Axel Antas (b. 1976 Helsinki, Finland) is a London based artist. He studied at The Nordic School of Art, Kokkola, Finland and graduated from Goldsmiths College, University of London in 2000. Selected solo exhibitions include: End of the World in the Mysterious Forest, Triumph Gallery, Moscow (2017); Long Player, Sinne, Helsinki, Finland (2015); Natural High Frequency, Galleria Heino, Finland (2014); New to nature, Rokeby gallery, London (2011); Geometry of Place, Hippolyte Galleria, Helsinki (2010); Structures for the Unseen, Spacex, Exter (2008); Axel Antas, Heino Gallery, Helsinki (2008); Axel Antas, Rokeby Gallery, London (2008); and Invention of Solitude, HIAP project room, Helsinki, Finland (2007). Selected group exhibitions include: Drawing Biennial 2015, Drawing Room, London (2015); The 7th Wave – Wihuri and Visual Art, Rovaniemi Art Museum, Finland (2013); Force of Nature: Picturing Ruskin’s Landscape, Millennium Gallery, Museums Sheffield, UK (2013); Drawing Biennial 2013, Drawing Room, London (2013); Malin Alhsved / Axel Antas, Elverket, Ekenäs, Finland (2013); Dark Hours | Fixed Space, & Abet, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK (2012); Unseen Art Fair, Amsterdam (2012); Reflective Shadow, Ordrupgaard Muesum, Copehangen, Denmark (2011); In Arcadia, IMT Gallery, London (2011); Drawing Biennial 2011, Drawing Room, London (2011); (Un)Balance, Z33, Hasselt, The Netherlands (2010); Synligt – Osynligt, Rackstad museet, Arvika, Sweden (2010); and Dwelling here (screening), Stavanger, Pubic screens, Norway (2010).
Last updated: 15.08.2017