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born 1964, Odense, Denmark. Lives and works in Copenhagen
Member of The Royal Academy of Fine Arts, The Danish Artists’ Society and Danish Visual Artists


Education

1998-99 – Bachelor of Art Theory and communication, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts
1991-97 – MFA, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts
1984-86 – Schools of Architecture, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts

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Solo exhibitions

2019 – Echoes, Galleri Kant, Copenhagen
2018 – Salon des Refusés. Horsens Art Museum, Horsens
2017 – Hello Darkness, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Esbjerg (catalog)
2016 – Salon des Refusés. Den FRIE – centre of contemporary art, Copenhagen (catalog)
2014 – Each and Every one, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus
2014 – Beginnings and Ends, Kunstverein Buchholz Nordheide, Buchholz, Germany with Eva Steen Christensen (catalog)
2014 – I am You are. Galleri Thomas Wallner, Sweden
2013 – Skin of mine. Brandts, Odense (catalog)
2013 – Looking for somewhere. Galleria Effearte, Milano, Italy
2012 – Dobbeltsyn/Diplopia. Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen, with Michael Mørk
2009 – Back to the Lot, Skulpturi, Copenhagen (catalog)
2006 – Work/space, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, guest at PRO
2005 – Herfra hvor jeg står. Gallery Nordlys, Copenhagen
2005 – A room of ones own, Showroom, FFKD, Copenhagen (catalog)
2004 – A Room of ones own, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, guest at Den Gyldne
2004 – A Room of ones own, Ringsted Gallery, Ringsted
2000 – Layer 2, Vester Voldgade, Copenhagen, with Rikke Ravn (catalog)
2001 – Traneudstillingen, Gentofte Art library, Gentofte
1998 – Cover Up, Overgaden, Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
1991 – Eternity, Gallery Kongo, Copenhagen

