FOS

FOS (Thomas Poulsen) (b. 1971, Copenhagen, DK) lives and works in Copenhagen. Recent projects and exhibitions include: the commission Your success is your amnesia, redevelopment of a square in the Efterslægten school in Copenhagen, Performa 15, New York, group exhibition DON’T WORRY, at Kate McGarry Gallery, London (2015), Maggie Margaret lives at fig-2, ICA Studio, London (2015), his participation in the group exhibition Trust- The saloon, at GL STRAND, Copenhagen (2015) and the comprehensive solo exhibition Koøje (Porthole) at Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (2015). He recently completed the special commission of a permanent champagne bar for the foyer of the Danish Royal Opera, Always happy new year (2015) and The Montana Room at GL STRAND (2015). FOS designed the catwalk space for Céline’s SS16 collection at Paris Fashion week (2015).

Since 2013, FOS has been collaborating with the French fashion house Céline, developing a new body of work consisting of unique design and furniture items for the fashion house’s stores. Other projects include Small White Man – Echo (LP) (2015), Still Waters Run Deep, Odense Kunsten, Brandt’s Odense (2014); Agora, Athens Biennale, Athens (2013) Declaration of Unsolid Memories, Camden Arts Centre, London; Bageri, Andersen Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2012, which was awarded the Statens Kunstfond Prize, Denmark; OSLOO—A COLLECTION OF CENTERS, Armory Performance, New York, 2012; One Language Traveller, Statens Museum for Kunst, Denmark, 2011. FOS participated in the 54th Venice Biennale, 2011, with Osloo and as part of Speech Matters, Danish Pavillion.

FOS’ current projects include the commission of a tower in Aalborg park in Denmark and several private commissions.