Born 1985 in Stockholm, Sweden.
Represented by Elastic Gallery, Stockholm

Contact: nadinebyrne@gmail.com

Education

2011 Western Esotericism, Stockholm University, Sweden
2007-2011 Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm Sweden
2006-2007 Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Norway

Ongoing/Forthcoming

2016 Perdu, Solo presentation at Stefan Karlssons Museum För Dålig Konst, Gothenburg 9 Dec – 11 Jan
2016 The Lake Works for Radio, Commissioned sound work, listening event at Cinemateket, Copenhagen Jan 14
2017 Dreaming is Remembering, Commissioned audiovisual performance at Art’s Birthday Party, Södra Teatern, Stockholm 27 Jan
2017 Ectoplasm Girls, Performance at Les Instant Chavirés, Paris 3 Feb
2017 Zona MACO with Elastic Gallery, Mexico City 8 – 12 Feb
2017 Ectoplasm Girls, Performance at Folk, Gothenburg 23 Feb
2017 Magasinering av tid, Solo show, Sandvikens Konsthall, Sandviken 4 March – 1 April
2017 Biotop 2017, Group show, Biologiska Museet, Stockholm 22 – 26 March
2017 Painting or Not, Group show, KaviarFactory, Henningsvær
2017 Gränser, Mellanrum, Avgrunder, Temporary Public Art Commission, Swedish Prison Museum & Region Gävleborg April – Dec

Solo and Duo Exhibitions

2015 A Wave Rose Toward You, Elastic Gallery, Stockholm
2015 Dark Tourism, Galleri Box, Göteborg
2015 Battle #20 with Javier Barrios, Pink Cube, Oslo
2014 Might Enlighten Personal Nocturnal Bloom with Marie Plum, Danske Grafikere, Copenhagen
2014 Hi Mom, Verket, Stockholm
2013 Stories As An Opposite To Despair, BLOKK, Bergen
2012 Inward World, Konstnärshuset, Stockholm
2010 Legends with Danilo Stankovic, Gallery Steinsland Berliner, Stockholm
2010 Dark Mountain, Secret Signs with Ragnar Persson, Wonderland Art Space, Copenhagen
2009 Something and Else with Ruairiadh O´Connell, Annarumma 404, Milan

Group Exhibitions

2016 Our Winter Show, Gallery Steinsland Berliner, Stockholm
2016 Secrets in the Carbon Atom (curated by Angels Miralda Tena), Podium, Oslo
2016 Elastic Varvsstaden, Vagnverkstaden, Malmö
2016 The First Story Ever Told (curated by Moon Space Books), Krets, Malmö
2016 CHART Art Fair (with Elastic Gallery), Copenhagen
2016 Orange Lynx, Platform Stockholm, Stockholm
2016 Sneakyville, Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg
2016 Ekletrisk Ljudrymd, Rymd Konstrum, Stockholm
2015 Island Adaptation III: Native, g39 Gallery, Cardiff
2015 I detta ögonblick, Aguélimuseet, Sala
2015 Moon Space One, Reaktorhallen, Stockholm
2015 The Ritual Box, La Rambleta, Valencia
2014 Desorientering vs pluralism, Ronneby Konsthall, Ronneby
2014 Restaurering Av Inre Rum, Charlottenburgs gård, Solna
2014 Biotop, Biologiska Museet, Stockholm
2013 SHINE, Bomuldsfabriken Kunsthall, Arendal
2013 Playing with Dead Things, Steinsland Berliner, Stockholm
2013 Falling from Grace, Klapeida Culture Communication Center, Klapeida
2013 Believers, Varbergs Konsthall, Varberg
2012 WHO TOLD YOU SO?! #4 Truth vs. Family, Onomatopee, Eindhoven
2012 Let Me Loose Myself, Skogskyrkogården, Stockholm
2012 No Me Pongas Los Cuernos, La casa Encendida, Madrid
2012 Deep into Sweden, Art Center, Novosibirsk
2012 Paganism, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar
2012 Adios #4, Alice Gallery, Brussels
2011 Ghost, Gerlesborgs Konsthall, Gerlesborg
2011 MA Graduation Exhibition, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm
2011 XISM, Etnographic Museum, Stockholm
2011 Superbia Luxuria, Gothenburg
2010 Smell of Pepper, Peter Bergman, Stockholm
2010 News from the Neighbours, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Århus
2010 Das Swedische Modell, The Forgotten Bar/ Galerie im Regierungsviertel, Berlin
2010 Detroit, B-galleria, Turku
2010 The Sweded Session, Galleri Krets, Malmö
2009 Friday 13th, Plan 9, Bristol
2009 Our Winter Show, Galleri SteinslandBerliner, Stockholm
2009 PAPERMADE, Annarumma 404, Naples
2008 Anyone got wood?, Galleri SteinslandBerliner, Stockholm
2008 Across The Divide, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm
2007 Sjön Books Archives (traveling exhibition), Skånes Konst, Malmö and Galleri Box, Göteborg
2007 Art Is Not Mute (traveling exhibition), Ersta Konsthall and Botkyrka Konsthall, Stockholm, Musem of Art, Uppsala and Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros
2007 Inheriting The Front Yard, Østre Skostrædet, Bergen

