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Untitled Art

Art fair: Untitled, San Francisco
Prosjektrom Normanns, Stavanger
Supported by OCA, Oslo
January 13-15, 2017



Book release: 
The Imaginary Reader

Release, Bergen: Dec 13,  Landmark/Bergen Kunsthall

Release, Oslo: Dec 15,
Black Box Teater

Edited by Marie Nerland
Published by Volt, Bergen
ISBN 978-82-303-2814-9

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ekpgo

Group exhibition:
EKPGO (En Kollektiv Psykogeografisk Guide til Oslo)
Tegnebiennalen

Schweigaardsgate 34, Oslo
Curated by Ida Madsen Følling, Ottar Karlsen and Eirik Senje
November-December, 2016
Opening November 18, 2016

Eiebakke

Curating/acquisitions committee
KORO Public Art Norway (LES):
Anders Eiebakke
Datatilsynet, Oslo
December, 2016



Jarleveien

Dahl-Christensen:
Jarleveien 10, Trondheim
Upcoming, 2016

claus borchs plass

Dahl-Christensen:
Tåsenløkka bhg., Oslo
Upcoming, 2017




Dahl-Christensen:
Frogner skole
Sørum kommune
Upcoming, 2017

Akershus Kunstsenter

Solo exhibition:
Akershus Kunstsenter
Lillestrøm
Upcoming, November 2017



Download selected reviews and publications (JPEG/PDF)

CAS

Jølbo, Marte Danielsen "Intervju: Jan Christensen", CAS (Contemporary Art Stavanger), June 13, 2016 (website)

Erlend Hammer

Hammer, Erlend  "Om kunsten i Laboratoriebygget", KORO.NO, 2015 (PDF)

Kunstforum2014

Lund, Jeanette Ulrike "Art for Everyone's Sake", KUNSTforum, Oslo, No. 1/2015, vol. 7, cover + pp. 3, 29, 42-47, 58 and 63-64
(2 MB PDF)



Jan Christensen
Viborg Kunsthal, Viborg (2014) Curator: Helene Nyborg Bay
Editor: Power Ekroth
ISBN 987-87-90192-860




Bjerke, Øyvind Storm "Spenstig og sofistikert formlek", Klassekampen, November 20/2013, pp. 28-29
(JPEG)




Stoltenberg, Hanna "Kontorkunstneren", Aftenposten K, Oslo, November 2013
Pp. 45-55 (2 MB PDF)



Recent projects
(2015-16)


Group exhibition: AC/CA, KHIO, Oslo. Curated by Merete S. Mortensen and Frido Evers
October, 2016

frido show

Podcast:
The Frido Show
Soundcloud + iTunes
An informal chat with Frido Evers in his studio
June 2016 

normanns

Group exhibition:
Whistle in the Shadow
Prosjektrom Normanns
Stavanger 
June-August 2016


Kvernevik

Dahl-Christensen:

Kvernevik svømmehall
Stavanger
August 2016

Elin Aasheim Ingrid Askeland

Curatorial work, group show: DEFACED (with Elin Aasheim & Ingrid Askeland, Unni Askeland, Vanessa Baird, Ola Fjellstad, Bjørn-Kowalski Hansen, Hilde Krohn Huse, Anders Dahl Monsen, Vibeke Tandberg and Magnus Vatvedt), Prosjektrom Normanns, Stavanger
May-June 2016

sentralen

Dahl-Christensen:
The Icarus Complex
Sentralen, Oslo
(Sparebankstiftelsen DNB)
March 2016

Bærum Kunsthall

Group show:
Fragmentert_helhet (curated
by Sandra Lorentzen)
Bærum Kunsthall, Fornebu
January 2016


Gerhardsen Gerner

Solo show:
Gerhardsen Gerner
Berlin
Nov.-Dec. 2015





Dahl-Christensen:
Hundvåg svømmehall
Stavanger
August 2015


Selected works
(2002-2014)

Archive

Project Management

Hagelund/Christensen

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Jan Christensen

Contact

Mobile: +47 938 66 070
Mobile: +49 173 176 94 24

christensen.jan@outlook.com
skype: christensenjan

Partner, Hagelund/Christensen
Boardmember, Fellesverkstedet, Oslo
Deputy boardmember, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
Advisory art committee, Prosjektrom Normanns, Stavanger
Advisory art committee, Tromsø Kunstforening, Tromsø
Editorial board member, Billedkunst, Oslo


Licensing and copyrights: BONO




Download

CV (16 pages, PDF)
Selected works (PDF)

Selected works

Kvernevik Stavanger

Kvernevil

Jan Christensen Marius Dahl

Marius Dahl and Jan Christensen
Ned i fjæra (Opp i himmelen), 2016
Powdercoated aluminium, various colors
Height: 4.6 m, total running length: 108 m (approx 500 sq.m)
Installation view: Kvernevik svømmehall, Stavanger
Stavanger kommune, Sagen AS, Stålteknikk AS, RMIG
Curators: Elin Melberg + Torunn Thrall

prosjektrom normanns

Jan Christensen
Smooth Seas Don't Make a Good Sailor, 2014 (detail)
Bronze, black
Various dimensions
Edition 2/3+1AP
Installation view: Whistle in the Shadow,
Prosjektrom Normanns, Stavanger, 2016


