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Sven Påhlsson
Born 1965
Lives and works in Oslo
Education
1983-84 Riddarfjærd Art School,Stockholm,Sweden
1984-85 Øland Fine Art School, Sweden
1985-90 The National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo

Solo Exhibitions
2014 Kunstnerforbundet, Overlyssalen, Oslo
2013 Drammen Museum, Nøstetangensalen. Drammen
2012 Nasjonalmuseet, Hove Music Festival Various locations, Arendal, Norway
2011 Nasjonalmuseet, Nettverk Gallery, Various art institutions around Norway
2010 Roca Space, Barcelona, Spain
2009 Nasjonalmuseet, Nettverk Galleri, Various art institutions around Norway
2008 Nasjonalmuseet, Nasjonalgalleriet og Samtidsmuseet, Oslo, Norway
2008 Tromsø Kunstforening, filmfestival utstilling Tromsø, Norway
2007 Gallery MGM, Oslo, Norway
2006 Asker Art Center Trafo, Asker, Norway
2005 Galeria Dels Angels, Barcelona, Spain
2005 Kunstnersentret Møre og Romsdal, MoldeJazz festspill utstilling, Norway
2004 Sørlandets Art Museum, Kristiansand
2004 Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2004 Kulturell Skolesekk, Solo show org. by Østfold Fylkeskommune, FMV, Fredrikstad 2004 Gallery MGM, Oslo, Norway
2004 Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Canada
2003 Galeria Dels Angels, Barcelona, Spain
2003 Italy Solo Show Tour,
Roma Chiostro Del Bramante, Torino Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo , Bologna BSV Gallery and Firenze Fabricia Ex Motori, Milano Triennale, Catalogue
2003 Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York, USA
2003 Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France
2002 Massimo de Carlo Gallery, Milan, Italy
2002 ART BASEL Statements, Basel, Switzerland
2002 Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York, USA
2001 Kunstnerforbundet Gallery, Oslo, Norway
2001 Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York, USA
1999 Oslo Art Association, Norway
1997 Kunstnernes Hus, “Continuous”, Oslo
1995 UKS, Young Artists Society, Oslo, Norway
1995 Drammen Art Association, Norway

