Kim Simonsson  (Finnish, 1974) 


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Kim Simonsson, Crying Girl with Animal


Kim Simonsson
Crying Girl with Animal

Arario Gallery
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Kim Simonsson, Little Mossgirl


Kim Simonsson
Little Mossgirl
ceramic and car paint


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Kim Simonsson, Spitting girl


Kim Simonsson
Spitting girl, 2008
glaze, painted ceramic, glass


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Kim Simonsson, Immaculate Conception


Kim Simonsson
Immaculate Conception, 2008
glazed, painted ceramic


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1974   Born in Helsinki, Finland
1995 - 2000   Master of Arts, University of Arts and Design Helsinki, Finland
2008   Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2008   The Invisible Deer, Galleria Heino, ARCO 08, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2007   Red Dot, Miami, Fl, Nancy Margolis Gallery
2007   SOFA NY, Nancy Margolis Gallery, NY
2007   Evil Eye, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
2007   I Would Like To Be A Dog, Rauma Art Museum, Rauma, Finland
2007   XII Mäntän kuvataideviikot, Mänttä, Finland
2007   Herrmann & Wagner Gallery and Gallery Heino, Brussels Art Fair, Brussels, Belgium
2007   Taidesalonki Husa, Tampere, Finland (solo) (October)
2007   Finnish Cultural Institute, Stockholm, Sweden (solo) (November)
2007   Dreams and Disappointments II, Herrmann & Wagner, Berlin, Germany (07.09.-20.10.2007)
2007   Kim Simonsson, K Galeria, Huittinen, Finland (solo)
2007   Do you want to be a dog, Rauma Art Museum, Rauma, Finland
2007   Silent Violence, Oulu Art Museum, Oulu, Finland
2007   Present, Bomuldsfabriken Kunsthall, Areda, Norway
2006   Set, Forum Box, Hesinki, Finland
2006   Purnu Summer Exhibition, Purnu, Finland
2006   6 Rooms, Porvoo Art Factory, Porvoo, Finland
2006   Helsinki International, Korjaamo, Helsinki, Finland
2006   Camouflage, Gallery Heino, Helsinki, Finland (solo)
2006   Huoltamo, Tampere, Finland (solo)
2005   Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2005   Sculptures, Arabia Museum’s Gallery, Helsinki, Finland (solo)
2005   Dislocated Clay and a Transformative Mirror, NCECA, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, USA (solo)
2005   Japan Pop, Tennis Palace Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
2005   Trans Ceramic-Art, 3rd Ceramic Biennale Korea, Icheon, Republic of Korea
2004   Young Artist of the Year 2004, Tampere Art Museum, Tampere, Finland (solo)
2003   K9 & NIKE, Kluuvi Gallery, Helsinki, Finland (solo)
2003   Wegway Show, S.P.I.N. Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2003   One Hundred Years of Finnish Ceramic, Designmuseum, Helsinki, Finland
2002   Inverno, Este Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2002   Group Show, The Palace, Toronto, Canada
2001   Made in LAC, Living Arts Center, Missisisauga, Canada
2001   Emerging Sculptors, Canadian Sculpture Center, Toronto, Canada
2001   Biennale of Contemporary Ceramic Art, Chateauroux, France
2000   K2000, Lappeenranta Art Museum, Lappeenranta, Finland
2000   THINK, Ateneum, Helsinki, Finland
2000   Realm of The Senses, Studio Hyöryllistä, Turku, Finland (solo)
1999   Ideaali, Gallery of the Fine Arts Academy, Helsinki, Finland (with Miklos Gaal) (solo)
1999   Nenonen, Partanen, Lerviks, Persson, Simonsson, Into galleria, Helsinki, Finland
1998   Contemporary Glass Art, Studio Mezzo, Helsinki, Finland
1997   Glass and Light, Tampere Modern Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
2006    'Beautiful Mutants', Top Ten Trends In Contemporary Art, (Kay Larson), Artnews, February
2006    'Kim Simonsson – Little Girls, Big Questions', ( Anne Virtanen), Ceramics Art & Perception, Issue 63
2006    'Kim Simonsson at Nancy Margolis Gallery', (Ken Johnson) New York Times, Art in Review 28th of October
2006    'Kim Simonsson at Nancy Margolis Gallery', ( Lori Waxman), Critics Picks, November
2006    Another Worlds Part II, exhibition catalogue, Arario Gallery, Republic of Korea (cat.)
2006    Naamioituminen/ Camouflage, courtesy Galleria Heino, Helsinki (cat.)
2006    Post-global Society, exhibition catalogue, 3rd Ceramic Biennale Korea, Trans Ceramic-Art, Republic of Korea (cat.)
2005    'A Waking Nightmare. The World Of Kim Simonsson', (Anne Virtanen), Ceramics Magazine October/November 2005
2005    'Kauden Taideteos', ( Leena Mattelmäki),, 3/2005
2005    'The Arabia Ware in Finland', (Hannele Nyman), The Scandinavian Stylish Design, 2005
2004    'Kim Simonsson: Dystopia-Porcelain Dogs as Guardians of a Pathological Fantasy', (Leevi Haapala), Framework, 2/2004
2004    'Truth is No Trend, a Close-up View of the Art of Kim Simonsson', (Anne Valkonen) Form Function Finland, 3/2004
2004    'Finnish Quasi-Manga', (Cynthia Nadelman), American Ceramics
2004    Kim Simonsson, exhibition catalogue, young artist of the year, Tamper Art Museum, Finland (cat.)
2004    'Kuvausvalmiita kolmiuloitteisia ideoita', (Jari Arffman), Taide,3/2004
2004    'Kohtaamiset/henkilöt', (Silja Lana), Cavada Suomen Kuvalehti, 20/2004
2004    'A Contemporary Tradition', (Åsa Hellman), Ceramic Art in Finland
2004    'Kim Simonsson, Young Artist of the Year', (Berndt Arell), Tampere Art Museum
2004    'Kim Simonsson', (Tapani Pennanen),1984-2004 Young Artist of the Year, Wegway Primary Culture
2001    11th Biennale of Contemporary Ceramic Art in Chateauroux, exhibition catalogue, Chateauroux, France (cat.)
2000    'Think', (Paula Hakkarainen and Elina Melgin), University of Art and Design
2000    'Posliinia uudessa paketissa', (Sami Sykkö) Arttu, 3/2000
2000    'Design in Helsinki', (Bernd Polster), Geo Saison, 2/2000