CV

CV

Education

Guest  Lecturer,  Academy of Architecture, Aarhus University, Denmark,  2008 - 2009
Public Art Project & Lighting Design Projects since 2001
Working Fulltime as an Artist since 1987
Preparing for the Teachers Profession, Via University, 1976 - 81
Political Science, Aarhus University, 1971- 74
Studies in English & Canadian History, Toronto, Canada, 1967- 68
 

Artists Retreats

The Azores, Kenya, Normandy, Greenland, 2000 - 2009
Finland & the Faroe Islands, Mexico, 1998 - 2000
Györ, Hungary, Lascaux, France, 1996 - 1997
Sicily, Spain, United States, 1990 - 1995
Sweden, Italy (San Cataldo) l987 - 1989
 

Juried Exhibitions – Selected

The 8th Cheonggju International Craft Competition, Korea,   - 2013
World of Threads Art Festival, Oakville, Ontario, Canada - 2012
Art Expo, Venice, Finalist to Arte Laguna Prize, Venice - 2012
Shortlisted in International Competition, Celeste Prize, Italy - 2011
Biennale for Craft & Design, Kolding, Denmark - 2007
KP, Artist Easter Exhibition, Aarhus, Denmark - 1994 &1995
Juried Exhibition, Sønderjyllands Artcenter, Denmark - 1993
 

Solo Exhibitions – Selected

Gallery Else Marie Jensen, Kolding, Denmark - 2010
Gallery Plan Ett, Stockholm, Danisco, Aarhus, Denmark - 2004
Øksnehallen, Copenhagen, Denmark - 2002
Louis Poulsen Lighting, Copenhagen, Denmark - 2004
“VARIA”: Aaland Museum, Faroe Islands (Nordic House), Greenland (Cultural House) - 1998 - 2000
 

Group Exhibitions - Selected

Grand Opening - Gallery V58, Aarhus, Denmark - 2013
The 8th Cheonggju International Craft Competition, Korea,  Creative Rising, New York - 2013
Scoletta of St. John the Babtist, Venice, Arte Laguna Prize/Arsenale, Venice - 2012
World of Threads Art Festival, Oakville, Canada - 2012
Gallery V58, Aarhus, Denmark - 2011
Biennale for Craft & Design, Kolding, Denmark – 2007
 

Commissioned Public Art - Selected

2010 - Plastic Surgery Clinic, Aarhus, Denmark
2009 - Old Townhall in Thisted, Denmark
2006 - “LOFTET” - The Region Meeting Hall, Region Council, Viborg, Denmark
2002 & 1998 - The City Council of Aarhus, Denmark
1998 - Solbakken, Institution for Handicaped Children, Aarhus, Denmark
1996 - Skejby University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
1995 - “FLORES” - Testrup Højskole, Aarhus, Denmark. Exterior Public Sculpture
1995 - “PAPER-PROJECT” - The City Council of Aarhus, Denmark
1994 - The Danish Ministry of Finance, Copenhagen, Denmark
1990 - The Council of Aarhus, Sculpture, placed at Graphic School, Aarhus, Denmark
 

Commissioned Corporate Art - Selected

2010, 2004, 2002 - Vipp A/S Copenhagen, Denmark
2009 - Dinesen Floor A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008, 2005, 1992 - Lindberg Optician A/S, Aarhus, Denmark
2008 - Lett Law Firm A/S, Aarhus, Denmark
2005 - “SIGN” Danisco A/S, Aarhus, Denmark
2002 - Egmont Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark
2000 - Frandsen Lighting A/S, Brædstrup, Denmark. Design Project
1996 - Design of Packaging to Aarhuus Stiftsbogtrykkerie, Denmark
1991 - Dan-Web A/S,  Aarhus, Denmark
 

Foundations & Public Grants – Selected

2005, 2000, 1999, 1993, 1988 - Danish National Banks Foundation for Crafts
1999 - Nordic House (the Faroe Islands), Nordic Institute ( Finland), Nordic Cultural Foundation
1999 - N.A.P.A.  (Nordic Institute of Greenland)
1998 - Danish Ministry for Cultural Affairs
1998, 1996, 1995 - Krista & Viggo Pedersens Travel Foundation for Young Artists
1998 - Augustinus  Fund - Travel Foundation
1996, 1995, 1994 - Beckett Foundation. Working Grants
1993 - The City Council of Aarhus - Trade & Cultural Pool