Resume

1984, born in Sweden, based in Berlin and Amsterdam.

Jonas Lund is a Swedish artist that creates paintings, sculpture, photography, websites and performances that critically reflects on contemporary networked systems and power structures of control. He earned an MA at Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam (2013) and a BFA at Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam (2009). He has had solo exhibitions at Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (2016), Steve Turner, Los Angeles (2016, 2015, 2014), Växjö Konsthall Sweden (2016), Boetzelaer|Nispen, Amsterdam (2014), Showroom MAMA, Rotterdam (2013), New Museum, New York (2012), and has had work included in numerous group exhibitions including at Carrol/Fletcher, London, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Witte De With, Rotterdam, De Hallen, Haarlem and the Moving Museum, Istanbul. His work has been written about in Artforum, Kunstforum, Metropolis M, Artslant, Rhizome, Huffington Post, Furtherfield, Wired and more.

Solo Shows (selection)

Group Shows (selection)

  • 2017 Het Zalig Nietsdoen, Museum Kranenburgh, Bergen, NL
  • 2017 Foam Fusion, Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam
  • 2017 Nature, Castor Gallery, NYC
  • 2017 Searching For Magic And The Distorted Image Falling From Your iCloud, the Dot Project, London
  • 2017 The Cloud in Rapids, SEA Foundation, Tilburg, NL
  • 2017 Please Fasten Your Seat Belt As We Are Experiencing Some Turbulence, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai
  • 2017 Nothing to Hide? Art, Surveillance, and Privacy, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT
  • 2017 Virtual Perception, Huset for Kunst & Design, Holstebro, DK
  • 2017 Human / Digital: a symbiotic love affair, Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam
  • 2017 Extracting / Abstracting, Steve Turner, LA
  • 2016 The Unique Institutional Critique Pop-Up Boutique, Galeria Cavalo, Rio de Janeiro
  • 2016 The Nine Day Week,  Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius, LT
  • 2016 Authenticity?, Impakt Festival, Casco Projects, Utrecht, NL
  • 2016 END-USER, The Ryder Projects, London
  • 2016 Distracted Audiences. The Economics of Attention, Art Station Gallery, Poznan, Poland
  • 2016 IX Shiryaevo Biennale of Contemporary Art : CASH, Shiryaevo Biennale of Contemporary Art, RU
  • 2016 UNRESOLVED, de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam
  • 2016 Temporary Highs, Bitforms, New York, US
  • 2016 Electronic Superhighway (2016 – 1966), Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
  • 2016 Other Contemporary Materialities, Carrol/Fletcher, London, UK
  • 2016 Things to Remember (Page Not Found), Castrum Peregrini, Amsterdam
  • 2016 Speed Show LA: Manifesto, iPC Bang Internet Cafe, Los Angeles
  • 2016 Unlike Art, Chapelle des Augustins à Poitiers, FR
  • 2016 Prospect & Concepts, Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam
  • 2015 VBCN 10 jaar jong, VBCN, Amsterdam
  • 2015 Globale: Global Control And Censorship, ZKM, Karlsruhe
  • 2015 Summertime … and the living is easy, Geukens & De Vil, BE
  • 2015 Business As Usual, Pyramid & Parr Hall, Cheshire, UK
  • 2015 Black Box 2.0, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, US
  • 2015 Panopticon, UMOCA, Utah, US
  • 2015 Art Rotterdam, (with Boetzelaer|Nispen), Rotterdam, NL
  • 2015 Capture All, Transmediale, Berlin, DE
  • 2015 Space Program, Steve Turner, LA, USA
  • 2014 Untitled Miami Beach (with Steve Turner Contemporary), Miami, US
  • 2014 Unoriginal Genius, Carroll/Fletcher, London, UK
  • 2014 The Moving Museum Istanbul, Istanbul, TR
  • 2014 Suchroutinen: Erzählungen von Datenbanken, d21, Leipzig, DE
  • 2014 artBO (with Steve Turner Contemporary), Bogotá, CO
  • 2014 Vienna Fair (with Steve Turner Contemporary), Vienna, Austria
  • 2014 The Value of Nothing, Tent, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2014 Il Delitto Quasi Perfetto, Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Milano, IT
  • 2014 Paddles On, Phillips, London, UK
  • 2014 Do It With Others, Click Festival, Helsingör, DK
  • 2014 Art Brussels (with Boetzelaer|Nispen), Brussels, BE
  • 2014 Return Of Investment, Link Cabinet, Link Art Center (Online)
  • 2014 Out Of Office, Arcade Cardiff, Cardiff, UK
  • 2014 All at once all of the time, VAMFF, Melbourne, AU
  • 2014 Cokkie Snoei, Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2014 The Crime Was Almost Perfect, Witte De With, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2013 Momentum, Rewire Festival, Gemak, Den Haag, NL
  • 2013 Dread, De Hallen, Harleem, NL
  • 2013 They Live, Shanaynay, Paris, FR (online)
  • 2013 Lack of Spacial Chance, Width: 700px; Gallery (online)
  • 2013 „local.#non.access, KM Temporaer, Berlin, DE
  • 2013 Unseen Photo Fair, Cokkie Snoei Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2013 Und alle so yeah, Haus für elektronische Künste, Basel, CH
  • 2013 Public Relations, Moscow, RU
  • 2013 News From Nowhere, Tent, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2013 We See In Every Direction, The Rhizome Download (Online)
  • 2013 Run Computer Run, GLITCH at RUA RED, Dublin, IR
  • 2013 Fast Connection Search, IWNY, New York, US
  • 2013 Festival international de l’affiche et du graphisme, Chaumont, FR
  • 2013 Eye, Ear, Hand & Heart, Click Festival, Helsingör, DK
  • 2013 Wishingwell.biz, BiennaleOnline, ICW Harm van den Dorpel, Curated by Ben Vickers
  • 2013 #FutureMyth, 319 Scholes, New York, US
  • 2013 OFFLINE ART: new2, Xpo Gallery, Paris, FR
  • 2013 SPAM Cupcake, New York, US
  • 2013 DVD deaddrop 5, Museum of the Moving Image, New York, US
  • 2013 Paint Your Pizza, Eyebeam, New York, US
  • 2012 The Paintshow, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL
  • 2012 Prosume This: High Definition, Nimk, BCC, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2012 Projet Octopus #1, (Online)
  • 2012 HOT, DVD Dead Drop, Museum of the Moving Image, New York, US
  • 2012 Temporary Stedelijk (7), (Online)
  • 2012 Creative Now!, Worm, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2012 AUSJUNK: JUNK JET NET.HEART SHOW, Ausschank Ost, Stuttgart, DE
  • 2012 Sebastian Schmieg, Anika Schwarzlose & Jonas Lund, W139, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2012 SPAMM.FR #4, spamm.fr (Online)
  • 2012 This Click In Time, BYOB, Copenhagen, DK
  • 2012 Transceiver, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha US
  • 2012 What You See Is What You Get, BYOB, STPLN, Malmö, SE
  • 2011 This Place In Time, Eddie the Eagle Museum, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2011 This Too Shall Pass, The Second Act, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2011 Blue Crush, BYOB Amsterdam at W139
  • 2011 Somewhere Else Before, Water Tower Art Fest, Sofia, BG
  • 2011 Collection Enlargement, Drift Station Gallery, Lincoln Nebraska, US

