ANDRO KOOP

CV


1985 began participating in exhibitions (fine art and applied art)
1988 Founding member of the Estonian Association of Designers
1988 Founder of the NEOEKSPREPOST grouping of artists
1991-95 Studied at the Tallinn University of Art (fashion department)
1994-97 Fashion collections for the company “Vikero”
1997 Worked as art director at the Saatshi & Saatshi advertising agency
1998 Worked as stylist at ARS Interjöörprojekt (Interior Design Projects)
2001 founder of Torpedo Interior (Interior Design Projects)



Awards

1992 Annual Award of "Vaal Gallery"
1991 Annual Young Artist Award of the Estonian Association of Artists
1989 Press Special Prize at the Union-wide Fashion Festival in Tallinn



Selection of Exhibitions

2016 Solo exhibition "DEKO-DRAMA", Tallinn
2016 Solo exhibition "POP & GLAM", Kiel Germany
2016 Solo exhibition, Berlin Germany
2016 Annual exhibition of the Association of Painters "Changing and Unchanging", Pärnu, Estonia
2016 Annual exhibition "Spring Exhibition", Tallinn
2016 group exhibition “THE SEA” Viinistu Art Museum, Estonia
2016 group exhibition “Tallin makes Tartu” , Tartu
2016 Estonian painters group exhibition in St. Petersburg, Russia
2016 Estonian painters group exhibition "White Water", Tallinn
2015 NEOEKSPREPOST group exhibition “TRASH 2”, Tallinn
2015 Annual exhibition "Spring Exhibition", Tallinn
2015 Annual exhibition of the Association of Painters "Consistency and novelty", Pärnu, Estonia
2014 Solo exhibition "Time Portals", Tallinn
2014 Solo exhibition "Blue", Tallinn
2014 Annual exhibition of the Association of Painters "Paintings Focus", Pärnu, Estonia
2013 Annual exhibition of the Association of Painters „Minimalistic Painting“, Võru
2013 Solo exhibition in Estonian embassy in Berlin
2013 Solo exhibition in Gallerie Meistershueler, Berlin
2013 Group exhibition „Homage to classics”, Vaal Galery, Tallinn
2013 Solo exhibition “hot relations, cool connections” Meriton Hotel, Tallinn
2013 Solo exhibition „wonderful reasons“ Meriton Hotel, Tallinn
2012 Annual exhibition "Spring Exhibition", Tallinn
2012 Solo exhibition "You Must Marry Me!", Tallinn
2011 Annual exhibition "Abstract", Tallinn
2011 Solo exhibition "Flowers", Tallinn
2011 Exhibition "What you can do with white paint?", Tallinn
2010 Solo exhibition "Grand Coulisse", Tallinn
2009 Annual exhibition of the Estonian Artists' Association "Self exposure", Tallinn
2009 Exhibition of Gallery-M, Tallinn
2009 Annual exhibition "Word of painting vol 2", Tartu
2008 Annual exhibition of the Estonian Artists' Association "Square of Freedom", Tallinn
2008 Exhibition of Gallery-M, Tallinn
2007 Solo exhibition "ERROR" at the Estonian Union Bank in Tallinn
2007 Exhibition "Bridge to Estonia" in De Wijk, Netherlands
2007 Solo exhibition "BEACH", gallery 008, Tallinn
2005 Annual exhibition of the Estonian Artists' Association “Identities”, Tallinn
2004 Exhibition “I Have Been to N.Y.”, Pärnu, Estonia
2004 Exhibition “Myself and Another”, Tallinn
2003 Solo exhibition at L’artiste Restaurant, Tallinn
2002 Textile exhibition “One’s Own Element”, Tallinn
2002 Annual exhibition of the Estonian Artists' Association, Tallinn
2002 Solo exhibition “Galaxies” at the Estonian Union Bank in Tallinn
2000 Exhibition “Déja Vu, or A Brief History of Recent Estonian Art”, Tallinn
1998 NEOEKSPREPOST group exhibition “Annual Exhibition POWERFUL GUST”, Tallinn
1996 “Abstraction, Abstraction” exhibition of Estonian art, Tallinn
1996 Exhibition “High Blood Pressure”, Tallinn
1995 Soros’ Art Center exhibition “Biotopia”, Tallinn
1994 NEOEKSPREPOST group exhibition “Portraits”, Tallinn
1994 Soros’ Art Centre exhibition “Nonexistent Art”, Tallinn
1993 “Noise” Exhibition of young Estonian artists, Tallinn
1993 NEOEKSPREPOST group exhibition “Trash”, Tallinn
1992 “Baltic Pathways” international art project, Baltic cruisers
1992 Exhibition “Still Life” in Helsinki, Finland
1991 Spring exhibition of the Estonian Artists' Association, Tallinn
1991 Triennial of Young Baltic Artists, Vilnius, Lithuania
1990 NEOEKSPREPOST group exhibition, Tallinn
1990 Exhibition “Space and Form”, Tallinn
1988 Exhibition “I Have Never Been to N.Y.”, Tallinn
1987 Exhibition of young Estonian artists, Tallinn
1986 Exhibition of young Estonian artists, Tallinn, Estonia


Artworks in collections

Art Museum of Estonia
Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design (ETDM)
Tallinn Art-hall Collection
Private collections in Estonia, Scandinavia, Germany, Japan, USA

Teaching
2008, 2009 Tartu Art College (Estonia) visiting professor (design)
2006- ... Estonian Art Academy, visiting professor (textile, ceramics)


Works in Fashion

1984-96 Participated in the Estonian State Institute of Art Fashion Show
1986 Union-wide Fashion Festival in Estonia
“Dress With Keys” and the collection “Soviet Romance”
1989 Union-wide Fashion Festival in Estonia
collection “Italy” (Press Special Prize)
1990-91 Chief Designer at the Estonian Fashion Design Association
1994-97 Fashion collections for the companies “Vikero”(knitwear) and
“Maidiga”(men dress shirts)
Costumes for the feature film “For Lunatics Only” directed by A. Iho
Costumes for the feature film “Heart of the Bear” directed by A. Iho
Costumes for private clients

Works in interior design and architecture
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