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BIOGRAPHY

TRINE SØNDERGAARD
 
 
Born 1972.
Lives and works in Copenhagen.
www.trinesondergaard.com

EDUCATION
1996      Danmarks Fotografiske Billedkunstskole
              Fatamorgana, Copenhagen, Denmark
1993-94 Billedskolen, Copenhagen, Denmark
1992      Nordjyllands Kunstskole. Aalborg, Denmark


SOLO / TRINE SØNDERGAARD
2018 A Reflection, Bruce Silverstain Gallery, New York, USA
2017 Vakuum, Brandts, Odense, Denmark
2015 Trine Søndergaard, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Denmark
2013 Stasis, Ffotogallery, Cardiff, Wales, UK
         Monochrome Portraits, Hagedorn Foundation Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia,
         USA
2012 Still, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Strude, Museum Kunst der Westküste, Föhr, Germany
2011 Memento, Bildkultur, Stuttgart, Germany
         Strude, Kunstmuseet i Tønder, Denmark
         Blyge blikk, Adolph Tidemand & Trine Søndergaard, Nationalmuseet,
         Oslo, Norway
         The Volta Show, New York, solo presentation by Martin Asbæk Gallery
2010 Monochrome Portraits, City Art Museum, Ljubjana, Slovenia
         Strude II, Trine Søndergaard, Galleri Kant, Fanø, Denmark
         Trine Søndergaard, Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York, USA
         Monochrome Portraits, Nessim Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
         Strude, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen, Denmark
2009 Mono, Galleri Image, Aarhus, Denmark
         Monochrome Portraits, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008 Trine Søndergaard, Galleri Kant, Sønderho, Denmark
2003 Now That You Are Mine, Filosofgangen, Odense, Denmark (catalogue)
         Versus, Thorvaldsens Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
2001 Now That You Are Mine, Nederlands Foto Instituut, Rotterdam,
         The Netherlands
2000 Now That You Are Mine, IFSAK, Istanbul, Tyrkey
1998 Neighbours, International Meetings of Photography, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
1996 Kom de bagfra, Kanonhallen, Copenhagen, Denmark


SOLO / TRINE SØNDERGAARD & NICOLAI HOWALT
2013 Trine Søndergaard & Nicolai Howalt, Bruce Silverstein Gallery,
         New York, USA
         Birds, Trees and Hunting Scenes, Kunsthal Nord, Aalborg, Denmark
2012 How to Hunt, Maison du Danemark, France
2011 How to Hunt, Galleri Format, Malmø, Sweden
2010 How to Hunt, ARoS, Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark
2009 Tree Zone, Volta, New York, USA
2007 How to Hunt, Fotografins Hus, Stockholm, Sweden  
         Hunting Grounds, Parisian Laundry, Le Mois de la Photo à Montréal,
         Canada (catalogue)
         How to Hunt, Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York, USA
2006 Statement, Paris Photo, Paris, France (catalogue)
         How to Hunt, Gallery Poller, Frankfurt, Germany
         How to Hunt, Faaborg Museum of Fine Art, Faaborg, Denmark
         (catalogue)
2005 How to Hunt, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark


