Peeter Allik
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Born on June 28, 1966 in Põltsamaa, Estonia
EDUCATION:
1987-1993 studies in graphic, fine art and painting at Tartu Art School, Tartu University and Estonian Academy of Arts
SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2013 Peeter Allik, Gallery Ietsmooisaandemuur, Hertogenbosch, Nederlanden
2013 Art is a Serious Thing, Gallery Bastejs Riga, Latvia
2012 Graphics, Muzeum Dr. Bohuslav Horak in Rokycany, Czech Republic
2012 Solo exhibition in Gallery ForOrtOst as part of IV- International Print Exhibition- Ereignis druckgraphik BBKL Gallery, Leipzig, Germany
2012 Great Fabulous Food Club, Gallery Draakoni, Estonia
2012 Peeter Allik & Toomas Kuusing, Cafe Stadler, Berlin
2011 Solutions, Maniere Noire, Berlin
2011 I saw Nothing, Gallery Bastejs, Riga, Latvia
2011 Carnivore Club, Gallery Monumentaal, Tartu Art House, Estonia
2010 Peeter Allik & Toomas Kuusing, Create an Art City Project - Docking , NOI Gallery, Korea Experimental Art Festival 2010, Seoul, Korea
2009 "Upon My Word" together with Rolandas Rimkunas, gallery Draakoni, Tallinn, Estonia
2009 Artist group „EDU“ - 1988, with Albert Gulk, Gallery FERRODRUM, Tartu Culture Factory, Estonia.
2008 "How to Get Rich and Beautiful" gallery "Ietsmooisaandemuur", Hertogenbosch, Netherland
2007 "Enormous Arse. Our Attainment" Non Grata Art Container, Tallinn, Estonia
2007 "Beginning of the New Happiness" Pärnu City Gallery and Pärnu Concert Hall, Estonia
2006 “Artist and His Hen”, NoMi Gallery, St.Petersbourg, Russia
2005 In Graafika, Print exhibition in building of Government of Pärnu County, Estonia
2005 ”I saw that” Tallinn Art Hall, KU, Estonia
2005 Kaliningrad State Art Gallery, Russia
2004 “Die brandstiftung den Privatisierungsdokumenten” Open Space, Berlin, Germany
2004 “I saw that. State secret - fuck off nation” Tartu Art House, Estonia
2004 Prints exhibitionin in Concert Hall Estonia, Estonia
2003 “Mystical Nature of Nature” NoMi Gallery, St.Petersbourg, Russia
2003 “Secrets of the XX century” Haapsalu City Gallery, Estonia
2003 “Paintings sFrom 88”, Puurmani manor house, Estonia
2002 “Our Conception Is Future” (with Anton Starkopf) Narva Gallery, Estonia
2002 In Graafika, Pärnu College of Tartu University, Pärnu, Estonia
2002 “43 Motionless Pictures” Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2001 “Radically Correct” and “Pictures of  Nature” Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2001 “Silence was broken by Great Exploison” Tartu Art House, Estonia
2001 “24h Non-stop Lection” Kunstplaze Unabomber, Pärnu, Estonia
2000 “Concret solutions” Sammas Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2000 Exhibition of paintings and prints in Gallery  of Estonian Bank
1998 M.Mäetamm ja P.Allik in Estonian Ambassadory in Washington, USA
1998 A.Seppet & P.Allik in Galeria Uusikuva, Kotka, Finland
1997 “Secrets of the XX century” Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Estonia
1997 Impressionism, Raatuse Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1997 “UN” Obu Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
1997 “Paintings From 88” Lastekunstikooli Gallery in Tartu, Estonia
1996 Prints exhibition in castle Purtse, Estonia
1993 “Me” Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1993 Print exhibitions, I. Kruusamäe & P. Allik. Part of  13th International Exhibition of Korean Printmakers Seoul, Korea Kyungin Art  Gallery, Korea
1993 Sebra Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
1993 Gütersloh, Germany Gallery Kunst und Schule, Germany (with Ilmar Kruusamäe)
1992 Raatuse Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1991, 1995, 1997 Library of Tartu University, Estonia
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2014 JUSTMAD 5, Ivars Heinrihsons & Peeter Allik (Gallery Bastejs) Madrid
2013 "Linocut Today" 2013, Städtische Galerie Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany
2013 Biennale internationale d`estampe contemporaine de Trois-Riviéres, Canada
2013 Gallery Maniere Noire, Leipzig International Art Programme TRANSITION, Leipzig, Germany
