CV PETER FUNCH
Born 1974, Denmark
Lives and works in Paris, France

EDUCATION
Photojournalist, The Danish School of Media and Journalism, Denmark, 1999

UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

2021
42nd and Vanderbilt (group exhibition), The National Collection Of Photography, The Royal Library, Copenhagen, Denmark
Lumiere Nordiques (group exhibition), Abbaye Jumieges, Jumieges, France
Screen Time from Robert and Renee Drake Collection, Samek Art Museum, Lewisburg PA, US
Meltdown: A Visualization of Climate Change, Museum And Galleries Of Ljubljana Institute, Slovenia

2022
Meltdown: A Visualization of Climate Change, Whirinaki Whare Taonga, New Zealand
Meltdown: A Visualization of Climate Change, Nelson Provincial Museum Pupuri Taonga O Te Tai Ao, New Zealand


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021
Compositions, V1 Gallery II, Copenhagen, Denmark

2020
42nd and Vanderbilt (public installation), Fondation Vevey Ville D’images, Switzerland

2019
42nd and Vanderbilt (public installation), CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto, Canada

2018
42nd and Vanderbilt, Eighteen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014
Last Flight: An American Anthology, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013
The New Street Types of New York, Alice Austen House, New York, USA

2011
Babel Tales Redux, V1 Gallery, New York (KWPF Space), USA
Babel Tales, Book Launch, Invisible Exports, New York, USA

2010
Babel Tales, Colette, Paris, France
Babel Tales Addendum, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Danish Diaries, The Danish Pavilion, Shanghai, China

2009
Dream Amsterdam Foundation, Dream Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Babel Tales, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008
The Eye of the Beholder, A Solo Project at Voltashow Art Fair, New York, USA

2007
Patent & Varemærkestyrelsen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Babel Tales, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003
Las Vegas – Made by Man, Gallery Kling & Bang, Reykjavik, Iceland
Las Vegas – Made by Man, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021
In Reality – Fotografisk Center 25 Years, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Go, Sophienholm, Sophienholm, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark

2020
Babel Tales, part of Street. Life. Photography, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
The Imperfect Atlas, part of Fotobokfestival Oslo 2020, Oslo, Norway
The Imperfect Atlas, part of Project Pressure at Landskrona Photo Festival, Landskrona, Sweden
42nd and Vanderbilt, part of A History Of Photography: Daguerreotype To Digital, V&A, London, UK
Meltdown: Visualizing Climate Change, Horniman Museum, London, UK
MINE IV, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2019
Bad Moon Rising, Paris Photo, Chris Duncan & Peter Funch, V1 Gallery, Grand Palais, Paris, France
MINE III, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Street. Life. Photography, Kunst Haus Wien, Wien, Austria
Meltdown – A visualization of Climate Change, Project Pressure, Natural History Museum, Wien, Austria
The Danish Photo Book 1919 – 2019, Malmö Kunsthall, Malmö, Sweden

2018
A History of Photography: Daguerreotype to Digital, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK
Triennial of Photography, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
Photography To End All Photography, Photobiennalen, Brandts, Odense, Denmark
Face To Face, The Ruth Youth Wing, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

2017
Ramt Af Byen, Danish Architecture Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark

2016
Friendships, Nivaagaards Museum, Nivå, Denmark

2015
Hamster and Hipster – The Aesthetics of the Mobile Phone, Museum Angewandte kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2014
New York, New York, Viborg Kunsthal, Viborg, Denmark
Volta, V1 Gallery, Basel, Switzerland

2013
Summer Reading, The Hole, New York, USA
State of The Art, Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012
Tonight We Won’t Be Bored, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Terra Cognita Museum Belvédère, Heerenveen/Oranjewoud. Photofestival Noorderlicht
PARATY EM FOCO photo festival in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Paper Match Halmlageret/Carlsberg, Copenhagen Denmark
Hello Materials, Danish Design Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
An Øje for The Hole, The Hole, New York, USA
Mods vs. Rockers, The Essential Collection & V1 Gallery, Brooklyn NY, USA
Broken Language, Armory Show New York, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Continental Drift, Volta8 Basel, Switzerland

2011
Ny Dank Fotografi, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen
LIVING Frontiers of Architecture III and IV 2011 at LOUISIANA, Denmark
Volta, V1 Gallery, Basel, Switzerland
OneShot, Kunstpakhuset, Ikast, Denmark
WHAT’S HE BUILDING IN THERE? Fuse Gallery, New York.
The Eye is a lonely Hunter: Images of Humankind, 4. Fotofestival Mannheim Ludwigshafen Heidelberg
Role and Ritual, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany
The Practice of Everyday Life, Kunstverein Ludwigshafen, Germany