Selected Screenings

2016 Dream Family, Topografi, And The Sky so Present and Near, How Pure Is The Journey?, Zabriskie, Berlin
2014 Dream Family, Museo de la Ciudad, Querétaro
2014 Topografi & Dream Family, Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Amsterdam
2012 Dream Family, Current Space, Baltimore
2012 Dream Family, Museum of Gavu Cheb, Cheb
2012 Dream Family and Topografi, Bucky Dome/Moderna Museet, Stockholm
2012 Techniques of Ecstasy, Gothenburg International Film Festival, Gothenburg
2011 Dream Family, Bold Tendencies, London
2011 Dream Family, Ordrupgaard, Charlottenlund
2011 And The Sky so Present and Near, Etnographic Museum, Stockholm
2011 Decennial Celebratory Solidarity Ritual, Galerie Suvi Lehtinen, Berlin
2010 Decennial Celebratory Solidarity Ritual, Shunt, London
2010 Decennial Celebratory Solidarity Ritual, Nano Gallery, Zagreb

Selected Performances

2016 Ectoplasm Girls, Fylkingen, Stockholm
2016 Ectoplasm Girls, Inkonst, Malmö
2016 Gretta, Norberg Festival, Norberg
2016 Gretta, Fylkingen, Stockholm
2016 Ectoplasm Girls, Ausland, Berlin
2015 Gretta, Fylkingen, Stockholm
2015 Gretta, CHART Art Fair, Copenhagen
2015 Ectoplasm Girls, Orionteatern, Stockholm
2015 Merged, La Rambleta, Valencia
2014 Another Gesture, Göteborgs Konsthall, Göteborg
2013 Ectoplasm Girls, Skaņu Mežs, Riga
2013 Ectoplasm Girls, Henry’s Dream Festival, Copenhagen
2012 This Town, New Perspectives Festival, Västerås
2011 The Magic State, Issue Project Room, NYC
2011 The Magic State, MEM Festival, Bilbao
2011 The Magic State, ICAS SUITE, Berlin
2011 The Magic State, ROJO NOVA Festival, Rio de Janeiro
2011 The Magic State, Norberg Festival, Norberg
2010 Ectoplasm Girls, Norberg Festival, Norberg
2010 Ectoplasm Girls Fylkingen, Stockholm,
2010 Ectoplasm Girls Netmage Festival, Bologna

Public Commissions

2014 Sinnesanalogi, Temporary public art for Konstenheten vid Västfastigheter
2013 Hypaethral, Temporary public art for Konstmuseet i Norr, Kiruna

Teaching/Lectures/Workshops/Other

2016 Organized Open Air Art Book Fair, Stockholm (as Moon Space Books)
2016 Guest teacher at Gerlesborgsskolan Art School, Stockholm
2015 Organized Open Air Art Book Fair, Stockholm (as Moon Space Books)
2015 Guest teacher at Gerlersborgsskolan Art School, Stockholm
2015 External Critic at Konstfack University College of Art, Crafts and Design, Stockholm
2014 Initiated Open Air Art Book Fair, Stockholm (as Moon Space Books)
2014- Co-runner of Moon Space Books (with Björn Engberg)
2014 Lecture at Gerlersborgsskolan Art School
2014 Guest teacher at Gerlersborgsskolan Art School
2013 Workshop for children at Botkyrka Konsthall, Tumba
2012 External Critic at Konstfack University College of Art, Crafts and Design, Stockholm
2011 Workshop for children at Etnographic Museum, Stockholm

Grants

2016 One-year working grant, The Swedish Arts Grants Committee
2016 Helge Ax:son Johnsons Stiftelse
2016 Studio grant, City of Stockholm
2014 KKN Mobility Grant
2013 City of Stockholm Culture Grant
2013 KKN Mobility Grant
2013 SVILOVA Residency, Berlin
2012 Studio grant, City of Stockholm
2010 Stig Hedbergs Stipendiefond
2009 A Th Sandbergs akvarellstipendium

Collections

Swedish Association for Art
City of Gothenburg
Region Skåne
Gävle Municipality
Private Collections

