David Kordansky Gallery

  • LIT, 9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, 2016, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany, Installation view
  • Narrative Stasis (Studio 798), 2008-2016, chromogenic print, 55 1/16 x 43 3/8 inches (140 x 110 cm)
  • Blue Portrait (Nokia N82), 2016, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, Installation view
  • What People Do for Money, 2016, Manifesta 11, The European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Luma Westbau, Zurich, Switzerland, Installation view
  • First Abduction Attempt, 2014-2016, chromogenic print, 43 5/16 x 55 1/8 inches (110 x 140 cm)
  • Candles and Cubes, 2016, chromogenic print, 23 5/8 x 29 15/16 inches (60 x 76 cm)
  • La Fin de Satan, 2009-2015, chromogenic print, 22 1/2 x 17 3/4 inches (57 x 45 cm)
  • Sasquatch Century, 2015, Henie-Onstad Art Centre, Oslo, Norway, Installation view
  • Red Pump, 2014-2015, chromogenic print, 29 15/16 x 23 5/8 inches (76 x 60 cm)
  • Heiress with Dogs, 2014-2015, chromogenic print, 43 3/8 x 55 1/8 inches (110 x 140 cm)
  • The Curve, 2012-2015, chromogenic print, 43 3/8 x 55 1/8 inches (110 x 140 cm)
  • The Yellow Shell, 2014, Kunsthall Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway, Installation view
  • Five Tears, 2014, gelatin silverprint, 22 1/2 x 17 3/4 inches (57 x 45 cm)
  • Pads, 2010-2014, chromogenic print, 23 5/8 x 29 15/16 inches (60 x 76 cm)
  • Shadow Work No. 3, 2014, chromogenic print, 55 1/8 x 43 3/8 inches (140 x 110 cm)
  • Avocado, 2013, chromogenic print, 23 5/8 x 30 inches (60 x 76.2 cm)
  • Narrative Stasis (Studio Kabuki), 2008-2013, chromogenic print, 22 1/2 x 17 3/4 inches (57 x 45 cm)
  • Shuttlecocks, 2011, chromogenic print, 22 7/16 x 17 3/4 inches (57 x 45 cm)
  • Napkins, 2011, chromogenic print, 55 1/8 x 43 1/4 inches (140 x 110 cm)
  • Golden Lager, 2007, chromogenic print, 22 7/16 x 17 3/4 inches (57 x 45 cm)
  • Baby, 2007, chromogenic print, 23 5/8 x 30 inches (60 x 76.2 cm)
  • Taking Liberties, 2006, chromogenic print, 55 1/8 x 43 5/16 inches (140 x 110 cm)
  • Apple, 2006, chromogenic print, 23 5/8 x 29 15/16 inches (60 x 76 cm)
  • Blues for Bigfoot, 2005, (clip) color video with sound, 14:00 minutes, looped
  • Nudist No. 6, 1999, chromogenic print, 15 3/4 x 19 11/16 inches (40 x 50 cm)
  • The Flute Player, 1997, chromogenic print, 11.81 x 15.75 inches (30 x 40 cm)
  • In a Norwegian Landscape 18, 1995, chromogenic print, 20 1/2 x 26 3/8 inches (52 x 67 cm)

Biography

born 1970, Stavanger, Norway
lives and works in Los Angeles, CA and Oslo, Norway

SELECTED SOLO / TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
(* indicates a publication)

2017
Back in Touch, C/O Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Torbjørn Rødland, The Touch That Made You, organized by Hans-Ulrich Obrist, Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London, England
Nils Staerk, Copenhagen, Denmark
Birthday Sleep, Air de Paris, Paris, France
Eva Presenhuber Gallery, New York, NY

2016
Blue Portrait (Nokia N82), organized by Elisabeth Sherman, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Matthew Mark Luke John and Other Photographs, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich, Switzerland

2015
Venetian Otaku, Team (Bungalow), Venice, CA
*I Am a Photograph, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium
Corpus Dubium, Algus Greenspon, New York, NY
The Face I Found I Will Find Again, Standard (Oslo), Oslo, Norway
*Sasquatch Century, Henie-Onstad Art Centre, Oslo, Norway

2014
The Yellow Shell, Kunsthall Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway

2013
Torbjørn Rødland, Algus Greenspon, New York, NY
American Photography, Nils Stærk, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012

