Biography

    1. Born 1966 in Andrarum, Sweden. Lives and works in Copenhagen.
  • Education

    1. 1994-99
      Det Kongelige Danske Kunstakademi, Copenhagen
    2. 1993-94
      Freie Kunst, Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg

    Represented in public collections

    1. Moderna Museét Stockholm, Danish Film Institute, Danish Arts Council, Statens Konstråd/Public Art Agency Sweden, Malmö konstmuseum, Borås konstmuseum, Uppsala konstmuseum, Ystad konstmuseum, Region Skåne, Simrishamns kommun, Aurehøj Gymnasium

    Grants

    1. Swedish Arts Grants Committe: projectgrant 2001 and work grants 2000, 2006-07, 2018-19, Danish Art Foundation: travel grants 2004,-05 and production grants 2009,-10,-12,-13,-15,-17,-20 Fredrika Bremer Stipend 1998 and 2015, Malmö Konstmuseum/Stad Björklund-grants: 2001, 2016, Helge Axsson Jonsson 2017, Ida Blix Foundation 1999, IASPIS Stockholm-artist in residence 2003, IASPIS/Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin 2004-05, NIFCA – Helsinki 2002, Accademia di Danimarca, Roma 2015 and 2019, San Cataldo Monastery, Italy 2016

    Teaching

    1. 2010-2018
      Teaching photography, Kunsthøjskolen in Holbæk, Photography
    2. 2017-19
      Österlenskolan för Konst och Design, Simrishamn, Sweden

