Wargh Carl

Curriculum vitae

Time of birth and place: 1938, Vaasa

Art studies

  • 1970 I.E Repin Institute, St. Peterburg, Leningrad
  • 1965 The Institute of Applied Arts, Helsinki: diploma of visual arts teacher
  • 1957-1960 School of the Finnish Academy of Arts, Helsinki
  • 1958 Schule des Sehens, Salzburg (student of Oskar Kokoschka)
  • 1957 University of Helsinki; history, art history, philosophy

Private exhibitions

  • 2016 Prästgårdsmuseet i Korsnäs
  • 2015 Heinolan taidemuseo Heinola konstmuseum
  • 2015 Uudenkaupungin museo – Nystads museum
  • 2001,1998,1989, 1981 and 1960 Vaasa
  • 2000, 1985 and 1975 Turku
  • 1999,1995, 1993, 1989, 1985, 1983, 1980, 1977 and 1974 Helsinki (1983: AKT Ateneum)
  • 1996 Seinäjoki
  • 1993 Mikkeli
  • 1992 and 1980 Tampere
  • 1993 Lahti
  • 1990 London
  • 1987 Trondheim, Norway
  • 1984 Moscow
  • 1989, 1983 and 1978 Oulu
  • 1968 Porvoo

Collective exhibitions

  • 2006 ”Minun Helsinkini”, Helsinki
  • 2004, 1993 and 1991 ”Nordisk akvarell”, Arezzo, Gothenburg, Reakjavik, Copenhagen, Faeroes
  • 1979 Exhibition of Finnish Artists in Czechoslovakia; Prague and Bratislava
  • 1979 Exhibition of Finnish Artists in Rumania:Bucharets and Constanta
  • 1976-1975 Exhibition of Finnish Artists´ Association in England
  • 1970 The ”Kiila” group Exhibition in DDR
  • 1975-1970 The Annual Exhibition of Finnish Artists
  • 1970, 1996 and 1963 the Exhibition of Finnish League of Art Associations (SKjL)
  • 1964 and 1963 Young Artists Exhibition
  • 1962 The Jubilee Exhibition of Finnish Academy of Arts

Works in collections

  • The Palace of the President of Finland
  • Residences of some Ambassadors and Governors
  • State Art collections
  • Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki
  • Aine Art Museum, Tornio
  • Sara Hildén Art Museum, Tampere
  • Art Museums of Hämeenlinna, Lahti, Oulu, Pori and Turku
  • Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki
  • The State Museum of Comtemporary Art; KIASMA, Helsinki
  • Museum of Comtemporary Art, Tampere
  • The Svenska Kulturfonden Foundation
  • The Saastamoinen Foundation Collection EMMA, Espoo
  • Nordiska Akvarell museet, Gothburg (Tjörn)
  • The museums of Trondheim, Skellefteå, Kiruna and Gävle
  • Helsinki city
  • Hyvinkää city
  • Joensuu city
  • Jyväskylä city
  • Jämsä city
  • Kuopio city
  • Oulu city
  • Pori city
  • Seinäjoki city
  • Turku city
  • Vaasa city

Awards

  • 1984 The Marcus Collin Award of Svenska Litteratursällskapet i Finland
  • 1977 The Prize of Honour of the Gulf of Botnia Biennale
  • 1972 The State Art Award
  • Art grant of the Finish State (ministry of Education): 3-years, 5-years, 15-years

Memberships

  • Finnish Painters’ Union

Utställningas i Konstsalongen

Carl Wargh – 2016