Ute Bertog (1970, Germany) is a St. Paul based visual artist, who explores the relationship between language and its many representations. In 1998 she resettled in the US from her native Germany to pursue a career in the arts. She holds degrees in marketing and economics as well as a BFA in painting from the Minneapolis College of Art. She has exhibited her work in local and national venues including the Soap Factory, SooVisual Art Center and the Rochester Art Center in Rochester, MN. She is affiliated with Rosalux Gallery in Minneapolis, MN.


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EDUCATION

2005     Bachelor of Fine Art, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN, emphasis on painting

1997       MBA, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany with an emphasis on marketing and economics

 

EXHIBITIONS (*solo shows)

2017

15, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Sequential, Gallery 71, Edina, MN

Yeah Maybe #13: One Day After, One Year Later, Yeah Maybe, Minneapolis, MN

2016    

Still the Night, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN*

The Secret Life of Words, William Whipple Gallery, Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN*

SSA Annual Exhibition, National Galleries of Scotland, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Scotland

2015    

Et al., TuckUnder Projects, Minneapolis, MN *

Chaos Management, Waiting Room, Minneapolis, MN

Reading the Story, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN *

War with the Newst, Park Square Theater, St. Paul, MN *

5 foot show, Gallery 360, Minneapolis, MN

2014   

Closing/Opening, Shoebox Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Do it, Denler Art Gallery, Saint Paul, MN

 Open Door 10, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

 Weird Neighbor, Soo Local, Minneapolis, MN

2013   

You are playin’ author, Kiehle Gallery, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN*

Painter, Painter, Painter, Painter, Painter, VidTiger Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Delineation, MCAD @ BI Worldwide Gallery, Edina, MN

2012    

Groupshow at Barnes & Thornburg, Minneapolis, MN

2011    

Daily Selections and Rewriting, Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN*

Readings, Gallery One at TractorWorks Building, Minneapolis, MN*

Textworks, Gallery One at BMW in Minnetonka, MN*

Departure, grayDUCK Gallery, Austin, Texas

2010   

Untitled, Kiehle Gallery, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN

GM 10: A Theory of Values, The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN

Untitled 7, SOO Visual Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN

The Space between us, Art House Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Flat Line, Sellout Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Foot in the Door 4, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN

Altered Pages at Altered Esthetics, Minneapolis, MN

2009  

Sketchbookproject, Art House Gallery, Atlanta,

Paradigm Shift: MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2008  

61st Juried Exhibition, Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, IA

Art on the Plains X, Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND,

Summer Invitational, Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Minneapolis, MN

North of the 45th, DeVos Art Museum, Marquette, MI

Storage, Gallery 0, Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, MN

Midwest Sanctuary, Altered Esthetics, Minneapolis, MN

2007   

NAFSA Annual Convention, Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN

2005  

Senior Show, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

Merits Show, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

Made at MCAD, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN


LECTURES

2015   

Conversation on painting: Melissa Loop & Ute Bertog, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Visiting Artist, Saint Cloud State University, Saint Cloud, MN

2014   

Participant in Painting and Agency panel discussion facilitated by Jehra Patrick in conjunction with her exhibition Courtesy of _ in Minneapolis, MN

2013   

Visiting Artist, MCAD, Minneapolis, MN

Guest Lecturer, Kiehle Gallery, Saint Cloud State University, Saint Cloud, MN

Visiting Artist. Facilitated Public Workshop: Studio Time with Ute Bertog. Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

2012  

Visiting Artist, MCAD, Minneapolis, MN