CURRICULUM VITAE

 

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Born in Uddevalla, Sweden, 1967

Lives and works in Nice, France

EDUCATION & RESEARCH

2012 Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts, Lesley University College of Art and Design (Formerly Art Institute of Boston), Cambridge, MA

1994 Sweden America Foundation Scholar, Research: Scandinavian Architecture 1900-1945, Columbia University, New York, NY, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

1993 Master of Architecture, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

1991 D.E.F.A.-Diplome d’ Etudes Fondamentales en Architecture, Ecole d’Architecture de Paris Belleville, Paris, France

1987 Summer School, Micro and Macro Economics, University, New Haven, CT

SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITS

2017 Villa Ingeborg, "The Sea and the Dreams," Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France (forthcoming)

2017  Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, "Immersive Reflections," Augusta, GA 

2015  Brooklyn Fire Proof/ Temporary Storage Gallery #114, "Stacey Cushner & Liselott Johnsson: DromomaniaX2,: Brooklyn, NY

2014  Le Monastère de Saorge, “Les Plantes Voyageuses,” Saorge, Les Alpes Maritimes, France

2014  The GlassCube@Hotel Indigo, “Hello Polly! This is your 9 o’clock wake-up call!” Athens, GA

2013 Muhlenberg Library, New York Public Library, "Lifeboat," Chelsea, New York, NY 

2013  Les Lavoirs, Town of Saorge, “Public Installation: La Poetique des Lavoirs,” Saorge, Les Alpes Maritimes, France

2013  Boston Public Library, Grove Hall Branch, “Mad Hot Fox And Wet Icy Eel Hug You All Day,” Dorchester, MA

2012  The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, “Trappa,” Permanent Installation, Boston, MA

2010  Gallery at Town 220, Madison, “Sol,” Madison, GA

2009  Madison Artists Guild, Ice House Underground, “Midgård,” Madison, GA

GROUP EXHIBITS

2017  Lesley University of Art and Design, "W.I.P," Cambridge, MA  

2015  Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, "Sense of Place," Augusta, GA; Juror's Award, Juror: Annette Cone-Skelton

2015  Hall Space Gallery, "In Support of Brave Girls," Boston, MA

2015  Lesley University College of Art and Design, "Reclassified," Cambridge, MA (forthcoming)

2015  The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, "Gathered: Georgia Artists Selecting Georgia Artists," Atlanta, GA

2014  Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art,"GRU Art Department Faculty Exhibition," Augusta, GA

2014  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, Georgia Regents University, "We Should Talk to Each Other, the Cloud and I," Augusta, GA  

2014  The Gallery@Hotel Indigo, "Tiny Universe," Athens, GA

2013  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, Georgia Regents University, “GRU Faculty Exhibition!” Augusta, GA

2013  Classic Gallery at the Classic Center, "It's Like a Rainbow," Athens, GA 

2013 Steffen Thomas Museum, "Oscillations: Liselott Johnsson, Erin McIntosh & Diane Wiencke," Buckhead, GA 

2013  Rosenthal Gallery, Fayetteville State University, “Contemporary Ideas in Art,” Fayetteville, NC

2013  Brattle Art Gallery, Lesley University, “Objectified,” Cambridge, MA

2012  Boston Public Library, Grove Hall Branch, “Unfolding the Book," Boston, MA

2012  The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, “MFA in Visual Arts Graduate Exhibition," Boston, MA

2010  Swan Coach House Gallery, “The Price is Right,” Atlanta, GA

2009  Madison Artists Guild, Ice House Underground, “Holiday Show,” Madison, GA

2009  Artists Guild, “ACP Photo Show,” Steffen Thomas Museum of Art, Madison, GA

2008  MOCA GA, Off the Wall Pin Up Show (not curated), Atlanta, GA; November 2008

BOOK ART PROJECT

2014  Armenteros, Jorge (author) and Liselott Johnsson (art work). The Book of I (Color Edition), Seattle, Washington: Jaded Ibis Press, 2014. Print.