2013 17-th International Print Biennial Varna 2013, Bulgaria
2013 Gallery Bastejs "Calendar", Riga, Latvija
2012 Image of Chaos and Order in New Societies, MAD Center & Gallery Tirana, Albania
2012 Presentation in Tischman Museum Auditorium, Beaumont, Texas, USA
2012 Exhibition and conference Rite of Print, Art Space, Beaumont, Texas, USA
2012 Group exhibition in Baugh Center for the Visual Arts, Belton, Texas, USA
2012 Group exhibition in Marvin Embree Gallery, Oklahoma City, USA
2012 Exhibition and Festival, Art Tunnel, Corpus Christy, Texas, USA
2012 Graphica Creativa `12, Jyväskylä, Finland
2012 Kirill Avelev collection in SPB- Graphic 2012, Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, St. Petersbourg, Russia
2012 Gallery Bastejs in Berliner Liste, Germany
2012 IV Tallinn Drawing Triennial, Dialogue, Estonia
2012 Printmaking In, Pärnu, Estonia
2012 Liquidation of Art Academies, Print Art Fest. In Tartu, Estonia
2012 Gallery Maniere Noire in Tirana Architecture Week, Albania
2011 Point of Vieiw- IV, Gallery Art Promotion 02, Germany
2011 Grafitsesky Trip, from collection art-prints Kirill Avelev, Malyi Zal
2011 Winners of 2011 CPC Print Competition, Chicago Printmakers Collaborative, Chicago, USA
2011 International exhibition Past Present, St. Louis Artists Guild and Galleries, St. Louis, USA
2011 Ereignis Druckgrafik 3, Hochdruck, Gallery Bund Bildender Kunstler Leipzig, Germany
2011 St. Petersbourg Print Triennale, BIN 2011, Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, Russia
2010 Ereignis Druckgrafik-II, Bookfair Leipzig, Gallery Bund Bildender Künstler Leipzig, Germany
2010 Group show Vorwärts, Kunstraum Richard Sorge, Berlin, Germany
2010 Galerierundgang Landsberger S4, Kunstraum Richard Sorge, Berlin, Germany
2010 Printed Matter from Estonia, EXPO 2010, Shangai, China
2010 5th. International Printmaking Biennial of Douro 2010, Portugal
2010 Busan Flower village International Nature Art Festival, Busan, Korea
2010 The 5th Rokycany Biennial in Graphic Arts, Rokycany, Czech Republic
2010 The 14th International Biennial Print Exhibition, R.O.C., National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan
2010 International Contemporary Printmakers Competition in South West Cornwall, UK 2010 2nd Penang International Print Exhibition, University Sains Malaisia
2010 „Kiss My Prints“, The Art Studio, Inc., The Gulf Print Storm, Beaumont, Texas, USA
2010 Grace Exhibition Place, Fountain Art Fair, Miami, USA
2009 Strich & Faden II, Heimat, Volkskunst und Travestie, Kunstraum Richard Sorge, Berlin, Germany
2009 Artfair Berliner Kunstsalon 2009, Kunstraum Richard Sorge, Humboldt Umspanwerk, Berlin, Germany
2009 "Love in 21-st Century" Estonian Litographic Portfolio-II and Estonian Printmakers Society Exhibition, IMPACT-6, The Centre for Fine Print Research, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
2009 XV International Print Biennial, Varna, Bulgaria
2009 Grafica Contemporanea Estonia, Chillani Museo Internacional de la Grafica, Chile
2008 "Continuous Past" KUMU, Estonia
2008 Power and Man-2, LMS Gallery, Riga, Latvia
2008 "Piiririik" Estonian Art Exhibition, Guangzhou Art Academy Art Museum, Guangzhou, China
2008 Estonian Print, Latvian Foreign Art Museum, Riga, Latvia
2008 Now Art Now Future 2, Vilnius New Art Centre, Lithuania
2008 Tease Art Fair-II, Yorckberlin, Rhein Triadem, Köln, Germany
2008 Estonian Print Exhibition, Szegedi University, Budapest and in Culture Centre in Debreceni, Hungary
2008 International Print Exhibition- Creation of the Universe IV, Minsk, Belarussia
2008 Estonian Poster Today, Haapsalu City Culture Centre, Estonia
2008 I- Baltic Biennale, Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, St. Petersbourg, Russia
2008 International Print Exhibition, Yunnan 2008, China
2008 Baltic Art Exhibition, De trop de realite, Cite Internationale Des Arts, Paris, France
2008 Feel Good, Põltsamaa Art Gallery, Estonia
2008 Yorckberlin in Berliner Liste, Germany
2008 Ereignis Druckgrafik, Bookfair leipzig, Gallery Bund Bildender Künstler Leipzig, Germany