GROUP SHOWS / TRINE SØNDERGAARD
2017 Reload! Tracht – Kunst – Mode, Museum Kunst der
         Westküste, Föhr, Germany
         Cool, Calm and Collected, ARoS, Aarhus, DK
         10 years old, Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Italy
         TESER. Danske samtidskunstnere i dialog med reformationen, Ribe
         Kunstmusem, Rundetårn, Copenhagen, DK
2016 Empty Rooms - The Beauty of Emptiness, Museum Kunst der
         Westküste, Alkersum/Föhr, Germany
         Dejavu, Skagen Odde Naturcenter, Skagen, Denmark
2015 Grønningen 100 år, Den Fri Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Femina, Pavillon du Vendome, Paris
2014 Art and Coast, Museum Kunst der Westküste, Föhr, Germany
         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Bikuben, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, USA
         Still Life, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, Denmark
         Best Photobooks of the Year, PHE14, The National Library, Madrid,
         Spain
         Contemporary Art from Denmark, European Central Bank, Frankfurt,
         Germany
         OMHANDLING! Gallery Poulsen, Copenhagen, Denmark
2013 Everyone Carries a Room Inside, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem,
         Israel
         Nyförvärv, Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Sweden
         Nordic Art Station, Eskilstuna, Sweden
         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         State of the Art, Copenhagen Photo Festival, Denmark
         From Ingegerd to Estelle, Sigtuna Museum, Sigtuna, Sweden
         Still Life/Work Life, The Hasselblad Foundation, Göteborg, Sweden
         Das Nahe und die Ferne, Künslterhaus Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany
         Cool Nordic, The Kennedy Center, Washington, USA
         Tunnel Vision, Portalen, Greve, Denmark
2012 New Nordic, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark
         Grønningen, Copenhagen, Denmark
         A Journey Through a Nordic Fairytale, Danish Contemporary Art,
         Guided by Invoices, NY, USA
2011 L’Enigme du portrait: La Collection Neuflize Vie, MAC – Musée d’Art
         Contemporain, Marseille, France
         Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Japan
         Danmark Under Forvandling, Gl. Holtegaard, Denmark 
         Steder, Danmark Under Forvandling, Heart Herning Museum of Art,
         Denmark
2010 Grønningen
         Danmark Under Forvandling, Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts, Odense,
         Denmark (catalog)
         Kunstforeningen af 14 august, Danish Museum of Art and Design,
         Denmark
         Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Denmark
         Sguardi E Voci Giovani Sull'Europa, Real Academia de España en
         Roma, Italy (catalog)
         X-Tra Light, Kant Esbjerg, Denmark
         I Love You, ARoS Aarhus Museum of Art, Aarhus, Denmark (catalogue)
         This Way 10, Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts, Odense, Denmark
2009 Altid som aldrig før, Skagen Art Museum, Skagen, Denmark (catalogue)
         D-Stop, O’born Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2008 Present Perfect Portraits, Martin Asbæk Projects, Denmark
2007 Reality Crossings, Wilhelm Hack Museum, 2. Fotofestival
         Mannheim/Ludwigs/Heidelberg, Germany
2006 I Skumringen, Galleri Larm, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Scandinavian Photography, Houston, USA (catalogue)
         New Photography, Scandinavia House, New York, USA (catalogue)
         Closed Eyes, Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts, Odense, Denmark
         The Open Book, The National Museum of Photography, Copenhagen,
         Denmark (catalogue)
         Emergencias, MUSAC, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y
         León, Spain 
(catalogue)
2005 Scandinavian Photography, Faulconer Gallery, Iowa, USA (catalogue)
         Young Portfolio Acquisition 2004, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic
         Arts, Japan (catalogue)
2004 Body, Galleri GimEis, Copenhagen, Denmark (catalogue)
         Pro, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Kvinder stiller skarpt, Dannerhuset, Copenhagen, Denmark
2003 Fra objektiv til objekt, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen,
         Denmark
         Making Eyes, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark, (catalogue)
         www.woman2003.dk, billboard exhibition, Copenhagen/Malmø,
         Denmark/Sweden (catalogue)
2002 Never Ending Story, billboard exhibition, Copenhagen, Denmark
2001 Faces And Figures, Scandinavian House, New York, USA
         Repor På En Slat Yta, Hasselblad Center, Göteborg, Sweden
         Scrathes on A Smooth Surface, Hasselblad Center, Göteborg, Sweden
         Spejlkabinettet, Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts, Odense, Denmark
1999 Young Danish Photography, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen,
         Denmark (catalogue)
         From The Hidden, The National Museum of Photography, Copenhagen,
         Denmark
         Modern Times, Hasselblad Center, Göteborg, Sweden (catalogue)
1998 1000 år 10, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark
1997 PRO - Nu da du er min, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
         (catalogue)
1996 Fra alle os til alle jer, Albertslund Rådhus, Albertslund, Denmark


