Croy Nielsen

Martin Erik Andersen

Images

Martin Erik Andersen, Astralpool, 2015, Metal, knitwear, 168 × 65 × 32 cm, installation view For Octavian to Prevail – Slum Baroque, Gl Holtegaard, Holte, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Astralpool, 2015, Metal, knitwear, 168 × 65 × 32 cm, installation view For Octavian to Prevail – Slum Baroque, Gl Holtegaard, Holte, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Astralpool, 2015 (detail), Metal, knitwear, 168 × 65 × 32 cm

Martin Erik Andersen, Astralpool, 2015 (detail), Metal, knitwear, 168 × 65 × 32 cm

Martin Erik Andersen, Nut – The Nightsky and The Astralpool (the Obelisk, the Guillotine), 2015, installation view Trust, Den Frie, Copenhagen, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Nut – The Nightsky and The Astralpool (the Obelisk, the Guillotine), 2015, installation view Trust, Den Frie, Copenhagen, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Nut – The Nightsky and The Astralpool (the Obelisk, the Guillotine), 2015 (detail)

Martin Erik Andersen, Nut – The Nightsky and The Astralpool (the Obelisk, the Guillotine), 2015 (detail)

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view  Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view  Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Paolo Ucello (mimicry), 2014, painted Brachytion plant, ceramics, painted plastic bucket, cavalet, knitting, textile, mdf-shelf, 90 × 30 × 30 cm

Martin Erik Andersen, Paolo Ucello (mimicry), 2014, painted Brachytion plant, ceramics, painted plastic bucket, cavalet, knitting, textile, mdf-shelf, 90 × 30 × 30 cm

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view stairway to heaven – highway to hell, Holstebro Kunsmuseum, 2008

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view stairway to heaven – highway to hell, Holstebro Kunsmuseum, 2008

CV

Martin Erik Andersen

*1964, Denmark — Lives and works in Copenhagen

Education

1985 – 1992
The Royal Academy of Arts, Copenhagen

1988 – 1989
El Fonuun-Gamila, Cairo, Egypt

Solo Exhibitions

2017
once out of nature I shall never take my bodily form from any natural thing, Galleri Riis, Oslo

2016
Half Mask Half Space, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2015
For Octavian to Prevail – Slum Baroque, gl Holtegaard, Holte
Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

2014
On a plate for you, John Marchant/​Isis Gallery, Brighton
Never say it isn’t so, (mimicry), Croy Nielsen, Berlin
Endless promises, Galleri Riis, Stockholm

2013
Kingdom of dirt + special guest stars, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2012
See you as a hidden fire, Galleri Riis, Stockholm

2011
From the source of a river to its mouth – with usura the line grows thick, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2010
Matter and mind – slipping through our fingers, Sprovieri Gallery (w. Isis Gallery), London
In order to do good, Galleri Riis, Oslo
In order to do good, elsewhere, Copenhagen

2009
More give me more give me more – dette dit dørtrtin, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark
If you have had ears…, Croy Nielsen, Berlin

2008 
Things hidden since the foundation of time, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
I will utter dark sayings of old, Lake at Møstingshus, Frederiksberg
Stairway to Heaven / Highway to Hell, Holstebro Kunsmuseum

2006
Alle lige veje leder hjem, Galerie MøllerWitt, Århus

2005
Hollow Earth, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2004
af alle disse værelser er ingen blevet til, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen (cat.)
It’s all in the eye of a dreamer, Horsens Kunstmuseum

2002
Each Letter Is a Complete Book, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Holstebro

2001
Auf die Externsteine – (The Gospel of Truth), Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

1999
Apokalypsi Katapafsis (Ikke mere død – Patmos i farver), Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
1 + 1 = 3 (ingen anden nåde end dette dit dørtrin), Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus

1998
Fra hvor væggene ikke når til gulvet, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

1996
On why the earth is flat, if a frozen pond is round, DCA Gallery/​Susanne Ottesen, New York

1995 
Om hvorfor jorden er flad, hvis en frossen brønd er rund, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

1994
Tekke Torba, Max Mundus, Copenhagen
Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde

1992
Rådskælderen, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

1991
ærlighed varer længst, Demonstrationslokale for Kunst, Copenhagen (cat.)

