CV + Videography

Curriculum Vitae for Sophie Hjerl

b. 1971, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Studio

Stalden / The Stable, Læssøesgade 14, 2200 N, Copenhagen, DK

Depot 48, Middagshøjvej 48, 8800 Viborg , DK

 

 

 

Education


 

 

The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts 1993-00


MA in Art Theory and Communication, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts 2000-2002

 

Dance workshops and classes by Kitt Johnson 1990-1998

Stone work, school, internship and study in Italy 1991-95

Dance classes, daily training of new dance, modern dance 1994-95

Diploma course for Dancers and Musicians in Composition and Choreography, Cph 1995-96 (leaf from the Academy of Fine Arts)

 

 

 

 

Solo exhibitions, performance and screenings

 

2018 Room Service, Carlsbergbyens Galleri og Kunstsalon, Cph, DK (November)

2016 Væren Værket Verden, together with storyteller Ingrid Hvass, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, DK

2015 Mellem-Værende, together with Kristina Steinbock, Silkeborgudstillingen 2015, DK

2013 Minuit Vernissage, Grand Teatret, curated by John Kørner, Cph, DK

2012 Hjerl & Schou, Terrain Video-Video på kanten, Holstebro, DK

2011 Consistency, Jens Nielsen & Olivia Holm Møller Museet, Holstebro, DK

2010 Rool, St Bogdag, Hald Hovedgaard, Viborg, DK

2008 Night Shift, Nytorget, Stockholm, Sweden

2006 SoundPicture, AirPlay Street Gallery, Cph, DK

2003 Klub Revolver, Vega, Cph, DK

Marking Time, Galerie Stargazer, performance concert for the opening of Long Gone by Solvej Dufour Andersen, Genève, Switzerland

2002 VIVA, art video in culture program on Danish Broadcasting Television, DK

1996 Copenhagen Cyberport, video and performance, curated by William Louis Sørensen, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Cph Contemporary Art Center, DK

 

 

 

Group exhibitions and screenings (Selected)

2019 Overgange/ Transitions, Women's Museum in Denmark, Aarhus, DK (May)

2018 Room Service, Expanded Animation Lab, The Animation Festival, Viborg, DK

2017 Imellem os - Dansk Folkekunst/ Danish Folk Art, Lviv National Art Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine

Sea and Shore, curator Sophie Hjerl, with Lykke Andersen, Jeanette Land Schou, Ditte Knus Tønnesen & Sophie Hjerl, Exners Kunsthandel, Fanø, DK

Beers 5 (no.3), Gallery CGK, curated by Melou Vanggaard, Cph, DK

Moon Revolution, Vågenatten, Store Brøndum Kirke, DK

2016 Nyt kapitel / Nytt kapitel / Nytt Kapittel, Museumsbygningen, Cph, DK

The One Minutes on Tour – Nanjing: Remake, Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts (AMNUA), China

Dimension - Kunst tur/ retur Kunst, Rundetårn, Cph, DK

Kunstnersammenslutningen Vestjyllandsudstilling, Janusbygningen/ Vestjyllands Kunstmuseum, DK

Bokkunst, Svends Bibliotek på Bomuldsfabriken Kunsthall, Arendal, Norway

Transfer, Dansk Folkekunst/Danish Folk Art, The Eurohíd Foundation and The Hungarian National Museum - Rondella Gallery, Esztergom, Hungaria  

Beers 5 - 100  kvinder på kro, Huset for Kunst og Design, Holstebro, DK

Home 2. La Maison Rouge + Bleu ‐ Wohnung Rot und Blau, curated by Vibe Bredahl, Berlin, Germany

2015 Beers 5, 100 women on the pub, Byens Kro, Cph, DK

Ind i Skabet / Artist Books, Svends Bibliotek, Bakkehusmuseet, Cph, DK

2014 Vi tager intet ansvar 3, Q, Cph, DK

Ud af Skabet / Artist Books, Svends Bibliotek, Nivaagaard Malerisamling, DK

Lige i Skabet / Artist Books, Svends Bibliotek, Cph, DK

They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state, curated byJ&K, The One Minutes, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Cph, DK

They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state, curated byJ&K, The One Minutes, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China

