Bjarne Bare

Grapnel Grapple - Cornerkiosk press 2014
ISBN 978-82-998640-3-9

Cropping the Ocean - Cornerkiosk press 2014
ISBN 978-82-998640-5-3

Outboard Swaddle - 175 x 125 cm C-print - 2014

Outboard Swaddle - 125 x 175 cm C-print - 2014

Outboard Swaddle (Studies from Venice) - Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice 2014

Ocean series 2013 - Hardtack, Grapnel Grapple, Big Splash

Hardtack 2013 - 50x70 cm inkjet print

94 Pictures as Black Square, 124x124cm Silver Gelatin print, 2011-2012
MoDERNISM MACHINE, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo 2012

Machine Studies (Projected) 2012, 81 slides
MoDERNISM MACHINE, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo 2012

Entering a Site of Production - Henie Onstad Kunstsenter 2012 - ISBN 978-82-8294-008-5

Essay for Entering a Site of Production - Henie Onstad Kunstsenter 2012 - ISBN 978-82-8294-008-5

Hose Variations - Cornerkiosk press 2011 - ISBN 978-82-998640-0-8

Hose Variations 2011

Buenos Aires Color 2009

Japan 2008

Japan 2008

Korea 2008

China 2008

Egypt 2007

Photographer, co-founder and director of MELK and founder of Cornerkiosk press.
Editorial advisor at Objektiv.

Born 1985 in Poznan.
Lives between Oslo and Stockholm.
e-mail: bjarne at barebjarne.no
@bjarnebare
@schn4ppschuss
@melkoslo

Education:

2010/2013 - Academy of Fine Art Oslo BFA
2007/2008 - Oslo Fotokunstskole

Selected exhibitions:

2014:
Art Book Weekend. Demon's Mouth, Oslo ***
New Cats in Art Photography. Humble Arts Foundation
Publish / Curate. TJ Boulting, London
Outboard Swaddle. Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Palazzo Tito, Venice *
2014Frames: Projecting International Photography. CCA, Glasgow
24 Photo Books. Belfast Exposed, Belfast ***
Photobookshow. Galleri Vasli Souza, Malmö *** Bingind Image. Tetterode, Amsterdam ***

2013:
13/18 - Oslo Academy of Fine Art - BFA degree show, Oslo

2012:
MoDERNISM MACHINE. Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo
Photobook show D, Helsinki, Finland. ***
Voies-Off. Arles, France. La Photographie du Nord en 3 actes. Hosted by the Finnish Museum of Photography**

2011:
Fotofest 2011, Trondheim
Zine Fair. Kunsthalle Wien, Wienna ***
Tokyo Artbook Fair. Tokyo ***
I've Zeen the Darkness. Galerie dieschonestadt, Germany **
Nofound to New Documents. Curated by Emeric Glayse / NoFound at Viktor Wynd Fine Art, London
7000words.com - One work per day in a week.
Humble Arts Foundation - Groupshow #36.

2010:
Shaping Time - Polish/Norwegian culture exchange workshop / publication

2009:
Fotografia Nouvelle, Palito, Bombon, Helado. miaumiau, Buenos Aires
Launch of MELK. MELK, Oslo
Risør Internasjonale Fotofestival. Risør

2008:
What Comes Around, Goes Around, Gallery Elenor. Oslo
Høstutstillingen, Statens 121. Kunstutstilling. Oslo - Stavanger **

2007:
Breakthrough, SAFC San Fransisco **
Art4Aid, Gallery Zuiderkerk. Amsterdam **

*denotes solo exhibition
**denotes juried exhibition
***denotes participation with publication at a book exhibition

Publications:

Cropping the Ocean
Cornerkiosk press 2014
ISBN 978-82-998640-5-3

Grapnel Grapple
Cornerkiosk press 2014
ISBN 978-82-998640-3-9

Entering a Site of Production - MoDERNISM MACHINE
Henie Onstad Kunstsenter 2012
ISBN 978-82-8294-008-5

Hose Variations, Studies from Los Angeles and elsewhere Cornerkiosk press 2011
ISBN 978-82-998640-0-8

Shaping Time
The Polish National Film, Television and Theatre School Press 2011
ISBN 978-83-878704-0-9

Collections:

Preus Museum for photography
St. Olavs Hospital
Vital Eiendom
Johan Strai Stiftelse
Orkla ASA

Project grants:

Two year work grant from the Arts Council Norway 2014
OCA / Residency programme at Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy 2014
City of Oslo 2011
City of Risør 2013
Arts Council Norway 2012,13
Norwegian Photographic Fund 2014
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Norway 2014
Embassy of Sweden in Norway 2010
Embassy of Japan in Norway 2009
Embassy of Norway in France 2012, 14

Curatorial work:

2009 - ongoing:
Co- founder of MELK and curator of various exhibitions featuring new Scandinavian photography.

2014:
green apples / blue sky - Morten Andenæs. Paris November 2014 in collaboration between MELK, Fotogalleriet and Objektiv.

2011:
Scandinavian Forest aka. MILKSHAKE #2. Groupshow with 11 emerging Scandinavian photographers at Akerhus Kunstsenter.

2010:
DARK CURRENTS aka. MILKSHAKE #1. At Fotogalleriet, Oslo.

2009:
EAST WEST FUSION 'Norske Blikk på Japan' Utvalgte fotografier. Hole Artcenter, Oslo

Other:

Editorial advisor at Objektiv 2010 - present
Board member FKD - Fund for Art and Design Students in Oslo 2012 - present
Jury member - Østlandsutstillingen 2013
Co-founder of MELK 2009 - present
Founder of Cornerkiosk press 2011 - present
Member of The Fine Art Photographers Association in Norway (FFF)
Member of Unge Kunstneres Samfund (UKS)

Talks:

Fotodepartamanet, Saint Petersburg 2013
Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo 2013
TENT MCR, Manchester 2013
Oslo Fotokunstskole, Oslo 2013
Fotofest, Fotofagskolen, Trondheim 2011

Curatorial work for MELK
Mårten Lange at Fotogalleriet Oslo 2010

Curatorial work for MELK
Linn Pedersen at MELK Oslo 2013

Curatorial work for MELK
Booth at Unseen Amsterdam 2013

Curatorial work for MELK
Morten Andenæs and Ivan Galuzin at MELK Oslo 2014

Curatorial work for MELK
Lina Scheynius at MELK Oslo 2014

East West Fusion
Mikkel McAlinden at Hole Artcenter 2009

Curatorial work for MELK
Emil Salto at MELK Oslo 2012

Curatorial work for MELK
Morten Andenæs in Paris 2014

Curatorial work for MELK
Thora Dolven Balke at MELK Oslo 2014

Curatorial work for MELK
Nicolai Howalt & Trine Søndergaard at Akershus Kunstsenter 2010

Curatorial work for MELK
Ola Rindal at MELK Oslo 2010