Sabine Knust Galerie Maximilian Verlag

Matias Faldbakken

(Norwegian, born 1973)

o.t., 2011 by matias faldbakken

Matias Faldbakken

o.T., 2011, 2011

Price on Request



Born in Hobro, Denmark
1994 - 1998
The Academy of Fine Art, Bergen
1996 - 1997
Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main (Prof. Thomas Bayrle)
Lives and works in Oslo


The Devil’s Fidelity, Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris, France
Remote Control, ICA, London, UK
Documenta 13, Kassel, Germany
Home of Metal, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton, UK
Stonescape, Napa Valley, USA
Show curated by Shamin Momin, LAND, Marfa, USA
Secret Societies, curated by Christina Ricupero, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
Le Printemps de Septembre, curated by Anne Pontegnie, Toulouse, France
Situation as Object (Framed), Galerie D.O.R, Brussels, Belgium
Show co-curated by Runa Islam and Arnolfini, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK

Public Collections

DekaBank, Franfurt am Main, Germany
The National Museum of Art, Design and Architecture, Oslo, Norway
Hydro Art Collection, Oslo, Norway
Telenor Art Collection, Oslo, Norway
The Speyer Family Collection, New York, NY, USA


"Destination Art - Oslo", BBC World, September 2nd Røed, Kjetil: "Matias Faldbakken", Contemporary Magazine, London, No 85, September 2006, pp 32-35
Faldbakken, Matias: "Matias Faldbakken – Top Ten List", ARTFORUM, New York, September, 2006
Dünser, Severin; Heidmann, Patrick and others (editors): " Upping The Anti", mono.kultur #07, Berlin
Woznicki, Krystian: "Comeback der Anarchie", Telepolis, April 23, 2006
Anders, Friedrikke; Hoffmann, Anke, and Lahr Christian: "Auflösung", RealismusStudio / Neue Gesellschaft für bildende Kunste, Berlin, 2006, pp. 86-87
Around Photography, January issue
Fassi, Luigi and Zucca, Irina: "The Metaphysics of Youth", Pescara, catalogue
Gaenshaiemer, Susanne; Höner, Julia; Mühling, Matthias, and Schafhausen, Nicolaus: "Theatre of Life - Rhetorics of Emotions", 2006, Munich, pp. 138-139
Parallel Life, catalogue
Draft Deceit, exhibition pamphlet