BIOGRAPHY / CV

Below you'll find a short CV of the artist Morten Viskum.This website is being continually expanded, and further information about Morten Viskum will soon be added.

CURRICULUM VITAE
Morten Viskum

Born in Helsingør, Denmark, 1965
Lives and works in Oslo and Vestfossen
 
Education:
Norwegian Veterinary College, Oslo, Norway (1987–1993)
National Academy of Art, Oslo, Norway (1993–1997)

Exhibitions, Performances, Stipends and Collections/acquisitions  

Solo exhibitions (selected):


Buer Gallery, Oslo, Norway, 2020
Blomqvist Kunsthandel, Oslo, Norway, 2019
Blomqvist Kunsthandel, Oslo, Norway, 2018
TM51, Oslo, Norway, 2017
Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg, Norway, 2016
Galleri 21, Malmö, Sweden, 2015
Son Espace Gallery, Girona, Spain, 2014
Blomqvist Kunsthandel, Oslo, Norway, 2013
Arena Vestfossen, Vestfossen, Norway, 2012
‘One Night Only’, UKS, Oslo, Norway, 2011
Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway, 2010
Galleri Perelá, Venice, Italy, 2009
TCG Nordica, Kunming, China, 2008
Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway, 2007
Norrtälje Konsthall, Sweden, 2006
Hollenderiet, Vestfossen, Norway, 2005
Moss Kunstgalleri, Moss, Norway, 2004
Galleri Christian Dam, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2003
Galleri Bouhlou, Bergen, Norway, 2002
Locomotion, Oslo, Norway, 2001
Galleri Christian Dam, Oslo, Norway, 1999
Randaland Kunstnersenter, Stavanger, Norway, 1998
Sørlandets Kunstnersenter, Kristiansand, Norway, 1998
Galleri 21, Malmö, Sweden, 1998
Galleri F-15, Moss, Norway, 1997
Møre og Romsdal Kunstnersenter, Molde, Norway, 1997
Galleri 21.25, Oslo, Norway, 1996
Galleri Lista Fyr, Lista, Norway, 1995

 

 
Group exhibitions (selected):


‘Konstellasjoner’, Buer Gallery, Oslo, Norway, 2020
‘Metafysica’, Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg, Norway, 2019
‘Peregrinus’, Tønsberg domkirke, Norway, 2019
‘The Devil’, Milan, Italy, 2017
‘REAL/UNREAL’, photo- and video biennial, Changjiang, China, 2015
‘Micro Salon #5’, L’Inlassable Galerie, Paris, France, 2015
‘Still Life in Motion’, Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum, Tromsø, Norway, 2014
‘Collection as Allocated Objects’, Tidens krav, Oslo, Norway, 2014
‘After Judgement Day’, Konkret, Vestfossen, Norway, 2013
‘Munch by Others’, Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg, 2013
‘The Greatest Show on Earth: The Northern Lights’, CASS Gallery, London, 2013
‘Free The Arts – Red Zone’, Oslo, Norway, 2013
‘Vann Nath Tribute’, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 2013
‘Drammenskunstnere gjennom 200 år’, Drammens Museum, Norway, 2010
Nordic Art Triennial, Eskilstuna, Sweden, 2010
‘Border District’, Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg, Norway, 2010
‘An Das Gerät’, Halle 14, Leipzig, Germany, 2010
‘An Das Gerät’, ACC Galerie, Weimar, Germany, 2010
‘Crux’, Esrum Kloster, Denmark, 2010
‘Born Identity’, Nortälje Konsthall, Sweden, 2010
‘HA HA HA HA HA’, Galleri Boa, Oslo, Norway, 2009
‘I am by birth a Genovese’, Vegas Gallery, London, England, 2009
‘Foto Fiesta’, Galleri SE, Bergen, Norway, 2009
‘Fake ID’, Vegas Gallery, London, England, 2008
‘Folk 08’, Mariannelund, Sweden, 2008
‘Guds ansikter’, Kulturkirken Jakob, Oslo, Norway, 2008
‘Kunst Rett Vest’, Slemmestad, Norway, 2007
‘9th Biennial of Havana’, Cuba, 2006
‘Draw’, Son Espace Gallery, Barcelona, Spain, 2005
‘Tusenfryd’, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Norway, 2004
‘Retur’, Pilotgalleriet, Drammen, Norway, 2003
‘Small’, Son Espace Gallery, Barcelona, Spain, 2003
‘For All’, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Norway, 2003
‘Challenging Attitudes’, Galleri KIT, Trondheim, Norway, 2003
‘New Art Barcelona’, Barcelona, Spain, 2002
‘Norwegian Abstractions’, Galleri Christian Dam, Oslo, Norway, 2002
‘Alkoholens ansigter’, Runde Tårn, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2002
‘Nordic Art Biennial 2001’, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2001
‘Nekrolander’, Drammen Kunstforening, Norway, 2000
‘Fitting Room’, Galleri Augusta, Helsinki, Finland, 2000
International Young Art 2000, Chicago, Tel Aviv, and Vienna, 2000
Statens 112. Kunstutstilling (Autumn Exhibition), Oslo, Norway, 1999
Skulpturbiennalen (curator Lars Nittve), Stenersenmuseet, Oslo, Norway, 1999
‘Mix-Blended Spaces’, Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde, Denmark, 1999
‘Samtid’, Randaland Kunstmuseum, Stavanger, Norway, 1999
‘Laterna Nordica’, New Delhi, India, 1999
‘Mørketidsutstillingen 1997’, Tromsø Kunstforening, Norway, 1997
Norsk kulturråds innkjøp, UKS, Oslo, Norway, 1997
Utsmykking av hovedflyplassen, Stenersenmuseet, Oslo, Norway, 1996
Statens 109. kunstutstilling (Autumn Exhibition), Oslo, Norway, 1996
‘Frisbee-96’, Hordaland Kunstnersenter, Bergen, Norway, 1996
‘Voluptas’, Slovakia, 1996
Den 2. Norske Miniatyrer, Tromsø Kunstforening, Tromsø, Norway, 1995
‘Via Foto’, Fotandalleriet, Oslo, Norway, 1995
 

 


Performances (selected):


‘Adolfs letzter Wunsch’, Parts I, II, III and VI broadcast onv NRK1
‘James Last Trip’, broadcast on NRK1 and NRK2
‘Gud bevare oss’, broadcast on NRK1
‘Absolutt Viskum’, broadcast on NRK1 and NRK2
 

 


Stipends:


SKS Stipend for etablerte kunstnere 2020–2030
Vederlagsfondets stipend 2001
Vederlagsfondets stipend 2000
Statens 1-årige arbeidsstipend for yngre kunstnere 1998–1999
Ib Schlytters legat 1998
Utstillingsstipend 1998
Vederlagsfondets stipend 1997
Utstillingsstipend 1997
Vederlagsfondets stipend 1996
 

 


Collections/acquisitions:


Nasjonalmuseet, Oslo, Norway
Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg, Norway
Malmø Konstmuseum, Malmø, Sweden
Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum, Tromsø, Norway
Randaland Kunstmuseum, Stavanger, Norway
Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway
Fylkesgalleriet i Sandn and Fjordane, Førde, Norway
In-Art Studio, Copenhagen, Denmark
Art Link Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
Norsk kulturråd
Buskerud fylkes kunstsamling, Norway
Øvre Eiker kommune, Norway
Norrtälje kommun, Sweden
Seljord kunstforenings faste samling, Norway
Norges Veterinærhøgskole, Norway
Den norske ambassade, New Delhi, India
Kronprinsparets samling, Norway