GROUP SHOWS / TRINE SØNDERGAARD & NICOLAI HOWALT

2013 Flora Danica, Natural History Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen,
         Denmark
2012 Lys over Lolland, Denmark
         Summer In The City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Denmark
         Skabt af tiden, The National Museum, Denmark, (catalogue)
         SÅDAN SET - romantik i dansk nutidskunst, Rønnebæksholm;
         Kunstforeningen
         Det Ny Kastet; Janusbygningen, Denmark (catalogue)
2011 Myter Om Den Nære Fremtid, Fotografisk Center, Denmark (catalogue)
         Scandinavian Forest, Melk Gallery, Akershus Artcenter Lillestrøm,
         Norway
2010 Vrå-udstillingen, guest, Denmark
         KUP, Hans Alf Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
         I Love You, ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Aarhus, Denmark (catalogue)
         Jagten - på noget andet, Johannes Larsen Museet, Kerteminde,
         Denmark (catalogue)
2009 Summer in the City, Martin Asbæk Gallery, Denmark
2008 Musée Historique et des Porcelaines, Ville de Nyon, France (catalogue)
         Grønningen, guest, Bornholm Art Museum, Denmark (catalogue)
         Parallel Landscapes, Gallery Myymälä2, Helsinki, Finland
         Springtime, Henningsen Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Hunting Grounds, Max Estrella Gallery, Madrid, Spain
         On hunting, Gallery Andreas Grimm, Münich, Germany
         Danskjävlar, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
         (catalogue)
2007 Lys over Lolland, Denmark (catalogue)
         Lianzhou International Photo Festival, Lianzhou, China
         Existencias, MUSAC - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y
         León, Spain
         (catalogue)
         Mia Sundberg Galleri, Stockholm, Sweden
         Salon 1, Museumsbygningen, Denmark
         The Animal Show, Galleri Hornbæk, Denmark
         New Journal, Møstings Hus, Frederiksberg, Denmark
         One Shot Each, Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts, Odense, Denmark
         (catalogue)
         Acquisitions 1999-2006, Fondation Neuflize, Maison Européenne de la
         Photographie, Paris, France
         Hunter & Gatherer, Gallery Ferenbalm-Gurbrü Station, Karlsruhe,
         Germany
         New Photography From Denmark, Houston, USA (catalogue)
2006 Summer in The City II, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Artist Choise, Bendixen Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark
         Another Adventure, Style Cube Zandari, Seoul, Korea (catalogue)
         New Adventures, Danish Contemporary Photography & Video, China
         (catalogue)
         New Adventures, Danish Contemporary Photography & Video, Korea
         (catalogue)
         Summer in The City, Martin Asbæk Projects, Copenhagen, Denmark
2003 Familiebilleder, Kunsthallen Brænderigaarden, Viborg, Denmark
         (catalogue)
2000 Longterm Projects, Underground, Galleri Asbæk, Copenhagen,
         Denmark