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Selected group exhibitions

2020 – Himmelvendt, t e x a s, Græsted, curated by Karin Lind
2020 – ENTER Art fair Copenhagen, Chalotte Fogh Gallery
2020 – Burnt out Umbrella and other Stories, Chalotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus
2020 – EXHALE, with Ida Retz Wessberg and Nils Elvebak Skalegård, Sirin, Copenhagen
2020 – Grønningen, Den Frie Centre of contemporary art, Copenhagen
2019 – ENTER Art fair, Galleri Kant, Copenhagen
2019 – Ringstednatten, skulptur på sokkel, curated by Morten Kamper Jacobsen
2019 – MARKET Art fair, Charlotte Fogh Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden
2019 – Solidaritetssalonen, TALETID, Rønnebæksholm
2018 – CARL NIELSEN OG ANNE MARIE CARL-NIELSENS LEGAT, Den FRIE – centre of contemporary art, (catalog)
2018 – Lys over Lolland, Sakskøbing Sukkerfabrik, Sakskoebing
2018 – Locker Room, Summer Salon, Charlotte Fogh Galleri, Aarhus
2018 – Ks Jylland på Heltborg, Heltborg Museum, Thy
2018 – SSS2018 biennalen, Søby, Aeroe
2018 – Plateau I, R2 Galleri, Bornholm, curated by Henriette Noermark
2018 – POWER PLANT, Kunsthal NORD, Aalborg
2018 – Locker Room, Charlotte Fogh Galleri, Aarhus
2017 – Heartland Festival, Egeskov Castle, Kværndrup, curated by Henriette Noermark
2017 – ENGROS, Grønttorvet, Copenhagen
2017 – Carte Blanche, The French Embassy, Copenhagen, curated by Natalia Gutman
2017 – ART ROTTERDAM, Charlotte Fogh Galleri, Aarhus
2016 – Decembristerne. Den FRIE – centre of contemporary art, Copenhagen
2016 – Domino, SAK, Svendborg
2016 – CODE Art Fair, Charlotte Fogh Galleri, Aarhus
2016 – Skulpturlandsby Selde 2016, curated by Marianne Jørgensen (catalog)
2016 – Itch under the Skin, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus
2016 – Art Herning, Charlotte Fogh Gallery
2016 – BEERS 5 – 100 Kvinder på Kro, Huset for Kunst og Design, Holstebro, curated by Melou Vanggaard
2016 – La Maison rouge + bleu, Wohnung Rot und Blau, Berlin, curated by Vibe Bredahl
2015 – Kvinder, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens
2015 – Self-storage, arranged by BETON, Shurgard, Laplandsgade 2, Copenhagen
2015 – Vrå-udstillingen, Kunstbygningen i Vrå, Vendsyssel
2015 – Not at Home, Viborg Kunsthal, Viborg
2015 – Deja-vu, Skagen Odde- og Naturcenter, Skagen
2015 – Grønningens 100 års jubilæumsudstilling, Den Frie og Museumsbygningen, Copenhagen
2014 – Mellemværender. Munkeruphus, Dronningemølle
2014 – Apologi. Kunsthal Aarhus, Aarhus
2014 – SkUlpTuRiMuSeUmsByGniNgEn. Museumsbygningen, Copenhagen
2014 – Polyfoni ll. Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden
2014 – Paper: cuts, embroiderie and frottage. Galleria Effearte, Milano, Italy
2014 – Omhandling. Galleri Poulsen, Copenhagen, curated by
2014 – ZEIGEN. An Audio Tour through Copenhagen by Karin Sander, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen
2013 – Pluralistisk panorama. Vestjyllands Kunstpavillion, Videbæk
2013 – AW, Marianne Jørgensen. Den FRIE – centre of contemporary art, Copenhagen
2013 – Polyfoni. Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sweden
2013 – Vejene omkring. The Karen Blixen Museum, Rungstedlund, curated by Barbara Læssøe Stephensen
2012 – Landing, projectspace TEKSAS, Græsted
2012 – Rundenom, Den FRIE – centre of contemporary art, Copenhagen
2012 – Multiple, Skulpturi.dk, Copenhagen
2011 – Vielfalt, Gallery Lars Olsen, curated by Morten Stræde
2011 – Looking backwards to see straight – Ringsted gallery’s 30 year anniversary curated by Mikkel Carl
2011 – For Livet, Rigshospitalet. WorldAids/Hiv Dag, curated by Julie Damgaard Nielsen
2011 – Sommerudstilling, Pakhuset, Nykøbing Sjælland
2011 – B&K Projects gallery, Copenhagen
2009 – Aktion Auktion, Den Hvide Kødby, Copenhagen
2009 – FFKD at Illums Bolighus, Copenhagen, curated by Torgny Wilcke
2009 – Augustiana Sculpture Park, Augustenborg
2009 – Long Way Home, galleri Cluster, Berlin, Gerany
2008 – Før hele denne historie, Skulpturi.dk Copenhagen
2008 – Artist Association Jylland. Center For Contemporary Art, Aarhus (catalog)
2008 – Parallel Parking,exhibition in the public domain of Copenhagen
2008 – Sculpture in Eventyrhaven. Tri-annual event in the public domain, Odense (catalog)
2008 – Inside Modernism.(Jørgen Carlo Larsen & Axel Lieber) Landskrona Konsthall (katalog)
2008 – Skulpturpark 2058, Skitsemuseet, Lund, Sverige
2008 – Udkast. Skulpturi.dk Copenhagen
2008 – Den Ny almindelighed, De Gamles By, Copenhagen
2008 – Skulpturi.dk flytter ind, VM-bjerget, Ørestaden, Copenhagen
2007 – Snowflake. Vejen Kunstmuseum, Vejen
2007 – Åbningsudstilling. Skulpturi.dk Copenhagen
2007 – Alt-cph, FFKD Copenhagen
2007 – Danmark dejligst? Arne Jakobsen Lounge, Fields, Copenhagen
2007 – Pengenes Kunst. Køge Skitsesamling, Køge
2007 – Pastiche. Sølyst Jagtslot, Jyderup
2007 – Til vægs. Portalen, Greve
2007 – Kubik flader ud. Galleri Birthe Lauersen, Copenhagen
2007 – Relief. Galleri Pi, Copenhagen
2006 – Stativstakitkasket. Århus Kunstbygning. Århus (katalog)
2006 – Påskeudstillingen. Janusbygningen, Tirstrup
2006 – Time, Nikolaj, Cph Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen (katalog)
2006 – Time. Brænderigården, Viborg
2006 – Maleri uden grænser, Esbjerg Art Museum, Esbjerg
2005 – Layer 5, Transformation af funktion. Islands Brygge (katalog)
2005 – Højde Bredde Dybde. Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Kbh
2005 – Grænselandsudstillingen. Åbenrå (katalog)
2003 – Layer 4 – Eksterieur, Outdoor exhibition in the public parc Søndermarken (katalog)
2003 – Ideboxing. Stockholm Art Fair, Sweden
2002 – Layer 3 – Interiør. Hauser Plads 30a, Copenhagen (katalog)
2002 – Kunsstofkunst, The Tecnical Museum of Denmark, Helsingør
2001 – Once we were close, Krognoshus, Lund, Sweden
2000 – Inhale-Exhale, Landskrona, Sweden
1998 – Foto/Realiteter, Biennale Syd, Kristianssand, Norway (catalog)
1998 – When plastic becomes art, The Tecnical Museum of Denmark, Helsingør
1997 – The Autumm Exhibition. Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen (catalog)
1997 – Exit 97, Gl Strand, Exhibition Hall, Cph (catalog)
1996 – The Spring Exhibition. Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Kbh
1996 – Gerningssted, The Policeyard Cph (catalog)
1996 – PROMS lll, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense (catalog)
1996 – LAYER I, sculptureexhibition Vestergade 12, Cph (catalog)
1994 – Gips i 240 år. Peder Skramsgade 2, Copenhagen (katalog)
1994 – Project Langebrogade 23 5th./project Prinsessegade 55-57, Copenhagen
1994 – Social video, Udstillingsstedet Nørrefarimagsgade, Copenhagen
1993 – Fluxus Virus, Galleri Schuppenhauer, Munchen Germany (katalog)
1993 – N: EUADNSEMGFEÆOKB, Forum galleriet, Malmø, Sweden
1993 – Billedhuggerskolen Charlottenborg, Museet for samtidskunst, Roskilde
1992 – Fluxus Virus, Galleri Schuppenhauer, Cologne, Germany (katalog)
1989 – Status, galleri Kongo, Copenhagen, with Pernille Kleinert
1988 – The Autumm Exhibition, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen

