CV

Kathrine Ærtebjerg

Born 1969 Denmark

Lives and works in Copenhagen

www.kathrineaertebjerg.dk

 

Education:

1995 - 2002 The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts

 

Solo exhibitions (selected):

2019 "Eternal Life", Museet Holmen, Løgumkloster

2019 "The Tool", Galerie Mikael Andersen, København

2018 "The Tool", Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Århus

2016 "The invisible poem", Galerie Mikael Andersen, København

2016 "Butterfly", DGV, Svendborg

2015 "Hånden ånder, ånden leger" (with Ulla Eriksen), Format Art Project, Copenhagen

2014 "The holes, the stains, the play", Munkeruphus, Dronningmølle

2013 "The play", Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen

2012 "Her stomach is an oven that burns the world", Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin

2011 "Transformations", The Museum for Religious Art, Lemvig

2010 "Darkness, light, the eye, the hole, the sky", Trapholt Museum, Kolding

2009 "Out of Darkness", Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen

2007 "Among the living, the dead and the unborn", Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin

2007 "Kathrine Ærtebjerg", The Skovgaard Museum, Viborg

2006 "See how big my flowers are, she answered", Gl. Strand, Copenhagen

2006 "Lost and present", Rokeby Gallery, London

2004 "SHE", Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen

2004 "Ape-Mother in the ocean and other painted stories", Vestsjællands Art museum, Sorø

2003 "The girl that wanted the impossible", Traneudstillingen, Gentofte Hovedbibliotek

2002 "Light/grass", Kunstakademiets Udstillingssted, Copenhagen

 

Group exhibitions (selected):

2019 "Bordet fanger", Viborg Kunsthal, Viborg

2019 "Koloristerne", Den Frie, Copenhagen

2017 "Son of the sky/Light", Simeons church, Nørrebro, Copenhagen

2017 "Tastings 4", KIKshh, Sct Hans Have, Roskilde

2017 "Inside Out", Kirk Gallery, Aalborg

2017 "Nordic Relations", Bomuldsfabriken Kunsthall, Arendal, Norway

2016 "And watercolour" Dronninglund Kunstcenter, Dronninglund

2016 "50x50x50", Kastrupgårdsamlingen, Kastrup

2015 "Not for sale", Trapholt Museum, Kolding

2015 "Bagsiden af en blomme". Tom Christoffersen Gallery

2014 "Sculptures and works on paper, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin

2014 "Contemporary Art from Denmark", European Central Bank, Frankfurt

2014 "Double Butterfly, Myrrapollen og Den usynlige kat", Vestjyllands Kunstpavillon, Videbæk

2014 "Dream Land", Kunsten, Museum of Modern Art Aalborg

2014 "Paper", Munch Gallery, New York

2013 "Betroet Tvivl - Kunstnerkeramik 2013", Vejen Art Museum

2013 "Recreation", MOHS Exhibit, København

2013 "Blumen Flowers Blomster" Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin

2013 "Polyfoni", Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris, Sverige

2012-13 "After Surrealism", Rønnebæksholm, Kunstbygningen i Vrå, Skive Kunstmuseum, Kunstbygningen Janus, Kunstbygningen Det Ny Kastet

2012 "Skandinavian Figurative Art", Die Galerie, Frankfurt

2012 "ZwischenZone", Galerie Stephanie Bender, Munich, Germany

2012 "How am I? Danish and indian contemporary art", Kastrupgaardsamlingen, Kastrup

2012 "Qraft - feminint eftertryk", Fanø Art Museum, Sønderho

2011 "Doll House", Galleri Christoffer Egelund, København

2011 "Body of Memory – A tribute to Louise Bourgeoise", Galerie Mikael Andersen, København

2010 "Kunst for de Kongelige", Aros

2010 "Wild Things", Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense

2009 "Wonderland", KadE, Amersfoort, Holland

2009 "Mega", Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen

2008 "Danskjävlar - en svensk kærlighedserklæring", Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