They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state, curated byJ&K, The One Minutes, Amsterdam, NL

39 Danish Artist, HURRA!, Los Angeles, USA

2013 Sculpture Cementery, Skovsnogen Art Space, Døvling Skov, DK

Beers 4, Byens Kro, Cph, DK

Territory, Skåne Konstförening, Malmø, Sweden

My Moving Moment, Dansehallerne/ ScreenMoves, Cph, DK

2012 Ord & Rum, Kunsthal Brænderigården (now Viborg Kunsthal), Viborg, DK

Local Heroes, Vestjyllands Kunstpavillion, Videbæk, DK

Territory, The Fotografisk Center, Cph, DK

2011 Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey, European Culture Congress, Wroclaw, Poland

Not a Place to Meet, curated by Michala Norup and Henrik Sander, Plomari, Greece

The Silent Flag, Skovsnogen, project by Søren Taaning and Rene Schmidt, Døvling Skov/forest, DK

Copenhagen Photo Festival, Rohde Contemporary, Cph, DK

Love, Terrain Video – Video på kanten, Holstebro Kunstmuseum and the Music Theater Holstebro, DK 2010 Humor, Terrain Video – Video på kanten, Holstebro Kunstmuseum and The Music Theater Holstebro, DK

Here´s The Way, Udhuset on Hærvejen, Viborg, DK

2009 Halloween-Allehelgens, HEART, Herning Museum of Contemporary Art and Nørre Vosborg, DK

Beginnings:Waiting, Ghost, Fast Video, Gloria, Cph, DK

Raulandsutstillinga 2009, Kunstforening, Norway

Kunstnere går bananas, Masnedø Fortet, Vordingborg, DK

Floating Sculpture, Co-Lab, Cph, DK

Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey, PAN, Palazzo delle Arti Napoli, Italy

2008 Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, Athens, Greece

Art After Work, Fast Video, Galleri Rostrum, Sweden

Örebro International Videoart Festival 2008, Sweden

LCPH Malmöfestivalen, Little Copenhagen, Malmø, Sweden

2007 Alternative Film/Video Festival 2007, Beograd, Serbia

Vis.din.film, FilmPlatform, Café Teatret, Cph, DK

Sammenhold/Fuck the Police Benefit, curated by Christian Finne, Forårsudstillingen, Den Frie, Cph, DK

Floating Sculpture, Co-Lab, Cph, DK

9th International Photography Gathering, curated by Le Pont Gallery, Kalamoon University, Damaskus, Syria

Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey, PS1 - MoMA in Queens, New York, USA

2006 9th International Photography Gathering, Le Pont Gallery, Aleppo, Syria

Images of Syria, Ringsted Galleriet, DK

Images of Syria, Møstings Hus, Cph, DK

Flow Show, Kabine, Cph, DK

2nd International Biennal for Contemporary Art – Shumen, Bulgaria

AirPlay – Street Gallery, Cph, DK

Emergency Room, curated by Thierry Geoffrey & Frank Franzen, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Cph Contemporray Art Center, DK

Fast Video, MFSK, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, DK

Scandianvian Short Film Festival 01. From DK : Jeanette Land Schou, Peter Land, Jesper Just, Bynke Maibøll & Sophie Hjerl,

ATA Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2005 Krudtslam, Klub-Revolver, curated by Maria Kjær Themsen, Råhuset, Cph, DK

Please Listen To Your Eyes, video concert, Den Anden Opera, arranged by Tine Vitkov. Videoartist: Søren Thilo Funder, Anders

Elberling, Thyra Hilden, Sophie Hjerl. Composers: Lotte Anker, Tine Vitkow, Peter Helms, Jesper Ørberg, Cph, DK

The Digital Festival, Fast Video, Samsø, DK

2004 RADAR Festival for Video and Electronic Art, Vega, Cph, DK

The 6th International Women’s Art Festival, Le Pont Gallery, Aleppo, Syria

HOUHOT, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts at the Inner Mongolian Art Hall, Mongolia, China

The Tourist, Fast Video, Tranefilm Aftener, Gentofte Library + Husets biograf, Cph, DK

