Thorsen, Gro

Teknikk
Maleri

Artist statement

Jeg jobber med maleri på lerret og aluminium, og ofte i serier. Maleriene gjenspeiler min fascinasjon for det urbane liv og den konstante bevegelsen av mennesker.

Besøksadresse
C. Sundts gate 55
Bergen 5004

Kontakt
Telefon: 99873068
E-postadresse: thorsen.gro@gmail.com
Web: http://www.grothorsen.com

CV

UTDANNELSE

1996 - 1999 Wimbledon School of Art (BA), London
1995 - 1996 Kunstskolen i Bergen

SEPARATUTSTILLINGER
2019 Hildringer, sammen med Marianne Morild, Oseana Kunst og Kultursenter
2015 Galerie Van Campen & Rochtus, Knokke, Belgia

2012 'Recent Travels', Jill George Gallery, London

2010 'Hong Kong Stills', Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
2009 'Stills', Jill George Gallery, London

2008 'Still Lives', HKS (Hordaland Kunstsenter), Bergen
2008
'Still Lives' Vandre utstilling (arr. Hordaland Kunstsenter):

Galleri Voss, Galleri N Bergslien Eidfjord and Galleri Trappa Austrheim
2007 Galleri LNM, Oslo
2006 'Night and Day' Jill George Gallery, London
2003 'Still Movements' No.5 Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen
2002 Sandefjord Kunstforening, Sandefjord

2000 Intimgalleriet, Bergens Kunstforening, Bergen

GRUPPE UTSTILLINGER
2018 Winter Delight, Jill George Gallery, London
2017 Miniatyrbilder, del av det offisielle kulturprogrammet Sykkel VM, Bergen
2016 ‘Autumn Delights’, Jill George Gallery, London

2015 'Summer Delights’, Jill George Gallery, London

2015 Galerie Van Campen & Rochtus, Antwerpen, Belgia
2012 Jill George Gallery at Gallery27 Cork Street, London

2011 ‘Threadneedle Art Prize’, Mall Galleries, London

2010 ‘Autumn Leaves” Galerie Van Campen & Rochtus, Antwerpen

2009 Høstutstillingen, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo

2008 ‘Greatest Hits', Art at Pilgrim Street, London

2006 Celeste Art Prize', Old Truman Brewery, London

2005, 2006 'Norske Bilder, Rådhusgalleriet, Oslo

2005 'Duets', Europa Gallery, Sutton Central Library

2005 'New Artists, New Work', Jill George Gallery, London

2005 - 2010 'The Figure Show', Jill George Gallery, London

2004 ARTfutures 2004, arr. av Contemporary Art Society, London

2003 City to City' Collyer-Bristow Gallery, London

2002 Art at Pilgrim Street, Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw, London

2001 RWA Open Painting Exhibition, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol, England

2001 International Young Art 2001, Sotheby's New York

2001 International Young Art 2001, Sotheby's Tel Aviv, Israel

2001 39 Essex Street, London

2000 'Good Taste/Bad Taste', Studio Voltaire, London

2000 'Vårutstillingen 2000', Gallery Steen, Oslo

1999 'Artist of Promise', Art at Fleet Place, London

1998 'Gush' Wimbledon Library Gallery, London

1998 ‘Refusert, Kuratorens Utvalg', Stavanger Kunstforening

KUNSTMESSER
2005 - 2019 London London Art Fair (Jill George Gallery) London
2018 British Art Fair, Saatchi Gallery, London (Jill George Gallery)

2017 LAPADA Art and Antiques Fair, (Jill George Gallery),
2006 - 2018 Toronto International Art Fair, Convention Centre, (JGG) 

2005 - 2012 20/21 British Art Fair, Royal College of Art, (JGG) London

2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2010 Art Chicago, (Jill George Gallery), Chicago

2008 Lineart, (Galerie Van Campen & Rochtus) Gent, Belgia

2008 Red Dot Art Fair, (Jill George Gallery) Miami

2008 Red Dot Art Fair, (Jill George Gallery) New York

2006 - 2007 Art London, (Jill George Gallery), Chelsea, London

2006 Glasgow Art Fair, (Jill George Gallery) Glasgow

2005 Art Madrid, (Jill George Gallery), Madrid


STIPEND
2010 Ingrid Lindback Landgård Stiftelsen

2003, 2005, 2006, 2009 Vederlagsfondet

2009 Debutantprisen Høstutstillingen
2008 Diversestipend.

2007 Utstillingsstipend

2004 Materialstipend

2000 Debutantstøtte, Norsk Kulturråd

SAMLINGER

Fidelity Ltd (London, Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Dalian, Tokyo, Taipei, Seoul, Singapore, Mumbai, Delhi, Tunis, Dubai, Melbourne, Sydney, Stockholm, Frankfurt, Paris, Madrid, Milan, Dublin, Vienna, Luxembourg, Warsaw, Amsterdam, Zurich, Toronto, Bermuda) St. Olav Hospitalet, Trondheim

Sjøkrigsskolen, Bergen

Warner Music Entertainment Network,
London
IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG,
London
Baker McKenzie, London

Grieg Shipping AS,
Bergen
Alliance Bernstein, London

NAF (Norges Automobil Forbund), Oslo

Nordea,
Norway
Norwegian Hull, Norway

Firmdale Group Ltd

90x100 cm, olje på dibond aluminium
olje på aluminium, hvert bilde er 25x25 cm
olje på aluminium, hvert bilde er 25x25 cm
olje på linlerret, 100x100 cm