27 & 28 April 2019

Oslo Opens Reference group
Astrup Fearnley Museum for Moderne Art
Atelier Nord
Ekebergparken
Billedkunstnerne i Oslo og Akershus (BOA)
Forbundet Frie Fotografer (FFF)
Fotogalleriet
Fellesverkstedet
Kunstnernes Hus
The National Museum of Art, Archtecture and Design
Norsk Billedhoggerforening (NBF)
Norske Kunsthåndverkere Oslo og Akershus (NKOA)
Norsk senter for teknologi i musikk og kunst (NOTAM)
Norske tekstilkuntnere/SOFT
Tegnerforbundet (TF)
Young Artists Society (UKS)


Partners
Norwegian Crafts
Atelier
B-Open
OCA
Plot
Subjekt


Supported by
Adam Mickiewicz Institute
Arts Council Norway
City of Oslo, Agency for Cultural Affairs
The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Høvik, Tommy

Installation

For the past two years I have worked on the installation “A nest on the waves of the sea” that will be presented in Oslo later this year. It’s about transformations, physical, psychological and existential.

Member of NBK; UKS

Tommy høvk installation delicate matter  copy
An ocean in between the waves, 2013. Combo, Cordoba, Spain
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Qualia, 2015. Natas Inn. Oslo
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Passage. 2016. Noplace, Oslo
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Meditations, 2016. Noplace Oslo

Planned projects and exhibitions

New Black Romanticism. Curated by Christoph Tannert, Gallery of the City of Backnang, Germany / 24.02.-22.04. 2018

A Nest On The Waves Of The Sea, Oslo. 2018

Poise, Duo show with Kristina Chrastekova. Nevan Contempo. Praha. 2018

Trio, Curated by William Kaminski. Dread Lounge, Los Angeles 2018

New Black Romanticism. Curated by Christoph Tannert, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn and Taxis in Bregenz, Austria / May 2018

New Black Romanticism. Curated by Christoph Tannert, Topičův Salon, Praha, Czech Republic / June-July 2018

Mountains Between. Curating a film program at DNT Gjendebu, Norway. Week 32, August 2018

Mountains Between. Curating a film program at DNT Strandalshytta, Norway. Week 33, August 2018

CV

Born 1979, Lives and works in Oslo
Mail:tommyhovik@gmail.com
Phone:(+47) 98807071
www.tommyhovik.com

Education

2009-11: Master of fine arts, National academy of the arts, Oslo, Norge
2004-07: Bachelor of fine arts, Trondheim academy of the arts, Trondheim,
2002-04: Nordland kunst- og filmskole, (Film) Kabelvåg, Norge
2001: Engelsholm kunsthøyskole, Danmark

Solo exhibitions

2018:
A nest on the waves of the sea, Østre Elvebakke, Oslo. Norway
Poise, Duo utstilling med Kristina Chrastekova, Nevan Contempo, Praha, Czech Republic
2016:
La Torre, Duo show with Natalie Häusler, Noplace, Norway
2015:
Qualia, Natas Inn, Oslo, Norway
2014:
Delicate Matter, Combo, Cordoba, Spain
Dark Clouds, Clear Vision, Kazachenkos Apartment, Oslo, Norway
2013:
ITW, etc.galerie, Prague, Czech Republic
Palace Posy, NoPlace, Oslo, Norway
2012:
Tommy Høvik, Gavu Cheb Museum, Czech Republic
Notes, Podium, Oslo, Norway
2010:
I was listening to Boards of Canada and everything seemed perfect, Galleri Ask, Åsgårdstrand, Norway
2010:
Robert Johnson where you at ?, NoPlace, Oslo, Norway
2011:
After All, Vestfossen kunstlaboriatorium, Norway
Stille Rom, Trøndelag senter for samtidskunst, Trondheim, Norway,
2010:
Sign o’ the times, Semikolon, Oslo, Norway
A whim of nature, Galleri Boa Festsalen, Oslo, Curated by Hans Thorsen
Collection 422, Galleri 21:24, Oslo
2008:
Krystallnatten, Nidarosdomen cathedral, Trondheim
2005:
Norsk Juleskikk, Trøndelag senter for samtidskunst, Trondheim