BOOKS
A Room Inside by Trine Søndergaard, Fabric Books, 2017
STASIS by Trine Søndergaard
Hatje Cantz, Germany, December 2013, ISBN 978-3-7757-3780-7
STRUDE by Trine Søndergaard,
Museum Kunst der Westküste, Germany, 2012, ISBN 978-3-9812969-9-0
DYING BIRDS by Trine Søndergaard & Nicolai Howalt,
Hassla Books, New York, November 2010, ISBN 978-0-9825471-4-4
HOW TO HUNT by Trine Søndergaard & Nicolai Howalt
Hatje Cantz, Germany, October 2010, ISBN 978-3-7757-2722-8
STRUDE by Trine Søndergaard,
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Denmark, 2010, ISBN 978-87-7452-314-7
MONOCHROME PORTRAITS by Trine Søndergaard
Hatje Cantz, Germany, 2009, ISBN 978-3-7757-2614-6
TREEZONE by Trine Søndergaard & Nicolai Howalt
Hassla Books, New York, January 2009, ISBN 978-0-9800935-6-8
HOW TO HUNT by Trine Søndergaard & Nicolai Howalt,
ArtPeople, Denmark, 2005, ISBN 87-91518-96-2
VERSUS by Trine Søndergaard
Thorvaldsens Museum, Denmark, 2003, ISBN 87-7521-098-3
NOW THAT YOU ARE MINE by Trine Søndergaard
Steidl, Germany, 2002, ISBN 3-88243-823-1


LECTURES, TALKS & TEACHING
The National Film School of Denmark
Fatamorgana, The Danish School of Art Photography
CPH Film and Photo School
The Aarhus School of Architecture

OTHER
2008 -  Member of Grønningen
1997 -  Boardmember of Fatamorgana, The Danish School of Art Photography
2011-2013 Boardmember of Museum of Artphotography Denmark

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, Italy
Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Gothenburg Museum of Art, Gothenburg, Sweden 
Hasselblad Foundation, Sweden
Museum Kunst der Westküste, Germany
The Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Ireland
Art Pradier Collection, Schweiz
Collection du FMAC Clichy, France
Musée d'Art Moderne André Malraux, France
The National Museum of Art, Norway
Statoil Art Collection, Norway
National Museum of Women in the Arts, UK
MUSAC, Leon, Spain
Art Foundation Mallorca, Spain
La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain
Maison Européenne de la Photographie, France
Fondation Neuflize Vie, Paris, France
Cornell Fine Arts Museum, USA
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Japan
The Danish Arts Foundation, Denmark
Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts, Denmark
The National Museum of Photography, Denmark
ARoS, Aarhus Art Museum, Denmark
Carlsberg Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark
The New Carlsberg Foundation, Denmark
Nykredit, Denmark
Fanø Art Museum, Denmark
Skagens Art Museum, Denmark
Bornholms Art Museum, Denmark
Kunstmuseet i Tønder, Denmark
KUNSTEN - Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Denmark

AWARDS & GRANTS
New Carslberg Foundation artist grant 2017
Poeten Poul Sørensens Legat (honorary grant)
The Most Beautiful German Book Prize 2014
Aage and Yelva Nimbs Fond, 2012 (honorary grant)
Anne Marie Telmanyi, født Carl-Nielsens Fond, 2012 (honorary grant)
The Academy Council, 2010, Denmark (honorary grant)
Nomination for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2006, 2011, UK
Three-year working grant, the Danish Arts Foundation, 2009-2011, Denmark
Fogtdals Rejselegat 2009, Denmark
Special Jury Prize 2006, Paris Photo 2006, France
Niels Wessel Bagge Arts Foundation, 1998, Denmark
The Albert Renger-Patzsch Prize, 2000, Germany 
Joop Swart World Press Master Class, 2000, The Netherlands
Award for a young artist, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, 1998, Denmark
The New Carlsberg Foundation
The Danish Arts Agency
The Danish Arts Foundation
Ragnvald og Ida Blix Fond
Københavns Kommunes Billedkunstråd
Nordea Danmark Fonden
The National Workshop for Arts and Crafts
The Danish Ministry of Culture Development Fund
Kodak


REPRESENTATION
Martin Asbæk Gallery
Bredgade 23
DK-1260 Copenhagen
Denmark
P +45 33 15 40 45
E gallery@martinasbaek.com

Bruce Silverstein Gallery
BRUCE SILVERSTEIN
535 West 24th Street
New York, NY 10011
USA
P 212-627-3930
E inquiries@silversteinphotography.com