Kaspar Oppen Samuelsen | Galleri Jacob Bjorn

Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Studied at:

2000-2003   BFA. (Hons.) Fine art. Contemporary critical theory. Goldsmiths College. University of London. England. UK.

2008-2011     MFA. Fine art. Royal Academy of Fine Arts. Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Selected solo exhibitions and presentations:

 

2017            "The Liquid Sheep" feat. Peninsula Extras, with Marie-Louise Vittrup, in TULCA17, They Call Us The Screamers, curated by Matt Packer, Connacht Tribune Print Works, Galway, Ireland.
                    "Fugl på Line", Politikens Forhal, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2016            "Broken Dial", Bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "Ants play man to sleep in soft concerts", with Marie-Louise Vittrup, Treignac Projet, Treignac, France.
                    "Primavera Exoskeleton", Jacob Bjørn, Århus, Denmark.

2015            "Hvad gør vi, når vi lander?" (What do we do, when we land?), LARM, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "Commisioned work for VIA University College", Århus, Denmark.

2014            "Commisioned work for The Court of Western Denmark, Viborg, Denmark.

2013            "Luring a Giant", LARM, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2012            "Mænd og ænder", Traneudstillingen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2011             "Village Paradise", LARM, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2010            "I begyndelsen var der noget og i slutningen var der noget andet, men kyllingen har en flot mave, så vi går en god tid i møde."
(In the beginning there were something and in the end there were something else, but the chicken has a generous stomach, so we will proceed towards a time of

prosperity.) , BKS Garage, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2009            "Rytterknas", Galleri Esplanaden, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2008            "The [weit]", NLH space, with Marie-Louise Vittrup, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2006            "Body-Double, Koh-I-Noor and Lokale 20", EDB Erindring, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Selected group exhibitions:

2017             "TULCA17, They Call Us The Screamers", curated by Matt Packer, Connacht Tribune Print Works, Galway, Ireland.
                    "NordArt", Kunstwerk Carlshütte, Büdelsdorf, Germany.

2016            "Two by Two", Bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2015            "Regroup", Jacob Bjørn, Århus, Denmark.

2014            "Betroet Tvivl" - Kunstnerkeramik nu, Vejen Kunstmuseum, Vejen, Denmark.

2013            "O Chair O Flesh", curated by Matt Packer,Treignac Projet, Treignac, France.
                    "GROWTH", Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, Denmark.

2012            "Rock – Paper – Scissors" , LARM, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "The Obsolete Man of Schopenhauer", Nakagawa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
                    "CLAIM", curated by Manuel Wischnewski, Neue Berliner Räume, Berlin, Germany.

2011             "Baroque", LARM, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "Snowblind", Galerieweissraum, Kyoto, Japan.

2010            "Anstrøg", Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "Snowblind", BKS Garage, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "He who bends has lost", Backyard Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2009           "IKK Festival 09", University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "Palles børnebørn", Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2008           "Evergreens – Grethes børnebørn", Rumkammerat, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "The Urge to Plunge", Galerie Chateau de Bouglinster, Luxembourg.
                    "Irma moving arts, Jury´s selection", Karrierebar, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                    "Urban pedestals and Suburban pedestal", Helsinki, Finland.

2007           "(t)here", Q, The Royal Academy of Fine Arts Copenhagen, Denmark.
                   "Sange fra kælderen", with Huskegruppen- Peter Brandt and Tomas Lagermand Lundme,Galleri Projekt, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                   "Supermarket", Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, Sweden.

2006          "The Gift", Beaver Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                   "Politikens forhal", Copenhagen, Denmark.
                   "Greengrass display", Bingohallen, Vestergågades Passage, Copenhagen, Denmark.

"2004          Fedex Young Contemporaries", House Gallery, Camberwell, London, England.
                   "Nth Art Exhibit 001. OLS&CO", Arsenal, London, England.

2003          "Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy", House Gallery, Camberwell, London, England.
                   "Squat, Sales des Fetes", Avenue Charlotte, Oberkorn, Luxemburg.
                   "Goldsmiths Degree Show", Goldsmiths College, New Cross, London, England.

2002          "Art Below Zero", Notting Hills Arts Club, Notting Hill, London, England. 
                  "Restoration, The Crypt", Deptford, London, England.

2001          "Blinkered", Goldsmiths College, London, New Cross, England.

2000         "Forårsudstillingen", Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark.

1999          "Kunstnernes Efterårsudstilling", Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                  "Forårsudstillingen", Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark.

1998          "Kunstnernes Efterårsudstilling", Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                  "Killing Fields", Spray Exhibition, The Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark.
                   Galleri 12, Danmarks Radio, Aarhus, Denmark.

Awards:

2013           The Rockwool Prize

2011            Nordic Art Talents

2010           Hielmstierne-Rosencroneske Stiftelse rejselegat

2009          Tegneinspektør Søren Chr. Jensen og Hustrus Hæderslegat

        Opening hours:

 

Thursday                12am–5pm

Friday                      12am–5pm

Saturday                 11am–3pm

Contacts:
phone: + 45 23 24 56 64
e-mail: mail@jacobbjorn.com
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