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Bjørnstjerne Reuter Christiansen, b. 1969
Jakob Fenger, b. 1968
Rasmus Nielsen, b. 1969
 
SUPERFLEX was formed in 1993.
Work and live in Copenhagen, Denmark.
 
 
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
 
2019
It’s Not The End of the World, Cisternerne, Copenhagen, Denmark
Flooded McDonald’s, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME, USA
 
2018
We Are All In The Same Boat, MOAD MDC, Miami, USA
The more you know, the better decisions you make, Centro de Creación Contemporánea de Andalusia, Córdoba, Spain
Connect With Us, von Bartha, Basel, Switzerland
One, Two, Three, Swing!, Copenhagen Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark
Whatever Works, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA, USA
European Union Mayotte, CAM - Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
 
2017
One, Two, Three, Swing!, Tate Modern, London, UK
Euro, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
C.R.E.A.M. - 5 year plan, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
Hospital Equipment, von Bartha, Basel, Switzerland
Den Grønne Ø i Det Røde Hav, DIAS - Digital Interactive Art Space, Vallensbæk, Denmark
Tate Exchange, Tate Modern, London, UK
 
2016
The Liquid State - one year project, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
Superfake / The Parley, ASU - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ, USA
The Corrupt Show and The Speculative Machine, MAC, Santiago, Chile
Superfake / The Parley, Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden
The Corrupt Show, Las Naves, Valencia, Spain
 
2015
It’s Permitted to Permit, Museum of Tomorrow, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Euphoria Now, von Bartha, Basel, Switzerland
You can’t eat identity, Nils Stærk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Modern Times Forever, FRAC Normandie Caen, Caen, France
 
2014
Rirkrit Tiravanija and SUPERFLEX, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA, USA
 
2013
Working Title: A Retrospective Curated by XXXXXXXXX, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Corrupt Show and the Speculative Machine, Fundación Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico
SUPERFLEX: Mærsk - Operaen, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens
SUPERFLEX, Jousse-Enterprise, Paris, France
Flooded McDonald’s, De Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA, USA
Modern Times Forever, Highline, New York City, NY, USA
SUPERFLEX, Politikens Forhal, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
2012
SUPERFLEX + Simon Starling: Reprototypes, Triangulations and Road Tests, TBA21, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
Bent, Pressed, Compressed, Welded, and then Copied, Musée d’Art Moderne, St. Etienne
Bankrupt Banks, Peter Blum Gallery, New York City, NY, USA
Palestinian Eurovision, Nils Stærk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Flooded McDonald’s, The Cube Project Space, Taipei, Taiwan
Modern Times Forever, 1301PE, Los Angeles, LA, USA
SUPERFLEX: Flooded McDonald’s, Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
 
2011
Modern Times Forever, IHME Festival, Helsinki, Finland
Flooded McDonald’s, Museum Kunst der Westküste, Alkersum, Germany
Flooded McDonald’s, PILOT Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
e.g. (in collaboration with Simon Starling), Universalmuseum Joanneum, Styria, Australia
Modern Times Forever, Jousse-Enterprise, Paris, France
Foreigners, please don’t leave us alone with the danes!, Nils Stærk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Financial Crisis, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
 
2010
A Cockroach Tour of the Science Museum, Science Museum, London, UK
Flooded McDonald’s, Peter Blum Gallery, New York City, NY, USA
Flooded McDonald’s, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, Wales, UK
In-between Minimalism / Free Sol Lewitt, Van AbbeMuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Crimetime, Vitensfabrikken (Science Centre), Sandness, Norway
2000 Watts Society, Bgz Baugenossen schafft Zurrenden Architecht - public art, Zurich, Switzerland
Flooded McDonald’s & Burning Car, Fundação Nabuco, Recife, Brazil
Flooded McDonald’s, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian, Washington D.C., MD, USA
SUPERFLEX: Hypnosis Group Session, Nils Stærk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
2009
Flooded McDonald’s, South London Gallery, London, UK
Porcelain Pirates, Zeeuws Museum, Middelburg, The Netherlands
Blackout (collaboration with Simon Starling), Brandts, Odense, Denmark
Burning Car, Jousse-Entreprise, Paris, France
SUPERFLEX, Fundação Joaquim Nabuco, Recife, Brazil
The Financial Crisis, Nils Stærk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Today We Don’t Use The Word Dollars, One Day Sculpture, Auckland, New Zealand
 
