Sofie Hesselholdt, b. 1974, Copenhagen, Denmark

Vibeke Mejlvang, b. 1976, Hjørring, Denmark

Hesselholdt & Mejlvang live and work in Copenhagen, Denmark

www.hesselholdt-mejlvang.dk

 

EDUCATION

SOFIE HESSELHOLDT

2000-2006  The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. Copenhagen, Denmark
2005-2005  Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Norway
1999-2000  The Funen Academy of Fine Arts, Denmark
1995-1998  University of Copenhagen, BA Art History, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

VIBEKE MEJLVANG

2000-2006  The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. Copenhagen, Denmark
2005-2005  Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Norway
1999-2000  The Funen Academy of Fine Arts, Denmark

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016
Native, Exotic, Normal, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

2015
FLESH TINT PROJECT, Kunsthal Nord + Kunsten – Museum of Modern Art Aalborg + public space of Aalborg, Aalborg, Denmark, March 2015

2014
Homeland Security, Platform Arts, Nothern Ireland
Other Forms of Relations, National Museum of Modern Art, MMCA Residency Changdong, Seoul, Korea
Little Blonde Girl, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, Denmark
DRØMMELAND, KUNSTEN – Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Aalborg, Denmark
Crows are following us, FB 69 Galerie Kolja Steinrötter, Münster, Germany
Pomp and Ceremony – Shades of Skin, Turku Art Museum, Finland
Virgin Production, Galleri Udengaard Projekt, Aarhus, Denmark

2013
ZEIGEN – An audiotour through Copenhagen by Karin Sander, NIKOLAJ Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark
New Waves in the Hood, Das Kunstbüro, Aarhus, Denmark
Hunger for Agression, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Kill Two Birds With One Stone, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, Denmark

2012
V1 X – Tonight We Wont Be Bored, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Not in my backyard, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, Denmark
Unfinished Journeys, Copenhagen Art Festival, Gl. Strand – Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Dark Passenger, SKMU Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway
I’m like a bird – Kunst I fugleperspektiv, Johannes Larsen Museum, Kerteminde, Denmark
The Armory Show, V1 Gallery, New York, USA
Forskel på folk, KUNSTEN – Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Denmark
The End of the World, FB69 Galerie Kolja Steinrötter; Münster, Germany

2011
3rd Party, Beaver Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark
Mørkesyn, with Svend-Allan Sørensen, Växjö Konsthal, Växjö, Sweden (two person show)
What´s He Building In There?, FUSE, NYC
STATUS – Somewhere between position and Condition, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Absolute Winter, Charlotte Fogh Contemporary, Århus, Denmark
Socle Du Monde 2010 – Between Cultures heart, Herning Museum of Contemporary Art, Denmar

2010
I dialog med Svend Dalsgaard, Specta, Copenhagen. (two person show)
Copenhagen Art Fair with V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
SWAB International Contemporary Art Fair, Barcelona, Spain
Party & Lost, group of groups with Ingen Frygt, Bank & Rau, Randi & Katrine, Den Fri – Center of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen.
Nordic Art Triennial, Eskilstuna, Sweden
Volta 6, Art Fair, Basel
Mermaid Mind, Shanghai, China

2009
Daily Life in the Eye of the Hurricane, FB69 Galerie Kolja Stein Rötter, Münster, Germany
The Perfect Storm, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark (solo)
New Horizons in the Neigbourhood, Charlotte Fogh Contemporary, Aarhus, Denmark
I Hammershøis fodspor, Dueodde Kornsilo, Denkark (group)
Tornado Nearby, Preview Berllin, Germany
The National Museum of Denmark opens new Museum: Museum for Industrial Culture, Brede /
Copenhagen, Denmark
Human Nature, Charlotte Fogh, Aarhus, Denmark (group)
Excursion in Pitch-Dark, Gallery 21, Malmoe, Sweden (solo)
Wider Horizons in the Neighbourhood, Charlotte Fogh, Aarhus, Denmark (solo)

