Jeppe Hein

1974 · Denmark

Artist biography


Born 1974 in Copenhagen, Denmark

Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark, and Berlin, Germany


1999 Städelschule, Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt am Main, Germany 1997 Royal Danish Academy of Arts, Copenhagen, Denmark


2020 NEON DELIGHT, Zentrum für Internationale Lichtkunst, Unna, Germany (group) Nuitnumérique #17, Saint-Ex, Reims, France (group) Safra'Numériques, Le Safran-Scène conventionée, Amiens, France (group) Medgang og modgang - Udvekslinger mellem dansk og tysk Kunst, Museerne i Tønder, Tønder, Denmark (group) ECHT UND FALSCH, Skulptur Triennale Bingen, Bingen, Germany (group) Das Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany (group) Living the City. Eine Ausstellung über Städte, Menschen und Geschichten, curated by Lukas Feireiss, Tempelhof Airport, Berlin, Germany (group)


2020 Jeppe Hein, Nothing is as it appears, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany 2019 Jeppe Hein | Breathe with me, UN Headquarters and Central Park, New York, USA JEPPE HEIN: I AM WITH YOU, 303 Gallery, New York, USA Jeppe Hein, KÖNIG GALERIE Dessauer Strasse, Berlin, Germany Jeppe Hein, SCAI Park, Tokyo, Japan Intervention Impact, artconnexion, Lille, France Change Yourself, Politikens Forhal, Copenhagen, Denmark

2018 Hall Art Foundation, Schloss Derneburg, Holle, Germany, 2018 Carl Nielsen and Anne Marie Carl-Nielsens Award 2018, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark In is the only way out, Cisternerne, Frederiksberg, Denmark Inhale-Hold-Exhale, Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun, Switzerland

2017 DON'T EXPECT ANYTHING BE OPEN FOR EVERYTHING, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany Your Way, Chateau La Coste, Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France At sanse verden i dig selv, Museet for Religiøs Kunst, Lemvig, Denmark Distance, SKMU Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway

2016 Reflection, Kistefos-Museet, Jevnaker, Norway Festival of Love, Modified Social Benches NY, Southbank Centre, Festival Terrace & Queens Walk, London, UK Sculpture 21st, Jeppe Hein, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany Jeppe Hein Semicircular Space, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia A New End, World's End, Trustees of Reservation, Boston, USA Interact With Art - Modified Social Benches, Ventana Contemporary Ibiza, Spain

2015 This Way, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany Opening, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany Please Touch the Art, Brooklyn Bridge Park, NY, USA Public Art Fund, NY, USA ALL WE NEED IS INSIDE, 303 Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2014 Distance, LIFE - Lieu International des Formes Emergentes, France Stillhet, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013 A Smile For You, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden A Smile For You, Wanås Konst, Knislinge, Sweden Distance, ARoS Kunstmuseum, Åarhus, Denmark Jeppe Hein, Ordrupgaard, Charlottenlund, Denmark YOU, KÖNIG GALERIE at St. Agnes, Berlin, Germany There are no ordinary moments, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland

2012 Hexagonal Water Pavillion, Neues Museum Nürnberg, Germany Sacra Conversazione (with Alexander Tovborg), Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark Robert-Jacobsen-Preisträger, Museum Würth, Bad Mergentheim, Germany

2011 I am right here, right now, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany 303 Gallery, New York, NY, USA 360°, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan

2010 1 x Museum, 10 x Rooms, 11 x Works, Neues Museum Nürnberg, Germany Modified Social Benches, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany Distance, IMA-Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, USA Appearing Rooms, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Australia Mobile Mobile, Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark Big Mirror Ball, La Box, Bourges, France Jeppe Hein and Larry Bell, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France

2009 Artist in Residence, Atelier Calder, Saché, France Jeppe Hein, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, Canada Hello? Shall I call you back?, Jan Mot, Brussels, Belgium Sense City, ARoS Kunstmuseum, Århus, Denmark Jeppe Hein, Kunstverein Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen, Germany Invisible Labyrinth, Théâtre National de Chaillot, Paris, France Please, Please Please..., Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada Kuru Kuru, SCAI –The Bathhouse, Tokyo, Japan

2008 Dan Graham / Jeppe Hein. From Seriousness to Silliness, Johnen & Schöttle, Cologne, Germany Dan Graham / Jeppe Hein. From Seriousness to Silliness, Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany PLEASE..., 303 Gallery, New York, NY, USA Modified Social Benches, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany Illusion, Frieze Art Projects, London, UK

2007 Objects in the mirror are closer than they appear, Carré d’Art – Musée d’art contemporain, Nimes, France Illusion, Sculpture Center, NY, USA Jeppe Hein, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany Inbetween, SCAI - The Bathhouse, Tokyo, Japan Distance, The Curve, Barbican Art Centre, London, UK