CURATORIAL & JURY EXPERIENCE

2015  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU, "Immersive Space & Sculptural Form - A Conversation in Color and Clay," Gary Hudson & Ron Meyers

2015  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU,“The One in the Center Cannot See the Whole” (Dan Ju Zhe Mi), Ben Sloat 

2014  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU,“We Should Talk to Each Other, the Cloud and I,” Fia Backström, Jeff Brown, Craig Drennen, James Hyde, Fabienne Lasserre, Liselott Johnsson, Raoul Pacheco, Peter Rostovsky, Oliver Wasow, Sarah Wallin Huff, Molly Zuckerman-Hartung

2014  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU,“Voice Off,” Judith Barry, Augusta, GA

2014 Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, "Artist Activist," Francie Bishop Good, Kristin Casaletto, Sue Coe, Richard Cutrona, Deborah Davidson, Guerilla Girls, Shea Justice, Alan MacTaggart, Rachel Mindrup, Carrie Moyer, Sheila Pepe, Jason Pramas, Chadwick Tolley & Erik Waterkotte, Augusta, GA

2014  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU, “Painting in the Expanded Field,” Inna Babaeva, Nicole Cherubini, Cora Cohen, Liz Deschenes, Annette Lemieux, Jessica Stockholder, TM Sisters, Tamara Zahaykevich, Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, Wendy White, Augusta, GA 

2013  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU, “Fort Frederica: Multiple Obsessions,” Edward Rice,GA 

2013  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU, “History’s Shadow,” David Maisel, Augusta, GA

2013  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU, “Morris Eminent Scholar Exhibition,”Philip Morsberger, Tom Nakashima and William Willis, Augusta, GA

2013  Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, GRU, August: “GRU Art Faculty Show!”, Augusta, GA

2013   Appointed Gallery Director at Mary S. Byrd Gallery, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA

2013  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, "XLG Show," Madison, GA, August: Art and Margo Rosenbaum

2013 The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, "XLG Show," Madison, GA, May: Katie Brick, Jill Brody, Kristin Casaletto, Patrick McGannon, Richard Olsen, Betti Pettinati-Longinotti, Jean Westmacott 

2013  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, "XLG Show," Madison, GA, February: Jack Kehoe, Kipley Meyer, Brian Rust, Dwight Smith

2012  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, “XLG Show,” Madison, GA, November: Mary Leslie

2012  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, “XLG Show,” Madison, GA, August: J. Crenshaw, M. Agner, T. Linzy, E. Barton

2012  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, “XLG Show,” Madison, GA, May: Jill McGannon, Kim Karelson, Greg Benson

2012  Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, “XLG Show,” Madison, GA, February: Joe Camoosa

2011  Steffen Thomas Museum of Art & Madison Artists Guild, “Philip Morsberger & Anita Huffington: The Eye of the Beholder,” Madison, GA

2011  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, “XLG Show,” Madison, GA, November: Libby Bailey, Kristin Casaletto

2011  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, “XLG Show,” Madison, GA, August: Gary Hudson

2011  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, “XLG Show,” Madison, GA, May: Katie Bacon, Maggie Mize

2011  The Gallery at Town 220, Madison Artists Guild, “XLG Show,” Madison, GA, February: Richard “Ole” Olsen

ARCHITECTURAL EXPERIENCE

2000-13 Poetic Form Inc., Miami, FL; Owner & Design Architect

1999-00 Roger Fry & Associates Architects, Miami; Design Architect

1999-99 Arquitectonica, Miami; Project Architect

1998-99 Sole Proprietor, New York; Architect

1994-97 Evans Heintges Architects, New York; Designer

1991-92 Kerosène Atelier d’Architecture, Paris, France; Junior Designer

1990-90 Stads Arkitekt Kontoret, Uddevalla, Sweden; Junior Designer

1989-89 Architecture Studio, Paris, France; Junior Designer

1988-89 BSB, Gothenburg, Sweden; Junior Designer

REGISTRATIONS

1990 Architect; New York State License # 026645

2004 Architect; Florida State License # AR92750

2006 Architect; Georgia Sate License # RA011718

2004 National Council of Architectural Registration Boards; NCARB Certificate #59,664

AWARDS

1993 Sweden America Foundation Scholar, Stockholm, Sweden

1990 Fredrica Bremer Foundation Scholarship, Stockholm, Sweden

TEACHING

2013  MFA Program in Creative Writing, Lesley University, “Text as Art,” Cambridge, MA

1992 Ecole d’Architecture de Paris-Belleville, France, Teaching Assistant, Design Studio

LECTURES & ARTIST TALKS

2013  Rosenthal Gallery, Fayetteville State University, "Painting Beyond Painting from Pensiero Debole to an Expanded Practice," Fayetteville, NC

