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Collection highlights

Avo Keerend

Birthday: 18.12.1920
Education: 1946–1949 studies in Estonian State Art Institute and Tartu Art School
1943 Drawing Studio of War Correspondents in Berlin
1936–1943 Tallinn State College of Arts and Grafts
Solo Exhibitions: 2006, 2001, 1995, 1986, 1976, 1965 Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Estonia
2005 Bank of Estonia Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2003 Gallery G, Tallinn, Estonia
1999, 1966 Rakvere Museum, Estonia
1998 Estonian National Library, Tallinn, Estonia
1997 Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1996, 1993 Raisio and Lahti, Finland
1991, 1987, 1971 Helsinki, Finland
1990, 1970 Tartu Art Museum, Estonia
1990, 1989 Porvoo and Hyvinkää, Finland
1980 Tartu Art House, Estonia
1971 Tampere, Finland
1979, 1969 Art Museum of Estonia
1979, 1967 Pärnu Museum, Estonia
1968 Parchim, Germany
1967 Moscow, Russia
1966 Järva Museum, Estonia
Selected group exhibitions: 2006, 2003, 2000, 1997, 1994, 1991 Triennial of Graphic Art, Krakow, Poland
1999, 1995, 1992 Norwegian Print Triennial, Fredrikstad, Norway
1998, 1996, 1995 Art Cologne, Germany
1998 Contemporary Art Museum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1997, 1995, 1992, 1990, 1989 Independent Exhibition of Graphic Art, Kanagawa, Japan
1992, 1991 Annual Exhibition of small graphic, Napa, California
1990, 1971, 1967 Premio Internazionale Biella, Italy
1989, 1973, 1967 Ljubljana Biennial, Slovenia
1977, 1975, 1971, 1969 Biennial of Book Plates, Malbork, Poland
1962, 1961 Art Exhibition of Baltic countries, Rostock, Germany
Organisations: 2000 Honorary Member of the Estonian Artists’ Association
1947 Member of the Estonian Artists’ Association
Awards: 2001 Eduard Wiiralt Award for life work, Estonia
2000 Grand Prix of J. Gielniak Graphic Art Competition, Poland
1991 Purchase award at Miniprint Exhibition in Napa, California, USA
1991 Special prize at Crakow Print Triennial
1988 Special prize at Crakow Print Biennial
1988, 1980, 1977, 1964, 1953 Prize of the Ministry of Culture Competition
1988, 1978, 1975 Annual prize of Estonian Artists Union for best graphic art
1987 Kristjan Raud Prize for graphic art, Estonia
1987 Diploma at Riga Miniprint Triennial, Latvia
1986 Grand Prix at Tallinn Print Triennial, Estonia
1984 Diploma and prize at Vilnius Book Design Triennial
1983 State prize of Book Illustrations
1977 Honorary Medal at Book Plates Biennial in Malbork, Poland
1974, 1968 Diploma at Tallinn Print Triennial , Estonia
1971 Special prize at Tallinn 2th Print Triennial, Estonia
1970 Prize of the Ministry of Culture, Estonia
1969 Silver Medal at Book Plates Biennial in Malbork, Poland
Works in collections: Art Museum of Estonia, Tartu Art Museum, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonian History Museum, Estonian National Library, Bank of Estonia, Turku University (Finland), Hyvinkää Art Museum (Finland), Tretyakov Gallery (Moscow), Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts (Moscow),
Latvian Art Museum (Riga), Ludwig Museum (Cologne), Skopje Art Museum (Republic of Macedonia), Pescia Municipal Museum (Italy), Wroclaw National Museum (Poland) and Karkonosze Museum (Jelenia Gora, Poland).


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