Group shows

2018:
New Black Romanticism, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin. Curated by Christoph Tannert
New Black Romanticism. Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn & Taxis in Bregenz, Austria. Christoph Tannert
New Black Romanticism. Topičův Salon, Praha, Tsjekkia. Kuratert av Christoph Tannert
New Black Romanticism. Gallery of the City of Backnang, Tyskland. Curated by Christoph Tannert
Trio, Dread Lounge. Los Angeles. Curated by William Kaminski
2017:
New Black Romanticism. National Museum of Art, Bucureşti, Romania. Curated by Christoph Tannert
New Black Romanticism. Stadtgalerie Kiel, Kiel, Tyskland. Curated by Christoph Tannert
Zodiac, Lynx, Oslo CUrated byJosefine Lyche & Rasmus Hungnes
Frontiers of solitude, Atelier Nord / Skolska 28. Praha, Tsjekkia, Curated by Ivar Smedstad
Vårsalong, TM51, Oslo. Curated by Ane Katrine Øverseth
2015:
They, Them, Drei galerie, Cologne. Tyskland. Curated by Tiril Hasselknippe
Frontiers of solitude Atelier Nord/, Most, Tsjekkia.
2014:
Bunker 19 at Hove music festival, Arendal, Norway. Curated by Kari Skippervold
Black Market, Lehrter Siebzehn, Berlin Curated by Marius Meli
Blind, Viktoria kino, Oslo
2013:
One Another, Cave, Berlin
En kunstner som samler kunst, Vestfossen kunstlaboratorium, Norway
2012:
Started, Galerie NTK, Prague, Czech Republic
Masters, Kunstparken Risør, Risør, Norway
The Armory Show, Represented by NoPlace, New York, USA
StartPoint 2011 selected works, Galerie Vytvarneho Umeni, Chebu, Czech Republic
Crystallomancy, Control Room, Los Angeles, USA
2011:
StartPoint 2011 / Prize for emerging artists, Wannieck Gallery, Brno, Czech Republic
Summer moved on, Kurant, Tromsø, Norway, Curated by Rina Lindgren
Trøndelagsutstillingen, Dora, Trondheim, Norway
If I could dream, Stranda, Norway, Curated by Kenneth Alme
Tidsreiser, Kunstnernes hus W17, Oslo, Norway, Curated by Cathrine Dahl & Ørjan Aas
Avgangsutstillingen Master, Stenersen museet, Oslo, Norway
WordPerfect 1.0, NoPlace, Oslo, Norway
Do I have to sign up before I die, Oslo, Norway
Bits and Pieces, Fredriksvern Verft, Stavern, Norge, Curated by Nora Ceciliedatter Nerdrum
Give me your eyes, Kunstverein Køln Mulheim, Køln, Germany
Christian Sublime Tony, with friends, One Night Only, UKS, Oslo, Norway
The educational art show, MFAPS, Oslo, Norway, Curated by Eirik Senje
Horror Vacui, Galleri Tipi, Oslo, Norway
2010:
In your face, Galleri 7011, Trondheim, Norge, Curated by Javier Barrios
Hotch Potch, LX factory, Lisboa, Portugal
Salong 2010, Rod Bianco Residency, Oslo, Norway
White horse to cabin X, with Emma Wright, Galleri Blunk, Trondheim, Norway
OH#SAFE#NO, Minimalen filmfestival, Trondheim, Norge, Curated by Per Teljer
2009:
Sympathy for the devil, Museet for samtidskunst, Oslo, Norway
Terskel, Museet for samtidskunst, Oslo, Norway
The Living Dead, Podium, Oslo, Norway, Curated by Thomas Kvam & Snorre Hvamen
Trailer, Slow tv, Wir Galleri, Berlin, Germany
Live art, Slow tv, Kunstnernes hus, Oslo, Norway, Curated by Gediminas Urbonas
2008:
Canvas Underground, Festival kunstner Pstereo music festival, Galleri Babel, Trondheim
Trøndelagsutstillingen, Invited artist, Dora, Trondheim, Norway
Playsir, Lucania filmfestival, Lucania, Italia
2007:
North of the future, Galleri Kit, Trondheim, Norge, Curated by Jean Mathee
Tommy Le Gits performance, Vilnius filmfestival, Vilnius, Lithuania
Final Flight, Minimalen filmfestival, Trondheim, Norway
2006:
Perform 06- What is performance? Galleri Kit, Trondheim, Curated by Rickard Borgström
Oh#SAFE#NO, Kosmorama filmfestival, Trondheim, Norway
Ung norsk kunstscene, with SLOW TV, The National Museum Tullinløkka, Oslo, Norway
Mother and Child, Lucania filmfestival, Lucania, Italiy
OH#SAFE#NO, Tromsø International filmfestival, Tromsø, Norway
Crawling Craters, Dokkhuset, Trondheim, Norway Curated by Ivar Smedstad
Gratisdagen 2006, Galleri Kit, Trondheim, Norway
2005:
I never promised you a rosegarden, Tromsø International filmfestival, Tromsø, Norway
Lights in november, Arranged by Aleksander Konstantinov, Trondheim, Norway
2003:
14×14, Century Gallery, London, England, Curated by Thomas Falstad

