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Palli Banine

Date of birth: 27/05/72, Iceland

Bachelor of Fine Arts, The Icelandic Academy of The Arts, 1997-2001.
Master of Transmedia, Sint Lukas, Brussels, Belgium, 2005-2007.

Wiels Contemporary Arts Centre, Brussels, Belgium 2008.

The Nordic travel grant (Sleipnir) for the Lys Over Lolland Festival, Saxkobing, Denmark, 2005.


Solo Exhibitions

Wintermass, Transit Gallery, Mechelen, Belgium, 2010
Torstrasse 111            Torstrasse 111, Berlin, Germany, 2010.
WE-Project Show            WE-Project. Brussels, Belgium, 2010.
A Year in a Day            Second Room Space, Zennestraat 17, Brussels, Belgium 2009
The Prayerer on the Threshold             Gallery Kling&Bang, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2007
Conversation Chapter 3             Poni space, Recyclart, Brussels, Belgium, 2005.
Conversation Chapter 2             Poni space, Recyclart, Brussels, Belgium, 2005.
I'm going to be good              Nonnabud, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.
The Herd Animal               Mokka Caffe, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2001.
Seen and Heard              Gallery Skuggi, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2001.
Nature's Children              Gallery Nema Hvad, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2000.

Group Exhibitions

Figura Cuncta Videntis, Thyssen-Bornemisza, Vienna, 2011
Changez, een Belgenshow
            21 Rozendaal, Enschede, Holland, 2010.
Finding Cheri Samba            Den Teirling, Brussels, Belgium, 2010.
Sound performance             Sound performance, Bozar, Brussels, Belgium, 2008. 
Sundogs             Truck Gallery, Calgary , Canada, 2008
Sirkus project            Frieze Art Fair, London, England, 2008
Duma             Wiels contemporary arts center, , Brussel, Belgium, 2008
Kling&Bang vs Thorstrasse 111            Thorstrasse 111, Berlin, Germany, 2007.
7th Dieter Roth Conference            Boekie Woekie, Amsterdam, Holland, 2007.
Glocal                                    Quartair Art Initiative, Den Haague, Holland, 2006.
6th Dieter Roth Conference            The Gulangyu Institude, Xiamen, China, 2006.
Gallery Isabella Bortollozi             Performance with Belgian performance unit Spasm, Berlin, Germany, 2006. 
Lys Over Lolland Festival      Performance/installation with Klink&Bank collective, Saxkobing, Denmark, 2005.
Berliner Liste      Performance/installation with Klink&Bank collective, Berlin Germany, 2005.
The Artists' Theatre           Performance/installation W.D.M at Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2005.
Open Day 3            Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2005.
Vanefni             Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.
Wintermass              The Nordic Cultural Centre, Reykjavik Iceland, 2004.
Open Day 2               Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.
The Dreams of Dystopia             Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.
5th Dieter Roth Conference             St Peterskirche, Lubeck, Germany, 2004.
Open Day 1               Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.
The Photographic Gesture     Minnesota Centre for Photography, Minneapolis, U.S.A, 2003.
The Open Gallery              Laugavegur, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2003.
3rd Dieter Roth Conference              Alafoss, Mosfellsbær, Iceland, 2002.
Grand Rock Arts Festival               Grand Rock, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2002.
Grass Roots               The Living art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2002.
Skaftfell In Range              The Cultural Centre of Seydisfjördur, Seydisfjördur, Iceland, 2001.
Graduation Exhibition            The Icelandic Academy of The Arts, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2001.


Other art related work and Collaborations

Assisting artist Pieter Vermeersch, for his installation,In Barcelona,Spain, 2010
Assisting artist Pieter Vermeersch, for his installation at Sint Niklaas crematorium, Belgium, 2008. 
Assisting director Kate McIntosh with performance Loose Promise, Melkweg, Amsterdam, 2007.
Performing the piece Hair from The Throat, at Grand Traversees festival, Bordeaux, 2007.
Collaboration with director Kate McIntosh on the project Hair From The Throat, at Sophiensalle theatre (Berlin), Kaaitheater (Brussels), La Villette (Paris) 2006.
Collaboration with the artist Christoph Schlingensief - contributing the work W.D.M. to his installation Animatograph: Odins Parsipark, Neuhardenberg, Germany, 2005.
Assistant to the artist Christoph Schlingensief for his exhibition Animatograph, Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2005.
Collaboration with the Belgian performance band Spasm, at The Artists' Theatre, Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2005.
Assistant to the artist John Bock for his project Skipholt, Gallery Kling&Bang, 2005.
Performance workshop with Belgian collective Poni, Kaaitheater, Brussels, Belgium, 2005.
Performer in the Paul MacCarthy & Jason Rhodes exhibition Dionysiac, at the Pompidou Centre, Paris, France, 2005. 
Assistant to the artist Hannes Larusson for his exhibition at Gallery Fugl,Reykjavik,Iceland,2005. 
Collaboration with the artists Paul MacCarthy and Jason Rhoades for their Sheep Plug exhibition at Gallery Kling&Bang, 2004.
Assistant to the artist David Askevold for his exhibition The Two Hanks, Gallery Kling&Bang, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.
Assistant to the artists Erling TV Klingenberg and David Diviney for their exhibition Are You Looking at Me at A.S.I. Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004. 
Assistant to the artist Radhildur Ingadottir for her exhibition Dreamscapes, Gallery Kling&Bang
Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.
Assistant to artist Hrafnkell Sigurdsson for his exhibition at Gallery i8, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2001.

Member of the Dieter Roth Academy since 2001.


The End of Education          Recyclart, Brussels, Belgium - July/August 2010.
The Hollow Earth           (The Artists' Theatre) at the opening night of The Icelandic Arts.
Festival Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2005.
Wintermass                                    The Nordic Cultural Centre, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.
The Dreams of Dystopia             Klink&Bank, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2004.