Christian Schmidt-Rasmussen

Born 1963 in Copenhagen, Denmark
Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Education

1986-1992 Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art

 

Solo exhibitions (selected)

2011 Danmark, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  New Age (with Søren Andreasen), Danske Grafikeres Hus, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
2010 Daywalker, giv slip, Overgaden Institut for Samtidskunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
  New Age, Brænderigaarden, Viborg, Denmark
   
2007 The Message, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
2006 New world (Bird flu), Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
2004 Arkadian, Randers Kunstmuseum, Randers, Denmark
  Christian Schmidt-Rasmussen, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Frihed, Kunstbygningen, Aarhus, Denmark (catalogue)
  Institut for nutidskunst, Overgaden, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
2002 Sex, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
2001 Natural Blond, Rhizom, Aarhus, Denmark
   
2000 Ladies and Gentleman, we are floating in space, pinksummer contemporary art, Genova, Italy
   
1999 Paintings, Drawings and Sculptures, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Angående byplansforslag til klappegeder på Sdr. Boulevard, OTTO, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
1998 Ten In One Gallery, Chicago, USA
   
1997 Pineapple, Malmö, Sweden
   
1996 Of course the farmer had heard....,Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
1995 Introspekt/interior/exterior, Nikolaj Kirke, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
  Picture yourself in a boat on a river, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
   
1993 Love is free, Galleri Campbells Occasionally, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Refree love III., Lageret, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
1992 Refree love II., Traneudstilling, Gentofte, Denmark
   
1991 Refree love I., Baghuset Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Groupshows (selected)

2015 Weltenbummler - abenteuer kunst, Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg, Austria
   
2014

Coming From, Overgaden - Institut for Samtidskunst, Copenhagen, Denmark

   
2013 Wall Hedge Fence, KØS, Koge, Denmark
  Up The Walls: Seven Contemporary Artists, The Model, Sligo, Ireland
 

Der Himmel im Garten - Natur - Landschaften. Werke aus der Sammlung Essl, Essl Museum - Kunst der Gegenwart, Klosterneuburg, Austria

   
2012 S, M, L, XL, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  DØDT LØB, Udstillingsstedet Sydhavn Station, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Selvportrætter - Jeg, Aarhus Kunstbygning, Aarhus, Denmark
  Up The Walls, Seven Contemporary Artists, The Model, Sligo, Ireland
  The Carnegie Art Award Exhibition, The Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway
  The Carnegie Art Award Exhibition, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden
  The Carnegie Art Award Exhibition, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsink, Finland
  The Carnegie Art Award Exhibition, Sophienholm, Lyngby/Copenhagen, Denmark
  Ude af fokus, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Denmark
   
2011 Jens Søndergaard, Heltborg Museum, Hurup, Denmark
   
2009 Fri Porto, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Nature Strikes Back, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
  While we are waiting (for the new space), Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Til Vægs, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
2008 A Tribute- 35 Years of the Essl Collection, Essl Museum, Klosterneuburg, Vienna, Austria
  Et blik på det fremmede, Bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
  15 Years Anniversary Exhibition, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Contemplating Modern Art, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
2007 Comix, Brandts, Odense, Denmark (catalogue)
   
  Match Race- Modernistic remixes between now and then, Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum, Aalborg, Denmark
  Passion for Art, Essl Museum, Klosterneuburg, Vienna, Austria (catalogue)
  Danmark dejligst?, Fields, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Speak Up!, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Silly Adults, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Galerie Mezzanin, Vienna, Austria
   
2006 Den Frie Udstilling, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Ordsprog, Portalen, Greve, Denmark
  The Safe Place, Roarsvej 6, Frederiksberg, Denmark
   
2005 Expanded Painting, Prague Biennale 2, Prague, Czech Republic
  Baby Shower, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  The Second Beijing International Art Biennale 2005, Beijing International Art Biennale, Beijing, China
   
2004 Posters, videos and other stuff, Centre d'art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain
   
2003 Jubilæumsshow, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Copycat, Det Jyske Kunstakademi, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Copycat, Messe Hall, Chicago, USA
Carnegie Art Award, 2003-2005, Nordic countries and UK (catalogue)
  Den eksotiske hverdag, TDC, Aarhus, Denmark (catalogue)
   
