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BIOGRAPHY

Niels Bonde    

Born in 1961, Denmark.
Lives and works in Sweden.

 
EDUCATION
1981 - 83
The Royal Danish Art Academy, School of Architecture, Copenhagen

1988 - 94
The Royal Danish Art Academy, School of Visual Arts, Copenhagen

1993 - 95
Städelschule, Institut für Neue Medien, Frankfurt am Main


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016
Selfiestick, Galleri Fagerstedt, Stockholm, Sweden

2014
Tin Foil Helmet, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2010
Paris, Adolf, Britney og Cho. Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2009
Attention!, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark
Ystad Kunstmuseum, Sweden

2008
We Love People/Asbæk, Copenhagen, Denmark

2007
Unknown unknowns, Dogenhaus Leipzig, Germany
Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany

2006
Bad days, Galerie Asbæk, Copenhagen, Denmark
Souvenir, Malmö Konstmuseum, Sweden

2004
Painting, Politiken, Copenhagen, Denmark
Worm hole, (udsmykning), Kolding Kommune, Denmark

2003
The Opening, Galerie Asbæk, Copenhagen, Denmark
hell(o) (t)here, Galerie Voges und Partner, Frankfurt, Germany

2002
The Map, Galerie Für Gegenwartskunst, Bremen, Germany

2001
The Scream, Trapholt, Denmark
Bubba the Lovesponge, DCA Gallery, New York
Users Club, (Artnode), Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark

2000
[N + S], Galerie Voges + Deisen, Berlin, Germany

1999
Closet, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, USA
Galleri Specta, Copenhagen, Denmark
Through a Lens Darkly, Rare Gallery, New York, USA
100 tegninger, (Artnode), Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark

1998
Scanner, Galleri Søren Houmann, Copenhagen, Denmark
Galerie für Gegenwartskunst, Bremen, Germany
Hemmelige Historier, Malmö Kunstmuseum, Sweden
Secret Stories, Galerie Voges + Deisen Frankfurt am Main, Germany

1996
No one's Innocent, Gentofte Kunstbibliotek, Denmark

1995
I never had any hair on my body or head, Galerie Voges + Deisen Frankfurt, Germany


1994
Market Economy for Beginners, Kunstforeningen Gammel Strand, Copenhagen, Denmark
Recovered Files, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
404 File not found - Artnode, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, DK
Multitasking Death Spiral (With Mads Lindberg), D7 project space, Copenhagen, Denmark
Summer in the city, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2016
Berliner Bahnhof, CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain
Ultracontemporary, MOAD, Johannesburg, South Afrika
Summer in the city, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Perceived Realities, Galleri Egelund, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Truman Show Delusion, Elisabeth Fagerstedt Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

2015
Summer in the City no.10, Martin
 Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Security in Society: What Remains Of Our Personal Freedoms, Art Souterrain, Montreal
Canada "Wow!-architecture" Kampnagel Internatuinal Summer Festival, Hambrug, Germany

2014
Artnode Office, Alt_Cph Copenhagen's Independent Art Fair, (Artnode), 
Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013
Zeigen, an audiotour through Copenhagen, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Krig, Kunst og Danmark, Holstebro Museum
VIDEO, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012
Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Art project PaNIK at Experimentarium, Hellerup, Denmark

2011
The Deutsche Hygiene Museum, Dresden

2009
...und jetzt ..., Deutsche Künstlerbund Projektraum, Berlin, Germany
Emergency Room, Hanoi, Vietnam

2008
Sample #1, Deutsche Künstlerbund Projektraum, Berlin, Germany

2007
Invisicible Invincible, Curators without borders, Berlin, Germany
Emergency Room, PS1 MOMA, New York, USA
GalleriBOX, Akureyri, Iceland
The Perfect Real, CCA Glasgow, Scotland
X, Galerie für Gegenwartskunst, Bremen, Germany

2006
Bandits Mages, Bourges, France
Artist Migration, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany
40jahrevideokunst.de – was fehlt?, Deutsche Künstlerbund Projektraum, Berlin, Germany

2005
Heroes a Jamais, Centre Pasquart Faubourg, Switzerland
Baltic Raw, Hafencity, Hamburg, Germany
Munch Revisited, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway
Nágrannar, Ystad Konstmuseum, Sweden

2004
Transmitter, European Media Art Festival Osnabrück, Germany
Shutters, UBAG Buffalo, New York, USA
Made in Berlin, Berlin Art Fair, Berlin, Germany
Lost in Tomorrow 2, Galerie Asbæk, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003
Lost in Tomorrow, Centro Cultural Andratx, Spain
Hotelit, Utrecht, Holland
Nostalgic Real, Galerie Muller de Chiara, Berlin, Germany
From Objective to Object”, Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark
Video Festival, MAC Santiago, Chile

2002
Socle du Monde, Herning Kunstmuseum, Herning Denmark

2001
Eyegoblack, Fortalesa, Brazil
Come on feel the noise, Galerie Asbæk, Copenhagen, Denmark
Take-off 20:01, Aaros Art Museum, Aarhus Denmark
Ctrl-space, ZKM Karlsruhe, Germany

2000
Havana Biennial, Cuba
Sublime, hArtware Projekte Duende, Rotterdam, Holland
1st International Art Biennial, Buenos Aires, Argentina
A good Cast is worth repeating, Voges + Deisen Frankfurt am Main Germany
Eyegoblack, Trapholt
Museo de Arte Contemporanea Santiago Chile? Pinacoteca do Estado de Sao Paolo, Brazil
Grønningen, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen Denmark

1999
Quiet, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, USA
From the Collection of Malmø Kunstmuseum, Wanås, Sweden

1998
The Soft Machine, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Holland
Some futures are forbidden little one, Cato Jans Hamburg, Germany
Revue, Galerie Hilger Wien, Austria
Efterårsudstillingen (Artnode), Charlottenborg Copenhagen, Denmark

1997
The Art of Detection: Surveillance in Society, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Boston, USA

1996
Science Fiction/ Social Fiction, Galerie der Stadt Schwaz Palais Enzenberg, Austria
Nemo, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Contemporary, Denmark
Geben und Nehmen, Schloß Plüschow Wismar, Germany
9.th Dimensional Theory, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

1995
One Night Stand, UKS, Oslo, Norway
Flow of reaction, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany
Telepolis, Luxembourg? Efterårsudstillingen, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Re-evolution, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland
A New Europe. Supranational Art, Venice Biennale, Italy


GRANTS
Statens Kunstfonds 3 årige arbejdslegat, Siemens Kulturförderung, ISCP New York, Fulbright Foundation, Danmark-Amerika stipendie


COLLECTIONS
Statens Museum for Kunst Denmark, Arken Denmark, Statens Kunstfond Denmark, Malmö Konstmuseum Sweden, Trapholt Kunstmuseum Denmark, Horsens Kunstmuseum Denmark, Novo Nordic, Statens Konstråd Sweden, Nobel Foundation, Sparekassen Østjylland