Group Exhibitions
2013 Nasjonalmuseet, Paradoks, Samtidsmuseet, Oslo, Norway
2012 Artworks for Change, Field Museum, Chicago, USA
2012 Gallery .NO, New York, USA
2011 Kviteseid Kunstforening, Sommerutstilling, Norway
2010 Seljord Kunstforening, Telemark, Norway
2010 Artworks for Change, World Exhibition,
2008 Natural World Museum, «Hot Topic» Monaco Art Center, Monaco
2007 Galleri F15, «Luft», Moss, Norway
2007 CAAC Museum, Crash Course, Sevilla, Spain
2007 Natural World Museum, «Hot Topic» Nobel fredssenter, Oslo
2007 Le Fresnoy, Lille “Animated Stories“, France
2007 Natural World Museum, Art in Action, Show and Artbook, San Fransisco, USA 2007 Dumbo Art Center, Art Auction show, Lay Out, New York, USA
2006 Stenersen museum, “Tor Juul art collection» Oslo, Norway
2006 La Caixa Foundation, Barcelona, Spain, “Animated Stories“, Cat,
2006 Sala Rekalde, “Animated Stories“, Bilbao, Spain
2006 Rubell collection, “Memorials of Identity”, Miami, USA, Cat.
2006 Katonah Art Museum, “I love Burbs”, Katonah, New York, USA
2005 Loop Art Fair, Barcelona, Spain with Galeria Dels Angels
2005 Emergency, opening show at new MUSAC art museum, Leon, Spain
2005 Panorama, Le Fresnoy, France
2005 ARCO, Madrid, Spain with galleri MGM and Galeria Dels Angels
2005 Drawings/Works on Paper, Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York, USA
2004 Charlottenborg Utstillingsbyggning, “Dwellan”, Copenhagen, Denmark
2004 Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse, France
2004 FIAC Intl. Art Fair, with Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France
2004 MCA, Amiens, France
2004 Maison de Malakoff, Paris, France
2004 NEMO Film Festival, Paris, France
2004 Kulturell Skolesekk, Video show org. by Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Norway
2004 The Armory Show, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York
2004 National Polish Art Museum, Warsaw, Poland
2003 Art Basel/Miami Beach, Intl. Art Fair, w. Spencer Brownstone , Cat Miami Beach 2003 6.Graz Biennale Graz, Austria
2003 Loop Art Fair, Barcelona, Spain
2003 DesignFilmPool, Stockholm and Gothenburg, Sweden
2003 Absolute Empty, Buro Empty Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherland
2003 Dissonanze, Roma, Italy
2003 Artissima Intl. Art Fair, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, Turin, Italy
2003 FIAC, “Videocube”, Paris, France
2003 Bienal De Lisboa, Experimenta Design, Lisboa ; Portugal
2003 Riksutstillinger, “UFO”, Cat, Bergen , Norway , Catalogue
2003 Dissonanze, “Contemporary Electronic Music Festival”, Roma, Italy
2003 Schirn Kunsthalle, “At your Own Risk”, Catalogue, Frankfurt, Germany
2003 AFAA, Association Francaise dAction Artistique, “Art Digital Video”, Cat, France
2003 Sensounico, “Video Projections”, Venice, Italy
2003 LISTE, Intl. Art Fair, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, Basel , Switserland
2003 Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, “A River Half Empty, CT, USA , Cat
2003 The Armory Show, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York
2003 Le Quartier, Centre Pour l’art Contemporaine, “Citizen Game”, Quimper, France 2002 Art Basel/Miami Beach, Intl. Art Fair, w. Spencer Brownstone , Cat Miami Beach 2002 De Appel, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2002 Kristiansand Fylkesgalleri Nattgalleriet, video show, Kristiansand
2002 Centre Pour l’image Contemporaine , Cat.Geneve, Switzerland
2002 Artissima Intl. Art Fair, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, Turin, Italy
2002 Henry Art Gallery , “Out of Site” show cont., Seattle, Washington, USA
2002 Museum of Art Nuoro ”Casa Dolce Casa”, Cat. Nuoro, Italy
2002 Museo Nacional de Arte Reina Sofia , “Cine y Casi Cine”, Cat. Madrid, Spain
2002 FIAC Intl. Art Fair, with Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France
2002 Feira de Tentaciones, Madrid, Spain
2002 Plus qu’une image, videoshow, Cat. Paris, France
2002 Moderna Museet, “Performing Buildings” show, Stockholm, Sweden
2002 The New Museum of Contemporary Art, “Out of Site” show, Cat. New York, USA 2002 Overgaden, Copenhagen, Denmark
2002 Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
2002 Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen
2002 Østersund Art Museum, Østersund, Sweden
2002 The Armory Show, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, Cat. New York
2001 PS1 Contemporary Art Center, “Animations”, Cat. New York, USA
2001 FIAC Intl. Art Fair, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, Paris, France
2001 Voges und Deisen Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
2001 LISTE Intl. Art Fair, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, Basel, Switzerland
2001 ISCP studio exhibition, Hells Kitchen location, New York
2001 Modellmakerne, Riksutstillinger, 8 Various Cities, Norway
2001 The Armory Show, with Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York
2000 ISCP studio exhibition, Tribeca location, New York
2000 Modellmakerne, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
1999 Mellbourne Biennale, Mellbourne, Australia
1999 RARE Gallery,"Hocus Focus", New York
1998 The New York Photography Fair, with RARE, New York
1998 Tate Gallery of Modern Art, “Performing Buildings”,First show at Bankside,London
1998 Trondheim Art Association, Nordic Biennale, Norway
1998 Høstutstillingen, The National Exhibiton, Cat. Oslo
1998 Momentum, Nordic Biennale of Contemporary Art, Cat. Moss, Norway
1998 ISP studio exhibition, Tribeca location, New York
1997 Strek, Riksutstillinger, Norway
1997 Nor-A-Way, Statsgallery, Cat. Kiel, Germany
1997 Nordic Pavillion, XLVII Biennale di Venezia, Cat. Venice,Italy
1997 Casey Kaplan Gallery,"The Name of the Place", New York, USA
1996 Rerun Artgenda, Gothenburg, Sweden
1996 Høstutstillingen, The National Exhibiton, Oslo
1996 Picture Biennale, Stavanger, Norway
1996 Art-Genda, European Cultural City Copenhagen 96
1995 Høstutstillingen, The National Exhibiton, Oslo
1995 Show-Windows Steen&Strøm, Oslo. With N.O. Bøe
1995 Inderlig, Gallery Heer, Oslo
1994 Høstutstillingen, the National Exhibiton, Oslo
1994 Møre og Romsdals County Gallery, Molde
1993 Nettverk, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
1993 Opening Exhibition, Atelier Nord Oslo
1993 Spillbilder, UKS-gallery, Oslo
1992 Spill, UKS-gallery, Oslo
1992 Aurora Biennale, Joensuu, Finland
1992 Østlandsutstillingen,Travelling exhibition, Norway
1991 Young Artists Triennale, Vilnius Lithuenia
1991 Billedrom, Oslo Art Association, Norway
1991 Det Syntetiske Bilde, Kunstnernes Hus Oslo
1990 Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, Norway
1990 Gallery ETC, Umeå, Sweden
1990 Gallery Aktuell Kunst, Oslo
1989 UKS, Spring Exhibition, Oslo
1988 Akademiutst., Norwegian Art Association,Oslo
1988 Kunstvideo, Gallery F-15,Jeløy,Norway
1987 Simulo, Rådhusgalleriet, Oslo, Norway

