Disappearing Acts

Steinar Haga Kristensen

Steinar Haga Kristensen (fb.1980 in Oslo, Norway, lives and works in Oslo) studied at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Academie der Bildenden Künste, Vienna and at Sydney College of Arts. Haga Kristensen’s work seeks to unveil the positive lingual potentiality inherent in the exuberant modernity. He often stages theatricalised spectatorship and mannerist sculptural repetition. He is one of the founding members of the artist group D.O.R. Haga Kristensen has presented his work at WIELS Contemporary Art Centre, Brussels; Etablissement d’en face projects, Brussels; Kunsthall Oslo; Gallery Rod Bianco, Oslo; The Danish Pavilion at thte 54th International Art Biennal in Venice; Witte the With, Rotterdam, he Netherlands; Dortmund Bodega, Oslo; Gallery Niklas Belenius, Stockholm, Sweden; Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark and Young Artists’ Society (UKS), Oslo; and Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway.