Gardar Eide Einarsson ble født 12. januar 1976 i Oslo.
Han bor og arbeider i New York og Tokyo.


2002- 2003  
Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program/ Cooper
Union School of Architecture, Architecture and Urban Studies Program, New York, US

2001- 2002 
Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, Studio
Program, New York, US

1999- 2000 
Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste – Städelschule, Frankfurt am
Main, DE

1996- 2000 
Kunsthøgskolen i Bergen, avd. Kunstakademiet, Bergen, NO

Einar Granum Kunstfagskole, Oslo, NO

Separatutstillinger (i utvalg):


Gardar Eide Einarsson - Power Has a Fragrance, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, NO
(vandreutstilling til Listasafn Reykjavikur, IS; Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, SE; Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, DE, katalog)

Gardar Eide Einarsson, STANDARD (OSLO), Oslo, NO

Another Modern Moment Completed, Team Gallery, New York, NY, US


Focus: Gardar Eide Einarsson, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, TX, US

I Caused Dreams Which Caused Death. This is my Crime., Bugada & Cargnel, Paris, FR

DOG-WHISTLE POLITICS, Nils Stærk, København, DK



South of Heaven, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneve, CH

I Am The Master of My Fate, Gardar Eide Einarsson, Contemporary Art
Museum St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, US


The Geometry of Menace, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, CA, US

All My Friends Are Dead, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA, US

Judge, Team Gallery, New York, NY, US

South of Heaven, Frankfurter Kunstverein, DE (katalog)

Total War!, Sorry We’re Closed, Bryssel, BE


Population One, STANDARD (OSLO), NO 

Tokyo Underworld, Nils Stærk, København, DK Eide Einarsson

Present Future, Artissima 13, Nils Stærk, Torino, IT

Statements, Art37Basel, Team Gallery, CH


Ship of Fools, Swiss Institute, New York, NY, US

leashed or confined, Team Gallery, New York, NY, US
Black Iron Prison, Galerie Loevenbruck, Paris, FR

Come and Take It, UKS, Oslo, NO

Start to Enter, Nils Stærk, København, DK Eide Einarsson

We’ll Make the World You Live, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO (katalog)

5 (words), Schnittraum, Köln, DE

Your Example Will Speak Louder Than Words, Marres Centrum Beeldende Kunst, Maastricht, NL

South of Heaven, c/o - Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, DE

o.u.t.l.a.w., c/o - Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, DE

That’s Not Made for That, Norsk Form/Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO

Violators Will be Fine, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE 



Banks Violette / Gardar Eide Einarsson, gallery.sora, Tokyo, JP (med Banks Violette)


Rank Xerox, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, NO (med Matias Faldbakken) Xerox&act=ark&aar=2004


Lösen Sie Ihren Bonus Ein, Am Parlamentzplatz, Revolver, Frankfurt/Main, DE,
(med Hinrich Sachs)


Lars Von Trier, American Fine Arts, New York, NY, US (med Gareth James)

Six Feet Under, White Box, New York, NY, US (med Carissa Rodriguez)

Mind the Space, Oslo Kunsthall, NO (med Jan Christensen)


Osculum Infame, Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art, Helsinki, FI, (med
Matias Faldbakken (katalog)


Notes From the Underground, Galleri 21:25, Oslo, NO (med Marius Engh)

Gruppeutstillinger (i utvalg 2005-2010):


Investigations of a Dog. Works from the FACE Collections, Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, PT, La maison rouge – Fondation Antoine de Galbert, Paris, FR, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, SE, DESTE Foundation, Athen, GR

The Beauty and the Distance, 17th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, AU

It is it, Espacio 1414, Santurce, Puerto Rico


Chasing Napoleon, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR 

Beg, Borrow and Steal, Rubell Family Collection, Miami, FL, US

That’s All Folks, Stadshallen, Brügge, BE

The World is Yours, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, DK 

NewYork Minute: 60 Artisti della scena newyorchese, MACRO Future, Roma, IT

Living Together, El Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Victoria-Gasteiz, ES, Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, ES

Lessons in the art of falling, Preus Museum, NO

Einarsson, Rhodes, Whitney Team Gallery, New York, NY, US

Every Revolution is a Roll of the Dice, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY, US 