Sentralen Oslo

Sentralen Oslo

Sentralen Oslo

Sentralen Oslo

Marius Dahl and Jan Christensen
The Icarus Complex (Ikaroskomplekset), 2016
6 floors, connected railings
Welded steel and lacquer, RAL 2002
Sparebankstiftelsen DNB, Sentralen, Oslo
KIMA Arkitektur + Atelier Oslo, AF-Gruppen, Fokus Rådgiving, EMV Construction, Concept Design (lights)

Stranger Love 1

Fragmentert_helhet
With Jan Christensen, Kjell Varvin, Kristin Nordhøy, Wenche Gulbransen and Ulf Nilsen
Curated by Sandra Lorentzen
Bærum Kunsthall, Oslo/Fornebu, 2016

Kjell Varvin and Jan Christensen
Navigare necesse ets, vivere non est necesse, 2016
Felt, 38 elements. Each letter approx. 30 x 30 cm

Jan Christensen
Smooth Seas Don't Make a Good Sailor (Chrome), 2015
Bronze, chrome, 30 elements
Various dimensions


Details and installation view: 
Bærum Kunsthall, Oslo (Fornebu)

Sinking



Stranger Love 1

Jan Christensen
Sinking, 2015; Error: Rangecheck, 2015
Primer, wallpaper glue and paper on canvases and directly on the wall
Each canvas 185 x 145 cm
Installation views: Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin

Stavanger_Dahl_Christensen

Marius Dahl and Jan Christensen
Opp i himmelen
(Ned i fjæra), 2015
Powdercoated aluminium, various colors
Height: 4.6 m, total running length: 108 m (approx 500 sq.m)
Installation view: Hundvåg svømmehall, Stavanger
Stavanger kommune, Sagen AS, Stålteknikk AS, RMIG
Curators: Elin Melberg + Torunn Thrall


Jan Christensen
Smooth Seas Don't Make a Good Sailor (Chrome), 2015
Bronze, chrome
Various dimensions
Installation view: Gerhardsen Gerner, Art Basel, 2015



Assembly

Marius Dahl and Jan Christensen
Assembly, 2015
Cor-Ten steel, built-in lights, drainage, reinforced concrete foundation
787 x 570 x 960 cm
Installation view: Nytt Østfold Sykehus (PNØ), Kalnes, Norway
Ringsaker Industriservice



Marius Dahl and Jan Christensen
Fun Games Lose Eye (A Cautionary Tale), 2015
Lightboxes (powdercoated aluminium, LED lights and electrics, acrylic and foils)
230 x 780 x 15 cm
Installation view: Ivar Langens Hus, Stavanger University, Stavanger. KORO (Public Art Norway)
Production: Signex AS
Curator: Bernhard Østebø

Kink

Marius Dahl and Jan Christensen
Kink, 2013
Plywood and linoleum
Installation view: Ankerskogen Sports Complex, Hamar
Curator: Ståle Sørensen




Marius Dahl and Jan Christensen
Reversed Parallax Views (1-3), 2015
Digital prints, laminated glass and steel plugs. 190 x 1050 cm; 190 x 240 cm; 190 x 800 cm.
Installation views: Brundalen skole, Trondheim, Norway
Curator: Anita Leirvik Hofgaard

Smooth Seas black

Jan Christensen
Smooth Seas Don't Make a Good Sailor, 2014
Bronze, black
Various dimensions
Installation view: Gerhardsen Gerner, Art Basel Hong Kong, 2014

Marius Dahl and Jan Christensen
Time as Matter, 2014
Plywood, pillows
H: 436 cm, L: 754 cm, W: 461 cm
Installation view: Viborg Kunsthal, Viborg, Denmark

Mona Grenne Banterla Jan Christensen

Mona Grenne Banterla

Per Vidar Anfinnsen

cafeteatret

Mie Dinesen and Jan Christensen
Journey to the East, 2014
Set design, various materials
Concept design (scenography), video footage, logistics and project management

Concept and production: Mona Grenne
Co-production: Nordic Black Theatre
Script: Nelly Winterhalder
Direction: Øystein Ulsberg Brager
Actors: Mona Grenne, Per Vidar Anfinnsen
Set design: Mie Dinesen and Jan Christensen
Video design: Laurence Short
Light design: Paulucci Araújo Bakke
Graphic design: Elin Iversen
Project manager: Kristina Eikebråten
Music: Herman Christoffersen, Bjørnar Johnsen

Installation views: Caféteatret, Nordic Black Theatre, Oslo

Momentum Power Ekroth

Jan Christensen
Yessirnosir, 2008-2013
Wall painting, acrylic paint
765 x 612 cm
Installation view: Momentum 7, Moss, Norway. Curated by Power Ekroth, 2013

Gerhardsen Gerner

Jan Christensen
Interrupted Space Continuum (#2), 2010
Plugs, hooks, wooden bars, ropes and eight cases of beer
Height: 550 cm. Diameter: 610 cm.
Installation view: Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin

Kubus

Jan Christensen
Still More Titles for Which I Don't Know What to Make, 2009
Wall painting, acrylic paint
Height: 600 cm. Each wall 500 cm, 700 cm and 500 cm
Installation view: KUBUS, Lenbachhaus, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau München, Munich, Germany. Curated by Sven Beckstette. Photo: Ernst Jank

Relative Value Jan Christensen

Jan Christensen
Relative Value, 2007
Collage on canvas (wallpaper glue, 10-Euro bills x 1000)
200 x 400 cm
Private collection, Norway
Installation view: Sørlandets Kunstmuseum (SKMU), Kristiansand, 2011