Emil Holmer
 

curriculum Vitae

 

Born in Karlstad 1975

 

Education:

2002                Master of Fine arts from the Academy of Arts in Umeå, Sweden

2003                Guest-student at U.D.K, Berlin, Klasse Tony Cragg

1996-97           Nordiska Konstskolan ,Nordic School of Art, Karleby, Kokkolla, Finland

 

 Selected exhibitions

 

Solo Exhibitions:

 

2015: Galerie Michael Janssen. Berlin . "Donkey embrace"

2014: Prinz Georg Raum Fuer Kunst, Berlin. "Flat Free Layer" 

2013: Galleri Se, Falun, Sweden. "Tot und zufall überspannen"

2013: Rättvik Konsthall, Sweden

2012: Norrtälje Konsthall, Sweden.

2011: Galleri 21, Malmö. Title: ”Parasites and diagramme”

         Galleri Thomassen, Gothenburg. Exhibition title:”Strange Attractor”

         Gotlands Museum of Art, Visby, Sweden. 

2010:   Galleri Brandstrup, Oslo. Exhibition title: “Civilized Worm”

2010:   Gallerie Michael Janssen, Berlin. Exhibition title: "Dead Letters"

2009    Galleri S.E,  Bergen. (simultanously with John Bauer)

2008     Arnstedt&Kullgren, Ö. Karup, Sweden. 

2007     Kapitalisticher Realismus- Exhibition title:  “Video-store” Berlin

2006      ID; I gallery, Stockholm Sweden, October

            CirkulationsCentralen,  "Cut/Sink/Melt"  Malmö, Sweden.

2005      SOX36, "Meat on Bones"  Berlin

 

            Group Exhibitions:

2013:  Prinz Georg/Raum für Kunst. "The art of breaking and building"

2013:  Prinz Georg/Raum für Kunst. "Animal re-structure"

2012: (Unknown) Paintings . Galerie Michael Janssen

2011: Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium; "Skri-en utställning om frykt"

Galleri Thomassen, Gothenburg; “Picnic”

Autocenter, Berlin. gMagmah Opening 2011-01-07( With: Veronica Brovall, Jyrki Riekki, Susann Brännström, Samppa   Törmälehto)

 Galerie Michael Janssen Gallery group exhibition,(with Gianfranco Baruchello, Meg Cranston and others)

2010:  Autocenter , Berlin, 100th exhibition,group show, February.

             Forgotten Bar, Berlin,: “Collage Accident”-groupshow

2009:

Forgotten Bar,Gallerie im Regierungsviertel Berlin, Group Show. 19/12 2009

Eskilstuna Konstmuseum,“Ei saa peittää-Må ej övertäckas” 

Örebro Konsthall, 12/06/09-august 09

 

2008: 

Christiansand Kunstforening,"Inland Empire" curated by Aage Langhelle

Rackstadsmuseet,Nordic Drawing" Sweden, 2008-06-01 to 2008-08-17

Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium,   “Every Body Counts" may 2008 ,

Infernoesque ,  Heidestrasse, Berlin

 

2007 :  

One Twenty Gallery. Gent, Belgium:Aibophobia - Proposals for a Heterotopian Interior”

Centre dárt Mira Phalaina,   "L´homme nu"(curated by Aurélie Voltz)   Maison Populaire, Montreuil, Paris

Arnstedt & Kullgren "Exil/Berlin" , Sweden

 

2006  :    

Gallerie Olaf Stuber,"Emergency Room"  Berlin. September

GLUE Project space"Shellheads", Berlin, May

Galleri  Arnsted & Kullgren, "Anhalt  Berlin"  Sweden

 

2004

TheaterDiscounter, Berlin

Korsnäs Gummi Biennalen 2004, Falun, Sweden

Moment  "Existence and Engagement" Stockholm, Sweden

 

  Projects/performances:

 2004      "Pressured Proportions". (Public Sculpture), Johannesburg, with                   support from Johannesburg Art Gallery and IASPIS.

2001     "Avalanche in Sweden" performance with Curchill Songezile Madikida. Umeå, Sweden 

 1999     Gallery Ynglingagatan1, "Magic Moment" Stockholm, Sweden

 

Public comissions:

2013: Novum Bio City garage, Huddinge nya sjukhus. Uppdragsgivare Kulturförvaltningen/Locum. Slutfört 2014. Verk “Fragoscope”

2014: Mölndals Sjukhus, hiss-schakt hus R. (Slutförs 2017) Verk:”Scanners/Avsökare”. Slutförs 2017

 

 Art fairs

2012 Market Stockholm

2010  Istanbul art fair ,with Galerie Michael Janssen

2008   Art Rotterdam with One Twenty Gallery

2007   Copenhagen Art Fair, with Arnstedt&Kullgren

2003   Stockholm Art fair

 

Achievements and Grants

Swedish Arts Council, 2 year working grant, 2013 

Längmanska Foundation, 2012

Swedish Arts Council, 2 year working grant, 2009

Visiting Artist Scholarship, January-March, Monash University, Melbourne, 2007

Konstnärsnämnden (one year working grant) 2006

Helge Ax: son Johnson, 2006

IASPIS 2003

Helge Ax: son Johnson, 2001

Bildmuseet in Umeå, project Stipendium 2003

J C Kempe Fundation 2002

Stockholm Art Fair Stipendium 2001

 

Public collections

Johannesburg Art Gallery,

Malmö Konstmuseum(Malmö Artmuseum)

 

Other relevant professional experience:

 Guest-Professor at Academy of fine Arts, Tallin, Estonia

Guest-lecturer at Monash University, Melbourne (2007)

 Wits University, Johannesburg (2004)

Guest -teacher at Nordiska Konstskolan, Gerlesborgskolan Sthlm and Umea Konstskola at various occasions since 2005

 

 

 

 

 

 

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