2008
Burning Car, De Vleeshal, Middelburg, The Netherlands
If value, then copy, Artspace, Auckland, New Zealand
 
2007
Copy Shop, Knoxville Art Gallery, Knoxville, USA
FREE BEER & Counter-game strategies, Galleria Vermelho, São Paulo, Brazil
Copy Right, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Free Beer, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
 
2006
FREE BEER & Counter-game strategies, Jack Hanley Gallery, San Fransisco, CA, USA
FREE SHOP, KBH Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
2005
Supershow / I was paid to go there, Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland
 
2004
SUPERFLEX (Superdanish), The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada
Free Shop, Gallery Side 2, Tokyo, Japan
Self-organize / Guaraná Power, REDCAT Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Supercopy / Occasionally Free / Open Market, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
 
2003
Counter-strike / Self-organize, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
Social Pudding (collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija), GfZK Leipzig, Germany
 
2002
Supergas, Kunstruimte Wagemanns, Grooningen, The Netherlands
SUPERFLEX tools + counter-strike, Rooseum, Malmö, Sweden
Foreigners, please don’t leave us alone with the danes!, public space Copenhagen, Denmark and Malmö, Sweden
 
2001
Supertool, Rooseum, Malmö, Sweden (1 year project)
The kitchen magazine station (collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija), Kunstverein Wolfburg, Wolfburg, Germany
 
2000
Superchannel / Coronation Court, Blue Coat Gallery, Liverpool, UK
 
1999
Karlskrona2 / Utrecht2, CASCO Projects, Utrecht, The Netherlands
SUPERFLEX Biogas in Africa, Artspace, Sydney, Australia
TOOLS, Kunstverein Wolfburg, Wolfburg, Germany
SUPERFLEX Biogas in Africa, Hillside Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Superchannel, Artspace 1%, Copenhagen, Denmark
Superchannel / Tenantspin, FACT - Foundation for Art and Creative Technology, Liverpool, UK
 
1998
SUPERFLEX Biogas in Africa, Accès Local, Paris, France
Three public projects: www.karlskrona.org, Blekinge Museum, Karlskrona, Sweden
 
1997
SUPERFLEX Biogas in Africa, Atenum Art Museum
 
1996
Orange Ist Human, Service Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
 
 
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 
2019
Dive-In, Desert X, Coachella Valley, CA, USA
Vertiginous Data, MMCA, Seoul, South Korea
Undefined Territories. Reflections on Postcolonialism, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
Eco-Visionaries, Royal Academy of Art, London, UK
Concrete Contemporary, Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zürich, Switzerland
CPH:DOX, Copenhagen, Denmark
This Must Be True, Khoj International Artists’ Association, New Dehli, India
Political Affairs. Language is not Innocent, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Migration: Traces in an Art Collection, Tensta Konsthall, Spånga, Sweden
Eldorado, lille3000, Lille, France
 