2006 Fontane, ZERO Gallery, Milan, Italy Diagonal Space, Base Room, Florence, Italy Reflection, Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark Hayward Gallery, London, UK Delme Synagogue, Delme, France Usynlig Labyrint, X-Rummet, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark Præstø Kunstforening, Præstø, Denmark This exhibition is in some way a contribution to the beauty, the ugliness, The stupidity and the cheerfulness in life, Sies + Höke Galerie, Düsseldorf, Germany Appearing Rooms, Preston, UK

2005 Simplified, Yvon Lambert, Paris, France Distance, The Moore Space, Miami, FL, USA Private Rain, Sculptureparc, Bodø, Norway Neonwall, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Invisible Labyrinth, Espace 315, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France Roller Coaster, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden Minimal Overload, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany New Minimal, La Salle de bain, Lyon, France

2004 Anziehung/Abstoßung, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany Appearing Rooms, Villa Manin, Passariano, Italy Intervention Impact, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany Distance, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany Flying Cube, P.S.1. / MOMA, New York, NY, USA

2003 Bear the Consequences, Gallery Brändström & Stene, Stockholm, Sweden Continuity Reflecting Space, Foundation La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain Presenting/Representing, Gallery Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark 2002 Take a Walk in the Forest at Moonlight, CAPC, Bordeaux, France 360° Presence, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany Space in Action / Action in Space, Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau München, Germany Art Statements, Art Basel, Galerie Michael Neff, Switzerland

2001 Sving, Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt, Germany

2000 onepercent artspace, Video Lounge design, Stockholm Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden

1998 Summer, OTTO, Copenhagen, Denmark


2020 Who am I?, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, China 2019 A Rose is a Rose is a Rose, HOW Art Museum Wenzhou, Wenzhou, China Salon Hansa: InterINTIMES_AutoPORTRAIT, Lachenmann Art, Frankfurt am Main, Germany Out of Order - Werke aus der Sammlung Haubrok Teil 1, Neues Museum Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany I WOULD LOVE JUST ONE FLOWER, I DON’T NEED THE WHOLE BOUQUET, Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark Darf ich Dir meine Sammlung zeigen? 40 Jahre - Meisterwerke zu Gast, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein Szene Berlin Okt.19 - König Galerie zu Gast bei Ketterer Kunst, Munich, Germany SENSE ME, Trapholt, Kolding, Denmark UNDER WATER, Il Filatoio Rosso, Caraglio, Italy Blickachsen 12, Stiftung Blickachsen, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Hessen, Germany 58th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia curated by Ralph Rugoff, Venice, Italy Biennale OpenArt 2019, Örebrö, Sweden Negativer Raum, ZKM, Zentrum für Kunst und Medien Karlsruhe, Germany PRISM FANTASY, Paradise City Art Space, Seoul, South Korea Now is the time, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany MOVE, AROS Aarhus Kunstmuseum Aarhus, Denmark I will be dead, König London, London, UK Very Fun Park 2019, Fubon Art Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan

2018 The Street. Where the World Is Made, MAXXI National Museum of 21st Century Art, Rome, Italy POST WATER, Museo Nazionale della Montagna, Turin, Italy No Ordinary Moments, Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Espoo, Kaupinki, Finland Lust der Täuschung - Von Antiker Illusionskunst bis zur Virtual Reality, ArtScience Museum, Singapore She sees the shadows, MOSTYN Gallery, Llandudno, Wales, UK Play Kortrijk, Kortrijk, Belgium

