PHOTO BY MARIE LOUISE VALBJØRN

BIO
Thomas Arendt (1981) is a visual artist based in Copenhagen, Denmark. He started painting murals in the mid-90’s and has in recent years exhibited in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Copenhagen and São Paulo
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Thomas process is driven by curiosity to the circle of life and the complexity of nature Somewhere in between chaos and order, the figurative and the abstract, his works set out to explore our understanding of existence, our roots and connection to the universe.

CONTACT
E-mail: mail@arendt1.com
Phone: +45 50 27 17 37

CURRENTLY REPRESENTED AT
KBH Kunst, Copenhagen
Trendy 8648, Bangkok
Jitti Robot, Bangkok

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 – 'Elephant Memories', Mini-I Gallery, Bangkok
2016 – 'Ghost in a shirt', Pongnoi Community Art Space, Chiang Mai
2016 – 'ECHO', KBH Kunst, Copenhagen
2015 – 'Infinite Loop', Qvintus, Copenhagen

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 – 'From Dust', KBH Kunst, Copenhagen
2017 – 'Intersecções', Art Lab Gallery, São Paulo
2016 – DR-Byen, Copenhagen
2016 – HK Hovedstaden, Copenhagen
2016 – Miljøministeriets Kunstforening, Copenhagen
2016 – Rudersdal Town Hall, Holte
2014 – 'Reprogramming The City' w. 'Green Elephant', Danish Architecture Centre, Copenhagen
2008 – 'The squirt', Wonderland Art Space, Copenhagen

PROJECTS & FESTIVALS
2017 – Smack Festival w. Westend Walls Roskilde
2017 – 'Sommerfuglen', Fra Gade til By, Odense
2017 – 'Månefisk' mural, Byens Hegn Skjolds Plads, Copenhagen
2016 – 'UAMOU' Custom paint @ Trendy 8648, Bangkok
2016 – 'Lykketrold Fundraiser', Kræftens Bekæmpelse, bySommer Copenhagen
2016 – 'Vertigo' mural, Smukificering Enghave Plads, Copenhagen
2016 – 'Roserne og Stjernerne', Fra Gade til By, Odense
2016 – 'Circle. Square.' mural w. Kasper Bauer, Byens Hegn Rådhuspladsen, Copenhagen
2016 – 'Paletten', KFUM Spejderne, Copenhagen
2015 – 'Billions & Billons' mural, Smukificering Sdr. Boulevard, Copenhagen
2015 – 'Sortedammens Mytografi' mural w. F. Hesseldahl & T. Rørbæk, Byens Hegn Øster Søgade, Copenhagen
2015 – 'Elements', Metro Construction Site at Copenhagen Central Station, Copenhagen
2015 – 'Loops' mural, Byens Hegn Aksel Møllers Have, Copenhagen
2014 – 'Twister' mural w. Alex Face & Bon, Byens Hegn København H, Copenhagen
2014 – 'Ulmus' mural w. Alex Face & Bon, Smukificering Sdr. Boulevard, Copenhagen
2014 – 'Oasis of freedom' mural, V64 Art Studio, Bangkok
2014 – Himmelstorm Festival, 'Himmelstorm', Dyssekilde
2014 – UCC, 'Voyage', Hillerød
2014 – 'Heaven & Earth' mural, Byens Hegn Enghave Plads, Copenhagen
2013 – Arla Foodfest, 'Yo Yo Dance Club', Copenhagen
2013 – 'Nørrebro' mural, Byens Hegn Nørrebroparken, Copenhagen
2013 – 'Everleaf' mural, Smukificering Sdr. Boulevard, Copenhagen
2013 – 'Green Elephant' mural, Byens Hegn Aksel Møllers Have, Copenhagen
2011 – Republic of Fritz Hansen, 'New Generation' mural, Copenhagen
2005 – 'One Life' mural, Råhuset, Copenhagen

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE
2016 – ComPeung, Artist in Residence, Doi Saket

AWARDS
2015 – 'Hegnspæl' Audience Award for 'Byens Hegn' project w. 'Sortedammens Mytografi' mural

PUBLICATION FEATURES
2016 – ‘Cool Construction – with Temporary Art and Architecture’, Metroselskabet

PRESS FEATURES
2016 – Review Chiang Mai, 'Ghost in a Shirt'
2016 – Chiang Mai City Life, 'Ghost in a Shirt at Pongnoi Community Art Space'
2016 – Chiang Mai Art Gallery, 'Ghost in a Shirt'
2016 – Københavns Metro, 'Et langt venskab kulminerer i kunstværk'
2016 – Dagbladet Information, 'Cirklens form'
2016 – Blacklisted Copenhagen, 'ECHO'
2015 – Østerbro Lokalavis, 'Østerbroværker vinder metrokunstpris'
2015 – Østerbro Lokalavis, 'To kunstværker i søen nomineret'

EDUCATION
2005-2008 – BA in Graphic Communication, The Graphic Arts Institute of Denmark
2004-2005 – Mediagraphics Education, RTS/CMK
1999-2001 – FUU (Fri Ungdoms Uddannelse)

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