2018
The Artist is Present, Yuz Museum, Shanghai, China
Creators of European Digital Culture, The European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium
Transit, KØS - Museet for kunst i det offentlige rum, Køge, Denmark
The Playground Project - Outdoor, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
Dismantling the Scaffold, Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong, China
Debt, Qalandiya International, Khalil Sakakini Cultural Centre, Ramallah, Palestine
Imagined Borders, 12th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea
Eco-Visionaries, MAAT - Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology, Lisboa, Portugal
Object Love, Museum De Domijnen, Sittard, The Netherlands
12th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea
Anthropocenic: Art About the Natural World in the Human Era, Bate College Museum of Art, Lewiston, ME, USA
Art / Action: Artists’ Film, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, UK
Big Art, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Constructing the World: Art and Economy 1919 - 1939 and 2008 - 2018, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
Creative Infidelities. On Landscape Architecture of Topotek1, Galeriefür Zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Furniture by Artists, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
I SEE YOU, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA, USA
Kunsthalle for Music, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
La Complainte du Progrès, MRAC - Musée regional d’art contemporain, Sérignan, France
Labor and Materials, 21c Museum Hotels, Bentonville, AR, USA
Modelos tradicionales, C3A - Centro de Creación Contemporánea de Andalucía, Córdoba, Spain
Møenlight Sonata, Kunsthal 44 Møen, Møn, Denmark
Nordic Impressions, The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., USA
Northern Exposure: Contemporary Nordic Arts Revealed, Nordic Museum, Seattle, WA, USA
République Géniale, Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Rising Waters, Brussels Urban Landscape Biennial, Brussels, Belgium
Tale of an Ocean, La Mar de Músicas, Cartagena, Spain
The Museum Imagined, Centro Pecci, Prato, Italy
There Will Come Soft Rains, Kunstverein Basis, Frankfurt, Germany
The Value of Freedom, Belvedere 21, Vienna, Austria
 
2017
ARoS Triennial - The Garden, ARoS, Aarhus, Denmark
Elevation1049 - Avalanches, Gstaad, Switzerland
Sharjah Biennial Art Biennial, Sharjah, UAE
Infinite Blue, Brooklyn Museum, New York City, NY, USA
Kapitalströmung, Kunsthalle Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
Dizziness: Navigating the Unknown, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
Show Me The Money, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark
Eat Me: Mad i kunst og design, Trapholt, Kolding, Denmark
Artprojects Metzingen, Metzingen, Germany
24/7. Connected, CentroCentro, Madrid, Spain
BFI London Film Festival, London, UK
Anklaget - Design i Retten, Trapholt, Kolding, Denmark
Berlin Short Film Festival, Berlin, Germany
Botanical Garden Cualicán, Cualicán, Mexico
Apocalypse: End Without End, Das Naturhistorische Museum, Bern, Switzerland
Car Service II, Enterprise Projects Athens, Athens, Greece
Cool, Calm and Collected, ARoS, Aarhus, Denmark
Dizziness: Navigating the Unknown, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland and Kunsthaus Graz, Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Austria
Energi(ética), Monumento a los Héroes, Bogotá, Colombia
Everyday Life - Signs of Awareness, 21st Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
Group Therapy: Mental Distress in a Digital Age, The Big Anxiety, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Hvad gør kunst på hospitaler?, KØS, Køge, Denmark
Human Rights Art and Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia
L’autre… De L’image à la Réalité, Maison Populaire, Montreuil, France
Le travail à l’ouvre, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France
Les Objets Domestiquent, FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais, Dunkerque, France
CPH:DOX, Copenhagen, Denmark
Staying Power, ASU - Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ, USA
Sunset Decor, Mariann Goodman Gallery, New York City, NY, USA
Water Was Here Before, Corridor Project Space, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 
2016
Nanjing International Art Festival, Nanjing, China
Emscherkunst, Emscher, The Netherlands
6th Marrakech Biennial, Marrakech, Marocco
11th Shanghai Biennial, Shanghai, China
APAP5, Anyang Public Art Project, Anyang, South Korea
Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park, Laguna Gloria, Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX, USA
Cornucopia, Shepparton Art Museum, Shepparton, Australia
Cycle Festival, Iceland
Design and Violence, Trinity College, Science Gallery Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Fra Videokunst til Billedkunst, Nivaagaards Malerisamling, Nivaa, Denmark
Human Rights in Film, Warsaw Watch Docs, Warsaw, Poland
Money, Good and Evil, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden Museum, Baden-Baden, Germany
Naturally Obscure, Passerelle Centre d’Art Contemporain, Brest, France
No Man is an Island - The Satanic Verses, ARoS, Aarhus, Denmark
On Repeat: The Disruptive Copy, Te Uru Waitakere Contemporary Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Flagship Shelters, Roskilde Festival, Roskilde, Denmark
Send in the Clowns, Nils Stærk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Rotterdam International Film Festival, Rotterdam, Denmark
The New Human, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Trans-Pacific Transmissions: Video Art Across the Pacific, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, Canada
We TransForm: Design between Dystopia and Utopia, Neues Museum, Nürnberg, Germany
What Next: The Crash, 38CC, Delft, The Netherlands
 
