BIOGRAPHY

Cathrine Raben Davidsen
 
Born in 1972 Copenhagen, Denmark
Lives and works in Copenhagen

EDUCATION

1996-03 The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen, Denmark
1995-96 De Vrije Academie voor Beeldende Kunst, Den Haag, The Netherlands 1991-92 Instituto d´Arte, Lorenzo de Medici, Firenze, Italy


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013
The Harlequin Set, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Trickster, Hostrup-Pedersen & Johansen, Litografisk, Valby, Denmark

2012
The Peacocks Tail, Litografisk, Hostrup Pedersen & Johansen, Valby, Denmark
House of the Ax, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen, Denmark

2010
Blækhuset/The Inkwell, Trapholt Museum of Modern Art, Koldning, Denmark

2009
Remote Control, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen

2008
White Ink, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens, Denmark

2007
Voice of the Shuttle, Schäfer Grafisk Værksted, Copenhagen

2006
Meta Morphoses, Vestsjællands Kunstmuseum, Sorø, Denmark
Penelopes Web, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen

2005
Heroides, Ama Gallery, Turku, Finland

2003
Pen Pencil Poison, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens, Denmark
His Story, Galerie Provence, Aalborg, Denmark


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 
2013
Zeigen, an audiotour through Copenhagen, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark.
På Kant med Kierkegaard, The National Museum of Denmark, Denmark
På Kant med Kierkegaard, Vejle Kunstmuseum, Denmark
På Kant med Kierkegaard, Ribe Kunstmuseum, Danmark
På Kant med Kierkegaard, SAK Kunstbygning, Svenborg, Denmark
Kill one Bird with one Stone, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, Denmark
Ambiguous Faces, Interpreting the Face as Object in Contemporary Art, Gallery B15, Copenhagen, Denmark
Market, Stockholm, with Trine Søndergaard represented by Martin Asbæk Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Galllery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Kill two Birds with one stone, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, Denmark

2012
WONDERS - Masterpieces from Private Collections in Denmark, KUNSTEN, Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Denmark
A Journey Through A Nordic Fairytale, Pop Up Space, Guided By In Voices, Chelsea, NY, USA
Ten years of DANSK, Dansk Design Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Groupshow, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011
Birds + Bees, Linksoul Lab, California, USA
3rd Party, Beaver Prejects, København, DK
Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, København
KUNSTEN, Aalborg, DK
1/4 A Collection of Contemporary Art, ACC Showroom, København
Upstairs and Downstairs, Vendsyssel Kunstmuseum, Hjørring, DK
Beers 3, Byens Kro, København
Illustrated, SHOWstudio, London, UK

2010
identity & ART, e-Types, København
Skateistan, Copenhagen Skatepark, København
Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, København

2009
Aktion/Auktion, Den Hvide Kødby, Copenhagen
Real/Fiktion, Clifford Contemporary, Daugård, Denmark
Palles Børnebørn, Clausens Kunsthandel, Copenhagen
Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen
Alt dette og meget mere, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens, DK
10 år med Færøernes Grafiske Værksted, Vendsyssel Kunstmuseum, DK

2008
Storyline, Galerie Susan Nielsen, Paris, France
Cathrine Raben Davidsen and Li Jikaj, dARTex, The Danish Art Exchange, Beijing, China
Kunst Giver Liv, Kunstindustrimuseet, Copenhagen
Letterhead on Paper, Chi Chi Potter, Copenhagen
Pulse Miami, represented by Martin Asbæk Gallery, USA
Art Forum Berlin, represented by Martin Asbæk Gallery, Germany

2007
Hp & Jo 07, Litografisk, København, DK
Summer In The City II, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen

2006
Female Fantasy, +Laboratorium, (with Ida Kvetny, Kathrine Ærtebjerg), Copenhagen
Maleriets Elleve Hjørner, Sophienholm, Lyngby, Denmark

2005
Påskeudstilling, Vestjyllands Kunstmuseum, Tistrup, Denmark
Visiting artist at Grønningen, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

2004
Dualities, LewAllenContemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen
Diesel New Art, Nordatlantens Brygge, Copenhagen
Papirarbejder, NO 10, (with Fie Norsker, Christian Vind, Eske Kath), Copenhagen
Nye Lithografier, Hostrup-Pedersen & Johansen, Valby, Denmark
Inner Mongolia Art Gallery, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, China
Tegninger 2004, Kopenhagen, Copenhagen

2003
Tegninger 2003, Kopenhagen, Copenhagen
Exit 2003, Kunstforeningen Gl. Strand, Copenhagen

2002
Visiting artist at Kammeraterne, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen

2001
Forårsudstillingen, Charlottenborg Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen
Man ser bedst med lukkede øjne, DFKU, Odense, Denmark

2000
Re Location, Art Point Black, Firenze, Italy
Multiplicity in Time and Space, Ampersandinternationalarts, San Francisco, USA.
The Scarlet Letter, Skolen for Mur og Rum, Copenhagen

1999
Den Gyldne Pelsnål, Øksnehallen, Copenhagen
International Young Baltic Art, ArtLink, Sotheby’s, Berlin, Germany
Platform 1:5, Islands Brygge, Copenhagen
KunstArt, Lille Vega, Copenhagen


REPRESENTED IN THE FOLLOWING COLLECTIONS

The Danish national Gallery, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
Horsens Kunstmuseum, Copenhagen, Denmark
Københavns Kulturfond, Copenhagen, Denmark
Statens Kunstfond, Copenhagen, Denmark
Nykredit, Copenhagen, Denmark
Novo Nordisk, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ny Carlsberg Fondet, Copenhagen, Denmark
AFM, Art Foundation Mallorca, Spain
TRAPHOLT - Museum of Modern Art


PUBLIC ART COMMISIONS

2011
Scenography for The Royal Danish Ballet, Virtuosi Steps, The Bournonville Fantasy with Thomas Lund and Nicolaj Hübbe.

