Jesper Carlsen / biography / contact / archive / off blog
biography /

  Born 1977. (AArhus) DK
Education /  
2001-2006 The Artakademi of Funen (Odense) DK. With, Anette Abrahamsson (2001-2003),
Lars Bent Petersen (2003-2005), Jens Haaning (2005-2006).
2000   Krabbesholm Højskole, art, architecture and design (Skive) DK.
1996-2000 Educated in electronics (Elektronikmekaniker),York Refrigiation Controls
   
Selected
solo exhibition /
 
2011 “Light and Matter (the Copenhagen Interpretation)“ Sierra Metro (Edinburgh) UK
2009 “Effects on Consciousness” Martin Asbæk Gallery (Copenhagen) DK
2008 Untitled sculptureFabrikken for Kunst og Design/ Production hall (Copenhagen) DK
2006 “The fifth day”, Martin Asbæk Projects (Copenhagen) DK.
  ”700% plus” KBH KUNSTHAL_Centenniale(Copenhagen) DK.
2005 "Optokobler" (with Stefan Myllager), Koh-i-noor (Copenhagen) DK
2004 "Pictures of Nature", Teolbar (Copenhagen) DK
   
Selected
group exhibition /
 
2011 "Den rigtige vej til det forkerte sted" Koh-i-noor (Copenhagen) DK
  “Summer in the City” Martin Asbæk Gallery (Copenhagen) DK
  ”La fumee du paquebot” Petit Maroc (St. Nazaire) F.
  "Ok Coral på Toves ConTemporary Workout Space"Toves ConTemporary Workout Space(Copenhagen) DK
  "BYOB - Copenhagen" Fabrikken for Kunst og Design/ Production hall (Copenhagen) DK
  "Lightworks 2011"Grimsby Minster (Grimsby) UK
  “OPHOBNING OG ORGANISERET KAOS.” Den Frie Udstillingsbygning (Copenhagen) DK
   
2010 "NO FOOD NO DRINK NO STICKY LOLLIES "STATTBAD Wedding (Berlin) DE
  “Phusical Center: Brooklyn” Convent of Saint Cecilia, Brooklyn, (New York) US
  “Summer in the City” Martin Asbæk Gallery (Copenhagen) DK
  “Koh-i-noor in Sea & Space Explorations” Sea & Space (Los Angeles) US
  “Frederiksberg” Den gule villa (Frederiksberg/Copenhagen) DK
  “Youth Cult 2010”Dada Post (Berlin) DE
  “Astronomical Frontiers”BKS Garage(Copenhagen) DK
   
2009 “X < > X The World is not a fixed image” Machwerket (AArhus) DK
  “Ude og Hjemme” Esplanaden 3 (Copenhagen) DK
  “Friends IV” Gallery GL.Lejre (Lejre) DK
  “Summer in the City” Martin Asbæk Gallery (Copenhagen) DK
  “The Party” Beaver Projects (Copenhagen) DK
  "Biotope" NLHspace (Copenhagen) DK
   
2008 “Fragile” Carre' Bonnat (Bayonne) F
  "Enter" Kunsthallen Brandts (Odense) Dk
  “Fragile” Espai Ubú (Barcelona) E
  “Deadpan Exchange III” The Lab (San Francisco) US
  “Luminat” Ørestad North (Copenhagen) DK
   
2007 “I stayed in the car” ” Koh-i-noor (Copenhagen) DK
  “Summer in the City II” MAP Group Show (Copenhagen) DK
  “Deadpan Exchange II” (Berlin) DE
  “UDE NU!” Esplanaden (Copenhagen) DK
  “Arty” Larm Gallery (Copenhagen) DK
  “Constructions of Nature” Uppsala konstmuseum (Uppsala) SE
  “Supermarket” Konstnärshuset (Stockholm) SE
   
2006 ”Backlight” Helene Nyborg Contemporary (Copenhagen) DK
  Alt_cph” with Koh-i-noor, Fabrikken for Kunst og Design (Copenhagen) DK
  ”Afgang06” Filosofgangen (Odense) DK
  ”My Door Phone” Nørrebro (Copenhagen) DK
  ”Esplanaden 2006” Den Frie Udstillingsbygning (Copenhagen) DK
  ”inden i Koh-i-noor” Koh-i-noor (Copenhagen) DK
   
2005 ”Crossingover” Charlottenborgs atrium (Copenhagen) DK
  "Skifter" Trapholt (Kolding) DK
   
2004 "5000C" Filosofgangen (Odense) DK
  "It's a model and it's looking good" Galleri Ruwit Weiss (Düsseldorf) DE
   
2003 "The fantastic Six" Søjlerummet at Kunsthallen Brandts (Odense) DK
  "Ungkunst" (København/Malmø) DK
  "Familie" Pantheonsfløjen (Odense) DK
  "Forårsudstillingen" Charlottenborg (Copenhagen) DK
   
Grants/  
2011 The Danish Arts Foundation, working grant
2009 The Danish Arts Foundation, working grant
2007 The Danish Arts Foundation, working grant
2003 Norden, Young Art 2003
   
Artfair/  
2010 Paris Photo
2009 Art Copenhagen
2008 Leipzig
2008 Art Brussels
   
Other /  
2010 Awarded for the short film “Villa villa” in th ideas competition “Bo Tæt”
2010 Featured on www.rhizome.org
  Featured on www.triangulationblog.com
  Featured on www.monotask.tumblr.com
   
2009 Curated(together with Jacob Borges & Anders Visti)“X < > X The World is not a fixed image” Machwerket (AArhus) DK
  Curated, ”Dinner and Letters” with Karen Petersen at Koh-i-noor, DK
  Curated, ”RGB-Overload” with Nils Grarup at Koh-i-noor, DK
   
2008 Featured on freefall at www.clubinternet.org
  Featured on www.vvork.com
  Featured on www.todayandtomorrow.net
  Featured and interview in the magazine “Apparatur 16-17”
   
2007 Video program in cafe, showing 3 videos, Bonniers konsthall (Stockholm) SE
  Featured on www.vvork.com
  Featured on www.lemurdanslemiroir.fr
   
2006 Record cover for ”Pellarin & Lenler, Going through phases” together with Stefan Myllager
   
2005- Member of the project room Koh-i-noor
2005- Assistant for Ann Lislegaard
2005 Assistant for the Danish pavillon at the 51th Venice Biennale