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Siri Berg
updated: 06/19/2008
website: www.siriberg.com
 
   
 
 
     
 
Artwork Title
art-medium
art-year
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Coloratura X
Coloratura VI
Coloratura IV
Coloratura IX
Coloratura VII
St. Thomas II
St. Thomas IV
St. Thomas I
St. Thomas V
St. Thomas VI
... somewhere over the rainbow
Pulp painting III
Pulp painting IV
Pulp painting VI
Pulp painting VII
 
Portfolio Keywords:  abstract, collage, geometric
 
 
Coloratura X by Siri Berg
Coloratura X
pastel on paper/ oil on canvas
2007
14" x  14" 
Coloratura VI by Siri Berg
Coloratura VI
pastel on paper/ oil on canvas
2007
14" x  14" 
Coloratura IV by Siri Berg
Coloratura IV
pastel on paper/ oil on canvas
2007
14" x  14" 
Coloratura IX by Siri Berg
Coloratura IX
pastel on paper/ oil on canvas
2007
14" x  14" 
Coloratura VII by Siri Berg
Coloratura VII
pastel on paper/ oil on canvas
2007
14" x  14" 
St. Thomas II by Siri Berg
St. Thomas II
pastel on velour paper
2008
10" x  26" 
St. Thomas IV by Siri Berg
St. Thomas IV
pastel on velour paper
2008
10" x  26" 
St. Thomas I by Siri Berg
St. Thomas I
pastel on velour paper
2008
10" x  26" 
St. Thomas V by Siri Berg
St. Thomas V
pastel on velour paper
2008
10" x  26" 
St. Thomas VI by Siri Berg
St. Thomas VI
pastel on velour paper
2008
10" x  26" 
... somewhere over the rainbow by Siri Berg
... somewhere over the rainbow
pulp painting
2000
55" x  52" 
Pulp painting III by Siri Berg
Pulp painting III
pulp painting
2000
23" x  20" 
Pulp painting IV by Siri Berg
Pulp painting IV
pulp painting
2000
23" x  20" 
Pulp painting VI by Siri Berg
Pulp painting VI
pulp painting
2000
23" x  20" 
Pulp painting VII by Siri Berg
Pulp painting VII
pulp painting
2000
23" x  20" 

Artist Statement

It's all about color and texture.

It's a dialog between me, the medium and the paper's response to pressure, tension and body movement, etc...

Artist Bio / CV
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITION
Southwest Minnesota State University Art Museum (2008) SUNY at Potsdam, Gibson Gallery (2006) Beijing, China, Pickled Art Gallery (2005) Konstnarshuset Stockholm, Sweden (2003) Swedish American Museum Chicago, IL (2003) Consul General of Sweden Olle Wastberg official residence NYC (2002) Rutgers University, Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series, New Brunswick, N.J. (2000) Hallwyl Museum, Stockholm, Sweden (2000)

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS
OKHarris Works of Art “ No Chromophobia “ New York (2008) The Painting Center New York, NY American Abstract Artists (2008) Metaphor Contemporary Art, “Punchbowl” Brooklyn, NY (2008) Reeves Contemporary “The Grid” New York, NY (2007) Yellow Bird Gallery, American Abstract Artists, Newburgh, NY (2005)

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York ⋅ Southwest Minnesota State University, Art Museum, Marshall, MN ⋅ New York University, Gray Art Gallery Collection, New York ⋅ Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York ⋅ The Jewish Museum, New York ⋅ Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel ⋅ John Naisbitt, “Megatrends” Dr. and Mrs. Raymond Sackler. Consul ⋅ General of Sweden Olle Wastberg and Inger Claesson Wastberg, KREAB Group

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
American Abstract Artists-member ⋅ New School University- Parsons School of Design, Faculty, Color ⋅ Theory, 1977-present ⋅ Represented in Who’s Who American Art, American Women, in the World, in Education

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPH
100 New York Painters, Cynthia Maris, Dantzic, Schiffer Publications Ltd. 2006 ⋅ NYArts Magazine, “Living History” by Dan Keane, November/December 2005, Vol. 10, No.11/12, illus. ⋅ Chicago Tribune, art critic Alan Artner of Siri Berg, vol. 8, publ. Nov./Dec. 2003⋅ Malin Philipson, Svenska Dagbladet, “Transparency as Illusion”, Feb. 13th, 1995, illus.

BIOGRAPHY
Born: Stockholm, Sweden
Education: B.A., Institute of Art and Architecture, University of Brussels, Pratt Graphics Center