CV

Biography

2000 – 2005

Studies in Art History at the Open University, Copenhagen

2002

Became a member of the Danish Artists’ Society

2006

Became a member of Grønningen artists-collective association

2006 - 2009

Art consultant and member (appointed by the Academy Council) of the advisory committee of UBST/The Danish University and Property Agency (appointed by the Academy Council)

2009 - 2010

Art consultant for the Municipality of Guldborgsund’s new business center in Eskilstrup, Denmark (appointed by The Danish Arts Foundation)

2005 - 2011

Member of the Danish Academy Council and Danish Artist’s Society’s Jury (chairman 2008-2011)

2011 - 2017

Member of The Danish Royal Academy of Fine Arts

2013 - 2017

Member of The Academy Counsil

2017 -

Boardmember at the Institute of Contemporary Art OVERGADEN, Copenhagen

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2016

Cuts 'N Blobs, Petra Gut Contemporary, Zürich, Switzerland 

2016

Imagine Gold, FeldbuschWiesner Galerie, Berlin, Germany

2015

Interstellar, Gether Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark

2015

Between the Past and the Coming, Overgaden, Institut for Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014

Vertical, Marianne Friis Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark  

2013

Open studios, ISCP, New York, USA

2011

Pearl, PS Projectspace, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2011

Velvet Mirror and Diamonds, Asbaek AAC Showroom, Copenhagen, Denmark

2010

Mit Museum, KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg, Denmark

2007

Neighbourhood & Grass, Brænderigården, Viborg, Denmark

2006

The Well, Site-specific project for SALEN, Kunsthallen GL STRAND, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006

Curtain, Ostseebad Sellin, Rügen, Germany

2005

Galerie Hartwich Rügen, Germany

2004

SPACE BAR, Paintbox extensions, Copenhagen, Denmark

2004

70.02 Read yourself, Traneudstilling, Gentofte Main Library, Denmark

2004

Kan et Figentræ Bære Oliven? [Can a Fig Tree Bear forth the Olive ?], Art project, Østerbro Provsti (Deanery), Copenhagen, Denmark

 Altar Garden, Lundehus Church

 Resurrection, Hans Egede’s Church

-   Every Color You Are, Frihavn’s Church

2001

For example, Broadway Pink - 150 cm wide, Autumn Exhibition, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark

2001

Yellow. Red. Cigar, Overgaden, Copenhagen, Denmark

2000

Window painting / Window space, Window Space, Copenhagen, Denmark

Spiritual Kitchen, PAINTBOX, Copenhagen, Denmark

1999

Evergreen, Rampen, Copenhagen, Denmark

1998

An Installation of Painting, North Exhibition Space, Copenhagen, Denmark

1996

Humid Zone, Overgaden, Copenhagen, Denmark

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2017

Downshifting, RedLine Art Center, Denver, USA

2017

Idealer, Randers Art Museum, Denmark

2017

Idealer, Esbjerg Art Museum, Denmark

2016

Idealer, Fuglsang Art Museum, Denmark

2016

Fibbonacci Sequence, Francis Boeske Project, Amsterdam, Holland

2015

Self Storage, Another Space, Copenhagen, Denmark

2015

Qvartet, Esbjerg Art Museum, Esbjerg, Denmark

2015

Eccentric Abstraction, Feldbuschwiesner Galerie, Berlin, Germany 

2015

Grønningen, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014

Edition Norm Issue Nº3 / 2014, Berlin, Germany

2014

Transparent – Between the Base and the Surface , Gallery Charlotte Fogh, Aarhus; Denmark 

2014

Pragmatic Painting, Gallery Hartwich, Rügen, Germany

2014

CRYSTALLINE, Gallery DGV, Villa Tårnborg, Svendborg, Denmark

2014

PS 1999-2014 / A 15 YEARS ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION, PS Projectspace, Amsterdam, Netherlands  

2013

Baltic Sea Record 2013, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany

2013

ZIEGEN ZEIGEN. An Audio Tour through Copenhagen by Karin Sander Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013

Form - Signage, Sophienholm, Lyngby, Denmark

2013

Sculpture by the Sea, Aarhus Waterfront, Denmark

2013

Arkitektonisk Stuegang, Designmuseet Danmark, Copenhagen, Denmark 

2013

Giv os i dag…Når kunsten går i kirke, Museet for Religiøs Kunst, Lemvig, Denmark

2012

Giv os i dag…Når kunsten går i kirke, KØS Museum of Art in Public Spaces Køge, Denmark 

2012

Co Lab, The Barker Hangar, Los Angeles, USA

2012

Shaped by Time, The National Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012

