OLIVER GODOW was born in 1969 in Lübeck, Germany
currently works in Oslo and Zürich
1990-94 BA Photography Bournemouth University, UK. & Poole College of Art England
1995-97 MFA Fine Art Glasgow School of Art, UK.

AWARDS AND STIPENDS
The London Arts Board (Artist grant)
The Elephant Trust London (Artist grant)
Ministry of Lower Saxony (1yr work stipend)
Hasselblad Foundation (Project grant)
recently Durham Cathedral Artist Residency
currently artist in residence at the Nordic Art Centre NKD Norway
and at Stadtatelier Kanton Zurich Switzerland
shortlisted Kunststiftung Baden-Württemberg 8.1.2008

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Stenersen Museum Oslo (2009)
Kunsthalle Helsinki (2009)
Stenersen Museum Oslo (2008)
The Return Gallery Dublin (2008)
Reg Vardy Gallery/University of Sunderland (2007)
Kerava Art Museum Helsinki Finland (2006)
Art Forum Berlin, brouwer edition (2006)
Galerie Stefan Rasche, Münster (2005)
Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart (2005)
Schloss Wolfsberg Switzerland (2004)
Konsthall Lund, Sweden (2003)
Goethe Institut, London (2002)
Kunstverein Lingen, Lingen (2002)
Kunstfoyer Treuhand, Oldenburg (2001)
Galerie Irene Preiswerk, Zürich (2000)
Turku Art Museum, Finland, Project Room (1998)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Portrait: Berlin/Goethe Institut Washington DC, touring to Triest Art Museum (2007-08)
secret/RCA London (2007)
Art Cologne 2005, pure edition
Goethe-Institut, Hamburg (2004)
Palais für aktuelle Kunst, Kunstverein Glückstadt (2004)
Museum Ludwig Cologne - Positions of Contemporary Architecture Photography (2000)
The Photographers Gallery London - Blue Suburban Skies (1999)
Artist Commissions incl.:
KUMU - New Art Museum of Estonia, Tallinn 2005-06 with support by ifa
KUNSTMUSEUM STUTTGART 2004-05
CAMDEN ARTS CENTRE London 2002-04

LECTURESHIPS
University of Sunderland/Faculty of Fine Art (p/t), 2006-07
University of Cambridge/School of Architecture, 2004-05
University of Oxford/Ruskin School of Drawing, 2004-05
Reykjavik Art Academy of Iceland, 2005-06

WORKS IN COLLECTION
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Camden Arts Centre London
Kerava Art Museum UBS Bank Switzerland & Italy
HSH Nordbank Hamburg, Stadtmuseum Oldenburg, Stadt Lingen
City of Lund among private collectors