Ivo Lill

358 35743 42www.ivolill.com
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telefon: 670 12 45
GSM: +372 51 77 030

Born in Tallinn 24.06.1953
Graduated from Tallinn Art Academy in 1985

a member of Estonian Artists’ Association
a member of G.A.S. (The Glass Art Society, Seattle, (U.S.A.)
a member of Centro Studio Vetro, Murano-Venezia, Italy

 

WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Tallinn Museum of Applied Art, Tallinn – Estonia

The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning – U.S.A.

Ebeltoft Glass Museum, Ebeltoft – Denmark

Frauenau Glass Museum, Frauenau – Germany

Centre del Vidre de Barcelona, Barcelona – Spain

Gus-Khrustalny Glass Museum, Gus-Khrustalny – Russia

Bohemia Hall, Novy Bor – Czech Republic

Ministry of Culture of Lithuania, Vilnius – Lithuania

Estonian Art Fund, Tallinn – Estonia

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PERSONAL AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2003 Solo exhibition “IVO LILL- L”, Haapsalu – Estonia

2002, 2003 Glas Galerie Linz, Linz – Austria

2001 Finnish Glass Museum “3+3 DIMENSIONS”, Riihimäki – Finland

2000 Art Museum of Estonia “3+3 DIMENSIONS”, Tallinn – Estonia

2000, 2002 Guinness Gallery, Dublin – Ireland

1999 Künstlerhaus, Munich – Germany

1995, 1997 Art Gallery De Muelenaere & Lefevere, Oostduinkerke – Belgium

1994, 1998, 2000, 2002 First Glas Galerie, Munich – Germany

1992, 1995 Transparence Gallery, Brussels – Belgium

1991 Essener Glasgalerie, Essen – Germany

1990 Finnish Glass Museum, Riihimäki – Finland

1990 Ebeltoft Glass Museum, Ebeltoft – Denmark

1989 Sculptors’ Salon, Riga – Latvia

1989 Tallinn Museum of Applied Art, Tallinn – Estonia

1987 Adamson-Eric’s Museum, Tallinn – Estonia

1987 Vilnius Art Salon, Vilnius – Lithuania

1986 Tallinn Art Salon, Tallinn – Estonia

1985 Estonian Academy of Sciences, Tallinn – Estonia

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MAIN COMMISSIONS

2002 Trophies for the Eurovision song contest

1999 – 2002 Prizes for The Black Nights Film festival

1999 – 2002 Annual Prizes for Estonian Drama Theatre

1994 Glass sculpture “THE RIGHT TO HOPE”, (47x20x20cm), “ONE WORLD ART” programme in
cooperation with International Earth Art Exhibition. The piece is travelling on the exhibitions all
over the world started from Johannesburg, South Africa in August 1995

1993 Glass sculpture “THE TRINITY”, (28x28x27cm), the gift to the Catholic Pope John Paul II from
the Union of Estonian Churches, Pope’s Artistic Collection – Vatikan

1986 Glass sculpture “SEVEN CUBED”, (30x30x30cm), Ministry of Culture of Russia, Moscow – Russia

1985 Glass sculpture “MONSTER”, (100x50x70cm), Estonian Embassy in Moscow – Russia

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PARTICIPATION IN EXHIBITIONS

2003 “A Thing at Hand” Great Applied art exhibiton, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn – Estonia
2002 “Facing the Sea, Estonian Marine Museum, Tallinn – Estonia
2002 “Venezia Vetro 2002″, Galleria Rossella Junck Gallery, Venice – Italy

2002 “Vitrum Balticum II”, Ceramic Museum of National Art Museum, Kaunas – Lithuania

2002 “A Gathering of Glass” 10th Annual glass exhibition, Sable V Fine Art Gallery, Wimberley,
Galveston – U.S.A., Texas

2002 “Made of pieces” Estonian applied arts 2002, The Applied Art Museum, Tallinn – Estonia
2002 Glas Galerie Linz, Linz – Austria