2007 II-International Print Biennale in Guanlan, China
2007 XIV International Print Biennial, Varna, Bulgaria
2007 Group Exhibition. Ari Limatainen, Priit Pajos, Peeter Allik. Galleria Dix, Helsinki, Finland
2007 Yorckberlin Exhibition "Perspektiven_Oder Mythos Wird Mit UE Geschrieben", Gallery Engler, Berlin, Germany
2007 II St. Petersbourg Graphic Salon "Ljubitel estampov", Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, Russia
2007 Tease Art Fair, Yorckberlin, Rhein Triadem, Köln, Germany
2007 International Print Triennial Krakow BIS 2007, Gallery “Rondo Sztuki” Katowice, Poland
2007 Ich war hier, Gallery Haus am Luetzowplatz, Berlin, Germany
2007 Open Space Festival of Free Arts, Fasslagerhalle Gewerbehof in der alten Königstadt Haus A, Berlin, Germany
2007 "Estonian Landscape" Tartu tigutorn, Estonia
2006 "Social Graphics" international exhibition in Zilinskas Museum, Kaunas, Lithuania
2006 Tartu Art Exhibition in Kaunas, Lithuania
2006 12 International Bangladesh Biennal of Asian Art, Dhaka, Bangladesh
2006 Estonian Graphic Art in Turu, Galleria Joella, Finland
2006 Estonian Print, Lendava Art Museum, Slovenia
2006 3-rd Print Biennal St. Petersbourgh, Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, Russia
2006 “Meaningful City”, Tartu Art House, Tartu, Estonia
2006 Berliner Kunstsalon, Yorckberlin, Berliner Arena, Germany
2006 “Tehnobia”, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2006 “Power and Man - 3 countries, 1 history, 1 exhibition”, Novas Centre Gallery, London, UK
2005 Biennale internationale de Gravure Liege 2005, Ville de Liege, Belgium
2005 XIV Deutsche Internationale Grafik-Triennale Frechen, Germany
2005 26th Biennial of Graphic Arts Ljubljana, Slovenia
2005 XIII International Print Biennal Varna, Bulgaria
2005 Now Art Now Future, Graphic's art project, Lithuania
2005 Now Art Now Future, Edsvik Konsthall, Sweden
2005 Alytus Biennale - I, Beware Politics, Lithuania
2004 Nord Art 04, Kunst in Carlshutte, Rendsburg, Germany
2004 Estonian Graphic Art in Retreti Museum, Finland
2004 Bienal Internaconal de Grabado, Caixanova 2004, Spain
2003 Artist Group Kursi Koolkond exhibition in Tallinn Art Hall and Art Hall Gallery, Estonia
2003 PAX 3, Rauha, Finland
2003 XII International Print Biennal Varna, Bulgaria
2003 3rd International Small Engraving Exhibition, Museo Civico, Cremona, Italy
2003 III International Novosibirsk Biennial of Modern Graphics, Russia
2003 Visby Painting Biennal, Sweden
2003 The 11-th International Biennial Print and Drawing Exhibition, Taiwan
2003 Art from Tartu, Latvian Artist Association Gallery, Riga, Latvia
2002 International Contemporary Print Arts Exhibition, Changwon Sungsan Art Hall, Korea
2002 International Print triennial Graphica Creativa`02, Jyväskylä, Finland
2002 “Closing Distance” in "Laznia" Center for Contemporary Art in Gdansk, Poland
2002 1004-Frozen Microwavemusic- Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2002 Kaliningrad/Köningsberg VII International Print Biennal, Russia
2002 International Printmaking Exhibition, Thessaloniki, Greece and
          2003 Cantiz, Spain
2001 XI Tallinn International Print Triennal, Estonia
2001 “Realism like Reality” Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2001 XI International Print Biennal Varna, Bulgaria
2000 Exhibition 1/2000, Chauny, France
2000 “Estonian Painting in Millennium Age” Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2000 “10 PAAR” (Estonian – Flemish group exhibition) Kuressaare, Estonia and Kuurne, Belgium
2000 International print Triennal, Krakow-2000 “Bridge to Future”, Poland
2000 International print Triennal “Krakow-Nürnberg”, Nürnberg, Germany
2000 Bitola 2000 Triennal, Rep. Macedonia
2000 “Duchamp Suitcase” Arnolfini Centre, Bristol, UK
1999 Exhibition Premio Internationale Biella Per L’incisione, Biella, Italy
1999 “Taju” Hyvinkää, Finland
1999 “Ruum ja vorm” Tallinn, Estonia
1999 “In Memory of XX century Artist” Estonian Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
