CV (Short Version) Lars Kjemphol                                                                                                                                              larskjem@gmail.com

Education:

2006- 2008 Master of fine art: Statens kunstakademi- Khio- Oslo                                                                                                                                               2002- 2006 Diplom: Statens Kunstakademi- Khio- Oslo

Selected solo shows:                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2022- Upcoming :Møre og Romsdal Kunstnersenter – “Byen som Sosial skulptur”                                                                                                                           2022 KUBE Ålesund— “WDLND X Lars Kjemphol”
2021 Norske Grafikere- “Gode intensjoner.”
2021 Studio 1/2: “Gaffaimprovisasjonene”- Live performance, installation, dance.
                                                                                                                  2017 Lillestrøm Torg: “Urban Art gardening”. 1.000 m2 public garden artwork.
2017 Galleri Kunstkompressor: “Work in progress.” (Skulptur og malerier i prosess. )                                                                                                        2016-17 Tettstedet Tretten: “Hva heter dette stedet? ” Veggmalerier og sitteskulptur.                                                                                                            2015 The Nordic House- “Listir“ Faeroe Islands                                                                                                                                                                               2011 Gallery BOA “Lowteck Woods” Oslo
2010 Gallery Maria Veie “Woodland Woodshop” Oslo

Selected group shows: 

2023 Upcoming : Hollufgård Skulpturpark (Odense dk) Sisyfos Minigolfklubb
2022 Spikersuppa lydgalleri -“Gaffaimprovisasjonene”
2021 Kunstnerforbundet -“Frekvens”
2021 Galleri Selleri. “Timeshareponyz”.
2021 Paviljongen på Nationaltheateret -Pop-up- “Nasjonalgalleriets sjel lever for alltid.”                                                                                                       2021 Norske Grafikere Brus på dagtid- curated Popup show-in my own exhibit.
2020- Ad_Vent – Light installation in front of Deichmanske Grunerløkka.
2020- Norske Grafikere: New members exhibition.
2018-21 Dans 5: Yearly Improvised music for movement-research workshops.
2019 Norske Grafikere – 100 years exhibition
2019 Akershus kunstsenter “Fra objekt til subjekt”
2019 Hvitsten Salong “Skogbunn.” -Concert, performance and installation
2019 IKM – Improvised music/spoken Word.
2018 Sted Søker kunst – UT – Ski. Light installation and Sculptures.
2018 Sentralen: Kingwings: “Et bur uten gitter.” Composed music for breakdance show                                                                                                       2015 One Night Only: Stefan Anger- Kunstnernes hus -Oslo
2013 Vestfossen kunstlaboratorium- The collections of Morten Viskum.                                                                                                                                   2012 Ålesunds kunstforening “Presentasjon”
2012 The National Museum of Art Norway “Multiples”                                                                                                                                                                   2009 Youngstorget -Oslo – Billedhuggerforeningen “Colaborism-Frontside Disaster.”                                                                                                             2008 The Astrup-Fearnley museum ”Lights on” young Norwegian art. Oslo                                                                                                                              2008 The Stenersen museum ”MA show – Statens kunstakademi”
                                                                                                                                               2008 Gartenstudio Gallery Berlin ”Don’t judge a book by its cover”.                                                                                                                                            2007 Akershus Kunstsenter ”Sky is the limit. There is no escape” 
                                                                                                                                               2007 Kunstnernes Hus ”Høstutstillingen # 120”“ Urban Warfare kit.”
                                                                                                                                           2006 Kunstnernes Hus ”Høstutstillingen # 119” “Idealistiske tider- Public Art Radio.”                                                                                                               WDLND (Social sculpture)                                                                                                                                                                                                                 2020 Karl Johans gate 35 WDLND Boklansering og popup Utstilling.                                                                                                                                           2019 Høstutstillingen #132 Kunstnernes hus “Woodland 10 years”                                                                                                                                             2013 The Roskilde festival «Woodland skateboards goes abroad.»                                                                                                                                             2012 Vaxø Artcenter “Woodstock.” An exhibition about wood.                                                                                                                                                    2012 ØyaFestivalen “WoodlandWoodshop”                                                                                                                                                                                       2011 Oslo Gallery BOA “Woodland lowtech”                                                                                                                                                                                 Sisyfos Minigolfklubb                                                                                                                                                                                                                         2016 Sentralen -Oslo “Sisyfos Street-style”
2015 Norsk Antikunstsenter Stovner “Sisyfos farmers”
2014 Jesperudjordet “Sisyfos at Jesperud”: Public sculpture for poor kids at Stovner.                                                                                                             2013 Sven oftedals vei 10. “Sisyfos grenseland” Major Landart Work
2012 The Hove Festival- Arendal”Sisyfos goes south”
2013 Akershus Kunstsenter. “Sisyfos + Woodland”
2012 UKRUTT Drangedal “Sisyfos on the beach”
                                                                                                                                                                             2011 Skåne Art center Malmø “Sisyfos minigolfklubb”
2010 Gallery BOA Oslo “The return of Sisyfos minigolfklubb.”                                                                                                                                                      2008 Gallery Brandstrup Oslo “Sisyfos in Space.”
 2007 Vestfossen kunstlaboratorium”Sisyfos minihell”

Selected Curator/ Festival/ event Work:
2015-2021 Lysvandring langs Alnaelva: Artistic leader, curator and all light installations.                                                                                                 2013-2017 Norsk Antikunstsenter: A total of 13 exhibitions and concerts, with over 313 Artists.

Teaching, workshops and public speaking:
2021 NITJA: Monotype printshop.
2019 Kunstnernes hus. T-shirt print-Workshop
2019 Turneorganisasjonen Hedemark Workshops with students.
                                                                                                                                           2011-19 “Den kulturelle skolesekken” – Artist-meeting: Lars Kjemphol.                                                                                                                                      2017 KHIO: Analog Workshop 
                                                                                                                                                                                                           2008-12 Einar Granum art school. Teacher- workshops in “Free form Art”

Founder of:

2014 Founded “Granskæv rullefjæl”. (Daughter of WDLND)
2013 Founded “Norsk Antikunstsenter” culture center at Stovner- Groruddalen.
                                                                                                               2011-14 Helped to start “Fellesverkstedet” in Oslo
2009 Founded “Woodland skateboards”-Art on wheels, a social sculpture.
2006 Co-founded “Idealistiske tider”- The first art-radioshow at Høstutstillingen- with Lisa Elsad & Hans E. Thorsen                                                       2005 Co-founded “Sisyfos minigolfklubb” with Espen Henningsen & Hans E. thorsen

Selected Publications:                                                                                                                                                                                                                       2022: Upcoming: Gaffaimprovisasjonene- LP-Samtidsmusikk
2020: WDLND 10 Years- Høstutstillingen special. Book: 416 pages
                                                                                                                                              2017 “Abortert Snutefoster- Gud er snut han Å!” CD/Casette/Vinyl.
2015 -20 “Up Your Art” 1st, 2nd and 3rd draft : Norsk Antikunstforlag. Book: 113 pages

Selected Grants:

2021 BKV Prosjektstøtte
2021 Oslo kommune – Diversestipend.
2021 Oslo kommune Løpende tiltak kunst og kultur
2021 Vederlagsfondet Ettårig Arbeidsstipend
2021 Norske Grafikere: Verkstedsopphold stipend
2020 Diversestipend- Statens kunstnerstipender
2019 Kulturrådet Project support WDLND 10 year anniversary.                                                                                                                                                   2017 BKH 3-years working grant.