JOHN SKOOG

BIOGRAPHY - SELECTED WORKS

Born 1985 in Malmö, Sweden
Lives and works in Copenhagen and in Frankfurt am Main

EDUCATION

2007-2012 Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main
2010 Malmö Art Academy, Malmö
2005-2006 Högskolan för Fotografi, Göteborgs Universitet, Gothenburg

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien (MUMOK), Vienna – AT (upcoming)
2015 Museum fur Moderne Kunst M.M.K., Frankfurt am Main, DE (upcoming)
2014 Redoubt, Towner Contemporary Art Museum, Eastbourne, UK
2013 Federsee, Johan Berggren Gallery, Malmö, SE
2013 Sent på Jorden, Art Lab Gnesta, Gnesta, SE
2013 Shadowland Lampione, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2012 Sent på Jorden & Förår, Pilar Corrias Gallery, London, UK

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014 Real DMZ Project 2014, Cheorwon-gun, Gangwon-do & Artsonje Center, Seoul, KR
2014 Rundblick Verein Kirschenpflücker e.V., Cologne, DE
2014 Ars Viva Preis: Warheit GAM-Galleria d’Art Moderna, Torino, IT
2014 A Time for Dreams: 4th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art National Centre for Contemporary Arts (NCCA), Moscow, RU
2013 Ars Viva Preis: Warheit M.M.K. Frankfurt am Main, DE
2013 Taming the Narrative Basis as a part of B3 Biennale, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2013 Ars Viva Preis: Warheit Neuse Museum, Weimar, DE
2013 Echo Release, NKV Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, DE
2013 Apollo Weltkulturen Museum, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2013 Cinema-Teatro Apollo, Villa Trina, Bellaria Igea Marina, IT
2013 Art Film Preis Lichter Film Festival, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2012 Zauderberg Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2012 Taco Truck (som en del av et al.*), Jarhundrethalle, Lüften Mouson Arts & Music Festival, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2011 Übermorgenkünstler II, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, DE
2011 Surreale Dinge (som en del av et al.*), Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2011 Fotografi i Fokus, Skånes Konstförening, Malmö, SE
2011 When in Rome: A Polyphonic Site-Intervention in the World’s Smallest Capital City, Malta Contemporary Art, Valetta, MT
2011 Superbia Luxuria (med Martin Martinsen, Stephen Mosblech & Aron Skoog), Wandas Video Look, Göteborg, SE
2010 Haunted House (som en del av et al*), Alt-Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt am Main, DE
2010 Även denna plats ett vittne bär (med Martin Martinsen & Josefin Granqvist), Övedskloster, Sjöbo, SE
2008 The Brakhage Lectures (med Zac Dempster), Frankfurt am Main, DE
2008 A-political exhibition (med Erik Berglin), T.I.C.A. Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art, Tirana, AL
2008 In the absence of Glenn Gould (med Zac Dempster), Ludlow 38, Goethe Institut, US
2007 700 år, Tomarps Kungsgård, Kvidinge, SE
2007 PS1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York, US
2007 Det Dolda (med Erik Berglin), Västernorrlands Länsmuseum, SE
2006 ..So we closed our eyes.. (med Erik Berglin), Galleri Blunk, Trondheim, NO
2005 New Swedish Video, Monkeytown Gallery, New York City, US
2005 Scandinavian Photography 1: Sweden, Faulconer Gallery Grinnell College, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, Iowa, US
2004 Malm1, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, SE
2003 47 konstnärsporträtt, Krognoshuset, Lund, SE

SELECTED SCREENINGS

2014 International Competition 14th New Horizons International Film Festival, Wroclaw, PL
2014 John Skoog, Eric M. Nilsson & Jan Troell, Lilla Filmfestivalen, Båstad, SE
2014 Shadowland Stockholm International Film Festival, Stockholm, SE
2014 International Competition Milano International Film Festival, IT
2014 International Competition 60. Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Oberhausen, DE
2014 Recontres Internationales: Berlin Haus der Kulturen der Welt, DE
2014 International Competition Indielisboa Lissabon International Film Festival, Lissabon, PT
2014 Recontres Internationales: Paris Palais de Tokyo & Gaîté Lyrique, Paris, FR
2014 Sweden Up & Coming Kino Riffraff, Zürich, CH
2014 Ein abend mit… Sent på Jorden Ve.sch, Wien, AT
2013 1 KM film Stockholm International Film Festival, Stockholm, SE
2013 INBLICK! Videostationer runt om i Sörmland, SE
2013 John Skoog & Makino Takash, Golem, Hamburg, DE
2013 Spectrum Rotterdam International Film Festival, Rotterdam, NL
2013 International Competition 59. Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Oberhausen, DE
2013 The Giant Corpse Flower Bloom Microclima, Artnight Venezia, Venedig, IT
2013 The Idea of North Video_dumbo, Eyebeam Art + Technology Center, New York City, US
2013 Arbeiter verlassen die fabrik (1. Mai) (med Benedikte Bjerre) Eröffnung des Neubau, Hafen Zwei, Offenbach, DE
2012 Rencontres Internationales: Berlin Haus der Kulturen der Welt, DE
2012 Den Rörliga Bildens Konst Screening-tour på bibliotek i Skåne, Kristianstads Konsthall, SE
2012 Rencontres Internationales: Madrid Filmoteca Española, Madrid, ES
2012 Indielisboa Lissabon International Film Festival, Lissabon, PT
2011 Onde/Waves Torino International Film Festival, IT
2011 Rencontres Internationales: Paris Centre Pompidou, Paris , FR
2011 Zinebi 53 Bilbao International Film Festival of documentary and short films, Bilbao, ES
2011 Message to Man St Petersburg International Film Festival, St Petersburg, RU
2011 Best Swedish Shorts Bergmanveckan, Ingmar Bergman Center, Fårö, SE
2011 I tävlan för Startsladden Göteborgs International Film Festival, Göteborg, SE

CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2014 Near Dark (with Bjarke Hvass Kure), Towner Contemporary Art Museum, Eastbourne, UK

SELECTED SCOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS

2014 Baloise Art Prize
2014 Stiftung Kunstfonds
2013 Ars Viva-preis
2013 Aase och Richard Björklunds donationsfond
2013 1 KM Film Scholarship, Stockholm International Film Festival
2013 Lichter Artfilm Preis
2012 Reisestipendium, Hessische Kultur Stiftung
2011 Jury’s Special Price, St Petersburg Film Festival