2015
TOKYO - Sensing the Cultural Magma of the Metropolis, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
Art Relay / Stafetteen, Gl. Strand, Copenhagen, Denmark
Beaufort 2015: Beyond Borders, De Haan, Belgium
4th Dojima Biennale: Take Me To The River, Osaka, Japan
The Way Things Go, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, USA
10th Baltic Contemporary Art Biennial, Szczecin, Poland
Can You Hear Me? Music Labels by Visual Artists, Onomatopee project space, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Flowers for Poul, Galleri Bo Bjerregaard, Copenhagen, Denmark
Group Therapy: Mental distress in a digital age, FACT - Foundation for Art and Creative Technology, Liverpool, UK
Les ruses de l’intelligence, Parc Saint Léger - Centre d’art contemporain, Pougues-les-Eaux, France
Lige ved næsten: socialengageret samtidskunst, Museet for Religiøs Kunst, Lemvig, Denmark
Jakarta Biennale, Jakarta, Indonesia
Remember Lidice, Exhibition Block GmbH, Berlin, Germany
Stafetten, Gl. Strand, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Maldives Exodus Caravan Show, LAZNIA, Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland
 
2014
Testigo Del Siglo, Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Zapopan, Mexico
In _ We Trust - Art and Money, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, USA
Grip friheten! Take Liberty!, Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
Insert 2014, IGNCA - Indira Gandhi Natiocal Centre for the Arts, New Delhi, India
600 Mio. Freunde und Komplizen, Künstlerhaus Wien, Vienna, Austria
Anatomy of Anxieties, Edouard Malingue Gallery, Hong Kong, China
Art Basel Film Section, Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Bloodflames Revisted, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York City, NY, USA
Carl Nielsen og Anne Marie Carl-Nielsens Legat, Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark
Damage Control: Art and Destruction since 1950, MUDAM, Luxembourg, Luxembourg and Hirshhorn Museum / Smithsonian, Washington D.C., MD, USA
Day After Debt, Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, East Lansing, MI, USA
Disobedience Archive, SALT Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
Fields: patterns of social, scientific and technological transformations, RIXC - The Centre for New Media Culture, Riga, Latvia
Don’t Embarrass the Bureau, Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden
New Ways of Doing Nothing, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
Over and Over the Rainbow, Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon, Isreal
Picture Ballot! Monolithic Water, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
Re/Production, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Reines Wasser: The Most Valuable Resource in the World, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria
Still Waters Run Deep, Sculpture Odense14, Odense, Denmark
Witness of the Century, Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Zapopan, Mexico
examples to follow! expeditions in aesthetics and sustainability, examples to follow!, Zollverein, Germany and Museo Metropolitano de Lima, Lima, Peru
The Maldives Exodus Caravan Show, CCA Andratx, Andratx, Spain; Silent Barn, New York City, NY, USA and Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts, Auckland, New Zealand
The Talking Cure, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, ON, USA
The Working Life, Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, Brisbane, Australia
 
