Curriculum Vitae

Birgitta Kumlien-Nyheim

Born in Sweden, Norwegian citizen

Lives and works in Norway and Italy



1991 – Art History, University of Oslo, Norway

1981 -  Diploma from the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome, Italy,

            a four year study in painting

1966 -  Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages, University of Stockholm, Sweden



2018, 2015, 2012, 2009, 2006, 2004, 2002 Galleri Kampen, Oslo, Norway

2013 – Moss Kunstforening, Moss, Norway

2011 -  Hamar Kunstforening, Hamar, Norway

2007 -  Hurum Kunstlag, Støa, Holmsbu, Norway

2006 -  Christianssands Kunstforening, Kristiansand, Norway

2001 -  Fundacion Colegio del Rey, Casa de la Entrevista, Alcala de Henares,

            Madrid, Spain

1999 – Galeria Edurne, Madrid, Spain

1997 -  Clockworthy Arts Centre, Antrim, Belfast, Northern Ireland

1996 -  Ormond Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

1993 -  Palazzo Ruspoli, Rome, Italy

1990 -  La galerie Rodrigue Le may, Ottawa, Canada

1987 -  Oslo Kunstforening, Oslo, Norway


1981 – 2016:

Works with graphics in Atelier Nord, Oslo and participates in various collective exhibitions with graphics and paintings in Norway:

UKS, Oslo, Galleri F15, Moss, Trondheim Kunstforening, Buskerud Kunstforening and Galleri HH, Stavanger. Participates at the project Kunst Rett Vest in 2007 and 2016 and at Una Cierta Figuracion, Casa de la Entrevista, Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain in 2010.

The artist is member of NBK, UKS and BBK in Norway


Fundacion Colegio del Rey, Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain