Curriculum Vitae

Krister Palais

(Krister Palais changed his legal name and artist signature from Rolf Paulsson in 2007).

Painting, drawing, graphic, sculpture and scenography.

Born

Sundsvall, Sweden – 1946
(Rolf Krister Nilsson / Rolf Krister Paulsson 1950 – 2007)

Artist Residencies

Paris, France – 1966 – 1976
Stockholm, Sweden 1976 – 1979
Sala, Sweden – 1980 – 1985
Visby Gotland, Sweden – 1986 – 1990
Haugesund, Norway – 1990

Education

Skinnskatteberg, Sweden – Art Esthetic Major – 1969-1970
Ecole de Beaux Arts, France – Curcus Indenpendent Hospitant – 1973-1974
AMS & Skoloverstyrelsen Stockholm, Sweden
– Mosaic Technics – 1976
– Classic Mural Painting – 1976
– Copper Etching Technics – 1977
– Woodcut / Lino Engraving – 1977
– Lithography – 1978
– Reproduction Camera Technics / Silk-screen Printing – 1981

Membership

Konstnarscentrum, Sweden
Aktiva Konstnarer Sala / Heby, Sweden

Print Media / Book

“Atelierdora pa glott”. Feat. 33 Kunstnerer på Haugalandet – artist’s Biographies,                by Lise-Marte Vikse Kallåk

Public Commissions

AFM Sala, Sweden – 1983
Strabruken AB Stockholm, Sweden – 1983
Jakobsbergsgarden, Sweden – 1984
Sala Police Headquarter, Sweden – 1985
ABF Gotland, Sweden – 1987

Selected Collections / Commissions

Raymond Duncan Collection – Paris
Granges Alluminium Art Society – Sweden
Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken – Sweden
Statens Konstrad – Sweden
Sala Art Society – Sweden
Haugesund Art Society – Norway

Project Scholarship

SIDA – Documentation Excursion in Tassili’N’Ajjer Sahara, Algeria – 1986
Lions Club Culture, Sweden – 1986

Solo Exhibitions

Gallery Esplanad, Sweden – 1976
Gallery Nessle, Sweden – 1978
Agueli Museum, Sweden – 1984
Sala Sparbank, Sweden – 1984
Konstframjandet Vasteras, Sweden – 1986
Arboga City Library, Sweden – 1987
FGK Visby, Sweden – 1988
Gallery Jensen, Haugesund, Norway – 1993
Spontanfestivalen & Haugesund Art Gallery, Norway – 1997
””Cosmiques” Hovleriet Haugesund, Norway – 2000
”Humdingers” Gallery Amanda, Norway – 2006
Gallery Jensen Haugesund, Norway – 2011
Gallery Jan Taljstenen Sala, Sweden – 2014

Two-Artist Exhibitions

Societetsalongen, Sweden – Eva Challis & Rolf Paulsson – 1977
Nykvarns Hantverk, Sweden – Annick Baron & Rolf Paulsson – 1979
Gallery Sala, Sweden – Annick Baron & Rolf Paulsson – 1984
Odda Blues Festival, Norway – Geir Hoiland & Krister Palais – 2006
Gallery Moody, Norway – Deitra Farr & Krister Palais – 2008
Gallery CafeNais, Norway – Deitra Farr & Krister Palais – 2009

Jury Assesed Exhibitions

Vasteras City Hall, Sweden – 1970
Vasteras Art Museum, Sweden – Julsalong – 1973
Akademie Raymond Duncan, France – 1974
Prix Paul Louis Weller, Institut de France – 1975
Akademie Raymond Duncan, France – Prix de New York – 1975
Rodbyhus, Denmark – 1977
Vasteras Art Museum, Sweden – 1978
National Museum Stockholm, Sweden – 1979
Sala City Hall, Sweden – 1979
Liljevalch’s Art Gallery, Sweden – 1980
Grafiska Sallskapet;
Varmlands Museum, Sundsvalls Museum, Vasteras Art Museum, Sweden – 1980
Roar Bla, Enkoping, Sweden 1981
Agueli Museum, Sweden – 1981
Enkoping Art Society, Sweden – 1982
Konstframjandet Stockholm, Sweden – 1983
Konstframjandet Gallery Stockholm, Sweden – 1985
Konstframjandet DUST Graphics;
Eskilstuna, Karlstad, Vasteras, Sweden – Orebro, Sweden – 1985

Curated Exhibitions

“Dagens Salakonstnarer” Komministergarden Sala, Sweden – 1974
“Parentese 2000” Haugesund Art Gallery / Art Society, Norway – 2000                      “Replikk” Haugesund Art Gallery / Art Society , Norway – June 2004
“2113” Haugesund Art Gallery / Art Society, Norway – 2013

Selected Group & Collective Exhibitions

A Salongen Vasteras, Sweden – 1975
Gallery Esplanad, Sweden – 1976
Kungsangen School, Sweden – 1977
Sala TBV, Sweden – 1977
Gallery Nessle, Sweden – 1978
Nykvarns Hantverk, Sweden – 1978
ABF Vasteras, Sweden – 1983
Agueli Museum, Sweden – 1983
Heby Auditorium, Sweden – 1983
Gallery Sala, Sweden – 1985
Agueli Museum, Sweden – 1986
ABF Visby, Sweden – 1987
Gallery Amanda, Norway – 1992
“Inngang 2013 Åpen Dor” Rogaland Kunstsenter Stavanger, Norway – 2013

Haugesund Art Gallery / Art Society, Norway – 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002,2003, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Teacher of Painting & Drawing / Course Leader

Vallaskolan Sala, Sweden – 1978
TBV Sala, Sweden – 1977
Akra Ro Ekebyskolan Sala, Sweden – 1986
ABF Gotland, Swden – 1987

Exhibition and Public Art Consultant

Sala Municipality, Sweden – 1983 – 1984
Konstframjandet ABF Gotland, Sweden – 1986 – 1987

Theatre Art Director / Designer

“Kung Erik” Västeras, Riksteater, Sweden – 1982
Malarteatern, Sweden 1981 – 1982 – 1983
Vasteras Sommarteater, Sweden  – 1983
Cameleonterna Sala, Sweden – 1984 – 1985
“Ka E U” Haugesundscenen, Norway – 1994

Travels

Algeria, Austria, Belgium, Bretagne, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, USA