Markus von Platen
Lives and works in Brussels / Copenhagen
mail@markusvonplaten.com
Co-founder of Simian

Extrudates (2020), WIELS, Brussels
Polystyrene, glass fiber, filler, pigment 115x60x45 cm each

The Guilt (2020), Polymer, resin, aluminium stand 100×60 cm
Let us break bread (2020), Polymer, resin, pigment, aluminium stand 140×65 cm

Contours (2019)
Polymer, metal pigment, glass fiber 320x6x7 cm

Harvest, MELK, Oslo, 2017

Post/Pre / Obelisk / In slow decay / Dual aspect / Arche (2016)
Lambda prints, oxidized copper frames 70 x 100 cm

Infinite Worlds (2018) Digital Video 13:05

Recollection II (2014), Perspex, styrofoam, spray 150x44x40 cm
Ujung Kulon (2014), Lambda print, polyurethan, oxidized copper frame 52×77 cm

Previous Build (2016)
Styrofoam, polymer, spray, plaster, aluminium, glass, variable dimensions

Erupter (2015)
Aluminium, USB Bitcoin miners 52x21x14 cm

A time of irregular pulsation between the appearance and disappearance of rhythms (2016)
Digital video, 5.1 surround, mdf, flexible PU foam, variable dimensions (w. Johan Rosenmunthe)

BTCWOWGOLD (2016) Digital video, 06:38

Exhibitions:

2020 Extrudates / WIELS Project Room, Brussels
2019 The Golden Ass / In de Ruimte, Ghent
2019 Back then by tomorrow / Werthalle, Cologne
2019 Primary Function / Rue De La Victorie, Brussels
2019 Biennale of Belgium III / Floralienhalle, Ghent
2019 LABOUR / Constantin Meunier Museum, Brussels
2018 Le Bouc Divin / WIELS Project Room, Brussels
2018 Tilt / in.plano, Paris
2018 SUV / Spinnerei, Leipzig
2018 Alt_Cph (w. FSC) / Fabrikken for Kunst og Design, Copenhagen
2018 Unfinished Tales / Kreuzberg Pavillion, Berlin
2018 Paranormal / H.C. Ørstedsvej 27, Copenhagen
2017 Harvest / MELK, Oslo
2017 Dislocating Surfaces II / CENART, Mexico City
2017 BOFCA / FSC, Brønshøj
2017 Holy Matter / Litteraturhaus, Copenhagen
2016 Core, Mantle, Crust / Kunsthal Nord, Aalborg
2016 A time of irregular pulsation.. / IRL Gallery, Cincinnati
2016 Monpti / Aquarium, Vienna
2016 Disclocating Surfaces / Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
2016 Showbizz / Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
2015 final_draft.mov / Geumcheon Art Space, Seoul
2015 XII Baltic States Biennale of Graphic Art / Kaliningrad Art Museum
2015 10 Year Anniversary / IMT Gallery, London
2015 Minuit Vernissage / Grand Teatret, Copenhagen
2015 White Energy / Galleri Kant, Copenhagen
2015 Succulent / ESXLA, Los Angeles
2015 Suburban Metaphysics / FSC, Brønshøj
2015 Tell me again, what where you doing on Mars / OK Corral
2014 Markus von Platen / Ve.Sch, Vienna
2014 L’Objet Travail / Apart, Copenhagen
2014 Swirling Vortex of Entropy / Danske Grafikere, Copenhagen
2014 Anonyme Tendenser / R2 Gallery, Svaneke
2014 Afgang 2014 / Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen
2013 Var Forbi / Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen
2013 Big Apartment, Never at Home / SØ, Copenhagen
2013 ( ) / Ringsted Galleriet, Ringsted
2013 Kunsten I Centret, Centret i Kunsten / Ballerup Centret, Ballerup
2012 A Stable Relation / BKS Garage, Copenhagen
2012 Food / Danske Grafikere, Copenhagen
2012 Copy Re:peat / BKS Garage, Copenhagen
2012 Paper Match / Halmlageret, Copenhagen
2011 There was a job to be done / Kunstraum Niederösterreich, Vienna
2011 Efter Stormen / Tøjhusmuseet, Copehagen
2011 Method of Reproduction’ / Loop Festival, Barcelona (screening)
2010 Method of Reproduction / Arken, Copenhagen (screening)
2010 CRW – Contemporary Reflections on War / BKS Garage
2010 The Transition is now Fluid/ TTC Gallery, Copenhagen
2010 Actual Copy / Peter Lav Gallery, Copenhagen
2009 Various Futures (not all) / BKS Garage, Copenhagen
2009 Forårsudstillingen 2009 / Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen
2009 Old God Appear As Moveable Figures / Alt_Cph, Copenhagen
2008 Finally, I understood ”X” as sonic science / Q, Copenhagen