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Ken Friedman

Artist and designer: From 1966, active in Fluxus, the international experimental group for art, design, architecture, and music. Work represented in major museums and galleries around the world, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Tate Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, the Guggenheim Museum, Stadtsgalerie Stuttgart, and others. Work exhibited in many group exhibitions, including the Biennale of Venice, the Royal Academy of Art in London, Museum Ludwig in Cologne, and the Whitney Museum in New York. Personal details: Born September 19, 1949, New London, Connecticut, USA. Married to Ditte Mauritzon Friedman. Lives in Southern Sweden, across the Oresund Bridge from Copenhagen. Education: B.A., M.A., 1971. San Francisco State University. Interdisciplinary studies in education, psychology, and social science. Ph.D., 1976. Graduate School of Human Behavior, United States International University. Leadership and human behavior. Honors in organizational management and behavior. Current employment: Professor of Leadership and Strategic Design, Department of Organization and Leadership, Norwegian School of Management, Oslo, and Design Research Center, Denmark's Design School, Copenhagen. Visiting Professor of Art and Design, Advanced Research Institute, Faculty of Art, Media, and Design, Staffordshire University.

Selected Solo Exhibitions 1966 New York: Fluxus 1971 Remscheid, Germany: Vice Versand 1972 Oakland: The Oakland Museum Vancouver: Vancouver Art Gallery 1973 Koebenhavn: Daner Galeriet Omaha: Joslyn Art Museum Davis: University of California Lincoln: Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery Berlin: Paramedia Gallery 1974 Geneva: Ecart Buenos Aires: Centro de Arte y Comunicacion San Francisco: Phoenix Gallery La Jolla: Graphis Gallery Poznan: Galeria Akumulatory Montreal: Vehicule 1975 Budapest: Fiatal Muveszek Klubja Calgary: Alberta College of Art Boise: Boise Gallery of Art Aalst: New Reform Gallery Lund: Gallery S:t Petri 1977 Finsterwolde: Galerie Waalkens 1978 Syracuse: The Everson Museum Tulsa: Philbrook Art Center 1979 Washington, DC: Washington Project for the Arts Amsterdam: Stempelplaats New York: Nobe Gallery 1980 New York: P.S.1 1983 Jackson: Mississippi Museum of Art 1985 New York: Jean-Noel Herlin, Inc. 1986 New York: Gallery Schlesinger-Boisante Köln: Inge Baecker Gallery 1987 New York: Emily Harvey Gallery 1988 New York: Emily Harvey Gallery 1990 Rotterdam: Zeger Reijers Galerie Zagreb: Museum of Contemporary Art 1991 Amsterdam: Galerie A 1997 Konstföreningen Aura, Lund 2000 University of Iowa Museum of Art