Before Behind Above Below, Air de Paris, Paris, France

2011
Eighteen Analogue Double Exposures, Standard (Oslo), Oslo
, Norway

2010

A Black Ant Traveling, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, CA

132 BPM, Studio Exhibition, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan
Dearest Kitty, Nils Stærk, Copenhagen, Denmark

2009
Pyromancy, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
, Belgium
Andy Capp Variations, Standard (Oslo), Oslo
, Norway

2008

Flegma, Sørlandet Art Museum, Kristiansand
, Norway
Myke Ekko/Soft Echoes, The Festival of North Norway, Harstad, Norway
Go to the VIP Room, Air de Paris, Paris, France

2007
Heads Hands Liquids, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, CA
More Whenever Minutes, Standard (Oslo), Oslo, Norway


2006

Uglesommer, Haugar Art Museum, Tønsberg, Norway
Fantasies Are Facts, Kodama Gallery, Tokyo
, Japan
The Exorcism of Mother Teresa, Rochester Art Center, Rochester, NY
132 BPM, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY


2005

Dark Overground Light Underground, Nils Stærk, Copenhagen, Denmark

2004

Grave with a View, Göteborg Museum of Art, Gothenburg, Sweden; Herning Kunstmuseum, Herning, Denmark

2003

More Songs, Buildings and Girls, Air de Paris, Paris, France

Goodnight Moon, Goodnight Room, Goodnight Breasts, Galleri Wang, Oslo, Norway
*Grave with a View, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo; Rogaland Kunstmuseum, Stavanger
, Norway

2002

Black, Ars Futura, Zürich
, Switzerland

2001

Priests, Art & Public, Geneva
White, Jack Hanley Gallery, San Francisco

Everything as Always, Nils Stærk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

Rocks, Galleri Wang, Oslo
, Norway

1999

Joy inside my Tears, Air de Paris, Paris, France
*
Even Now, Galleri Wang, Oslo, Norway


1998
*
Close Encounter, Arkipilag, The Hallwyl Museum, Stockholm, Sweden


1997

Torbjørn Rødland, Norrtälje Konsthall, Norrtälje, Sweden


1996

Torbjørn Rødland, Galleri Wang, Oslo, Norway


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
(* indicates a publication)

2017
Trip of The Tongue, curated by Piper Marshall, Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong, China
Exit, curated by Adam Carr, Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium
Eternal Youth, curated by Omar Kholeif and Grace Deveney, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
*SNAP. Documentary and Portrait. Photography from the Collection, organized by Eva Klerck Gange, Nasjonalmuseet, Oslo, Norway
Please fasten your seat belt as we are experiencing some turbulence, Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai, China
WAGSTAFF’S, curated by Richard Cynan Jones, Jane Matthews, and Adam Carr, MOSTYN, Wales, England

2016
Sinister Feminism, 12th A.I.R. Gallery Biennial, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Send in the Clowns, Nils Stærk, Copenhagen, Denmark
*What People Do for Money, Manifesta 11, The European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Luma Westbau, Zürich, Switzerland
*Bisou Magique, curated by Yundler Brondino Verlag, Galerie Derouillon, Paris, France
LIT, 9th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany

2015
Misanthrope-NY, Mathew, New York, NY
Tree House Down, Ibid. Los Angeles, CA
Mon horizontalité, Galerie Untilthen, Paris, France
Eat Abstractedly, Mary Mary, Glasgow, Scotland

2014
Natura Lapsa, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France
The Elephant Test, Lothringer13 Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich, Germany
*Everything falls faster than an anvil, Pace Gallery, London, England
Lens Reflex, Thomas Duncan Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Body Issue, Hannah Hoffman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013
Sea Salt and Cross Passes, The Modern Institute, Glasgow
, Scotland
*Altars of Madness, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg; Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France
*
Rien faire et laisser rire, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium
Standard Escape Routes, Standard (Oslo), Oslo
, Norway

2012

Lost and Found: Anonymous Photography In Reflection, Ambach & Rice, Los Angeles, CA

Inside the Banana, Algus Greenspon, New York, NY

The Crystal Chain, Invisible-Exports, New York
, NY

2011

The Eye is a Lonely Hunter: Images of Humankind, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany
Sam Samore, Torbjørn Rødland, Ryan McGinley, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Our House in the Middle of the Street, Maison des Arts de Malakoff, Paris, France

