Modern Art

Norwegian, born in Braunschweig, Germany, 1982
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Education
2010

Meisterschüler Bildhauerei

Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste – Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2006

Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien

Vienna, Austria

Solo Exhibitions
2019

Kunstnernes Hus (forthcoming)

Oslo, Norway

2018

HORSES

Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany

Rosetta (Decorazione)

Converso, Milan, Italy

Rose Painting

Galerie Neu, Berlin, Germany

Bagatelle

Fine Arts Sydney, Sydney, Australia

2017

New Organ St. Martin

organ commission by St. Martin Church, Kassel, Germany

2016

Leichtmetallräder

Schloss, Oslo, Norway

VERTICALSEAT

Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

2015

Earthling

Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London

World of Hope II

Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

World of Hope

Galerie Neu, Berlin, Germany

2014

ars viva 2014/15

Hamburger Kunsthalle, Galerie der Gegenwart, Hamburg, Germany; Bonner Kunstverein und Artothek, Bonn, Germany; Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria

Economy Class Legs

032c Workshop, Berlin, Germany

Original Spare Part

Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London

2013

Extended Operations

Rogaland Kunstsenter, Stavanger, Norway

Launch of Hater Head

Société, Berlin, Germany

2012

PhotoshopTroll (with Ilja Karilampi)

HinterHaus des Meerens, Vienna, Austria

Deutschland Du Opfer, Gib Handy

Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2011

Sensitive to Detergent

Autocenter, Berlin, Germany

Parasagittal Brain

Johan Berggren Gallery, Malmö, Sweden

2010

Half Asleep to the 2010 Hot 1001

Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2009

Bed Call

Landings Project Space, Vestfossen, Norway

Selected Group Exhibitions
2018

Culture Wear

SPACE_31, Berlin, Germany

For Good

GOODROOM, Munich, Germany

Fences & Windows

Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London

Optik Schröder II: Works from the Alexander Schröder Collection

mumok, Vienna, Austria

2017

The Trick Brain

Aïshti Foundation, Antelias, Lebanon

Bunker #3

Sammlung Boros, Berlin, Germany

Mystification of the Everyday

Delmes & Zander, Cologne, Germany

Future Eaters

Monash University Museum, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Das Auto in Der Kunst

Kunsthalle Emden, Emden, Germany

EuroVisions: Contemporary Art from the Goldberg Collection

The National Art School Gallery, Sydney, NSW; travelling to Heide Museum of Modern Art, VIC (2018); Canberra Museum and Art Gallery, ACT (2018); Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, NSW, Australia (2019)

Heart of the Tin Man

M Woods, Beijing, China

Hybrid Layers

ZKM Centre for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany

Avalanche, ELEVATION, a Luma Foundation exhibition

Gstaad, Switzerland

2016

grabt tiefer, ihr Schönen

Galerie Neu, Berlin, Germany

Joining Forces with the Unknown

Fondation Galeries Lafayette, Paris, France

III Seen III Said

White Flag Projects, St Louis, MO, USA

Take Me (I’m Yours)

Jewish Museum, New York, NY, USA

9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art

Berlin, Germany

WAR GAMES, curated by Benjamin Godsill

Moran Bondaroff, Detroit, MI, USA

Theories of Modern Art

Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London

Quiz 2, based on an idea by Robert Stadler

MUDAM, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

2015

Good for Nothing (Cracks in the Mirror)

GOODROOM, Munich, Germany

System of a Down

Ellis-King, Dublin, Ireland

Life. Within Such Limits

Carl Kostyál, Stockholm, Sweden

Digital Conditions

Kunstverein Hannover, Hanover, Germany

The Noing Uv It

Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway

2014

REFRACTION. THE IMAGE OF SENSE

Blain|Southern, London

Galerie Neu à La Douane

Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France

Works from selected collections

Mehringdamm 72, Berlin, Germany

Chat Jet (Part 2) Sculpture in Reflection

Künstlerhaus KM, Graz, Austria

Platform

Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

Shattered Preface

OSL contemporary, Oslo, Norway

And Life Goes On…, curated by Karl Holmqvist

Between Bridges, Berlin, Germany

Surplus Living

KM Temporaer, Berlin, Germany

Second View

Johan Berggren Gallery, Malmö, Sweden

Archeo

High Line Art, New York, NY, USA

2013

Open Shape, Fall, curated by Jasper Spicero

Eisenhower Park, Long Island, NY, USA

Speculations on Anonymous Materials

Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany

Unstable Media, curated by Anne de Vries

Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Open Shape, Spring, curated by Jasper Spicero

Waterside Park Playground 11th Ave & W 23rd St, New York, NY, USA

Smiler’s Delicatessen

Times Square, New York, NY, USA

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No5A, New York, NY, USA

Out of Memory, curated by Eleanor Cayre

Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY, USA

False Optimism

Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland

Open Shape, Winter, curated by Jasper Spicero

Generation Works, Wichita, KS, USA

2012

Shell-Reflexives, curated by Agatha Wara

Downtown ArtHouse, Miami, FL, USA

Neue Alte Brücke and Real Fine Arts @ Valentin

Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, France

Domino Effect

Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium

Standard Operating Procedures, curated by Piper Marshall

Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Pinot Noir, curated by Jason Alexander

Tomorrow, Toronto, Canada

Nicolas Ceccaldi / Yngve Holen

Pro Choice, Vienna, Austria

Oil On Water Calming Effect

Skur 2, Stavanger, Norway

Entourage VIP Backstage Pt.1

Gasmesserhaus, Arbeitsgemeinschaft Zürcher Bildhauer, Schlieren, Switzerland

Images Rendered Bare. Vacant. Recognizable.

Stadium, New York, NY, USA

2011

FREEBIES

Emanuel Layr, Loos Bar, Vienna, Austria

Grouped Show

Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, Germany

TruEYE surView

W139, Amsterdam, Netherlands

based in Berlin

KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany

2010

The Smart Frrridge. Chilly Forecast for Internet Fridge

Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz, Austria

Absolventen der Städelschule 2010: Geschmacksverstärker

MMK Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

The Garden of Ilja

AfE Turm, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Something Blue

Neue Alte Brücke at Archive Kabinett, Berlin, Germany

Act IX: Let Us Compare Mythologies

Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Enchanted, curated by Juliette Bonneviot

School of Development, Berlin, Germany

Kiss-You-Through-The-Phone

Paloma Presents, Zürich, Switzerland

21st Century

Chisenhale Gallery, London

2009

What is not but could be if (Part 2)

Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2008

The Line is a Lonely Hunter

New Jerseyy, Basel, Switzerland

Approximately Infinite Universe

New Jerseyy, Basel, Switzerland

2007

For a Blank Implies Space

Torstrasse 165, Berlin, Germany