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Collection highlights

Ly Lestberg

Birthday: 19.03.1965
Education: 1983–1985 Villu Toots Calligraphy School, Tallinn, Estonia
1984–1990 Estonian Academy of Arts, graphic arts
Solo Exhibitions: 2005 Somewhere Else. Jaani seegi museum, Tallinn, Estonia
Elysion. Haukkavuore vaatetorn, Kotka, Finland
2004 I dreamed… he loves. Gallery 008, Tallinn, Estonia
2003 Elysion. Viinistu Art Museum, Viinistu, Estonia
2001 Being. (with Eveli Varik), Art Academy Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
What do you read, my Lord? (with Kai Kaljo), Nuova Icona gallery, Venice, Italy
1999 Insomnia. Raatuse Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
What do You Read, My Prince. (with Peeter Mudist), Kastellaani Maja Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1998 Photos. Tähtikirkas Yö Gallery, Jyväskylä, Finland
There Are Things in Night. Lai Street 24, back yard, Tallinn, Estonia
1998, 1999 Nothing. Haapsalu City Gallery; The Museum of New Art in Chaplin Art Center, Pärnu; Estonian National Museum, Tartu, Estonia
1997 I Love. Deco Gallery. Tallinn, Estonia
Pieta. City Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
Graphic Fine Arts. G Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
1994, 1995 All is One. Gallery of Tallinn Art Hall; Chaplin Art Centre, Pärnu
1992 Earthly Heaven. Museum of Town Hall, Tallinn. Estonia
1986 Who are we? Where do we come from? Where are we going to? Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia

Nothing. 1999
Son Naturel. 1998
There Are Things In Night. 1998
Altri. 1997
Pieta. 1997
Selected group exhibitions: 2004 (Un)dressed Body in the Baltic Photo Art. Giedre Bartelt Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2001 The Baltic Times. Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, Croatia; Skuc Gallery, Slovenia
2000 Closing the Distance. Laznia for Conterporary Art, Gdansk, Poland
Freedom of Choice. Tallinn Art Hall
1997 Hotel of the Broken Hart. Pori Art Museum, Finland
1996 ArtGenda. Exhibition of young artists from Baltic Sea region, Øksnehallen, Copenhagen, Denmark
1993 Substance – Unsubstance. The 1. annual exhibition of the Soros Center for Contemporary Arts, Estonia
1993–1995 The Memory of Images. Baltic contemporary photo art. Germany : City Gallery, Kiel; Rostock Art Hall, Rostock; Berlinische Galerie / Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin; Latvia : Exhibition hall of the Hotel "Latvija", Riga; Lithuania : Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius; Poland: High School of Fine Arts, Gdansk; Denmark : Copenhagen; Norway: Oslo.
1993 Mare Balticum. Sollentuna Art Fair. Sollentuna, Stockholm, Sweden
1993 Falubiennalen ’93. Contemporary graphic fine art from Baltic States. Dalarna Museum, Falun, Sweden
Awards: 2000 Kristjan Raud annual art award, Estonia
Annual award of PUKM, Estonia
1999 Annual Prize of Cultural Endovment, Estonia
1998 Annual prize of Deco Gallery, Estonia
1997 Annual Prize of Cultural Endowment, Estonia
1994 Annual award of Association of Estonian Printmakers
Grete and William Lehtinen Foundation scholarship, Finland
1993 Harpoon. Annual award of Vaal Gallery, Estonia
Grand Prix of Falun Print Triennial, Sweden
1991 Annual award of Section of Graphic Fine Art of Artists’ Association, Estonia
1990 Viron Säätio scholarship, Finland
1989 Young photo artist’s award of Cinema Association, Estonia
1986 Award of annual exhibition of photographers of USSR
Works in collections: Art Museum of Estonia


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