Timeline

1976
Born in Oslo, Norway
1996–2000
National Academy of Fine Art, Bergen
1999–2000
Staatliche Hochschule fur Bildende Künste – Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main
2001–2002
Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, Studio Program, New York
2002–2003
Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program/ Cooper Union School of Architecture, Architecture and Urban Studies Program, New York
Lives and works in New York

Exhibitions

2006
Gallery Sora, Tokyo (with Banks Violette, forthcoming, October)
2006
Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany, Theater of Life – Rhetorics of Emotions (forthcoming April, curated by Nicholas Schafhausen)
2006
STANDARD (OSLO), Oslo, Norway, Mafia: Or One Unopened Packet of Cigarettes (forthcoming March)
2006
Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles (curated by Clarissa Dalrymple)
2006
Bortolami Dayan, New York, Survivor (curated by David Rimanelli, forthcoming March)
2005
Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland, The Complex of Respect, (forthcoming January, curated by Philipe Pirotte)
2005
FrancoSoffiantino Artecontemporanea, Turin, Italy, L’Altro, Lo Stesso (curated by Irene Calderoni)
2005
CCA Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, In the Poem About Love You Don’t Write The Word Love, (curated by Tanya Leighton)
2005
Nils Stærk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark, To Be Continued
2005
Roberts and Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2005
Istanbul Biennale, Istanbul, Turkey (with catalogue, curated by Vasif Kortun and Charles Esche)
2005
G Fine Art, Washington D.C., Blast (curated by Paul Brewer)
2005
Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA, Downstrokes and Feedback (curated by Lisa Schiff)
2005
Team Gallery, New York, NY, leashed or confined (solo)
2005
Galerie Loevenbruck, Paris, France (solo)
2005
Kunstraum Deutsche Bank, Salzburg, Austria, Next Generation: no ordinary sanctity (with catalogue, curated by Shamim M. Momin)
2005
Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, Walls ‘n Things (curated by Clarissa Dalrymple)
2004
Galerie Loevenbruck, Paris, France, La Piste Noir (curated by Marc-Olivier Wahler, with catalogue)
2004
Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany, Now And Ten Years Ago (with catalogue, curated by
2004
Shedhalle, Zürich, Switzerland, The Spectacle and Pleasure Principle or the Carnivalesque
2004
Champion Fine Arts, New York, NY, Boys Keep Swinging (curated by Mai-thu Perret, with
2004
Art Film Basel, Art 35 Basel/ Stadtkino Basel, Switzerland
2004
UKS Gallery, Oslo, Norway, Come and Take It (solo)
2004
Nils Stærk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark, Enter to Start (solo)
2004
Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway, We’ll Make the World You Live (with catalogue) (solo)
2004
Schnittraum, Cologne, Germany, 5 (words) (solo)
2004
Marres centrum beeldende kunst, Maastricht, The Netherlands, Your Example Will Speak (solo)
2004
Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway, Rank Xerox (with Matias Faldbakken)
2003
Am Parlamentzplatz, Revolver, Frankfurt/ Main, Germany, Lösen Sie Ihren Bonus Ein
2003
Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, Germany, o.u.t.l.a.w. (solo)
2003
Norsk Form/ Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway, That’s Not Made for That (solo)
2003
Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany, Violators Will be (solo)
2003
Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Bilbao, Electric Visions
2003
Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania, 24/7: New York-Vilnius (with catalogue)
2003
Apex Art, New York, Between The Lines (curated by Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt)
2003
Kunstverein München, Munich, Kunstladen (curated by Maria Lind)
2002
Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland, CMYK/Greyscale (with catalogue)
2002
Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark, Esplanaden (with catalogue)
2002
Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton, UK, Strike (with catalogue)
2002
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway, Where am I Now 2
2002
American Fine Arts, New York, New York, Lars Von Trier (with Gareth James)
2002
White Box, New York, 6’ Under (with Carissa Rodriguez)
2002
Oslo Kunsthall, Oslo, Norway, Mind the Space (with Jan Christensen)
2001
Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, Osculum Infame (with Matias
2001
Casino Luxembourg Forum d' Art Contemporain, Luxembourg, Audit (with catalogue)
2001
The Trade Apartment, London, UK, What's Wrong
2001
Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, Malmo, Sweden, Kosmos (curated by Charles Esche)
2001
Bergen Kunstforening/ Bergen Kunsthall/ Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen/ Bergen,
2001
Galleri OTTO, Copenhagen, Denmark Reol (with catalogue)
2000
American Fine Arts. Coal by Any Other Name, New York
2000
Galleri G.I/ Henie Onstad Artcenter, Propaganda Village, Oslo, Norway
2000
Momentum- Nordic Festival for Contemporary Art, Moss (with catalogue)
1999
Galleri 21:25, Oslo, Norway, Notes From the Underground (with Marius Engh)

Literature

2006
Taft, Catherine, “Group Show Organized by Clarissa Dalrymple,” Artforum.com, February 9.
2005
Moreno, Gean, “Gardar Eide Einarsson,” ArtUS, December, p.25 (with illustration).
2005
Jacobsen, Louis, “Blasts,” Washington City Paper, October 14, p.60 (with illustration).
2005
Wilson, Michael, “Gardar Eide Einarsson,” Artforum, December, p.279 (with illustration).
2005
Honigman, Ana Finel, “Gardar Eide Einarsson,” Tema Celeste, September-October, pp.44-9 (with illustrations).
2005
Sholis, Brian, “Critics’ Picks: Walls ‘n’ Things,” Artforum.com, July 20 (with illustration).
2005
Cotter, Holland, “Fanciful to Figurative to Wryly Inscrutable: Walls ‘n’ Things,” The New York Times, July 8, p.E31.
2005
Scott, Andrea K., "Local Heroes," TimeOut, March 31-April 6, p.62
2005
Ribas, Joao, "City Limits," ArtReview, March.
2004
Blom, Ina, “A Problem of Style: Art vs. Subculture. On the Work of Gardar Eide Einarsson”,
2004
Lind, Maria, “Soft and strict strands”, 00tal #17/18, Stockholm
2004
Heier, Marianne, “Andre Helter”, Billedkunst, #1 2004
2003
Macel, Christine, “Dada et Moi”, Les Cahiers du Musée national d’art moderne/ Centre
2003
Koether, Jutta, “Was tun mi dem Schwung/ What to do with the Momentum”, BE Magazin,
2003
Pethick, Emily, “Critics Picks”, Artforum.com, August
2002
Deliss, Clementine, Texte sur Kunst, December.
2002
Clark, Robert, The Guardian, Oct 8., p.__
2002
Griffin, Tim, Time Out New York, July 4-11, p.__
2001
Nesbitt, Rebecca Gordon, “Osculum Infame, the Dark Side of the White Cube”, NIFCA Info,
2001
Tannert, Christoph, Kunstzeitung, November 01.
2000
Andreassen, Soren, Bang Larssen, Lars, NU: The Nordic Art Review, March.
2000
McDavid, Ralph, NU: The Nordic Art Review, February.