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© 2016 Daisuke Kosugi

 

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Daisuke Kosugi

Born 1984, Tokyo, Japan

Lives and works in Oslo, Norway

Co-Founder of Artist-Run-Initiative, Louise Dany

 

Contact

daisuke.kos(at)gmail.com

 

 

Education

08/2011 - 05/2014 Bachelor of Fine Art, Oslo National Academy of Arts, Oslo

08/2009 - 05/2011 Einar Granum kunstfagskole, Oslo

04/2003 - 03/2007 Bachelor in Department of Politics, College of Law and Politics, Rikkyo University, Tokyo

 

 

SOLO / DUO exhibitions / projects

02/2016 Forgive Me for I Am Not Gentle with Ina Hagen, INCA Seattle, Seattle

09/2015 Dawning of the dance floor, Podium, Oslo

02/2015 Daisuke Kosugi / Monica Winther, Spikersuppa Lydgalleri, Oslo

03/2014 Celebration, One Night Only Gallery, Oslo

03/2014 Japanese Breakfast, Demon’s mouth, Oslo

09/2013 Seilduksfabrikken project, National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo

 

 

Selected group exhibitions / projects

11/2016 Sparebankstiftelsen DNBs stipendutstilling, Oslo Kunstforening, Oslo

09/2016 The Eighth Climate (What Does Art Do?), Gwangju Biennale 2016, Gwangju, South Korea

08/2016 Is-slottet and the Flow of Body Spaces, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

03/2016 The Spring Exhibition 2016, Charlottenborg Kunsthal, Copenhagen

01/2016 Østlandsutstillingen 2015, BBK - Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel

06/2015 Østlandsutstillingen 2015 "Wer ist wo wer? Was ist wo was? Identität: menneske og sted", Tegnerforbundet, Oslo

06/2014 Connecting Sound Etc., freiraum quartier21 INTERNATIONAL, Museums Quatier, Vienna,

05/2014 Kunstakademiet i Oslo BA Avgangsutstilling 2014, National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo

04/2014 Faces, Surfaces, and Interfaces: Communities and the Commons, Cinemateket, Oslo

03/2014 Faces, Surfaces, and Interfaces— Communities and the Commons, Goethe-Institut Wyoming Building, New York

12/2013 We called this “ re-wave” just because of practicality, National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo

11/2013 Inaugural Proposal, National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo

04/2013 Gallery opening of fAenspotent,Borgen kulturhus,Oslo

12/2012 Winter Solstice, Atelier Nord ANX, Oslo

08/2012 Listen to Your city--Listening To Art: A Tower Full of Sound Etc, Copenhagen Art Festival, Knippelsbro, Copenhagen;

10/2012 Wundergrund Festival, Knippelsbro, Copenhagen

02/2012 The Spring Exhibition 2012, Charlottenborg Kunsthal, Copenhagen

09/2010 Elvelangs Festival 2010, Oslo

 

 

Curated exhibitions / projects

01/2017 To Do or Not to be, curated by Louise Dany and FRANK, Kurant, Tromsø

12/2013 We called this “ re-wave” just because of practicality, curated with Ina hagen, National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo

04/2013 Gallery opening of fAenspotent, curated with Endre Mathistad, Bogen kulturhus, Oslo

05/2010 POSTERS FOR JAPAN -100 ting til ettertanke-, Co-founder of the support group for

Noth-east Japan in Oslo, organizing charity exhibition, DogA, Oslo

 

 

Publications

09/2016 CAUGHT UP IN THE UNIVERSAL BODY, Kunstkritikk

09/2016 Free as in Free..., INCA Press in collaboration with Publication Studio

05/2014 Symzonia - tomheten som verdi, KOTE #4 - Allmenhetens Rom

11/2013 Inaugural Proposal, The Performance Inquisition Oslo (PI)

 

 

Grants / Awards / Residencies

2016 Exhibition support for artists in the establishment phase, Kulturrådet, Arts Council Norway

2016 Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond One-year working grants, Norske Billedkunstnere

2016 The Spring Exhibition 2016, Award nominated, Charlottenborg Kunsthal, Copenhagen

2016 Exhibition support for artists in the establishment phase, Kulturrådet, Arts Council Norway

2016 Grants for artists in the establishment phase, Kulturetaten, Oslo kommune

2015 International Support - travel grants, Office for Contemporary Art Norway

2015 Exhibition support for artists in the establishment phase, Kulturrådet, Arts Council Norway

2015 Grants for graduates artists, Kulturrådet, Arts Council Norway

2014 Visual artists’ fund project support, Norske Billedkunstnere

2014 Artists-in-Residence at quartier21, Museums Quatier, Vienna, Austria

2014 FKD grant for academy students - project grants, National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo

2013 Artists-in-Residence at quartier21, Museums Quatier, Vienna, Austria

2013 FKD grant for academy students - development of practice grants, National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo

2011 Einar Granum material prize, Einar Granum school of art, Oslo

 

 

Mentioned articles

09/2016 11th Gwangju Biennale, by Harry Thorne, FRIEZE.COM

09/2015 Første dans på nye Podium, by Simen Joachim Helsvig, Kunstkritikk,

04/2014 Kroppens blikk, by Stian Gabrielsen, Kunstkritikk,

 

 

Relevant experience

2016 - Present Co-Founder of Artist-Run-Initiative, Louise Dany, Oslo

11/2014 Participant in the performance A.E.I.O.U. with Ei Arakawa and Karl Holmqvist,

Rameau’s nephews, Sofie Berntsen and Karl Holmqvist, Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo.

10/2014 Technical assistant to FRANK on Rage Is a Terrible Thing to Waste, MANIFESTA 10 On Board

09/2014 Installation and video assistant to FRANK and MYCKET on the re-enactement project

Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger; as part of the 10 year anniversary of the magazine FETT.

09/2013 - 12/2013 Curatorial assistant, mobilizing- media/communication and production team for Goro Tronsmo’s project

The Residency by Muscle Temple, 0047, Oslo

 

Events during the project:

- Living Loft by Muscle Temple, Conversation between Petra Petersson/Realarkitektur,Goro Tronsmo and Markus Wetzel

- URSKOG 1 and 2, Performance by Ingri Fiksdal

- Erlend Hammer in conversation with Lars Monrad Vaage

- Opening and Clumsy Corner, Performance by Johanna Gustafsson Fürst and Lisa Torell

- MINUS GREEN, Prémier party by Gérald Friedrich Spelsberg, Aérea Negrot, rRoxymore and Viron Erol Vert

- OPEN DECONSTRUCTION SITE - Lars Cuzner practicing the absence of residency -

-”Cool Architecture in New Hip Area” After the Recidency: talk on gentrification with Geir Haraldseth, Tone Huse, Ingrid Lønningdal

and Goro Tronsmo; moderator: Markus Richter

 

04/2007 - 05/2009 Worked as a risk consultant at AIOI Insurance Company LTD, Tokyo