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BERIT NØRGAARD, born 1973.
Works and lives in Copenhagen, DK.
www.beritnoergaard.dk

EDUCATION
2002-03       Critical Studies, Malmö Art Academy/Rooseum, SE
1996-01       The Academy of Fine Arts, Aarhus, DK

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS/PROJECTS
Upcoming 2012

2011
‘Labour of Love, Revisted. The Rise of Amateurism in The Digital Age’, Seoul, ROK
‘LokalGlobalPlan’, Vanløse, DK
‘Open Engagement’, Portland, US
‘Alt_Cph11 Encounters’, Fabrikken for Kunst og Design, København, DK

2010
‘Open Engagement’, Portland, USA
‘VERSION10N: Territories’, ZHOU B Center, Chicago,IL
‘Odense Kunsthal’, Odense, DK
‘Analog hacking #1’, at librarys of Copenhagen, DK

2009
‘Hvis jeg kan, så kan du også!’, Koh-i-Noor, Copenhagen, DK
‘If I can do it, you can do it too’, West Chicago City Museum, USA
’Unge tanker’. An ongoing project with hospitalized teenagers, Copenhagen, DK

2008
’BLIKFANG’, Roarsvej, Copenhagen; DK
‘IEG’, Zero 1, San Jose, Californien, US
’Unge tanker’. An ongoing project with hospitalized teenagers, Copenhagen, DK

2007
’Open Engagement, – Art after aesthic distance’. Regina, CA
’- fordi du fortjerner det!’ Public Space of Copenhagen, DK
’The Dog Ate My Homework’, artwurl.org, NY
’The Book Amnesty Service’, Salford Local Library, Manchester, UK
’Unge tanker’. An ongoing project with hospitalized teenagers, Copenhagen, DK

2006
’Rösta fenster’, rum46, Århus, DK
’Husker du?’, public space, Viborg, DK
’Unge tanker’. An ongoing project with hospitalized teenagers, Copenhagen, DK
’The Book Amnesty Service’, Vesterbro Local Library, Copenhagen, DK

2005
’Basale Behov’, Neotribes i rum46, Århus, DK

2004
’around YOU’, Cafe Kiasma, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Hel, FI
‘Ekstra ordinær’, Q, Copenhagen, DK

2003
‘Cztery Elementry’, Warszawa, PO
’Støj’, Brænderigården, Viborg, DK
’Den eksotiske hverdag’, TDC, Aarhus, DK
’NB! – lad os mødes’, Ydre Nørrebro, Copenhagen; DK

2002
‘NB! – lad os mødes’, Ydre Nørrebro, Copenhagen, DK
’Artgenda’, Hamburg, Germany, GE
’Digitalent’, Nonstop video, Aarhus, DK

2001
’InvestingART’. Danske Bank, Aarhus, DK
’Afgang 2001’. Degree Show, Aarhus, DK
’Kunstnernes Påskeudstilling’. Aarhus, DK
’Videoudadtil’. Videoexhibition in windows, Aarhus; DK

TEACHING/TALKS
2011
Workshop, Holbæk Kunsthøjskole, DK
Workshop, Ærø Kunsthøjskole, DK
External examiner at Funen Art Academy’s Student Show, Odense, DK
Street Art, workshop at Viborg Amtsgymnasium, Viborg, DK
Talk, Holbæk Kunsthøjskole, DK
Contemporary Art, Taastrup Art school for kids, DK
2010
Workshop in collaboration with Nis Rømer, Brænderigården/Kulturprinsen, Viborg, DK
Workshop, Ærø Kunsthøjskole, DK
Contemporary Art, Taastrup Art school for kids, DK
2009
Workshops, Ærø Kunsthøjskole, DK
Contemporary Art, Taastrup Art school for kids, DK
2008
Workshops. Ærø Kunsthøjskole, DK
Workshop BGK, Vordingborg, DK
Contemporary Art, Grafisk Teknisk Skole, DK
Contemporary Art, Taastrup Art school for kids, DK
2007
Talk, Gallery Bureau, Manchester, UK
Contemporary Art, Grafisk Teknisk Skole, DK
Contemporary Art, Taastrup Art school for kids, DK
2006
Workshop with kids. Kulturprinsen, Viborg, DK
Talk. The main library of Århus, DK
Contemporary Art, Taastrup Art school for kids, DK
2005
Talk. Sociologisk institut, København
Workshops for kids. Schools in Copenhagen, DK
Contemporary Art, Grafisk Teknisk Skole, DK
Contemporary Art, Taastrup Art school for kids, DK
2004
Talk, Maa School, Helsinki, FI
2003
Talk + Studio visits, The Art Academy of Jutland, DK
2002
Workshop, Ærø Kunsthøjskole.
2001
Talk, Institute of Arthistory, Århus, DK
Workshop,Egmont Højskole, DK
Talk, Brandts Klædefabrik, Odense, DK
1999
Workshop, Krabbesholm Højskole, DK
1998
Workshop, Ærø Kunsthøjskole, DK

GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES
2011
Statens Kunstfond, Working grant
Kunstrådets Internationale Billedkunstudvalg, Travel grant
Edith og Gotfred Kirk Christiansens Fond, Project grant
2010
Trygfonden, Project grant
2009
Kunstrådets Billedkunstudvalg, Project grant
People Made Visible, Residency in West Chicago, US
2008
Kunstrådets Billedkunstudvalg, Project grant
2007
Kunstrådets Internationale Billedkunstudvalg, Travel grant.
2006
Trygfonden, Project grant
Kunstrådets Billedkunstudvalg, Project grant
2005
Kunststyrelsens Fagudvalg for Billedkunst, Project grant.
Sleipnir Travel grant
2004
Nordic AiR NIFCA residency, Suomenlinna, Helsinki, FI
Kunststyrelsens Fagudvalg for Billedkunst, Project grant
2003
Kunststyrelsens Fagudvalg for Billedkunst, Project grant
2001
The Academy of Fine Arts, Jutland. Travel grant.

CONFERENCES
2011
‘Open Engagement’, Portland, USA
2010
‘Open Engagement’, Portland, USA
2007
‘Open Engagement’, Regina, CA
2006
’Slowly learning to survive the desire to simplify’, Stockholm, SE
2005
’Taking the matter into common hands’, Stockholm, SE
’Break the ice’, arrangeret af NordScen, Reykjavik, Island

OTHER ACTIVITIES
2007
Organized – fordi du fortjener det!  in collaboration with freelance curator
Katarina Stenbeck, Copenhagen, DK
Censor at Kunstnernes Påskeudstilling, Århus, DK

2002 – 2003
Initiated the exhibition project NB! – lad os mødes, Ydre Nørrebro,
Copenhagen, DK in collaboration with arthistorian Helene Ø. Jakobsen.

1997 – 2001
Board member of the artist run exhibitionspace rum46, Studsgade, 8000
Aarhus, DK. www.rum46.dk

WRITTEN MATERIAL
2011
‘If I can do it, so can you’, a pocket publication, DK
2010
‘Open heart’ Published by Ashley Neese , Portland, US
2008
Speak Up magazine, Casino Luxemborg, LU
2006
Magazine for children- and youth culture, #51, DK
’OBS!’, published by Publik.dk
2004
’Journal for northeast issues’, number 3, D
2003
’PIP’ put in pocket. Published by Anette Krauss, D
2001
‘Fremtidens kunstmuseum?’ published by Passepartout, DK
1998
’Laboratoire dee la sensibiliteé’ Published by Christine Melchiors, F