Signe Johannessen
Norwegian artist based in Gnesta, Sweden.


2009-2010, Royal Institute of Fine Art, Stockholm, Sweden
2010, MA, National college of the Arts, Oslo, Norway
2006, BA, National college of the Arts, Oslo, Norway

Selected solo and group exhibitions and screenings


  • OK (Oslo Kunstforening), Norway
  • Solo show at Ystad Konstmuseum, Sweden
  • Manege, Marabouparken Konsthall, Sweden
  • LIAF (Lofoten international Artfestival),  Norway


  • The Immeasurable, thames side studios Gallery (Screening), UK
  • Deep sea, Ystad konstmuseum, Sweden
  • Multispecies, Växjö Konsthall, Sweden


  • Deep sea, Städtische Galerie, Bremen, Germany
  • Children of the children of the revolution, Färgfabriken, Stockholm


  • Parataxis, Gallery Krets, Malmö, Sweden
  • Like a horse, Fotografiska, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Video forever (Galleri Analix forever), Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, Paris
  • Verkstad konsthall, Supermarket Artfair, Stockholm, Sweden (soloshow)
  • The last Öland horse, Kalmar Art Museum, Sweden
  • The Beast & The eye of the Cyclone – Motala konsthall, Sweden (Solo-show)
  • The Epicenter of everything, Galleri Syster, Sweden


  • Matter Matter, The exhibition Laboratory, Helsinki, Finland
  • Being good, Sculpture Quadrennial Riga 2016,  Latvia
  • The Beast & the eye of the cyclone – Oppland Kunstsenter, Lillehammer, Norway (Solo-show)
  • Swamp Storytelling, Water research area, Konstfrämjandet Värmland, Karlstad, Sweden
  • Thank you for Carrying, Konstfrämjandet Öland Kalmar
  • The Beast in the eye of the cyclone, Verkstad Kunsthalle, Norrköping, Sweden (Solo-Show)


  • Swamp storytelling, Maretopia, Färgfabriken, Stockholm, Sweden


  • Contamination of evidence- Historical museum, stockholm, Sweden
  • Bestiarium, Gallery 69, Oslo, Norway (Solo-Show)


  • Everything is fine or the continuous search of utopia, Curator Lab, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 8 – we are a Parenthesis on Earth, Botkyrka Kunsthalle, Stockholm, Sweden


  • My name is not Susan, Norrtälje kunsthalle, Norrtälje, Sweden
  • Almalövs Museum, Östra Emtelvik, Sweden


  • Mouche production MA projekt, Gallery Mejan, Stockholm, Sweden


Represented by

  • Statens konstråd
  • Botkyrka konsthall
  • Public commission, County of Säffle, Sweden
  • Public commission, County of Gnesta
  • Public commission, County of Eskilstuna
  • Public commission, Göteborg konst
  • Privat collectors


  • The Swedish Arts Grants committee, Working grant
  • The Swedish Arts Grants committee, Project grant
  • Art council Norway
  • Nordic culture point
  • Längmanska fondation
  • Helge axelsson Jonssons fondation