2010
NEW WORK NEW YORK, Tiny Vices, New York
Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
Gallery, Contemporanea Granada, Spain.
OneShot, Allmänna Galleriet 925, Stockholm, Sweden
Volta 6 Basel, Switzerland
Art Copenhagen, Denmark

2009
OneShot, Werkstette Copenhagen
Art Copenhagen, Denmark
Volta5 Basel, Switzerland
Art Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

2008
The Destruction of Atlantis, Union Gallery, London, UK
Fogtdals Fotografpriser 2008, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Charlotte Fogh Contemporary, Aarhus, Denmark
Art Copenhagen, Denmark
Voltashow Basel, Switzerland
Voltashow, The Eye of the Beholder, a Solo Project Art Fair, New York, USA

2007
Spitting Image, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Zoo Art Fair London, UK
Art Copenhagen, Denmark
Preview Berlin, Germany
Voltashow Basel, Switzerland

2006
DNA (Diesel New Art), Winners exhibited in Denmark, Sweden and Norway
There is a U in Us, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Preview Berlin, Germany
Art Copenhagen, Denmark

2005
Random Happenings, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Face to Face – New Portraits, Lumas, Berlin, Germany
Art Copenhagen, Denmark

2004
A Celebration of Rebellion, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Art Copenhagen, Denmark

2003
Foam Photography Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2001
On Contempo, Kunsthallen, Copenhagen, followed in Zing Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
EinZweiDrei.com in Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen with the project Crossin Red Town
Crossing Red Town, Arles Photo Festival, France

AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS

2018
Direktør Einar Hansen & hustru fru Vera Hansens Fonds ´Kunst-, Design- og Arkitekturpris´ (Art, Design and architecture price)

2008
Palle Fogtdals Photo Award, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006
New Photographers 2007, curated by Lewis Blackwell
Winner of Diesel New Art in the Photo category

2003
Student at the 10th annual World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Finalist at SXSW Web Awards

2002
1st prize from Danish School of Journalism with portraits from World Trade Center, Aarhus, Denmark

2001
1st prize, Best in open Class in Danish Press Photo of the year, with the portraits from World Trade Center
Crossing Red Town, awarded at the Arles Photo Festival, France

2000
1st prize in best photojournalist project of the year, from The Danish School of Journalism
Awarded in open class for the project Crossing Red Town, in Press Photo of the Year

1999
1st prize, Best Daily Picture in Danish Press Photo of The Year


SELECTED PRESS

2020
Peter Funch, The Imperfect Atlas, review in Collector Daily
The Nearest Truth Ep. 28, podcast interview with
Street, Life, Photography, Kunsthaus Vienna, Vienna [Catalogue]

2019
Conversation Between Peter Funch and William Pym, Berlin / London, Via Email, October 8-14
The Imperfect Atlas, published by TBW Books and V1 Gallery, ISBN 978-1-942953-42-5

2018
Motivation For Director Einar Hansen And Wife Vera Hansen’s Foundations Annual Art, Design And Architecture Award Nov 2018
Review Of 42nd And Vanderbilt By Jörg M. Colberg, Conscientious Photo Magazine 2018
Review Of 42nd And Vanderbilt By Teju Cole, New York Times Magazine Mar 2018
Portfolio Of 42nd And Vanderbilt In Politiken Mar. 2018
Review Of 42nd And Vanderbilt Exhibition At Eighteen Gallery By Mette Sandbye, Weekendavisen Mar. 2018
Review Of The Book 42nd And Vanderbilt In Bomb Magazine Jan. 2018
Interview 42nd And Vanderbilt At Art, Das Kunstmagazine Feb. 2018
Interview 42nd And Vanderbilt At Der Spiegel Jan. 2018

2017
Mention 42nd And Vanderbilt In Focus Magazine, Issue 23, 2017
Interview 42nd And Vanderbilt At Itsnicethat.com Oct. 2017
Portfolio The Imperfect Atlas Osmos Magazine Cover Issue 11 & Portfolio Issue 12, 2017
42nd and Vanderbilt, published by TBW Books, ISBN 978-1-942953-31-9

2015
Expedition Mt Baker, PDN Magazine,
Portfolio, M. Le magazine du Monde 10 pages.
Profile At Kunsten.nu By Bodil Johanne Monrad. Artist Of The Week Jan 2015
Interview Paper Journal Oct. 2015

