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Marje Taska

Artist's country of origin: Estonia

Marje Taska was born December 5th, 1955 in Tallinn. She finished Tallinn Music High School where her main instrument was piano. She also studied Germanic languages at Tartu University.

Marje Taska began her art studies with Tõnis Vint, as one of his very first students. Her further activities in the field of art and languages belong to the Swedish period of her life. Since moving to Stockholm in 1982 she has lived in Lapland and in the south of Sweden. Today she is a freelance artist and curator with two home towns, Stockholm and Tallinn.

Marje Taska’s artistic career has been active and manifold. It includes installations, paintings, graphics, leatherworks, performances and sculptures.
Marje Taska’s works in solo as well as in group exhibitions have brought her acclaim in galleries, art halls and museums, including Malmö konsthall, Lunds konsthall, Röhsska Museum, Göteborg; Konstens Hus, Luleå; Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm, Arkitekturmuseet, Stockholm; Grand Palais (FIAC, Figuration Critique, La Biennale des Femmes), Paris; ETDM, Tallinn, Kumu, Tallinn, Kunstihoone, Tallinn, etc.

In 1990 the first grand exhibition of Estonian art at Galleri GKM, Malmö, was organised by Marje Taska in collaboration with Siwert Bergström, the gallery owner.

Marje Taska has also given lectures and carried out numerous curations and workshops. She has promoted Estonian art in Swedish press and television.

Marje Taska is a member of both the Estonian and Swedish Artists’ Association.


Trapped I, hand colored by Marje Taska
Trapped I, hand colored  
46 x 51.5 cm
Mytological landscape. Formation by Marje Taska
Mytological landscape. Formation  
26 x 37 cm
Remote control I by Marje Taska
Remote control I  
48 x 45 cm
Remote control II by Marje Taska
Remote control II  
48 x 45 cm
Remote control III by Marje Taska
Remote control III  
48 x 45 cm
Trapped I by Marje Taska
Trapped I  
36 x 43 cm
Mythological landscape I. Triangle by Marje Taska
Mythological landscape I. Triangle  
47.5 x 69 cm
Organism II by Marje Taska
Organism II  
38 x 38 cm
Organism II, hand colored by Marje Taska
Organism II, hand colored  
38 x 38 cm
Organism I by Marje Taska
Organism I  
38 x 38 cm
Movement I by Marje Taska
Movement I  
80.5 x 62.5 cm
Movement II  by Marje Taska
Movement II  
80.5 x 62.5 cm
Movement III by Marje Taska
Movement III  
80.2 x 62.5 cm
Perpetuum mobile, colored by Marje Taska
Perpetuum mobile, colored  
120.5 x 80 cm
Perpetuum mobile by Marje Taska
Perpetuum mobile  
120.5 x 80 cm
Trapped II, hand colored by Marje Taska
Trapped II, hand colored  
46 x 51.5 cm
Mythological landscape. Cloud by Marje Taska
Mythological landscape. Cloud  
29 x 42 cm

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