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CV of Pia Jensen

1962 - born i Copenhagen, Denmark

1982-85 - Educated at weavers Lotte Dalgaard and Annette Juel

• Studiotrips to
Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Syrien, Tibet, Andalusien, Iran, Oman, Island, Marokko, Japan, Grønland, Færøerne.

• Selected exhibitions and assingments
2015 - Gjethuset, Frederiksværk invited tol jubilee-exhibition of Frederiksværk Vævekreds
2014 - Hillerød Hospital
2012 - ”The infinity of the room ”, separate exhibition, Officinet, Copenhage.
2010 -Rudersdal Municipaly. 2009 Rundetårn, Forms in progression. Lyngby Kunstforening
2007/06/05 - Copenhagen International Furniture Fair
2005 - Fuglsanghus, Hørsholm, together with sculptor Jens Peter Kellermann
2003 - "Hvor rejser ender på gulvet" – separate exhibition - JP-Galleri, Kgs. Nytorv, Copenhagen
4 exhibitions in Estonia,invited by the Danish Cultural Institute in Tallinn
2002 - ”I begyndelsen var tråden”, Gjethuset, Frederiksværk
2001 - Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, ”REJSE i RUM i 2001”, group-exhibition
1999 - ”Northern Fibre III, Hidden Treassures”, - intern. workshop at ”Tuskær” and exhibition at Textilforum, Herning
1998 - ”Forms in progression”, with K.Hougaard and J. Seidelin, Skovgaards Museet, Viborg. ”Cobrarummet” at Sophienholm
1997 - International Textiltrienale, Tournai, Belgium. 5th International Textile Competition ’97, Kyoto, Japan
1997/96/95 - Art Copenhagen, Forum, Copenhagen, with Galerie Edeling
1996 - Organizer of the international exhibition ”Postulater” at Rundetårn, Copenhagen – Danish Arts and Crafts Association’s contribution to Copenhagen Cultural Capital 96, ”I tråd med tiden”, Marienlyst, Helsingør
1995/96 - Galerie Edeling – separate exhibition
1994 - Charlottenborgs Forårsudstilling



• Decorations
2013 - The Danish Arts and Crafts Association, space-specific part of ”Rummets Uendelighed”
2008 - Hobro Church - Alter-Carpet



• Prizes/Grants
2013 - The Danish Art Council, Grant
2012 - Work-grant at The Danish Art Workshops
2005/03/12 - Grosserer L.F. Foghts Grant
2010 - Winne of the competition”2 linjer/10”, Skals, selected by Mads Nørgaard
2009 - Augustinus Grant, Grosserer L.F. Foghts Grant, Knud Højgaards Grant and Købehavns Billedkunstudvalg (for ”Forms in Progression” i Rundetårn)
2003 - Konsul George Jorck og hustru Emma Jorcks Grant
1997 - Direktør J.P.Lund & hustru Wilhelmine født Bugge’s Grant
1996 - Billedhugger, professor Gotfred Eickhoff og hustru, maleren Gerda Eichkhoff’s Honarary Grant Textile Printers’ and Weavers Associations Jubilee Prize, 1st. Prize
1993 - Gerda Hennings Memorial Grant
1991 - Kunsthåndværkerprisen af 1879 – silver medal

• Works sold to
Copenhagen Council’s cultural Fund. Forestry and Enviromental Department’s Art Fund. The Art Fund of the 14th August. The Art Fund of Rigshospitalet. The Art Fund of Frederiksværk og Omegns Artassociation. The Art Fund of Amagertorv. BRFkredits Artfund. The Art Fund of 2003. Gladsaxe Municipaly. Danish Arts and Crafts Association. The Artfund AK. Private.

Member of the Danish Arts and Crafts Association.
In the Book ”Det Danske Ægte Tæppe”, Inge Alifrangis, 1996
In the book ”Tekstilkunst i Danmark 1998-2008”, 2009

 

 

 

     
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