1987 
Baghuset, Copenhagen

Group Exhibitions

2017
Ex Situ. Samples of Lifeforms, Copenhagen Contemporary, Copenhagen
Molnet – The Cloud of Unknowing, Värmlands Museum, Karlstad, Sweden
Anger, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

2016
Grey, Brand New Gallery, Milan

2015
TRUST, Copenhagen Art Festival, Copenhagen
Out of use: Interior, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
Accrochage: Martin Erik Andersen, Morten Buch, Emil Westman Hertz, Marie Søndergaard Lolk, Kehnet Nielsen, Bjørn Nørgaard, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 

2014
Eux, Shanaynay, Paris
Contemporary Arab – Architecture, Culture and Identity, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Det Arabiske Nu, Louisiana, Humlebæk
Object matter, Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2013
lost for words, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
Den Hvide Udstilling, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

2012
Erindringens Arkæologi, Sorø Kunstmuseum, Sorø
Forårsudstillingen, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen

2011
PIGDOGANDMONKEYFESTOS, Banner Repeater, London
The Bear Pit, Isis Gallery, London
3rd Party, Beaver Project, Copenhagen
Fruit, Flowers, and Clouds, MAK, Vienna (with Croy Nielsen, Berlin)
Inauguration Show, Croy Nielsen, Berlin
Objektiver, Skulpturi, Copenhagen

2010
Paradise Lost – Holidays in Hell, Centro Cultural Andratx, Mallorca
Tokyo Art Fair 2009, with Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Tokyo
Den Frie Udstilling, den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen
Tilløb Til Rum – Billedhuggertegninger, Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen

2009
The Veil – New works by Martin Erik Andersen & Paul Reid, Isis Gallery, London
Tokyo Art Fair 2009, Tokyo (with Galleri Susanne Ottesen)
Den Frie Udstilling, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen
Cut & Paste, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
It’s Raining Men!, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen

2008
Opilimningen, Skulptur.i.dk, Copenhagen 
Kritisk form, Skulptur.i.dk, Copenhagen
Danskejävlar – a Swedish Declaration of Love, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

2007
real inside – unreal outside, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 
Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen 
Kærlighed, Kunsthallen Brænderigården, Viborg
2+2=7, Børnenes Museum for Kunst, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen
Rundt på gulvet – Dansk Samtidsskulptur, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense

2006 
Nu her og aldrig mer, Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen

2004 
Sevenup + 13 til bords, Sophienholm, Lyngby
Med Kærlig Hilsen, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (cat.) 
Malm1, Malmø Kunsthal, Malmö (cat.) 
Spejlinger i Gips, Festsalen Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (cat.) 
Renaissance of The Statuette. European Triennial of Small-Scale Sculpture, Galerija Murska Sobota, Murska Sobota (cat.)

2003
Den Frie Udstilling (collaboration with Bjørn Nørgaard), Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen

2002 
Albertslund Rådhus, Albertslund
Skulptur, Maleri, Tegning (with Morten Buch Jørgensen and Jasper Sebastian Stürup), Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 
Lux Europae, Dronning Louises Bro, Copenhagen

2001 
Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen

2000 
Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen 
Arken, Museum of Modern Art, Ishøj, Danmark 
Ambassade, Den Nordatlantiske Brygge/​Bygning D, Christianshavn, Copenhagen Albertslund Rådhus, Albertslund

1999 
Florafobi, Sophienholm, Kgs. Lyngby (cat.) 
Farve fænomener. Bemalede skulpturer i dansk kunst 1947 – 1998, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (cat.)

