curriculum vitae

Tore Svensson
Konstepidemin 6 a
413 14 Gothenburg
tel – fax +46 (0) 31-41 38 80, mobile 070-323 01 73
mail: tore.s(at)comhem.se
www.toresvensson.com

Curriculum Vitae

Education
1974-78 Gothenburg University, School of Design and Craft
1973-74 Västerbergs Art School, Gävle

Teaching
2006 Gotenburg University, Scool of Design and Craft
2002-2003 Gothenburg University, School of Design and Craft
1989-96 Gothenburg University, School of Design and Craft

Solo exhibitions
2018 Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
2017 Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Nederland
2015 Gallery Jewelerswerk, Washington, USA
2014 Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Nederland
Konsthallen Hishult, Hishult, Swed
2013 Gallery Dam, Seoul, Korea
2012 Nutida Svenskt Silver, Stockholm, Sweden
2011 Galery Jewelerswerk, Washington, USA
2010 Pont & Plas, Gent, Belgium
Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Nederland
Nutida Svenskt Silver, Stockholm, Sweden
2009 Bohusgalleriet, Uddevalla, Sweden
Galleri Olsson-Uddenberg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Partille Konstförening, Partille, Sweden
2007 Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm. Sweden
2006 Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Nederland
Galleri Baccchus, Borås, Sweden
Stenasalen, Göteborgs konstmuseum, Sweden
2005 Nääs konsthantverk, Floda, Sweden
2004 Röhsska Museet, Gothenburg, Sweden
2003 Galerie Helene Poree, Paris, France
2003 Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Nederland
2002 Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
2001 Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Nederland
Galleri Moroten, Stockholm, Sweden
Konsthantverkshuset, Gothenburg, Sweden
2000 Teatergalleriet, Kalmar, Sweden
1999 Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
Nutida Svenskt Silver, Stockholm, Sweden
Gallery Helen Drutt, Philadelphia, USA
Galleri Hnoss, Gothenburg, Sweden
Galleri Rista, Umeå, Sweden
1997 Galleri Sintra, Gothenburg, Sweden
Galleri Rista, Umeå, Sweden
1995 Galleri Oijens, Gothenburg, Sweden
1992 Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
1990 Galleri Rista, Umeå, Sweden
1988 Röhsska Museet, Gothenburg, Sweden
1987 Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
1984 Metallum, Stockholm, Sweden

Group exhibitions (selections)
2017 ”Exempla” Munich, Germany
”Forged” Galerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany
KGB, Gallerie Tereza Seabra, Lisbon, Portugal
”The Alchemical Egg” Hanna Gallery by Klimt, Barcelona, Spain
2016 ”Soul of a Bowl”, Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden
”Not Too Precious” National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny, Irland
2015 Body Alchemy – the Hangzhou Contemporary International Jewelry and Metal Art Triennial 2015
China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, CHINA
2015 ”Schmuck 2015” Munich, Germany
”Silence Please” Galerie Noel Goyomerc´h, Montreal, Canada
”Black on Black” Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England
”Not Too Precious” Rutin Craft Center, Denbigshire, Wales
KGB, Galerie Pont & Plas, Gent, Belgium
2014 ”Positions in Crafts and Design” Gallerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany
2013 ”Ferrous” Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco
”Pushing Boundries & Chasing Challenges” Beijing, China
”KGB”, Kim Buck Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
”From the Coolest Corner –Nordic Jewellery”
2012 ”Schmuck 2012” Munich, Germany
”Collecting” Estonian Museum of Art and Design, Tallinn, Estonia
”Alla” Röhsska Museum Gothenburg, Sweden
”Under that cloud” Klimt02 Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
2011 ”Under that cloud” Gallery Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, USA
“Under that cloud” Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England
“Swedish Contemporary Craft Art” Korea Foundation Cultural Center Gallery, Seoul, Korea
“International Metal Art” Modern Art center of the China Millennium Monument, Beijing, China
“Hnoss intended” Kulturhuset Borgen, Gislaved, Sweden
“The Ring” Hnoss Gallery, Gothenburg, Sweden
“The Ring” Estonian Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 ”Hjältar” Mobila konsthallen, Stockholm
”Mycket snack och mycket verkstad” Krapperup Konsthall
”Ring” Bonhoga Gallery, Shetland
2009 Tingens talan i teoriernas tid” Form Design Center, Malmö
“Herinnerring” National Gallery, Kilkenny, Irland
Think Tanktakes on “Skill” Contemporary Applied Arts, London, England
“Challenging the Chatelaine” Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, USA
“Raising the Bar: Influential Voices in Metal”Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrough, England
“Crossing the Border” Fine Art Gallery Art Link, Seoul, Sydkorea
“Crossing the Border” Gallery Baum, Paju-s, Sydkorea
“Still Life” Galerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany
2008 ”Herinnerringen” Galerie Beeld & Aambeld, Enschede, Nederland
”Raising The Bar: Influential Voices In Metal” Rutin Craft Centre, Derbighshire, Wales
”Just Must” Great Guildhouse, Tallinn, Estonia
”Swedish Show”, Flow Gallery, London
”Raising The Bar: Influential Voices In Metal”, Edinburgh
“Hnoss intended” Nääs konsthantverk, Floda Sweden
”Schmuck`2008” Munich, Germany
”Galerie Handwerk Celebrates its 40 th Birthday” Galerie Handwerk Munich, Germany
Collect V&A museum, London (Konsthantverkarna Stockholm)
“Challenging the Chatelaine” Design museum, Gent, Belgien
“Ornament as Art” Smithsonian American Art museum, Washington DC, USA
2007 “Works” Nordiskt Konsthantverk, Hamar, Norway
“Hnoss depended” Röhsska Museeum, Gothenburg, Sweden
2006 “Tendenser” Moss, Norway
“Challenging The Chatelaine”, Designmuseo, Helsinki, Finland
“Large Vessels” Galeri Handwerk, Munich, Germany
“Minimal Art” Studio GR.20, Padova, Italy
“Works, Nordiskt konsthantverk” Design Forum, Helsinki, Finland
2005 “Schmuck 05” Munich, Germany
“Exempla 05” Munich, Germany
2003 ”Schmuck 03”, Munich, Germany
2001 ”Mikromegas”, Munich, Germany
2000 ”Schmuck 00”, Munich, Germany
1999 ”Schmuck 99”, Munich, Germany
”Meister der Moderne” Munich, Germany
Addenda 2, Hamar, Norway
1998 Swedish American museum Center, Chicago,USA
”Babettes Fest” Galerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany
1998-99 Brooching Diplomatically – a tribute to Madeleine Albright
1997 Galerie Treykorn, Berlin, Germany
Swedish Contemporary Craft Art, Japan
1996-97 The Nordic Jewellery Triennal
1996 Galerie Electrum , London,England
Design Yard, Dublin, Irland
1995 Galerie Oijens, Gothenburg, Sweden
1994 Vestlandske Kunstindustrimuseet, Bergen, Norway
1994-95 Nordic Images
1993 Galerie Arka, Vilnius
1992 Kunstler Centrum, Lubeck, Germany
Galerie Loom, Tallin, Estonia