Ola Vasiljeva

Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at De Appel, Amsterdam 2013
Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at De Appel, Amsterdam 2013
Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at De Appel, Amsterdam 2013
Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at De Appel, Amsterdam 2013
Ola Vasiljeva
"Jargot"
Installation view at Art in General, New York 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"Jargot"
Installation view at Art in General, New York 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"Jargot"
Installation view at Art in General, New York 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"Jargot"
Installation view at Art in General, New York 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"Jargot"
Installation view at Art in General, New York 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"What Were You Expecting, Mr. Milquetoast, a Plot?”
Installation view at Kunstverein, Karlsrühe 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"What Were You Expecting, Mr. Milquetoast, a Plot?”
Installation view at Kunstverein, Karlsrühe 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"What Were You Expecting, Mr. Milquetoast, a Plot?”
Installation view at Kunstverein, Karlsrühe 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"What Were You Expecting, Mr. Milquetoast, a Plot?”
Installation view at Kunstverein, Karlsrühe 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"What Were You Expecting, Mr. Milquetoast, a Plot?”
Installation view at Kunstverein, Karlsrühe 2014
Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at BOZAR - Centre for fine arts, Brussels 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at BOZAR - Centre for fine arts, Brussels 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at BOZAR - Centre for fine arts, Brussels 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at BOZAR - Centre for fine arts, Brussels 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"Limp of a Letter"
Installation view at BOZAR - Centre for fine arts, Brussels 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"En Rachâchant"
Installation view at Vleeshal Markt, Middleburg 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"En Rachâchant"
Installation view at Vleeshal Markt, Middleburg 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"En Rachâchant"
Installation view at Vleeshal Markt, Middleburg 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"En Rachâchant"
Installation view at Vleeshal Markt, Middleburg 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"En Rachâchant"
Installation view at Vleeshal Markt, Middleburg 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"En Rachâchant"
Installation view at Vleeshal Markt, Middleburg 2015
Ola Vasiljeva
"You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know",
Installation view at Kunstverein, Munich 2016
Ola Vasiljeva
"You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know",
Installation view at Kunstverein, Munich 2016
Ola Vasiljeva
"You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know",
Installation view at Kunstverein, Munich 2016
Ola Vasiljeva
"You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know",
Installation view at Kunstverein, Munich 2016
Ola Vasiljeva
"You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know",
Installation view at Kunstverein, Munich 2016
"Carpet for a Lord"
Installation view at Supportico Lopez, Berlin 2016
Ola Vasiljeva
"Carpet for a Lord" Exhibition view at Supportico Lopez, Berlin 2016
"Carpet for a Lord"
Installation view at Supportico Lopez, Berlin 2016

Bio

Born 1981, Ventspils, LV

Lives and works in The Hague, NL

Education

2008-2009

Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, NL

2001-2005

Hogeschool voor de Kunsten, Utrecht, NL

1999-2000

Croydon College, London, UK

Awards, Grants, & Scholarships

2013

Prix de Rome, finalist

Lo schermo dell'arte, finalist

Residencies

2011

EKWC, Den Bosch, NL

2010

Heden, The Hague, NL

DCR Gueststudios, The Hague, NL

2006

Impakt Works, Utrecht, NL

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2017

Passerelle Centre d'art contemporain, Brest, FR (upcoming)

2016

Coeurtregetour, Antoine Levi, Paris, FR

You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know, Kunstverein München, DE

2015

En Rachâchant, Vleeshal, Middelburg, NL

University, Antoine Levi, Paris, FR

The Limp of A Letter, BOZAR Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, BE

