Bo Christian Larsson

Bo Christian Larsson

Born 1976 in Kristinehamn, Sweden. Lives and works in Berlin, Germany.
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Born 1976 in Kristinehamn, Sweden. Lives and works in Berlin, Germany.

Education
1994-98
AKI, Academy of visual arts in Enschede, Holland
Specialization in drawing, sculpture and installation art

1997
Guest student at Western Australia’s College of fine arts, Perth, Australia

Selected Solo Shows
2012
Bo Christian Larsson, Ludlow 38, New York City, USA
Bo Christian Larsson, Gallery Vogt, New York City, USA
Bo Christian Larsson, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Sweden (cat.)
Bo Christian Larsson, Kristinehamns Konstmuseum, Sweden (cat.)

2011
Performance (hidden track), Dockville Festival, Hamburg, Germany
Performance (hidden track), VW (VeneKlasen/Werner) Gallery, Berlin, Germany
The Cataclysmic Raft – Out of Harm’s Way, Stiftung kunst:raum sylt quelle, Sylt, Germany (cat.)
Bo Christian Larsson, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany (cat.)
Bo Christian Larsson. Still Standing in the Mud of Time, Gallery Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen, Denmark
(cat.)
Bo Christian Larsson, Steinle Contemporary, Munich, Germany

2010
Cataclysmic Raft, Performance on Sylt, Kunstraum Sylt Quelle, Sylt, Germany
A White Mess Pt. 2b, Soundfair, Berlin, Germany
Open Space, Art Cologne, Cologne, Germany
The Intruder, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingolstadt, Germany

2009
Drifting Across That Thin Line, Steinle Contemporary, Munich, Germany
For Earthly Things..., Magazin4, Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz, Austria (cat.)

2008
Silverscreams, Gallery Gad, Oslo, Norway
What was done in the dark will be brought to the light, Galerie Florian Walch, Munich, Germany (cat.)
www.bochristianlarsson.com

2006
An Itchy Howl Under a Skin Coloured Moon, Von Maltzahn Fine Arts, Munich, Germany
A mediocre squirt in a commonplace tilts the real, Gallery GAD, Oslo, Norway

2005
Oil for food, Fuel for fools, Off Space Du Ag, Munich, Germany

Selected Group Shows
2012
himmelgrau., Galerie Bezirk Oberbayern, Munich, Germany (cat.)
Im Raum des Betrachters / Skulptur der Gegenwart, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
EORUM SANAI, Arario Gallery, Cheonan, South Korea
Socle du Monde Biennale, Herning Museum of Contemporary Art, Herning, Denmark
Falling From Grace – Junge Schwedische Kunst, Rostock Kunsthalle, Germany

2011
Jahresgaben 2011, Kunstverein München, Munich, Germany
Jahresgaben 2011, Braunschweiger Kunstverein, Braunschweig, Germany
Hot Spot Berlin, Georg Kolbe Museum, Berlin, Germany
The True Artist Helps the World by Revealing Magic Truths, D21 Art Space, Leipzig, Germany
Colliding Discourses, Shiryaevo Biennal, Samara, Russia (cat.)
Eyes Wide Shut, Vogt Gallery, New York, USA
Into the Wildwoods, Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen, Denmark
Unlängst im Wald, Bayerische Staatsforsten, Regensburg, Germany (cat.)

2010
Jahresgaben 2010, Kunstverein München, Munich, Germany (cat.)
# 5 neunundneunzig, Im Namen des Raumes, Berlin, Germany
Zum ersten Mal, Art-Report Projects at Galerie K4, Munich, Germany
Dirty Dozen, Grimmuseum Berlin, Germany<
Peter Riss – system of duplicity, Bo Christian Larsson – system of a clone, Weltraum, Munich, Germany
Petersburg, Available Works at HBC, Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 9, Berlin, Germany
Hayward Closure Poster Project, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
Tales from the forest, Virserums Konsthall, Virserum, Sweden
Gegenüber und Miteinander, Kunstprojekt auf dem Weg zum ÖKT 2010, Munich, Germany (cat.)

2009
Jahresgaben 2009, Kunstverein München, Munich, Germany (cat.)
Interesting Productions, The Office, Berlin, Germany
Walking in my mind, Hayward Gallery, London, UK (cat.)
Extra Extra, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, USA
Minton's Playhouse, Artnews Projects, Berlin, Germany (cat.)
www.bochristianlarsson.com

2008
Jahresgaben 2008, Kunstverein München, Munich, Germany (cat.)
Indifference, Forum Kreuzberg, Skalitzer Str. 133, Berlin, Germany
The Waste Land, Caravan Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Out there somewhere in the middle of nowhere, Galerie der Künstler, Munich, Germany
Favoriten 2008, Kunstbau, Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany (cat.)
Hell-O-World pt. 1 (Sweden), Happening in Kristinehmans Konstfoerening, Kristinehmans, Sweden
Toy-Void, A perfomative identity project as a part of "Doing Identity", Münchner Kammerspiele,
Munich, Germany
Interesting Productions II, shown in the collection of Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany

2007
Königskinder, Residenzmuseum, Munich, Germany
B.Line, Ter Caemer-Meert Contemporary, Nieuwerke, Belgium
Our House Reverbed, performance in „Nachtlinie“, Münchner Kammerspiele, Munich, Germany
I can eat that, Providence RI, USA