Public Art Installations
2010 Sparebanken1 Midtnorge, Light installation animation for new main office, Norway
2008 St Olavsplass, Lysskulptur
2008 Hotell 33 Oslo
2008 Eid Opera, Nordfjordeid, Norway
2007 Tannbygget Sentralsjukehus, Tromsø Norway, Installation with projection
2007 St. Svithun skole, Stavanger, Norway, Installation with projected lightanimation
2006 Førde Sentralsjukehus, Førde, Norway, Syncronized video installation
2004 Asker Train Station, Light animation and sound installations, Asker, Norway
2003 Oslo S (Grand Centarl Station), Videoprojections
2002 Hvaler Tunnel, Østfold, Shadow Casting II
2001 E6 Highway, Råde Østfold, Shadow Casting
2000 Rikshospitalet, Oslo, Lay Out

Video Art Festivals
1993 European Media Art Festival, Osnabruck, Germany
1993 Sentrum Scene, Oslo
1993 Shortfilmfestival, Grimstad, Norway
1993 Smålongeren,Bergen
1992 Norwegian Experimantal video, Berlin, Germany
1992 Damsterdamned, Bologna, Italy
1991 AVE-festival, Arnhem, Holland
1991 Diskurs, Giesen, Germany
1991 Sao Paolo Biennale, Sao Paolo
1991 Århusfestivalen, Nordic video panorama, Denmark
1991 Video-Fest Berlin Film Festival
1990-91 Interface, Nordic Videoart, Helsinki,Stockholm,Gothenburg
1990 Alternative Film-Video, Zagreb, Yugoslavia
1989 Shortfilmfestival, Grimstad, Norway
1989 Video-Fest Berlin Film Festival, Germany
1988 AVE-festival, Arnhem, Holland

Public & Private Collections -select
2009 Østfold Fylkeskommune, Fredrikstad, Norway
2008 Hydro Collection Oslo Norway
2004 MUSAC art Museum, Spain, The Trilogy
2004 Norsk Hydro, Oslo, Monopoly series
2002 The Stokel Collection, Chicago, USA
2002 The Loushy Collection, Israel
2002 The Norton Collection, California, USA
2002 The Rubell Collection, Miami, USA
2001 Norsk Hydro, Oslo, Crash Course
2001 Trolltech, Oslo, Norway
2001 National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Crash Course
2001 Astrup Fearnley Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Die Hard series
1999 Norwegian Arts Council, DVD Fun House
1999 Lewi Strauss Corporation, Fun House and Lay Out
1999 The Lillehammer Olympic Collection, Lillehammer, Norway;
1998 Østfold Fylkeskommune, Fredrikstad, Norway
1998-99 Peter T. Surace, New York
1997 Peter Norton, Los Angeles
1997 Eileen Cohen New York
1997 Patric Owen, New York
1997 Martin Eisenberg, New York
1997 Norwegian Arts Council, Greenwood, Computerdrawing
1995 Drammen Art Association, 2 Artpieces
1995 The Square, computer graphics
1995 Sightseeing i byen, video inst.
1993 Norwegian Arts Council, The Square, Video Inst.
1993 2 Artpieces: Rondane By Night
1993 The Red Box
1989 Norwegian Arts Council, One Bucket Video Inst.
1989 Gallery Rotor, Gothenburg, Sweden

