Fine Arts, Sydney

Yngve Holen

Born in Braunschweig, Germany, 1982. Lives and works in Berlin, Germany and Oslo, Norway

Meisterschule, Städelschule, Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (2010)
Architecture, Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien, Vienna, Austria (2001-2006)

Solo Exhibitions

Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany (upcoming)
‘Bagatelle’, Fine Arts, Sydney, Sydney, Australia

New Organ St. Martin, Organ commission by St. Martin Church, Kassel, Germany
Robert-Jacobsen-Preis, Haus Würth, Berlin, Germany

‘Leichtmetallräder’, Schloss, Oslo, Norway
‘VERTICALSEAT’, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

‘Earthling’, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
‘World of Hope II’, Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
‘World of Hope’, Galerie Neu, Berlin, Germany

‘Ars Viva 2014/2015’, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany; Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany; Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria

‘Economy Class Legs’, 032c Workshop, Berlin, Germany
‘Original Spare Part’, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK

‘Extended Operations’, Rogaland Kunstsenter, Stavanger, Norway
‘Launch of Hater Head’, Société, Berlin, Germany

‘Deutschland Du Opfer Gib Handy’, Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

‘Sensitive to Detergent’, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
‘Parasagittal Brain’, Johan Berggren Gallery, Malmö, Sweden

‘Half Asleep to the 2010 Hot 1001’, Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

‘Bed Call’, Landings Project Space, Vestfossen, Norway

Selected Group Exhibitions

‘Bunker #3’, Sammlung Boros, Berlin, Germany
‘The Trick Brain’, Aishti Foundation, Antelias, Lebanon
‘Heart of the Tin Man’, M WOODS, Beijing, China
‘Future Eaters’, Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne, Australia
‘EUROVISIONS: Contemporary Art from the Goldberg Collection’, National Art School Gallery, Sydney, Australia (touring)
‘Hybrid Layers’, ZKM Centre for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany
‘ELEVATION 1049 – AVALANCHE’, LUMA Foundation, Gstaad, Switzerland

9th Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany
‘grabt tiefer, ihr Schönen’, Galerie Neu, Berlin, Germany
‘Take Me (I’m Yours)’, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY, USA
‘Ill Seen Ill Said’, White Flag Projects, Saint Louis, MO, USA
‘WAR GAMES’, Moran Bondaroff, Detroit, MI, USA
‘Joining Forces with the Unknown’, Fondation Galeries Lafayette, Paris, France
‘Theories of Modern Art’, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, UK
‘Quiz 2 - based on an idea by Robert Stadler, MUDAM Luxembourg, Luxembourg

‘System of a Down’, Ellis-King, Dublin, Ireland
‘Digital Conditions’, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, Gemany
Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany
‘Ars Viva 2014/2015’, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria
‘Life. Within Such Limits’, Carl Kostyal, Stockholm, Sweden
‘The Noing Uv It’, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway

‘Refraction. The Image of Sense’, Blain/Southern, London, UK

Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, France
‘Works from selected collections’, Mehringdamm 72, Berlin, Germany
‘Chat Jet (Part 2). Skulptur in Reflexion’, Künstlerhaus -Halle für Kunst & Medien, Graz, Austria
‘And Life Goes on...’, Between Bridges, Berlin, Germany
‘Surplus Living’, KM Temporaer, Berlin, Germany
‘Archeo’, High Line Art, New York, NY, USA
‘Shattered Preface’, OSL Contemporary, Oslo, Norway
‘Second View’, Johan Berggren Gallery, Malmo, Sweden

‘Open Shape, Fall’, Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, Long Island, NY, USA
‘Speculations on Anonymous Materials’, Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
‘Unstable Media’, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
‘Open Shape, Spring’, Waterside Park Playground 11th Ave & W 23rd St, New York, NY, USA
‘Out of Memory’, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY, USA
‘False Optimism’, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland
‘Open Shape, Winter’, Generation Works, Witchita, KS, USA

‘Shell-Reflexives’, Downtown ArtHouse, Miami, FL, USA
‘Domino Effect’, Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Belgium
Neue Alte Brücke and Real Fine Arts, Galerie Valentin, Paris, France
‘Pinot Noir’, Tomorrow, Toronto, Canada
‘Standard Operating Procedures’, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Nicolas Ceccaldi / Yngve Holen, Pro Choice, Vienna, Austria
‘Entourage VIP Backstage Pt.1’, Gasmesserhaus, Arbeitsgemeinschaft Zürcher Bildhauer, Schlieren, Switzerland
‘Images Rendered Bare. Vacant. Recognizable.’, Stadium, New York, NY, USA

‘FREEBIES’, Emanuel Layr, Loos Bar, Vienna, Austria
‘Grouped Show’, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, Germany
‘TruEYE surView’, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
‘Based in Berlin’, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany

‘The Smart Frrridge’, Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz, Austria
‘Absolventen Austellung’, Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
‘The Garden of Ilja’, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
‘Something Blue’, Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
‘Enchanted’, school of development, Berlin, Germany
‘Kiss-You-Through-The-Phone’, Paloma Presents, Zürich, Switzerland
‘21st Century’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK

‘What is not but could be if (Part 2)’, Neue Alte Brücke, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

‘Approximately Infinite Universe’, New Jerseyy, Basel, Switzerland

‘For a Blank Implies Space’, Torstrasse 165, Berlin, Germany


Robert-Jacobsen Prize, Stiftung Würth, Germany (2017)
Ars Viva – Kulturkreis Prize for Fine Art, Germany (2014)