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
2017
Carte Blanche, The French Embassy, Copenhagen, DK

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

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

2014
Homeland Security, Platform Arts, GB-NIR
Other Forms of Relations, National Museum of Modern Art, MMCA Residency Changdong, Seoul, KR/KP
Little Blonde Girl, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, DK
DRØMMELAND, KUNSTEN – Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Aalborg, DK
Crows are following us, FB 69 Galerie Kolja Steinrötter, Münster, DE
Pomp and Ceremony – Shades of Skin, Turku Art Museum, FI
Virgin Production, Galleri Udengaard Projekt, Aarhus, DK

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

2012
V1 X – Tonight We Wont Be Bored, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
Not in my backyard, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, DK
Unfinished Journeys, Copenhagen Art Festival, Gl. Strand – Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, DK
The Dark Passenger, SKMU Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, NO
I’m like a bird – Kunst I fugleperspektiv, Johannes Larsen Museum, Kerteminde, DK
The Armory Show, V1 Gallery, New York, US
Forskel på folk, KUNSTEN – Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, DK
The End of the World, FB69 Galerie Kolja Steinrötter; Münster, DE

2011
3rd Party, Beaver Projects, Copenhagen, DK
Mørkesyn, with Svend-Allan Sørensen, Växjö Konsthal, Växjö, SE
What´s He Building In There?, FUSE, New York, US
STATUS – Somewhere between position and Condition, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
Absolute Winter, Charlotte Fogh Contemporary, Århus, DK
Socle Du Monde 2010 – Between Cultures heart, Herning Museum of Contemporary Art, DK

2010
I dialog med Svend Dalsgaard, Specta, Copenhagen, DK
Copenhagen Art Fair with V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
SWAB International Contemporary Art Fair, Barcelona, ES
Party & Lost, group of groups with Ingen Frygt, Bank & Rau, Randi & Katrine, Den Fri – Center of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, DK
Nordic Art Triennial, Eskilstuna, SE
Volta 6, Art Fair, Basel, DE
Mermaid Mind, Shanghai, CN

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

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

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

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

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

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

2003
Bagværk med Glasur – keramik i Vejen (Pastry with Glaze). Vejen Art Museum, DK
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, DK
THE PROJECT, Tallinn Arthall, Estonia / The Academy of Latvia’s Exhibition Hall, LatviaIt’s Photographic, Gallery Gustaf Gimm. Copenhagen, DK
Det Hvide Guld / (The White Gold), Royal Copenhagen / Marienlyst Castle, Elsinore, DK

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

2001
Nye Nyheder / (New News), the Neon Light Newspaper, Copenhagen Town Hall Square, DK
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, DK

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


PERMANENT AND PUBLIC SCULPTURES

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

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
SKMU – Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, NO
Designmuseum Danmark, Copenhagen, DK
New Carlsberg Foundation, Copenhagen, DK
The Danish Arts Foundation, DK
DBC, Ballerup, DK
Saxo Collection, Copenhagen, DK

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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