CV Bodil Furu

Education
1998-2002 National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo, Norway
1997-1998 Mølla Art School, Moss, Norway
1996 Tallinn Music School, Tallinn, Estonia

Solo Exhibitions
2019 Heimdal Kunstforening, Heimdal, Norway
2015 Künstnerhaus Bethaninen, Berlin, Germany
2015 Future Ruins, Gudbrandsdalen, Norway
2012 Tromsø Kunstforening, Tromsø, Norway
2012 Kunsthall Oslo, Norway
2011 Galleri K, Oslo, Norway
2007 Galleri K, Oslo, Norway
2005 On Time 3, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway

Selected Group Exhibitions
2018
On Circulation Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway
Strømmer av følelser, kropper av malm Trondheim Kunsthall, Trondheim, Norway
The land Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen, Norway
2017
Chinafrika blackout the Shenzhen Biennale, China
Skiptvet Galleri F15, Moss, Norway
World of matter: mobilizing materialities University of Minnesota, US
Biennial of Moving Images: Faena Art, Miami, US and Buenos Aires, Argentina and Nash Gallery, Minnesota, USA
Chinafrika Museum of Contemporary Art Leipzig, Germany
2016
Biennial of Moving Images Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève, Switzerland
Biennial of Moving Images Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy
2015
Obstacle Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum, San Antoio, Texas, USA
Mining Lubum VANSA, Johannesburg, South Africa
The Berlin Conference Savvy, Berlin, Germany
2014
The Biennale of Sydney, Australia
2013
Lubumbashi Biennale 2013 Lubumbashi, the Democratic Republic of Congo
Norwegian Art Festival Hammerfest, Norway
Activum Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway
Bodil Furu Beaconsfield Contemporary Art, London, UK
2012
Life is Elsewhere Galerie im Körnerpark, Berlin, Germany
The Oslo Project Kunsthall Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Reality Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway
2011
Nordic ArtToday, St. Petersburg, Russia
The National Art Exhibition 2011, Oslo, Norway
2010
Goddesses, The National Museum, Oslo, Norway
MIT – List Visual Arts Centre, Cambridge, USA
2009
Trapped in Amber: Angst for a Reenacted Decade, UKS, Oslo, Norway
Växjö Kunstforening, Sweden
The National Academy of Fine Arts – 100 years, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
2008
Disturbance Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa
The 4th Ars Baltica Triennial of Photographic Art, Berlin, Germany, Luxembourg
2007
Documentary Fortnight Expanded, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
The 10th Istanbul Biennial, Turkey
The 4th Ars Baltica Triennial of Photographic Art, Germany
2006
Bussan Biennale 2006, South Korea
Dreamlands Burn. Nordic Art Show 2006, Kunsthalle Budapest, Hungary
Every Day … Another Artist/Work/Show, Salzburg Kunstverein, Austria
Post Nora, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
National Psyche, The LAB, San Francisco, USA
2005
Kiss the Frog! The Art of Transformation, National Museum of Art, Oslo, Norway
Unizone, National Touring Exhibitions, Norway
Musikken året etter Oslo Kunstforening, Norway
2004
Momentum. Nordic Festival of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway
BETA version, Bomuldsfabriken Kunsthall, Arendal, Norway
UKS Biennale 2004, Oslo, Norway
2003
I Virkeligheden, Overgaden, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ideologia II. Nordic Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg, Sweden
Vårutstillingen, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway. Nuart, Gamle Tou Bryggeri, Stavanger, Norway
2001 Norwegian Wonders, Gallery 21:25, Oslo, Norway
2000 Informant, A5, Stockholm, Sweden. Irony, Bomuldsfabrikken, Arendal, Norway