Robert Jacobsen up to date, Esbjerg Art Museum, Denmark

2012

Landing, Teksas exhibition space, Græsted, Denmark 

2012

Ostrale, Dresden, Germany

2012

Land of the seven moles, PS projectspace, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2012

Grønningen, Docken, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012

Arkitektonisk Stuegang, Kunstcentret Silkeborg Bad, Denmark

2011

Visitation, Galerie Hartwich, Sellin, Rügen, Germany

2011

Crisp & Shout, Gallery KANT, Esbjerg, Denmark

2010

Preview, Tempelhof, Berlin, Germany

2010

Grønningen, Docken Nordhavnen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2010

Vråudstillingen, Kunstbygningen in Vrå, Denmark

2010

North, Galerie Hartwich, Sellin, Rügen, Germany 

2008

ROUNDABOUT, Contemporary Exhibition Space, Berlin, Germany

2008

Grønningen, Bornholm Art Museum, Denmark

2007, 06, 05

Grønningen, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark

2007

Young Blood, PS Projectspace, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

2006

Now here and never again, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark

2005

SPLASH, BOX 2.0. Copenhagen, Denmark (with architect Mette Skjold (Denmark) and visual artist Gerold Miller (Germany))

2005

Duschkonst, Galleri Leger, Malmö, Sweden

2005

Standard, Århus Exhibition space, Denmark

2004

Farbfilm 2004 - Abstraktion III, Kunstverein Schloss Plön & Schloss Plüschow, Niedenstein, Germany

2003

Horizontal Open, Galleri Tom Christoffersen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003

Vierzig mal, Kunstverein Rügen, Putbus, Germany

2003, 01

Norther Malerei, Galerie Hartwich, Sellin, Rügen, Germany

2001

Efterårsudstillingen, Autumn Exhibition, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark

2001

I:I, Herning Art Museum, Herning, Denmark

2000

Picture This, North Exhibition Space, Copenhagen, Denmark

1999

PAINTBOX, Copenhagen, Denmark

1999

Originals, North Exhibition Space, Copenhagen, Denmark

1999

Ringsted Galleriet (with Michael Mørk and Lisbeth Lyrstrand), Ringsted, Denmark

1998, 97, 91

Forårsudstillingen, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark

1995

Horizonline, Castle of Pomeranian Dukes, Szczecin, Poland

1992

Galleri Eva Marker, Copenhagen, Denmark

1991

The Young Artists Creative Triennial of Baltic States, Vilnius, Lithuania

Curatorial activities

2004 - 2005

BOX 2.0 Art and Architecture in Collaboration, Vognmagergade 2, Copenhagen, Denmark
Initiator and co-curator (w/ visual artist Michael Mørk and architect Gitte Johannesen)

2003 - 2004

Kan et Figentræ Bære Oliven? CAN A FIG TREE BEAR FORTH THE OLIVE?, Østerbro Provsti (Deanery), Copenhagen, Denmark
Initiator and co-curator (w/ parish minister Anne-Mette Gravgaard)

2003 - 2004

PAINTBOX extensions, Vognmagergade 2, Copenhagen, Denmark
Initiator and co-curator (w/ visual artist Michael Mørk and art historian Trine Møller Madsen)

1999 - 2000

PAINTBOX, Bredgade 65, Copenhagen, Denmark
Initiator and co-arranger (w/ visual artist Michael Mørk)

 

Site-specific projects in the public space

2016 - 2020

handwoven stories from the colorfields make the blanket warm. Site-specific decoration for Hvidovre Hospital, Denmark.

2013 - 2014

Concrete Poetry. Site-specific decoration for atrium at VUC, Vejle Campus, Denmark. 

2014

NUL Ét. Decoration for UNI:C, National Agency for It and Learning, the Danish Ministry of Education, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2013 - 2014

Lottes Prisme. Site-specific decoration for nursing home LOTTE, Copenhagen, Denmark
Developer: OK Fonden

2013

ATLAS I-V. Site-specific decoration for nursing home Bertram Knudsens Have, Kolding, Denmark

2012

Every Color You Are,(vol II). Decoration for foyer at Civilstyrelsen, Copenhagen

2011

Puzzle. Site-specific decoration of reception area at the law firm LETT, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011

Atlas. Site-specific decoration of reception area at the officehotel First Clients, Copenhagen, Denmark

2007 - 2008

Contemplation. Site-specific decoration of the church at the National Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark. Architect: Mathilde Petri. Building owner: The National Hospital. Donation by The New Carlsberg Foundation

2007 - 2008

The Weather Report. Site-specific decoration of the foyer at VKR Holding A/S, Hørsholm, Denmark. Building owner: VKR Holding A/S

2007 - 2008

Abbott Interior. Site-specific decoration for Abbott Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark. Architect: Hartkorn. Building owner: Abbott Denmark.

