Anders Kjellesvik

 

Biography

1980    Born on the island Stord, NO
Lives and works in Oslo, NO

EDUCATION

2003 – 2005 The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen, Denmark
2003 Academy of Fine Arts Helsinki / Kuvataideakatemia, Finland
2002 Art Academy of Sarajevo, exchange project October 2002, Bosnia and Herzegovina
2001 – 2004 The National Collage of Art, Bergen, Norway
2000 – 2001 Bergen Art School, Norway

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016

Galleri LNM, Oslo, NO

2015

Über ende und Anfang, Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin, DE
Found and Lost, Haugesund Billedgalleri, NO

2013

Anders Kjellesvik / Monique van Genderen / J. A. Pramuhendra, Gallerie Michael Janssen, Berlin, DE
Untitled (New Prints), Trykkeriet, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Bergen, NO

2011

Varmrøkt Vernissage, Nordisk Kunstnarsenter, NKD, Dale, NO

2010

Leila, Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen, NO
Tour of the British Isles, United Kingdom. Boomerang Boat Museum, South Shields, UK
Cabaret, UKS Sommerfest, Ringsveen, Lillehammer, NO
In lack of a better name, Snowball Editions, Oslo, NO
Lyset i Varanger, Finnmark Fylkeskommune, NO
Half-Way – at Stord, so late a lonely shore, Giga, Stord, NO
Besichtigung Vol. 2, Håvard Arnhoff Portrait Gallery, Oslo, NO

2009

Smeden og Vandreren, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, NO
The Smith and the Wanderer, Campers / Norsk Billedhoggerforening, Markveien, Oslo, NO
Bermuda Triangle / Call of the Wild, The Overlooked Space, Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, CA
Dérive, Galleri Hartwich, Sellin, Rügen, DE
Bermuda Triangle / Journey to the Underworld, Gallery Volt, Bergen, NO
Porträits, Landschaften und Kartoffeln, Münsterlandfestival 2009, Münster, DE
Wanderlust, GAD, Oslo, NO

2008

Bermuda Triangle / Lolita, France Fiction, Paris, FR
Rock Island, Gallerinatten, Unten Drunter, Malmö, SE

2007

Sagatìmi, Dwarf Gallery, Reykjavik, IS
Flag Monument, Sørfinnset, NO
A Voyage on the North Sea, Unorossodue, Milano, IT

2006

Sky High, Bastard, Oslo, NO
Rainbow Warriors, Inndyr, NO
Collective Shovel,og Kaffe, Seilduksgata 25a, Oslo, NO
Moving In, GAD, Oslo, NO

2005

Loffere / Tramps, Tou Kunsthall / Tou Scene, a 700 km walk from Oslo to Stavanger, Norway, Dagens Nyheter, Studentenes Roklubb, Kalvøya, NO
Polar Expedition, a series of public projects and concerts in the north of Norway, Hotel Dansk Pige, Bergen Kunsthall, NO
Liberty Monument, Galleri Festiviteten, Eidsvoll Verk, NO
Oslo Mobile Kunsthall, Oslo Kunsthall, NO

2004

Mixmaster / Peep Show, Galleri Q, Kæbenhavn, DK
Wish I was a young or a dead artist, Danske Grafikeres Hus, København, DK
100 nye portretter, Det Kongelige Danske Kunstakademi, DK
Round in Circles. sammen med Tim Bennett(UK). Kuvataideakatemian Galleria, Helsinki, FI

2004/2005

Tour of Europe: *
Malmö Kunsthall, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Stedelijk Museum, Kunsthal Rotterdam, K21
Düsseldorf, Kunsthalle Basel, Kunsthalle Zürich, PAC Milano, Villa Croce (Genova),
Musee d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain Nice, Musèe d’Art Contemporain de Marseille, Centre Pompidou (Paris), Palais de Tokyo (Paris), Museum für Moderne Kunst (Frankfurt), Neue Nationalgalerie (Berlin), Hamburger Bahnhof (Berlin), Kunsthallen Nikolaj (København)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

Volt, Bergen, NO

2014

Desert Island. The Museum of Longing and Failure, avTaggart and Lewis, RAKE Visningsrom, Trondheim, NO
How Green Was My Valley, Vevringutstillinga, NO

2013

7th Norwegian Sculpture Biennial 2013, Over bekken etter vann, The Vigeland Museum, Oslo, NO
Undercover: a Dialect, VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art, currated by Michele Horrigan, Carlow, IE
aiPotu at Landmark, Volt´s symposium on collectivity and collaboration in art, Bergen Kunsthall, Norway
Welcome to the Neighbourhood, ASKEATON CONTEMPORARY ARTS, Limerick, IE
Vestlandsutstillingen 2013, NO
drawNEARFAR, Winchester Gallery, UK
The Circle and the Square, Gruneløkka Kunsthall, Oslo, NO
10 year anniversary exhibition, the nord land / Sørfinnset Skole, Gildeskål, NO

