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SAMOA RÉMY

SAMOA RÉMY

Artist, b. 1974, Mendrisio, Switzerland
Lives and works between Oslo and Zürich

2000–2002 Master-degree in printmaking, The national academy of art and design, Oslo.
1997–1999 Guest-student, National academy of Fine arts, Oslo.
1994–1999 Academy of fine arts, Florence.
Solo exhibitions
2015 Substratum, Jugendstilsenteret, Kunstmuseet KUBE, Ålesund, Norway.
2014 Division leads to multiplication, Museo cantonale d'Arte in Lugano, Switzerland. Manor Art Prize.
2012 Strategie ohne Strategie, Trafo Kunsthall, Asker, Norway.
2011 Along the axis of the mind, Galleri Norske Grafikere, Oslo.
2011 Ante Verbum, La Rada, Spazio per l'arte contemporanea, Locarno, Switzerland.
2008 Imagines faciunt saltus, Biblioteca cantonale, Bellinzona, Switzerland.
2007 Opening books. Opening images, Villa Bernasconi, Genève.
2002 Sala del Torchio, Balerna, Switzerland.
Group exhibitions
2016 Colony Collapse Disorder, Sonnenstube Offspace, Lugano, Switzerland. Curated by Isaline Vuille and Laura Giudici.
2016 Innbundet / Ubundet, Galleri Norske Grafikere, Oslo.
2014 Entre chien et loup, Villa Bernasconi, Genève.
2013/2014 Nationale Ausstellung für Druckgrafik, Kunsthaus Grenchen, Switzerland.
2013/2014 Catch of the year 2013, Dienstgebäude, Zürich.
2011/2012 Impression, Kunsthaus Grenchen, Switzerland.
2011 Swiss Art Awards 2011, Basel, Switzerland.
2010 Che c'è di nuovo?, Museo Cantonale d'Arte, Lugano, Switzerland.
2009 Swiss Art Awards 2009, Basel, Switzerland.
2006 Museo della stampa, Soncino, Italy.
2005 Galleria Officina Arte, Magliaso, Switzerland.
2003 Galleri Norske Grafikere, Oslo.
2003 Museum of Applied Arts, Oslo.
1998 Galleri Asur, Oslo.
1997 The Crypt of the church San Lorenzo, Florence.
1996 Pinacoteca Züst, Rancate, Switzerland.
1995 Teatro Studio, Prato, Florence.
Awards and grants
2017 Five years Art grant from the state of Norway (2017-2021).
2016 Art grant awarded from Norwegian Printmakers Association.
2016 Publication support from Arts Council Norway.
2015 Exhibition support from Arts Council Norway.
2015 Exhibition support from Pro Helvetia, Switzerland.
2015 Project-support awarded from Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Norway.
2015 Project-support awarded from Arts Council Norway.
2014 Project-support awarded from Norwegian Printmakers Association.
2014 Three years Art grant from the state of Norway (2014-2016).
2014 Project-support awarded from Norwegian Printmakers Association.
2013 Manor Art Prize, Switzerland.
2013 Project-support awarded from Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Norway.
2013 One year Art grant from the state of Norway.
2012 Art grant from Ingrid Lindbäck Langaards Stiftelse, Norway.
2012 One year Art grant from the state of Norway.
2011 Project-support awarded from Norwegian Printmakers Association.
2011 Art grant from the state of Norway.
2010 Project-support awarded from Norwegian Printmakers Association.
2010 Art grant from the state of Norway.
2010 Exhibition support awarded from Arts Council Norway.
2009 Exhibition support from the State of Norway.
2009 Art grant awarded from Norwegian Printmakers Association.
2008 Art grant from the state of Norway.
2007 Project-support awarded from Norwegian Printmakers Association.
2007 Artist in residence, Villa Bernasconi, Grand Lancy, Genève.
2004 Prize for research and development in printmaking, Arild Wahlstrøm Foundation, Oslo.
2001–2002 IS Scholarship from the Norwegian Research Council.
Public collections
2015 Kunstmuseet KUBE, Ålesund, Norway.
2015 The art collection of Credit Suisse, Zürich, Switzerland.
2014 The art collection of Manor Art, Basel, Switzerland.
2014 The art collection of Museo c. d'Arte di Lugano, Switzerland.
2013 The art collection of Credit Suisse, Zürich, Switzerland.
2011 The art collection of Canton Zürich, Switzerland.
2011 The collection of Kunsthaus Grenchen, Switzerland.
2011 The art collection of Canton Ticino, Switzerland.
2007 The National Museum, Oslo, Norway.
Public commissions
2013 Artistic intervention in Credit Suisse's office Europaallée, Zürich.
2012 Artistic intervention in the new building at the secondary school of Balerna, Switzerland. (Celoria Architects)
Artist in residence
2014 Atelierstipendium Landis & Gyr Stiftung, Zug, Switzerland.
2007 Villa Bernasconi, Grand Lancy, Genève.
Bibliography
2016 Substratum, Jugendstilsenteret, Ålesund, Norway, exhibition catalogue with an interview between Marco Obrist (curator at Kunsthaus Zug) and Samoa Rémy.
2016 Voci dipinte, Rete 2 (rsi), 12.06.2016
2014 Division leads to multiplication, Museo Cantonale d'Arte di Lugano Manor Art Prize, catalogue.
2014 Oltre i confini del visibile, Laura Giudici, Kunstbulletin 6/2014.
2014 L'energia e le sue onde (La regione nel complesso), Vito Calabretta, La Regione, 17.05.2014.
2014 Entre chien et loup, Ville de Lancy, Villa Bernasconi, Genève, catalogue.
2013 Polisemie, Boris Magrini, for Credit Suisse Art Collection.
2010 Geronimo, Radio svizzera italiana (rsi), 29.04.2010.
2010 Che c'è di nuovo?, Museo Cantonale d'Arte di Lugano, catalogue.
2008 Imagines faciunt saltus, Elio Schenini, catalogue.
2008 Foglio volante sera, Radio svizzera italiana (rsi), 23.10.2008.
2008 Finestra aperta, Radio svizzera italiana (rsi), 24.11.2008.
Publications
2008 Artist's Book in collaboration with Fabio Pusterla, Grafica d'arte Lythos, Como, Italy.
2006 Artist's Book in the series Dîvân, Josef Weiss Edizioni, Mendrisio, Switzerland.