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Nils Olav Bøe

BIRTH: 1958

CITY: Oslo

MAIL: [email protected]


Lives and works in Oslo.

Educated at art academies in Oslo and Bergen.

Until 1996, Bøe works with room installations consisting of

sound, sculpture and video projections.

From 1996 he began to use camera, as a new tool, which changed the format and production, but where the main mood of the works are kept.

 He builds up small scale miniature landscapes/scenes in his studio,

 which he illuminate and photographed.

Some of the motifs are manuscript to video/audio installations.

 Bøe has held numerous exhibitions including in Berlin, New York,

Rio de Janeiro, London, Houston, Reykjavik, Stockholm and Oslo.

 In 2013 he participated in the exhibition "international discoveries",

Photo Biennial Houston, USA.

2015/16, Norwegian Sculpture biennial, Vigeland Museum, Oslo.

 Purchased by including Museum for Contemporary Art, Oslo and

Gothenburg Art Museum, as well as national and international collectors.