2013
Without Reality There Is No Utopia, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Fransisco, USA
9th Gwangju Biennale Folly Project, Gwangju, Korea
Imagine Employment, MoMA PS1, New York City, USA
The Spirit of Utopia, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
Yes Naturally: How art saves the world, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague, The Netherlands
Sharjah Art Biennial, Sharjah, UAE
Turn off the Sun: Selections from la Colecciön Jumex, ASU Art Museum, Tempe, AZ, USA
Workplace, Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, UK
The Desire for Freedon: Art in Europa since 1945, Palazzo Reale, Milan Italy; Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia and MOCAK - Muzeum Sztuki Wspólczenej, Krakow, Poland
(Im)material Labour, Art Exchange, Colchester, Essex, UK
(Un)natural Limits, Austrian Cultural Forum New York, New York City, NY, USA
Bezine. The energies of your mind, La Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy and Palazzo Re Enzo, Bologna, Italy
Farmacias de Similares, Museo Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico
It’s a Political Economy, Stupid, Gallery 400, Chicago, IL, USA and Pori Art Museum, Pori, Finland
In Deed: Certifications of Authenticity in Art, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania and Wetherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC, USA
Les Nouvelles Babylones, Parc Saint Léger - Centre d’art contemporain, Pougues-les-Eaux, France
Nordic Outbreak, Scandinacia House, New York City, NY, USA
People Have the Power, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain
near. closer, together, Sofia Contemporary, Sofia, Bulgaria
The Unanswered Question - Iskele2, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany
Ways of working: the incidental object, Fondazione Merz, Turin, Italy
Workplace, Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, UK and Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston, UK
examples to follow! expeditions in aesthetics and sustainability, Galeria Marta Traba, São Paulo, Brazil
 
2012
Print/Out, MoMA Museum of Modern Art, New York City, USA
TRACK, S.M.A.C.K., Ghent, Belgium
Creative Destruction, The Kitchen, New York City, USA
7th Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK
Primer Acto / First Act, Tamayo Museum, Mexico City
Utopie Gesamtkunstwerk, Augarten Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
Show Off, Malmö Konsthall, Sweden and The Point Centre for Contemporary Art, Cyprus
4 Films, Peter Blum Gallery, New York City, NY, USA
Enacting populism in its mediæscape, Kadist Art Foundation,  Paris, France
Around Every Corner, Elastic Gallery, Malmö, Sweden
Car Culture. The Car as a Sculpture, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria
Cartographies of Hope: Change Narratives, DOX - Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic
Collaborations & Interventions, CCA Andratx, Andratx, Spain and Nymphius Projekte, Berlin, Germany
Matter of Choices, CCA Andratx, Andratx, Spain
How Much Fascism?, BAK - Basis voor Actuele Kunst, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Roesler hotel #20: The Good and the Bad, Galeria Nara Roesler, São Paulo, Brazil
Show Off, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden and The Point Centre for Contemporary Art, Nicosia, Cyprus
The Desire for Freedon: Art in Europa since 1945, Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin, Germany
Touch, Futura Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic
Underværker, KUNSTEN, Aalborg, Denmark
Utopia Gesamtkunstwerk, 21er Haus, Vienna, Austria
Independent People: Collaborations and Artist Initiatives, Reykjavik Arts Festival, Reykjavik, Iceland
In Deed: Certifications of Authenticity in Art, The Drawing Center, New York City, NY, USA; SALT Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey; Mumbai Art Room, Mumbai, India; Nero HQ, Rome, Italy  and John M. Flaxman Library Special Collections, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
examples to follow! expeditions in aesthetics and sustainability, Iberia Art Centre for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China and Gallery Maskara, Mumbai, India
 