2006
Interesting Productions II, three person show at Lothringer 13, Munich, Germany
Out, Household and Birds - reinventions of Allan Kaprow’s Happenings as a part of the exhibition
Allan Kaprow, Kunst als Leben” at Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany (cat.)
Daydream Demolition (a speculation), performance as a part of the theater piece ”Bunny Hill 2”;
directed by Peter Kastenmueller, Münchner Kammerspiele, Munich, Germany
Bonnie Prince German, Low Salt Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland
Panic, our older brother, Gallery ALM, Munich, Germany

2005
KKK Becomes Santa Redialed, performance as a part of the exhibition ”Künstlerbrüder”, Haus der
Kunst, Munich, Germany
Imagen, luz y sonido para el desarollo, Centre civic Barceloneta, Barcelona, Spain
Copy your idol, Organized by the Berlin Foundation of Contemporary Art, Kunsthalle Berlin Pankow,
Berlin, Germany
KKK Becomes Santa and Santa Becomes KKK, performance in the exhibition “Experiment
Dunstkreis“, Westendstr., Munich, Germany
On a road to permanent demonstration, “Utopia Station” in World Social Forum, Porto Alegre, Brasil
If Spider-Man is real, so is utopia!, Performance in ”Utopia Station”, Haus der Kunst, Munich,
Germany

2004
Voids and Fillings, Kellereingang Ost of Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Young artist, Kristinehamns konstmuseum, Kristinehamn, Sweden
www.bochristianlarsson.com

2003/04
Now and then, Kristinehamns konstmuseum, Kristinehamn, Sweden

Grants and Awards
2009
Kunst:Raum Sylt Quelle, artist in residence, Sylt, Germany

2008/09
Philipp Otto Runge Residency Scholarship, Hamburg, Germany

2006
Musik im öffentlichen Raum, Kulturreferat München, Munich, Germany

2002
Young artist, Kristinehamns konstmuseum, Kristinehamn, Schweden

Public Collections
FRAC Ile-de-France / Le Plateau, Paris, France
Hamburger Kunsthalle, Kupferstichkabinett, Hamburg, Germany
Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München, Munich, Germany
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Kristinehamns Konstmuseum, Kristinehamn, Sweden
Statoil Hydro Collection, Oslo, Norway
Selected Publications
Catalogues

2011
Colliding Discourses, Shiryaevo Biennal, Samara, Russia
Unlängst im Wald, Bayerische Staatsforsten, Regensburg, Germany
Cataclysmic raft – out of harms way, Stiftung Kunstraum Sylt Quelle, Hamburg, Germany
Bo Christian Larsson, Gallery Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen, Denmark
100” by Francesca Gavin, published by Laurence King, London, UK

2010
Vokabelkrieger V Aufbruch, published by Hybriden – Verlag Berlin, Germany
Das ist Programm, steinle contemporary, Munich, Germany, pp. 34-39
Gegenüber und Miteinander (exhibition booklet), Munich, Germany, pp. 22-23

2009
Bo Christian Larsson "For Earthly Things Were Turned Into Watery, And The Things That Before
Swam In The Water, Now Went Upon The Ground", published by Magazin4 – Bregenzer
Kunstverein, Austria
www.bochristianlarsson.com
Walking in my mind, Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre, London, UK, pp. 76-87
Bo Christian Larsson, On and on is how we are, Monograph, published by Argo Books, Berlin,
Germany
Minton’s Playhouse, caravan Berlin, Berlin, Germany

2008
Let’s party for a piece of Art. Benefiz auction at Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany, Nov.
24th. Auction catalogue, p. 20
Pieces of Energy, Statoil Hydro Collection, Oslo, Norway, p. 223
Favoriten 08 Neue Kunst in München, Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany, pp.70 – 75, p. 107
Kom Hem. Tjugo Värmländska Konstnärer Återvänder! Rackstadmusset, Arvika, Sweden
Bo Christian Larsson, What was done in the dark, will be brought to the light, Munich, Germany
The Making of a Retrospective. Agency for Action by Stephanie Rosenthal, pp. 56-71 in: Allan
Kaprow. Art as Life, Munich, Germany

2007 / 08
Städtische Galerie Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau München, Jahresbericht 2007/2008, pp.28, 58, 90,
132

2007
Allan Kaprow. 18 Happenings in 6 Parts, Munich, Germany, p. 66 - 67

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Close encounter

Entstehungsjahr: 2013

Kategorie: Skulptur

Material: wooden diamond, 3 bronze wood pecker

Größe: H: 120,0 cm x B: 80,0 cm x T: 80,0 cm
 
Signatur: mit beigefügtem Zertifikat
 
Edition/Auflage: 3 Unikate

Region: Schweden

 

Close encounter

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Foot soldier 1

  • foot soldier 1
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Foot soldier 2

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foot soldier 3

  • foot soldier 3
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Heaven's door

  • Heaven's door

MADHATTER

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The end

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The source

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Where is my emperor

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All the good things are three

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Horses sweat with fear, we break to run

  • Horses sweat with fear, we break to run

The Thinker

  • The Thinker
  • The Thinker
  • The Thinker
  • The Thinker

Madhatter

  • Madhatter