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Kenneth Alme

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Ruth Campau

Vinyl, terror & Horror

Camilla Smidt

Oskar Jönsson

Oskar Jakobsen

Amalie Jakobsen

Jay Gard

Luc Fuller

Luc Fuller

Gether Contemporary

Sophus Gether

Kenneth Alme

Flæsketorvet 77 - 79

Birk Bjørlo

Ruth Campau

Vinyl, terror & Horror

Camilla Smidt

Oskar Jönsson

Camilla Smidt

Oskar Jakobsen

Amalie Jakobsen

Jay Gard

Luc Fuller

Luc Fuller

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Henrik Olai Kaarstein

(Born 1989, Oslo, Norway, lives and works in Brussels and Oslo)

 

 

Education:

 

2010 - 2015

Staatliche Hochschule fur Bildende Kunste Staedelschule, Frankfurt

 

2009 - 2010

Art studies at Nordland College of Art and Film, Kabelvaag

 

Solo exhibitions:

 

2018

"Lei Deg", Island 5 / Christian Torp Gallery, Oslo, N

 

2017

“No Need for Good Luck” Gether Contemporary, Copenhagen

“New Promises”, C-o-m-p-o-s-i-t-e, Brussels

 

2016

“Well-received Lies”, T293, Rome

 

2015

“This has Nothing to do With This or Same as it Never was”, Warm Sao Paulo'

 

2014

“Pride”, Catherine Bastide, Brussels

“Aftershape 2 “, Il Crepaccio, Milan

“Warm Embraces”, Tidens Krav, Oslo

 

2013

“Mothers”, T293, Naples

“Isn’t”, Welcome Screen, London

“Charmless”, ReMap 4, Athens, presented by T293

 

2012

“Turning and Returning”, T293, Rome

 

 

Selected group exhibitions:

 

2019

“Sol og vår i januar”, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo (Upcoming)

 

2018

“A Segment”, PantaleonsMuhlengasse, Cologne

Nordic Contemporary Art Collection (NoCo), Hameenlinna Art Museum

“Towards a New Nepotism”, Galery Italy at Etablissement d’en face

“Det Kollektive Hodet”, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

 

2017

“Slutten” Kristiansand Kunsthall, Kristiansand

“Concrete Island” / Christian Torp, Oslo

Chart Art Fair (with Gether Contemporary), Copenhagen

“Summer Show” Carl Kostyal, Stockholm

“If you Don’t Like Art, Goodbye, Fuck Off, Go Home”, Nordic Contemporary Art Collection (NoCo), Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium

“Painting or Not”, KaviarFactory, Henningsvær

 

2016

“Beloved in the Landscape”, New Bretagne / Belle Air, Essen

“En kollektiv psykogeografisk guide til Oslo”, Tegnebienallen 2016, Oslo

“... ma l’amor mio non muore. Opere della Collezione Alloggia”, Casa museo Ivan Bruschi, Arezzo

“T293-in-residence”, Via Gabba 1, Milan

“NN-A NN-A NN-A (2)”, Stavanger Art Museum

“The World is Made of Stories”, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo

 

2015

“Parked Like Serious Oysters”, Staedelschule Graduation Show, Museum fur Moderne Kunst 3/Zollamt

“F R I E N D S”, Evelyn Yard, London

Frieze New York (with T293)

“Karmic Thermal”, Ideal Uh-huh, Berlin

“Outdoor I”, Warm Sao Paulo, video screening programme

“NN-A NN-A NN-A”, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo

 

2014

“The Go-Between”, Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte, Naples

“De Generation of Painting”, Fondazione 107, Turin

“The Tentant”, VI, VII, Oslo

“Nuit Americaine Day-For-Night”, Office Baroque at Entrepots Gerard Koninckx Freres, Brussels

NADA New York (with Anat Ebgi)

“Do not Disturb (At the invitation of Elmgreen & Dragset)”, Gerhardsen Gerner, Oslo

”Touched (2)”, apt 302, Marseilles

 

2013

“Snakes in the Grass”, Clarence Mews at 10 Northington Street/Laura Bartlett Project Space, London

“Touched”, Art Metropole, Toronto

“Mild Mania”, 68 Square Meters Art Space, Copenhagen

“Influence”, 1m3, Lausanne

“Merry Company” duo-show with Buck Ellison, Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf, Frankfurt

“Wassup Painters”, Anat Ebgi, Los Angeles

“After School Special: Følsomme Gutter 3”, Landmark, Bergen Kunsthall

 

2012

Art Basel Miami Beach (with D’amelio)

“Pour ce laine” Leonhardi Kulturprojekte e.V., Frankfurt

“Heather”, busysleep.com

FIAC (with T293), Paris

“Idea is the Object”, D’Amelio, New York

 

2011

“Hard Glance //Soft Rock” Kuk & Parfyme zine # 2 Exhibtion, Holodeck, Oslo

“Deep Sea Adventure”, Some Apartment , London

“Projectile Weapons” duo-show with Thomas Grødal, NICC project space, Antwerpen

 

Publications:

 

“Let’s Take a Stand That Stands for a While”, selected poems by Henrik Olai Kaarstein,

edited by Bonny Poon (upcoming)

“The Go-Between”, Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte, Exhition Catalouge

“NA-A NA-A NA-A” at Astrup Fearnley Museum, Exhibiton Catalouge

Short story, “Let’s Take a Stand That Stands for a While”, in “Tales from the Crypt”, Staedelschule Pure Fiction publication

Photoseries in AAA Magazine issue #1

Poster in Trusu Fanzine

 

Collections:

 

Astrup Fearnley Museum, Oslo

NOCO Nordic Contemporary Art Collection

Kistefos Art Museum, Norway