CV

Born 27th of September 1944.       
Member of BKF, Visual Artists Association DK.

Literature
The Blue Book, Weilbach’s Art Encyclopedia, Dansk Kunst 1984, 86, 87, 88, 95, 02.

Education
Arts and Crafts School, Copenhagen 1963-68. Painting/Graphic Design, Kunstgewerbeschule, Basel, Switzerland 1968-69, 70-71. Studied and worked in London, New York, Amsterdam, Paris and Italy.

Group Exhibitions
1972 Galleri Ars Studio. Århus, Denmark.

1978 Sophienholm, Lyngby, Denmark
1980 Leo Castelli Gallery (a benefit exhibition for performing artists), New York.

1981 View of Contemporary Danish Art, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark.

1981 Fall Exhibition, Charlottenborg,  Copenhagen, Denmark.

1982 “Pair Group”, an exhibition curated by Bill Zimmer in Art Galaxy, New York.

1982 “Recent acquisitions!”, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York.

1983 “Artists for Peace!”, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark.

1983 Print Department, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark.

1987 Carlsberg Breweries Art Association, Copenhagen, Denmark.

1988 Tuborg Breweries Art Association, Copenhagen, Denmark.

1988 Per Steen Hebsgaards Glassworkshop’s Exhibition Chartres; France and The Glyptotek, Copenhagen.

1989 Per Steen Hebsgaards Glassworkshop’s Exhibition Odense and Århus, Denmark.

1990 ”Paintbrush on Paper!”, (curated by Hanne Pedersen), Hjørring Art Museum, Hjørring, Denmark

1994 Kastet, Exhibitionspace of Thisted Kommune, Thisted, Denmark.

2001 Cisternen, Museum for Modern Art in Glass, Copenhagen, Denmark.

One Man Shows

1973 “View Paintings!”, Tranegården, Gentofte Art Library, Gentofte, Denmark.

1982 KUNSTFORENINGEN, (the most prestigious art association in Denmark); Copenhagen, Denmark.

1982 Sydslesvig Art Association, Flensburg, Germany.

1983 Ringsted Galleriet, Ringsted, Denmark.

1983 and 1991 Politikens Hus (Politiken is one of Denmark’s major newspapers), Copenhagen, Denmark. 1985 The Association of Danish Art Associations, several towns in Denmark.

1986 and 1988 Galerie Knud Grothe, Charlottenlund, Denmark.

1987 Århus Kunstmuseum, Århus, Denmark.

1987 City Council Exhibition Space of Copenhagen, Nikolaj.

1989,1990,1992 and 1994 Galleri Weinberger, Copenhagen, Denmark.

1993 Galleri Gedser, Gedser, Denmark.

1997 Lyngby Art Association, Lyngby, Denmark.

2000 “Prepare The Way of the Lord!”, Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Has had several shows in art associations of firms in Denmark.

Sales
KUNSTFORENINGEN, København, Staten Museum for Kunst, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Politikens Hus, Copenhagen, BBDO London and Copenhagen, Novo Nordisk, Rockwool A/S, Tuborg  Breweries A/S, Carlsberg Breweries A/S, Copenhagen City Council Culture Foundation , Rasmussen & Schiøtz A/S, A/S Krüger, Gentofte Kunstvenner, MatchMaker, Copenhagen University, The Faculty of Law and many Art Associations of Firms.

Commissions
Foss Electric A/S, Hillerød, Denmark, Novo Nordisk, Basel, Switzerland, BBDO, Denmark, Hotel Althea Scala, Copenhagen, DTU, the Technical University of Denmark, Lundtofte.

Grants
Art Dealer Richard Wilstrup and Wife Francisca, born Jensen’s Grant, Statens Kunstfond, The official Arts Foundation of Denmark, The Ministry of Culture, The Jubilee Foundation of 1968 of the National Bank of Denmark, The American Womens Club of Denmark, Author Emma Bærentzen’s Grant, The Painter and Art Historian, Ernst Goldschmidt’s Grant, Vekselerer William H. Michaelsens Grant, administrated by the Print Department of Statens Museum for Kunst, Supreme Court Lawyer, C.L. David’s Grant for Relatives and Friends, Københavns Farvehandel (Copenhagen Art Supply Store)2019;s Grant, Anna E. Munck’s Grant,  Copy Dan, Queen Ingrid and King Frederik’s Grant, The Augustinus Foundation, The Politiken Foundation, The Ministry of Church of Denmark, Wilhelm Kraft’s Grant, The painter and Author, Flemming Bergsøe’s Grant. E.M. Weis’s Grant.

Studio Grants
Stedelijk Museum’s Studios for Foreign Artists, 1982, Bikuben Foundation, Paris 1987, 1991, 2003, Frederiksberg Foundation 1999.

Awards
Artist of the Year, Rockwool A/S 1994.

Sponsors
Spar Nord, Maersk Logistics, claire.dk, Sigurd Müller Vinhandel.

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