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Public Art 

2018 – Tree of Life, altar countertop, baptistery, altar rail and a sculpture for the east window for Lillebrænde Church, Falster
2018 – Tidevand, Kulturvejen og Kulturtorvet, project for Nykøbing Mors, Danish Art Foundation, (not realized)
2017 – Strøm Hvil, project for Akuthospital NYE NORD, Danish Art Foundation (not realized)
2017 – Resonans, sculpture for Strandengen, Arkitektgruppen and Køge Kyst
2017 – Generationer, sculpture group for Nyager skole, Rødovre art council.
2012 – Læsegruppen, nine benches with bronze sculptures for Sundholm, Copenhagen.
2012 – Reality Check, three public sculptures for INANO, Aarhus University
2006 – Mural decoration of 17 houses in Vejleåparken, AAB, Ishøj
2005 – The little mermaid 10-krone, coin for The National Bank
2005 – Silver withal of Governor by Royal Appointment Bodil Nyboe Andersen
2003 – The goose tower 20-krone coin in the tower series for The National Bank
2003 – Bronze portrait of former Minister of Environment and member of the Danish Parliament, Social Democrat Svend Auken, Folketinget
2002 – Project for Brødeskov, Hærens Bygningstjeneste (not realized)

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Projects

2007 – 12 Initiates Skulpturi: an independant exhibition space for sculpture and installation. www.skulpturi.dk
1996 – 05 Curates and arranges Layer 1 – 5, in 1996, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005. www.layer-skulptur.dk