1998
Videotek, Rum 46, Aarhus

1997 
MUKA Youth Print, Auckland
Skulptur, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 
Festjuleudstilling, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

1996
Ude af Form, Arken, Museum of Modern Art, Ishøj (cat.) 
Ska’ det være skulptur?, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens 
Skønheden og Udyret, Odense Kunstmuseum, Odense
Dansk Skulptur i 125 år. Statens Museum for Kunst besøger Charlottenborg”, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (cat.) 
Skulptur i Eventyrhaven, Odense (cat.)

1995 
Byggeri for Milliarder, Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum, Aalborg (cat.) Festuge udstilling, Galleri ægidius, Randers

1994 
Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 
Måske i morgen, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

1993 
Praktisk Avantgarde, Herning Kunstmuseum, Herning (cat.) 
Ung Skulptur, Skovlunde Bypark, Skovlunde (cat.)

1992 
Germinations, Galleria, Budapest

1991 
Inami Int. Wooden Sculpture Camp, Inami
Lang Lørdag, Den Frie, Copenhagen (cat.) 
Galleri Faurschou, Copenhagen 
Germinations, Ludwig Forum, Aachen (cat.)

1990 
Nordkunst 90, Groningen

1988 
Baghuset, Copenhagen 
Stockholm-København, Mejan, Stockholm
Galleri Marz, Copenhagen

1986
Hest, Rådskælderen Charlottenborg, Copenhagen 

Art in Public

2013
etageri, Krystalen, Nykredit, Kalvebod Brygge, Copenhagen

2011
www​.viborg​-badgastein​-turk​menistan​.dk – kontrapost, Hald Hovedgaard

2009
The Royal Library University Dept, Njalsgade

2006 
Frederikshus, Aarhus Universitet, Aarhus

2003 
Rungsted Science Gymnasium (High School), Rungsted

2000 
Frederikssunds Gymnasium (High School), Frederikssund

1996 
Hvidovre Skulpturpark (Sculpture Park), Hvidovre
Handelshøjskolen, Frederiksberg

Images

Martin Erik Andersen

*1964, Denmark — Lives and works in Copenhagen

Martin Erik Andersen, Astralpool, 2015, Metal, knitwear, 168 × 65 × 32 cm, installation view For Octavian to Prevail – Slum Baroque, Gl Holtegaard, Holte, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Astralpool, 2015, Metal, knitwear, 168 × 65 × 32 cm, installation view For Octavian to Prevail – Slum Baroque, Gl Holtegaard, Holte, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Astralpool, 2015 (detail), Metal, knitwear, 168 × 65 × 32 cm

Martin Erik Andersen, Astralpool, 2015 (detail), Metal, knitwear, 168 × 65 × 32 cm

Martin Erik Andersen, Nut – The Nightsky and The Astralpool (the Obelisk, the Guillotine), 2015, installation view Trust, Den Frie, Copenhagen, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Nut – The Nightsky and The Astralpool (the Obelisk, the Guillotine), 2015, installation view Trust, Den Frie, Copenhagen, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Nut – The Nightsky and The Astralpool (the Obelisk, the Guillotine), 2015 (detail)

Martin Erik Andersen, Nut – The Nightsky and The Astralpool (the Obelisk, the Guillotine), 2015 (detail)

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view  Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view  Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark, 2015

Martin Erik Andersen, Paolo Ucello (mimicry), 2014, painted Brachytion plant, ceramics, painted plastic bucket, cavalet, knitting, textile, mdf-shelf, 90 × 30 × 30 cm

Martin Erik Andersen, Paolo Ucello (mimicry), 2014, painted Brachytion plant, ceramics, painted plastic bucket, cavalet, knitting, textile, mdf-shelf, 90 × 30 × 30 cm

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view stairway to heaven – highway to hell, Holstebro Kunsmuseum, 2008

Martin Erik Andersen, installation view stairway to heaven – highway to hell, Holstebro Kunsmuseum, 2008

