Christian Thomsen 1993

Lives in Amsterdam. Works in Amsterdam.

Thomsen has an enormous interest in alchemy, alchemical processes and the history of the occult. A subject that he deepened with his theoretical research. Thomsen became a regular visitor to the famous Ritman Collection in Amsterdam. At the same time he treats the weighty subjects with a light, playful tone, with a lot of humor and self-mockery (he regularly portrays himself as the ignorant fool at the start of a long journey). In addition, Thomsen has an insatiable love for painting, and a great interest in what painting means and can mean in 2019. Thomsen uses stories to attract the attention of the viewer. His current work stems from a desire to create a personal mythology and to express spiritual, utopian and metaphysical ideas.

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Exhibitions: 2018: Art The Hague, Den Haag, NL 2018: De Vlieg 'Canvas Koorts', Haarlem, NL 2018: Gal.no.0 Opening - The Contemperror, Den Haag, NL 2018: De Aanschouw "Portal in Public Space", Rotterdam, NL 2018: De Vlieg "Indicator Groupshow", Haarlem, NL 2017: Nouvelles Images 'DATING' Group show, Den Haag, NL 2017: KoMASK “Painting Master Salon 2017", Antwerpen, BE 2017: Haagse Kunstkring "On Your Own", Den Haag, NL 2017: SBK Kunst "SBK Young Sprouts 2017", Amsterdam, NL 2017: Galerie Ron Mandos “Best Of Graduates 2017”, Amsterdam, NL 2017: “Tough Love” Graduation show, Royal Academy of Art, Den Haag, NL 
2017: “Crystal Maze" Group Show, Den Haag, NL 
2016: Haimhauser Art, Video Installation, Dachau, DE 
2015: Haimhauser Art, Exhibition, Dachau, DE
 2014: Horror Vaccui, Pop-up Exhibition 2014 , Den Haag, NL 
Visual Performance
 2017: Sexy Violence, Sexyland, Amsterdam, NL 
2017: De Cultuur and Friends, Chicago Social Club, Amsterdam, NL 
2016: Deepsea Discotheque June, Pip Den Haag, VJ Visual Performance, NL 2016: Deepsea Discotheque May, Pip Den Haag, VJ Visual Production, NL 
 Music Performance (Gigs) 2018: Gal.no.0 Opening - The Contemperror, Den Haag, NL 2018: AKS Orbital Extensions, Pip Den Haag, NL 2017: La Piscina Club, KABK, Den Haag, NL 2017: PIP ‘Lekker Tien’, May, PIP, Den Haag, NL 2017: ’3 voor 12’ club’, May, Paardcafe, Den Haag, NL 2017: Radio Rietveld x Difference et Repetition, February, Studio/K, Amsterdam, NL 2017: Sexy Times, January, Sexyland, Amsterdam, NL 
2016: Fauna #3, December, HOOP, Den Haag, NL