Selected Film Festivals/Screenings
2018 Kidogo Filmfestival, Lubumbashi, DRC.
2017 KW, Berlin, Germany. The Norwegian Short Film Festival, Grimstad, Norway.
Kunstnernehus Kino, Caféteateret, Oslo
2016 Kino Arsenal, Berlin Germany. FEC, Lubumbashi, DRC
2015 The Cost of Wealth, Cinematek, Brussels, Belgium. Moabit Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany
2012 Contemporary Norwegian Architecture, Royal Institute of British Architects in London
Tromsø International Film Festival, Tromsø, Norway. Volda Documentary Film Festival, Volda, Norway
2011 Experimental Film Program, Film Society Lincoln Centre, New York
2010 Moscow documentary film festival
National Short Film Festival in Grimstad, Norway
2009 55. Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen
15th International Short Film Festival in Drama, Athens, Greece
Montreal Short Film Festival, Canada. Pulse Play Miami art fair, USA
2008 Festival internationales de film et video de creation, Lebanon
The Young and beautiful, OFFoff, Art Cinema Ghent, Belgium
2006 La Rochelle Film festival, France
National Short Film Festival in Grimstad, Norway
Individual Communities, Monkey Town, NYC, USA. Beaconsfield, London, UK
2003 National Short Film Festival in Grimstad, Norway
VideoVolt, Elverket, Dramaten, Stockholm, Sweden
Electric Visions, Nordic Video Program, Stockholm, Sweden
2002 Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sweden. Parus Film Festival, Kaliningrad, Lithuania
2000 National Short Film Festival in Grimstad, Norway
1998 Nordic Baltic Video Festival. Alingsås, Sweden
Sound
2008 Ny Musikk revyen 2008, Chat Noir, Oslo
2006 ”Understemmer”, Kolbotn Convert Orchestra. In collaboration with Lars Petter Hagen
2005 Happy Days, Contemporary Music festival, Oslo
2003 5×17, sound, Cinematektet, Oslo

Public Commissions
2018 Arts Council Norway, Midtnorsk Filmsenter
2017 Fritt ord prosjektstøtte og Billedkunstnernes vederlagsfond
2016 OCA ’03 travel support, Vederlag fund suppor
2015 10 years Government grants, Arts Council Norway, OCA ’03 travel support
2014 OCA-travel support, the Norwegian Film Institute
2013 Fritt Ord, OCA- travel support , Vederlag fund support, the Norwegian Film Institute
2012 3 year Government grants, The Freedom of Expression Foundation, FFBL. OCA-travel support
2011 OCA- travel support , The Freedom of Expression Foundation
2010 The Freedom of Expression Foundation
2009 3 year Government grants, Arts Council Norway, The Freedom of Expression Foundation
2008 Vederlag fund support
2007 Residency at Platform China, OCA- travel support
2006 OCA- travel support
2005 New technology support, Arts Council Norway
2005 Norsk Fotografisk Fond, Vederlag fund support, Work grant for younger artist 2 years
2004 OCA- travel support, The Freedom of Expression Foundation. The Norwegian Government’s Grant, Vederlag fund support, Government grants, Work grant for younger artist 1 year
2003 Sleipnir- travel grant, The Norwegian Government’s Grant, Vederlag fund support
NIFCA RESIDENCY – NORDIC AiR 2003. Malungen, Stockholm, Sweden
2002 The Relief Fund for Visual Artist The Norwegian Government’s Grant: establishing grant

Public Art
2008 The art programme for The New Opera House in Bjørvika, Oslo, Norway
2004 Roverud og Austmartka Bo- og Rehabiliternigssenter, Kongsvinger, Norway

Prizes and Awards
2008 Royal Caribbean Arts Grant
2007 Erling Stenersens Foundation
2003 Honourable Mention of the Jury, The Norwegian Short Film Festival

Collections
National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Norway
The City of Oslo art collection, Norway

Residencies
2014-2015 Künstnerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2007 Platform China, Beijing, China
2003 Nordic Air, Nifca, Stockholm, Sweden

Publications
The Aesthetics of Investigation, edited by Helga-Marie Nordby & Svein Ingvoll Pedersen
Torpedo Press, 2012

Teaching experience
2008-2011 Associated professor at the Tromsø Academy of Contemporary Art, UiT, Norway (50%)
2006-2008 Associated professor and lecturer at the Academy of fine arts. ( KHIO) Norway (50%)