Marko Mäetamm

Born in Viljandi, Estonia in 1965
Lives and works mostly in Tallinn, Estonia

Education

1993-1995  MA in Faculty of Fine Arts, Estonian Academy of Arts
1994  Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm, praxis
1988-1993 BA in Printmaking Department, Estonian Academy of Arts

Selected solo exhibitions

 2012
-Walking in My Hunting Ground, Nettie Horn, London, UK
 2011
-Nouvelles Vagues & Other Hunting Stories, Nettie Horn, London, UK
 2010
-30 Stories and 4 Cockroaches, Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Van Damme, A Hair and Many Other Things, Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-I Have Never Told These Stories to My Wife. I Have Never Told Them to Anybody,
Galerie Anton Weller-Isabelle Suret, Paris, France
-Love, Fear and Warning Signs, Nettie Horn, London, UK
 2009
-Happily Ever After, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, USA
-Another Day With My Family, KunstRaum Goethestrasse, Linz, Austria
-Family, WAM Studio, Wäinö Aalto Museum, Turku, Finland
-All We Have is Love, State of Affairs, KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
-About Domestic Paranoya…, Galerie Anton Weller &Isabelle Suret, Paris, France
-Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, USA
-Another Day With My Family, Gallery Go North, Beacon NY, USA
-Happy End (with Anne Bregeaut), Gallery Nettie Horn, London, UK
 2008
-Kicsiny Balàzs & Marko Mäetamm, Gallery of Hungarian Institute, Tallinn, Estonia
 2007
-Distilled Love, Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-From There to Here, Nosbaum&Reding - Art Contemporain, Luxembourg
-Loser`s Paradise, Estonian Pavilion at 52. International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
 2006
-Artists' Studio, London, UK
2005
-The End (with Kaido Ole), Tallinn City Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Big Project (with Kaido Ole), Rotermann Salt Storage (Art Museum of Estonia), Tallinn, Estonia
-Memorial Show Tallinn City Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2004
-Speaking Houses, kArton Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
-Contemporary Art Centre Rekalde, Bilbao, Spain
-Blood Olympics, Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Over the Mercury River, Pärnu City Gallery, Pärnu, Estonia
2003
-Design Jet 5000 (with Kaido Ole), Gallery Viviann Napp, Tallinn, Estonia
-Marko und Kaido by John Smith (with Kaido Ole), Estonian Pavilion at 50. International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
-Feelings, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-John Smith. Marko und Kaido (with Kaido Ole), Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
2002
-X Mistakes Y for Z (with Lucy Harrison and Pete Nevin), Rotermann Salt Storage (Art Museum of Estonia), Tallinn, Estonia
-John Smith. The world of Gods (with Kaido Ole), The Gallery of Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia
2001
-Amentia, Gallery Platan, Budapest, Hungary
2000
-Me Supernatural, Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1999
-The Chemistry of Being, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia; Estonian Embassy in Riga, Latvia
1997
-Exhibition of UNDP annual award, Draakon Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Human Life, Obu Gallery, Tartu, Estonia
1996
-Eternal Things, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Arka Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania
1995
-Surprise, Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Car World, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1994
-24 h, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
1993
-Stories of Jesus, Culture Hall of East Centre, Helsinki, Finland; Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
 1992
-Subjective Pop (with Hannes Starkopf), Sammas Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Gentle Shapes, Pikk 7 Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Print exhibition, City Library, Kotka, Finland