Catalogue of the Exhibition, Triple V, Paris
, France
Train Fantôme, Cruise & Callas, Berlin, Germany

2010
La Suite, Air de Paris, Paris
, France
The Front Room, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis
, MO

2009

Summer Show, Hotel, London
, England
Phot(o)bjects, Presentation House Gallery, Vancouver, CA; Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA
Bäckström/Männikkö/Rødland, Mai 36 Galerie Showroom, Zürich, Switzerland
*’importe quoi, Musée d’Art Contemporain de Lyon, Lyon, France

To Be Determined, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York
, NY

2008

The Station [inaugural exhibition], The Station, Miami
, FL
Disturbance, Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg
, South Africa
*Nordic Moods – The Landscape in Contemporary Nordic Photography, Arken Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishøj, Denmark

Research on Men in Art Today, The John Institute, Palace, St. Gallen
, Germany

2007

*Destroy Athens, Athens Biennial, Athens, Greece
*
Mad Love, Arken Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishøj, Denmark
People Take Pictures of Each Other, Lamontagne Gallery, Boston, MA

Beneath The Underdog, Gagosian Gallery Madison Avenue, New York
, NY
Hello I Am Crashing, Salon 94, New York, NY
*
Rock n’Roll Vol. I, Norrköpings Konstmuseum, Norrköping, Sweden; Sørlandet Art Museum, Kristiansand, Sweden

2006
*
Dreamlands Burn, Kunsthalle Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Olaf Breuning & Torbjørn Rødland, Galería Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Fiction, La Box, Bourges, France

Cold, Cold Heart, Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, London
, England
Mafia (or One Unopened Packet of Cigarettes), STANDARD (OSLO), Oslo, Norway

Draft Deceit, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
, Norway

2005

Trials and Terrors, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

Música-video-música, Reina Sofia Museum, Madrid
, Spain
5 X U, Team Gallery, New York, NY
*
Greater New York, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY
Similarities and Differences, Preus museum, Horten, Norway

De Natura, Abbaye Saint-André, Meymac
, France

2004
*
Nordic Art, Museum Küppersmühle, Duisburg, Germany
*
Geschiebe, Haus für Kunst Uri, Altdorf, Switzerland
*Anders Zorn og Nordisk Samtidskunst, Arken Museum for Moderne Kunst, Ishøj, Germany
*Momentum–Nordic Festival of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway
*20/20 Vision, Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2003

Regarde, il neige (schizogéographie de la vie quotidienne), Le Centre national d’art et du paysage de Vassivièe en Limousin, Vassivièe, France
*
The Politics of Place, Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland
Beyond Paradise, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China

Yours Truly, Nils Stærk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
, Denmark

2002

*Fundamentalism of the New Order, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
*
View Finder, Arnolfini, Bristol, England
*
The Golden Weekend, Kodama Gallery, Osaka, Japan; Gallery Side 2, Tokyo, Japan
*
Heroes and Holies, Invited ev+a, Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick, Ireland
On the Top of the World, Gio Marconi Gallery, Milan
, Italy
*Beyond Paradise, National Gallery, Bangkok, China; National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The Politics of Place, BildMuseet, Umeå, Sweden; Edsvik Konst och Kultur, Sollentuna
, Stockholm

2001

If a double-decker bus crashes into us.., Air de Paris, Paris
, France
*Make me feel, Art Athina 2001, Helexpo Exhibition Centre, Athens, Greece

Interferenze, Paesi Nordici, Palazzo delle Pappesse, Siena, Italy

Angel Heart, Air de Paris, Paris, France

Spring, Galleria Laura Pecci, Milano, Italy

In vivo, Centre Régional d’Art Contemporain, Sète, France

Kjærleikens ferjereiser, Lofoten International Art Festival, Svolvær, Norway


2000

Living, part I, Chicago project room, Los Angeles, CA
*
Utopia, Rogaland Kunstmuseum, Stavanger, Norway
Viva Scanland, Catalyst Arts, Belfast
, Ireland
*Elysian Fields, Purple Institute, Musée National d’Art Moderne, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
*Park, Momentum–Nordic Festival of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway
*
Organising Freedom, Nordic Art of the ‘90s, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden; Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
*Can you hear me ?, 2nd Ars Baltica Triennial of Photographic Art, Kunsthalle Rostock, Rostock, Germany; Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden, Germany
Stadt/Land/Mensch, Galerie Arndt & Partner, Berlin, Germany

