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Trine Søndergaard (1972) is a Danish photography-based visual artist. Søndergaard lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark. In 1996 she graduated from Fatamorgana, the Danish School of Art Photography.Trine Søndergaard’s work is marked by a precision and a sensibility that co-exist with an investigation of the medium of photography, its boundaries and what constitutes an image. Layered with meaning and quiet emotion, her works are highly acclaimed for their visual intensification of our perception of reality. In 2000 she was awarded The Albert Renger-Patzsch Prize and has since received numerous grants and fellowships, including a three-year working grant from the Danish Arts Foundation and New Carlsberg Foundation artist grant in 2017. Trine Søndergaard’s work has been featured in solo and group exhibitions around the world, and is represented in major public collections. In addition, she has completed public commissions for both museums and cultural institutions. Trine Søndergaard has published books with Steidl, Hatje Cantz and Hassla Books. She has also exhibited and published extensively in collaboration with the Danish artist Nicolai Howalt.

Trine Søndergaard received the Anne Marie Telmányi's honors award for female artists in March 2018.

Trine Søndergaard is represented by Martin Asbæk Gallery in Copenhagen and Bruce Silverstein Gallery in New York.

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Please follow the link to see interview with Trine Søndergaard at the Louisiana Channel