Selected group exhibitions and projects

2012
-Festival Mundial de Cine Extremo “San Sebastian de Veracruz”, Mexico
-Memoirs from a Cold Utopia, Contemporary Easten European Artists` Reflections on Social
Transformation, curated by Eve Kask, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
-Liquidation of Art Academies, III International Print Festival in Tartu, curated by Al Paldrok and Peeter Allik, Tartu Art House, Tartu, Estonia
 2011
-Liberté/Vabadus 2011, curated by Kaia Kiik, Asniéres castle, Paris, France
-Memoirs from a Cold Utopia, Contemporary Easten European Artists` Reflections on Social
Transformation, curated by Eve Kask and Zhivka Haskiya, Londonprintstudio, London, UK
-Tumedus, Tume / Darkness, Dark, Contemporary Museum of Art, Tallinn, Estonia
-Sie irren sich!, curated by Jana Müller, mauren Gallery, Frankfurt/Main, Germany;
-A Rendevouz In Berlin, 91mQ art project space, Berlin, Germany
-Gothenburg International Film Festival 2011, Gothenburg, Denmark
-Art of Estonia, Provocations and Confrontations, An Insight into Contemporary Estonian Art, curated by
Eha Komissarov, The National Museum in Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
2010
-Kunst Macht Frei, Contemporary Estonian Art, curated by Reet Varblane, Gallery
of the Museum of Pècs, Pècs, Hungary
-Confrontations and Provocations, An Insight into Contemporary Estonian Art, curated by
Eha Komissarov, Museum of Contemporary art, Dept. of the National Museum in Szczecin, Poland
-Kättemaks/Revenge, curated by Kirke Kangro, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
-La Main Numérique, curated by Dominique Païni, National Museum of Fine Arts Taiwan
-The Collective, Nettie Horn, London, UK
-XIII Brooklyn International Film Festival, Brooklyn, USA
-Take Care - Politics of Emancipation, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
-We Are Fine, Gallery Artdepoo, Tallinn, Estonia
-Olemise paine. 21. sajandi kunsti Tartu Kunstimuuseumi kogust, Tartu Art Museum, Tartu, Estonia
2009
-La Main Numeriqué, curated by Dominique Païni, Maison d´art Bernard Anthonioz,
Norgent-sur-Marne, France
-That`s all folks! curated by Michel Dewilde and Jerome Jacobs, Stadshallen, Bruges, Belgium
-Home Sweet Home, Gallery Arts.I, Religare Arts Initiative, New Delhi, India
-Heroes of Our Time, Art Festival Cesis`09, Latvia
-Mosstoo. Gathering, Lethaby Gallery, Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, London, UK
-Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid/…, Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt,
Berlin, Germany
-Ligne a ligne/Garis ke garis, curated by Michel Nuridsany, Galerie Nationale d`Indonésie, CCF Jakarta
-XII Brooklyn International Film Festival, Brooklyn, USA
-locws international 4, Swansea, UK
-Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid/…, CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid, Spain
-Hors Pistes 2009, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
-Saison Video 2009 #3, I CIA/SEAL, A Look At New Art in Estonia and Lithuania, curated by Mo Gourmelon, www.saisonvideo.com
-Floromaania/Floromania, KuMu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
-Autoportreed, Poosid ja diagnoosid/Self-Portraits, Poses and Diagnoses, KuMu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
-Suburbian Beauty, curated by Neringa Cerniauskaite, Gallery Vartai, Vilnius, Lithuania
-Home Sweet Home, curated by Ombretta Argó Andruff, Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs, NYC, USA
-Elu 69. Erootika Eesti kaasaegses kunstis/Life 69. Erotics in Estonian contemporary art, Rakvere Exhibition House, Rakvere, Estonia
2008
-Dessins etc…, Galerie Anton Weller &Isabelle Suret, Paris, France
-Paradise Is Not Lost, curated by Eha Komissarov & KuMu, Gallery Zurab Tsereteli, Moscow, Russia
-Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid/…, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
-Elephant Bullet, International Video Art Project in KuMu, KuMu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
-Flixation, Underground Film Club From London, Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland
-Helsinki Biennale 2008, Helsinki, Finland
-Bad Joke, curated by Johannes Saar, Riga Art Space, Riga, Latvia
-Familienangelegenheiten, curated by Elke Falat, Kunstverein Hildesheim, Galerie im Kehrwiederturm, Hildesheim, Germany
-Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid/…, Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt,
Berlin, Germany
-Borderlives. Contemporary Art from Helsinki, St. Petersburg and Tallinn, curated by Ritva Röminger-Czako and Andreas Vowinckel, Stadtgalerie Kiel,
Germany
-La Main Numeriqué, curated by Dominique Païni, Ecole d´art de la Communauté de l´agglomération d´Annecy, Annecy, France
-Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid/…, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
-Piiririik/Border State, Exhibition of the Tallinn Art Hall at the Guangzhou Art Academy Art Museum, curated by Reet Varblane, Guangzhou, China
-Who Cares? Coleman Project Space, London, UK
-Borderlives. Contemporary Art from Helsinki, St. Petersburg and Tallinn, curated by Ritva Röminger-Czako and Andreas Vowinckel, Ludwig Forum Aachen, Aachen, Germany
-Biennale Cuvèe 08, OK Center, Linz, Austria
-Vabaduse Väljak, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
-Parim sõber, Draakon Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2007
