Isha Bøhling is a British/Danish artist working in painting, sculpture, sound, curating, music and singing songs that she writes and performs herself. Brought up in Cornwall and Copenhagen she is currently based in London and has shown extensively, nationally and internationally.
Isha Bøhling was selected for The Whitechapel Open 2015 in London. Exhibited in Kunstraum Baden, Switzerland and Dilston Grove, London in 2015. Shortlisted for the East London Painting Prize 2014. and nominated for the artist residency at the Getty Foundation, Siena Arts Institute, Italy in 2012. She represented the UK at the Gongju Biennial, South Korea. (2006) Bøhling has exhibited in ‘Transit’ at The Recoleta museum, Buenos Aires, Argentina and ‘Mars Now’ Rua Sympatica, Sau Paulo, Brazil. Other recent London shows include ‘Systems and Patterns’ The Whitechapel Gallery, ‘Crash Open’ Charlie Dutton Gallery, selected by Matthew Collings, and ‘Dig Down in Time’, Man and Eve Gallery. ‘Please write’ Posted, London and ‘Souvenirs’ at Angus Hughes London.
US shows include ‘Twin Twin’ at Pierogi Gallery, New York and ‘8x8x8’ at the Soap Factory, Minneapolis. Bemis Centre of Contemporary Arts, Omaha NE. Juried shows of note include the Hunter Museum, Tennesse USA and The Sioux City Art Museum. USA.
Bøhling has also been a finalist in the John Moores 23 Painting Prize. Artsway 05 and the Red Mansion Prize. She was also short-listed for the Observer Student Prize in 2002.
Bøhling graduated from an MA Fine Art at Central Saint Martins, London in 2002. Bøhling has lectured and taught extensively including: The Getty Foundation Siena Arts institute, Italy. Bemis centre for contemporary arts, Omaha NE, USA. West Kent College, St Martins, London College of Communication and Camberwell, UAL London.
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