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Student Showcase Archive

Mette Boel

MA work

MA work

  • In Search of the Miraculous

    In Search of the Miraculous, Mette Boel 2016
    Photographer: Mette Boel


    FAKE SUN, Mette Boel 2016
    Installation, digital collage on Phototex
    600 cm x 240 | Photographer: Mette Boel


    FAKE SUN, Mette boel 2016
    Installation (digital collage on Phototex, MDF, textured spray paint, found objects)
    600 cm x 244 cm x 300 cm

  • Coral

    Coral, Mette Boel 2015
    Installation. (digital collage on Phototex)
    580 cm x 260 cm | Photographer: Mette Boel

  • New Beam

    New Beam, Mette Boel 2015
    Installation. (metal, sand, pigment)
    circumference 200 cm | Photographer: Mette Boel

  • Laguna I

    Laguna I, Mette Boel 2015
    digital c-type print
    54 cm x 85 cm | Photographer: Mette Boel

  • Laguna II

    Laguna II, Mette Boel 2015
    Digital c-type print
    54 cm x 85 cm | Photographer: Mette Boel

In Search of the Miraculous

'In Search of the Miraculous'


Digital collage on Phototex. 600 x 370 cm

(digital photography of arms, scan of towel)

Digital print on swim suit

60 x 30 cm

Wood, fake palm leave, string, silicone.



  • MA Degree


    School of Humanities


    MA Sculpture, 2016

  • Mette Boel (1982) is a Danish artist based in London. Boel’s main focus is sculpture and the photographic image and the relationship between the two.The work focuses on the paradox of digital representations of the real using nature, materiality and the human body as sites of reality.

    Recent shows include Adjacent Realities at the Austrian Cultural Forum in London, solo show FAKE SUN at ArtLacuna and 50 x 50 x 50 at Kastrupgaard Art Museum in Denmark. 

  • Degrees

  • BA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art, 2013
  • Experience

  • Visiting lecturer, Chelsea College of Art and Design
  • Exhibitions

  • SWEAT, Camden Arts Centre, London, 2016; FAKE SUN, ArtLacuna, London, 2016; 50 x 50 x 50, Kastrupgaardssamlingen, Copenhagen, 2016; Adjacent Realities, The Austrian Cultural Forum, London, 2015
  • Publications

  • Mette Boel, FAKE SUN 2.0. 2016; Catharina Bond, Adjacent Realities, 2015