2012 Ilja Karilampi
*1983, Göteborg, Sweden
Lives and works in Europe
Studies at Städelschule, Frankfurt, 2005-2010, with Tobias Rehberger,
Eric D Clark, Isabelle Graw
Exchange student at Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm, 2008-2009
h00dumentary, new video genre, sculptural installation. Euro pallet seating,
fluorescent spraypaint. UV neon tubes. Tweaked offset a5 flyers, framed.
Dubbla Hastigheten, silicone Luglife gym bags. ICoke cement bricks. Pushups from
the loft ceiling. Black and white booklet with transcription of Vanguard documentary.
The Hunter in the Armchair, a novel “based on a true story”, to be published on Morava
Books, Poznan, Poland, in the spring of 2012. Snazzy details. Nigerian Prada.
Bismillah. Slowly start changing DJ alter ego and move into new neon work and life
philosophy. New York Minute, HD h264 video, 1 min 0 sec, 2012