CV

Martin Erik Andersen

*1964, Denmark — Lives and works in Copenhagen

Education

1985 – 1992
The Royal Academy of Arts, Copenhagen

1988 – 1989
El Fonuun-Gamila, Cairo, Egypt

Solo Exhibitions

2017
once out of nature I shall never take my bodily form from any natural thing, Galleri Riis, Oslo

2016
Half Mask Half Space, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2015
For Octavian to Prevail – Slum Baroque, gl Holtegaard, Holte
Don’t cry a diamond / on a plate for you, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

2014
On a plate for you, John Marchant/​Isis Gallery, Brighton
Never say it isn’t so, (mimicry), Croy Nielsen, Berlin
Endless promises, Galleri Riis, Stockholm

2013
Kingdom of dirt + special guest stars, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2012
See you as a hidden fire, Galleri Riis, Stockholm

2011
From the source of a river to its mouth – with usura the line grows thick, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2010
Matter and mind – slipping through our fingers, Sprovieri Gallery (w. Isis Gallery), London
In order to do good, Galleri Riis, Oslo
In order to do good, elsewhere, Copenhagen

2009
More give me more give me more – dette dit dørtrtin, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Denmark
If you have had ears…, Croy Nielsen, Berlin

2008 
Things hidden since the foundation of time, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
I will utter dark sayings of old, Lake at Møstingshus, Frederiksberg
Stairway to Heaven / Highway to Hell, Holstebro Kunsmuseum

2006
Alle lige veje leder hjem, Galerie MøllerWitt, Århus

2005
Hollow Earth, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2004
af alle disse værelser er ingen blevet til, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen (cat.)
It’s all in the eye of a dreamer, Horsens Kunstmuseum

2002
Each Letter Is a Complete Book, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Holstebro

2001
Auf die Externsteine – (The Gospel of Truth), Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

1999
Apokalypsi Katapafsis (Ikke mere død – Patmos i farver), Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
1 + 1 = 3 (ingen anden nåde end dette dit dørtrin), Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus

1998
Fra hvor væggene ikke når til gulvet, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

1996
On why the earth is flat, if a frozen pond is round, DCA Gallery/​Susanne Ottesen, New York

1995 
Om hvorfor jorden er flad, hvis en frossen brønd er rund, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

1994
Tekke Torba, Max Mundus, Copenhagen
Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde

1992
Rådskælderen, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

1991
ærlighed varer længst, Demonstrationslokale for Kunst, Copenhagen (cat.)

1987 
Baghuset, Copenhagen

Group Exhibitions

2017
Ex Situ. Samples of Lifeforms, Copenhagen Contemporary, Copenhagen
Molnet – The Cloud of Unknowing, Värmlands Museum, Karlstad, Sweden
Anger, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

2016
Grey, Brand New Gallery, Milan

2015
TRUST, Copenhagen Art Festival, Copenhagen
Out of use: Interior, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
Accrochage: Martin Erik Andersen, Morten Buch, Emil Westman Hertz, Marie Søndergaard Lolk, Kehnet Nielsen, Bjørn Nørgaard, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 

2014
Eux, Shanaynay, Paris
Contemporary Arab – Architecture, Culture and Identity, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Det Arabiske Nu, Louisiana, Humlebæk
Object matter, Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

2013
lost for words, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
Den Hvide Udstilling, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

2012
Erindringens Arkæologi, Sorø Kunstmuseum, Sorø
Forårsudstillingen, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen

2011
PIGDOGANDMONKEYFESTOS, Banner Repeater, London
The Bear Pit, Isis Gallery, London
3rd Party, Beaver Project, Copenhagen
Fruit, Flowers, and Clouds, MAK, Vienna (with Croy Nielsen, Berlin)
Inauguration Show, Croy Nielsen, Berlin
Objektiver, Skulpturi, Copenhagen

2010
Paradise Lost – Holidays in Hell, Centro Cultural Andratx, Mallorca
Tokyo Art Fair 2009, with Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Tokyo
Den Frie Udstilling, den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen
Tilløb Til Rum – Billedhuggertegninger, Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen

