About

Camilla Løw
Born 1976, Norway
Lives and works in Oslo

http://www.camillalow.com
http://www.belmacz.com
http://www.elasticgallery.com

Education

1998-2001 Glasgow School of Art, BA (Hons) Fine Art
1996-1998 Asker Kunstskole

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Eye in the Sky, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo.
2015 Nerves and Muscles, Elastic Gallery, Stockholm
2014 “Chain On Chain”, Belmacz Gallery, London
2013 “Spring Rain”, Elastic Gallery, Malmø
“Camilla Løw”, One Night Only, UKS, Oslo
2012 “The Space of Shape-Time”, The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo*
2010 “Culture & Leisure”, New Art Centre, Roche Court, Salisbury
“Social Geometry”, Schmidt & Handrup, Cologne
2009 “M”, Gallery AHO, Oslo
2008 “New Ruins”, Bergen Kunsthall No.5
“Embraced Open Reassembled”, Sutton Lane, London
“Straight Letters”, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee *
“Straight Letters”, Pier Arts Centre, Orkney
2007 “Broken Windows”, Elastic Gallery, Malmø
2006 “Henriette Grahnert / Camilla Løw”, Sutton Lane – Paris
2005 “Camilla Løw”, Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco
2004 “Camilla Løw”, Sutton Lane, London

Group Exhibitions

2016 NN-A NN-A NN-A New Norwegian Abstraction, Stavanger Kunstmuseum
2015 Fattig kunst-rik arv. Arte Povera og parallel praksiser 1968-2015, The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo*
NN-A NN-A NN-A New Norwegian Abstraction, Astrup Fearnley, Oslo
Vibrant Matter, Kiosk, Ghent.
2014 Hordur Agustsson, Camilla Løw, Sergio Sister, Thor Vigfusson, I8 Gallery, Reykjavik
2013 “Dumb Rocks”, Belmacz, London
2012 The Vigeland Museum, Oslo
“See Through”, Belmacz, London
Dave Allen/Camilla Løw, Frieze Focus, Frieze Art Fair, London
“Dialogue of Hands”, City of Glasgow College, Glasgow International, Glasgow
2011 “Modern British Sculptors”, Gimpel Fils, London
“Specific Collisions”, Cosar Hmt, Dusseldorf
2010 “The discrete charme of the blind spot”, Westfalishcher Kunstverein, Munster
“You and Now”, Balice Hertling, Paris
“Goddesses”, National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo
“X, Y and Z”, Landings, Vestfossen
2009 Carnegie Art Award 2010, Copenhagen, Reykjavik, Stockholm, Oslo and Helsinki *
“This is the Score”, Elastic, Malmø
“The Thing”, Mechelen, Antwerp Museum of Contemporary Art *
“Constructivismes”, Almine Rech, Brussels.
“Almost Always is Nearly Enough”, Tauba Auerbach, Camilla Løw, Emily Wardill, Standard (Oslo)
2008 “Idealismusstudio”, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz *
“Summer Exhibition”, Royal Academy of Arts, London
“Standard Sizes”, Andrew Kreps Gallery, NYC
2007 “Wild West”, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Berlin
“Language of Vision”, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art *
StatoilHydro – Art Grant, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo *
Daniel Reich Gallery, NYC, (Three-person show)
“The Corny Show – AKA The Art is in the Heart”, Karma International, Zurich *
“DUMP: Postmodern Sculpture in the Dissolved Field”, The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo *
“How to Improve the World – Sixty Years of British Art”, Gas Hall, Birmingham (touring)
“Robert Smithson”, Vårutstillingen 2007, Fotogalleriet, Oslo *
2006 “How to Improve the World – British Art 1946-2006”, Hayward Gallery, London *
“Try again. Fail again. Fail better”, MOMENTUM, 4th Nordic Festival of Contemporary Art, Galleri F15, Moss*
“Endless Summer”, Westlondonprojects, London
“60 – Sixty Years of Sculpture in the Arts Council Collection”, Longside Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park
“Surfing the Surface”, Galleria Paolo Bonzano, Rome
2005 “Blankness Is Not a Void”, Standard (Oslo)
“Shadows and Prisms”, The Print Studio, Glasgow
“Acid Rain”, Galerie Michel Rein, Paris
“Sutton Lane in Paris”, c/o Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris
“Contemporary Nordic Sculpture 1980-2005”, Wanås Foundation*
2004 “Invaggio”, Museo Corta Alta, Fossembrone
“Britannia Works”, The British Council, Athens *
“Synth”, Kunstraum B/2, Leipzig *
“Mostyn Open”, The Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno*
“Seam”, 273 Gallery Glasgow
“Solar Lunar”, Doggerfisher, Edinburgh
2003 “The Echo Show”, Tramway, Glasgow *
“East International”, Norwich Gallery *
“Slimvolume 2003”, poster publication, London
“Multiples X 7”, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin
“Greyscale/CMYK”, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin
2002 “The Shadows”, Transmission Gallery, Three-person show, Glasgow
“Greyscale/CMYK”, Tramway, Glasgow *
Sirius Art Centre, Cork, Ireland (exhibition and residency)
Switch Space Gallery, (Two-person show), Glasgow