    Exhibitions

    1. 2021
      January–June: Animals in Art, Kunsthal Rotterdam
    2. 2020
      October 3: Mammals/Hierarchies, Ringsted Galleri (solo)
    3. October 5: Billboard Istanbul, in public space Istanbul
    4. Dyr i Kunsten, Arken Museum for Moderne Kunst, Copenhagen
    5. Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    6. 2019
      Summer in The City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    7. Solidaritetssalonen, Rønnebækholms Kunsthal
    8. Om og Om Igen, Koldinggade 12
    9. 2018
      Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen (solo)
    10. Consolation, Galleri Image, Århus (solo)
    11. 2017
      The Last Trees, Galleri Fagerstedt, Stockholm, (solo)
    12. Summer in the City, Martin Asbaek Gallery, Copenhagen
    13. 100 Kvinder på Kro, Carlsbergbyens Galleri, Copenhagen
    14. Co-Existence – exhibition at the Living with Animals conference, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, USA
    15. 2016
      Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    16. Fra videokunst til billedkunst, Nivaagårds malerisamling, Nivaa DK
    17. Hverdagsbilleder, Randers Kunstmuseum, Randers
    18. 2015
      100 Kvinder på Kro, Byens Kro, Copenhagen and Huset for Kunst og Design, Holstebro
    19. In Bed, Tjörnedala Konsthall, Baskemölla (solo)
    20. Summer in the city, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    21. Par i konst, Vargåkra gård, Hammenhög
    22. Light Tricks, Galleri Fagerstedt, Stockholm (solo)
    23. 2014
      Ind i skabet, Bakkehusmuseét, Frederiksberg
    24. Lige i skabet, Svends Bibliotek and Nivaagaards Malerisamling, Nivå
    25. Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    26. Hem Längtan – Vardagens ideologi och estetik, Norrköpings Konstmuseum, Sweden
    27. The Beginning is Always Today, Västerås Konstmuseum, Sweden
    28. To Have or Have Not, ACC Galerie, Weimar
    29. 2013
      Hurra, Pop-up Gallery, Venice, Los Angeles
    30. Seoul International Shortfilm Festival, Korea
    31. The Beginning Is Always Today, Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Norge
    32. Out to Sea, Trapholt, Kolding
    33. Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    34. To have or have not, Halle 14, Leipzig
    35. Re.act.feminism, with Women down the Pub, Akademi Der Künste, Berlin
    36. Video, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    37. Minne av sol, Krognoshuset, Lund (solo)
    38. 2012
      ”Re.act.Feminism” with Women down the Pub, Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona
    39. “Animals do it”, Instant Herlev Institute, Copenhagen (solo)
    40. “Uniform”, Vinge, Malmö (solo)
    41. ”Summer in the City”, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    42. ”Filmform news”, Cinemateket, Stockholm and Oberhausen International Kurzfilmfestival
    43. ”Fokus Video Art Festival”, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen
    44. 2011
      ”Zoo” Werkleitz Biennale, Halle
    45. ”Summer in the City”, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    46. ”Dyredamer” Silkeborg Bad, Silkeborg
    47. ”Terrain Video”, Holstebro Kunstmuseum
    48. 2010
      ”In Your Hands”, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen (solo)
    49. ”Paris Photo”, with Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    50. ”Dog is my co-pilot”, Spinderihallerne, Vejle
    51. ”Summer in the City”, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    52. ”Volta Basel”, with Martin Asbæk Gallery, Basel
    53. ”Opening Show”, Odense Kunsthall
    54. ”Derrida’s Katze”, Kunsthaus Kreutzberg, Berlin
    55. 2009
      ”Darkroom”, Turku Art Museum, Finland (solo)
    56. ”Paris Photo”, with Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    57. ”Summer in the City” Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    58. ”Works at work” with Women down the Pub, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen
    59. ”Malmö Konstmuseum meets the Swanljung collection”, Malmö Konstmuseum
    60. ”Andre Stemmer, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde
    61. ”Site Natura, Tjörnedala Konsthall
    62. ”Sample #2, Deutsche Künstlerbund Projektraum, Berlin
    63. ”Biograf”, Röhska Museét Göteborg and Borås Konstmuseum
    64. 2008
      ”New Friends”, Uppsala konstmuseum (solo)(catalouge)
    65. ”In Memory of All Those Who Work Without Ever Getting a Reward”, Pixel, Copenhagen (solo)
    66. ”Summer in the City”, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
    67. ”Sample #1″, Deutsche Künstlerbund Projektraum, Berlin
    68. ”Et blik på det fremmede”, Bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
    69. 2007
      ”In Memory of All Those Who…”, Konstnärshuset Stockholm and Galleri Fem, Lund (solo)
    70. ”Zoo”, Galerie Anhava, Helsinki
    71. ”Konstfeminism”, Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Göteborg
    72. ”Summer in the City”, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen
    73. ”Distant Relations”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde
    74. ”Emergency room”, (curated by Colonel) PS 1/MOMA, New York
    75. ”X Years”, Galerie für Gegenwartskunst, Bremen
    76. 2006
      ”I´m your boss” -and other dreadful scenarios, Martin Asbæk Gallery (solo), Copenhagen
    77. ”Människor och Djur”, Ystad konstmuseum (solo)(catalouge)
    78. ”Emergency Room” (curated by Colonel), Galerie Olaf Stüber, Berlin
    79. ”Strategic Questions”, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna; De Appel, Amsterdam
    80. ”Summer in the City”, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen
    81. ”Artists Migration”, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