1999
Palace, The Modern Institute, Glassbox, Paris
, France
Surveying the Landscape, Lombard Freid Fine Arts, New York
, NY
*Can you hear me ?, 2nd Ars Baltica Triennial of Photographic Art, Stadtgalerie im Kulturviertel Sophienhof, Kiel, Germany
*Composite, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
*dAPERTutto, 48th International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
*
Near and Elsewhere, The Photographers’ Gallery, London, England
*
Signs of life, The Melbourne International Biennial, Melbourne, Australia
Wall 6>> Landscape #3, Air de Paris, Paris
, France

1998
*Nordic Nomads, White Columns, New York, NY
Standard Keyboard, The Pineapple, Malmö
, Sweden
Slipstream, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow
, Scotland
La Voie Lactée, as proposed by the Purple Institute, Alleged, New York, NY
*
Fellessentralen, Cultural Production in Norway in the Nineties, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway


1997

*Nor-A-Way, Stadtgalerie im Kulturviertel Sophienhof, Kiel, Germany
*
Alikeness, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, Australia; Canberra Contemporary Artspace, Canberra, Australia

1996
*
i am curious: These Days, Cubitt Gallery, London, England
*Straight from the Heart, Valokuvagalleria Hippolyte, Helsinki, Finland

1995

Call of the Wild, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland


BIBLIOGRAPHY
(* indicates a publication)

2017
*The Model, London: Mack, 2017
Cattelan, Maurizio, “Torbjørn Rødland,” Purple Magazine, Volume III, Issue 27, Spring/Summer 2017, pp. 115-118
William J. Simmons, As Twisted As You Are, Interview, Muse, Issue 46 Spring/Summer 2017, Milan, pp.98-105/pp.222-231
Durón, Maximiliano, “Selections from Around Art Basel 2017,” ArtNews.com, June 13, 2017
Eymére, Jennifer, “Affaire de Famille,” Jalouse, May 18, 2017, pp. 64-75

2016
*Bisou Magique, with text by Guy Yanai, Yundler Brondino Verlag, 2016
“Scorch Atlas,” Under The Influence, Issue 17, 2016, pp. 178-199
Anderson, Mitchell, “Torbjørn Rødland: Eva Presenhuber, Zurich,” Flash Art, Volume 49, Reviews, September/October 2016, p. 105
Lange, Christy, “Manifesta 11,” frieze, Reviews, September 2016, pp. 164-165
Steer, Emily, “Horny, Hurting and Healing,” Elephant, Issue 27, Encounters, Summer 2016, pp. 136-143
Smolik, Noemi, “Wellnessveranstaltung statt Provokation, Beruf statt Berufung,” Kunstbulletin.ch, July/August 2016, p. 34
“Torbjørn Rødland,” Texte zur Kunst, No. 102, June 2016, pp. 228-229
Campbell, Max, “A Norwegian Artist’s Memory Disturbances,” NewYorker.com, June 12, 2016
Lequeux, E., “Les doux délires de Torbjørn Rødland,” Magazine M, April 23, 2016, pp. 4-5
“Carte blanche à Torbjørn Rødland,” Lemonde.fr, April 5, 2016
Schneider, Vanessa, “L’agonie de la Salton Sea,” LeMonde.fr, February 15, 2016

2015
*Torbjørn Rødland: I am a photograph, Brussels: Rodolphe Janssen, 2015
*Torbjørn Rødland: Sasquatch Century, Milan and London: Mousse Publishing and Koenig Books, 2015
“Surf: A Mood Board,” Kaleidoscope, Issue 2015, Fall 2015, p. 166
Benson, Frank, “The Sculptors, On Recent Acquisitions,” Aperture, 219, Summer 2015, p. 12
Johnson, Ken, “Review: Torbjorn Rodland Mixes the Religious With the Evocative,” The New York Times, Art & Design, June 12, 2015, p. C21
Haraldseth, Geir, “Torbjørn Rødland–Purple, Yellow and Instagrams,” Tableau Paper #5, Spring/Summer, pp. 56-58
Ke, Xu, “Torbjørn Rødland–Essence of photography,” ArtChina, May 2015, pp. 22-27
Ulekleiv, Line, “Spekulerende fotografier,” Klassekampen, February 4, 2015, pp. 26-27
Røed, Kjetil, “Torbjørn Rødlands fotografier er gåtefulle og urovekkende,” Aftenposten.no, January 26, 2015
Vosin, Marie-Isdahl, “Dum, dummere, dypere,” Natt&Dag, January 2015, pp. 20-23

