About

Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen
Copenhagen based freelance curator

2018 Masters of Arts in Art History, Copenhagen University

2017-2019 Board member UKK

2014-2016 Founder of the exhibition space Værelset

 

Curatorial Projects:

Face of Another
Nanna Abell (1985, DK), Ib Braase (1932-2009, DK), Jóhan Martin Christiansen (1987, DK/FO), Christine Overvad Hansen (1988, DK), Emil Westman Hertz (1978-2016, DK), Silas Inoue (1981, DK), Sandra Mujinga (1989 NO), Nina Nowak (1984, DE), Kirsten Ortwed (1948, DK), Julia Phillips (1985, DE).

Galleri Susanne Ottesen, 1 June – 11 August 2018

Vibrant Matter
Nanna Abell (DK), Moa Alskog (SE), Jóhan Martin Christensen (DK/FO), Kate Cooper (UK), Christine Overvad Hansen (DK), Emil Westman Hertz (DK), Lea Guldditte Hestelund (DK), Uffe Isolotto (DK), Jesper Just (DK), Jacob Kirkegaard (DK), Sandra Mujinga (NO), Kai Nielsen (DK), Nina Nowak (DE), Rolf Nowotny (DK), Lea Porsager (DK), Andreas Rasmussen (DK), Astrid Svangren (SE).

SAK Kunstbygning, 20 January – 4 March 2018

Funen Art Academy Third Year Exhibition
1 – 11 June 2017

Public Intimacy
Lea Guldditte Hestelund, Christine Overvad Hansen, Pia Eikaas
Parallel Vienna, Vienna AT, 21 September – 25 September 2016

We are Standing Inside of a Picture
Merete Vyff Slyngborg, Værelset, 24 June – 10 July 2016

Not Right Now
Rasmus Myrup, Værelset, 20 May – 5 June 2016

Nordic Artist’s Books
Melbourne Art Book Fair, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne AU, 29 April – 1 May 2016

Somebody put baby in the corner
Lea Gulditte Hestelund, Værelset 1 – 17 April 2016

Spooky Actions at a Distance

Amalie Smith, Amitai Romm, David Stjernholm, Rasmus Myrup og Valerie Collart
Bus Projects, Melbourne AU, 9 January – 30 January 2016

held in a half globe, as if cupped by hands
Virginia Overell and Kate Meakin, Værelset, 8 May – 31 May 2015

Konsistens og Assimilation
Kasper Hesselbjerg, Værelset, 27 March – 26 April 2015

Notes on Location 1,2,3: Exhibition, symposium, publication
Nanna Debois Buhl, Amalie Smith, Anngjerd Rustand, Kasper Hesselbjerg, Tanja Koljonen, Cia Rinne, Tove Storch.
Den Frie Udstillingsbygning 13 March – 19 April 2015

Thank You for the Love aka. Who Needs Guitars Anyway? Aka. Talk.
Vera Karlsson, Værelset, 30 January – 22 February 2015

Home-dweller
Christine Overvad Hansen, Værelset, 22 November – 14 December 2014

Channels by Susan Hiller
Den Frie Udstillingsbygning 14 November 2014 – 1 March 2015

Homegrown Dandelions
David Stjernholm, Værelset, 4 October – 2 November 2014

Publications:

Vibrant Matter
Edited by Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen and Stine Kähler
Texts by Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen and Stine Kähler, Amalie Smith, Jens Tang Kristensen, and Gertrud Hvidberg-Hansen.

Essence of Light
Edited by Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen and Viera Collaro
Published by Viera Collaro, December 2017
Texts by: Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen, Jens Tang Kristensen, Viera Collaro and Ruth Campau

Spooky Actions at a Distance
Edited by Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen
Published by eller-med-a, April 2016.
Contributions by Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen, Amalie Smith, Amitai Romm, David Stjernholm, Rasmus Myrup, Valerie Collart, Sara Thetmark, Kim Brockett, Kelly Fleidner.

Notes on Location
Published and edited by Eller-med-a, Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen and Signe Kahr Sørensen

Digital edition: www.notesonlocation.dk

Selected Events:

Guerilla Gartners
CPH PIX screening program in relation to the exhibition SuperSub
Den Frie Udstillingsbygning 1 May – 5 June 2016

Double Pivot
Symposium during the exhibition SuperSub made in collaboration with Ruangrupa Artist Collective
Den Frie Udstillingsbygning 3 May 2016

Artist talks and panel diskussion on art in public space
Roskilde Festival 2015
(Moderator)

Symposium: Notes on Location
Speakers: Susanne Christensen, Amalie Smith, Thomas Locher, Nanna Debois Buhl, Trine Friis Sørensen, Mathias Kokholm, Maria Kjær Themsen, Tove Storch, Thomas Hvid Kromann, OEI: Jonas Magnusson & Cecilia Grönberg, Anngjerd Rustand, Mette-Marie Zacher Sørensen, Cia Rinne, Eller med a.
Den Frie Udstillingsbygning 19 & 20 April 2015

Aritst talk: Susan Hiller
Den Frie Udstillingsbygning 2014

Artist talks: Beyond Good and Evil
Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, 2012

 

Selected employments:

Galleri Susanne Ottesen
October 2016 –

Project Coordinator: Viera Collaro
2016 – 2018

Assistant Curator: Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art
May 2012 – October 2016
Selected exhibitions: SuperSub in collaboration with Ruangrupa Artist Collective, Kunstnerbøger – Vildt Voksende, Trust, Moon Skin Lucid Walk, Susanne Ussing – en udstilling i vadestedet mellem lykkelig drøm og kluntet virkelighed, techne, n.: Konvergens mellem kunst, håndværk og arkitektur, Soloudstilling med A Kassen, Beyond Reach, KE12, CAF 2012 – Beyond good and Evil.

Assistant: National Gallery of Denmark, The Royal Collection of Graphic Art
February 2014 – February 2015

Curatorial Assistant (Internship): MoMA, The Museum of Modern Art, Department of Media and Performance Art.
Selected exhibitions: Isaac Julien: One Thousand Waves, Isa Genzken; Retorspektive.
September – December 2013.

Studio Assistant: Jesper Just
September 2013 – April 2014