Contact details

mobile phone: +372 56871200
email: merle.luhaaar@gmail.com
www.merleluhaaar.com
https://www.instagram.com/merleluhaaar/

https://www.facebook.com/merleeeeeee/

 

Education

Royal College of Art ,London, MA Fine Art: Print (2017 — 2019)
Estonian Academy of Art, MA Art History and Visual Culture (2015 — 2017)
Estonian Academy of Art, Gallery Curating (2016)
Kingston University London, Fine Arts BA Honours (2014 – 2016)

 


Professional Work Experience

Visual Artist & Designer   (2013 - present)

Art Writer (Echo Gone Wrong, Sirp etc. (2016 — present)
 


Artistic Practice

March 2020

LEOBRA/ I AM U @ Artbox.Project Barcelona 1.0

PINK BALLOON & LEOBRA @ Authentic Marks - 3rd Annual International Miniature Printmaking Exhibition, Dubai Art Season 2020


August 2019

THE MURDERED GUCCI BIRD @ Art Box Projects Zürich, Swiss Art Expo 2019.

February 2019

THE DEVIL INSIDE @ Eyes Of Many Kinds @ CGP  London.

June 2018

BOYS WILL BE BOYS & LOVE LETTER @ International Summer Academy of Fine Arts and Media | Venice. Painting and exhibition with Professor Wolf Werdiger (Vienna). http://sommerakademievenedig.com/en/


January 2018

SUPERHEROES @ Royal College of Art’s WIP Show 2018 (School of Fine Arts & Humanities).


December 2017

Total installation THE NUMBER YOU HAVE DIALLED HAS BEEN CHANGED, Finnish - Estonian group exhibition NUNTIUS - SUPERSONIC @ARSi Maja, Tallinn, Estonia.


October 2017

Digital artwork NIGHT LIGHT@“SPREAD THE VIRUS" online exhibition, DATEAGLE ART, http://dateagle.art/


July 2017

Video installation CONFESSION, Video and Performance Art Festival FUTU MUHU @EAA Muhu A.I. Residency, https://www.ai-res.org/luhaaar


March 2017

Experimental Video CONFESSION @VIDEOFORMES, http://festival2017.videoformes.com/portfolio/estonian-academy-of-arts/


February 2017 - January 2018

Solo Fine Art Print semi-permanent exhibition COME DOWN DARLING DUSK IS FALLING @ Ōlleteek,Tallinn, Estonia.


June 2017

Digital artwork LAST MINUTE LOVER @The Artboxproject Basel 1.0 on LED screen at the Euroairport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg, on the event platform Luminator.
 

 

Art Publications

Henri Hütt: Romantic Loneliness. An exhibition review by Merle Luhaäär (06.10.2017): http://echogonewrong.com/henri-hutt-romantic-loneliness-exhibition-review-merle-luhaaar/

Blue Whale Society: A review of Dénes Farkas’ exhibition ‘How-to-calm-yourself-after-seeing-a-dead-body Techniques Echo Gone Wrong (24.05.2017):http://echogonewrong.com/blue-whale-society-denes-farkas/

Jalutuskäik galeriides – Troonid on veel tühjad, Sirp (05.05.2017):
http://www.sirp.ee/s1-artiklid/c6-kunst/jalutuskaik-galeriides-troonid-on-veel-tuhjad/ 

Internetis ei tea keegi, et sa oled koer, Sirp (31.03.2017):
http://sirp.ee/s1-artiklid/c6-kunst/internetis-ei-tea-keegi-et-sa-oled-koer/ 

Sensations Unwrapped, Echo Gone Wrong (21.11.2016):
http://echogonewrong.com/sensations-unwrapped/ 

Chance has its own Logic, Echo Gone Wrong (15.11.2016):
http://echogonewrong.com/chance-has-its-own-logic/ 

PSEUDO: Parallel Realities of a Frozen Goldfish, Echo Gone Wrong (18.10.2016):
http://echogonewrong.com/pseudo-parallel-realities-of-a-frozen-goldfish/ 

The Guillotine Effect, Echo Gone Wrong: an interview with Tanel Rander (7.09.2016):
http://echogonewrong.com/the-guillotine-effect-an-interview-with-tanel-rander/ 

It’s Late Afternoon, Echo Gone Wrong (18.07.2016):
http://echogonewrong.com/its-late-afternoon/ 

© 2020 by Merle Luhaäär