1999 XX century exhibition “Hingeaeg” in Tartu Art Museum, Estonia
1998-1999 Triennale of 100 Cities’98, Poland ;
          Lebork Regional Museum, Lebork;
          Gallery of the Town Cultural Centre, Debica;
          Town Cultural centre, Sucha Beskidzka;
          Art Exhibitions Bureau, Busko - Zdrój
          Regional Museum in Pinczow
          Contemporary Art Gallery, Opole
1998 Encuentro De Mini Expresión Galeria D.E.X.A , Panama
1998 Contemporary Printmakers from Estonia SCA Gallery, Sidney, Australia
1998 Rauma Biennale Balticum’98 , Rauma Art Museum, Finland and “Wyspa” Gallery in Gdansk, Poland
1998 International Biennal Exhibition of art “Citta Di Locri” Locri, Italy
1998 X Tallinn International Print Triennal, Estonia
1998 Kaliningrad Print Triennal, Russia
1998 “Freedom of Choice” Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
1998 Group Exhibition, Schiller Verband Gallery in Lüneburg, Germany
1997 “Estonian Print 1970-95” Penrith Gallery Sidney, Australia
1997 du XVIIIe Salon International Artistique de la Haute-Loire, France
1997 “Arte y Sida” Palacio de Congressos Europa, Vitoria España
1997 Kraków International Print Triennal, Main Exhibition, Poland
1997 “Invasion” Saaremaa Biennale’97 Kuressaare, Estonia
1997 Katowice World Award Winners Gallery Intergrafia’97, Poland;
          Slovak national gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia;
          City Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria;
          Archeological Museum, Varna, Bulgaria;
          Mini Triennal - Continents, Art Gallery BWA, Jelenia Góra, Poland;
          Prize Winners of MTG’97, City Art Gallery, Czestochowa, Poland;
          Graphic Constellation ’97, Cultural city Network, Graz, Austria;
          International Triennal ’97 - Cracow - Nürnberg, Fair Centre, Nürnberg, Germany;
          International Triennal ’97 - Rio de Janeiro, Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro,Brazil
1996 Nordgrafia Gotland, Visby, Sweden
1996 International  print Triennal, Graphica Creativa’96, Jyvaskylä, Finland
1996 Exhibition of Sidney International Art Society Sidney, Australia
1996 Group Exhibition IASG(International Artist Support Group) Bondi Pavilion Gallery Sidney, Australia
1996 Triennal of Baltic Paint in Vilnius, Lithuania
1996 “Pokalbiai” Group Exhibition Zilinskas Museum Kaunas, Lithuania
1996 Tiese Pjüvis’96 Alytus, Lithuania
1996 “Open he” Art Café Grafica est europea Lissone, Italy
1995 Triennal of Baltic Young Artists, Vilnius, Lithuania
1995 “Self-portrait”, Art Gallery in „Krymskij Wall“ Moscow, Russia
1995 15 MPI Cadaques’95 Taller Galleria Fort Giorna, Spain;
          Joensuu Taidemuseo, Finland;
          Wingfield, UK;
          Canet Demar Ateneo Barcelona, Spain;
          L’etang d’art Bages, France
1994 “Unexistent Art”, 2nd Annual Exhibition of the SCCA, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn,  Estonia
1993 Group Exhibition in Kotka, Uusikuva Gallery, Finland
1993 Györi 2nd Print Triennal, Hungary
1992 Tallinn Print Triennal, Estonia
1992 International art exhibition 500 Years From Discovering of America, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
1992 International festival Ice Hockey- 100, Calgary, Canada
1988 Exhibition of Young Artists USSR, Manege, Moscow, Russia
MAJOR EXHIBITIONS OF ARTISTS GROUP KURSI KOOLKOND:
2013 Kursi Koolkond 25, Rigas Makslas Telpa, Latvia
2013 Kursi Koolkond 25, Tartu Kunstimaja
2013 Kursi Koolkond 25, Gallery Vaal, Tallinn, Estonia
2012 Kursi Koolkond in Kihnu Isle, Kihnu Rahvamaja, island Kihnu, Estonia
2012 Kursi Koolkond, Gallery Bastejs, Riga
2011 Days of Kursi School in Tartu , Tartu Art House, Tartu University History Museum, Tartu University Library, Estonia
2010 Adores, medals and prizes- Kursi Koolkond, Pärnu Linnagalerii, In Graafika, Estonia
2010 Eesti maja, NY, USA
2009 KK exhibition in NG Art Container, Polümeer Culture Factory, Tallinn
2008 Kursi Koolkond- XX in Tigutorn and Tartu University History Museum
2008 Kursi Koolkond in Narva Gallery
2007 Kursi in Venice, Galleria D’ Arte III   Millennio, Venice, Italy
