florence.wild@gmail.com

b.1987 Auckland, New Zealand

Lives and works in Stockholm, Sweden

 

Education

2017 Master of Fine Arts, Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts & Design, Stockholm, Sweden

2016 Rewordings, Summer workshop at Umeå Art Academy with Tris Vonna Michel.

2009 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

 

Solo/duo exhibitions

2016 - Silver Tea, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden.

2015 - The Rise/Demise of the Studio Apartment, Rolfsgatan 1, Malmö, Sweden.

2010 - LIMBS, Physics Room Kiosk, Christchurch, New Zealand.

2009-2010 - Waterfront Morals/Fatherly Functions, Florence Wild & Clara Chon, Window Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand.

2009 - Dove Tail Joint, Enjoy Public Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand.

2008 - Modern Love, Ash Kilmartin & Florence Wild, Rm 103, Auckland, New Zealand.

 

Group exhibitions

2018 - Mesh - A Nordic Video Art Marathon, Galleri CC, Malmö, Sweden.

2017 - Silver Tea Suite, Konstfack Degree Show, Stockholm, Sweden.

2017 - Impasse Finesse Neverness, curated by Daniel Saboía. Museu de Arqueologia e Etnologia da UFBA, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil.

2016 - Ashken/Drawbridge/Lindsay/Wild 3-Generation Family Survey, Bowen House, Wellington, New Zealand.

2016 - parallel lines, Galleri Verkligheten, Umeå, Sweden.

2016 - It Felt So Good Up There, Platform, Stockholm, Sweden.

2015 - Attempted Psychokinetic Connections to Clouds, Callum Harper, Erik Malmsten, Johanna Stillman, Florence Wild, Alva Willemark, Galleri Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden.

2013 - Circuit, Eleanor Cooper, Signe Rose, Harriet Stockman, Florence Wild, RM, Auckland, New Zealand.

2009 - Magazine – a group show, Gambia Castle, Auckland, New Zealand.

2009 - Elam Art Upfront, Shortland Chambers, Shortland St, Auckland, New Zealand.

2008 - You were at the wrong place at the right time, Elam School of Fine Arts Graduation Show, Auckland, New Zealand.

 

Publications

Ensemble Piece, Konstfack MFA essay, Florence Wild, 2017

parallel lines, Ellen Norlund, Florence Wild, Helle Lindskog, Jesper Henningsson, Jessika Björhn, Linda Morell, Maja Melsted, Sara Annsofidotter. Umeå, Sweden, 2016.

Sundries vol.1 /Malmö, Florence Wild. 2015

Things You Would Find in Libraries, Fiona Connor with Ash Kilmartin and Florence Wild, featuring Tim Coster, Amelia Harris and Mythily Meher. 2009

Itinerant Press – A response to Wandering Lines, SCAPE Biennial of Public Art 2008, Christchurch, New Zealand. Ash Kilmartin, Charles Ninow, Casey O’Connell, Florence Wild. 2008

 

Texts

Ode to the oarfish, accompanying text for Giulia Cairone at International Exchange Show Sweden-Japan 2018, ArtLab Tokyo, Japan, 2018

Moonlighting at the Dept. of Ways and Means, accompanying text for Dept. of Ways and Means, Katarina Sylvan & Richard Krantz, Platform Stockholm. 2018.

Cast Movements: Refrain, as part of the exhibition Silver Tea Suite, 2017.

Silver Tea Posters I-III, as part of the exhibition Silver Tea, 2016.

Roy Orbison’s Types of Dreams, Brief #52. 2015

Looking for the Hook, Brief #52. 2015

Albatross (or how I get around), Brief #51: The Outer Link. 2014

About a boy, accompanying text for Dance Yourself Clean, Charles Ninow, Ozlyn Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand. 2013

If the wind changes your face will stay that way, Magasine #1. 2012

Snow, accompanying text for Rain: a one-day sculpture garden, Ash Kilmartin, Melbourne, Australia. 2011

 

Stipends and Grants

2017 Konstfack Stipend, Institution för Konst