Books/Catalogues

2016 Sneakyville. Catalogue published by Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum.
2015 Andra Rum. Edited by Vilma Luostarinen and Henrik Sputnes. Book published by Västra Götalandsregionen and Västfastigheter
2015 Moon Space One. Edited by Björn Engberg. Book published by Moon Space Books.
2014 Foggy Opus, Nadine Byrne. Artist Book published by Moon Space Books  → LINK
2013 WHO TOLD YOU SO?! – THE COLLECTIVE STORY VS. THE INDIVIDUAL NARRATIVE. Edited by Freek Lomme. Book published by Onomatopee
2013 Eskapism Anthology. Edited by Vilma Luostarinen and Henrik Sputnes, published by Susanna Lundqvist, Vision Forum
2013 Ur Skogen. Edited by Daniel Söderberg and Ragnar Persson. Book published by Orosdi-Back
2012 It’s Her – Scenes for a play, Eran Schaerf, Eva Meyer, Hinrich Sachs, Joanna Zawieja, Lisi Raskin, Nadine Byrne. Artist Book published by OEI editör
2012 Inward World, Nadine Byrne. Artist Book published by Moon Space Books → LINK
2011 Adios #4. Book edited and published by Konsta Ojala and Timo Vaittinen
2011 100 New Artists. Edited by Francesca Gavin. Book published by Laurence King Publishing
2010 Doppelganger – Images of the Human Being. Edited by R. Klanten, S. Ehmann, F. Schulze. Book published by Gestalten Verlag
2009 Alter/Mode. Book edited and published by Tomas Rajnai.

Articles/Features/Reviews

2016 Wire Magazine #393, Julian Cowley, Out of the past
2016 Sydsvenskan 1/10, Thomas Millroth, Skenbart
2016 Wire Magazine #392, Abi Bliss, Ectoplasm Girls – New Feeling Come LP
2015 Billedkunst #7, Bak forhenget
2015 Artreview May, Jacquelyn Davis, A Wave Rose Toward You at Elastic Gallery
2015 Göteborgsposten 7/3, Sara Arvidsson, Dark Tourism
2015 Wire Magazine #372, Matt Wuetrich, Nadine Byrne – A Different Gesture LP
2014 Artlover Magazine #22, Sofia Curman, Hej Mamma
2014 Göteborgsposten 7/11, PM Jönsson, Nadine Byrne – A Different Gesture LP
2013 Norrbottens Kuriren 3/8, Robert Holmbom, Skulptur som aktiverar både syn och hörsel
2013 Norrländska Socialdemokraten 3/8, Alexandra Karlsson, Hon skapar ljud från Kiruna
2013 Sydsvenskan 1/2, Kajsa Haidl, 2013 går i ockultismens tecken
2013 Hallands Nyheter 12/1, Lotta Bergström, Konst i gränslandet mellan tro och icke-tro
2011 Wire Magazine #331, Daniel Spicer, Ectoplasm Girls – TxN LP
2011 Dagens Nyheter 26/5, Bo Madestrand, Examensutställning på Kungliga Konsthögskolan
2011 Wire Magazine #327, Byron Coley, The Magic State – Spectrum 7″
2010 musicworks #108, Julian Cowley, The Swedish Sound Art Scene – Nadine Byrne
2010 TWIN Magazine #2, Tom Giddins, Cosmic Art
2010 Cura Magazine #06
2010 Sleek Magazine #25
2010 Stockholms Fria Tidning 20/3, Maria Knutsen-Öy
2010 ETC Stockholm 5/3, Per Nyström, Skymningscenen
2009 Dagens Nyheter 19/9, Johanna Paulsson, No Fun Fest
2009 Shooting Star #1
2009 JARKO #1
2009 Milk Magazine Vol. 401, Nadine Byrne, A witch’s self healing cloth
2009 People #1, Mirjam Johansson, Eye on Nadine Byrne
2008 NEUE PROBLEME #3
2008 Café Royal #2
2007 FRONTFORYOU #9

Discography

2016 New Feeling Come, Ectoplasm Girls LP released by iDEAL Recordings
2014 A Different Gesture (Soundtracks 2011-2012), Nadine Byrne LP released by iDEAL Recordings
2012 Ectoplasm Girls/Net Shaker Split 7″ released by Sleeping Giant Glossolalia
2011 Below The Radar 07, Wire Magazine Compilation (with Ectoplasm Girls) released by Wire Magazine
2011 TxN, Ectoplasm Girls LP and MC released by iDEAL Recordings
2010 Spectrum/1 is 3, The Magic State 7″ released by iDEAL Recordings
2010 Full Pull X 12″ EP, The Magic State split with Beast and Roll The Dice released by Neosordo
2010 Back to Human Nature!, DVD collection released by Njuta films
2009 Sound Art IV – The Swedish Scene, DVD collection released by STIM/ Svensk Musik
2009 Great Northern Compilation…4 , MC/CD released by Great Northern Recordings
2008 Ectoplasm Girls, Cassette released by Living Tapes