Mask design.
2013 Open Art Competition - The new prison on Hólmsheiði, Reykjavik, Iceland.
2012 Open Art Competition - Veterans Memorial, The National Public Art Council Sweden, acting in collaboration with the Swedish Armed Forces and the Royal Djurgården Administration, Stockholm, Sweden
2010, 2009 SIAT, Association of Icelandic Art Teachers. Committee member.
2009 Lostin, The Dream Workshop - The Second International Deaf Theater Festival of Iceland, DREAMS 2009. Video.
2007- Art teaching - Garðabaer College - Teaching
2008, 2007 Workshop - The Reykjavik School of Visual Art
2008, 2010, 2011Möguleikhúsið - The Possible Theatre - Workshop - Reykjavík, Iceland.
2007 Proposal of an art project sited at the Hellisheiði Geothermal Power Plant - Reykjavik Energy, Iceland.

2005 Workshops in instrument making - The Intercultural Center - Cultural Night, Reykjavik, Iceland.

2004 The Global Project Of Solargraphy - http://www.solargraphy.com - june-agust, Emstrur, Iceland.
2004, 2003 Cooperation: Art Gallery Meistari Jakob operated by eleven artists, Reykjavik.
1995 Cooperative proposal on the subject Meeting between Art and Architecture, Konstfack and KTH, Stockholm, Sweden.

MEMBERSHIP

FÍMK - Society of Icelandic Art Teachers
LaborBerlin
MHR
Reykjavik Sculptors Society
Nyló The Associaton of the Living Art Museum

Visual Art Copyright Association
SÍM The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists

COVERAGE

2014 MYNDLIST MINJAR/MINJAR MYNDLIST. ISBN: 978-9979-9955-3-1. Editor: Íris Ólöf Sigurjónsdóttir. Catalogue.
2014 Listaukinn RÚV, Leiklist, myndlist og Gilið á Akureyri http://www.ruv.is/leiklist/leiklist-myndlist-og-gilid-a-akureyri
2013 SNÆ ISSUE #2. WINTER 2013. PAPAY GYRO NIGHTS ART FESTIVAL CATALOGUE AND BOOGAZINE EXPLORING AN INTERACTION BETWEEN CONTEMPORARY ART, THE PLACE, RITUALS AND FOLKLORE
2012 Myndhöggvarafélagið í Reykjavík 1972-2012, Myndhöggvarafélagið 40 ára. Verk og hugmyndir að verkum í almannarými. 18.agust. Iceland. Publication
2011 7e Triennale internationale du papier, Viviane Fontaine - Charmey, Switzerland. Catalogue.
2010 LAUGAVEGURINN - START ART Gallery, publication. Reykjavík, Iceland.
2009 Icelandreview 19.november.
2007 - Morgunblaðið, Daily Newspaper in Reykjavik, Ragna Sigurðardóttir. 3.november. Critic. About the soloexhibition "Gust", Listasafn ASÍ - Labour Union´s Art Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland.
2007 Seed - David Cohen, NYC Artworld Digest, Brooklyn, New York, March.
2006 Kostulegt postulín - Þóra Þórisdóttir, Morgunblaðið, Daily Newspaper in Reykjavik 8. July. Page 31. Critic.
2006 An International Environment Conference, Blaðið. 31.May. News.
2006 Perception and conception of spaces and the natural environment , Sensi/able SpacesSpace. Fréttablaðið -brb. 31.May. News.
2006 Sensi/able SpacesSpaces: Space, Art and the Environment, Reykjavik, Iceland. Catalogue on-line.
2006 HIAP Bulletin Issue 01/2006 HIAP Artists, 23. February.

2005 Pottþétt þrívídd - Félagsmenn í MHR - by Jón B.K. Ransu - Morgunblaðið, Daily Newspaper in Reykjavik. - Menningarblað/Lesbók, 22. október. Critic
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2005 A Charmey, les oeuvres de papier défient les caprices de la météo by Laurens Caille. La Liberté, Sud, Switzerland 11. june, page 17. News.
2005 5e Triennale internationale du papier, Viviane Fontaine Charmey, Switzerland. Catalogue.
2001 White on White (Hvítt á hvítt) by Halldór Björn Runólfsson, Morgunblaðið, Daily Newspaper in Reykjavik, Iceland. 14. October, page 20. Critic.
2001 From Town and Country (Úr borg og sveit) by Anna Sigríður Einarsdóttir, Morgunblaðið, Daily Newspaper in Reykjavik, Iceland. 19. January, page 34. Critic.
2001 Mosaik, RÚV, Icelandic National Television.17. January.
2000 The Time of Nature (Um tímans náttúru) by Halldór Björn Runólfsson, Morgunblaðið, Daily Newspaper in Reykjavik, Iceland. 30. July, page
18. Critic.
1999 Minnst við landið by Bragi Ásgeirsson, Morgunblaðið, Daily Newspaper in Reykjavik, Iceland. 16. July, page 28. Critic.
1999 Tengsl náttúru og nútímalistar by Anna Sigríður Einarsdóttir, Morgunblaðið, Daily Newspaper in Reykjavik. 10. July, page 16. News.