Mikkel Carl | Galleri Jacob Bjorn

Born in Denmark

Studied at: 

2003-2009   MFA, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts

1998-2002    BA, History of Ideas, Aarhus University

 

Selected solo exhibitions:

 

2019          TBA, Viborg Kunsthal, Viborg

2018          "Hippies Don't Own the Sun", Les Gens Heureux, Copenhagen 
                  "TBA", M23, New York
                  "Haters Will Say it's Photoshop (part II)", Galleri Jacob Bjørn, Aarhus (upcoming)
                  "Greatest Hits", HfKoD, Holstebro (upcoming)

2017           "Flex on you Haters (part I)", Kbh_Kabinet, Glostrup
                  "Between Financial Entanglement and Corporal Decay", Last Resort, Copenhagen
                  "The Show Is Over, but Pictures Are Finally Up (retrospective)", Future Suburban Contemporary, Brønshøj (Curated by Jens Ivar Kjetså) 
                  "Those Who Are Awake Have a World in Common, While Each Person Asleep Has a World of His Own" – Solo presentation, M23, Code Art Fair, Copenhagen
                  "Bad Moon Rising", Montana Salen, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen

2016          "Now Moving Towards the Inner Circles of Reality", (home of) Ana Cristea, New York
                  "Smart Landscapes", Caves Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan
                   Solo presentation w/Last Resort, Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam

2015          "Language Dissolves as a Product of Love Begins", ANNAELLEGALLERY, Stockholm 
                  "A Host of Possible Drama and Exchange", Unknown Cargo, Copenhagen
                  "House Rules for the Living and the Dead", @home, Soroe 
                  "Talion", formic, Copenhagen
                  "We Are All Workers", Kunsthal Nord, Aalborg

2014           Solo presentation w/ Last Resort, Tropical, Le Carreau du Temple, Paris (Curated by GiorgioGalotti)
                  "Calculated Optimism", Last Resort, Copenhagen
                  "Grey Water", Point B, New York
                   Solo presentation w/Last Resort, Market Art Fair, Stockholm
                 "R.I.P. curl", Henningsen gallery
                 "0-110 DVC", ANNAELLEGALLERY, Stockholm

2013         "It looks fake, but it feels real", Accademia di Danimarca, Rome
                 "Poses", The Romanian Academy, Rome
                 "Brand New Paintings Caught in the Headlights of Parking Cars", Tallinn Tuesdays, Tallinn
                 "Fuck Yes", Tranen, Hellerup

2012         "New Paintings Caught in the Headlights of Parking Cars", Ringsted Galleriet, Ringsted
                 "Boredom is deep and mysterious", 77m3, Aarhus
                 "too sexy for my skin", Henningsen gallery, Copenhagen

2011          "The Invisible Hand", Dadapost, Berlin

2010         "IN OUT", Kopenhagen Contemporary 2010, Kopenhagen Art Institute, Copenhagen

2009        "The Number of the Beast", Pladsen, Copenhagen

2008        "Sky Above" – Heaven Below, Pladsen, Copenhagen

Selected group exhibitions

2019         "NATURE – Home and Workplace", Ljungberg Museum, Sweeden (Curated by Mette L. Thøgersen & Lisbeth Eugenie Christensen)

2018         "How to Start an Apartment in your Gallery", Les Gens Heureux, Copenhagen
                  Exhibition I, II, III – Bech Risvig Collection, Vestjyllands Kunstpavillon, Videbæk (upcoming)
                 "Specta SurPlus Store", Galleri Specta, Copenhagen (upcoming)
                 "Den Frie Udstilling, Den Frie" - Centre of Contempåorary Art, Copenhagen (upcoming)
                 "NATURE – Home and Workplace", Johannes Larsen Museet, Kerteminde (Curated by Mette L. Thøgersen & Lisbeth Eugenie Christensen) (upcoming)

                 "Interdimensionale", Gammelgaard, Herlev (Curated by Søren Hüttel & Søren Brøgger) (upcoming)

2017         "Cool, Calm and Collected", ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Aarhus 
                 "Textures", Koldinggade 12 (Curated by Søren Hüttel) 
                 "Engros", Grønttorvet, Copenhagen (Curated bySkulpturi) 
                 "Kiosk", Sydhavn Station, Copenhagen
                 "Den Frie Udstilling, Den Frie" – Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen

2016         "SOMEDAY A REAL RAIN WILL COME AND WASH ALL THE SCUM OFF THE STREETS", Nordic Contemporary, Paris (Curated by Andreas Emenius) 
                  ISCP Fall Open Studios, International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York 
                  Code Art Fair, Copenhagen (w/ Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City)
                 "BODY HOLES", Fear of Content @ 9th Berlin Biennale (Curated by New Scenario in collab. w/ Nuno Patricio, O Fluxo)
                 "Aujourd'huije dis
oui", Galeria da Boavista, Lisbon (curated by Aujourd'hui + Domenico de Chirico) 
                "Den Frie Udstilling, Den Frie" – Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen 
                "Alphabet", MateriaMultipli, Rome (curated by: Erica Cristadoro)
                 Material Art Fair, Mexico City (w/ Last Resort, Copenhagen)

               "The Wrong" – New Digital Art Biennale
               "Episode 4: Bathroom", OSLO 10, Basel (Organized by Agatha Valkyrie Ice, Paul Barsch & Tilman Hornig)
2015       "Sliver Surfer" (curated by Just Quist and Koen Delaere)
                Officielle Art Fair, Paris (w/ Last Resort, Copenhagen) 
               "The Lorax Poems", Good Work Gallery, New York (curated by Zachary Smith) 
                Artissima Art Fair, Turin (w/ Last Resort, Copenhagen) 
               "TRUST" – The Salon, Copenhagen Art Festival, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen (curated by Sonia Dermience)  
               "Crystal Readings", Soy Capitáin, Berlin (curated by Gislind Köhler) 
               "TEXT after TEKST, Den Frie" – Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen 
               "Club of Matinée Idolz", Co2 Gallery, Turin 
               "Searching for Devices", basis, Frankfurt (curated by Gislind Köhler)
               "From Point A to PointB and back again", Point B, New York

 

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