2010  Madison Artists Guild, Group visit of Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA, Focus: Traditional and contemporary painting in GA, 2010

2009  Madison Artists Guild, Group visit of Marc Chatov Studio and the Constantin & Roman Chatov Collection, Focus: Figurative Painting in the South, Rutledge, GA; November 2009

2009  Madison Artists Guild, Organized group museum visit, curator Jeffrey Grove at the High Museum &curator Marianne Lambert at the Swan Coach House, Atlanta, GA

2008 Madison Artists Guild, Organized group visit of “Don Cooper – This Moment as it is: A connection to the Whole,” MOCA GA, Atlanta, GA, Focus: Spirituality in Art

ORGANIZATIONAL EXPERIENCE

2012 Madison Artists Guild, Madison, GA; President, 2010-2011, 2011-2012, 2012-2013

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016 Crotts, Elizabeth. "The Art of Liselott Johnsson." Design & Build Magazine. Ed. Kim Jackson. Jan/Feb. Vol 2, No 1. Print. (pdf)

2014 Cullum, Jerry. “Oscillations and Interstices: An Interpretive Essay.” Oscillations. Liselott Johnsson, Erin McIntosh and Diane Wiencke. Steffen Thomas Museum of Art/ Madison Artists Guild. 2014: 8-11. Print. (pdf)

2014 Strelecki, Karen. "Introduction." Liselott Johnsson, Erin McIntosh and Diane Wiencke. Steffen Thomas Museum of Art/ Madison Artists Guild. 2014: 5. Print. (pdf)

2014 Jain, Vaishali. “In the Spotlight: Artist and Architect Liselott Johnsson.” Echo – The Pixpa Blog. December 19, 2014. Web. (pdf)

2014 Mendoza, Beatriz. “Jorge Armenteros explora la mente a través de la ficción.” Diaria Las Americas. December 3, 2014. Print. (pdf)

2014 Dillon, Barbara. “ ‘The Book of I:’ Review.” Fanboy Comics. November 7, 2014. Web. (pdf)

2014 “Artist Architect Liselott Johnsson Presents “Lifeboat” A Site Specific Installation at the NY Public Library’s Chelsea Muhlenberg Library.” The New York Optimist. March 16, 2014. Web. (pdf)

2014 Colucci, Emily. “Liselott Johnsson Transforms Chelsea’s Muhlenberg Library into a World of Visual and Verbal Play.” Flavor Pill. March, 2014. Web.

2014 “Liselott Johnsson: Lifeboat Closing Reception.” NY Daily News. March 10, 2014. Web.

2014  Claussen, Keith. “Let Art Draw You Away from Mayhem of the Past Week.” The Augusta Chronicle. February 17, 2014. Web.

2014 “Andrew Ginzel’s List,” Two Coats of Paint. January 14, 2014.

2014 Smith, Jessica. “New Exhibit at Hotel Indigo and GMOA.” Flagpole. January 8, 2014.

2013 "MAG-STMA show 'Oscillations' openes to the public on Aug. 16." Morgna County Citizen, August 1, 2013. (pdf)

2013 Staub, Daniel. "Les lavoirs...la vie," Nice-Matin. Monday, May 27, 2013. (pdf)

2013 Martin, Sony. "Witnessing a Work of Art," Up & Coming Weekly. Volume 18 Issue 8. February 20-26, 2013. (pdf)

2012 Jackson, Kim. "The Art of Liselott Johnsson...More Than Meets The Eye," Lakelife. Winter 2012. (pdf)

2012 Lacoste, Christina. “Off the wall: Graduate exhibition @ AIB MA Gallery,” Dig Boston. July 9, 2012. (pdf)

2011 Strelecki, Karen. “Masters in the Making.” Southern Distinction. August 2011. (pdf)

2010 Nolan Van Reesema, Meg. Carribbean Hideaways: Discovering Enchanting Rooms and Private Villas. Rizzoli, New York, NY. (pdf 1) (pdf 2)

2009 Sol Exhibit. “Mediterranean-inspired art show opens Friday.” Lake Oconee Breeze. August 2009.

2008 “People are talking about travel.” Vogue. February 2008.

2008 “Best resorts under the sun.” CNN Money. March 2008.

2008 “World’s top new 136 hotels.”Conde Nast Traveler. May 2008.

2008 “Aquamare,” Metro. February, 2008-12-02.

