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BIOGRAPHY

Nicolai Howalt 

Born in Copenhagen 1970
Lives and works in Copenhagen


EDUCATION
1990-92    Danmarks Fotografiske Billedkunstskole - Fatamorgana, Denmark.


SOLO / NICOLAI HOWALT

2017
By looking up I see downward - By looking down I see upward, Bornholms Kunstmuseum, Denmark


2016
By looking down I see up, by looking up I see down, Bornholms Kunstmuseum, Danmark 
Element Clash, Kunsthal Viborg, Viborg, Denmark

2015
Light Break - Photography / Light Therapy, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014
Light Break, Medicinsk Museion, CPH, Denmark

2013
Light Break, Gallery Edel Assanti, London. UK
5 x Solo, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, København Danmark

2012
Landscapes, Maison du Danemark, Paris

2011
Endings, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Sammenstød, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Danmark

2009
Car Crash Studies, Bruce Silverstein Gallery. September 09, New York, USA
Car Crash Studies, Martin Asbæk Gallery. Copenhagen, Denmark

2006
Galerie Poller NY, November, New York, USA

2005
Nordic House, Cracow, Polen

2004
Kaunas photo, October, Kaunas, Lituania
Boxer, Århus Kunstbygning, August, Denmark
Gallerie Schüster, May, Frankfurt, Germany
Vensyssel Art Museum, December, Denmark

2003
Galerie Asbæk, October, Copenhagen, Denmark

2001
Galerie Asbæk, April, Copenhagen, Denmark
Center for Photography, May, Stockholm, Sweden

1997
Museet for Fotokunst, April, Odense, Denmark.


SELECTED GROUPSSHOWS/ NICOLAI HOWALT
2017
Room vs. Wall (With Esben Klemann) Maria Lund Gallerie, Paris, France
Cool, Calm and Collected, ARoS, Aarhus, Denmark


2016
Photography, Rønnebæksholm, Næstved, Denmark
Heliotropes, Geary Contemporary, New York, USA
The Limits of Control, Curated by Ilari Laamanen, The Station Project, New York, USA (cat)
Who Shot Sports, Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA (cat)

2015
Camera Solved Photography, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark (cat)
Naturmøder, J. F. Willumsens Museum, Denmark
 
Summer in the City no.10, Martin asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
PHOTOGRAPHY, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

Here comes the sun, Galerie Maria Lund, Paris, Frankrig 
Wilderness, New Shelter Plan, Carlsberg district, Copenhagen, Denmark 
Det Kameraløse Fotografi, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
100 år med Grønningen, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning & Museumsbygningen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014
Kunsten visits BRANDTS", BRANDTS, Odense
Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013
Zeigen. an audio tour through Copenhagen, Nikolaj Kirke, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Masculine, Capricious 88, New York, USA

2012
The Chosen Ones, Kunsten, Aalborg Museum of Modern Art, Denmark (cat)
Grønningen ®C at the Dock, April - May, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011
Places, HEART - Herning Artmuseum. Aug-Oct 2011, Herning, Denmark

2010
Denmark In Transition, Sep-nov 2010, Museet for Fotokunst, Denmark (cat)
Grønningen på Docken, 18 Sep 2010 - Oct 10 2010, Cph, Denmark. (cat)
Danmark under forvandling, Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark (cat)

2009
Kontrapunkt, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Esb. September 09 - Januar 10, Esbjerg, Denmark
In Between, Künstlerverein Walkmühle in Wiesbaden, May/June, Germany
Blomsten & Bien, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
Altid som aldrig før, Skagen Museum, Denmark (cat)

2008
Collisions, Maison du Danemark, Paris, France

2007
Reality Crossings, 2.Fotofestival Kunsthalle Mannheim. De. (cat)
New Photography from Denmark, feb, Houston, USA

2006
Scandinavian Photo II: Denmark, Sep, Foto Fest, Houston / Texas, USA (cat)
Teen Beat, the Society for Contemporary Photography, Kansas, USA
Another Adventures, with TS. Style Cube Zandari, Seoul, Korea (cat)
The Open Book, The National Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark (cat)

2005
Spells of Childhood, Tampere Art Museum, Finland (cat)
New Photography from Denmark, July, Faulcener Gallery, Iowa, USA

