Emil Holmer

LIVES AND WORK IN BERLIN

Biography

1975
Born in Karlstad, Sweden
lives an works in Berlin

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013
Rättvik Konsthall, Sweden

2012
Norrtälje Konsthall, Sweden

2011
Galleri 21, Malmö, Sweden
Galleri Thomassen, Gothenburg
Art Museum of Gotland. Sweden

2010
Dead Letters. Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin

2009
galleri s.e, Bergen, Norway

2008
Arnstedt & Kullgren Galleri, Båstad, Sweden

2007
Kapitalistischer Realismus. Projectspace, Berlin
Monash University, Department of Fine Art, Melbourne

2006
Cut/Sink/Melt. Cirkulations Centralen, Malmö, Sweden
ID:I Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden

2005
Meat on Bones. sox36, Berlin

2004
Pressured Proportions. (public sculpture), Johannesburg, South Africa

2003
Stolen and Abandonded Car. (public sculpture), Berlin

2001
Other People. Gallery 60, Umeå , Sweden
Avalanche in Sweden. (performance with Curchill Madikida), Umeå, Sweden

1999
Magic Moment Galerie. Ynglingagatan1 Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden


Group Exhibitions

2013
Animal re-structure. Prinz Georg/Raum für Kunst, Berlin

2012
Unknown (Paintings)
. Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin
Paper does not blush. Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin  

2011
Fear!Fear?
Group exhibition, curated by Göran Green, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Norway
Magma. Autocenter, Berlin

2010

100th exhibition. (with Norbert Bisky, Veronica Brovall, Dennis Feddersen, Cyprien
Gaillard, Katharina Grosse, Eberhard Havekost, a.o), Autocenter, Berlin

2009

Forgotten Bar Project, Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Berlin
Ei saa peittää-Få ej övertäckas-contemporary art in Sweden and Finland.
(curated by Göran Green and Jukka Vikberg), Konstmuseum, Eskilstuna, Sweden
Made in Berlin. Örebro Institute of Art, Örebro, Sweden

2008
Inland Empire. (curated by Aage Langhelle), Christiansand Kunstforening, Kristiansand, Sweden
Nordic Drawing. Rackstad Art Museum, Arvika, Sweden
Every Body Counts. (with Jake and Dinos Chapman, Nathalie Djurberg, Bjarne Melgaard,
Erik Parker, Thaddeus Strode, Wolfgang Tillmanns, u.a.m.), Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium,
Vestfossen, Sweden

2007
Aibophobia - Proposals for a Heterotopian Interior. ONETWENTY GALERIE, Gent
L´homme nu. Centre d´art Mirha Phalaina, Montreuil, France
Exil/Berlin. Arnstedt & Kullgren Galleri, Båstad, Sweden

2006
Emergency Room. Galerie Olaf Stüber, Berlin
Shellheads. GLUE Projectspace, Berlin
Anhalt Berlin. Arnstedt & Kullgren Galleri, Båstad, Sweden

2005
Dripped c/o Sweden. A.r.I.A.s, Makati City, Phillipines

2004
Wildwuchs. Theaterdiscounter, Berlin
Korsnäs Gummi Biennalen 2004. Falun, Sweden

2003
Existence and Engagement. Gubbängen, Stockholm, Sweden

2002
Kraftverk. Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden
Kraftverk. Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

Achievements and Grants

2009 - 2011
Working grant, Swedish Arts Council (Konstnärsnämnden), Sweden

2007
Visiting Artist Scholarship, Monash University, Melbourne

2006
Working grant, Swedish Arts Council (Konstnärsnämnden), Sweden
Scholar, Helge Ax: son Johnson STIFTELSE, Sweden

2003
IASPIS, Swedish Arts Council (Konstnärsnämnden), Sweden

2001
Scholar, Helge Ax: son Johnson STIFTELSE, Sweden

2003
Project stipendium, Bildmuseet in Umeå, Sweden

2002
J. C. Kempe foundation, Örnsköldsvik, Sweden

2001
Stockholm ArtFair stipendium, Sweden

Publications

Dahlberg, G. „On the work of Emil Holmer“, "KRAFTWERK", 2002

Jessen, J. „Aibophobia – Proposals for A Heterotopian Interior“, text for exhibition catalogue "Interior", Gent, 2007

Ulrichs, D. “Convulsive Viewing” on the work of Emil Holmer, text for exhibition catalogue for „Inland Empire“,
Christiansands Kunstforening, Kristiansand, 2008

Voltz, A. Emil Holmer, text for exhibition catalogue “L´homme Nu”, Maison Populaire, Paris, 2007