Lars Laumann
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Project(s) at West
2012.12
Lars Laumann
2012.04
MiArt Milano
2011.04
Lars Laumann
2008.06
Le Commissariat
 
*1975 Brønnøysund, Norway — lives and works in Berlin
 

education
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1995 - 2001 Norwegian State Academy, Oslo, Norway
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1993 - 1995 North Norwegian Art and Film School, Kabelvåg, Norway
 

solo exhibitions
2011
West, Den Haag
2010
Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland(*)
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Maureen Paley, London
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Foxy Production, New York, USA
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Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland, (*)
2009
Maureen Paley, London
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Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, Fort Worth, Texas
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Galway Arts Centre, as part of the Galway Arts Festival, Galway, Ireland
2007
Morrissey Foretelling the Death of Diana, White Columns, New York, curated by Matthew Higgs
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Morrissey Foretelling the Death of Diana, Vox Populi/SCREENING, Philadelphia
2006
The Thick Plottens, Galuzin Gallery, Oslo
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Entre Chienne et Louve, Le Commissariat, Paris
 

group exhibitions
2010
Free, New Museum, New York. Curated by Lauren Cornell
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To Be Real, Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art in Toronto, Curated by Rose Bouthillier
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Höhepunkte der Kölner KunstFilmBiennale, KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
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Second-hand - IMO, Copenhagen. Curated by A-Kassen
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Faux Amis, Jeu de Paume, Paris, France. Curated by Marta Posna
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Le Dernier Roman Du Monde, Supportico Lopez, Berlin, Germany
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Touched: Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK, (*)
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Mediations Biennale, National Museum, Warsaw, Poland
2009
As Long As It Lasts, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, curated by Tom Eccles
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Art in the Auditorium, organised by Whitechapel Gallery, London touring to Ballroom Marfa, Texas, Fundacion PROA, Buenos Aires, Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, The Institute for the Re-adjustment of Clocks, Istanbul, City Gallery, Wellington, The Whitechapel Gallery, London
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Back to the Future, COMA, Berlin, curated by Carson Chan
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Goodbye To Romance, Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada, curated by Elaine Gaito
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Momentum 5th Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway, Curated by Lina Džuverović and Stina Högkvist, Momentum Kunsthall and Galleri F15, Moss, Norway
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Open studio, ISCP International Studio and Curational Program, New York
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Report on Probability, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland, curated by Adam Szymczyk
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1989. Ende der Geschichte oder Beginn der Zukunft?, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, curated by Gerald Matt and Cathérine Hug
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The Reach of Realism, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, Florida, curated by Ruba Katrib
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Video Art: Replay, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
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Statoil art award 2009 nomination exhibition, Kunstnerforbundet Gallery of Contemporary Art, Oslo. (*)
2008
5th Berlin Biennial, Berlin, curated by Adam Szymczyk and Elena Filipovic
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The Dulcet Clime of the Bedchamber, Goff & Rosenthal, Berlin, curated by Nicholas Weist
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Update, White Columns, New York, curated by Matthew Higgs
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The Hidden, Maureen Paley, London, curated by Maureen Paley
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PopShop, MU Gallery, Eindhoven, curated by Angelique Spaninks
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Medium Cool, Art in General, New York, curated by Hanne Mugaas
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Soft Spot, Project 0047, Oslo, curated by Marianne Zamecznik
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Monumeno Mori, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, curated by Anders Smebye
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Nul, Foxy Production, New York, curated by Dick Evans
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Faire et Defaire C’est Toujours Travailler, Galerie West, Amsterdam, curated by Le Commissariat
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Vårutstillingen 2008, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, curated by Line Halvordsen
2007
There Is Always A Machine Between Us, SF Cameraworks, San Francisco, curated by Kate Fowle, Karla Milsovech, Chuck Mobley and Dan Orendorff
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Love Me Or I’ll Kill You!, Norwegische Britische Freundschaft, Berlin, curated by Benjamin A. Huseby
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Pastiche, Sølyst Slot/SAIR, Jyderup. Curated by Tine Bundgaard
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EAST International, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, curated by Matthew Higgs and Marc Camille Chaimowicz
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The Backroom/Société Anonyme, Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, curated by Kate Fowle
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Peer In Peer Out, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Arizona, and The Moore Space, Miami
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Robert Smithson/ Vårutstillingen, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, curated by Lina Viste Grønli and Anders Smedby
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The Corny Show, Karma International, Zurich
2006
Cross My Heart, Torpedo Kunstbokhandel, Oslo
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Giving People What They Want, The Glass Box, Paris, curated by Hanne Mugaas
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Bokaktig, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, curated by Marianne Zamecznik and Halvor Haugen
2005
The Atlantic, Kling & Bang, Reykjavik
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Høstutstillingen, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
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Everything I do, I do it for you, Prosjekt 0047, Berlin, curated by Hanne Mugaas
 

