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Curriculum Vitae Per Formo
1952 Born June 16 in Trondheim, Norway
1974-78 Music Conservatory, Trondheim and Kristiansand
1985-89 Art Academy, Trondheim

Solo Exhibitions
2011 Nord-Trøndelag fylkesgalleri / county gallery, Namsos
2010 Trondhjems Kunstforening / Art Society, Trondheim
2009 Café Madame Brix, Steinkjer
2007 Kunstnerforbundet / Artists' League, Oslo
2007 Nils Aas Kunstverksted, Inderøya
2005 Christianssands Kunstforening / Art Society, Kristiansand
2005 Trøndelag senter for samtidskunst / Center for Contemporary Art, Trondheim
2004 Levanger Kunstforening / Art Society, Levanger
2004 Galleri LNM, Oslo
2003 Galleri Krysset, Sørvågen (Lofoten)
2002 trans-art, Trondheim
2001 Trondhjems Kunstforening /Art Society, Trondheim
2001 Møre og Romsdal Kunstnersenter /Artists' Center, Molde
2000 Galleri ØKS/Østfold Kunstnersenter / Artits' Center, Fredrikstad
1996 Galleri Sølvberget, Stavanger
1996 Prosjekthallen / Project Space, Kunstakademiet / Art Academy, Trondheim
1996 Galleri Bispen, Trondheim
1990 Trondhjems Kunstforening / Art Society, Trondheim

Group Exhibitions (selection)
2010-11 "Blodig Alvor" Norwegian art in the 80s, Bergen and Trondheim Art Museums
2010 syn:tese, Sogn og Fjordane Art Center, Førde (with Annika Borg and Beret Aksnes)
2008 40/40 - LNM Anniversary Exhibition, Stenersens Museum, Oslo
2008 Tidstegn, Anniversary Exhibition, Nord-Trøndelag county gallery, Namsos
2008 syn:tese / syn:thesis, Bodø Kunstforening / Art Society (with Annika Borg and Beret Aksnes)
2006 syn:tese / syn:thesis, Stavanger Kunstforening /Art Society (with Annika Borg and Beret Aksnes)
2006 syn:tese / syn:thesis, Seljord Kunstforening / Art Society (with Annika Borg and Beret Aksnes)
2003 6x9x30x30, Trondheim Kunstmuseum / Art Museum
2002 "Konkret" Abstract art in Norway 1920-2000, Lillehammer, Trondheim, Bergen
2001 Opening Exhibition, trans-art gallery, Trondheim
1999 Lademoen By Light, an exhibition with lights, Trondheim
1996 UKS Biennale, Stenersen Museum, Oslo (also in Bergen,Trondheim,Tønsberg)
1995 "Labyrinth" Trondhjems Kunstforening / Art Society
1994 Stavanger Kunstforening / Art Society (Per Formo, Paul Brandt, Herman Hebler)
1994 "Meter", Trøndelag Kunstnersenter / Artists' Center, Trondheim
1992 "Hommage", Trondhjems Kunstforening / Art Society
1990 "Posisjoner / Positions" - Norwegian painting in the 80s, Trondhjems Kunstforening / Art Society
1990 "Nettopp ankommet" / "Recently Arrived", Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, also Stavanger, Trondheim
1989 "Aurora 3", Nordiskt Konstcentrum / Nordic Art Center, Helsinki Finland
1988 Opening Exhibition, Trøndelag Kunstnersenter / Artists' Center, Trondheim and Namsos

 

Collections
Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo
Trondheim Art Museum, Trondheim
Rogaland Art Museum, Stavanger
Sogn and Fjordane Art Museum, Førde
Nord-Trøndelag County Gallery, Namsos
Arts Council Norway
Municipality of Trondheim
Sør-Trøndelag County
Municipality of Oslo
Levanger Art Society
St. Olav Hospital, Trondheim

Public Commissions
2012 Time Library, Bryne
2011 Drammen college
2007 Sverresborg high school, Trondheim (with Annika Borg)
2006 Høvringen wastewater treatment plant, Trondheim
2005 Bogstad elementary school, Oslo
2005 St. Olav Hospital, Trondheim
2004 Melhus college, Melhus
2001 Drammen post terminal, Drammen
1994 County Administration Building, Troms county, Tromsø
1992 Havstein center for the elderly, Trondheim

Art Consultant experience, teaching
2009-11 Art consultant for art project in new HQ, Det norske oljeselskap, Trondheim
2006-10 Project manager for "Falstad Kunst" (www.falstadkunst.no)
2008 Visiting professor, Kenyon College, Ohio USA
2005-08 Project manager for "Generator", art in public space, Trondheim 2007 (www.generator2007.no)
2003-07 Art consultant for public art at "Rosenborg Park", Trondheim
2002-06 Art consultant for public art for Hålogaland Theater, Tromsø
2001-03 Art consultant for public art in Hommelvik elementary school, Malvik
1991-93 Art consultant for public art in Trondheim Justice Building
1990-93 Visiting teacher, Art Academy, Trondheim