2011
Daydream Believer!!, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
3rd Singapore Biennale, Singapore, Singapore
Living as Form, Creative Time, New York City, NY, USA
Without Reality There is no Utopia, CAAC, Sevilla, Spain
Details, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway
4th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea
6th Momentum Biennial, Moss, Norway
5th Jakarta International Video Festival, Jakarta, Indonesia
Absentee Landlord, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
2112: Imagining the Future, RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
Car Fetish. I drive therefore I am, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
In Deed: Certifications of Authenticity in Art, Kabinetten van de Vleeshal, Middelsburg, The Netherlands; LA Galleria di Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy and Khoj International Artists’ Association, New Dehli, India
Involuntary, fordPROJECT, New York City, NY, USA
It’s the Political Economy, Stupid, Open Space, Vienna, Austria
Living as Form, Creative Time, New York City, NY, USA
Out of Storage, Marres - Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Regress/Progress: Laboratory of the Future, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
Without Reality There Is No Utopia, CAAC - Centro Andaluz Arte Contemporáneo, Sevilla, Spain
Temporal Anomalies, 5x6x9, Berlin, Germany
Terms of Belonging, Overgaden - Institut for Samtidskunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Global Contemporary. Art World After 1969, ZKM - Centrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe, Germany
On the Metaphor of Growth, Kunstverein Hannover, Germany
Vermessung der Welt. Heterotopien und Wissensure in der Kunst, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
examples to follow! expeditions in aesthetics and sustainability, Zulturhalle Pfaffenhofen, Pfaffenhofen, Germany and Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, Dessau, Germany
 
2010
Ecologica, MAM, São Paulo, Brazil
8th Shanghai Biennial, Shanghai, China
10th Taipei Biennial, Taipei, Taiwan
Destøy Design: Contemporary art and design from the Collection of FRAC Nord-Pas de Calais, MUDAC - Musée de design et d’arts appliqués contemporains, Lausanne, France
The Graphic Unconscious, Philagrafika, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, USA
PowerGames, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
Fair Use: Information Piracy and Creative Commons in Art and Design, Glass Curtain Gallery, Columbia College, Chicago, IL, USA
Five easy pieces, Gallery Franco Noero, Turin, Italy
21st Century: Art in the First Decade, QAGOMA - Queensland Art Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
8th Shanghai Biennial, Shanghai, China
Broken Fall, Galleria Enrico Astuni, Bologna, Italy
La Manif d’Art 5, The Québec City Biennial, Quebec, Canada
Manufacturing Today, Kulturbunker Dora, Trondheim, Norway
Midsummer Festival, Cork, Ireland
One Room, One Work, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Powergames, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
Project Europa: Imagining the (Im)possible, Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA and Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York City, NY, USA
Résilience, Espace d’Art Contemporain La Tôlerie, Clemont Ferrand, France
Rethink Kakotopia, Tensta Konsthall, Spånga, Sweden
Starter, ARTER - space for art, Istanbul, Turkey
Survival Kit, Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, Riga, Latvia
Traversing The Fantasy, pt.2, The Cube Project Space, Taipei, Taiwan
Uncertain Spector, EMPAC - Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center, Troy, NY, USA
examples to follow! expeditions in aesthetics and sustainability, Uferhallen, KunstAktien, Berlin, Germany and Westindischer Kunstverein e.V., Gartow, Germany
 
2009
The World is Yours, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark
One day sculpture, Auckland, New Zealand
Frieze Films / Channel 4, Frieze Art Fair, London, UK
Assume Nothing: New Social Practice, The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Conventions, MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, Miami, FL, USA
11th Swiss Sculpture Exhibition, Biel, Switzerland
2nd Athens Biennale, Athens Greece
Black Hole, CCA Andratx, Andratx, Spain and Nymphius Projekte Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Green Platform: Art Ecology Sustainability, Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy
RETHINK Contemporary Art and Climate Change, Kunsthal Nikolaj, Copenhagen, Denmark
Schönes Wetter heute, n’est-ce pas, Henning?, Kunsthal 44 Møen, Møn, Denmark
Who is betting on 47?, Nassauische Kunstverein Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany
Winter Light, 1301PE, Los Angeles, CA, USA
 
2008
5th Berlin Biennial, Berlin, Germany
Terms of Use, Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria, Spain
6th Taipei Biennial, Taipei, Taiwan
Collections: Permanent / Provisoire2, MUba - Musee des Beaux Arts, Tourcoing, France
Dynamo08, Haugesund, Norway
Food for Thought, U-TURN, Møn, Denmark
Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art, Glasgow, UK
I Love Malmö Kumu Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
Magazine08: Positive Critical Imagination, Edinburgh Art Festival, Edinburgh, UK
Manual CC. Instructions for Beginners and Advanced Players, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
Nomad Academy Goes Public, Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah, UAE
Who killed the painting?, Neves Museum - Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Design, Nürnberg, Germany
Working Men, Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland
Prospect1, Prospect New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, USA
 
