CV
17 June 2015

CV

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017, Secret Life, Gallery Domeij, Stockholm, Sweden

2016, In the Presence of Absence, Galerie Pi, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014, The Grey Room, Galerie Pi, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013, Once There Was a Shock, Munch Gallery, New York, NY, USA

 

Two-Person Exhibition

2015, Head to the Ground, Gallery Domeij, Stockholm, Sweden (with sculptor Sara Möller)

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016, Autres Horizons, Galerie Rivière Faiveley, Paris, France

2016, Anonymous (Urban Life in Contemporary Photography), Musée de I’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland

2015, YIA Art Fair, Galerie Riviere Faiveley / Carreau Du Temple, Paris, France

2015, Copenhagen Art Fair, Galerie Pi / Forum Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2015, LensCulture Emerging Talents, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, USA

2015, Festival Circulation(s), The Cent Quatre, Paris, France (catalogue)

2014, Copenhagen Art Fair, Galerie Pi / Forum Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014, Art Herning, Galerie Pi / MCH Herning Kongrescenter, Herning, Denmark

2013, Copenhagen Art Fair, Galerie Pi / Forum Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013, Liljevalchs Vårsalong, Liljevalchs Art Hall, Stockholm, Sweden

2012, Tierney Fellowship Exhibition, Photoville, New York, NY, USA

2012, Fållnäs Art Hall Summer Exhibition, Sorunda, Sweden

2012, Fotojatka Festival of Creative Photography, Aero Cinema, Prague, Czech Republic

2011, ReGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today, Azzedine Alaïa Gallery, Paris, France

2011, ReGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today, Aperture Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2011, Emerging Artist Auction (online exhibition), Daniel Cooney Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2010, Lacoste Elysée Exhibition, Art Basel / Miami Dada College, Miami, FL, USA (catalogue)

2010, Lacoste Elysée Exhibition, Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan, Italy (catalogue)

2010, ReGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today, Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan, Italy

2010, ReGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today, Michaelis School of Fine Arts, Cape Town, South Africa

2010, ReGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today, Recontres d’ Arles, Arles, France

2010, ReGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today, Lausanne, Switzerland (catalogue)

2010, New Visionaries, New York Photo Festival / Tobacco Warehouse, New York, NY, USA

2010, Evolution in Exchange, Copenhagen Photography Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

2010, Empire State of Mind, 25CPW Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2010, Portrait Exhibition, MPLS Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA

2009, Juried Show Exhibition, The Camera Club of New York, New York, NY, USA

2009, Young Artists Emerging in America, Pingyao International Photo Festival, China (catalogue)

2009, Plurperfect, The School of the International Center of Photography, New York, NY, USA

 

Awards / Grants / Fellowships / Selections

2015, Selected as an Emerging Artist, LensCulture’s Emerging Talent Awards 2015

2015, Selected Artist, Festival Circulation(s) Jury Selection, Paris, France

2011, Fellowship, The Tierney Fellowship, New York, NY, USA

2011, Selected as an Emerging Artist, The British Journal of Photography, London, United Kingdom

2011, Selected as an Emerging Artist, Zoom Magazine, Milan, Italy

2011, First Place Award, Win Initiative’s Ten Best at Ten Annual Photography Competition, New York, NY, USA

2011, Selected for the Limited Edition Print Program, Aperture Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2010, Nomination and Grant Recipient, Lacoste Elysée Competition, Lausanne, Switzerland

2010, Selected Artist, Regeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today, Lausanne, Switzerland

2009, Scholarship, The International Center of Photography Director Fellowship, New York, NY, USA

 

Bibliography

Selected Print Media

Evgeniya Sutyrina, “Single Lonely World,” Watch Magazine, Russia, May, 2015. 44-49

Chul Lee, “Kristoffer Axén,” PhotoDot Korea, South Korea, Issue 17, April, 2015. 01 (cover), 62-71

“Imagery of Young Artists,” International New York Times, January 28, 2015. 02

Trine Ross, “Indkobsposer eller ro og Fred,” Politiken, Copenhagen, Denmark, December 19, 2014. 17

“Galerie Pi,” The Cope Quarterly Magazine, Copenhagen, Denmark, Issue 02, Spring/Summer, 2014. 10, 11

Domus Israel: The International Magazine for Architecture and Design, Israel, 2014. 01 (cover), 28

Mangazine, China, January, 2013. 98-103

Kristina Laitinen, “Måleriska Fotografier om Inre Tillstånd,” Nynäshamnsposten, Nynäshamn, Sweden, Issue 68, August, 2012. 08-09

Simon Bainbridge, “Emerging Talents: Global Ambitions,” The British Journal of Photography, London, United Kingdom, Issue 7790, July, 2011. 22-23

Cristina Franzoni, “New Talent Special Issue,” Zoom Magazine, Milan, Italy, Issue 102 (international edition), April, 2011. 48-51

“Lacoste Elysée Prize 2010,” Art Review, Issue 46, December, 2010. 08-11

Diane Smyth, “Hello World: reGeneration2,” The British Journal of Photography, London, United Kingdom, Issue 7778, July, 2010. 38-39

Maria Grazia Meda, “I Fotografi del Domani,” Vogue Italia, Milano, Italy, Issue 717, May, 2010. 22

 

Selected Catalogues

Kiss Kiss Bank Bank: Catalogue Festival Circulation(s) 2015, FetArt/Festival Circulation(s), Paris, France, January, 2015.

Nathalie Herschdorfer & William Ewing, reGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographer Today, Aperture/Thames & Hudson, June, 2010. 30-31, 42-43

 

Selected Website Publications

Graziano Ferri, “Events in Nature,” Fotografia Magazine, publication date: March 19, 2015.

Arianna Catania, “Circulation(s): Festival Parigino. Un Trampolino Per i Giovani Fotografi”, Huffington Post Italy, publication date: March 13, 2015.

Julie Maury, “Kristoffer Axén: Photographie Surnaturelle,” The Arts Factory Magazine, publication date: February 17, 2015.

“Festival Circulation(s): Circulez, Il y a Beaucoup a Voir,” Le Figaro, publication date: February 10, 2015.

Michael Dee, “Kristoffer Axén: Head to the Ground,” Fotografi, publication date: January 30, 2015.

“5 Photographes Découverts a Circulation(s),” TimeOut Paris, publication date: January 27, 2015.

“Circulation(s) : Place à la Jeune Photographie Européenne,” Le Monde, publication date: January 21, 2015.

Rebecka Wiberg von Schantz, “Ny Talang! Svenske Kristoffer Axén Juryns Favorit på Festival för Ung Europeisk Fotografi,” Tidningen FOTO, publication date: January 22, 2015.

“Painted Photographs by Kristoffer Axen,” Ignant, publication date: May 22, 2014.

“Awarded Artist of the Week,” The Awards, publication date: January 20, 2014.

Elina Ruka, “Kristoffer Axén,” FK Magazine, publication date: March 13, 2013.

“Kristoffer Axen’s Photo Series ‘Events in Nature’ Looks At Our Attempt To Control Our Lives”, Mutantspace, publication date: January 25, 2013.

 

Collections

The Tierney Fellowship, New York, NY, USA

The School of the International Center of Photography, New York, NY, USA

Tasmanian Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Michaelis School of Fine Arts, Cape Town, South Africa

Musée de E’lysée, Lausanne, Switzerland

 

Education

2008-2009, Advanced Certificate in General Studies of Photography, The International Center of Photography, New York, NY, USA

2001-2003, Upper Secondary School Degree in Photography/Motion Picture, Nacka Media School, Stockholm, Sweden