2002 Private/Corporate, Sammlung Daimler-Chrysler, Berlin, Germany (catalogue)
  Carnegie Art Award, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK
  BRØL, (m. Sonja Lillebæk Christensen), Zoologisk Have, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
   
2001 Groupshow, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Carnegie Art Award, ARKEN Museum for Moderne Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Du er helt ny-du er retro, Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen and Trapholt, Kolding, Denmark
  Masnedfortet, Vordingborg, Denmark
  KOM, Sydhavnen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Opere su carta, Galeria S.A.L.E.S., Rome, Italy
  PŒskeudstillingen, Tirstrup, Denmark
   
2000 SansSouci, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany
  Use Your Illusion, Part 3, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
  Aktuelle kunst aus Dänemark, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany
  Decompressing history, Enkehuset, Stockholm, Sweden
  Drawings, Nikolaj Kirke, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Drawings, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
  Pop-op, Kastrupgaard, Denmark
   
1999 Alletiders børn, Århus Kunstmuseum, Denmark
  Pop-op, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Denmark
  Wrapped, Vestsjællands Kunstmuseum, Sorø, Denmark
  Le Grand Praemiere Opening Show, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Glumsø-which-is-not-Glumsø, N55 (Spaceframe), Copenhagen, Denmark
  Fauna, Zacheta Gallery of Contemporary art, Warszawa, Poland
  Første afkalkning, Soyakagefabrikken, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Newsantandrea, Savona, Italy
   
1998 It All Began in the Seventies, Mishkan Le'Omanut Museum of Art, Ein Harod, Israel
  Momentum, Nordic Festival of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway (catalogue)
  Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany (catalogue)
  10 years celebration, Stalke Gallery, Kirke Saaby, Denmark
   
1997 Display, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
  art calls, curated Jacob Fabricius, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
  Ny Kunst fra Danmark og Skåne, Louisiana, Humlebæk, Denmark (catalogue)
  What is a guy from Leicester, a Swedish girl, a family father and a gay couple doing on a deserted island between Denmark and Sweden?, Middelgrundsforset, Copenhagen, Denmark (curated by Jacob Fabricius)
   
1996 Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway (catalogue)
  Proms, Brandts Klædefabrik, Odense, Denmark
  When the shit hits the fan, Overgaden, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
  9 dimentional, Nikolaj Kirke, Copenhagen, Denmark
   
1995 RAM, Portalen, Hundige, Denmark (catalogue)
  Painting after painting, Kastrupgaard, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Exotic, Galleri Peter Kilshmann, Zürich, Switzerland
   
1994 Glas box, Malmö Kunstmuseum, Malmö, Sweden
  Gl. Kongevej 35-37, (Sun blast), Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
   
1993 KØN (gender), Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Blackbox, Copenhagen, Denmark
  chock nordsjælland, Hornbæk, Denmark (catalogue)
   
1992 Baghuset på Århus kunstmuseum, Århus, Denmark (catalogue)
   
1990 Luxury Culture, Sofienholm, Denmark

 

Awards

  Third prize winner of Carnegie Art Award 2012

 

Other projects

1996 Update, Co curator, Copenhagen, Denmark
  Initiater of The Alternative Universe with Thomas Andersen

 

Articles/reviews in selection

2004 " SEX", Cakewalk Magazine no 6, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
   
1999 Review, Thomas Krogsbol, NU, no. 3, p. 84
   
1998 Review, Karsten R.S. Ifversen, Blender no. 3, November, pp. 124-128

"Die Kunst der kleinen Eingriffe", Dirk Schwarze, Dirk Schwarze Review, no. 186, 13. August, Kassel, Germany

"Schon wieder abseits", Der Spiegel, August Issue, Hamburg, Germany, p. 26
"Modest Achievements", Fred Camper, Chicago Reader, July 17/1998, pp. 36-37
"Tip of the week", New City, no.9, July Issue, Chicago, USA
"Public Domain, Bicycly Thieves", Karl, Erickson, New Art Examinier, Chicago, USA, October Issue, pp. 39-40
"How We're Living", Lars Bang Larsen, New Art Examiner, July/August Issue, Chicago, USA, pp. 30-35
   
1995 Review by Lars Bang Larsen, Flash Art, November/December, Milan, Italy