2004
Distance, April, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaujvaros, Hungary
Hereford Photography Festival 200, Hereford, United Kingdom (cat)
Don't mention it, The National Museum, Cph, Denmark
Something different, Februar, Fotografisk Center, Denmark

2003
Boxer, fototriennalen, October, Museet for Fotokunst, Denmark (book)
3x1, Ifsak, November, Istanbul, Tyrkey

2002
Home Sweet Home, Januar. Århus Art Museum, Århus, Denmark (cat)

2001
Neverending Story, public spaces in Vesterbro, Copenhagen, Denmark

1999
From the Hidden, The National Museum of Photo, Copenhagen, Denmark

1998
Meanwhile, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark. (cat)
1000 year 10'December, Museum for modern Art, Roskilde, Denmark

1995
Efterårsudstillingen, October, Charlottenborg Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark (cat)


SOLO / HOWALT & SØNDERGAARD
2013
Bruce Silverstein, with T. Søndergaard. NY. USA
Birds ®C Trees and Hunting Scenes, Kunsthal NORD, Aalborg, Danmark

2011
Scandinavian Forest, Akershus Artcenter Lillestrøm, Feb-April Norge

2010
How to Hunt, ARoS Århus Kunstmuseum, Denmark
Vrå Udstillingen, Nordjylland, Danmark

2008
Musée Historique et des Porcelaines, with TS. Ville de Nyon, France

2007
Hunting Scenes, Lys over Lolland. Denmark (cat)
The Parisian Laundry, Mois de la Photo, Montréal, Canada, (cat)
Fotografiets Hus, Stockholm, Solo show, Sweden
Silverstein Gallery, New York, USA
Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006
ParisPhoto Statement, Martin Asbæk Project, Paris, France (cat)
Faaborg Art Museum, October, Faaborg, Denmark (cat)

2005
Martin Asbæk Project, Marts, Copenhagen, Denmark


SELECTED GROUPSSHOWS / HOWALT & SØNDERGAARD
2013
Flora Danica, The Natural History Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012
Skabt af tiden, Danish National Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011
Scandinavian Forest, Akerhus Art Center, Oslo, Norway

2010
I love you, ARoS, Aarhus, Danmark (cat)
Jagten, på noget andet, Johannes Larsen Museet, Kerteminde, Denmark (cat)

2008
Unreal, Groupshow with Astrid Kruse, Jonna Karanka, Susanna Majuri, Helsinki, Finland
Another Adventures, Frankfurt, Germany (cat)
Grønningen, Bornholms Art Museum, Denmark (cat)
On Hunting, Gallery Andreas Grimm, Münich, Germany
Basel, Solo-projects, (artfair), Basel, Germany
Danish Devils, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark (cat)
Arco 08, (artfair) Madrid, Spain
Berlin Art Forum (artfair) Berlin, Germany

2007
Lianzhou Fotobiennale, Groupshow with Ebbe Stub Wittrup & Astrid K. Jensen, 
Kina (cat)
Salon 1, Museumsbygningen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Existencias, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y Leon, Spain
Fondation Neuflize Vie: Acquisitions for the MEP (1999-2006), with Trine Søndergaard
Achtung! Kunst!, The National Museum of Photography, Denmark
Hunter & Gatherer, Gallery Ferenbalm-Gurbrü Station, Germany

2006
Artists´ Choice, Bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003
Familliebilleder, Brænderigaarden, Viborg, Denmark (cat)


BOOKS & PUBLICATIONS
2012
Car Crash Studies Études books No 2. ISBN 978-2-9533506-6-1
Album no 3 - The White Album, text by Christina Lykke Hansen

2011
Erratic, Visual Impact in Current Design. Gestalten. ISBN 978-3-89955-370-3
78 Boxers, Book, Hjørring. ISBN 978-87-994612-0-2. Text by Jane Rowley.
Sammenstød, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum. ISBN 978-87-89311-31-9, text by T. Sangild. Denmark.

2010
Herfra hvor vi står, Book, ISBN 978-87-02-08653-9. Gyldendal, Denmark.
How to Hunt, Book, ISBN 978-3-7757-2722-8. text by Liz Wells, Hatje Cantz, Germany.
Dying Birds, Book, ISBN 978-0-9825471-4-4, Hassla books. NY. USA.