-Bad Joke, curated by Johannes Saar, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
-Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid/…, Place de la Concorde, Paris, France
-Provokatörer? KonstBio, Biografen Sture, Stockholm, Sweden
-Warsaw does not exist, exhibition as a book, curated by Sebastian Cichocki, 2007
-Still Here: humour in post-communist performance video, Artspace, Sydney, Australia
-Political&Poetical, 14th Tallinn Print Triennial, KuMu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
-Baltic States, part III, Contemporary Art From Estonia, curated by Martin Schibli, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar, Sweden
-Innocence and Despair, g39, Cardiff, Wales
-Ich was here, Galerii Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, Germany
-Priroda i društvo/Parallel Lines, curated by Silva Kalčić and Robin Mason, Muzej Rupe (Dubrovacki muzeji), Dubrovnik, Croatia
-We like it a lot, Nettie Horn Gallery, London, UK
-Swan, Pike and Cancer, Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-anger_aggression, KunstRaum Goethestrasse, Linz, Austria
-Another Roadside Attraction, The Griffin Pub, London, UK
-Pomo Sapiens: See on tõesti midagi, Vaal Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Flixation, The Miller of Mansfield, London, UK
-Exploding Cinema, The Half Moon, London, UK
-Dialogues, 13 Vilnius Painting Triennial, Centre for Contemporary Art, Vilnius, Lithuania
2006
-Violence and Propaganda, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
-Fiktive Bauten und Städte in der Literatur, Architekturmuseum TU München, Pinakothek der Moderne, München, Germany
-Pain In The Class! 12th International Pärnu Video- and Film Festival 2006. Pärnu, Estonia
-Cannibal Ferox, T1+2 Gallery, London, UK
-Collected Crises, Estonian Art in the 1990s. KuMu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
-Flowers of Evil, 6th Annual Exhibition of Estonian Artists�Association. Hobusepea Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
-Wake Up! Rauma biennale Balticum 2006. Rauma Art Museum, Finland
-Geld spielt keine Rolle, No Budged Video/Film Festival. Weimar, Germany
-Videoart From The Baltics Kunstraum Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
-Emergency Biennale, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
-Tähendusterikas linn, Tartu Art Hall, Tartu, Estonia
-Two Close Ones, 4th Tallinn Applied Art Triennial. Estonian Museum of applied Art and Design, Tallinn, Estonia
-Shiftscale - Sculpture at the Extended Field KuMu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
2005
-The 6th Baltic Contemporary Art Biennale HABITAT, curated by Magdalena Lewoc and Marlena Chybowska-Butler, Museum of Contemporary Art dept. of the National Museum in Szczecin, Poland
-Blur of The Otherwordly, Center for Art and Visual Culture, Baltimore, USA
-Reading in Absence, Trafo Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
-Message, The Museum of New Art, Pärnu, Estonia
-Tallinn-Kotka, 12 artists from Tallinn in Kotka. Galleria Uusikuva, Kotka, Finland
-Thrust, 26th International Biennial of Graphic Art. Ljubljana, Slovenia
-Pyyteetön Rakkaus/ Undemanding Love, Rauma Art Museum, Finland
-No Painting, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
-Island Art Film & Video Festival '05, Prenelle Gallery, London, UK
-ON25 Artstar Project, Luxemburg
-Hääled/Voices, Rotermann Salt Storage (Art Museum of Estonia), Tallinn, Estonia
2004
-Home Sweet Home, Rotermann Salt Storage (Art Museum of Estonia), Tallinn, Estonia
-Here, But Not Now, Picture Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania
-EU-Positive, Akademie der Kunst, Berlin, Germany
-13th Tallinn Print Triennial, Rotermann Salt Storage (Art Museum of Estonia), Tallinn, Estonia
-Mak Nite special Europa Jetzt, Mak, Vienna, Austria
-Salt of Life, Contemporary art from The Baltic States, Gallery Vartai, Vilnius, Lithuania
2003
-2nd Biennial in Painting, Väsby Konsthall, Sweden
2002
-Printmaking in Europe: Trends and Perspectives, Art Gallery of the Municipality of Neapoli, Greece
-Cinematheque Vivante, The City Gallery of Pärnu, Estonia
-About Belief, South London Gallery, London, UK
-Closing the Distance, Łaźnia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland
2001
-ARS01, Kiasma, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
2000
-Grosse Kunst Ausstellung Düsseldorf NRW, Germany
-10 Paar, The Castle of Kuressaare, Estonia; Kuurne, Belgium
-Painterly Issues, Vilnius Painting Triennial. Centre for Contemporary Art, Vilnius, Lithuania
1999
-23rd International Biennial of Graphic Art, Ljubljana, Slovenia
1998
-Kaliningrad--Königsberg '98, International Print Triennial, Russia
-Estonian Art in Denmark, Randers Art Museum, Denmark
-11th Tallinn Print Triennial, Rotermann Salt Storage (Art Museum of Estonia), Tallinn, Estonia
1996
-Estonia as a Sign, 4th Annual Exhibition of the Soros Center for Contemporary Arts, Estonia; Tallinn, Tartu, Estonia
-ArtGenda, Exhibition of young artists from Baltic Sea region, Oksnehallen, Copenhagen, Denmark
1995
-Wait We're Loading, Group exhibition of Estonian artists. Gothenburg Art Museum, Sweden
-10th Tallinn Print Triennial, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn, Estonia
-Self-Portrait, Group exhibition of Estonian artists. Moscow Gallery, Moscow, Russia
-Misfits, 6th Triennial of Young Baltic Art. Centre for Contemporary Art, Vilnius, Lithuania

