marion forssell

Born in Sodertalje, Sweden on December 27,1973 

 

1993-1994

Studies painting at Kulturskolan in Sodertalje under the guide of noted Cilien artist Rolando Perez

 

1994

Moves to Italy

 

1995

Attends a special course for foreigners at the “Scuola dell’Arte della Medaglia” at the Poligraphic Institute of the Italian Mint.

 

1996-1999

Attends complete triennial course  at the “ Scuola dell’Arte della Medaglia” at the Poligraphic Institute of the Italian Mint.

 

1999

After an international selection, she attends the ceramics course “Seminario de Sargadelos” in Galizia, Spain.

The Swedish foundation August Rignér awards her with a scholarship for young artists for her participation.

 

2000

Attends Lucia Ciliento’s Studio as a student Exhibits

2008

Organizes events and cultural debates; one of which is : “Notte Bianca Creativa” (Creative Allnighter) for Zipfest , Orvieto, Italy

 

2008

Holds a weekly radio program on Radio Orvieto Web

 

2008

Founding member of the Cultural Association Rane22

 

 

2009-2010

Works actively for Rane 22, creating a 2X2 meter acrylic painting, conceived to be cut up into 4000 fragments for the event “La Cultura salvata dall’Arte” (Culture saved by Art)

 

Currently

Working with Gianni Dessì on the realization of the scenography for Operafumetto (ComicsOpera) that is partly being done by the students of Orvieto’s Liceo Artistico. The ComicsOpera will be held on May 8th,2010 

Her paintings are part of private collections in Australia, Finland, Germany, Holland, Sweden, and the United States.

 

works

exhibitions

 

1995

Personal exhibit, Casa Internazionale della Donna, Rome, Italy

 

2000

Personal exhibit, Storie di Terra gallery, Orvieto, Italy

 

2001

Collective exhibit, Chiostro di San Giovanni, Orvieto, Italy

 

2002

Collective exhibit, Chiostro di San Giovanni, Orvieto, Italy

 

2003

Personal exhibit, Galleri C, Sodertalje, Sweden

 

2004

Collective Exhibit, Sinopia Gallery, Tarquinia, Italy

 

2004

ARTFEST- Rome, Italy

 

2004

Personal exhibit, Galleri C,Sodertalje, Sweden 

 

2005

Personal exhibit, Galleri C, Sodertalje, Sweden

 

2006

Collective Exhibit, MetaMetà, Orvieto, Italy (Contemporary Feminine Collective Exhibit)

 

2006

Collective Exhibit, Art:Expression of Soliedarity, Rita Levi Montalcini Foundation,Orvieto, Italy

 

2007

Double Personal with Valentina Crivelli, Zerotre Gallery, Orvieto, Italy

 

2008

Permanent Collective Exhibit, Arte Contemporanea 3/5 Gallery, Rieti, Italy

 

2009

Personal, Galleri C, Sodertalje, Sweden ; in occasion of the gallery’s 10th anniversary

 

2011

Collective Exhibit, Galleri C, Sweden

 

2014

Collective Exhibit, Chance Art Gallery, Rome