Residencies

Performances, talks, presentations, lectures

  • 2017 3×3, V2_, Rotterdam
  • 2017 On subversion and beyond: Reconsidering the politics of resistance and interference, Transmediale, Berlin
  • 2016 Lecture, CCC, Hamburg
  • 2016 O Que Nos Cerca, Casa Franca Brasil, Rio de Janiero
  • 2016 Symposium: Electronic Superhighway, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
  • 2016 Art and the www, Peroni Forum, Stockholm, SE
  • 2016 Fair Warning, Phillips, London, UK
  • 2016 For Preview Only, Talk and 12 hour Screening, Lima Collection, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2016 The Technological Future and Art, Metropolis M/Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2015 The Creative Imperative, The 12 Networking Truths, Stedelijk, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2015 Internetional, V2, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2015 Performing Encounters, District Berlin, Berlin, DE
  • 2015 Appropriate and Accelerate – Art Under Algorithmic Pressure, Transmediale, Berlin, DE
  • 2014 SUPERPOSITION Performance & Debate: Art And The Market, Stigter van Doesburg, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2014 Exhibiting The Studio, Fons Welters, Amsterdam, NL
  • 2014 24-Hour Telethon, Rhizome, NYC, US
  • 2014 Scratch The Surface w. Gabriel Lester, Superficial Hygiene, De Hallen, Harleem, NL
  • 2013 Seven On Seven, Rhizome, Barbican Center, London, UK
  • 2013 Radio Calling, Tent, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2013 Impakt Festival, Panorama, Utrecht, NL
  • 2013 Test Lab V2, NAI, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2013 Studium Generale, WDKA, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2013 Monetization and Value, Eyebeam, NYC, US
  • 2012 Born Digital, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL
  • 2012 Unlike Art, Unlike Us, Amsterdam, NL

Education

  • 2011 – 2013 MA, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam, NL
  • 2006 – 2009 BFA, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL

Curatorial

  • Prosume This, organized and curated by Kim Asendorf, Anika Schwarzlose & Jonas Lund.

Bibliography

  • 2014 supported by the Startstipendium of the Mondriaan Fonds
  • 2014/2015 supported by the Stimuleringsfonds