Curriculum Vitae

Christian Houge

(Born in Oslo, Norway 1972)



Residence of Impermanence at Fotografiska, Stockholm, Sweden. Solo.

METAFYSICA with works from Residence of Impermanence

Group show, Haugar Kunstmuseum, Vestfold, Norway.

HELT DYRISK - Residence of Impermanence - Group show, Preus Museum, Horten

Residence of Impermanence, Galleri Fineart, Oslo. Solo.


Transfiguration, Galleri Balder, Oslo - Group show w/ Andres Serrano, Christer Strømholm

Into the Light, Galleri Balder, Oslo. Group show


Shadow Within/Rituals - Gulden Kunstverk, Drammen. Solo

In;Human Nature - Commission, MAAEMO restaurant.

Mirror,Mirror - Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco.

Group show w/Ed Ruscha, Adam Fuss, Liliana Porter


InHuman Nature, TM51 Gallery, Oslo. Solo

Fotofever/ParisPhoto, Louvre, Paris

Cornette de Saint Cyr, Auction, Paris


Paradise Lost, Arctic Technology/Barentsburg/ and Shadow Within

Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing, China. Solo

Fotofever (ParisPhoto), Artistics Art Gallery, Paris. Group show

Paradise Lost, Arctic Technology/Barentsburg/Shadow Within.

How Art Museum, Wenzhou, China. Solo

Paradise Lost, Arctic Technology/Barentsburg/Shadow Within.

Redtory, Guangzhou, China. Solo


Shadow Within, Darkness Burns Bright

FineArt Gallery, Oslo 2010-2013 - Solo

Shadow Within. Beyond Earth Art • (contemporary artists and the environment) Johnson Museum of Art, New York. Group show (incl. Olafur Eliasson, Edward Burtynsky, Mathew Brandt, Yun-Fei Ji amongst others)

Arctic Technology The El Paso Museum of Art, Texas. Group show

Arctic Technology Glenbow Museum, Alberta, Group show

Shadow Within LIFF (Lofoten International Photofestival) Solo


Shadow Within - Nominated for the Prix Pictet Award

Shadow Within Hosfelt Gallery, San Fransisco USA. Solo

Accompanied by Call of the Wild`( Joseph Beuys, Ed Ruscha, Patricia Piccinini and Alan Rath)

Arctic Technology series. Carnegie, Oslo, Commission.

Vanishing Ice Tour, USA/Canada, Whatcom Museum 2013-2015.

Publication - Alpine and Polar Landscapes in Art, 1775-2012 Author: Barbara Matilsky.

Altered Landscapes: Photographs of a changing environment (Impact of human activity on natural landscapes) by Ann M. Wolfe. Rizzoli Publications.


Vanishing Ice, Whatcom (Museum of Washington), USA, 2012.

Arctic Technology Group show

Shadow Within Public speaking, Ambassadors residence, London


Arctic Technology Akershus Kunstsenter, Oslo Group show

7th Lane - Photography from Heaven and Hell – PUG Group show - Oslo

In Full Color, Hosfelt Gallery, New York.

Arctic Technology/ Barentsburg. Group show


Nominated for the Prix Pictet Award with the series `Barentsburg`.

Arctic Technology/ Barentsburg. Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, Solo

AntArctica, Haugar Kunstmuseum. Group show

The Coldest Winter Hosfelt Gallery, San. Francisco. Group show


Arctic Technology Hosfelt Gallery, New York, USA, Solo

Arctic Technology Gardermoen Airport, 10-year Anniversary Oslo. Public

Arctic Technology Oslo Central Station/Rom for Kunst, Oslo. Public


Art Basel/Scout Gallery, London, Miami. Group show

Photo London Fair, Zebra Gallery London. Group show

Annual Grants exhibition Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo. Group show

Annual Grants exhibition Fotogalleriet, Oslo. Group show

Arctic Technology Defense Ministry H.Q. Oslo. Commission


Sotheby's London. Group show auction

Zebra One, London. Group show

Annual Grants exhibition, Oslo. Group show

Arctic Technology. Commission - Defense Ministry H.Q. Oslo.


Arctic Technology - Scout Gallery, London. Solo

Arctic Technology - BMW Awards, Paris Photo. Group show

Arctic Technology/ Barentsburg

Paris Photo, Louvre, Paris, Scout Gallery (London). Group show

Photo London Fair (Scout Gallery, London). Group show


Annual grants exhibition, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo. Group show

Økokrim, Oslo, Commission. Public

Eiendomspar, Oslo. Commission. Public


Autumn grants exhibition, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo. Group show