Mary Olsson

Printmaking, paper art, artists' books


1996 – 1997 The Nordic Institute, Stockholm Sweden, vector graphics/web design/Photoshop
1993 – 1994 Sayde Bronfman Center for Visual Arts, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, lithography studio
1990 – 1992 Montreal Art Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, drawing studio/figure
1987 -1988 Dallas Community College, Dallas, Texas, painting studio
1979 -82 University of New Mexico, Baccalaureate Degree in Studio Art, Bachelor of Arts, College of Fine Arts 

Workshops/ courses

Paper lithography printing, workshop with Jeba Baum, KKV Malmö
Folk University, Järfälla, Sweden, bookbinding/artists’ books, intermediate and advanced technique with David Moreland
Folk University, Stockholm, Sweden, book binding basics with Shema Hassan
Collograph with Ulla Karin Winter, Grafiska Sällskapet, Stockholm, Sweden, basic collograph workshop
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, US, summer program; studio fundamentals
Chicago Women’s Graphic Collective, Chicago Illinois, US, open printmaking studio
University of Arizona College of Fine Arts in Guadalajara Mexico, Mexico, studio, en plein air
Technical Vocational Institute of Albuquerque, New Mexico, US, Draftsmanship and technical drawing


2018 January, Husby Konsthall, International mini-print exhibition
2017 October, Within the Scope of Technology; artistic freedom through technology. Production, technical support and curating. Featured artists Teresa Wennberg: VR, video, C-prints, installation. Raquel Meyers: PETSCII textart film and images, video installation.
2014 April – October, Ny Grafik 2014, Swedish national juried graphic and printmaking exhibition. Curatorial assistant: coordination of applications processing, jury contact, installation.

Art Associations
Husby Konst och Handverk Förening
Grafiska Sällskapet
KKV i Malmö
Grafik i Väst

Shaghaf International Print and Drawing Exhibition, catalog
Estampadura Triennale, catalog
Nordisk Salong, Dunkers Kulturhus, catalog

Juried group exhibitions

2023 Casa de la Cultura i Auguimes, Spain
2023 OnPaperContest, Barcelona, Spain
2023 Wiks Slott Gallery, Uppsala, Sweden
2022 Galleri Majnabb, Gothenburg, Sweden
2022 Härke Konst centrum, Sweden
2021 Grafik i Väst, Gothenburg, Sweden
2020 Dec 6 – January 25, The Annual International Juried Print Exhibition, Gallery Remarque, New Mexico
2018 November 24 – December 19, The Secret Garden, Gallery Grafiska Sällskapet
2018 May 25 – 27, The Mobile Post Card Show, Institute för Alles Mögliche, Art Spring Berlin, Germany
2018 April 7 – 28, Grafiska Sällskapet Här och Där, Husby Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
2017/18 November 11 – February 18, 2018, Nordisk Salong, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden
2017 March 1 – April 10, Wheaton Printmaking International Biennial, Wheaton College, Norton, MA, US
2017 March 11 – April 17, 2017, 36th Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition, Peoria Illinois, US
2017 March 14 – 17, Shaghaf International Print exhibition for Dubai Art Week, Gallery A4, Dubai, UAE
2016 April 1 – June 18, 2016 Nowhere Everywhere, The Thompson Gallery, Weston MA, US
2014 December 2014, Venngarn Castle gallery, invitation of Sigtuna Cultural Society,  Sigtuna, Sweden
2013 April – May 2013, Estampadura Triennale, Médiathèque, Toulouse, France
2006 November 2006, exhibit with the Stockholm’s women’s shelters seminar, Blå Huset, Stockholm
2005 November 2005, TIR-projekt and Tensta Women’s Center,  Tensta Träff, Tensta, Sweden
2002 April 2002, Salon, American Club Chile, Santiago, Chile
2000 April 2000 Salon, curated by Uppsala Theater Gallery, Freskati University, Stockholm
1999 December 1999, National Salon, Väsby Konsthall, Sweden
1997 April 1997, ESCC Annual, Galeri 9, Stockholm, Sweden
1995 March 1995, ESCC Annual, Galeri 9, Stockholm, Sweden
1992 August 1992Prints and Graphic Arts, The Montreal Art Center, Montreal, Canada
1992 Januari 1992, New Works Annual, Sayde Bronfman Center for Visual Arts, Montreal, Canada
1990 Sept 1990, Graphic Salon, Sayde Bronfman Center for Visual Arts, Montreal Canada
1988 April 1988, DSVC, Dallas Society of Visual Communications, Annual, South Dallas Cultural Center, Dallas Texas
1987 Augusti 1987, Western States Small Works,  Dallas Community college gallery, Dallas Texas
1986 April 1986, Dallas Society of Visual Communications Annual, South Dallas Cultural Center, Dallas, Texas
1985 August 1985, Fine Arts graduate show , Popejoy Annex, University of New Mexico

Solo exhibitions
2017/18 November 17, 2017 – January 17, 2018, Galleri Aniara, Sollentuna, Sweden
2017 August, Galleri Moments, Ängelholm Konsthall, Ängelholm Sweden
2013 September, Galleri Konsthall, serigraphy, Stockholm Sweden, joint exhibit with Nasrin Taghizadeh
2012 August, Galleri Stor Stugan, Kista, Sweden, Stockholm Sweden
1999 February 1999, Galleri Micro, Stockholm, Sweden
1996 August 1996, Galleri Micro, Stockholm, Sweden
1993 February 1993, Studio á vue, Montreal, Québec, Canada
1984 July 1984, Peregrine Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
1983 March 1983, Didget Gallery, Truches New Mexico
1982 August 1982Kraft Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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