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BIOGRAPHY

Jesper Carlsen    

Born in 1977. Lives and works in Copenhagen

EDUCATION

2001 - 2003 The Artakademi of Funen. Odense, DK. With, Anette Abrahamsson
2003 - 2005 Lars Bent Petersen
2005 - 2006 Jens Haaning 
2000            Krabbesholm Højskole, art, architecture and design, Skive, DK
1996 - 2000 Educated in electronics (Elektronikmekaniker),York Refrigiation Controls

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017 Surface Encounters, Overgaden Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Procedural, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark

2016 Brick & Mortar, Tranen, Copenhagen, Denmark
2015 New Paintings (if anyone cares), As BCC, c4 projects, Copenhagen, Denmark
2014 Animation Syntax, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012 Spatial Ambiguity, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

         full-body interpersonal interactions, Opslagstavlen Din Nye Ven, Copenhagen, Denmark
2011 Light and Matter (the Copenhagen Interpretation), Sierra Metro, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2009 Effects on Consciousness, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008 Untitled sculpture, Fabrikken for Kunst og Design/ Production hall, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006 The fifth day, Martin Asbæk Projects (Copenhagen, Denmark
         700% plus, KBH KUNSTHAL_Centenniale, Copenhagen, Denmark
2005 Optokobler, (with Stefan Myllager), Koh-i-noor, Copenhagen, Denmark

2004 Pictures of Nature, Teolbar, Copenhagen, Denmark



SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Mediated Matter, Kunsthal Charlottenborgs, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Teksturer, Kolinggade 12, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Captive Raum OPortal, Aarhus, Denmark
2016 Lightworks 2016, Grimsby, United Kingdom
         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         MACA, Kunsthal Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
         Ha Ha, Den Gula Villa, Frederiksberg, Denmark
2015 
Summer in the City no.10, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         DIAS Urban Collection, Digital Interactiv Artspace, Vallensbaek, Denmark 
         APROXIMATELY 800 cm3 OF PLA, The Wrong - New Digital Arts Biennale
         Self Storage, Suhrgaard Selfstorage, Copenhagen, Denmark
2014 Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Techne, n: Konvergens mellem kunst, håndværk og arkitektur, Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark
         How to, Sydhavn Station, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Night Light, Somarts, San Fransisco, USA
         Presenting DIAS, Digital Interactiv
 ArtSpace, Vallensbaek, Denmark
2013 You Never Really loved Me as BCc, Demorummet Gallery Image, Aa
rhus, Denmark
         Kast et blik, Kunstpakhuset, Ikast, Denmark
         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Stedet er rummet, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

         24 Spaces – A Cacophony, Malmö Konsthall Malmö, Sweden
         Video, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Group show with gallery artists, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2012 The Science Class, SIC, Helsinki, Finland
         Nye Rør, Koh-i-noor, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Summer in the City, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Fuzzy Logic, St. Louis, USA
         Trans Media, Shanghai Sculpture Space, Shanghai, China
         Huset i skoven, Skovhuset, Værløse, Denmark
         CLAIM, Neue Berliner Räume, Berlin, Germany
2011 Con amore in Koh-i-noor, Koh-i-noor, Copenhagen, Denmark

         Den rigtige vej til det forkerte sted, Koh-i-noor, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

         La fumee du paquebot, Petit Maroc, St. Nazaire, France
         Ok Coral på Toves C..., Toves ConTemporary Workout Space, Copenhagen, Denmark
         BYOB - Copenhagen, Fabrikken for Kunst og Design, Copenhagen, Denmark

         Lightworks 2011” Grimsby Minster, Grimsby, United Kingdom
         OPHOBNING OG ORGANISERET KAOS., Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
2010 NO FOOD NO DRINK NO STICKY LOLLIES, STATTBAD Wedding, Berlin, Germany
         Sensibilia, Third Ward in Brooklyn, New York, USA
         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

         Koh-i-noor in Sea & Space Explorations, Sea & Space, Los Angeles, USA
         Frederiksberg, Den Gule Villa, Frederiksberg, Denmark

         Youth Cult 2010, Dada Post, Berlin, Germany
         Astronomical Frontiers, BKS Garage, Copenhagen, Denmark
2009 X < > X The World is not a fixed image, Machwerket, Aarhus, Denmark

         Ude og Hjemme, Esplanaden 3, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Friends IV, Gallery GL.Lejre, Lejre, Denmark

         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         The Party, Beaver Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark

         Biotop, NLH Space, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008 Fragile, Carre' Bonnat, Bayonne, France

         Enter, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark
         Fragile, Espai Ubú, Barcelona, Spain
         Deadpan Exchange III, The Lab, San Francisco, USA
         Luminat, Ørestad North, Copenhagen, Denmark
2007 I stayed in the car, Koh-i-noor, Copenhage, Denmark
         Summer in the City II, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Deadpan Exchange II, Berlin, Germany
         Eksil, Krabbesholm Højskole, Skive, Denmark
         UDE NU!, Esplanaden, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Arty, Larm Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Free Space, Sønder Boulevard, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Constructions of Nature, Uppsala konstmuseum, Uppsala, Sweden
         Supermarket, Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, Sweden
2006 Backlight, Helene Nyborg Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Alt_cph, with Koh-i-noor, Fabrikken for Kunst og Design, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Afgang06, Filosofgangen, Odense, Denmark
         My Door Phone, Nørrebro, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Esplanaden 2006, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Inden i Koh-i-noor, Copenhagen, Denmark
2005 Crossingover, Charlottenborgs atrium, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Skifter, Trapholt, Kolding, Denmark
2004 5000C, Filosofgangen, Odense, Denmark
         It's a model and it's looking good, Galleri Ruwit Weiss, Düsseldorf, Germany
2003 The fantastic six, Søjlerummet at Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark
         Ungkunst, København/Malmø, Denmark
         Familie, Pantheonsfløjen, Odense, Denmark
         Forårsudstilligen, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark


ARTFAIRS
2012        
Art Brussel
The Armory Show, New York

2010
Paris Photo

2009
Art Copenhagen

2008
Art Brussels


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


OTHER
2011
Film screening of "Compositions" 20011, BBC Big Screen, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Featured on www.aroundart.ru
Curated, "Produktion (1972)", with Stefan A. Pedersen at Koh-i-noor, Copenhagen, Denmark


2010
Awarded for the short film "Villa villa" in the ideas competition "Bo Tæt"
Featured on rhizome.org
triangulationblog.com
monotast.tumblr.com

2009
Curated (together with Jacob Borges & Anders Visti), X <> X The World is not a fixed image, Machwerket, Aarhus, Denmark
Curated, "Dinner and Letters" with Karen Petersen at Koh-i-noor, Denmark
Curated, "RGB-Overload" with Nils Grarup at Koh-i-nooe, Denmark

2008
Featured on vvork.com
todayandtomorrow.net
clubinternet.org
Featured and interview in the magazine "Apparatur 16-17"

2007
Featured on vvork.com
lemurdanslemiroir.fr
Video program in the cafe, showing 3 videos, Bonniers konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden

2006
Record cover for "Pellarin & Lenier, Going through phases" together with Stefan Myllager

2005
Member of the project room Koh-i-noor
3D animation work for Ann Lislegaard
Assistant for the Danish pavillon at the 51th Venice Biennale

2004
Pictures of Nature, Teolbar, Copenhagen, Denmark