BERTIL VALLIEN BIOGRAPHY



Born in Stockholm, Sweden

Education
1957 -61 National College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm, Sweden
1961-63 Studies in the US and Mexico on a King’s Scholarship



Selected Solo Shows

1986
Collier Gallery, Phoenix, USA

1987
The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, USA

1988
Gallerie Trois, Geneva, Switzerland

1989
Galleri Ann Westin, Stockholm, Sweden

1990
Heller Gallery, New York, USA

1991
Hokaido Art Museum, Japan

1992
Morris Museum of Art, Morristown, N.J., USA

1993
Gallerie Altes Rathaus, Inzinglen, Germany

1994
Betsy Rosenfield Gallery , Chicago, USA

1995
Traver Gallery, Seattl;e, Washington, USA

1996
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

1997 American Craft Museum, USA

1998
Museum of History, Stockholm, Sweden
Museum of Contemporary Art, Warzaw, Poland
Traver Gallery, Seattle, USA

1999
Gallerie Lkeger, Malmo, Sweden
L.A. International Biennial Art Invitational



Awards

1985
Silver Prize, International Juried Competition, New York

1988
The Formland Prize, Denmark

1991
The Formland Prize, Denmark
Urban Glass Award for Outstanding Achievement in Arts, Sweden
The Millenium Award Swedish Crystal Manufactors Association

1999
Kalmar Cultural Award



Public Collections

Orebro Lans Konstmuseum, Sweden
National Museum, Stockhom, Sweden
Smaland Museum, Vaxjo, Sweden
Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Paris, France
The Art Institute of Chicago
National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Detroit Art Jnstitute, Detroit, USA
Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Lausanne, Switzerland
American Craft Museum
Konsthall Vida Museum

2001
Museum dedicated to the work of Bertil Vallien



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