2011
Co-curator with filmdirector Pernille Fischer Christensen for the exhibition Filmkunst/Kunstfilm at Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen, Denmark

2008
Permanenet wall drawings at Nimb, Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen


GRANTS OF HONOR

Niels Wessel Bagge Art Foundation (Grant of Honour), 2009


GRANTS AND AWARDS

Kunstrådet, The Danish State Arts Counsel, 2011
Oda og Hans Svenningsens Fond, 2011
Beckett Foundation Grant, 2010
L.F.Foghts Foundation Grant, 2010
Toyota Foundation Grant, 2010
Creative Circle Award, Silver for White Ink Publication, 2009
Den Danske Bogdesignpris, Årets Bedste Bogarbejde for White Ink, 2008
Statens Kunstfond, The Danish State Art Foundation, 2004, 2007,
Kunstrådet, The Danish Arts Counsel, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2009
Toyota Foundation Grant
Foreningen Stentrykkets Venner
Horsens Kunstmuseums Venners Kunstnerpris


PUBLICATIONS

House of The Ax with text by Helle Behrnt, Sara Hatla, Anne Kielgast, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Denmark, 2012
Til Kaffeslabberas, Foto, Strikke, Samtalebog, Gads Forlag, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2011
Blækhuset/The Inkwell with text by Christoffer Emil Bruun, Space Poetry, Denmark, 2010
Real/Fiktion with tekst by Lisbeth Bonde, Clifford Contemporary, 2009
White Ink, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens, Denmark, 2008
Storyline, Galerie Susan Nielsen, Paris, France, 2008
Voice of The Shuttle, poems by Naja Marie Aidt, Schäfer Grafisk Værksted, 2007
Voice of The Shuttle, Special edition, Cover Magazine, Copenhagen, 2007
Maleriets Elleve Hjørner, Sophienholm, Denmark, 2006
Penelopes Web, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen, 2006
Meta Morphoses, Vestsjællands Kunstmuseum, Sorø, Denmark, 2006
The Fir Tree, Schur, Horsens, Denmark, 2004
Pen Pencil Poison, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens, Denmark, 2003
I Doodiehead by J.T.Leroy, III Magazine, 2003
Picassos Kvinder by Ebbe Mørk, Politiken, Magasinet, 2001


SELECTED ARTICLES AND REVIEWS

Politiken 2 Sektion Søndag, Lyden af Elna, Interview with Cathrine Raben Davidsen by Camilla Stockmann, 2012
Weekendavisen, Hvad mener Meese egentlig by Mette Sandbye, 2012
Berlingske Tidende, Raben Davidsens intense tone by Astrid La Cour, 2012
Magasinet Kunst, Drøm og Virkelighed by Pernille Rom, 2011
Dansk Magazine, Quiet Disquiet by Susanne Madsen, 2011
Radio24syv, Interview with Cathrine Raben Davidsen by Michael Thouber, 2011
Fashion Illustrator, p. 22-24 by Bethan Morris, Laurence King Publishing Ltd, 2010
Kunsten NU, Raben Davidsens Mange Ansigter by Johan Kjærullf Rasmussen, 2010
Jyllands Posten, Portrait of Cathrine Raben Davidsen by Lars Ole Knippel, 2010
RUM, Raben Davidsens Blækhus by Gitte Tækker, 2010
Mennesket i Forvandling, North Art Magazine, Maria Stensgård Poulsen, 2010
Angsten i Kunsten, 10 danske kunstnere fortæller af Rasmus Nejst Jensen, Psykiatrifondens Forlag, 2008
Weekendavisen, Myter og Metamorfoser by Ole Nørlyng, 2008
D2R Podcast, Interview with Cathrine Raben Davidsen 07.-13. september by Anette Bruun Johansen, 2008
Kunstavisen, Skyttelens Stemme by Preben Winther, 2008
Politiken, Penelope by Peter Michael Hornung, 2006
DR 2, Gennembrud Cathrine Raben Davidsen and Jeppe Hein by Lise Mühlhausen, 2006
Cover, Da kvinderne tog penslen i den anden hånd by Maria Kjær Themsen, 2006
Weekendavisen, Hjerteholdet by Lisbeth Bonde, 2004
Dazed & Confused, Women on the verge by Stacey Francis, 2004
Horsens Folkeblad, Salome og hendes lovende skaber by Christian Rimestad, 2003
Nordjyske Stiftstidende, Mageløs solodebut by Alice Bergholt Nilsson, 2003
Jyllands-Posten, Øje for ansigtet by Lars Ole Knippel, 2002