Dirkjan van der Linde

Lecturer (sculpture and installation)
Lives and works in Oslo (f. 1959)

EDUCATION:
1996-1998: Statens kunstakademi, Oslo, Norway
1979-1984: Academie voor Beeldende Kunsten St.Joost, Breda, The Netherlands

MAIN ARTISTIC INTERESTS:
Van der Linde’s main field of interest is in working with architectural space and installation, in the activation of space through different means.

RECENT EXHIBITIONS:
Works exhibited/installed in gallery context, curated group-shows, Academy related shows and public commissions:

Norsk Skulpturbiennale, the Vigeland Museum, Oslo (2013); «To Ramallah and Back», Søylegalleriet, the Academy of Fine Art, Oslo (2013); «Proximity and Distance. How can we work on a collective trauma with artistic means?», the Deichman’s Main Public Library, Oslo (2013); «Game of Life», Kristiansand Kunsthall (2012); «24h SOUND FESTIVAL», Podium, Oslo (2012); «Modernism Machine», Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden (2012); One Night Only’s Christmas calendar, the Academy of Fine Art, Oslo (2011); «The Educational Art Show», MFAPS, Oslo (2011); «Walkabout», Hoffsveien 4, Oslo (2011); «Open Academy–CTWBYL», the Academy of Fine Art, Oslo (2010); «The Cluster Show», Semikolon, Oslo (2010); «Stay Strong», Quartair, The Hague, The Netherlands (2009) and «On The Surface», Galleri Riis, Oslo (2008).

Website: www.dirkjanvanderlinde.com