Listen Darling…The World is Yours, Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, PT

Norsk Hydros Kunstsamling, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, NO

The Soft Shields of Pleasure, Den Frie Udstilling, København, DK

Hardcore, Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, NO 

Meet Me Around the Corner: Works from the Astrup Fearnley Collection, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, NO

That was then…This is now, PS1, New York, NY, US

2008 Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, US

Murder Letters, Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisboa, PT

Lights On: norsk samtidskunst, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, NO

Carnegie Art Award 2008, Kiasma, Helsinki, FI, (vandreutstilling til Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, NO, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, København, DK, Kungliga Akademien för de fria konsterna, Stockholm, SE, Royal College of Art, London, UK, Göteborgs Konstmuseum, SE


Every Revolution is a Roll of the Dice, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX, US

White Light, Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, NO
last ned pressemelding her

My Sweet Sixteen Party, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Bryssel, BE

No Context, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, JP

Painting, Space, and Society, Göteborgs Konsthall, SE!OpenDocument

Sweet Bird of Youth, Arndt & Partner, Berlin, DE

Last Attraction Next Exit, Max Wigram Gallery, London, UK

Bastard Creature, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR

Mafia: Or One Unopened Packet of Cigarettes, Gagosian Gallery, New York, NY, US 

Conditions of Display, The Moore Space, Miami, FL, US
last ned pressemelding her

Extraordinary Rendition, Nogueras Blanchard, Barcelona, ES

Kick it till it breaks, The Kitchen, New York, NY, US

I Love Malmo- Works from the Malmö Art Museum, Turun Taidemuseo, Turku, FI, Kumu Kunstimuuseum, Tallin, EST

In Practice Winter ’07, SculptureCenter, New York, NY, US


In The Poem About Love... Artists Space, New York, NY, US

And Yet It Moves! MOT, London, UK

Bring the War Home, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, NY, US

Collection 2005/06, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Bryssel, BE

Survivor, Bortolami, New York, NY, US

Déjà 5 ans seulement!, Galerie Loevenbruck, Paris, FR

I Love My Scene 2, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY, US

Opacity, Wiener Secession, Wien, AT

Defamation of Character, P.S.1., New York, NY, US

Norsk skulpturbiennale, Vigeland-museet, Oslo, NO

Street; Behind the Cliche, Witte De With, Rotterdam, NL

Samle saman. Innkjøp og gåver 2003–2006, Nasjonalmuseet for kunst, arkitektur og design, Oslo, NO

War On 45, Bortolami, New York, NY, US

Skate Culture, Preus Museum, Horten, NO

Mafia (Or One Unopened Packet of Cigarettes), STANDARD (OSLO), NO

Theater of Life - Rhetorics of Emotions, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, München, DE
Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA, US[tt_news]=55&tx_ttnews[tt_news]=29&tx_ttnews[pS]=1273581650&tx_ttnews[backPid]=119&cHash=2759453108

Down By Law, Wrong Gallery for the 2006 Whitney Biennial, Whitney
Museum of American Art, New York, NY, US

Villa Jelmini - the complex of respect, Kunsthalle Bern, CH


L’Altro, Lo Stesso, Franco Soffiantino Arte Contemporanea, Torino, IT

To be continued..., Nils Stærk, København, DK

Master of My Fate, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA, US

In The Poem About Love You Don’t Write The Word Love, Centre for
Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, GB

The 9th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, TR (katalog)

Blasts, G Fine Art, Washington D.C., US

Downstrokes and Feedback, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA, US

Next Generation: no ordinary sanctity, Kunstraum der Deutschen Bank, Salzburg, AT

Walls ’N Things, Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, NY, US

Populisme, Nasjonalmuseet for kunst, arkitektur og design, Oslo, NO; (vandreutstilling til Šiuolaikinio meno centras, Vilnius, LT; Frankfurter Kunstverein, DE; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, NL (katalog)

Opacity: Current Considerations on Art Institutions and the Economy of Desire,
UKS, Oslo, NO

Greater New York, P.S.1., New York, NY, US

Damien Deroubaix / Gardar Eide Einarsson / Jakob Kolding, Team Gallery,
New York, NY, US