Art Teaching and lectures,
2004-2005Guest Professor, Le Fresnoy, Studio National des arts Contemporains, Lille, France
2004 Directing studio assistent, Hannes Raff, Offenbach, Germany
2004 Art Conference, Synergy Art -NGO- Companies, UNESCO, Paris, France
2003-2006 Guest Teacher, Robert Meyer Kunsthøgskole
2002 Museo Nacional de Arte Reina Sofia , “Cine y Casi Cine”, Madrid, Spain
2002 Notam, “Elektronisk kunst for veikunst”, Oslo, Norway
1997-2002 Div. lecturing at Art Academy SKA Oslo, NLH Ås, Strykejernet art School, SHKD Bergen, SHKS Oslo, Arkitekthøyskolen, Oslo
1995-96 Academy of Fine Art,Oslo
1995 Mølla Art School
1994-95 University Lecteur, SHKD, Bergen
1992-93 SHKD, Bergen
1989 Videoart seminar UKS, Oslo
1987 Academy of Fine Art,Oslo

Theater Projects
1993 “Brave New Virtual World”, Computer animation and scenography, with Director Franzisca Aarflot

Studio Art Programs
2000 ISCP (International Studio and Curatorial Program), New York
1998 ISP (International Studio Program), New York

Stipends
2006 GI, Statens Garanti Inntekt
2005 Vederlagsfondet grant
2004 Vederlagsfondet grant
2003 Vederlagsfondet grant
2002 Rune Brynestads Minnestipend
2001 BKH Work stipend
2001 ISCP New York
1998-00 The Norwegian National 3-year Art Stipend
1996-97 Vederlagsfondet stipend
1993-95 BKH 3-year art stipend
1990 Chr. Lorck Schives stipend
1989 Jonkøpings County Stipend
1987-90 Cedergrens stipend

Sel. Bibliography and TV
2013 Klassekampen, Gjessingkritikk utstillingParadoks Feb 20, 2013
2013 Aftenposten, Lotte Sandberg kritikk utstilling Paradoks Feb 16, 2013
2013 Aftenposten, Lotte Sandberg kritikk utstilling Drammen Museum Feb 9, 2013
2007 Aftenposten, Lotte Sandberg kritikk utstilling Luft Aug 20, 2007
2007 Tromsø blad, Utsmykning tannbygget Aug 18, 2007
2006 Bergens Tidende, Bølgjande Krefter, Aug 28,
2006 2005 Dagbladet, Harald Flor, Asker Utsmykking
2004 Canadian Art, summer issue, review show at Oakville Galleries, Canada
2004 Tema Celeste artmagazine, March issue, USA
2003 Exhib Art artmagazine, November issue, Italy
2002 ARTFORUM artmagazine, October issue, USA
2002 KUNST artmagazine, issue 3 Norway
2002 La Revue, ARTE television, June, France and Germany
2002 The Independent, The Independent on Sunday July21, Great Brittain
2002 Temptation, Artmagazine, Spain
2002 El Pais, Spain
2002 Time Out, New York
2002 Holland Cotter, New York Times
2002 Le Monde, France
2002 Harald Flor, Dagbladet
2002 Tema Celeste, Edition 91, Italy/USA
2002 Truls Lie, Morgenbladet 2001 Harald Flor, Dagbladet
2001 Kunst Nå, NRK TV
2001 Lars Elton, VG 2001 Nyhetsblikk, NRK TV
2001 Veikunst E6, Dagens Nyheter, Sweden
2000 John Harbo, Aftenposten
1999 Thorkildsen, Åsmund; Spitting Image-Virtual Pleasure-Boys From Brasil, Cat
1997 Harbo, John, Aftenposten 21/12, Avansert videopioneer
1997 Roberts, James, Frieze 9/10, Sweet Nothings
1997 SIKSI 1-2, Thorkildsen, Åsmund
1997 Heubstrat, Peter, NorAWay, Cat
1997 Thorkildsen, Åsmund; Dizzying Information Fields,Cat