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MARIUS ENGH
"ORDER, CALM, SILENCE AND DRAIN"
05.10.- 03.11.2012 / PREVIEW: FRIDAY 05.10.2012 / 19.00-21.00

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A carpet turned painting, turned envelope, turned drawing, turned curtain.
A monument turned subway station, turned photography.
A throne turned drain, turned crooked mirror.




















This is Marius Engh's fourth solo exhibition at STANDARD (OSLO). Other recent solo exhibitions include “My Target Is Your Eyes” at Galleria Gentili, Prato,"An Aggregation of Adversary" at Layr Wuestenhagen, Vienna; "Exhume to Consume" at Supportico Lopez, Berlin; and "The Center of the World" at Preus Museum – National Museum of Photography, Horten. Marius Engh’s works have previously been included in exhibitions at Kunsthall Oslo, Oslo; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster; Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen; Kunsthalle Bern, Bern; The Bruxelles Biennial, Bruxelles; and Witte de With, Rotterdam.

This exhibition concludes seven years of program in Hegdehaugsveien 3. A publication documenting the 56 exhibitions and discussing the architecture of Knut Knutsen, who designed the building, will be launched in November.

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 on view in the gallery's two different venues:

Hegdehaugsveien 3
N-0352 Oslo

Waldemar Thranesgate 86c
N-0175 Oslo

Next exhibition projects:

Frieze Art Fair / London
11.10.-14.10.2012

Oscar Knows Gardar. Gardar Knows Matias. Matias Knows Fredrik. Fredrik Sort of
Knows Gardar. But Gardar Knows Marius. And that Gardar Knows Matias We
Already Know. But Matias Also Knows Anders.
09.11.-15.12.2012

Art Basel Miami Beach / Miami Beach
05.12.-09.12.2012

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    SOME_IV_2012_001_2
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    Marius Engh
    Order, Calm, Silence and Drain [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    SOME/IV 2012-001/2
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    SOME_IV_2012_001_1
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    Marius Engh
    Order, Calm, Silence and Drain [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    SOME/IV 2012-001/1
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    SOME_PH_2012_003_1.001
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    Marius Engh
    Ghost Station (#01-03)
    2012
    Analogue C-print on Fuji Crystal dp II matt paper / 142.5 x 123 x 4.5 cm / 56.1 x 48.4 x 1.8"
    3 panels, each: 123 x 142.5 x 4.5 cm / 48 1/2 x 56 x 1 3/4 in
    Edition: 3 + 1 AP / SOME/PH 2012-003/1
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    SOME_PH_2012_003_1.002
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    Marius Engh
    Ghost Station (#01-03)
    2012
    Analogue C-print on Fuji Crystal dp II matt paper / 142.5 x 123 x 4.5 cm / 56.1 x 48.4 x 1.8"
    3 panels, each: 123 x 142.5 x 4.5 cm / 48 1/2 x 56 x 1 3/4 in
    Edition: 3 + 1 AP / SOME/PH 2012-003/1
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    SOME_PH_2012_003_1.003
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    Marius Engh
    Ghost Station (#01-03)
    2012
    Analogue C-print on Fuji Crystal dp II matt paper / 142.5 x 123 x 4.5 cm / 56.1 x 48.4 x 1.8"
    3 panels, each: 123 x 142.5 x 4.5 cm / 48 1/2 x 56 x 1 3/4 in
    Edition: 3 + 1 AP / SOME/PH 2012-003/1
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    SOME_IV_2012_001_3
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    Marius Engh
    Order, Calm, Silence and Drain [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    SOME/IV 2012-001/3
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    SOME_IV_2012_001_4
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    Marius Engh
    Order, Calm, Silence and Drain [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    SOME/IV 2012-001/4
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    SOME_IV_2012_001_5
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    Marius Engh
    Order, Calm, Silence and Drain [Waldemar Thranes gate 86C]
    2012
    Installation view
    SOME/IV 2012-001/5
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    SOME_TW_2012_004.002
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    Marius Engh
    Chase
    2012
    Dye sublimation print on Polyester 205g
    4 panels, individual measures:
    360 x 600 cm / 141.73 x 236.22 in
    360 x 600 cm / 141.73 x 236.22 in
    364 x 600 cm / 143.31 x 236.22 in
    364 x 600 cm / 143.31 x 236.22 in
    Overall dimensions:
    365 x 1450 x 20 cm / 143.7 x 570.87 x
    Unique / SOME/TW 2012-004
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    SOME_IV_2012_001_7
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    Marius Engh
    Order, Calm, Silence and Drain [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    SOME/IV 2012-001/7
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    SOME_IV_2012_001_8
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    Marius Engh
    Order, Calm, Silence and Drain [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    SOME/IV 2012-001/8
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    SOME_IV_2012_001_9
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    Marius Engh
    Order, Calm, Silence and Drain [Hegdehaugsveien 3]
    2012
    Installation view
    SOME/IV 2012-001/9
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    SOME_S_2012_001.003
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    Marius Engh
    Drain
    2012
    Welded Aluminium
    150 x 100 x 11 cm / 59 x 39 x 4"
    Unique / SOME/S 2012-001
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    SOME_S_2012_001.004
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    Marius Engh
    Drain
    2012
    Welded Aluminium
    150 x 100 x 11 cm / 59 x 39 x 4"
    Unique / SOME/S 2012-001
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