CAROLA GRAHN Biography
Born 1982 in Jokkmokk, Sweden
Based in New York and Jokkmokk, Sápmi

EDUCATION
2013 Master of Fine Art, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm
2011 Bachelor of Fine Art, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm
2008 Graphic design and Typography, Beckmans College of Design, Stockholm
2007 School of Photography Gamleby (Fotoskolan Gamleby), Gamleby
2004 Peace and Conflict Studies 20 p, Lund University, Lund
2004 Film Technology (Filmteknikerutbildning), Kalix Folkhögskola, Kalix

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2017
Tråante 2017
Art Museum at the University of Toronto
Kunsthall Trondheim

2016
Salón International de Arte Indígena Manuel Quentín Lame, Popayán, Colombia
Art Ii Biennale 5, Kauppila, Finland
One as Another, Havremagasinet, Boden, Sweden
Sieidi, Markomeannu, Evenes, Norway

2015
Samisk Vrede, Markomeannu, Evenes, Norway
Becoming by Recalling, Passagen Konsthall, Linköping, Sweden
Horizon of Me(aning), Small Projects, Tromsö, Norway

2014
Art Edition 2014, Hangaram Art Museum of Seoul Arts Center, South Korea
The 3rd Photospectrum: Sweden / The Photographer – A Social History of Photography, Gallery Jinsun, Seoul, South Korea
Vidderna ropa, Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden (solo)

2013
To be defined, Centrum för Fotografi (CFF), Stockholm
24 spaces, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö
Royal Institute of Art Spring Exhibition, Stockholm
Master Degree Solo Exhibition, Galleri Mejan, Stockholm (solo)

2012
Chapter 3: Performance, An eavning about Photography and Research, Centrum för Fotografi, Stockholm
Native Moving Images – Challeging steriotypes, Konstnärshuset, Stockholm
Fittja Open by Botkyrka Konsthall, Fittja, Stockholm

2011
Corso No. 3, Detroit Gallery, Stockholm
HUNT, Kocksgalleriet, Stockholm
Powerplay + The Agreement, Stockholm Universitet, Stockholm (solo) - Curated by Elina Suoyrjö

2010
Introduction CORSO, Trikåfabriken, Stockholm
Screening, Berlin Studio, Berlin, Germany
The Gender Issue, Galleri Mejan, Stockholm (solo)
Spring Exhibition Royal Institute of Art, Konstakademin Stockholm

2009
Don’t let No break me down, Royal Institute of Art, Stocholm (solo)
You are the stranger here, Royal Institute of Art, Stocholm (solo)
Siellu Born in Sápmi, Vilhelmina Art Association, Vilhelmina (solo)

2008
Leva i två världar, Stadshuset, Kiruna
- Norrköpings Stadsmuseum, Norrköping
- Kulturhuset Blå Stället, Angered

2007
Siellu Born in Sápmi, Västerbottens Museum, Umeå (solo)

2006
From the Polar to the Valley, TCG Nordica, Kunming Kina
Samernas nationaldagsfirande, Skansen, Stockholm
Siellu Born in Sápmi, Norrbottens Museum, Luleå (solo)
- Humanitetens Hus, Malmö (solo)
- Upplands Museum, Uppsala (solo)

2005
Siellu Born in Sápmi, Kulturhuset/Lava, Stockholm (solo)

GRANTS
2015 One-year working grant, Konstnärsnämnden
2015 Helge Ax:on Johnsons stiftelse
2014 Iaspis International Exchange Grant
2014 Nancy and Andrew Wiswell Scholarship
2014 Stockholms stads ateljéstöd
2013 Helge Ax:on Johnsons stiftelse
2013 EE-medel, Royal Institute of Art
2012 Wilhelm Smiths stipendium
2010 Anders Sandrews stipendium
2010 EE-medel, Royal Institute of Art
2009 Wilhelm Smiths stipendium
2005 Norrbottens Läns Landsting kulturbidrag
2005 Sametingets projektbidrag
2005 Jokkmokks Kommun, KUPP - kultur och uplevelseutveckling
2005 Sparbanken Nord, Framtidsbanken projektbidrag