Books

-Mäetamm, M. marko mäetamm (second edition), Center for Contemporary Arts, Tallinn 2007
-Mäetamm, M. marko mäetamm, Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn 2006
-Mäetamm, M./Mänd, L. Rääkivad majad Speaking Houses, R/I/B/O/P, Tallinn 2003

Artist`s residence

2010
-1 month artist-in-residence, Point B Worklodge, Brooklyn NYC, USA
2011
- 3 months artist-in-residence at Ville De Paris, Residences Internationales aux Recollets, Paris, France, Lauréat du programme de résidences internationales Ville de Paris /Institut francēais aux Récollets

Video works

2012
-A Story of A Man Who Is Living In The Woods
-Little Red Riding Hood`s Psycho
2011
-Blue Stories
-Bad Letter
2010
-Four Little Cockroaches
-Love
-Killing My Son, 10 episodes
-Coming - Not coming
-Same Room, Same Bed, Another Night
2009
-Muse
-All We Have is Love
2008
-You and Me
-Car Ride
-Sock
2007
-Family
-No Title-2
2006
-Another Day
-Home Video
-No Title-1
-Burst (5 versions)
-Hello Hell
-I was there
2004
-A Dream
-Casket
-Spooky Wood
-Blood Olympics
2002
-Dolphin
-China. Ying Cat!
-My little Baby-Girl (last seconds)
-Dancing Head
2001
-I skip and vibrate
-Blackboard Fight
1995
-Home
-Art Can. Surprise
-Art Can. Car World
1994
Art Can. Mäetamm Top-100

Web projects

2002
-Me - Supernatural, version II, Crazy Mama Production
2000
-Me - Supernatural, Crazy Mama Production
1999
-The Chemistry of Being, Crazy Mama Production 

