CV


Cecilia Levy (b. 1963), Sweden
2015-        Member of Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm

EDUCATION (selected)
2003-04    Bookbinding, Leksands Folkhögskola
1991-95    MFA in Graphic design, School of Design and Crafts (HDK), Gothenburg
1990-91    Bildinformation, Nyckelviksskolan
1983-84    Atelier de Sèvres, Paris, France

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected)
2019    GKF Galleri, Gotland

2018    Windowshow, Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm
2018    Frövifors Pappersbruksmuseum, Frövifors
2014    Kaleido Konsthantverk, Uppsala
2013    Örebro Konsthantverk, Örebro
2011    Galleri Aniara, Sollentuna
2010    Kaleido Konsthantverk, Uppsala

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2019    Dialog II, Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm

2019    I Skogens Dunkel, Virserums konsthall, Virserum

2018    Homo Faber 2018, Venice, Italy (live exhibitor)
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, COEX, Seoul, Korea
2015    Soul of a Bowl, Vogoze Gallery, Korea
2015    Le Banquet, Révélations Grand Palais, Paris, Frankrike
2015    Member exhibitions, Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm
2015    Modernt Hantverk, Konsthall Märsta
2013    Paper, Dalslands Konstmuseum
2013    Popierukas, Kaunas Gallery, Lithuania
2013    Forming Words, Flow Gallery, London and Manchester Craft & Design Centre, UK
2012    Shoeroom, Studio L2, Stockholm
2012    Slow Art, Nationalmuseum
2011    Paper & Stone, with Ulf Johnsson, Sadelmakarlängan, Österbybruk

WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Nationalmuseum Stockholm

Sigtuna Museum

Uppsala municipality

Örebro municipality

Lindesbergs municipality

Uppsala County Council

Dalarnas County Council

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS
2017    New Karolinska University Hospital, NKS, site-specific art for main entrance
2017    Uppsala municipality, commissioned piece for Uppsala municipality Honor Grantee
2012    Uppsala municipality, Gottsunda library

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2019    IASPIS International cultural exchange (for Denmark)

2019    Working Grant, Uppsala municipality
2018    Stipend Konsthantverkets Vänner

2016    The Swedish Arts Grants Committee, one-year working grant
2014    IASPIS International cultural exchange (for South Korea)
2012    IASPIS International cultural exchange (for UK)
2009    The Association of Swedish Illustrators and Graphic Designers, travel grant

2002    Stiftelsen Albert Ekmans Fond
1994    Göteborgs Slöjdförening

 

PUBLICATIONS

2019   Sadelmakarlängan 2011–2017

2018    Homo Faber, Michelangelo Foundation, Venedig, Italy (catalog)

2017    STOFF, Medicinhistoriska museet, Uppsala (catalog)

2015    Le Banquet, ”The viewpoint of Agnieszka Knap” Révélations Grand Palais, France (book/catalog)

2015    BOWL, Korea-Sweden Contemporary Craft Exhibition, Vogoze Art&Craft, South Korea (catalog)

2014    Europe Paper Collection, PIE Books, featured artist (book)
2014    Paper Play, Sandu Publishing, featured artist (book)
2012    Slow Art, Cilla Roback, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, Sweden (book/catalog)
2012    Paperworks, Sandu Publishing, featured artist (book)
2011    The New Artisans, Olivier Dupon, Thames & Hudson, featured artist (book)

 

ARTICLES

2019    Gotlands Tidningar 13/5, Edvin Högdal ”Hon har sönder böcker – för konstens skull” (exhibition review)

2019    Gotlands Allehanda 11/5, Lars Schill ”Cecilia Levy visar objekt i papper” (exhibition review)

2019    Paper #6, Jaqueline Fahlander ”Intryck” (interview)

2018    Bizart #34, Johanna Uddén ”Med boken som material” (interview)

2017    Dagens Nyheter 19/10, Sebastian Johans ”Varm värdighet” (review art at NKS)

2017    Dagens Nyheter 13/10, Johan Falkirk ”Ny konst för mänsklig miljö” (review art at NKS)

2014    Uppsala Nya Tidning 22/5, Sebastian Johans "En bok till kaffet", (exhibition review)


OTHER

2006-15    Workshop leader at HDK, Nyckelviksskolan, Sigtuna Folkhögskola and private
2001-02   Junior Lecturer, Graphic design, School of Design and Crafts (HDK), Gothenburg
1998-99   Junior Lecturer, Graphic design, School of Design and Crafts (HDK), Gothenburg

 

©CECILIA LEVY 2019