2014
Studies of Last Flight, published by Études Books N°10, ISBN 978-2-36962-004-4
Mt. Baker’s Shrinking Glaciers, Portfolio, New Yorker, November, 2014
Paper Journal Best Of Instagram Vol. 1, Editor & Design: Patricia Karallis
Peter Funch: Last Flight, Interview In Vice by Matthew Leifheit 03/07 2014
World atlas of Street photography, Thames & Hudson. Release Oct. 2014
From Steel to Silver, Information, Review by Rune Gade, p16-17.
Talk Magazine, The reality issue, interview Issue 28. p.30-39
The Room Magazine, The journey, Portfolio, p.74-77
Album, Monograph, Morel Books
World atlas of Street photography, Thames & Hudson. Release Oct. 2014
Talk Magazine, The reality issue, Issue 28
Text For Studies Of Last Flight By William Pym 2014

2013
Peter Funch and the constructed moment, Interview, http://www.inthein-between.com
An Introduction To Triptychs: Version 01, Edition of 30 zines
Peter Funch – Step, Repeat, End. Text by Richard Rhodes, Next Level Magazine no. 23 / Copenhagen Issue

2012
Terra Cognita Catalog, Noorderlicht Photofestival, Aurora Borealis, ISBN/EAN: 978-90-76703-48-0
Peter Funch: Men in The Mirror Part V, Lemon Magazine no. 5, King of Pop Issue
Aggregation Moment, Surface China Magazine, Issue 40
O Acaso Pensado do fotógrafo Peter Funch, O Globo, page 4.
Obras do acaso, Fohla de Sao Paulo

2011
The New Yorker 26.10.11 Babel Tales Redux exhibition review
TIME.com 21.09.11 Interview and exhibition feature
The New Yorker 12.09.11 Babel Tales Redux exhibition write up
The Eye is a Lonely Hunter: Images of Humankind, 4. Fotofestival Mannheim Ludwigshafen Heidelberg. Published by Kehrer. ISBN 978-3-86828-240-5
LIVING: Frontiers of Architecture III-IV, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Page 186. ISBN 987-87-91607-93-6
New York: A Photographer’s City. Edited by Marla Hamburg Kennedy and published by Rizzoli.
ISBN: 978-0-8478-3584-3

2010
Babel Tales, V1 Gallery & Peter Funch
Street photography Now published by Thames and Hudson. Edited by Sophie Howarth and Stephen
McLaren
Interview Juxdapoz, Issue #113 June 2010

2009
Art World Magazine Issue 11, 4 pages
Interview In New York Times “Amsterdam Diaries” June 2009
It’s nice that Magazine Issue 2, 8 pages
Wired Magazine UK “Perfect Timing is an art’ 2 pages
VPRO Dutch magazine Cover
DeTelegraaf Interview “Foto’s Peter Funch op derde Dream Amsterdam – Het ballet van Fietsen” 1/4 page
DeVolkskrant debate “collectiet stadsgedrag” 1 page
Bright.nl “Straatbeeld” Juni-july issue 2 pages
Time out Amsterdam July “The hot seat” Interview 1 page
NRC NEXT “Levens die elkaar kort kruisen” interview 2 pages
NRC Handelsbladet Culture “Op Zoek naar de kleine afwijking” Interview Cover and 2 pages
Hetparool Kunst og Media “Spelen met de Amsterdamse werkelijkheid” 2 pages
Adformatie “De waarheid van Peter Funch” august issue 3 pages
MS Berlingske “Hvad Øjet ser” 2 pages
The book Babel Tales with 40 images to be published by Chris Boot LTD

2008
Next Level Edition 14 White Issue 6 Pages
Politiken Magasinet, 6 pages
Art World Review Exhibitions Armory Tweak p. 123
10 Paper – London, UK

2007
Berlinske Tidende 12.04.07 review by Torben Weirup
Politiken 06.04.07 2 pages and cover on culture section

2006
British Journal of Photography, New Photographers 2007, 6 pages
The Independent 26.06.06, New Photographers 2007, 6 pages

2005
Represented in web design portfolio by Taschen
British Journal of Photography 6 pages and coverstory

2004
Leica photograpie International #4, 3 pages

1999
Released the book Et Andet Sted Hen for HT (Hovedstadens trafikselskab) with Uffe Larsen as text writer


SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Victoria & Albert, London, (UK)
The National Museum of Photography, Copenhagen, (DK)
West Collection (US)
Reinhardhallen, Berlin, (DE)
New York Public Library (NYPL) Print Collection, New York, (US)
West Collection, Collegeville, PA, (US)
Nykredit Collection (DK)
Jens-Peter Brask Collection (DK)
Statoil Art Collection (NO)
The Drake Family Collection (NL)


SELECTED EDITORIAL WORK

The New Yorker
New York Times Magazine
New York Magazine
Time magazine
Fast Company, Next Level
Adbuster, Neon
Big Magazine
Intersection Magazine
Kilimanjaro Magazine
S Magazine
Garage Magazine
Numero Magazine
V Magazine