2008 "Brandneu, Neuankäufe 2007-2008", Museum Essl, Klosterneuburg, Austria

2008 "Day Dreams ", National Gallery of Denmark

2008 "Cairo Biennale 11", Cairo, Egypt

2007 "Nordic series", Bomuldsfabriken Kunsthall, Norway

2007 "Match Race", KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg

2007 "Fora - Other stories from the unknown", Randers Art museum, Randers

2007 "Fairytale Cabinets", Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense

2006 "Go figure! Young danish painting", Arken Museum for Modern Art

2006 "Girl Power and Boyhood", Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh og Kunsthallen Brandt

2006 "Wake up", Rauma Biennale Balticum, Finland

2006 "RF- the real and the fantastic", Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen

2006 "Check-in Europe - Reflecting Identities", European Patent Office, Munich

2005-2006 Carnegie Art Award

2005 "High Lights", National Gallery of Denmark

2005 "Fairy Tales Forever", ARoS Aarhus Art Museum

 

Represented by following museums/institutions:

National Gallery of Denmark

The Collection of Prints and Drawings, National Gallery of Denmark

Arken Museum of Modern Art, Denmark

Aros Aarhus Art Museum, Denmark

Sammlung Essl, Østrig

Vejle Art Museum, Denmark

Hygum Art Museum, Denmark

New Carlsberg Foundation 

The Danish Arts Foundation

Kastrupgårdsamlingen, Denmark

 

Grants (selected):

2016 Price of Honor Aage og Yelva Nimbs Fond

2015 Price of Honor Sven Hols

2014 Price of honor Anne Marie Telmanyi født Carl-Nielsens Fond til støtte for kvindelige billedkunstnere over 40 år

2006-2009 3 years Working Grant Statens Kunstfond

2004, 2005 Working grant Statens Kunstfond

2004 Kristian Zahrtmann Price of honor

2006 The artist of the year Jyllands Posten

 

Bibliography (selected):

Catalogues/books:

2016 "Goblin Marked", text Christina Rossetti, Touchbooks Forlag (book in danish)

2014 "Hullerne, pletterne, legen", Munkeruphus

2010 "Kathrine Ærtebjerg, She is ready, selected works ", Revolver, Berlin

2007 "Among the living, the dead and the unborn", Poulsen Publish

2006 "See how big my flowers are, she answered", Gl. Strand

2006 "Lost & present", Poulsen Publish 2004 "SHE", Poulsen Publish

2003 "She is a mouse, she is a monkey", Poulsen Publish

2002 "I am here, where are you ?", Poulsen Publish

2004 "Abe-Mor i havet og andre maleriske fortællinger", Vestsjællands Kunstmuseum

Catalogues (group exhibitions):

2011 "Forvandlinger", Museet for Religiøs Kunst

2010 "Frederik VIIIs Palæ", Aristo Bogforlag

2008 "Danskjävlar - en svensk kærlighedserklæring", Kunsthal Charlottenborg

2006 Carnegie Art Award

2005 "Fairy Tales Forever", Aros Aarhus Art Museum

2005 "Highlights", National Gallery of Denmark

Anthologies, journals:

"Kritik, nr 215", 2015

"Periskop – forum for kunsthistorisk debat, nr 13", 2008

"NYBRUD - dansk kunst i 1990'erne", Aschehoug, 2006

"Manual til dansk samtidskunst", Gyldendal, 2006

"Overblik – 63 danske samtidskunstnere", Politikkens Forlag, 2006

"Blæk", Politikens Forlag, 2006

"Nyt Dansk Maleri", Passepartout 26, 2005

"Børn og Barndomme", Kvinder og Køn forskning 3/05

"Om holdninger", Refleksioner 2003

 

Other:

2016 Commision, Marselisborg Gymnasium, Aarhus

2014 Commision, PET, Gladsaxe

2011 Commision, Vamdrup School, Vamdrup

2009-10 Permanent Art Project at Frederik Vlll´s Mansion, Amalienborg Palace Square, Copenhagen

Poetry contributions, Hvedekorn 90/3, 90/4, 91/3, 91/4, 95/4, 96/2

Photos contributions Hvedekorn 93/3

Book covers: David Læby, Borgens Forlag, 1998 and Line-Maria Lång, Rosinante, 2009

2005 Tivoli Poster

Art work contributions in various educational books