Artist bio

Bibi Katholm
Born in Denmark
Currently lives and works in Copenhagen (DK)
E-mail: bibi.katholm@gmail.com


CV

BA, Comparative Literature, University of Southern Denmark. 1998-2001
CAND. MAG., Cultural Studies, University of Southern Denmark. 2002-2004
Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Art, Byam Shaw / Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London, UK. 2005-2006
2-year MA Painting degree, Royal College of Art, London, UK. 2006-2008

News / upcoming

‘The Image will come at the Resurrection’
Solo exhibition with new work by Bibi Katholm (DK).

Curated by Alex White. Location: Daily Dose Art Space, 1820 Industrial Street, Los Angeles CA 90021. Exhibition dates: November 13 – December 17, 2015.

Artist residency 1st October – 30th December 2015. 18th Street Arts Center, 1639 18th Street | Santa Monica, CA 90404 www.18thstreet.org


Selected group exhibitions

The Artists´ Autumn Exhibition, KE 2004, Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark. 2004
Nationwide Mercury Prize 2006 Art Exhibition, London, UK. 2006
Final show, Byam Shaw School of Art / Central Saint Martins, London, UK. 2006
Celeste Art Prize 2007 Finalist Exhibition in London and Edinburgh, UK. 2007
Final Show, MA Painting degree show, Royal College of Art, London, UK. 2008

Art Copenhagen, The Nordic Art Fair, Forum, DK. 2009
Domestic Mash-Up, group show, Wonderland Art Space, Copenhagen, DK. 2009 / 2010
In Case We Don’t Die, group show, Chausseestraße 105, Berlin, Germany. 2010
In Case We Don’t Die, group show, VEGAS Gallery, London, UK. 2010
The Ceiling Painting Project / group show. Commission. Permanent exhibition at Docken, Copenhagen, DK. 2010 / 2011

In Case We Don’t Die, group show, Helene Nyborg Contemporary, Copenhagen, DK. 2011

The Salon of the Vernacular, group show, Fishmarket Gallery, Northampton, UK. 2011

In Case We Don’t Die, group show, KPH Volume project space, Copenhagen, DK. 2011

Avant/Garde Diaries – Movement. Art, music, dance & performance event by artist Andreas Emenius and musician Mikkel Hess. Additional artists: Jenny Wilson, Lonely Boy Choir, Hess is More, Anders Trentemøller, The Horse Ensemble, Alessandro Periera, Minna Berglund and Bibi Katholm. March 29th 2012. H.C. Andersen Castle, Copenhagen, DK. www.theavantgardediaries.com

In Case We Don’t Die – Nervous System. Total installation by Bibi Katholm and Andreas Emenius. April 12th-18th 2012. Råhuset, Copenhagen, DK.

Part of London gallery The Institute of Jamais Vu’s booth at Co/Lab Art Platform, L.A. Mart Art Fair, Los Angeles, USA. 28th – 30th September 2012 www.artplatform-losangeles.com/special-programs/colab/

Innit, an exhibition with new work by artists Bibi Katholm (DK) and Leah Clements (UK). 11th – 26th of January 2013. 68 Square Metres Art Space, Prags Boulevard 43, 2300 Copenhagen, DK. www.68squaremetres.org

In Case We Don’t Die, group show, Torrance Art Museum L.A. 30th March – 18th May 2013 www.torranceartmuseum.com

Luscious Liquid of Equilibrium, group show, Campbell Works, 27 Belfast Road, n16 6un London. Exhibition dates: 3rd – 21st July 2013. www.campbellworks.org

Thunderdome, group show at BLIP BLIP BLIP – The Institute of Jamais Vu (London) in association with Blip Blip Blip (Leeds) presents an exhibition with work by TIOJV artists. 12th – 28th June 2014. East Street Arts, Patrick Studios, St. Mary’s Lane, Leeds, Ls9 7EH, UK. www.blipblipblip.co.uk www.theinstituteofjamaisvu.com

An Odyssey – 10 Years at TAM September 12th 2015. Group show / Fundraiser at Torrance Art Museum 3320 Civic Center | Torrance, CA 90503 www.toranceartmuseum.com


Selected solo Exhibitions

Ghost Hunting in Broad Daylight, Cph Square, Valby, Copenhagen, DK. 2008
Ghost Hunting in Broad Daylight, part 2. VENUE Contemporary Art Gallery, Copenhagen, DK. 2008
Future Rituals, VENUE Contemporary Art Gallery, Copenhagen, DK. 2009
Gentofte City Hall, solo show. Arranged by Gentofte Council’s Art Society. DK, April 2011
Viva Ultra, solo show at The Institute of Jamais Vu, Unit C, 167 Hermitage Road, n4 1lz London, UK. Exhibition dates: 7th – 27th June 2013. http://www.theinstituteofjamaisvu.com


Residencies

Raid Projects artist residency, Los Angeles, March + April 2013


Curatorial work

In Case We Don’t Die, group show, Berlin, 2010
In Case We Don’t Die, group show, VEGAS Gallery, London, 2010
In Case We Don’t Die, group show, Helene Nyborg Contemporary, Copenhagen, 2011
In Case We Don’t Die, group show, KPH Volume project space, Copenhagen, 2011
In Case We Don’t Die, group show, Torrance Art Museum, Los Angeles, 2013.
Exhibition website: www.incasewedontdie.com
Part of the selectors team of curators / critics for the Celeste Prize 2011 in New York – The Invisible Dog, Brooklyn, November 2011


Awards and bursaries

Royal College of Art bursary 2007
Royal College of Art bursary 2008
Augustinus Fonden 2008
Augustinus Fonden 2010
Danish Arts Council 2012
Danish Arts Council 2013