Catalogues and selected bibliography

-Memoirs From A Cold Utopia, Contemoprary Easten European Artists`Reflections on Social Transformation, Londonprintstudio, 2011
-Koraci, Narodna biblioteka “Vuk Karacih”, Kragujevac, 2011
-Saison Video 2011 #34, Lille, France
-Kunst macht frei, Janus Pannonius Muzeum, Muzeum Galeria, 2010
-International Experimental Engraving Biennial, IEEB 4, The “Brancovan Palaces” Cultural Center, Mogosoaia, 2010
-La main numérique, une proposition de Dominique Païni, Maison d´art Bernard Anthonioz, Norgent-sur-Marne, France 2009
-Der Kranke Hase//Verrückt Nach Linz, The Ill Rabbit//Crazy About Linz, KunstRaum Goethestrasse xtd, Linz 2009
-Home Sweet Home, Religare Arts Initiative, New Delhi 2009
-Ligne a ligne/Garis ke garis, Galerie Nationale d`Indonésie, CCF Jakarta, 2009
-Art Across the City, Swansea 2009
-Beyond Architecture, Imaginative Buildings and Fictional Cities, gestalten, Berlin
-Saison Video 2009 #33, Lille, France 2009
-Salembier, M. Marko Mäetamm, DITS, MAC`s Grand-Hornu, Musée des Arts
Contemporains de la Communauté francaise de Belgique 2008
-Kursi XX, Tartu 2008
-Paradise Is Not Lost, KuMu, Tallinn 2008
-One in the Other, g39, Cardiff, Wales 2008
-Biennale Cuvée, OK Center For Contemporary Art Upper Austria, Linz 2008
-La main numérique, ecole d´art de la Communauté de l´agglomération d´Annecy,
-Hobusepea galerii/Hobusepea Gallery, Estonian Artists´ Association, 2008
-Borderlives: Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Helsinki St. Petersburg und Tallinn, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen,  DUMONT 2008
-Piiririik/Border State, Tallinn Art Hall 2008
-I Love My Family/ Loser`s Paradise, Estonian Pavilion at 52. International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia. Center for Contemporary Arts, Estonia. Tallinn
-Political/Poetical 14th Tallinn Print Triennial, Tallinn 2007
-Nature and Society // Parallel Lines, Ethnographic Museum (Rupe), Dubrovnik, Croatia 2007
-Architektur wie sie m Buche steht. Fiktive Bauten und Städte in der Literatur. Architekturmuseum der Technischen Universität München, München 2007
-Habitat, Museum Narodowe w Szczecinie 9.12.2005-29.01.2006, Muzeum Narodowe w Szczecinie, Szczecin, Poland 2006
-Tehnobia. Diverse Universe II. Kurja lilled, 6th Annual Exhibition of Estonian Artists' Association, Tallinn 2006
-Videoart from the baltic scene: Estland, Lettland, Litauen, Kunstraum Düsseldorf
-Blur of the Otherwordly, Contemporary Art, Technology, and the Paranormal. Issues in Cultural Theory Book Series. Center for Art and Visual Culture, University Of Maryland Baltimore County, USA 2006
-Hermann, E. Mäetamme kaks lühist, 2006
-Mäetamm, M. Tähendusterikas linn, Tartu Kunstimaja, Tartu 2006
-Wake Up! Rauma biennale Balticum. Rauma Art Museum, Finland 2006
-Shiftscale – Sculpture at the Extended Field, KuMu Art Museum, Tallinn 2006
-Krese, S. Artstars, Luxemburg 2005
-Lazar, E. Reading in Absence, Trafó Gallery, Budapest 2005
-Mäetamm, M. 1965-2005. Guido ja Signe Sammelselja kunstikollektsioonist,
Tallinn 2005
-Mäetamm, M. Kodu, kallis kodu, Art Museum of Estonia, Tallinn 2005
-Mäetamm, M. Vaal 1990/2005, Tallinn 2005
-Härm, A. No Painting, Tallinn Art Hall Foundation, Tallinn 2005
-Taidre, E. Kaido Ole. Marko Mäetamm. John Smith. Omamütoloogia ja mütologiseerimine kaasaegses kunstis. Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn 2005 (manuscript of diploma thesis)
 -XIII Tallinn Print Triennial, Tallinn 2004
-Kotov, K. Marko Mäetamme “Kujutiste Grammatika”, The “Visual Grammar” of Marko Mäetamm, Kunstiteaduslikke Uurimusi, Studies of Art and Architecture 2004/1(13). Tallinn 2004
-Soans, H. Estonian Art. 101 works from the collections of the Art Museum of Estonia, Art Museum of Estonia, Tallinn 2004
-Allas, A. Here, but not now, Kaunas 2004
-Salt of Life, Contemporary Art from the Baltic States. Vilnius 2004
-Marko und Kaido by John Smith, Estonian Pavilion at 50th International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia. Center for Contemporary Arts, Estonia. Tallinn 2003
-Kivland, S. X Mistakes Y for Z, Tallinn 2002
-Helme, S. Closing the distance, Center for Contemporary Art, Gdansk. 2002
-Lõugas, A. Printmaking in Europe: Trends and perspectives, Thessaloniki 2002
-Experiments & Classic, 8th Pärnu Fideo & Vilmifestival. Pärnu 2002
-Estonian graphic Arts, Association of Estonian Printmakers. Tallinn 2001
-Luhta, P. ARS 01, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki 2001
-First International Drawing Competition Wroclaw 1999/2000, Wroclaw 2000
-10 Paar, Kunst uit Estland en Vlaanderen, Tallinn 2000
-Grigoraviciene, E. Tapybiśka. Painterly, XI Vilnius Painting Triennial. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius 2000
-Saar, J. Eesti kunstnikud 2, Center for Contemporary Arts, Estonia. Tallinn 2000
-Helme, S. Grosse Kunstausstellung NRW Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf 2000
-Helme, S., Kangilaski, J. Lühike Eesti kunsti ajalugu, Tallinn 1999
-Kinethic Art, E-Media Center, Estonian Academy of Arts. Tallinn 1999
-Komissarov, E. 23. Internatonal Biennial of Graphic Art, International Centre of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana 1999
-XI Tallinn Print Triennial, Tallinn 1998
-Estonia as a Sign, The 4th Annual Exhibition of Soros Center for Contemporary Arts, Estonia. Tallinn 1996
-Artgenda '96, Nordic Council of Ministers. Copenhagen 1996
-Misfits, 6th Triennial of Young Baltic Arts. The Contemporary Art Centre of
Vilnius. Vilnius 1995
-Wait We're Loading, Göteborg Art Museum. Göteborg 1995 
-Saar, J. Self Portrait, Moscow 1995
-X Tallinn Graphic Triennial, Association of Estonian Printmakers, Tallinn 1995
-3RD Annual International Miniprint Exhibition, Juniper Gallery, Napa Art Center, California 1993
-Art Contact, Professionalno-Tvortšeski Sojuz Hudožnikov I Grafikov, St. Petersburg 1992
-Art Exhibition from the Baltic Countries, Almnas Södertälje, Sweden 1992

