SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 Solo show at IPA Gallery, Icelandic Printmakers Association, Reykjavik, ICELAND

2012 Gallery Varming, COPENHAGEN

2008 Gallery Varming, COPENHAGEN,  Gallery Think Ink - Art on Paper, COPENHAGEN

2006 The Röhss Museum of Applied Art and Design, Gothenburg, SWEDEN

2004 The Round Tower, COPENHAGEN, DENMARK

2002 Textile Forum, Herning, DENMARK

2001 FILOSOFFEN Art Building, Odense, DENMARK

2000 Moestings House, COPENHAGEN, DENMARK

1998 The Indian Embassy, COPENHAGEN, GJETHUSET, Frederiksvaerk, DENMARK

1997 Helsinge Cultural House, DENMARK

1996 Lyngby Townhall, Kgs. Lyngby, DENMARK

1995 Elsinore Library, Elsinore, DENMARK

 

SELECTED JURIED/CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2016 Selected for the International Biennial BIMPE IV, Vancouver, CANADA,  La Biennale Internationale de Dreux, FRANCE - Awarded 3rd Prize,  'A FOREST OF PRINTS* Art Center Silkeborg Bad with The Association of Danish Graphic Artists,  BRANDTS 13, ' THE BLACK SCHOOL* Art Museum with the Funen International Graphic Workshop

2015  Selected for the 7th Engraving Biennial of St. Maur, Musee St. Maur, PARIS, 7th Juried Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2015, VILNIUS, Tokyo International Miniprint Triennial 2015 at the TAMA Art University, TOKYO,   IMAGO MUNDI, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, VENICE,  Bibliotheca Alexandrina International Biennale for Miniature Graphics, Alexandria, EGYPT 

2014 Selected for Miniprint Berlin 2014, at Heike Arndt Gallery, BERLIN,   Selected for Miniprint Finland 2014 exhibition in Hyvinkää Art Museum, FINLAND

2013  Selected for the 6th Engraving Biennial of St. Maur, St. Maur Museum, Paris, FRANCE,  ‘SORT’ - Graphic works from the studio Atelier Agerbo, Rytterskolen, Broenshoej, DENMARK, The Hillerod Juried Spring Exhbition, Hillerod, DENMARK, The International Print Triennial, Krakow 2012, 'Where is Printmaking? In search of new meanings* Opole Contemporary ArtGallery, POLAND

2011 Selected for Portrait Now, Brewer J.C. Jacobsen’s Nordic Portrait Exhibition, Frederiksborg Castle, DENMARK 

2010 Selected for FOOTPRINT 2nd Biennial International, Center Contemporary Printmaking, Connecticut, USA,  9th Lessedra World Art Print Annual, Sofia, BULGARIA

2009 Selected for Portrait Now, Brewer J.C. Jacobsen’s Nordic Portrait Exhibition, Frederiksborg Castle, DENMARK 

2007 Selected for The Artists Autumn Exhibition KE - Den Frie - Copenhagen, DENMARK.  Selected for Portrait Now’, Brewer J.C. Jacobsen’s Portrait Exhibition, DENMARK

2005 Selected for The Artists Summer Exhibition - KS - Tistrup, DENMARK,  Selected for The Classic Monochrome Salon at The Artcenter Silkeborg Bad, DENMARK

2002 Selected for The Artists Autumn Exhibition KE - Den Frie, Copenhagen, DENMARK

 

SELECTED GRANTS/AWARDS

2016  Awarded 3rd Prize at La Biennale Internationale de Dreux, FRANCE

2014 Working grant at the Danish National Workshop for Arts and Crafts, Gl. Dok, Copenhagen, Knud Hojgaard Foundation ,The Foundation for Danish-Icelandic Cooperation

