MICHAEL ELMGREEN born in 1961, Copenhagen, Denmark & INGAR DRAGSET born in 1968, Trondheim, Norway. They work together since 1995 and in nowadays live and work in Berlin, Germany. They participated at 4th moscow biennale of contemporary art (2011), Moscow, Russia; 12th Istanbul Biennial (2011), Istanbul, Turkey; Happy Days in the Art World (2011), Biennial Performa 11, New York, USA.; Open House (2010), 3rd Singapore Biennale, Singapore; curators of The Collectors (2009), Danish and Nordic Pavillions, 53rd Venice Biennale, Venice; Time Crevasse (2008), Yokohama Triennale, Yokohama, Japan; Skulptur Projekte (2007), Münster, Germany; Utopia Station (2003), 50th Venice Biennale, Venice and 25.ª Biennale de São Paulo (2002), Brazil. In 2012 they produce The Fourth Plinth, Powerless Structures, Fig 101, Trafalgar Square, London, in 2008 Gedenkort für die im Nazionalsozialismus verfolgten Homosexuellen, Berlim, Germany, and in 2005 the Prada Marfa, Art Production Fund/Ballroom Marfa, Texas, USA. They participated in several solo and group shows in public and private institutions around the world, such as: Guggenheim Museum (2010), New York; ZKM Karlsruhe (2010), Germany; Hayward Gallery (2010), London; Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (2010), France; MUSAC (2009), Leon, Spain; Witte De With (2007), Rotterdam, Netherlands; Whitney Museum (2007), New York; Kunst-Werke (2007), Berli; P.S.1 (2007), New York; MACRO (2007) Rome, Italy; Malmö Kunsthall (2007), Malmö, Sweden; Serpentine Gallery (2006), London; Tate Modern Gallery (2004), London; New Museum (2003), New York; e Palais de Tokyo (2002), Paris. They work are present in several collections around the world, suac as: Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Tiergarten, Berlin, Germany; Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres, Spain; Ellipse Foundation, Alcoitão, Portugal; Thyssen-Bornemisza Contemporary Art Foundation, Vienna, Austria; Landesmuseum Münster, Germany; MCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA; Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany; Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlim; and Centre George Pompidou, Paris, France.
GARDAR EIDE EINARSSON born in 1976, Oslo, Norway. In nowadays he lives and works between New York, USA and Tokyo, Japan. He study at National Academy of Fine Art (1996-2000), Bergen, Norway, at Independent Study Program (2001-03) of Whitney Museum and at Cooper Union School of Architecture (2002-03), both in New York. He participated at Whitney Biennial (2008), New York, at Istanbul Bienniale (2005), Turkey, and at Art Film Basel (2004), Basel, Switzerland. Since 1999 he held solo shows, from we can call attention to: Team Gallery (2012), New York; Power Has a Fragrance (2010-11) no Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, Norway, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden and Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany; I Caused Dreams Which Caused Death. This is my Crime (2009), Bugada & Cargnel, Paris, France; South of Heaven (2007), Kunstverein Frankfurt, Germany and Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland; and Violators Will be Fine (2003), Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlim, Germany. From de group exhibition he participated stand out: The Last First Decade (2011), Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, Portugal; To The Arts, Citizens! (2010), Serralves Museum, Oporto, Portugal; Chasing Napolean (2009), Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France; That was then...This is Now (2008), P.S.1, New York, USA; The Complex of Respect (2006), Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland; Samle Sammen (2006), National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway; Street: behind the Cliché (2006), Witte de With, Rotterdam, Netherlands; Populism (2005), Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands, National Museum of Art, Oslo, Norway, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania, and Frankfurter Kunsverein, Frankfurt , Germany; Now And Ten Years Ago (2004), Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany; Electric Visions (2003), The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia and Definitively Provisional (2003), Whitechapel Project Space, London, England.
