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Veo Friis Jespersen

Member of The Arts Society in Denmark and The Visual Artists Association/BKF
Board member of DIA, the Danish Institute in Athens
Cofounder of Skulpturi.dk and Point of view-dk.dk

Education
1993-94 the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts with Professor Bjørn Nørgaard
1986-92 the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts with Professor Bjørn Nørgaard
1983-85 Billedskolen with Erik Lynge

Solo Exhibitions
2014 Wormgallery, Cantera De Arte, Valpariso, Chile
2007 ” New Works ”, Skulpturi.dk, Cph. DK
2007 “Mellem værende og rum”, Nørrebrogade 52C,st, Cph,DK
2002 Gallery Weinberger, Cph. DK
1997 Gallery Weinberger, Cph. DK
1996 Gallery Weinberger, Cph. DK
1994 Albertslund Rådhus, Albertslund, DK

Group Exhibitions

2014 Mellem værender, Skulpturi / Munkeruphus, Dronningmøle, DK
2014 Skulpturimuseumsbygningen, Museumsbygningen, Kbh. DK
2013 Pluralistisk Panorama, Vestjyllands Kunstpavillon, DK
2012 “ROBERT JACOBSEN UP TO DATE “, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Esbjerg, DK
2012 “RUNDTENOM”, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Østerbro, DK
2012 ”Krydsrum”, vandtårnet, Nykøbing Falster, DK
2010 Veksølund skulpturudstilling, Veksø, DK
2010 ”TILLØB TIL RUM”, Clausens Kunsthandel, DK
2009 ”LONG WAY HOME”, Cluster, Berlin, De
2008 Bedre skulptur end aldrig", Portalen, Greve, DK
2008 "Move in", VM BJERGET Ørestad, DK
2008 "Udkast", Skulpturi.dk,Cph., DK
2007 “Skulpturi.dk” åbningsudstilling, Sydhavn
2007 “Garden Party”, Gallery Sortedam, Kbh.
2007 ”alt_cph” , Copenhagen Alternative Art Fair,DK
2007 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
2006 “Wall to wall”, Cph., DK
2006 ”XVIII Summer MAM Exhibition”, MAM, Museo De Arte Moderno Chiloe, Chile
2005 Labyrinth – The spaces of art, Charlottenborg, Cph,DK
2005 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
2004 "C/O Sophienholm ", Lyngby, DK
2004 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
2003 "Other SPACES", Valby, DK
2003 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
2002 ”Artkontact Karlovy Vary 2002 ", Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
2002 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
2001 Guest at ”Kammeraterne”, Cph. DK
2000 "Born of the Fire - Bronze in Danish Sculpture ", Glyptoteket, Cph.DK
2000 ”Vestvolden - point of view ", Brøndby, DK
2000 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
1998 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
1998 "Guest at Decembristerne, Cph. DK
1997 The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts Goldmedalcompetition in sculpture, Cph. DK
1997 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
1996 Gallery Zenit, Frb. DK
1996 Veksølund sculpture exhibition, Veksø, DK
1996 ”Sculpture in the Fairytale Garden ", The Art Foundation of the city of Odense, Odense, DK
1996 "Art Copenhagen - 96 ", Forum, Cph. DK
1994 "Exit ´ 94 ", Kristiansstad, Sweeden
1994 "Art Copenhagen - 94 ", Forum, Cph. DK
1994 Galleri Ægidius, Randers, DK
1994 Galleri Weinberger, Cph. DK
1993 Guest at ”Kammeraterne”, Cph. DK
1993 ”Sculpture project Billedhuggerskolen Charlottenborg", Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, DK
1992 Koldinghus, Kolding, DK
1991 Overgaden, Cph. DK
1990 " Noordkunst 1990 ", Gronningen, the Netherlands
1989 "9 Artist at the B&W " Cph. DK
1987 Fælledparken, Cph. DK

Public commissions
2011 Sculpture for Skjød, Skjød, DK
2009 “Hartmanns Park, a sculptural work” for the State Arts Foundation and Rudersdal municipality,
Nærum, DK
2006 ”Krogstenshave” in Hvidovre, DK
2005 ”Ågården” in Vejleåparken, Ishøj, DK
2003 ”Tandkunsten”, Kbh., DK
1996 Eventyrhaven, Odense, DK

Competition: 2013. Won the competition for a new sculpture to Energinet.dk. The sculpture is not realised.

Represented
MAM, Museo De Arte Moderno Chiloe, Chile
Danish Art Foundation
The Art Foundation of the city of Odense, DK,
Private collections

Curatorial Works
2011 Miguel Vega Olivares; REconstrucciones” in Skulpturi.dk
2011 Claire Barcley (UK) “READING OFF THE SURFACES” in Skulpturi.dk
2010 Carlos Capelan (Uruguay/SE); THE SECRET HISTORY OF BIOLOGY
(LA CULTURE EST UN TEMPLE OÚ DE VIVANTS PILIERS...) in Skulpturi.dk
2010 “Nye Værker” in Skulpturi.dk
2007 ”Mellem værende og rum”, Nørrebrogade 52C,st., Kbh.
2004 "C/O Sophienholm ", Sophienholm, Lyngby, DK in collaboration with Miguel Vega Olivares
2003 ”Other SPACES " in collaboration with Torgny Wilcke and Miguel Vega Olivares
2000 ”Vestvolden - point of view” in collaboration with Miguel Vega Olivares

Selected Grants and sponsors
2013 Anne Marie Telmanyi født Carl Nielsens fonds legat
2013 Danish Art Foundation Adornment
2012 Billedhugger Edourd Eggelings Fond for danske Billedhuggere
2012 Kunstnerfonden af 1973 til gavn og støtte for danske malere og billedhuggere
2012 Danish Arts Council's Committee for Visual Arts
2012 The States Workshops for Art and Craft
2009 Gerhard Henning’s grant
2005 Danish Arts Council's Committee for International Visual Arts
2005 Henry Heerups grant
2004 Anne Marie Telmanyi born Carl-Nielsen’s Foundation grant of honour

Literature
2011 “Art Plan for Harrestrup Valley”, Ballerup municipality. In collaboration with Mikael Thejll
2006 ”Veo Friis Jespersen”, catalogue
2004” C/O Sophienholm ”, catalogue
2003” Andre RUM ”, catalogue
2000 Veksølund 2000, s.84-87, catalogue
2000 "Born of the Fire – Bronze in Danish Sculpture", Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek 2000, s. 108-109 catalogue
1995 ”Sculpture in Eventyrhaven”

Study abroad and travels
2006; workshops, lectures and exhibition; XVIII Muestra MAM Exhibition ", Chiloe, Chile
2003, workshop and exhibition in Karlovy Vary "Artkontakt Karlovy Vary 2003"
Travels; Chile, Spain, England, Germany, Turkey, Greece, Holland, Sweden, New York, Italy.

Links
www.veofriisjespersen.dk
www.kunstdk.dk
www.skulpturi.dk
www.pointofview-dk.dk