Curatorial

2018:
Mountains Between. Short film program at DNT cabbins in Gjendebu and Strandalshytta. August. Norway
2013:
Agnes Amstaff presents “Das Ewige Antlitz” by Markus Selg, Kristiansand Kunsthall
Agnes Amstaff presents “Never say never to always” NoPlace Oslo, Norway
2012:
Agnes Amstaff presents “The last to say”, Agnes Amstaff, Gavu Cheb Museum, Czech Republic
Crystallomancy, Control-Room, Los Angeles, USA, co-curator with Zac Tomaszewski
2011:
Agnes Amstaff presents “It’s In the margins that the poems are found”, Oslo, Norway
2010:
Agnes Amstaff presents “Northern Twilight”, Oslo, Norway
2009:
Cosmic Debris, Podium, Oslo, Norway

Scholarships/ Prizes

2013:
BKV 1-year working grant. Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Norway
2012:
Kulturrådet, Exhibition support
Statens diverse stipend
2011:
Awarded with the StartPoint Prize 2011 for best european Master project
OCA International support
2006:
Horten kommunes kunstnerstipend 2011

Publications

2017:
New Black Romanticism, Published by Kunstlerhaus Bethanien. Berlin
Yes is the new no. Published by Friends make books. Torino
2016:
ETC galerie 2004-2015. Editor Marketa Vinglerova. Praha
Frontiers of solitude, Atelier Nord/ Skolska 28
Combo Galerie, Published by Javi Orcaray Vélez. Spain.
2013:
DFF-Det frie feltet. Published by Mikal Strøm
1986 – 2013 / En kunstner som samler kunst. Published by Morten Viskum
2012:
Tommy Høvik. Artist book published by Gavu Cheb & Arbor Vitae Foundation

Semikolon, Published by Siri Leira, Malie Robb & Karin Erixon

2011:
STARTPOINT: Prize for emerging artists 2011

Residency

2014:
La fragua, Cordoba, Spain
2012:
Started, Startpoint Prize residency programme, Arbor Vitae Foundation, Prague
Horten kommunes kunstnerstipend, Åsgårdstrand, Norway

Member of NBK og UKS

Open on: Sunday

Address

Christian Kroghs gate 2, 0182 Oslo
Brugata

www.tommyhovik.com