2014
*Nordic Contemporary, edited by Hossein Amirsadeghi, London: Thames & Hudson, 2014, pp. 298-300
“Two Pipes,” Spike Art Quarterly, Nr. 41, 2014, pp. 62-63
Berardini, Andrew, “Perversion is Bliss,” PARIS LA, Issue #11, 2014, pp. 30-45
Blalock, Lucas and Jens Hoffmann, “Folding the Periphery,” Mousse, #42, 2014, cover, pp. 118-131
Skylstad, Kristian, “In conversation with Torbjørn Rødland: The Bleeding Image,” Objektiv #10, 2014, pp. 44-53
Grunenberg, Robert, “Close Encounters,” L’Officiel Hommes Deutschland, Fall 2014, pp. 298-305
Penn, Asher, “Torbjørn Rødland,” Sex Magazine, Issue #9, Fall 2014, pp. 300 – 302
Sharp, Chris and Hanne Mugaas, “MONO,” Kaleidoscope, Issue 22, Fall 2014, cover, pp.118-147
“Torbjørn Rødland The Claw,” Wallpaper, 188, November 2014, cover, pp. 230-253
“Torbjørn Rødland,” Purple, Issue 21, Spring/Summer 2014, p. 82, 93
Ou, Arthur, “Touchy Feely,” Osmos Magazine, Issue 03, April 2014, pp. 24-31
Blind Spot, Issue 47, March 2014 p. 70

2013
Bore, Kristina Kettle, “Torbjørn Rødland, Pablo Pedersen,” Particular Facts, 2013, pp.109-114
Murphy, Olivia, “Photographs: Torbjørn Rødland,” Doingbird, 2013, pp. 5, 35, 76-81
Lesourd, Elodie, “Baptism or Death: Black Metal in Contemporary Art, Birth of a new Aesthetic Category,” Helvete, Issue 1, Winter 2013, pp. 29-43
Chaillou, Timothée, “Torbjørn Rødland Interview,” Double, No. 26, Fall/Winter 2013, pp. 56-58
Varadi, Keith J., “The New Image: Torbjørn Rødland at Algus Greenspon,” ArtCritical.com, October 10, 2013
Antaya, Christine, “Torbjørn Rødland,” Frieze.com, September 2, 2013
Homma, Takashi, “Tørbjørn Rødland, ‘Vanilla Partner’,” The Photobook Review, #004, Spring 2013, p. 21

2012
*Vanilla Partner, Mack, 2012
*Lefèvre, Jéröme, “Pure. Fucking. Armageddon,” Black Metal: Beyond the Darkness, London: Black Dog Publishing, 2012, pp.120-122
Storm, Christian, ” Visiting the Art Exhibits in Torbjørn Rødland’s Dreams,” Vice.com, November 27, 2012
Asbjørn Risnes Jr., Per, “Vaniljebilder,” D2–Dagens Næringsliv, November 9, 2012, pp.38-45
Tovborg, Alexander, “Det åndelige nulpunkt – Introduktion: Torbjørn Rødland,” Kirken i dag, September-November 2012, cover, pp. 8-13, 19-21, 25-27, 31
“Inside the Banana,” The New Yorker, Galleries—Downtown, September 3, 2012, p. 10


2011
Rødland, Torbjørn, “I am the first Photograph,” ThisLongCentury.com, 2011
Rødland, Torbjørn, “Sentences on Photography,” CanopyCanopyCanopy.com, 2011
Mossige, Cecilie, “Det hvite i det svarte i det grønne i oss,” Personae 3-4, 4. Årgang, 2011, pp. 96-103
Ustvedt, Øystein, “Ny norsk kunst etter 1990,” Fagbokforlaget, 2011, pp.16-18
Rød, Arve, “To for prisen av en,” Dagens Næringsliv, December 10, 2011, p.76
Gabrielsen, Emma Clare, “Nakenfotografering,” Natt&Dag, December 2011, pp. 12-18

