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Education

1987 – 2018, Working Fulltime as Artist & Designer, Aarhus, Denmark

1971 – 1974, Political Science, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

1967 – 1968, Studies in English & Canadian History, Toronto, Canada

 

Solo Exhibitions

2010 – Gallery Else Marie Jensen: “Gold & Rubber,” Kolding Denmark

2006 – Thorsen Moebler: “The Blue Room,” Aarhus, Denmark

2004 – Gallery Plan Ett: “Light in Space,” Stockholm, Sweden

2004 – Louis Poulsen Lighting A/S: “Morels,” Copenhagen, Denmark

2002 – Oksnehallen: “Sky & Crystal,” Copenhagen, Denmark

1998 – City Concert Hall: “Varia,” Aarhus, Denmark

1999 – Nordic House: “Varia,” Faroe Islands

2000 – Cultural House: “Varia,” Nuuk, Greenland

2000 – Textile Museum: “Varia,” Herning, Denmark

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 – Decatur Arts Alliance: “Book as Art V6,” Decatur, GA, USA

2018 – Florida CraftArt: “LightHeaded, New Directions in fine Craft Lighting,” Florida, USA

2016 – Officinet: “Nordic Laboratorium,” Copenhagen, Denmark

2015 – Gallery V58: “Spring Exhibition,” Aarhus, Denmark

2014 – Gallery V58: “Winter Exhibition,” Aarhus, Denmark

2013 – Gallery V58: “Grand Opening,” Aarhus, Denmark

2013 – 8th Cheonggju International Craft Competition: “Something Old Something New,” Korea

2013 – SeeMee: “Creative Rising,” New York

2012 – Arte Laguna Prize: “Arte Laguna Prize,” Arsenale, Venice, Italy

2012 – World of Threads Art Festival: “Memoria Morte,” Oakville, Canada

2011 – Gallery V58: “Spring Exhibition,” Aarhus, Denmark

2007 – Biennale: “Biennale for Crafts & Design,” Kolding, Denmark

 

Public Collections

2009 – “Lighting Project,” Old Meeting Hall, Thisted, Denmark

2006 – “The Ceiling,” Region Meeting Hall. Commissioned Art Project, Viborg, Denmark

2002 – “Alfons Aaberg & His Dad,” University College, Aarhus, Denmark

1998 – “Paper for Print,” City Council of Aarhus, Denmark

1998 – “Nature is Great,” Solbakken, Aarhus, Denmark

1996 – “Structure in Paper.” Commissioned Art, Skejby University Hospital, Denmark

1995 – “Flores,” Testrup Hoejskole. Commissioned Land Art, Mårslet, Denmark

1995 – “Body,” University College Århus, Denmark

1990 – “Paper” City Council of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark

 

Selected Private Collections

2010 – “Woven Paper,” Plastic Surgery Clinic, Aarhus, Denmark

2009 – “Clouds” Dinesen Flooring A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark

2008 – “Lighting,” Lett Law Firm A/S, Aarhus, Denmark

2005 – “Sign,” Danisco A/S, Aarhus, Denmark

2004 – “Varia,” Vipp A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark

2002 – “Flying Carpets,” Vipp A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Selected Foundations & Public Grants

2005 – Danish National Banks Foundation for Crafts, Copenhagen, Denmark

2000 – Danish National Banks Foundation for Crafts, Copenhagen, Denmark

1999 – Nordic House, Faroe Islands

1999 – Nordic Institute, Mariehamn, Finland

1999 – Nordic Cultural Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark

1999 – N.A.P.A., Nuuk, Greenland

1999 – Danish National Banks Foundation for Crafts, Copenhagen, Denmark

1998 – Danish Ministry for Cultural Affairs, Copenhagen, Denmark

1998 – Krista & Viggo Pedersens Travel Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark

1998 – Augustinus Fund, Copenhagen, Denmark

1996 – Beckett Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark

1996 – Krista & Viggo Pedersens Travel Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark

1995 – Beckett Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark

1995 – Krista & Viggo Pedersens Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark

1994 – Beckett Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark

1993 – City Council of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark

1993 – Danish National Banks Foundation for Crafts, Copenhagen, Denmark

1988 – Danish National Banks Foundation for Crafts, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Honors and Awards

2018 – Second Best in Show, International Competition, LightHeaded, New Directions in fine Craft Lighting, USA

2013 – Honorable Mention, International Competition, 8th Cheonggju International Craft Competition, Korea

2012 – Shortlisted in International Competition, Arte Laguna Prize, Arsenale, Venice, Italy

2012 – World of Threads Art Festival, Oakville, Canada

2011 – Shortlisted in International Competition, Celeste Prize, Venice, Italy

 

Artists Retreats & Travels

2000 – Travelling in Western USA

1998 – Surging the Technique of The Ancient Amate Paper, Round-trip in Mexico

1996 – Fundacion Valparaiso, Andalusia, Spain

1990 – From East to West to Visit Paper Mills & Workshops in USA

1987 – Fundacion San Cataldo, Italy