Screenings
2010
MoMA, New York, USA
2009
23rd London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival, London
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Artists’ Film Club: Lars Laumann, ICA, London
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An Object of the Attack; Five Storey Projects, The David Roberts Art Foundation, London
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Dark Fair, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne
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Stadtkino Basel, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
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Gets Under the Skin – contemporary videos and films on modernist architecture, Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York
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Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
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Goethe-Institut Portugal, Lisbon
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Filmhuis den Haag, The Hague
2008
Gracelands Festival, Dromahair, Co. Leitrim
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Spector, CRG Gallery, New York
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monkey town, New York
2007
The Artist and the Computer, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
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Karma International, Zürich
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Basso, Berlin; Lost & Found, Amsterdam
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Åpent forum, Statens Kunstakademi, Oslo
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East goes West, Mandrake Bar, Los Angeles
 

Bibliography
2010
Barliant, Claire, Lars Laumann, Time Out New York, 11 March 2010, p.54
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Leoni, Chiara, Strange Love, Mousse, February – March 2010, pp.84-89
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Mcgarry, Kevin, Reviews; Lars Laumann, artinamericamagazine.com, 26 March 2010
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Walleston, Aimee, Lars Laumann, The Last Magazine, Issue 4, Spring 2010
2009
Allsop, Laura, Lars Laumann, Art Review, October 2009, p.124
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Basciano, Oliver, Obsessive, Compulsive, Tank, Volume 5, Issue 7, Spring 2009, pp.36-37
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Critics’ choice: Lars Laumann, Time Out, 9 July 2009, p.48
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D’Aurizio, Michele, Lars Laumann: Everyone has a story, Kaleidoscope, Summer 2009, p.39
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Fisher, Alice, Maureen, Fantastic Man, Autumn/Winter 2009, pp.148-155
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Latimer, Quinn, Report on Probability, Frieze, October 2009, p.219
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Noble, Kathy, Lars Laumann, Frieze, September 2009, pp.150-151
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Pohflepp, Sascha, Shut Up Child, This Ain’t Bingo, we-make-money-not-art.com, 12 July 2009
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Sharp, Christopher, Introducing: Lars Laumann, Modern Painters, February 2009, pp.34-35
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Smith, J, A Poetic Yarn: Lars Laumann Weaves Tales, Useless Magazine, Issue 9, Summer 2009, p.17
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Sumpter, Helen, Lars Laumann, Time Out, 17 June 2008, p.44
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Sumpter, Helen, Lars Laumann, Time Out, 9 July 2009, p.48
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Quedenbaum, Sebastian, Interview: Lars Laumann, Kopenhagen.dk, 27 April 2009
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Rosenburg, Karen, As Long As It Lasts, The New York Times, August 2009
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Vivona, Diane, As Long as it Lasts at Marian Goodman Gallery, gallerycrawl.typepad.com, 5 August 2009
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Withers, Rachel, Lars Laumann, Artforum, October 2009, pp.251-252
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Yablonsky, Linda, Part of the Solution?, Art News, January 2009, pp. 92-93
2008
Allen, Jennifer, Objects of Desire, Frieze, June 2008, p.23
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Basciano, Oliver, New Names and Beautiful Nights at The Berlin Biennial, ARTINFO.com, 12 April 2008
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Cantor, Ellen, The Hidden / Lars Laumann, Map, Summer 2008, p.70
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Carey-Kent, Paul, Tales from the wasteland, Art World, September 2008, p.113
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Coburn, Tyler, Into the Void, rhizome.org/editorial/fp/blog.php/787, 29 May 2008
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Gavin, Francesca, Behind the veil: The Hidden, Dazed & Confused, February 2008, p.162
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Gleadowe, Teresa, 5th Berlin Biennial, When things cast no shadow: Day, Art Monthly, May 2008, pp.34-36
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Higgs, Matthew, Emerging Artists, Frieze, January 2008, p.137
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Rottmann, André, 5th Berlin Biennial, Artforum, Summer 2008, pp.429-431 & 473
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Searle, Adrian, Toil and rubble, The Guardian G2, 08 April 2008, pp.23-25
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Stephenson, Sarah, Feature: When things cast no shadow, artkrush.com, 3 May 2008
2007
Huston, Johnny Ray, How soon is now?, San Francisco Bay Guardian, 12 September 2007
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(*) denotes that a catalogue was or will be published in conjunction with the exhibition