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Benjamin Thure Heiken
London, United Kingdom
benjaminheiken@gmail.com

Education
2012 – 2014      MFA, Slade School of Fine Art. London,UK.
2008 – 2010      BFA, Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. USA.
2005 – 2008      Portland Community College. Portland, OR. USA.

Residencies
2014      Residency. Taroudant, Morocco.
2013      Contemporary Art Society Kilcash. Clonmel, County Tipperay, Ireland.
2012      Vermont Studio Center Residency. Johnson, Vermont. USA.

Exhibitions

2014      MFA/MA Degree Show. Slade School of Fine Art. London, UK.
2014      Clifford Chance Postgraduate Printmaking Exhibition. London, UK.
2014      Chelsea Arts Club Trust Award Show. Chelsea Arts Club. London, UK.
2014      Slade MFA Degree Show. Slade School of Fine Art. London, UK.
2014      Depres Deprest. Rock Room, UCL. London, UK.
2014      Second Person Looking Out. UCL Art Museum. London, UK.
2014      Voyeurism to Exhibitionism. In the House. London, UK.
2014      Slade Print Fair. Slade Research Centre. London, UK.
2013      MFA/MA Interim Show. Slade Research Centre. London, UK.
2013      ArtWorks Open 2013. Barbican Arts Group Trust. London, UK.
2013      Premonitions. TAP Gallery. Southend, UK.
2013      Work in Progress. Contemporary Art Society Kilcash. Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland.
2012      Linnton Arts Show. Portland, OR. USA
2011      The Enigmatic Suffering of Objects, PNCA. Portland OR. USA.
2010      Juried Show, PNCA. Portland, OR. USA.
2009      Solo Show. Legong. Portland, OR. USA.
2008      Monochromatic. Madrona Hill Cafe. Portland, OR. USA.
2007      Art of Change Gallery, United Way of the Columbia-Willamette. Portland OR. USA

Publications
2010      Submit, Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland OR. USA.
2008      Cloudrag. Vol. 2, Portland OR. USA.
2007      Cloudrag. Vol. 1, Portland OR. USA.
2006      The Pointed Circle, Portland Community College. Portland OR. USA.

Performance

2011      Chess Club Paintings. Portland, OR, USA.
2007      Poetry Reading. Cloudrag, Vol. 2 release. Valentine’s, Portland OR. USA.
2006      Poetry Reading. Portland Community College. Portland OR. USA.

Awards
2014      Long-listed, New Sensations. Saatchi Art. London, UK.
2013      Winner, Chelsea Art Prize. Chelsea Arts Club Trust. London, UK.
2013      Nominee, Red Mansion Art Prize. London, UK/Beijing, China.
2007      Winner, Kimberly Gales Emerging Artist Scholarship. Portland Open Studios. Portland, OR. USA.

Press

2007 Open Studios at a glance. Portland Tribune. Portland, OR, USA.

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