2007 -

Fleet House. Site-specific decoration of office building’s façade, Fleet Street, London, United Kingdom. Collaboration w/ architect firm of C. F. Møller. Developer: Landsecurities.

2006 - 2007

Olympic Boogie Woogie. Site-specific decoration of foyer and lounge, Idrættens Hus, Brøndby, Denmark. Architect: Claus Francke m.a.a. Building owner: DIF, Sports Confederation of Denmark.

2006 - 2007

Playground. Site-specific decoration for Torsted School, Horsens, Denmark. Architect: Arkitema. Building owner: Municipality of Horsens.

2005 - 2006

Inventor Sheets. Site-specific decoration at Patent- og Varemærkestyrelsen (The Danish Patent And Trademark Office), Tåstrup, Denmark. Architect: Nymand + Ravn. Building owner: Slots- og Ejendomsstyrelsen (The Palaces and Properties Agency).

2006

Blue. Rosengaard Shopping Mall, Odense, Denmark

2006

I will be your first factory. Site-specific decoration for the First Factory knitwear factory, Herning, Denmark

2005

Naked Orange. Shower cabin for Duschkonst, INR - Stockholm Furniture Fair, Sweden

2004

I will be your mirror. Site-specific decoration for Aalborg University – Esbjerg Campus, Denmark. Architect: Kjær og Richter. Building owner: UBST/Universitets- og Bygningsstyrelsen (The Danish University and Property Agency).

2004 - 2006

Oksbøl Color Base. Site-specific decoration of 5 quarters at the Oksbøl Camp, Denmark. Architect: Arkitema. Developer: Forsvarets Bygningstjeneste (Danish Defense Construction Service).

2002 - 2006

Nordlyset. Site-specific decoration for residential housing complex on Amerikakaj, Copenhagen, Denmark. Collaboration w/ architect firm of C.F. Møller. Developer: JM Danmark 

Competitions / Sketches

2011

Haraldsgadekvarteret, Copenhagen Municipality Renewal District, Denmark

2009

Novo Nordisk, Bagsværd, Denmar

2009

Rambøll Headquarter Ørestaden, Denmark. Building owner: Rambøll A/S. Architect: Dissing & Weitling

2008

Halden Fængsel, Oslo, Norway. Building owner: Statens Kunstfond KORO (The Norwegian Arts Foundation), Norway. Architect: Erik Møllers Tegnestue

2008

Aalborg Havn Denmark Building owner: Aalborg Kommune (Municipality of Aalborg), Denmark

2008

Nordlyskatedralen, Alta, Norway. Building owner: Alta Kommune (Municipality of Alta), Norway. Architect: Schmidt, Hammer & Lassen

2007

Lisbjerg School, Århus Denmark. Building owner: Århus Kommune (Municipality of Aarhus). Architect: Kjær og Richter

Honorary stipends, prizes and awards

2015

Ole Haslunds Kunstnerfond, honorary stipend 

2015

Residency at Accademia di Danimarca, Rome, Italy

2015

15. Juni Fonden 

2015,03,02,00,99

The Danish Arts Foundation’s honorary one-year work grants

2013

Residency at ISCP (International Studio and Curatorial Program), New York, USA.

2012

Residency at Can Lis, Mallorca. (Danish Arts Foundation)

2012

Mogens Zielers Fond, honorary stipend

2013, 09, 01, 96

Grosserer L.F. Foghts Fond 

2008

The Danish Arts Foundation, 3-year stipend

2008

Residency New York, Bikuben Foundation

2007

The Danish Arts Foundation, travel stipend

2007

Anne Marie Telmanyi født Carl-Nielsen Fond, honorary stipend

2006

Nominated for Mies van der Rohe Prize, for “Nordlyset”

2006

Winner of ”Building of the Year” for Nordlyset, awarded by Byggeri magazine

2005

Fru Andrea Jensen og Prins Jørgens Legat, honorary stipend

2004

Prize of honor awarded by the Danish Arts Foundation

2003

Marie & Victor Haagen-Müllers Fond, honorary stipend

2002

Aage og Yelva Nimbs Fond, honorary stipend

2002

Akademiraadets Understøttelsesfond

2001

Henry Heerups Legat, honorary stipend

2001, 98, 96

Akademiraadets Legat til Yngre Kunstnere

2000, 96

Copenhagen’s Culture Foundation 

1999

Prize of honor awarded by the Danish Arts Foundation

1996

Irgens-Berghs Kunstnerlegat

1996

The Camargo Foundation Fellowship Grant

Public Collections

ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Ishøj, Denmark

KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg, Denmark

Esbjerg Art Museum, Esbjerg, Denmark

Malmø Art Museum, Sweden

Danish Arts Foundation

Ny Carlsberg Foundation