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Selected bibliography

2017 – Hello Darkness. Text by Christiane M. Finsen , Hurricane Publishing, 67 pages, exhibition catalogue
2016 – Salon des Refusés. Text by Kit Leunbach, Hurricane Publishing, 67 pages, exhibition catalogue
2014 – Skulpturi, 2007-13. Texts by Julie Damgaard Nielsen, Magnus Thorø Clausen, Hurricane Publishing, 220 pages, book
2013 – Skin of Mine, texts by Lise Skytte Jakobsen, Maria Kjær Themsen, Anna Krogh. Revolver Publishing. 96 pages, exhibition catalogue
2009 – Tina Maria Nielsen, texts by Mai Misfeldt, Thomas Boberg, Thorgej Steen Hansen and interview by Barbara Læssøe Stephensen, Hurricane Publishing, 112 pages, book
2007 – Rune Gade & Camilla Jalving : Breakthrough, Danish Art in the 1990s, Aschehoug, 296 pages, article
2002 – Mai Misfeldt: Break a leg, Dansk Kunst 2002, ed. by Torben Weirup, Aschehoug, 257 pages, review
2001 – Julie Damgaard Nielsen: The Art of Suggestion, www.kopenhagen.dk, interview
2000 – Mai Misfeldt: Figure of Seduction, in: “Spring” no.14, p. 42-48, article

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Catalogues – group shows

2018 – Carl Nielsen og Anne Marie Carl-Nielsens grant, text by Mai Misfeldt
2018 – POWER PLANT, Kunsthal NORD, Aalborg, text by curator Lisa Rosendahl and director Henrik Broch-Lips
2018 – SSS2018 biennalen, Søby, Aeroe, text by Susan Hinnum
2017 – Heartland Festival, Egeskov Castle, Text by Henriette Noermark
2017 – Carte Blanche, The French Embassy. Text and Interviews by Natalia Gutman
2016 – Itch under the Skin, Charlotte Fogh Gallery.
2015 – Not at Home, ed. by Veo Friis Jespersen, Heine Kjærgaard Klausen, Mikael Thejll. Texts by Carsten Schøtt Philipsen, Gitte Mikkelsen, Carsten Thau, 115 pages
2014 – Junge Dänische Kunst, Text Dr. Sven Nommensen
2011 – Looking backwards to see straight, ed. by Mikkel Carl, Texts by Maria Nicolaisen, Mogens Åside, Else Marie Bukdahl, 142 pages
2008 – Artist Association Jylland, Center for Contemporary Art, Aarhus, ed. by Lene Roed Olesen and Mai Misfeldt. Texts by Jesper Rasmussen a o, 93 pages
2008 – Sculpture in Eventyrhaven, ed. by Lars Grambye og Birgitte Roll. Text by Magnus Thorø Clausen, Odense Bys Kunstfond, 11 pages
2008 – Inside Modernism (Jørgen Carlo Larsen & Axel Lieber), Landskrona Konsthall. Texts by Anders Benmouyal, Kultur Skåne, Landskrona Fritids- och Kulturförvaltning, 57 pages
2007 – The Art of Money, Kunstmuseet Køge Skitsesamling, Køge, ed. by Jeanne Starum and Rasmus Eckardt. Texts by Jeanne Starum, Kaspar Bonnén m.fl., 63 pages
2007 – Pastiche, SAIR – Sølyst Jagtslot, Jyderup
2006 – Stativ Stakit Kasket, exhibition catalogue, text by Mai Misfeldt, Aarhus Kunstbygning, no pagination
2006 – Time, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen. Texts i.e. introduction by Jacob Hoff and Frank Franzen. Photos by Jacob Noel. Translation: Lise Cross (Danish/English), Catherine Lefebvre (English/Danish), 28 pages
2005 – Layer 5, Transformation of Function, Islands Brygge 81, Foreningen Layer, 40 pages
2005 – Grænseudstillingen, Aabenraa
2003 – Layer 4 – Exterior, outdoor exhibition in the public park of Søndermarken, 53 pages
2002 – Layer 3 – Interior, Hauser Plads 30a, Copenhagen. Texts by Rune Gade, Hans Peter Hagens, Malene Vest Hansen, Ane Mette Ruge, 40 pages
2000 – Layer 2, Vester Voldgade, Copenhagen, with Rikke Ravn, Foreningen Layer, 2000, 47 pages
1998 – Photo/Realities, Biennale Syd, Kristianssand. Texts by Arne Fredlund, Svein Thorud, Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, 64 p
1997 – The Autumn Exhibition, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen
1997 – Exit 97, Gl Strand Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, 80 pages
1996 – Scene of crime, Billedhuggerskolen & Arkitektskolen, 35 pages
1996 – Proms lll, ed. by Andreas Jürgensen, Kunsthallen Brandts Klædefabrik, 29 pages
1996 – LAYER I, sculpture exhibition, Vestergade 12, Copenhagen, 45 pages
1994 – Plaster in 240 years, Det Kgl. Danske Kunstakademi, ed. by Vibeke Bøisen in collaboration with Peder Duelund Mortensen og Pontus Kjerrman, 32 pages
1993 – Fluxus Virus, exhinition in “Temporäres Museum” – Kaufhof-Parkhaus, Köln 1. – 27. september 1992 and Aktionsforum Praterinsel, München 19. november 1992 – 17. january 1993, Galleri Schuppenhauer, Munich, 399 pages