2010
Mølster, Eva Løveid, “Visuell Analfabetisme – Om norske fotobøker,” Objektiv utgave 2, 2010, pp. 56-61
*Brinch, Sara, “Naiv – med overlegg. En refleksjon over Torbjørn Rødlands ‘I Want to Live Innocent’ og ideen om et naivt fotografi,” Text & Kontext, Sonderreihe Band 55, Copenhagen and Munich: Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 2010, pp. 135-159
Ross, Trine, “Krævende kunst,” Politiken, February 6, 2010

2009
Haugstad, Børre, “Andy Capp kuppet valgkampen,” Verdens Gang, September 4, 2009, pp. 38-39
Nicklas, Bob, “The Perverted Photography of Torbjørn Rødland,” Vice, The Photo Issue 2009, June 30, 2009, pp. 214-225

2008
Aasan, Øystein, “Portrait Torbjørn Rødland: The Lean, the Mean and the Real,” Spike Art Quarterly, Nr.18, pp. 56-65
Weiser, Johan Otto, “Strålende fotoutstilling,” Fedrelandsvennen, Kultur, December 2, 2008, p. 9
“Torbjørn Rødland in conversation with Shane Lavalette,” PhotoEye.com, October 30, 2008
“Dorothée Perret in conversation with Rødland,” PARIS LA #1, Winter 2008, pp. 56-63
Bianchi, Paolo, “Ästhetik der Fotografie: Fotografie der Reflexion,” Kunstforum International, July-August 2008, pp. 168-169, 118
Røed, Kjetil, “Books: I WANT TO LIVE INNOCENT,” ArtReview, Issue 23, June 2008, p. 162
Kessler, Sarah, “Torbjørn Rødland: Opposites Must Never Cease to Come Together,” Whitewall, Issue 9, Spring 2008, pp. 82-97
Spurkland, Marte, “Endelig hjemme,” D2–Dagens Næringsliv, February 29, 2008, pp. 26-35

2007
“Something So Very Wrong. A Conversation Between Rødland and Gil Blank,” Uovo, nr.13, 2007, pp. 168-195
Røed, Kjetil, “Se om igjen,” Billedkunst, Nr.2, 2007, p.22
Ramberg, Truls, “Fotografiske forstyrrelser,” Aftenposten, Nr. 47, January 29, 2007, p. 9

2006
*White Planet, Black Heart, with texts by Gil Blank, Ina Blom and Hillary Raphael, Steid, MACK, 2006
Gronlund, Melissa, “Profile 3: Torbjørn Rødland, Special Focus Norway,” ArtReview, December 6, 2006, p. 83
Blom, Ina, “Dum – dummere – rock’n roll?” Morgenbladet, July 14-20, 2006, p. 28
Ulekleiv, Line, “Sommerromanser,” Morgenbladet, June 16,2006
Haugstad, Børre, “Tester tabuer,” Verdens Gang, June 16, 2006, pp. 40-41
Lindman, Erik, “The Spring Break Guide to World Art – New York,” Columbia Spectator, March 8, 2006
Goodrich, John, “Gallery-Going,” The New York Sun, March 2, 2006, p. 17

2005
Strømmen, Marit, “Påmeldt igjen,” Aftenposten, February 18, 2005, p. 10
Cotter, Holland, “5 X U,” The New York Times, July 22, 2005, p. 32

2004
*Cotton, Charlotte, “The Photograph as Contemporary Art,” World of Art, London: Thames & Hudson, pp. 215-216
Herbert, Martin, “Torbjørn Rødland; Natasha Egan, Photography plugged and unplugged,” Contemporary Magazine, no.67, October 2004, cover, pp. 20-25, 70-73
Yang, Haegue, “Torbjørn Rødland,” Luxury Magazine, no.11, November 2004, pp. 172, 174
Brodow, Anna, “Dödsmetallare blir mytisk krigare,” Svenska Dagbladet, February 28, 2004
Stahre, Ulrika, “Under ytan något okänt,” Aftonbladet, February 19, 2004

2003
Edwards, Natasha, “Torbjorn Rodland,” Modern Painters, vol.16, Winter 2003, p. 129
Amazeen, Lauren Dyer, “Torbjørn Rødland, Oslo,” Tema Celeste, issue 98, July/August 2003, p. 86
Børresen, Einar, “Reflektert romantiker,” Rogalands Avis, May 28, 2003
Borgen, Trond, “På sporet av den tapte følelsen,” Stavanger Aftenblad, May 26, 2003
Flor, Harald, “Bilder bortenfor ironien,” Dagbladet, March 16, 2003
Bulie, Kaare, “Forhør av klisjeene,” Dagens Næringsliv, March 15-16, 2003