    82. ”Konstfeminism”, Liljevalchs Konsthall, Stockholm
    83. ”Janssons frestelse”, Overgaden – Institute for Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
    84. ”Cultural Perceptions and Cultural Clash”, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax
    85. 2005
      ”’Es war ja nicht alles schlecht’”, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (solo)(catalouge)
    86. ”Six Perspectives on an Archive, Index/Kulturhuset, Stockholm
    87. ”Konstfeminism”, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg
    88. ”U3 Tunnel”, Potsdamer Platz, Berlin
    89. ”Baltic Raw”, Hafencity, Hamburg
    90. ”QTV”, TV-TV, Copenhagen Art Channel
    91. 2004
      ”Contemporary Film and Video”, Moderna Museet, Stockholm (solo)
    92. ”Scandinavian Sparks”, 278 Space, Beijing
    93. ”Tomorrow II”, Galerie Asbæk, Copenhagen
    94. ”Ballroom Blitz”, Galleri Gimm & Eis, Copenhagen
    95. 2003
      ”Den ömma punkten”, Sub Bau, Gothenburg (solo)
    96. ”Mothers of Invention”, with Women Down the Pub, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Vienna
    97. ”Show Unit”, travelling exhibition, Riksutställningar , Sweden
    98. ”Lost in Tomorrow”, Centro Cultural Andratx, Mallorca
    99. ”Limes”, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Santiago, Santiago de Chile
    100. ”Nordic Live Art”, Gothenburgh Art Museum, Gothenburg
    101. ”In Reality”, Overgaden – Institute for Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
    102. ”Open Source”, Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm
    103. ”Out to Grass”, Galerie Koch & Kesslau, Berlin
    104. ”Fast Video”, Cinemateket, Copenhagen
    105. ”Women 2003”, billboard project in Copenhagen
    106. ”The Tender Spot”, Galerie für Gegenwartskunst, Bremen (solo)
    107. 2002
      ”Non-Stop Videovindue”, YNKB, Copenhagen (solo)
    108. ”Rent-a bench” with Women Down the Pub, billboard project by Jacob Fabricius, Los Angeles
    109. ”Hjemme igen”, Arken – Museum for Moderne Kunst, Copenhagen
    110. ”Gossip”, Malmö Konstmuseum, Malmö
    111. ”Art is More Expensive Than Hot Dogs, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
    112. ”Coming!”, Zone/Mori Art Center , Tokyo
    113. ”DK”, Galerie de l’école d’art, Perpignan
    114. ”A Room Of One’s Own”, with Women Down the Pub, Secession, Vienna
    115. ”Eukabeuk Event – Swedish Art Weeks”, Chiangmai University Art Museum, Chiangmai
    116. ”Je t’aime moi non plus”, touring Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun; Le Fresnoy, Tourcoing; Kunsthall Bergen, Bergen; Museum het Domein, Sittard; ESAP, Perpignan; Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven and Metronom, Barcelona
    117. 2001
      ”Resting Place”, Sparwasser HQ, Berlin (solo)
    118. ”Der dritte Sektor”, with Women Down the Pub, Kunstverein Wolfsburg
    119. ”Aftenskolen”, with Women Down the Pub, Galleri Signal, Malmö
    120. ”Dansk Video Manifesta”, Kunstforeningen Gammelstrand, Copenhagen
    121. ”Ideologia-Nordic Art 2001”, Röda Sten, Gothenburgh
    122. ”Quality Street”, Galleri Tommy Lund, Copenhagen
    123. ”Get That Balance”, K3, Kampnagel, Hamburg
    124. ”My Generation”, Atlantis Gallery, London
    125. ”New Premises”, Gallery Muu, Helsinki
    126. 2000
      ”Hvilerum”, Galleri Tommy Lund, Copenhagen (solo)
    127. ”Wonderful Copenhagen”, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Kiel
    128. ”Wir wollen daran glauben”, Sparwasser HQ, Berlin
    129. ”Filmform – Old School vs. New School”, Galleri Artnode, Stockholm
    130. ”’Big Torino’ – biennale arte emergente”, Torino”, Galleri Artnode, Stockholm
    131. ”9 fra det Kongelige Danske”, UKS, Oslo
    132. ”SHOOT on tour” touring Living art Museum, Reykjavik; Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, etc.
    133. ”SHOOT – Moving Pictures by Artists”, Malmö Konsthall and Cinema Spegeln, Malmö
    134. ”Inscriptions”, Galleri Enkehuset, Stockholm
    135. 1999
      ”Blick”, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
    136. ”Private Parts”, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen
    137. ”Andebølle – Ama’r”, Galleri Tommy Lund, Copenhagen
    138. ”Exit”, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen
    139. ”Videokunst aus Dänemark”, Galerie Voges und Deisen, Frankfurt am Main
    140. 1998
      ”Hemma”, Galleri Box, Gothenburg (solo)
    141. ”Spin-Off”, Filmhuset, Copenhagen
    142. ”Bösartig”, Kino Klick, Berlin
    143. ”Nordic Nomads”, White Columns, New York
    144. ”Artgenda Review”, Stadtgalerie , Kiel
    145. ”Presenting LAB”, The Pineapple, Malmö
    146. ”Efterårsudstillingen”, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen
    147. ”What’s Going On?”, DNA Gallery, Provincetown, NY
    148. ”Videorama – For Lovers Only, Depot, Vienna
    149. ”Artgenda”, Kulturhuset, Stockholm
    150. ”Boomerang”, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen
    151. ”Nuit blanche – scènes nordiques les années 90”, Musée d’art moderne, Paris
    152. 1997
      ”Country”, Galleri Campbells Occasionally, Copenhagen (solo)
    153. ”Frauen und Tiere”, Offener Kanal, TV Hamburg
    154. ”Zones of Disturbance”, Steirischer Herbst, Graz
    155. ”Stofskifte”, Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde
    156. ”Politisk Kunst”, Kørners kontor, Copenhagen
    157. ”Video-97”, Fylkingen, Stockholm
    158. 1996
      ”I’ll Do” (with Andrea Creutz), Galleri Campbells Occasionally, Copenhagen (solo)
    159. ”Mission : Impossible”, Bricks & Kicks, Vienna
    160. ”Bank T.V.”, Bank, London and Manchester
    161. ”Up Date”, Turbinehallen, Copenhagen
    162. 1995
      ”Loveliest ”, Galleri Saga Basement, Copenhagen (solo)
    163. ”Convoy”, Turbinehallen, Copenhagen