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Astri Luihn

Astri Luihn “Sjón í havi” “Atlantic View” 2012. Acrylic on Canvas, 160x 320 cm. National Gallery of the Faroe Islands.

Visual artist Astri Luihn from Faroe Islands

AstriLuihn, C.V. - Curriculum Vitae

 

AstriLuihn

J. Nolsøsgøta 9

FO 100 Tórshavn

Færøerne (Faroe Islands)

 

M: +298 216528

E: astriluihn@gmail.com

F: Facebook page

instagram:@astriluihn

 

 

Born:

1949 in Oslo, Norway. Lives and works in The Faroe Islands

 

 

Education:

MA, University of Oslo, Norway 1979

 

 

Selected exhibitions:

2020-1992 Spring Exhibition, National Gallery of the Faroe Islands

2019 Kunst der Färöer, Museumsberg Art Museum, Flensburg, Germany

2019-2016 Færø Expo, BredgadeKunshandel, Copenhagen, Denmark

2018 Stór List/ Large Formats, National Gallery of the Faroe Islands

2018 VejleKunstforening, Denmark (solo)

2017 Augustiana, Augustenborg, Denmark

2017 Dronninglund Art Centre, Denmark

2016 - 2009 Art Copenhagen, Denmark

2016, 2012 Art Herning, Denmark

2015, 1999 The Nordic House, The Faroe Islands (solo)

2014 Augustiana, Augustenborg, Denmark

2014 Caso Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2014 Nagoya University of Arts Gallery, Japan

2013 Trondheim Art Society, Norway

2012 Vejle Art Museum, Denmark

2012 LaternaMagica, The Nordic House, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

2011 Art Aarhus, Denmark

2010 The Faroe Islands Art Museum (solo)

2009 Ribe Art Museum, Denmark

2008 Science Week Artist, Carnegie Institution, Washington DC. USA. (solo)

2008 Leopold Museum, Vienna, Austria

2008 Kabuso Art Center, Hordaland, Norway

2008, 2006, 2005, 2003, 2002, 2001 The Nordic House, The Faroe Islands

2008 Hanaholmen, Finland - Voksenåsen Gallery, Oslo, Norway

2007 Kunstbanken, Hedmark Art Center, Hamar, Norway

2007 6th Lessedra World Art Print Annual, Sofia, Bulgaria

2007 Kópavógur Art Museum, Iceland

2007, 2003, 2001 Hafnarborg Art Museum, Iceland

2006 Trondheim Art Museum, Norway

2006 The City Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006, 2003 Den Frie, Faroese Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006, 2003 North Atlantic House, Copenhagen, Denmark

2004 The Graphical Museum of Iceland

2004 The Faroe Islands Art Museum (solo)

2004 Mikkelberg, Husum, Germany

2003 Reykjavík Art Museum, Iceland

2003 Åland Art Museum, Mariehamn, Åland

2003 The Nordic House, Reykjavík, Iceland

2003 Katuaq, Nuuk, Greenland

2002 The National Museum of Ireland, Dublin

2001, 1995, 1992, 1990 Smiðjan, Tórshavn, The Faroe Islands

2001 Sumburgh Head, Shetland Islands

2000 T.A.G. Gallery, Scandinavian Society, New York, USA

1999 Traðarbókin, The Faroe Islands Art Museum (solo)

1999 Slunkaríki, Ísafjørður, Iceland (solo)

1993 Toldkammeret, Helsingør, Denmark

1992 Kähler, Næstved, Denmark

 

Selected purchases/Collections:

VejleKunstmuseum, Denmark, Nagoya University of Arts, Japan, The Faroe Islands Art Museum. Trondheim Art Museum, Norway. Reykjavík Art Museum, Iceland. The Graphical Museum of Iceland. Ísafjørður Art Collection, Iceland. Åland Art Museum, Mariehamn. The Danish-Faroese Cultural Fund. North Atlantic House, Copenhagen, Denmark. The Nordic House, The Faroe Islands. Huddinge Kommun, Stockholm, Sweden.

Decorations:

2020 SkúlinviðStreymin, Faroe Islands

2019 Tórshavnarmusikkskúli, Faroe Islands

1991 The University of the Faroe Islands. 1995 The Nautical College, Tórshavn. 2002. EikBanki, Tórshavn. 2005 The National Hospital of the Faroe Islands. 2009 Tórshavn Town Counsil. 2011 The School on Argjahamri (Public School in Tórshavn).

Selected bibliography:

Grafikknytt 1, GrafiskaSällskapet, Stockholm, Sweden 2001.

Faroese Art, The Nordic House, The Faroe Islands 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008.

Kolonialen. North Atlantic House, Copenhagen, Denmark 2003

Louisa Lamhauge: AstriLuihn. The Faroe Islands Art Museum 2004.

Michael Fuhr: ModerneKunst der FäröerInseln. Leopold Museum, Wien 2008.

BenteScavenius: AstriLuihn, The Faroe Islands Art Museum 2010.

Eva Furseth, Maria Ey. Luihn et al.: The School. Tórshavn Municipality 2011.

Eva Furseth and Nils Ohrt: LaternaMagica. Tórshavn 2012.

Membership/Professional Organisations:

MYND. The Faroese Society of Visual Arts, www.mynd.fo

BKF. Danish Visual Artists, www.bkf.dk

 

Membership/Professional Organisations:

MYND. The Faroese Society of Visual Arts, www.mynd.fo. BKF. Danish Visual Artists, www.bkf.dk

  

Astri Luihn

J. Nolsøsgøta 9

FO 100 Tórshavn

Færøerne (Faroe Islands)

 M: +298 216528

E: astriluihn@gmail.com

F: Facebook page

instagram:@astriluihn

  

Born:

1949 in Oslo, Norway. Lives and works in The Faroe Islands

Education:

MA, University of Oslo, Norway 1979

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Astri Luihn, “Wings and Waves”
Acrylic on canvas, 200x 400 cm
Museumsberg, Art Museum, Flensburg, Germany 2019

 

Astri Luihn, “Fagradal” (“Fair Valley”) 225x180 cm,
Acrylic on Canvas 2012

Astri Luihn
Public Art, Main Entrance Tórshavnar musikkskúli, Faroe Islands 2019

 

Astri Luihn 2019
Public Art in Tórshavnar musikkskúli

Astri Luihn,” Sjón í havi” “Oceanic View” 2015, 120x120cm, Acrylic on Canvas

 

Astri Luihn. From an Exhibition in the Nordic House in Tórshavn 2015. “Sjón í havi” “Oceanic View” 2015, 120x120 cm each, Acrylic on Canvas.

Astri Luihn, “Sjón í havi” “Oceanic View” 2012, 160x 160 cm.

 

Astri Luihn, Puzzle, “I Will not Hang Helpless from a Balloon Anymore“,2019 Carved and painted Mdf, (on the floor)

In the background on the wall:
Astri Luihn, “Gróður”(“Groth”)120x240cm acrylic on canvas,
2019 in Museumsberg, Art Museum, Flensburg, Germany.