2002 “Nordic Glass 2000 – Glass without Boundaries”, Riga – Latvia, Berger – Norway

2001 “The International Exhibition of Glass Kanazawa 2001” – Kanazawa – Japan

2001 “Nordic Glass 2000 – Glass without Boundaries”, Riihimäki – Finland

2000 Galerie du mas Gauzin Campestre et Luc, – France

2000 “Nordic Glass 2000 – Glass without Boundaries”, Copenhagen – Denmark

2000 “Eurofire in the Land of Liege”, Liege – Belgium

1999 International G.A.S. EXPO II, Tampa Convention Center, Tampa – U.S.A., Florida

1999 “A Gathering of Glass” 7th Annual glass exhibition, Sable V Fine Art Gallery, Wimberley,
Galveston – U.S.A., Texas

1998 “Venezia Aperto Vetro 1998”, Venice, Murano – Italy

1998 Second Russian Triennale of Glass”, All-Russian Museum of Decorative,
Applied and Folk Arts – Moscow – Russia

1997 “60 Years of Estonian Glass”, Tallinn – Estonia

1997 “Exhibition of International Designer Glass”, Hadeland Glassverk, Jevnaker – Norway

1996 “Glass in Japan ‘ 96”, Tokyo Odakyu Museum of Art – Japan

1995 “Glass Now 17th”, Tokyo-Hamamatsu-Nagoya-Osaka – Japan

1994 “Estonian Glass”, Hvitcat Art Gallery, Luoma – Finland

1992 “Applied Art from Estonia”, 10th European Cultural Days in Karlsruhe 1992, Karlsruhe – Germany

1992 “Art and Design from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania”, Hamburg – Hannover – Kiel, – Germany

1991 Baltic Applied Art Triennial V, Tallinn – Estonia

1988 Baltic Applied Art Triennial IV, Tallinn – Estonia

1988 “Experimental Textile and Glass”, Riga – Latvia

1987 “Estonian Art”, Moscow – Soviet Union

1987 “Design in Soviet Union”, Stuttgard – Germany

1986 “Cosmos in Art”, Moscow – Soviet Union

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AWARDS

2001 The SILVER PRIZE on the International Exhibition of Glass Kanazawa 2001

1999 The Annual art prize named after Estonian artist Kristjan Raud

1988 The prize on the Baltic Applied Art Triennial IV

1986 The Annual Prize from Estonian Artists’ Union

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SYMPOSIUMS

2002 32nd ANNUAL G.A.S. CONFERENCE, “Sources of Inspiration” – Amsterdam – Netherlands

1999 29th ANNUAL G.A.S. CONFERENCE, “Sizzeling Sands”, Tampa – U.S.A., Florida

1998 28th ANNUAL G.A.S. CONFERENCE – “Eastern Reflections”, Seto – Japan

1998 GLASKON’98: Glas, Architektur, Technik, München – Germany

1995 V INTERNATIONAL GLASS SYMPOSIUM, Frauenau – Germany

1991 IV INTERNATIONAL GLASS SYMPOSIUM Frauenau – Germany

1990 INTERNATIONAL CREATIVE SYMPOSIUM ON GLASS, Gus-Khrustalny – Russia

1988 III INTERNATIONAL GLASS SYMPOSIUM, IGS III, Novy Bor – Czech Republic

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FILMS AND VIDEOS

1998 “FOGSCRAPER”, Peeter Brambat, 3 min.

1995 “YOU ARE WELCOME TO THE WORLD OF GLASS – IVO LILL”, director Peeter Brambat,
14 min., English

1994 “THE RIGHT TO HOPE: IVO LILL”, ZDF, Germany & Estonian TV, 9 min., English & Estonian

1991 “MARE VITREUM”: about the glass artists Ivo Lill, Eve Koha and Vello Soa,
Estonian TV & Bigstars Filmproduction, Finland, 30 min., Estonian