2009
The Veil – New works by Martin Erik Andersen & Paul Reid, Isis Gallery, London
Tokyo Art Fair 2009, Tokyo (with Galleri Susanne Ottesen)
Den Frie Udstilling, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen
Cut & Paste, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen
It’s Raining Men!, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen

2008
Opilimningen, Skulptur.i.dk, Copenhagen 
Kritisk form, Skulptur.i.dk, Copenhagen
Danskejävlar – a Swedish Declaration of Love, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

2007
real inside – unreal outside, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 
Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen 
Kærlighed, Kunsthallen Brænderigården, Viborg
2+2=7, Børnenes Museum for Kunst, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen
Rundt på gulvet – Dansk Samtidsskulptur, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense

2006 
Nu her og aldrig mer, Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen

2004 
Sevenup + 13 til bords, Sophienholm, Lyngby
Med Kærlig Hilsen, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (cat.) 
Malm1, Malmø Kunsthal, Malmö (cat.) 
Spejlinger i Gips, Festsalen Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (cat.) 
Renaissance of The Statuette. European Triennial of Small-Scale Sculpture, Galerija Murska Sobota, Murska Sobota (cat.)

2003
Den Frie Udstilling (collaboration with Bjørn Nørgaard), Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen

2002 
Albertslund Rådhus, Albertslund
Skulptur, Maleri, Tegning (with Morten Buch Jørgensen and Jasper Sebastian Stürup), Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 
Lux Europae, Dronning Louises Bro, Copenhagen

2001 
Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen

2000 
Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen 
Arken, Museum of Modern Art, Ishøj, Danmark 
Ambassade, Den Nordatlantiske Brygge/​Bygning D, Christianshavn, Copenhagen Albertslund Rådhus, Albertslund

1999 
Florafobi, Sophienholm, Kgs. Lyngby (cat.) 
Farve fænomener. Bemalede skulpturer i dansk kunst 1947 – 1998, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (cat.)

1998
Videotek, Rum 46, Aarhus

1997 
MUKA Youth Print, Auckland
Skulptur, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 
Festjuleudstilling, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen

1996
Ude af Form, Arken, Museum of Modern Art, Ishøj (cat.) 
Ska’ det være skulptur?, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens 
Skønheden og Udyret, Odense Kunstmuseum, Odense
Dansk Skulptur i 125 år. Statens Museum for Kunst besøger Charlottenborg”, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (cat.) 
Skulptur i Eventyrhaven, Odense (cat.)

1995 
Byggeri for Milliarder, Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum, Aalborg (cat.) Festuge udstilling, Galleri ægidius, Randers

1994 
Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen 
Måske i morgen, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens

1993 
Praktisk Avantgarde, Herning Kunstmuseum, Herning (cat.) 
Ung Skulptur, Skovlunde Bypark, Skovlunde (cat.)

1992 
Germinations, Galleria, Budapest

1991 
Inami Int. Wooden Sculpture Camp, Inami
Lang Lørdag, Den Frie, Copenhagen (cat.) 
Galleri Faurschou, Copenhagen 
Germinations, Ludwig Forum, Aachen (cat.)

1990 
Nordkunst 90, Groningen

1988 
Baghuset, Copenhagen 
Stockholm-København, Mejan, Stockholm
Galleri Marz, Copenhagen

1986
Hest, Rådskælderen Charlottenborg, Copenhagen 

Art in Public

2013
etageri, Krystalen, Nykredit, Kalvebod Brygge, Copenhagen

2011
www​.viborg​-badgastein​-turk​menistan​.dk – kontrapost, Hald Hovedgaard

2009
The Royal Library University Dept, Njalsgade

2006 
Frederikshus, Aarhus Universitet, Aarhus

2003 
Rungsted Science Gymnasium (High School), Rungsted

2000 
Frederikssunds Gymnasium (High School), Frederikssund

1996 
Hvidovre Skulpturpark (Sculpture Park), Hvidovre
Handelshøjskolen, Frederiksberg