2007
Wouldn’t it be nice, Centre d’Art Contemporain Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Social Systems, Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, UK
Cómo vivir juntos, MAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago, Chile
2nd Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
Modelle für Morgen, Europäische Kunsthalle Köln, Cologne, Germany
27a Bienal de São Paulo: Cómo vivir juntos, MAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago, Chile
Achtung! Kunst!, Det Nationale Fotomuseum, Det Kgl. Bibliotek, Copenhagen, Denmark
Existencias, MUSAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain
Modelle für Morgen, Deutschen Bank, Europäische Kunsthalle Köln, Cologne, Germany
Wouldn’t it be nice… Wishful thinking in art and design, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland; The Somerset House, London, UK and Museum für Gestaltung, Zurich, Switzerland
 
2006
Radical Software, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Fransisco, USA and Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark
SID NED! (public project), Nørrebro, Copenhagen, Denmark
Group Therapy, MUSEION - Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bolzano, Italy
27th São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo, Brazil
Shiftscale - Sculpture at the Extended Field, Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia
6th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea
Art Link, Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden
EVA Internation Biennial, Limerick, Ireland
Exportable Good: Danish Art Now, Krinzinger Projekte, Vienna, Austria
Global Groove, Te Art Gallery of Knoxville, Knoxville, TN, USA
Glocalization, The Berezdivin Collection, Santurce, Puerto Rico
Regarding Denmark, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Centre, Athens, Greece
The show will be open when the show will be closed, Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, France
 
2005
9th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
D.Day, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Populism, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania; National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany
Emergencias, MUSAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Léon, Spain
Collective Creativity, Kunsthalle Fridricianum, Kasel, Germany
Shrinking Cities, Galeries für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany,
9th Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
Crosstown Traffic: Cutting edge video art from FACT, Apeejay Media Gallery, New Delhi, India
ErsatzStadt, Volksbühne am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, Germany
Zero Interest!, Galleria Civica d’Arte Contemporarea of Trento, Trento, Italy
Utopia Station, World Social Forum, Porto Alegre, Brazil
 
2004
Utopia Station II, Haus Der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Socle du Monde 2, Herning Kunstmuseum, Herning, Denmark
Controlled Democracy, White Space Gallery, London, UK
Minority Report: Challenging Intolerance in Contemporary Denmark, Århus Kunstbygning, Aarhus, Denmark
Monument - Samtidskunst i byrummet (public space), Copenhagen, Denmark
 
2003
Happiness, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Utopia Station, 50th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Nobody is an Island, GAK - Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany
Arcadia: the other life of video games, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand
Global Priority, Herter Art Gallery - University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
 
2002
BIG, Torino Biennial, Turin, Italy
Everything can be different, ICI traveling exhibition, USA
Open_Source_Art_Hack, New Museum, New York City, NY, USA
The Global Complex, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria
Ecovention, CAC, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Vollsmose public sculpture project, Odense, Denmark
4th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea
We are all sinners, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico and MARCO - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
 
2001
2nd Berlin Biennial, Berlin, Germany
Pyramids of Mars 2, Barbican Centre, London, UK
4FREE, BüroFriedrich, Berlin, Germany
5th Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah, UAE
Everything can be different, ICI - Independent Curators, traveling exhibition, USA
The Gift, Palazzo della Papesse, Siena, Italy and Centro Culturale Candiani, Mestre, Italy
Art and Digital Media, Transmediale.01, Berliner Kulturveranstaltung, Berlin, Germany
Utopia Now!, CCAC Watts Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Fransisco, CA, USA
Visionsindustri, Vestsjællands Kunstmuseum, Sorø, Denmark
 