2006 Tartu Hansacenter exhibition "Kursi Koolkond"
          Tartu Hansacenter exhibition "Noa"
2004 Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia    
          5th Days of Kursi School in Tartu , Estonia
2003 Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
          The Art Gallery of Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
          E-Kaubamaja, Tartu, Estonia
2002 4 th Days of Kursi School in Tartu , Estonia
2000 Kursi School Days in Kuressaare, Saaremaa, Estonia
          Kursi School in gallery Legend, Tartu, Estonia
          Tartu Artists´House, Estonia    
1999 Kursi School in Tartu BALTDEFCOL, Estonia
          3rd 1 Days of Kursi School in Tartu , Estonia
          Paide Vallitorn, Estonia
          Gallery "Raatuse", Tallinn, Estonia
          Kursi School in Türi, Estonia
          History Museum of Tartu University, Estonia
          Sebra Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
          Restaurant Du Nord / E-Kaubamaja, Tartu, Estonia
          Theatre Ugala, Viljandi, Estonia  
1998 Kursi School 10-th Annual exhibition in Tartu Art Museum
          Kursi School 10-th Annual exhibition in Narva Art Gallery
1996 Savoy-Theatre, Helsinki, Finland
          Tuglas’ Society, Estonian Institute, Helsinki, Finland
          Finnish Institute, Tartu, Estonia
          2 nd Days of Kursi School in Tartu , Estonia
          Library of Tartu University, Estonia
          Old Cafe of Tartu University, Estonia
          Rüütli Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
          Sebra Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
          “Image of Estonia” Seoul, Korea
          Legend Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
1995 History Museum of Tartu University, Estonia
          Tokko&Arrak Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
          TL College, Sydney, Australia
          Stallen Gallery, Fredrrikstad, Norge
1994 Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
          Mältinranta Art Center, Tampere, Finland
          Stallen Gallery, Fredrikstad, Norway    
1993 1st Days of Kursi School in Tartu , Estonia
          Library of Tartu University, Estonia
          Old Cafe of Tartu University, Estonia
          History Museum of Tartu University, Estonia
          Sinimandria Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
          Pärnu Museum, Estonia
          Luum Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1992 Culture Center of Puurmani, Estonia
1990 Theatre Endla, Pärnu, Estonia
          Tartu Artists´ House, Estonia
          “The Art Treasures” Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
          Taru Hotel, Tartu, Estonia
1989 Theatre Ugala, Viljandi, Estonia
PRIZES AND AWARDS:
2011 Chicago Printmakers Collaborative Prize, USA
2011 Exhibition Prize, Ereignis Druckgraphik 3, Leipzig, Germany
2010 The Main Biennial Award, 5th Rokycany Biennial in Graphic Arts, Czech Republic
2008 Prize for one of 10 best Estonian posters, exhibition Estonian Poster Today, Haapsalu, Estonia
2008 Diploma for best engraving, International Print Exhibition- Creation of the Universe IV, Minsk, Belarussia
2007 One of three equal awards of the 14-th International Print Biennial, Varna 2007, Bulgaria
2006 Year grant of Estonian Cultural Foundation
2006 Prize of 3. Print Biennale St. Petersbourg, Russia
2005 Kristjan Raud Prize and medal
2002 Grand Prix of VII International  Biennal of Graphics, Kaliningrad/Köningsbergl, Russia
2001 Konrad Mägi Prize and medal, Estonia
2001 Tartu Regional Year Prize of Estonian Cultural Foundation
2000 NIFCA grant for residencies 2000, Malongen in Stockholm, Sweden
1998 Terzo premia International Exhibition of Art “Citta Di Locri”, Italy
1997 Ado Vabbe Prize, Tartu, Estonia
1997 Estonian Painters Society Annual Prize for Young Painter, Estonia
1996 Rural Municipality of Jyväskylä award for a Young Printmaker, International Print Triennal, Graphica Greativa 96, Finland
1993 “Tokko&Arrak” Gallery Prize, Estonia
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