RUNO LAGOMARSINO born in 1977, Sweden In nowadays lives and works between São Paulo, Brazil and Malmö, Sweden. BA at Academy of Fine Art Valand (1999-2001), Gothenburg, Sweden, MA at Malmö Art Academy (2001-03), Malmö and Studt Independent Program (2007-08) at Whitney Museum, New York, USA. In 2010 wins the grant of The Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, USA. He participated at 12th Istanbul Biennial (2011) Istanbul, Turkey; The Crisis of Confidence (2011) Prague Biennale 5, Prague, Czech Republic; The Future Generation Art Prize @Venice (2011), Venice, Italy; Speech Matters (2011) Danish Pavillion, 54th Venice Biennale; 2. Trienal Poli/Gráfica de San Juan (2009), San Juan, Puerto Rico; Trans Atlantic (2011), Art Statements, Basel, Switzerland; Horizon (Southern Sun Drawing) (2010) ZONA MACO, Mexico City; and The 7th Gwangju Biennale (2008), Gwangju, Korea. From his solo exhibtions since 2001, we can call attention to: Even Heroes Grow Old (2012) Index, The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden; OtherWhere (2011), Nils Stærk, Copenhagen; Hay siempre un día mas lejos (2011) Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paulo; The G in Modernity Stands For Ghosts (2010) Centro de Artes Visuais, Coimbra, Portugal; and Las Casas Is Not A Home (2009) Mummery+Schnelle, London, England. Since 2001 he participated in several group shows, such as: Unfinished Journeys (2012) The National Museum of Norway, Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway; From the closed world to the infinite universe (2012) Le Quartier Centre d'art contemporain de Quimper, France; Posters, Souvenirs and other stuff (2012) The Armory Show, New York; Encounter with Hill (2011), Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden; Mutual Matters (2011) Konsthall C, Stockholm; The Walls That Divide Us (2011) ApexArt, New York; A Política do Cotidiano (2011) Itaú Cultural, São Paulo; Angry The Representation of Radicalisation (2011) Netherlands FotoMuseum, Rotterdam, Netherlands; All That Is Solid Melts Into Air (2010) Berardo Collection Museum, Lisbon; Free as Air and Water (2009) Cooper Union, New York; Panorama da Arte Brasileira (2009) Museu De Arte Moderna, São Paulo; Report on Probability (2009) Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland; and Imagine Action (2007) Lisson Gallery, London.
ROLF NOWOTNY born in 1978 and lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark. He graduated at Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts (2003-09), Copenhagen, Denmark. He held the following solo exhibitions: Sex (2012), Antechamber; Full Frontal Nudity (2011), Overgaden; Mouthbreather (2010), Christian Andersen; The Yadda Yadda Yadda Operator (2009), Koh-i-noor, all in Copenhagen; and ..,- (2008), The exhibition space Q, Queanbeyan, Australia. From de group shows he participated we can call attention to: Spatium (2012), KUMU, Tallinn, Estonia; Lake of Fire (2011), Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen; Odense Kunsthal (2010), Odense Kunsthal, Odense, Denmark; Bland Selv (2010), Galleri Wolfsen, Aalborg, Denmark; Med Tiden Bliver det Mahogni/ Oak is IT! (2009), Pladsen, Denmark; Entropy Unplugged (2009) (with Stine Marie Jacobsen), Overgaden, Institute for Contemporary Art, Copenhagen; The Mask (2009), Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen; PT-08 (2008), Janus Bygningen, Vestjyllands Museum, Denmark; Representing the Dark Side (2008), Gallery boXen; Eyes on the Prize (2007), Kim Bendixen Contemporary, Copenhagen; Abstrakt 1A (2007), Co-Lab, Copenhagen; and Under Konstruktion (2006), Huset i Magstræde, Copenhagen.
ALEXANDER TOVBORG born in 1983, Copenhagen, Denmark, city where he lives and works. He study at The Royal Academy of Fine Arts (2004-09), Copenhagen and Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste (2007-09), Karlsruhe, Germany. He held the following solo exhibitions: Giverny (2012), Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy; Teenage Jesus (2012), Hospitalhof, Stuttgart, Germany; Tre (2011), Museet for Religiøs Kunst, Lemvig, Denmark; New Eternity (2010), Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen; Harens Klan (2009), Hostrup-Pedersen & Johansens Litografiske Atelier, Copenhagen; Death of a Pioneer (2007), Minoutte Show, Grandteatret, Copenhagen; and I Tell You Weird Tales (2006), Bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen. Since 2005, he participated in groups shows, such as: Sacra Conversazione (2012), Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen; Folklore - Old New Forms (2011), Kunsthallen 44 Møen, Askeby, Denmark; Landskapets Anatomi (2010), Grafikens Hus, Mariefred, Sweden; Jubilæeumsudstillingerne (2010), Janusbygningen, Tistrup, Denmark; Afgang 2010. Det Kgl. Danske Kunstakademi/Billedskolerne (2010), Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen; Best of Wonderland (2010), Wonderland Art Space, Copenhagen; Fantastisch (2009), Pforzheim Galerie, Pforzheim, Germany; Angili-Heart (2009), Herning Museum of Contemporary Art, Herning, Denmark; A View at the Strange (2008), Bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen; Magtdemonstrationer (2007), Kronborg Slot, Helsingør, Denmark; Ordsprog (2006), Portalen, Hundige Kunsthal, Hundige, Denmark; and Pro-Art (2005), Randers Kunstmusem, Randers, Denmark.