2002 Dansens dag, Molitrix, Norway

Bergen Mediaværksted, selected by the Danish Film Workshop, Norway

2001 Danish Videomanifesta – Danish Video from 1980 until now, Kunstforeningen Gl. Strand, Cph, DK

Nordic Seminar, Filmform, Stockholm, Sweden

2000 Exit 1999, Birkerød Kunstforening, DK

Forgetting in Glimpses, Under Dybbølsbro, Cph, DK

XIDA, premiere and shown at Sneakbar, The Filmhouse Cph, DK

1999 Private Parts, Statens Museum for kunst/ National Gallery of Denmark, Cph, DK

Exit 1999, Kunstforeningen Gl. Strand, Cph, DK

Open Air – Open Mind, exhibition In relation to Peter Greenaway visiting, Torpedohallen, Holmen, Cph, DK

1998 X-Positioner, curated by Morten Søndergaard, The Old Zoological Museum, Cph, DK

Rool, premiere and shown at Sneakbar, The Filmhouse Cph, DK

Rool, Roskilde Festival, DK

Rool, Bochumer International Videofestival, Germany

Rool, X-Pos, Dansens Hus, Cph, DK

Rool, Grand Prix International Videodance, France

1997 Dönsk Videolist – 4 Danish Video Artists, Gallery +, Iceland

Stofskifte 2, MFSK, Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, DK

003, Grand Prix International Videodance, France

1996 Full Frontal Video, Statens Museum for kunst/ National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen, Cph, DK

1995 Bad Currating, curated by Nikolaj Recke, Nørrebrogade, Cph, DK

1994 A4, Rådskælderen, Charlottenborg, Cph, DK

 

 

 

 

 

Performances / Theatre


 

2011 Det tavse flag (The silent flag), for the opening of Skovsnogen, Døvling Skov, DK / 2005 Drøm om efterår by Jon Fosse, Eklektisk Teater, Junge Hunde, Entré Scenen, Århus, DK / 2003 Marking Time, Galerie Stargazer, performancekoncert for the opening of Long Gone by Solvej Dufour Andersen, Genève, Switzerland/ 1995 Nærum, performance-festival Bidt af en Gal, BIDT, Cph, DK / 1994 Transform by Kitt Johnson, Helgoland, Cph, DK / 1994 Specimenter Åben Scene, Nyt Træningforum, put together by Kitt Johnson

 

 

 

Curatorial projects

 

Overgange/ Transitions, Women's Museum in Denmark, Aarhus, DK ( May-Sep 2019) / Sea and Shore, Exner Kunsthandel, Sønderho, Fanø, 2017 / Kunstnersammenslutningen Dansk Folkekunst – Danish Folk Art 2016 + 17 / Terrain video – Video på kanten two years of video art in Holstebro, curated by Jeanette Land Schou and Sophie Hjerl, together with The Art Museum of Holstebro and The Music Theatre 2010-12, program of approx. 80 artists / Here´s The Way 33 contemporary artists invited to exhibit in an “old” Viking workshop on the Hærvejen, curated by Sophie Hjerl 2010/ Images of Syria, Syrian and Danish artist, Møsting Hus, Cph, curated by Malene Hartman, Vibe Bredahl and Sophie Hjerl, co curator Syria Issa Touma, 2006 / Images of Syria, Syrian and Danish artist, Ringsted Galleriet, Cph, curated by Malene Hartman, Vibe Bredahl and Sophie Hjerl, co curator Syria Issa Touma, 2006 / Fast Video Kompilation RADAR, Festival for Video and Electronic Art, Vega, Cph, DK, 2004.

 

 

 

Lectures/ Masterclasses/ Teaching

 

BGK Esbjerg, BGK Næstved, 7K Urbanskolen Esbjerg, Viborg - Skive HF og VUC, Billedskolen, Viborg, Visuel HF - The Animation Workshop/ Krabbesholm Højskole

(1 year Fine Art teacher + workshops) / Herning Billedskole / Kunst & Design (BGK), Dansk Talentakademi, Holstebro / Kunsthøjskolen Thorstedlund/ AOF Nordsjælland + Hvidovre / Vis.din.film, FilmPlatform, Café Teatret, Cph / Ringsted Galleriet / The Digital Festival, Fast Video, Samsø, DK / Rytmisk Musikkonservatorie, Cph / Studenterhuset ved TEKO og AArhus Universitet, Herning / Kbh’s Tekniske Skole, Cph / IOF, Cph.