2000
Democracy, RCA - Royal College of Art, London, UK
Plan B, DeAppel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Unhomely Home, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Germany
1st Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Nigata, Japan
NORTH Contemporary Art from Northern Europe, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
What If. Art on the verge of architecture and design, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
More works about building & food (collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija and Tobias Rehberger), Fundição de Oeiras, Oeiras, Portugal
 
1999
Cities on the move, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland and Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark
H99, Helsingør Værft, Helsingør, Denmark
 
1998
Something is Rotten in the State of Denmark, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Copenhagen Video, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, USA
Bicycle Thieves, Monk Parakeet, Chicago, IL, USA
Never Been in a Riot, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, UK
Transatlántico. Diseminación, Cruce y Desterritorialización, CAAM - Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas, Mallorca, Spain
 
1997
New Art from Denmark and Scandia, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark
Cruising, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Politisk Kunst, Kørners Kontor, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
1996
9 Dimensional Theory, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark
ArGenda96, Øksnehallen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Cocktail Party, SAGA Basement, Copenhagen, Denmark
Proms III, Brandts, Odense, Denmark
 
1995
2D, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark
Container95, Brandts, Odense, Denmark
Kunst på spritten, De Danske Spritfabrikker, Roskilde, Denmark
Maleri efter Maleri, Kastrupgårdsamlingen, Copenhagen, Denmark
RAM, Portalen - Køge Bugt Kulturhus, Køge, Denmark
Skulpturpark Billund, Billund, Denmark
 
1994
Åbningsudstilling, SAGA Basement, Copenhagen, Denmark
Årsudstillingen, Det Kongelige Danske Kunstakademi, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
1993
Forårsudstillingen, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Openingshow, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SELECTED PUBLIC PROJECTS:
 
2022      Havneholmen Metrostation, Copenhagen, Denmark
2019      Strawberry, Carrot, Garlic, Potato, Pear, Brocoli, Herlev Hospital, Herlev, Denmark
2019      Après Vous, Le Déluge, Galeries Lafayette, Paris, France
2018      Listen To Us, Tunaskolan, Lund, Sweden
2017      Jardin La Nurserie / The Nursery Garden, Saint-Denis, Saint-Pierre, Momoudzou, France
2016      Alice, Grand Paris Express, Paris, France
2013      The Bank, Sharjah, UAE
2011      Superkilen, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
 
SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
 
GfZK - Galeries für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
Arken - Modern Museum of Art, Ishøj, Denmark
National Museum of Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
MoMA, New York City, NY, USA
Royal National Photo Collection, Copenhagen, Denmark
MUSAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark
Jumex Collection, Mexico City, Mexico
Malmö Konstmuseum, Malmö, Sweden
Frac du Nord - Pas de Calais, Dunkerque, France
Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
MUSEION, Bolzano, Italy
Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
KUNSTEN, Aalborg, Denmark
Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
 
 
 
SELECTED AWARDS / MARKS OF HONOR:
 
2017      TBA21 Expeditions Leaders of The Current
2017      Wild Dreamer Award, Subversive Film Festival, Croatia. 
2016      Aga Khan Award for Architecture (Superkilen)
2015      Grand Prix, T-Mobile New Horizons International Film Festival, Poland (Kwassa Kwassa)
2014      Carl Nielsen and Anne Marie Carl-Nielsen Art Grant, Denmark
2013      Mies van der Rohe Prize - Finalist
2013      Civic Trust Award, UK
2013      Institute Honor Awards for Regional and Urban Design, USA
2013      Architect Magazine - Design Review
2013      Citation - Category: Play
2013      German Landscape Architecture Prize
2013      Red dot: Best of the Best award
2012      IEDC - International Economic Development Council, Promotional awards
2011      The Great Indoors Award, Frame Magazine
2009      George Macuinas Award
2000      Statens Kunstfonds 3-årige arbejdslegat (3-year work Artist Fund)
1997      International Association of Art Critics, Annual Prize Denmark