Emelie Carlén


2015-2018 Master of fine arts, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen

2012-2015 Bachelor of fine arts, Umeå Academy of fine arts, Umeå

2013-2014 Exchange year at der Akademie der bildenden Künste, Wien

2011-2012 Art school II, Ölands folkhögskola, Skogsby

2010-2011 History of photography and video art,

University collage of fine arts crafts and design, Stockholm

2009-2011 Art history, Stockholm University, Stockholm

2006-2008 Digital photography, Brobygrafiska, Sunne

Solo exhibitions

2019 Cast as a scene, Stpln, Malmö

2018 Lip sync, DELFI, Malmö

2018 Fail-fast systems, Undantaget, Öland, Sweden

2018 Deep acting, Display, Berlin

2015 In paradise there was no architecture, Umeå art academy gallery

2014 Golden mean, Trailer gallery, Umeå

Group exhibitions and projects

2019 Supramen walks Kolomenskoye and GES-2, Book release and performance, Kalmar konstmuseum

2018 Artificial iris, Peryton, Copenhagen

2018 Exit exhibition, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

2018 Project presentation, Index 19, Index- The Swedish contemporary art foundation, Stockholm

2017 Visiting artist with Supramen, Sisters academy, Den frie, Copenhagen

2017 rather; - DESIRE !, Q gallery, Copenhagen

2016 Group exhibition, Q gallery, Copenhagen

2016 Group exhibition, Swedish embassy, Copenhagen

2016 Forårsudstillingen, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

2015 Expanding space, GES-2, V-A-C foundation, Moscow

2015 Pop, Godsbanen, Århus

2015 Supramen walk Kolomenskoye, Afisha Picnic festival, Moscow

2015 BLING, Bachelor degree exhibition, Alta gallery, Malmö

2015 (hey sexy!), group exhibition, centrifug Konsthall C, Stockholm

2015 BLING, Bachelor degree exhibition, Umeå academy gallery

2015 Ima read that bitch, International feminist video art screening, Small projects, Tromsø

2014 Passing, group exhibition, Spokojna gallery, Warsaw

2014 Maskinen art boat, group exhibition, Umeå-Vasa part of culture capital year

2014 Supramen tours in Moscow, Garage contemporary art museum, Moscow

2014 Actions goes viral, group exhibition, H.U.T, Vienna

2013 Midsummer exhibition, Köja festivalen, Kramfors

2013 Gender now, videoinstallation, Galleri KIT, Trondheim

2013 I’m not your ordinary babycake, performance at Supermarket art fair, Kulturhuset, Stockholm

2013 National video screening, group show screening, Bildmuseet, Umeå

2012 Estimated values, group exhibition, Detroit gallery, Stockholm

Scholarships and grants

2019 Working grant, Danish arts Foundation

2017 Stiftelsen AAA

2017 Helge Ax:son Johnson stiftelse

2017 Fondet for Dansk-Svensk Samarbejde

2016 Stiftelsen AAA

2016 Gålösstiftelsen scholarship for higher education

2015 Stiftelsen AAA

2015 Helge Ax:son Johnsons stiftelse

2015 Gålöstiftelsen travel grant

2014 Gertrude och Ivar Philipson Stiftelse

2014 Balticdonationens international travel grant


2019 Scottish sculpture workshop, Summer residency, Lumsden, Scottland

2018-2019 Made in the coma, Stpln, Malmö, Sweden

2015 Villa San Michele, Capri, Italy

2014 Swedish insitute in Athens, Athens, Greece

2011 Drake art center artsist residency, Kokkola, Finland

Pedagogical and other artistical work

2019 External jury for public commission, Region Kalmar

2015- (ongoing) Guest teacher at Konstskolan II, Öland folkhögskola

2016 Guest teacher at konstskolan, Kronoberg konstskola