2001
Torgneskar, Per Olav, “Et forhør av Klisjeene,” Tendens, 2001
Pioselli, Alessandra, “Spring,” Flash Art, no.228, 2001
Corbetta, Caroline, “Northern Flair,” Vogue Italia, no.615, November 2001
Fox, Dan, “Another Green World,” Frieze, issue 60, June-August 2001, pp. 80-83
Askeland, Ole, “Doble budskap,” Stavanger Aftenblad, June 30, 2001
Gade, Rune, “Uskyldens scenografi,” Information, May 12, 2001
Nicol, Michelle, “Keine mittelmässige Kunst,” Neue Zürcher Zeitnung, April 29, 2001

2000
Buer, Liz, “Torbjørn tok bussen,” Magasinet, Dagbladet, September 30, 2000
Zahm, Olivier, “Nus avec Nike,” Style 2: Supplément Libération, April 29, 2000, pp.6-8
Simpson, Bennett, “Torbjorn Rodland’s Sentimental Education,” Nu: the Nordic Art Review, March-April 2000, cover, pp. 52-59
Rian, Jeff, “Torbjørn Rødland,” Flash Art, no.210, January-February 2000, pp.121-122

1999
Horakova, Dana, “Art Edition 2; Das Wundersame im Alltagsmüll,” Welt am Sonntag, November 14, 1999
Flor, Harald, “Foto og farskap,” Dagbladet, February 2, 1999

1998
Rian, Jeff, “Taking Names,” Purple Fashion, #4, Winter 1998, pp. 168-177
Borgen, Trond, “Stormønstring i små porsjoner,” Stavanger Aftenblad, October 28, 1998
Ekelund, Torbjørn, “Hest i solnedgang,” Dagbladet, February 20, 1998

1994
Hedberg, Hans, “Nature is a partition. On the works of Torbjørn Rødland,” Index, Volume 2, 1994, cover

    Selected Press

  • Purple Magazine
    2017
    Torbjørn Rødland
    Maurizio Cattelan
  • NewYorker.com
    2016
    A Norwegian Artist's Memory Disturbances
    2016
  • BlouinArtInfo.com
    2016
    Torbjørn Rødland: Blue Portrait - Nokia N82
  • Elephant
    2016
    Horny, Hurting and Healing
    Emily Steer
  • frieze
    2016
    Manifesta 11
    Christy Lange
  • Flash Art
    2016
    Torbjørn Rødland: Eva Presenhuber, Zurich
    Mitchell Anderson
  • Artforum
    2015
    Dream Work: Ina Blom On The Art Of Torbjørn Rødland
    Ina Blom
  • The New York Times
    2015
    Review: Torbjorn Rodland Mixes the Religious With the Evocative
    Ken Johnson
  • The Brooklyn Rail
    2015
    Torbjørn Rødland ‘Corpus Dubium’
    Charles Schultz
  • frieze.com
    2015
    Torbjørn Rødland, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway
    Brian Sholis
  • InterviewMagazine.com
    2015
    Torbjørn Rødland’s Uneasy Surfaces
    Colleen Kelsey
  • Modern Painters
    2015
    12 Best In Show: 12 Museum Exhibitions Not To Miss In 2015
  • AmericanSuburbX.com
    2015
    Torbjørn Rødland: ‘Sasquatch Century’ - Pathology of a Sacred Striptease
    Brad Feuerhelm
  • Kaleidoscope
    2014
    Torbjørn Rødland
    Chris Sharp
  • L’Officiel Homme
    2014
    Close Encounters
    Robert Grunenberg
  • Osmos Magazine
    2014
    Torbjørn Rødland: Touchy Feely
    Arthur Ou
  • Mousse
    2014
    Folding the Periphery
    Lucas Blalock with Jens Hoffman
  • ArtCritical.com
    2013
    The New Image: Torbjørn Rødland at Algus Greenspon
    Keith J. Varadi
  • Vice
    2009
    The Perverted Photography of Torbjørn Rødland
    Bob Nickas
  • Photo-eye.com
    2008
    Contemporary Dialogues: Torbjørn Rødland
    Shane Lavalette
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