BJOERN RAINER-ADAMSON

 

CV

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2018 ‘mindmatter’ Heathcote Gallery Applecross / Perth Western 

Australia

2013 ´SO FAR`A Retrospective Exhibition 

International`Schoolhouse` in Weich, Germany

2007 Do-It-Yourself Beauty Operations, Weicht, Germany 

2006 Women’s Weapons: Combat Strength Out of the Beauty Case, 

Weicht, Germany

́Art in the factory 2` Sirch container-factory, Neugablonz

2005 Art in the Factory 1, Sirch Container-Factory, Neugablonz, 

Germany

2004 Mister Jös, Buchloe, Germany

2002 Streetlife-Festival, Munich, Germany

2001 Firma Wasa, Munich, Germany

 

CURATED EXHIBITIONS

 

2018 HERE&NOW 2018 Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, Perth Western 

Australia curated Anna Louise Richardson

2017 Sculpture at Bathers, curator Angela McHarrie, Fremantle, 

Australia

2016 Blazing Swan Festival – Illumination, Kulin, Australia

2015 PUBLIC Art Salon, Victoria Park, Australia

Blazing Swan Festival-Inspiration, Kulin, Australia

 

2014 Streitfeldstraße, Experimental Music Project in collaboration 

Gottfried Weber Jobe, Munich, Germany

Fire Music Performance, Weicht, Germany

2013 35. Ostallgäuer Art Prize, in Marktoberdorf, Germany

Damen Gedeck/Herren Gedeck Buchloe, Germany

  1. Ostallgäuer Art Exhibition Marktoberdorf, Germany

2012 Living Plant Sculptures, Damen Gedeck/Herren Gedeck, Germany

 

2011 Kulturschutzgebiet, Munich, Germany

Night of the Environment, Munich, Germany

Damen Gedeck/Herren Gedeck, Buchloe, Germany

2003-2010 Culture Days, Annual International Exhibition, Weicht, Germany

2007 62 Years Pious and Free, Weicht, German

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

 

2019 John Stringer Price, Overall winner, John Curtain Gallery, Perth, Australia

2019 Midwest Art Prize, Finalist, Geraldton Artcenter, Geraldton Western Australia

 

2017 Print award, Finalist highly commended Fremantle Artcenter, 

Fremantle,Australia

Sound Installation ́Lost in Outer Space` art grant Blazing swan, Kulin, 

Australia

 

2016 Wormhole is a Modern Version of Noah’s Ark, Main Art Grant for Interactive

Sculpture at ‘Blazing Swan’, Kulin, Australia   

2015 Chainsaw Wildflower Performance, Art Grant for `Blazing Swan`, Kulin, 

Australia

2013 Public KA.FFE shortlisted for Art in public, Kaufbeuren, Germany

2009 New European School Shortlisted for the Public Artwork

Munich, Germany, in collaboration with Gottfried Weber Jobe

2008 Walter Art Prize Finalist, Noah Gallery, Augsburg, Germany

2007 1st Prize – International Art Prize, ‘Culture Days’, Weicht, Germany

2001 23rd Ostallgäuer Art Prize, Finalist, Marktoberdorf, Germany

2000 22nd Ostallgäuer Art Prize, Finalist, Marktoberdorf, Germany

51st Kempten Art Prize, Finalist, Germany

6th St. Andreasberg Art Prize, Finalist, Harz, Germany

1997 2nd Winner in the Rotary Art Competition, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

 

RESIDENCIES

 

2017 Artist in residence School Of Early Learning West Leederville (Perth)

2001 – 2004 Commissioned Art Building Projects, Koh Chang, Thailand

2009 – 2010 Studies in Australia, self-directed and funded residency around Australia

2011 Rosebel Gold Mines, Technician and Consultant, Suriname, South America

 

PUBLIC ARTWORK

 

1998 Commissioned for the Fountain Sculpture at the Department Building of 

Accident, Prevention and Insurance Association for Wood and Building, Munich Passing 

2018 Imachination, commissioned Publik artwork School Of Early Learning North 

Perth, Australia

 

COMMISSIONS 

 

2013 Ten Minute Flower, Stuhler Farm, Weicht, Germany

2007 Destroy Nature Create Nature, Culture Days, Weicht, Germany

Free and Easy Festival, Life Printing Backstage, Munich, Germany

2006 Create Your Own Freak, Culture Days, Weicht, Germany

2005 Turn a Mosquito into an Elephant, Culture Days, Weicht, Germany 

Ten Minute Flower, Art in The Factory Reloaded, Sirch Container-Factory, 

Neugablonz,Germany

2005-2013 The Igloo Hotel, Sculptor Team, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

1998 – 2002 Sculptor Symposium, Department of Tourism, Jungholz, Tirol

 

PERFORMANCES

 

2016 – current IS THAT SAFE, Performance Project, Fremantle, WA

2015 Chainsaw Performance, Blazing Swan Art festival, Kulin, WA

2014 Experimental Music Projekt, Streitfeldstraße, Munich, Germany

Fire Music, Culture Days, Weicht, Germany

2010 Performance, Culture Days, Weicht, Germany

2008 The Big City Village, HOFHAUS; Weicht, Germany

2007 Performance Style is Wicked, Life Printing, Fashion School 

of Munich, Landsberg, Lech, Germany

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

2017 Curator for Stuart McMillan`s solo Exhibition ́J shed ́ Fremantle

2005 – 2008  Project Manager, International Sculpture Symposium, Weicht

2003-2010 Management Team, International Culture days, Weicht Germany

2006-2010 Member of the Curator Team, Culture days, Weicht, Germany

2006 Project Manager, Prints at the Free and Easy Festival Backstage, Munich

Project Manager, Art in the Factory Reloaded, Sirch Container-Factory, 

Neugablonz

 

PERFORMANCES

 

2016 – current IS THAT SAFE, Performance Project, Fremantle, WA

2015 Chainsaw Wildflower Performance, Blazing Swan Art festival, Kulin, WA

2014 Hängende Platten, Experimental Music Project in collaboration Gottfried 

Weber Jobe, Streitfeldstraße, Munich, Germany

Fire Music, Weicht, Germany

2013 Ten Minute Flower, Germany

2010 Man ́s Toys or How To Ride a Chainsaw, Weicht, Germany

2008 The Big City Village, Weicht, Germany

2007 Style is Wicked, Life Printing Fashion-Show in collaboration with the Fashion 

School of Munich, Landsberg, Lech, Germany

Free and Easy Festival, Life Printing Backstage, Munich, Germany

2005 Ten Minute Flower, Art in The Factory Reloaded, Sirch Container-Factory, 

Neugablonz, Germany