2008 “Aquamare.” Modo de Vida. March 2008.

2003 “Bennett House, House of the Month.” Architectural Record. May 2003.

1994 Gromark, Sten. "Belleville, en Fransk Aptit Retare…", Arkitektur.  5 -1994.

PROJECT LIST ARCHITECTURE: RESIDENTIAL & RESORT

2011 Pool and Lounge Area, Atlanta, GA

2009-11 Villa Trollringen, Private Residence, Hönö, Sweden

2005-08 Aquamare, Hotel & Resort, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands

2007 Arctic Fun, Multi-family Development, Hollywood, FL; 2007, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2007 Sheridan, Condominium, Sarasota, FL; 2007, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2006 Caranca House, Private Residence, Saorge, France; 2006

2006-07 Rochas and Perez Houses, Great Harbor Cay, Bahamas, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2005 Harbor Inn Resort & Yacht Club, Punta Gorda, FL; 2005, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2004-08 South Tower at City Place, West Palm Beach, FL; 2004-2008, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2005 Cascades at Southern Hills Clubhouse and Spa, Orlando, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2004 Cascades at Groveland Clubhouse and Spa, Orlando, FL; 2004, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2004 Cascades at Tradition Clubhouse & Spa, Tradition, FL; 2004, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2004 Intracoastal Residences, Mixed-use Development, North Miami, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2002-04 The Moorings, Mixed-Use Development, Lantana, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2002-04 Marina Village, Mixed-Use Development, Boynton Beach, FL; 2002-2004, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2003 Gables Court, Rental Community, Miami, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2003 The Clubhouse at the Residences at Miramar, Miramar, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2003-04 The Promenade at Ft Lauderdale, Rental Community, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2002-03 The Promenade at Bayview, Rental Community, Pompano Beach, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2001 South Tower at City Place, West Palm Beach, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2001 Convention Center Townhouses, West Palm Beach, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2001 Riviera Club Townhouses, Hallandale, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2000 Jefferson at Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

2000 Jefferson at Young Circle, Hollywood, FL, consultant for Roger Fry & Associates Architects

1999 Cyber-Port, Telegraph Bay, Hong Kong, project architect with Arquitectonica

1999 Hallandale Development, FL, project architect with Arquitectonica

1998 West Neck House, Shelter Island, NY, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

1998 Stamsnäs Summer Residence, Bohuslän, Sweden

1998 Rice House, Upper West Side, New York, NY

1996 Lau Residence, Upper West Side, NY

1997 Bennett Residence, West Village, New York, NY, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

1995 200 East End Co-op, Interior Design, Upper East Side, New York, NY; 1995, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

1991-94 Fjord House, Uddevalla, Sweden; 1991-1994

1994 Nochlin Trotta Residence, Sagaponack, NY, designer with Evans Heintges Architects, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

1990 Äsperöd Residential Area, Uddevalla, Sweden; 1990, junior designer with Stads Arkitekt Kontoret Uddevalla

PROJECT LIST ARCHITECTURE: RETAIL & OFFICE

2007-09 Madison Contemporary, Madison, GA

2006 Librerie du Cairos, Saorge, France

1999 Rockefeller Brothers Fund Office, Madison Av., New York, NY, consultant with Butler Rogers Baskett

1999 Reboul, MacMurray, Maynard and Kristol Offices, Washington, DC, consultant with Butler Rogers Baskett

1997 Reston I and Reston II Office Buildings and Reston I Corporate Lobby, Reston, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

1997 Medical Clinic, Chelsea, New York, NY

1996 Tampines Office Park, Singapore, Singapore, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

1995 Stride Rite Office Building, Boston, MA, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

1995 Pertamina Office Complex, Singapore, Singapore, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

1995 201 Spring Street Office Building, Boston, MA, designer with Evans Heintges Architects

PROJECT LIST ARCHITECTURE: INSTITUTIONAL

1993 Swedish Cultural Center, Paris, France

1992 Centre Social de St Aubain-les-Elbeuf, France, junior designer with Kerosene Atelier d’Architecture

1990 Master Plan of I17 Military Base Mas, Uddevalla, Sweden, junior designer with Stads Arkitekt Kontoret

1989 Pavillon de France à l’ Exposition Universelle à Seville, Paris, France, Junior Designer with Architecture Studio

PROJECT LIST DESIGN

2003 Empire Furniture Collection, Coral Gables, FL