2008
Tree Zone, Book, ISBN 978-0-9800935-6-8, Hassla Books. NY. USA.

2009
Altid som aldrig før, cat, Skagen Museum. ISBN 978-87-91048-16-6

2008
Next Level 14, The White Edition. UK. ISBN
Danskjavlar, Kunsthal Charlottenborg. DK. Cat. ISBN 978-87-88944-66-2

2007
10 Denmark, Magazine nr. 1. UK.
Replaying Narrative, Edited by Marie Fraser, Le Mois de la Montréal 2007. ISBN 9782980802010

2006
New Adventures, Danish Contemporary Photography & Video, Korea.
Manual til Dansk samtidskunst, Book, ISBN 87-02-04450-1
Dansk Kunst, 2005, Book, ISBN 87-11-23150-5

2005
Scandinavian Photography II, Book, USA.
Backlights 2005, Catalog, Tampere Art Museum, Finland.
How to Hunt, Book, ISBN 87-91518-96-2, Artpeople, Denmark

2004
Women 2003, Book, ISBN 87-7514-091-8, photodocumentation, Denmark.

2003
boxer, Book, ISBN 87-91293-64-2, Artpeople, Denmark.

2001
3x1, Book, ISBN 87-00-49132-2, Gyldendal, Denmark.

1998
Ung Dansk Fotografi 1998, Fotografisk Center, Denmark.


COLLECTIONS

Art foundation Mallorca, Spain.
ARoS, Aarhus Arm Museum, Denmark.
Artphilein Foundation, Italy.
Bornholms Artmuseum, Denmark.
Esbjerg Art Museum, Denmark.
Fondation Neuflize Vie, paris, France
Hiscox Art Project, US.
La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain.
Kunsten, Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Denmark.
Maison Europeenne de Photographie, Paris, France.
MUSAC, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León. Spain.
Museum of Fine Art Houston, Texas, US.
Ny Carlsberg Fondet, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Ny Kredit, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Skagens Museum, Skagen, Denmark.
The Danish Arts Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark.
The David Krohn Collection, US.
The Hermés Collection. France.
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel.
The Juan Redón Collection, Espania.
The K.P.A. Kunst på arbejdspladsen, Copenhagen, Denmark.
The Museum of Art Photography, Odense, Denmark.
The National Museum of Photography, Copenhagen, Denmark.


PRIZES & GRANTS
2012 Copenhagen Art Counsel
2012 Danish Art Foundation Adorment, Denmark.
2009 Palle Fogtdals Photography travel stipend 2009 with Trine Søndergaard
2009 Danish Art Foundation Adorment, Denmark.
2008 Danish Art Foundation Adorment, Denmark.
2008 Niels Wessel Bagge's Art Prize, Denmark.
2007 Danish Art Foundation Adorment, Denmark.
2006 Paris Photo Jury's Special Prize, Paris Photo 2006, France
2006 Books of the year. "HOW TO HUNT" Catagory of art & photography
2006 Nominated for the BMW Prize, Paris Photo 2006, France
2006 Selected for ParisPhoto2006 ”STATEMENT” the Nordic Countryes. Fr.
2006 Danish Art Foundation Adorment, Denmark.
2006 Blix Fond, Denmark.
2006 Danish Art Foundation Adorment, Denmark.
2005 Nominated for Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2006. DE.
2004 Nominated for Leopold Godowsky Jr. Color Photography Award 2005, US.
2004 Blix Fond ”how to hunt” Denmark.
2004 Danish Art Foundation Adorment, Denmark.
2004 The Danish Art Counsel ”how to hunt” Denmark.
2002 The Hasselblad Foundation, Gøteborg, Sweden.
2001 Blix Fond ”boxer” Denmark.
2000 The Danish Ministry of Culture development Fond. Denmark.
1999 Member of BAM; ”Billedhuset/2.Maj” Denmark.
1998 Anders Bording Prize. Denmark.
1997 The Int. Agfa Award for Young Photographers, Germany.
1996 World Press Joop Swartz Masterclass. Netherland.