Kaido Ole
Biography
Born in Talinn, Estonia
Lives and works in Tallin, Estonia
Education
1986 - 1992
Tallinn Art Academy, Department of Painting
Selected solo exhibitions
2012
Handsome Hero and Plenty of Still lifes, KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn
2003 – 2011, Novy Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
2010
Kaido´s Art School, Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn
Kaido´s Art School, Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn
2008
Questions, Draakon Gallery, Tallinn
Ole/Saadoja, Riga Art Space, Intro Gallery, Riga
2007
Meeting, Artdepoo Gallery, Tallinn
The Anthem, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn
2006
The End, City Gallery, Tallinn (together with Marko Mäetamm)
Attention Matches, Gallery of the Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2005
Kaido Ole & Marko Mäetamm, Exhibition Hall of Estonian Art Museum in Rotermann Salt Storage, Tallinn
Speed, Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn
2004
The Band, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn
2003
John Smith. Marko und Kaido (together with Marko Mäetamm), Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn
Marko und Kaido by John Smith (together with Marko Mäetamm), Estonian participation at the International Exhibition of Visual Arts of the Biennale di Venezia
Design Jet 5000 (together with Marko Mäetamm), Gallery Vivian Napp, Tallinn
2002
John Smith. The World of Gods (together with Marko Mäetamm), the Gallery of Estonian Academy of Arts
ohn Smith in Rapla (together with Marko Mäetamm), the City Library of Rapla, Estonia
2001
Basic, Rotermann Salt Storage Arts Centre, Tallinn
City Gallery, Haapsalu, Estonia
1999
Vaal Gallery, Tallinn
1998
Vaal Gallery, Tallinn
1997
City Gallery, Haapsalu, Estonia
1996
Vaal Gallery, Tallinn
1995
Gallery of the Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
1994
Tallinn Cinema House, (from private collection of Mart Lepp), Estonia
Plaisiren Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden (together with Aimar Kristerson)
Luum Gallery, Tallinn
Tartu Art Museum, Tartu, Estonia
1992
Vaal Gallery, Tallinn
Selected group exhibitions
2012
Three Lessons of Painting, Picture Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania
Silence, Master & Pelavin, New York, USA
2011
Confrontations and Provocations, National Museum, Warsaw
Museum files I: Collected Principles, The Museum of Contemporary Art of Estonia, Tallinn
Three Lessons of Painting, Galeria Szyperska, Poznan, Poland
2010
Estonian Music Days, videos with music by Märt-Matis Lill, Movie Theatre Artis, Tallinn
Delicious Polish Sausage (together with Flo Kasearu, Carmen Lansberg, Urmas Muru and Andres Lõo), cinema Sõprus, Tallinn
Painting in Process, KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn
Environment Concern and Human Existence, 4th Beijing International Art Biennial, Beijing, China
Confrontations and Provocations, Museum of Contemporary Art, Szczecin, Poland
Kunst Macht Frei, Janus Pannonius Museum, Pecs, Hungary
2009
Beauties of Suburbia, Mäetamm, Ole, Ridikaite, Galerija VARTAI, Vilnius
Comechacha, Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn
2008
Border State, Guangzhou Fine Art Academy Museum, Guangzhou, China
Plaisirs de l'imagination, Chateau de Tours, Tours, France
2007
KoViKaVi – postblablu, Kaunas Picture Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania
Political/Poetical, Curatorial Exhibition of the 14th Tallinn Print Triennial Tallinn, Estonia
2006
Shiftscale, (together with Marko Mäetamm), KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn
Two Close Ones, (together with Marko Mäetamm) 4th Tallinn Applied Art Triennial, Estonia
Collected Crises I & II, KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn
VI International Performance and Experimental Art Festival, Manege, St.Petersburg, Russia
KoViKaVi Conference, Viborg Kunsthalle, Viborg, Denmark
Flowers of Evil, Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn
2005
Identities, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
CDH – 2005, Central House of Artist, Moscow
Thrust, (together with Marko Mäetamm) 26th Biennial of Graphic Arts Ljubljana, Slovenia
2004 - 2005
The New Ten: Museum Küppersmühle, Duisburg, Germany; Künstlerhaus, Viin, Austria; PMMK Museum of Modern Art, Oostende, Belgium; Kunsthalle, Mannheim, Germany
2004
Salt of life, Vartai Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania
Like humans do, Riihimäki Art Museum, Finland
Dream Island (together with Marko Mäetamm), Culture and Art Project NOASS, Riga, Latvia
E.U.positive (together with Marko Mäetamm), Akademie der Künste, Berlin
inExile, 13th Tallinn Print Triennial (together with Marko Mäetamm), Tallinn
2003
Estonian Art, Vartai Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania
2nd Biennial in Painting, Väsby Konsthall, Sweden
2002
Closing the Distance, Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland
2001
Biennial in Painting, Väsby Konsthall, Sweden
British Young Art (together with Marko Mäetamm) Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
2000
Grosse Kunst Ausstellung NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany
Baltic Art, New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles, USA
Retracing the Future, Rauma Biennale Balticum, Rauma, Finland
1998
Freedom of Choice, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
1993
I Annual Exhibition of the Soros Center for Contemporary Arts, Tallinn
Awards
2004
Annual prize of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia
Tallinn City Prize of 13th Tallinn Print Triennial (with Marko Mäetamm)
1999
Annual prize of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia
Annual prize of Vaal Gallery
1998
Kristjan Raud annual award, Estonia
1996
Prize of Lithuanian Artists Association from the painting triennial in Vilnius
Publications
Catalog for exhibition JONAS & KAIDO 

Jonas & Kaido. Vilnius: Galerija VARTAI, 2007