2014

Jargot, Art in General, New York, US

2013

The Limp of A Letter, Prix de Rome, de Appel, Amsterdam, NL

Cinq à sept, kim? Contemporary Art Centre, Riga, LV

2012

Komplekts, Whatspace, Kunstvlaai, Amsterdam, NL

OAOA Vestibule, Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam, NL

2011

Francis Ponge, 1646, The Hague, NL

2010

Petit Maitre, Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam, NL

Salon, Heden Hier, The Hague, NL

2009

Alchimie du Verbe, Ellen de Bruijne projects, Amsterdam, NL

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2017

Baltika, Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris, FR

2016

Carpet for a Lord, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, DE

Kunstnerbøger – Vildt Voksende, Den Frie, Copenhagen, DK

2015

XII Baltic Triennial of International Art, CAC, Vilnius, LT

University, OAOA, Vleeshal, Middelburg, NL

Le fragole del Baltico, Careof, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan, IT

Ruler, SIC, Helsinki, FI

2014

Society Acts - The Moderna exhibition 2, Moderna Museet, Malmö, S

SHIFT, Antoine Levi, Paris, FR

Last Seen Entering the Biltmore, South London Gallery, London, UK

Graphic Design, at FUTURA, Prague, CZ

What Were You Expecting, Mr. Milquetoast, a Plot?, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsrühe, DE

Jargot, Art in General, New York, US

2013

Fusiform Gyrus, Lisson Gallery, London, UK

This and That and That, Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam, NL

Para Curare, Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam, NL

Free Enterprise, Academiegalerie, Utrecht, NL

Liecinieks, kim? Contemporary Art Centre, Riga, LV

2012

Inside & Out, kim? Contemporary Art Centre, Riga, LV

Krummes Ding, V8 Platform, Karlsruhe, Germany, DE

Material Information, Bergen Kunstmuseum, Bergen, N

Berlin Art Link, Sur la Montagne & Duve Gallery, Berlin, DE

Kids Are Alright, Kunsthal, Rotterdam, NL

Dinner Theatre, KunstHuis SYB, NL

2011

Say It With Flowers, Deweer Galery, Otegem, BE

Intermissions, Survival Kit Festival, Riga, LV

Parallelograms, Malibu Circa 1990 Gallery, Malibu, US

We Who Saw Signs, Contemporary Arts Singapore (ICAS), Singapore, CN

More Or Less, A Few Pocket Universes, Gallery Augusta, Helsinki, FIN

In Between, Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam, NL

2010

1990, Malibu Circa 1990 Gallery, Malibu, US

Eat Me & Playlist, Postmasters Gallery, New York, US

Witty Lo-fi Works.., NIMK, Amsterdam, NL

Of Facts and Fables, Witte de With, Rotterdam, NL

If There Is One Hand, CAC, Vilnius, LV

Zachary Formwalt, Rumiko Hagiwara, Ola Vasiljeva, BillyTown, The Hague, NL

Don't Worry Be Happy, Showroom MAMA, Rotterdam, NL

2009

Objects, Furniture and Patterns, Gallery Art Since the Summer of '69, New York, US

Argot, Plan B Projects, Amsterdam, NL

Dissociation, www.clubinternet.org

Drawn, Stairwell Gallery, Providence, US

Saudade, VCC, Ventspils, LV

Dream Sequence, Synchronicity, Los Angeles, US

Pictoplasma, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, DE

In Real Life, www.clubinternet.org

Contemporary Semantics Beta, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, NL

2008

RijksakademieOPEN, Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, NL

White Noise/Black Magic, NOG Gallery, London, UK

The Joyful Bewilderment, Rough Trade, London, UK

Not Quite, Röda Sten, Göteborg, S

I Might Be Wrong, Seventh Gallery, Melbourne, AU

Drawing a Conclusion, Peloton Gallery, Sydney, AU

2007

Nederclips'Sm, Stedelijk Museum's Hertogenbosch, Den Bosch, NL

I see the face I see the light, The Whole Gallery, Baltimore, US

TBA Festival, Portland Contemporary Art Institute, Portland, US

Float, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, US

Utrecht uploaded #2, Expodium, Utrecht, NL

2006

Hopes and Fears, Rael Artel Gallery, Pärnu, EW

2005

Spacequake, Showroom MAMA, Rotterdam, NL

Popless, DOM, Moscow, RUS

The Benches, Expodium, Utrecht, NL