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STANDARD (OSLO)
PRESS RELEASE

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MATIAS FALDBAKKEN
"BIT ROT"
11.05.-16.06.2012 / PREVIEW: 11.05.2012 / 18.00-21.00

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UHF and VHF TV antennas
Toilet paper
Jerry cans
Angle grinder
Concrete
Wooden crate
Liebherr refrigerator
Chain lever block
Lever straps
C-print on Fuji Chrystal archival grade
Wooden frame
Museum glass
Molotow ink
Blue metallic spray
Methylated spirits
T-shirts

Matias Faldbakken's works will parallel to this exhibition also feature in the exhibitions dOCUMENTA (13) in Kassel, "Remote Control" at ICA, London and "Painting Now" at Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich. Recent solo exhibitions include The Power Station, Dallas; Office for Contemporary Art, Oslo; Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen; Objectif Exhibitions, Antwerp; Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, and Kunsthalle St. Gallen, St. Gallen.

For further information please visit our webpage: www.standardoslo.no or contact Eivind Furnesvik at eivind@standardoslo.no or +47 917 07 429 / +47 22 60 13 10. STANDARD (OSLO) is open Tuesday-Friday: 12.00-17.00 / Saturday: 12.00-16.00. Sunday and Monday: Closed. The exhibition will be in the gallery's two different venues:

Hegdehaugsveien 3                            Preview: 11.05.2011 / 18.00 - 20.00
N-0352 Oslo

Waldemar Thranesgate 86 C               Preview: 11.05.2011 / 19.00 - 21.00
N-0175 Oslo


Next exhibitions:

Art Basel 43 / Galleries Section / Unlimited: Nina Beier
13.06.-17.06.2012

Fredrik Værslev
24.08.-29.09.2012

          

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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-01
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    1/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/1
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-05
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    5/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/5
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-02
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    2/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/2
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-03
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    3/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/3
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-04
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    4/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/4
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    SOMF-2012-010-Final
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #08)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-010
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    _C9T4066
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #11)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-013
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    SOMF-2012-009-Final
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #07)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-009
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    SOMF-2012-008-Final
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #06)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-008
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    _C9T4076
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #01)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-003
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    _C9T4075
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #03)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-005
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    SOMF-2012-006
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #04)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-006
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    SOMF-2012-004-Final
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #02)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-004
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-06
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    6/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/6
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-07
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    7/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/7
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    SOMF-2012-021-A
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Untitled (Fridge Sculpture)
    2012
    Liebherr refrigerator, lever straps, chain lever block
    85 x 60 x 60 cm / 33 x 24 x 24"
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-021
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    SOMF-2012-021-C
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Untitled (Fridge Sculpture)
    2012
    Liebherr refrigerator, lever straps, chain lever block
    85 x 60 x 60 cm / 33 x 24 x 24"
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-021
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-08
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    8/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/8
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    SOMF-2012-007-Final
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #05)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-007
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    SOMF-2012-012
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #10)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-012
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-09
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    9/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/9
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-10
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    10/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/10
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-11
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    11/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/11
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    SOMF-2012-014-A
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery and Concrete Crate
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper), poured concrete and wooden crate with lever straps / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    Photography: 164 x 122 x 3.5 cm / framed Wooden crate: 172 x 132 x 13 cm
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-014
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    SOMF-2012-014-B
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery and Concrete Crate
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper), poured concrete and wooden crate with lever straps / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    Photography: 164 x 122 x 3.5 cm / framed Wooden crate: 172 x 132 x 13 cm
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-014
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    SOMF-2012-014-C
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery and Concrete Crate
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper), poured concrete and wooden crate with lever straps / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    Photography: 164 x 122 x 3.5 cm / framed Wooden crate: 172 x 132 x 13 cm
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-014
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    SOMF-2012-WTGT-IV-12
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    12/12 / SOMF/IV 2012-004/12
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    _C9T4074
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Fashioned by Slavery (Oslo #09)
    2012
    Indian ink on / framed lightjet print (on Fuji Chrystal archival grade paper) / 122 x 164 x 3.5 cm / 48 x 64.6 x 1.4"
    160 x 118 cm / 63 x 46"
    Unique / SOMF/PH 2012-011
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    SOMF_IV_2012_002_1.001.O
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    1/9 / SOMF/IV 2012-003/1
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    SOMF-2012-HEHV-IV-08
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Untitled (Antennas #1)
    2012
    UHF and VHF TV antennas, toilet paper
    Three units with measurements as follows: 1. 160 x 72 x 27 cm 2. 350 x 350 x 302 cm (Steel bar with 5 antennas) 3. 240 x 109 x 27 cm
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-022
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    SOMF_IV_2012_002_2.002.O
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    2/9 / SOMF/IV 2012-003/2
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    SOMF_IV_2012_002_3.002.O
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    3/9 / SOMF/IV 2012-003/3
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    SOMF-2012-023-A
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Jerry Cans (Oslo #1)
    2012
    Poured concrete and steel petrol cans
    8 green Jerry Cans each 34 x 47 x 16 cm
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-023
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    SOMF-2012-027-A
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Jerry Cans (Oslo #3)
    2012
    Steel petrol cans
    5 green Jerry Cans each 34 x 47 x 16 cm 1 red Jerry Cans each 34 x 47 x 16 cm
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-027
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    SOMF_IV_2012_002_4.002.O
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    4/9 / SOMF/IV 2012-003/4
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    SOMF_IV_2012_002_5.002.O
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    5/9 / SOMF/IV 2012-003/5
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    SOMF-2012-026-A
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Jerry Cans (Oslo #2)
    2012
    Poured concrete and steel petrol cans
    8 green Jerry Cans each 34 x 47 x 16 cm1 red Jerry Cans each 34 x 47 x 16 cm
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-026
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    SOMF_IV_2012_002_6.001.O
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Bit Rot [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    6/9 / SOMF/IV 2012-003/6
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    SOMF-2012-025-B
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    Matias Faldbakken
    Untitled (Antennas #2)
    2012
    UHF and VHF TV antennas, toilet paper
    Three units with measurements as follows:1. 350 x 350 x 386 cm (Steel bar with 7 antennas)2. 150 x 70 x 27 cm3. 146 x 85 x 27 cm
    Unique / SOMF/S 2012-025
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