Selected Magazines

-Labowicz-Dymanus, K. The National Representation Beauty Contest, Estonian Art 1/2000
-Laansoo, K. Marko Mäetamm Ameerikat “lausvallutamas”. Marko Mäetamm double-conquering America, kunst.ee 2009/1-2
-Liivak, A. Marko Mäetamm kertoo pieniä julmia tarinoita, taide 3/2008
-Albano, C. Uncanny: A Dimension in Contemporary Art, Peur II/Fear II 62, ESSE
-10 questions by Andres Tolts to Marko Mäetamm, Estonian Art 1/2000
-Epner, E. Ühest verisest traumast. About a bloody trauma, kunst.ee 2/2004
-Harrison, L., Mäetamm, M., Nevin, P., Kivland, S. x mistakes y for z, Vikerkaar 1-2/2003
-Herkül, K. Autod, konservid, kunst, Eesti Ekspress, TV-nädal. 03.02.1995 
-Härm, A. Start kontseptuaalsesse skisomaailma, Vikerkaar 4-5/2003
-Hübl, M. Estland: John Smith (Marko Mäetamm und Kaido Ole) Kunstforum International, Bd. 166 August-October 2003
-Kivimaa, K. Kolm raamistikku Mäetamme unenäole. Three frameworks to Mäetamm`s dream, kunst.ee 3/07
-Kivimaa, K. Kunstniku elu, Pluss üks 3/1994
-Mäetamm, M. Graafikast ja mittegraafikast kunst.ee 4/2001
-Mäetamm, M. Jumal, Kurat ja Marko Mäetamm, Vikerkaar 4/2000
-Mäetamm, M. Part. A Duck, Kirst. The Casket, Surm kämpingus. Death in the Camping, Imeilus valge surm purjetab üle Elavhõbeda jõe. Splendid White Death Sailing Over the Mercurial River, kunst.ee1/2005
-Mäetamm, M., Pia Fraus, Siib, L. Blood Olympics, Estonian Art 1/2004
-Randviir, A. Artivity in Human Action: From Artist to Rocket, Estonian Art 1/2003
-Saar, J. Marko kutsub kunstnikke enesega sööma, Vikerkaar 8/1993
-Saar, J. Ja päästa meid ära vägivallast ja propagandast…, Vikerkaar 6/2006
-Sobolev, M. Pauk pähe, Noorus 12/1993
-Taidre, E. John Smithi fenomen kui omamütoloogia ja kunstimeetod, kunst.ee 3/2005
-Taidre, E. Kaido Ole, Marko Mäetamm and John Smith, kunst.ee 3/2005
-The International Art Exhibition of Student Works, Nagoya University of Arts, Nagoya 1994
-Volt, M. What has John Smith got to do with the Aesthetic? Estonian Art 1/2003
-Vägivald ja propaganda Emergency Biennale, kunst.ee 2/2006

Awards

 2011
-Annual Award 2011 of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia
 2010
-State Culture Prize
2009
-Baltic Assembly Prize for the Arts
 2008
-Estonian State Decoration, The Order of the White Star, V class
2004
-City Prize of 13th Tallinn Print Triennial
 2003
-Sadolin Art Award, Estonia
-Hansapank  Art Award, Estonia
 2002
-Annual Award 2002 of the Cultural Endowment of Estonia
-Painting Prize of the Estonian Painters' Association
2000
-Kristjan Raud  Annual Award, Estonia
-Harpoon. Annual art award of  Vaal Gallery, Estonia
 1997
-UNDP Annual Award