Olav Christopher Jenssen

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Another Pale Afternoon / The Post-Rubicon Paintings No. 01, 2021

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Another Pale Afternoon / The Post-Rubicon Paintings No. 01, 2021

Oil on canvas, 195 x 185 cm

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Another Pale Afternoon / The Post-Rubicon Paintings No. 11, 2021

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Another Pale Afternoon / The Post-Rubicon Paintings No. 11, 2021

Oil on canvas, 51 x 86 cm

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Another Pale Afternoon / The Post-Rubicon Paintings No. 11, 2021

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Another Pale Afternoon / The Post-Rubicon Paintings No. 08, 2021

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Another Pale Afternoon / The Post-Rubicon Paintings No. 08, 2021

Oil on canvas, 51 x 86 cm

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Transmontane Painting No. 03, 2017

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Transmontane Painting No. 03, 2017

Oil on canvas, 195 x 187 cm

Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Letharia Painting No. 6, 2012

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Letharia Painting No. 6, 2012

Acrylic on canvas, 245 x 245 cm

Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Letharia Painting No. 4, 2012

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Letharia Painting No. 4, 2012

Acrylic on canvas, 245 x 245 cm

Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Telpa Paintings 4, 2014

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Telpa Paintings 4, 2014

Oil on canvas, 203 x 190 cm

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Telpa Paintings 4, 2014

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Talpa Painthings 5, 2014

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Talpa Painthings 5, 2014

Oil on canvas, 203 x 190 cm

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Letharia Painting No. 21, 2012

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, The Letharia Painting No. 21, 2012

Oil on canvas, 165 x 145 cm

Olav Christopher Jenssen, Infinitiv (5), 2012

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Infinitiv (5), 2012

Acrylic on Alu-Dibond, 41 x 41 cm

Olav Christopher Jenssen, Infinitiv (11), 2012

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Infinitiv (11), 2012

Acrylic on Alu-dibond, 41 x 41 cm

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Infinitiv (11), 2012

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Infinitiv (14), 2012

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Infinitiv (14), 2012

Acrylic on Alu-Dibond, 41 x 41 cm

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Infinitiv (14), 2012

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Estragon, 2018

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Estragon, 2018

Charcoal on canvas, 275 x 255 cm

Litmus Painting No. 3, 2003-2004

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Litmus Painting No. 3, 2003-2004

Acrylic on canvas, 165 x 145 cm

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Olav Christopher Jenssen, Litmus Painting No. 3, 2003-2004

Olav Christopher Jenssen, Litmus Painting No. 3, 2003-2004

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Biography & CV

Olav Christopher Jenssen (b. 1954 in Sortland, Norway) lives and works in Berlin, Germany and Lya, Sweden. He studied at the National Arts and Crafts School in Oslo (1976-79) and at the National Academy of the Arts in Oslo, Norway (1980-81). From 1996-2006 he was Professor at Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg, and in 2007 he was appointed Professor at Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Braunschweig. Recent major solo exhibitions include Astrup Fearnley Museum, Norway (2019), Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany,(2019) Kunstmuseum Saarbrücken, Germany (2016), Kunstmuseum MARTA Herford, Germany ( 2013) KIASMA, Finland (2010), Kunstmuseum Brandts, Denmark (2009) and Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany (2003). Jenssen also participated in documenta 9 (1992). He is represented in several significant public collections, including the Museum of Modern Art, USA, Moderna Museet, Sweden, Astrup Fearnley Museum, Norway, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark, Centre Pompidou, France, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany, Saarbrücken Museum, Germany, Neue Galerie Kassel, Germany, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Germany, MARTA-Herford, Germany, Kiasma, Finland, British Museum, England, Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin Germany, Malmö Museum, Sweden, North-Norwegian Museum, Tromsø, Norway and The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design in Oslo, Norway.

Selected solo exhibitions

  • 2021

    Another Pale Afternoon / The Post-Rubicon Paintings, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • 2020

    The Rubicon Paintings, Conrads, Düsseldorf, Germany
    A Lucid Dream, Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

  • 2019

    INDEX – Works on Paper, Kunstverein Villa Wessel, Iserlohn, Germany
    Olav Christopher Jenssen – Works from the Astrup Fearnley Collection, Astrup Fearnly Museet, Oslo, Norway
    Olav Christopher Jenssen, Galleri Arnstedt, Östra Karup, Sweden
    Rubicon / The Rubicon Paintings, The Ezra Sculptures and The Inventarium Drawings, Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

  • 2017

    Journal, Haus am Waldsee im Bikini Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    The Pale Afternoon, Kunstverein Wolfenbüttel e.V., Wolfenbüttel, Germany
    TRANSMONTANE, Thomas Rehbein Galerie:Koeln, Cologne, Germany
    The Expedition, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Malerei, Zeichnung , Schloss Detmold, Lippische Gesellschaft für Kunst, Detmold, Germany

  • 2016

    Denne uforklarlege stille , Galleri Riis Temporary, Oslo, Norway
    Colibri in Hardanger, Hadanger og Voss Museum, Utne, Norway
    The Expedition, Kunsthall Svalbard, Svalbard Museum, Longyearbyen, Norway
    Isotherme, Lillehammer Art Museum, Lillehammer, Norway
    Prints, Verein für Original-Radierung, München, Germany
    The Arborist – Recent paintings, sculpture, works on paper, Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

  • 2015

    Lack of Memory / Résumé, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
    TALPA, Galerie der HBK Braunschweig, Germany
    Slik Livet Er, Edvard Munch videregående skole, Oslo, Norway
    Colibri, Galleri Riis, Stockholm, Sweden

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