 

 

 

Member of

 

Kunstnersamfundet / Fast Video, board member, 2004-05 / Projektredaktionen, The Danish Film Workshop, Cph, DK 2001 /

The band The Bee, The Bird, The Bat. Vocal, text and co-composer. (Former JeSo). 1993 - present.

 

 

 

 

Supports and Grants

 

2018 The Animation Workshop, development support

Copenhagen Municipality Culture Committee

Danish Arts Foundation, working grant

2017 Danish Arts Foundation, working grant

Huskunstnerordningen, Danish Arts Foundation

2016 Danish Arts Foundation, working grant

Grosserer L.F. Foghts Fond

Færch Plast

Aarhus Film Workshop

Holstebro Kommunes Kultur –og Fritidsudvalg

2015 Danish Arts Foundation, production support

Silkeborg Kulturråd

2014 Huskunstnerordningen, Danish Arts Foundation

2013 Huskunstnerordningen, Danish Arts Foundation

2012 Danish Arts Council, National

Danish Arts Foundation, for composer Jesper Ørberg

Open Workshop / The Animation Workshop

2011 Holstebro Kommunes Kultur –og Fritidsudvalg

Open Workshop / The Animation Workshop

Danish Arts Council, National

2010 Huskunstnerordningen, Danish Arts Council

2008 Danish Arts Council, International

2007 Danish Arts Council, international

2006 Dccd/CKU

2004 Danish Arts Council, International

KODA blankbåndsmidlerne

Dccd/CKU

1999 Familen Hede Nielsens legat

Carlsbergs Rejselegat

The Danish Film Workshop

1998 Danish Arts Foundation, for composer Jesper Ørberg

1997 The Danish Film Workshop

1995 Fab. Sv. Aage Rasmussen & Hustrus mindelegat

Præmieselskabets Fælleslegat

Kunsthandler Richard Wilstrup og Hustru Franciska, f. Jensen ́s legat

 

 

 

 

Selected press

 

2017 Zaxid.net, Between Us / Поміж нами, Dansk Folkekunst / Danish Folk Art. 20.09.

2017 P1 – DR (Danish Radio). Sea and Shore, Marie Louise Exner. 10.07.

2016 Ugens kunstner /Artist of the week. Kunsten.nu. Anders Gaardboe Jensen. 19.10

2016 Kunstavisen, Væren, Værket. Verden, Heidi Ottesen. 09.

2016 Berlingske, Kunstkig, Nathalie Nystad, Byen, der er spækket med masker. 16.10.

2016 P1 – DR (Danish Radio). Væren Værket Verden, together with Ingrid Hvass. 21.09.

2016 Kunsten.nu. Dansk “mang’folke’lighed” i ny sammenslutning. Marie Pramming. 03.06.

2016 Kunsten.nu. Rød og blå som Albert Mertz. 19.01.

2013 Kunsten.nu. Se nye kunstværker i Skovsnogen Artspace. 13.11.

2013 Kopenhagen.dk, Et artspace uden vægge. 21.03

2013 Politiken, Maria Kjær Themsen. Ugens udstilling, Midnatsforestillinger. 09.01.

2012 Kunsten.nu. Ord og rum smelter sammen. 18.12.

2011 ArtActMagazine.ro, Consistency. 11

2011 Kopenhagen.dk, Consistency. 12.

2010 Kopenhagen.dk, Her er vejen. 09.

2010 Kunsten.nu. Videokunst i Holstebros offentlige rum. 30.08.

2008 Dagens Nyheter, Jonna Sima. Dagsaktuell konst på Nytorget. 06.03.

2007 Weekendavisen, Art = Retard, Nikolaj M. Lassen. 03.04

2007 Børsen, Kirsten Bødker. Dansk nyhedskunst vælter New York. 01.03.

2006 Citadel Filmnummeret. 04.

2006 Kurt (Magazine), Images of Syria. Summer, no.3.

2006 Kopenhagen.dk, Images of Syria. 08.

2006 Weekendavisen, Majbrit Hjelmbo. Dans som livsytring. 20.01.

2006 Berlingske Tidende, Vibeke Wern. Kroppen giver lyd. 16.01.

2006 Information, Anne Middelboe Christensen. Ah, hvem der fik tæsk af Marilyn. 14.01.

2005 Kunstmagasinet P1 -DR (Danish Radio), Kunstnere på afveje, with and about Sophie Hjerl, Tal. R og Ove Sprogøe, host Michael Thouber.