2008
Destruction of Atlantis, Union Gallery, London, England
Socle du Monde, Herning Kunstmuseum, Denmark
Pastiche, Sølyst, Jyderup, Denmark
Botanisk forvandling / (Botanical transformation), Vejle Kunstmuseum, Denmark
Kritisk form / (Critical form), Skulpturi.dk, Denmark
EYESORE, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2007
Danmark Dejligst? / Denmark most lovely?), Fields, Copenhagen, Denmark
Match Race, Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum, Denmark
WHEN HUMOUR BECOMES CRITICAL, Big Family Business, Istanbul, Turkey
Take Away, Charlotte Fogh Contemporary, Aarhus, Denmark
Tak for God Ro og Orden / (Thanks For Listening), Pixel, Copenhagen, Denmark
SPEAK UP, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark
Krydstogt på Syndfloden / (Cruise on the Flood), Fung Sway, Copenhagen, Denmark
Homecoming, Vendsyssel Museum of Art, Hjørring, Denmark

2006
How about her side of the story?, Charlotte Fogh Contemporary, Aarhus, Denmark
There Is A U in Us, 4 years anniversary V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
700 % PLUS, Cph Kunsthal Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
When the Wind Blows, Charlotte Fogh Contemporary, Aarhus, Denmark
Parade, art parade in the streets of Copenhagen, Denmark
EXIT06, Graduate Show, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Arbejde Arbejde Arbejde / (Work Work Work), Overgaden – Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
Add X to (n), Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark

2005
Buffet, Førstetilvenstre, Copenhagen, Denmark
Experiment, Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ophørsudsalg / (Closing-Down Sale), Sv. Michelsen Store in Illum, Copenhagen, Denmark

2004
Keramik 2004 / (Ceramics 2004), Kopenhagen shop, Copenhagen, Denmark
THE PROJECT, Nørrebros Kunstsalon, København, Denmark
Det Hvide Guld, Grønbechs Gård, Bornholm, Denmark

2003
Bagværk med Glasur – keramik i Vejen (Pastry with Glaze). Vejen Art Museum, Denmark
Overblik – historier om kunsten og den nye by / (OVERVIEW – stories about art and the new town), Museum of Contemporary Art in Roskilde / public space of Trekroner, Denmark
THE PROJECT, Tallinn Arthall, Estonia / The Academy of Latvia’s Exhibition Hall, LatviaIt’s Photographic, Gallery Gustaf Gimm. Copenhagen, Denmark
Det Hvide Guld / (The White Gold), Royal Copenhagen / Marienlyst Castle, Elsinore, Denmark

2002
Running in the Family, i-n-k Institute for Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

2001
Nye Nyheder / (New News), the Neon Light Newspaper, Copenhagen Town Hall Square, Denmark
Det er 27 grader i skyggen og Trust me, I wasn’t expecting our kiss / (It’s 27° in the shadow, Trust me, I wasn’t expecting our kiss), the Apistemple in Frederiksberg Garden, CopenhagenIndblik: Lykken kan læres (version 2) / (Insight: How to learn happiness), shop windows, Odense, Denmark

2000
Indblik: Lykken kan læres / (Insight: How to learn happiness), bunker in Ørsteds Park, CPH, Denmark


PERMANENT AND PUBLIC SCULPTURES

2014 Totem, Commission at the façade, Herning Main Library, Herning, Denmark
2007 Hav, ceramic sculpture, Hansted Monestary, Horsens,  Denmark
2006 Annie, ceramic sculpture. Public Square, Østerhøj, Denmark
2005 Ceramic decoration, Højager School, Ballerup, Denmark

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

SKMU – Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway
Designmuseum Danmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
New Carlsberg Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Danish Arts Foundation, Denmark
DBC, Ballerup, Denmark
Saxo Collection, Copenhagen, Denmark
GRANTS AND AWARDS

2011 The Danish Arts Foundation
2010 Ole Haslunds Kunstnerfond
2009 Dansk Tennisfond
2008 Award for Barrikade, The Danish Arts Foundation
2004 Inger Goldmanns Fond


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