2012 Den Ingwersenske Foundation, Knud Hojgaard Foundation

2011 The Foundation for Danish-Icelandic Cooperation

2008 Grosserer L.F. Foghts Foundatin, Den Ingwersenske Foundation, Etatsråd J.M.Bings Mindelegat

2006 Beckett Foundation, Grosserer L.F. Foghts Foundation

2004 Grosserer L.F. Foghts Foundation, Knud Hojgaard Foundation and DCCD Danish Center for Cultural Development

2002 Knud Hojgaard Foundation, DANIDA

1999 Danish Contemporary Art Foundation, Beckett Foundation, Unidanmark Foundation

1998 Ministry of Education

1994 DANIDA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Kirsten Kjærs Museum with KKS Jubilee Exhibition,  Skagen Oddenaturcenter with KKS Jubilee Exhibition,  Gammelgård, KKS Jubilee Exhibition, DENMARK

2015 The Studio Gallery, Odense and The Funen Int. Graphic Workshop

2014 The Funen International Graphic Workshop ‘Still Water Runs Deep’

2013 6th Engraving Biennial of St. Maur, St. Maur Museum, FRANCE,  Skovhuset, Værløse, ‘Correspondance’, The Ebeling Museum, Eskilstuna, SWEDEN

2012 FOTO TRIENNIAL, The Funen International Graphic Workshop, FILOSOFFEN Art Building, Odense,Text & Image’ , The Funen International Graphic Workshop

2011  SIM House , Reykjavik , ICELAND, “En Volume”, Centre Culturel de l’Ermitage, Rueil-Malmaison, PARIS, Mikkili Museum of Modern Art, FINLAND

2010 Akureyri Artmuseum, “Portrait Now” ICELAND, Ljungbergmuseum, “Portrait Now” , SWEDEN, Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo, NORWAY, Galleri Varming, Copenhagen,       Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo, NORWAY, Ljungbergmuseet, Ljungby, SWEDEN, Amos Andersons Konstmuseum, Helsinki, FINLAND

2007 Gallery Think Ink, COPENHAGEN + HAFNARBORG, Institute of Culture and Fine Art, ICELAND

2005 Bjerager Photographic Gallery, Jutland, DENMARK

2004 ”Women focusing”, Dannerhuset, COPENHAGEN

2001 Indian Embassy, Exhibition at Asia House, COPENHAGEN

 

BOOKS /PUBLICATIONS

2010 from 2010 and onwards many unique artist books have seen light of day

2011 “Immigrante”, a portrait of a European woman was published in a limited edition early 2011

2004 The photographic essay “Quilts & Portraits from Kutch” based on the interdisciplinary exhibition was published late 2004

 

TRAVELS

I was born and raised in Copenhagen, I have lived and worked 7 years in France, I have been visiting Iceland numerous times for shorter and longer stays and as from 1992  I have done extensive travelling in India with focus on village life, traditional textiles and spiritual development through stays in ashrams. 

 

RESIDENCIES

2011 The Icelandic Visual Artists Association ‘SIM’, Reykjavik, Icelandic Printmakers Studio and Graphic studio Atelier Bo Halbirk, Paris

2012 La Fondation Danoise, Paris and Graphic studio Atelier Bo Halbirk, Paris

2013 St. Michele, Venice

 

EDUCATION

2007  from early 2007 and onwards a close cooperation with graphic studio Atelier Agerbo, Copenhagen

2003  Printmakers Experimentarium, Copenhagen

2002  International Center of Photography, NYC

1998/99 International Center of Photography, NYC

1989/2006  Freelance photographer

2007 BA in tourism from RUC, Roskilde University

1974  BA in languages from CBS, Copenhagen

 

COLLECTIONS

Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, The International Print Triennial Society in Krakow (SMTG),  Bibliotheca Alexandrina Alexandria, Egypt, The Tama Art University, Tokyo, The Awagami Paper Factory, Japan, The Royal Library Copenhagen,  Gallery Varming, Copenhagen, Galleri5000, Odense, The Studio Gallery, Odense, Art Associations and private collections

 

MEMBERSHIP

The Danish Association of Visual Artists BKF

The Association of Danish Graphic Artists

KKS - Female Artists Society

The Funen International Graphic Workshop

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