*indicates publications

Commissions

2017 Skulpturstopp, Sparebankstiftelsen.

2016 Sentralen, Sparebankstiftelsen, Oslo

2012 KHiO, Oslo School of Fine Arts (KORO)

Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden *
Statoil Headquarters, Oslo
Skien Familiesenter (KORO)
2009 New Art Centre, Roche Court, Salisbury
2008 Haugaland Tingrett, Haugesund, Norway (KORO)

Awards and grants

2010 Statens arbeidsstipend 5 år
Ingrid Lindback Langaards stipend
Shortlisted for Carnegie Art Award
2007 Statens arbeidsstipend for yngre kunstnere 3 år
Ingrid Lindback Langaards stipend
Statoil Art Award
2004 Scottish Arts Council
2003 Scottish Arts Council
2001 Glasgow School of Art graduate award

Residencies

2010 Colab Art & Architecture, Bangalore – Office for Contemporary Art, Oslo.
2002 Sirius Art Centre, Cobh, Cork.

Reviews and Publications

2013 Camilla Løw’s “Spring Rain”, Matthew Rana, Art Agenda (22.2)
Matematik med Fysik, Thomas Millroth, Sydsvenskan (15.2)
2012 Henie Onstad Art Centre
“The Space of Shape-Time”, The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design.
Aftenposten, Kjetil Røed (4.8)
Klassekampen, Mona Gjessing (20.06)
D2, Kåre Bulie (08.06)
2009 “Grey Cells. Camilla Løw and Order”, Dieter Roelstraete, Mousse Magazine.
Vitamin 3-D, New Perspectives in Sculpture and Installation, Phaidon.
Carnegie Art Award 2010
Aftenposten 2/3 2009: Lotte Sandberg: “Streker i rommet”, Camilla Løw.
“All That is Solid Melts Into Air”, MuHKA, Antwerp.
2008 Art Review December 2008: Martin Coomer: Camilla Løw “Embraced Open Reassembled” Sutton Lane (London)
Bergens Tidende 2/12/2008: “New Ruins”, Bergen Kunsthall.
Klassekampen 19/11 2008: “New Ruins”, Bergen Kunsthall.
“Straight Letters”, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, Scotland.
The Herald, 9/02/08
The Scotsman 10/02/08: “Highs of Low”.
The Scotsman 13/02/08: “Finding the beauty in simplicity”.
The List 14/02: “Camilla Løw, Straight Letters”
The Herald 29/02: “An encoded vision of a sinister age”.
2007 “Language of Vision”, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrough.
StatoilHydro – Art Grant, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo.
“DUMP: Postmodern Sculpture in the Dissolved Field”, The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo.
2006 “How to Improve the World – British Art 1946-2006”, Hayward Gallery.
Momentum, Moss: “Try again. Fail again. Fail better”.
Paris-art.com, July: Nicolas Bauche: “Henriette Grahnert et Camilla Løw”.
2005 “Contemporary Nordic Sculpture 1980 – 2005”, Wanås Foundation.
Artforum, April 2005: Michael Archer: “Camilla Løw: Sutton Lane”.
MAP, issue 1: Diana Baldon: “Camilla Løw”
The Wallpaper, Januar/Februar, s.44-49
Morgenbladet, Tommy Olsson “Blankness is not a void”, Standard (Oslo)
2004 O2, n.32: Vincent Honore, “Future of Ecstasy”.
The British Council, Athen, “Britannia Works”.
2003 Norwich School of Art and Design: “East International”.
Tramway, Glasgow: “The Echo Show”.
NIFCA: “Greyscale/CMYK “.