2012

Unknown (Paintings), Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin, DE
Beacons and Cairns, NKD Pavillion, Bristol Biennial 2012, Bristol, UK
Bruk auga før du går inn i kott og krok, VU 2012, Haugesund Billedgalleri, NO
Vevringutstillinga, Vevring, NO
Preparation for an expedition, TorinOver 012, MAO – Museo d’Arte Orientale, Torino, IT
Five thousand generations of birds, Fitjar, NO
Potato Man and Death, A Ship Called She, Metro Arts Galleries, Brisbane, AU
Kome til deg i Tidende, Musea i Sogn og Fjordane, NO

2011

Statens 124. Kunstutstilling, Høstutstillingen, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, NO
Concentrate on the Devil – Stop concentrating on the Devil, Wildenbruchestr 81, Berlin, DE
Neukölln Norwegen, Galerie im Körnerpark, Berlin, DE
Spår, Malmø Kunstmuseum, Malmø, SE
November, Festiviteten, Eidsvoll Verk, NO
Practice for a Sunset, Tidens Krav, Oslo, NO
WunderbaumWanderlustWunderkammer, Harpefoss Hotell, Harpefoss, NO
Til Salgs, Østlandsutstillingen, Akershus Kunstsenter, Lillestrøm, NO

2010

You can find me in the garden if you want to, unless it’s poring down with rain, Bar 25, Berlin, DE
Svarteste natta i manns minne, Podium, Oslo, NO
Endless Boogie, Forgotten Bar, Berlin, DE
Salong 2010, Rod Bianco, Oslo, NO
Tegnebiannalen 2010, Momentumhallen Moss, NO
Nye medlemmer utstilling, Norske Grafikere, Oslo, NO
A formal figure, Forgotten Bar, Berlin, DE
Ayran & Yoga – The 1st Berlin Kreuzberg Biennal 2010, Berlin, DE

2009

Tempo som tanke – byrom som skisse, Telemark Kunstnersenter, Skien, NO 
Performance Festival, Kunstbanken, Hamar, NO
Dark Matters, Peder Balke Senteret, Toten, NO
Rote Licht, Ung Norsk Samtidsgrafikk, Norske Grafikere, Oslo, NO

2008

Battle of Herdla, Mellom Himmel og Hav 2, Performance Festival, Herdla, NO
Boomerang Boat, Revolutions forms that turn, Biennale of Sydney 2008, Sydney, AU
If you don´t like the weather, wait 15 minutes., Revolutions forms that turn, Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, AU
2008, Sydney, AU
Been there, done that, Echo, Transpalette, Bourges, FR
Out. Cold., Pavillon 7, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR
The Tempest, Tegnebiennalen 2008, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, NO
Reality Bliss, Kunstverket, Oslo, NO
Scandinavian Indie, Kunstverein Rüegen, Putbus, DE

2007

4. Grafikk-Triennale. Holbæk, DK
Gul och Blå, BotnikStudios. Hamburgsund, SE
The Sinking Boat Tent Project, The Tent Show. Nikolaj Kunsthall, København, DK
Two men record everything that happens in a square. L´Evolution de l´art, SPACE Projects,  SK
Eggs and Castles, MiArt. galleri Unorossodue, Milano, IT

2006

Happy Mountain Circus, Fragmented Show. Via Farini, Milano, IT
Travel Book, Momentum, Nordic Biennale for Contemporary Art. Moss, NO
Warm-Up, Corso Aperto, CASV.  Antonio Ratti Foundation, Como, IT
Noise Killer, Secret sounds from the underground, Radio(www.surinternet.org), Paris, FR
Scandinavian Driftwood. Nucleo de Arte, Maputo, MZ

2005

The Recycling Show. Stockholm Art Fair, SE
Tutkia Suomi, an expedition to Finland with Parfyme, DK

2004

Fremtidens Kontor, w/ N55 and Parfyme, Copenhagen, DK
Wanderlust, Danske Grafikeres Hus, Copenhagen, DK
Chrysalis, Stord Kunstforening, NO
HOHOT, Inner Mongolian Art Museum, CN
Mellom bakkar og berg, USF, Bergen, NO
Grafikk, Helsingör Libary, DK

2003

Art in Architecture, Kiasma, Helsinki, FI
Artist contribute society, Academy Gallery Sarajevo, Sarajevo, BA