2000 P1 – DR (Danish Radio). Med og mod Strømmen - om Åndelighed og kunstnerisk teknik, with Flemming Plesn, Anne-Lise Gabold,

Jacob Fabricius & Sophie Hjerl, host Ulla Strømberg.

2000 Politiken, Mette Kramer. Stramt og godt. 26.05.

1999 Politiken, Rå energi og god appetit, Trine Ross. 01.05.

1999 Berlingske Tidende, Eva Pohl, Exit 99. 30.04.

1999 Øjeblikket – magazine,. Interview with Peter Greenaway, in collaboration with Thyra Hilden and Katya Sander. No.4.

1998 Berlingske Tidende, Ebbe Iversen. En kvinde ruller. 12.03.

 

 

 

 

 

Catalogues

 

2016 Dansk Folkekunst / Danish Folk Art, Transfer.

2016 Væren Værket Verden, Sophie Hjerl og Ingrid Hvass, Holstebro Kunstmuseum. ISBN. 978-87-88275-31-5

2015 Mellemværende, Kristina Steinbock & Sophie Hjerl. ISBN. 978-87-998473-0-3.

2014 The One Minutes on Tour - Shanghai, The One Minutes, Nederland.

2012 Ord og rum. Kunsthal Brænderigården. ISBN. 978-87-90192-78-5.

2007 Alternative Film Video 2007, Festival of new film video, Serbia.

2004 The Royal Danish Academy Of Fine Arts at The Inner Mongolian Art Hall, China 2004.

1999 Exit 99. ISBN. 87-90491-33-5.

1999 Private Parts. ISBN. 87-98011-34-1.

1998 X-Positioner. ISBN. 87-90527-00-3.

1997 9th Grand Prix International Video Danse. Catalogue 1997, France.

1996 Copenhagen Cyberport. ISBN. 87-88860-52-3.

1996 Full Frontal Video. ISBN. 87-89011-32-5.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Videography

 

 

Ask Masks, 2017

 

Primordial Sea - Primordial Noise, 2017

 

ART, 2016

 

Baguette, 2016

 

Retfærdigheden / Justice, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015

 

Duellen / The Duel, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015

 

Medmenneske / Fellow Man, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015

 

Forvandlingen / Transformation, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015

 

Kaldet / The Calling, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015

 

Overdragelsen / The Transfer, (with Kristina Steinbock) 2015

 

Nothing But Fire, (Metastasis), 2001/14 (1. edition)

 

Motherhood, 2012

 

Navndrukken / navnløs, 2012

 

Focus, 2011

 

Perspective I, 2011

 

Perspective II, 2011

 

LoveLetters (Prove Your Love), 2011

 

The Way, 2010

 

Beginnings/Waitings, 2006/09

 

Putting Iraq On The Path To Democracy, 2007

 

Silence 2006/ 07

 

3 videos with Thomas Novotny, 2006

 

Only (Only), 2006

 

Tomorrows, 2006

 

Blue Print, 2006

 

(Barely) Bones, 2005

 

Gravity of Paradise, 2005

 

NoWhere Nothing, 2004

 

Left Over, 2003

 

CurtainCalls, 2003

 

Frame, 2002

 

Forgetting in Glimpses, 2000

 

XIDA, 2000

 

Stella Polaris, 2000

 

Mummify Your Soul, 1999

 

If You Walk A Distance From The Earth to The Moon And Back Again Through A Hole LIfe, How Many Oceans Have You Then Walked?, 1999

 

Please Hand Me, 1999

 

Phases of Change, 1999

 

Rool, 1998

 

Dream of Coincidences, 1997/98

 

Tease Me, 1998

 

Love Me, 1998

 

Squeeze Me, 1998

 

003, 1997

 

No title, 1996

SOPHIE HJERL