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Residencies

2021 – Residency at ISCP, New York, USA, the Danish Arts Foundation
2018 – Residency at DAW, large scale studio, Danish Art Workshop, Denmark
2016 – Residency at DAW, large scale studio, Danish Art Workshop, Denmark
2014 – Residency at Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France, the Danish Arts Foundation
2014 – Residency at San Cataldo, Italy
2013 – Residency at DAW, large scale studio, Danish Art Workshop, Denmark

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Honors and grants, selected

2018 – Carl Nielsen og Anne Marie Carl-Nielsen, honorary Award
2016 – Niels Wessel Bagges Grant of Honor
2016 – Danish Arts Foundation, work grant
2015 – Danish Arts Foundation, work grant
2014 – Anne Marie Telmányi, born Carl Nielsen’s, for female artist over 40, grant of honor
2011 – Viggo Jarls Sculptorgrant of honor
2009 – Ole Haslunds Artistgrant of honor
2009 – Henry Heerups grant of honor
2007 – Danish Arts Foundation, 3-year work grant
2006 – Exhibition awarded honoraria by the Danish Arts Foundation, Charlottenborg
2006 – Exhibition awarded honoraria by the Danish Arts Foundation, Århus Kunsthal
2006 – Danish Arts Foundation, work grant
2005 – Danish Arts Foundation, work grant
2004 – Exhibition awarded honoraria by the Danish Arts Foundation, Charlottenborg
2003 – Danish Arts Foundation, work grant
2001 – Danish Arts Foundation, 2 years – work grant
1998 – Exhibition awarded honoraria by the Danish Arts Foundation, Overgaden

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Public collections

The Danish National Arts Foundation
Horsens Artmuseum
Esbjerg Artmuseum
The Art foundation of Aarhus

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Various

2020 – Censoring, Forårsudstillingen, Charlottenborg
2018/19 – Art advisor and consultant for the Danish Arts Foundation at Campus Bornholm
2018 – External examiner, MFA degree show, The School of Sculpture Charlottenborg, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts
2018 – External member of the assessment committee of Candidate for Associate Professor, the Royal danish Academy
2016/18 – Art advisor and consultant for the Danish Arts Foundation at Holstebro Sundheds Center
2016 > Member of the Royal Academy Council
2014 > Member of the Royal Academy
2014 – 17 Board member of Museum Kunsten and Utzon Center, Aalborg
2014 – 15 Member of the jury of the Academy
2009 – 13 Board member of Danish Visual Artists
2009 – 13 Member of the Art Council of Copenhagen municipality
2011 – Member of the evaluation committee of Gødstrup Regions Hospital
2000 > Member of Danish Visual Artists (Billedkunstnernes Forbund)
1998 > Member of the Artists Society (Kunstnersamfundet)