Der flexible Plan. Das Rokoko in der Gegenwartskunst, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany Space Shifters, Hayward Gallery, London, UK CRËP, Galleria Doris Ghetta, Ortisei, Italy Au, Station, Melbourne, Australia BIG ART Large-scale contemporary art in architecture created by Bjarke Ingels Group, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark Wunderkammer, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Esjberg, Denmark Action <-> Reaction, 100 years of kinetic art, Kunsthall Rotterdam, The Netherlands Welt ohne Außen. Immersive Räume seit den 60er Jahren, Martin-Gropius- Bau, Berlin, Germany THE PLAYGROUND PROJECT, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany Collection Exhibition 3 - Adventures in "Seeing", 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan Ausstellen des Ausstellens, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden- Baden, Germany Karin Sander: Zeigen. Eine Audiotour durch die Sammlung der GfZK Leipzig, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany Lust der Täuschung, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung München, Germany SELVSPEJLINGER I, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Esbjerg, Denmark 2017 Sichten einer Landschaft-Kunst auf der IGA, Internationale Garten Ausstellung 2017, Berlin, Germany Stage of Being, Voorlinden Museum, Wassenar, The Netherlands Cool, calm, and collected, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Denmark Ways of Seeing, Villa Empain, Boghossian Foundation, Brussles, Belgium Miroir Miroir, MUDAC, Lausanne, Switzerland Höhenrausch, Collectors Room, Hamburg, Germany Blickachsen, Bad Homburg, Germany Karin Sander: Zeigen. Eine Audiotour durch die Sammlung der GfZK Leipzig, GfZK, Leipzig, Germany Ways of Seeing, ARTER Space for art, Istanbul, Turkey This is not the reality - what kind of reality?, San Clemente Palace Kempinski, Venice, Italy Jump, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark Light in Darkness, ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Isøj, Denmark 2016 Gartenschau, KÖNIG GALERIE, St.Agnes, Berlin, Germany SOMMER.FRISCHE.KUNST., Bad Gastein, Austria An Imagined Museum, works from the Centre Pompidou, the Tate and the MMK, MMK, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany The world was flat, MAZ Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Mexico Reality Perceived, Galleri Christoffer Egelund, Copenhagen, Denmark Skulptur im Fokus der Sammlung Würth. Die Robert-Jacobsen-Preisträger der Stiftung Würth, Forum Würth Rorschach, Switzerland An Imagined Museum, works from the Centre Pompidou, the Tate and the MMK, MMK, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany Art Festival Watou 2016, Watou, Belgium An der Oberfläche_On Surface, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany Let's Play, Danish Architecture Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark Die Kerze, Museum Frieder Burda, Baden-Baden, Germany How Long is Now?, KINDL, Zentrum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Berlin, Germany Festival of Love, Modified Social Benches NY, Southbank Centre, Festival Terrace & Queens Walk, London, UK Auftrag Landschaft, Auftaktausstellung für Schloss Biesdorf-Zentrum für Kunst und öffentlichen Raum, Berlin, Germany Roppongi Art Night annual event of Mori Art Museum, Roppongi Hills, Tokyo, Japan Im Käfig der Freiheit, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany LUSCIOUS THRILLS Baroque Reflections then and now, gl Holtegaard, Holte, Denmark

IDEALS. Concrete art - then and now, Fuglsang Kunstmuseum, Toreby Lolland, Denmark Honey, I rearranged the collection, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany 2015 Playing future, Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany SKULPTUR IM FOKUS DER SAMMLUNG WÜRTH, die Robert-Jacobsen-Preisträger der Stiftung Würth, Museum Würth, Künzelsau, Germany MATERIAL, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany Construire une Collection, Villa Sauber, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco Spieglein, Spieglein an der Wand, Kunstverein Wiesen, Germany The Coming Museum, Fórum Eugénio e Almeida, Portugal Kunst i sollys / Art in sunshine, ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Isøj, Denmark Playing Future, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany Form, Colour, Plane, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark Art Art Altstetten Albisrieden, Stadt Zürich Kunst im öffentlichen Raum, Zurich, Switzerland Risk, Turner Contemporary, Margate, Kent, UK Another Minimalism: Art after California Light and Space, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburg, UK The world was flat, Bildmuseet Umeå, Sweden 2014 Spielobjekte, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland Slapstick! Die Kunst der Komik, LENTOS, Kunstmuseum Linz, Austria The grass is always greener, CAM, Foundation Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal JORN LAB - Laboratorium for nutidig reception af Asger Jorn, KunstCentret Silkeborg Bad, Silkeborg, Denmark Man in the Mirror, Vanhaerents Art Collection, Brussel, Belgium Moving Parts: Time and Motion in Contemporary Art, Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at University in St. Louis, USA Vanitas. Ewig ist eh nichts, Georg Kolbe Museum, Berlin, Germany Bikuben, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, USA Jorn-familien, Gimsinghoved Kunst- og Kulturcenter, Struer, Denmark Art Festival Watouu 2014, Watou, Belgium Antworten auf Calder: Mobiles in der Gegenwartskunst, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, Germany Schwindel der Wirklichkeit, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany The grass is always greener, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark 2013 DYNAMO. A century of light and movement in the art. 1913- 2013, RMN, Grand Palais, Paris, France YOU, MOSTYN, Llandudno, UK I knOw yoU, IMMA - Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland Visionen, MARTa Herford, Herford, Germany Either / Or -Søren Kierkegaard 200 years reflected in contemporary art, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark Either / Or -Søren Kierkegaard 200 years reflected in contemporary art, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany Auf Zeit. Was hinter dem Putz steckt, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany Slapstick! Alÿs, Bock, Chaplin, Hein, Laurel & Hardy, Keaton, Matta- Clark, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany The Great Magic – Selected Artworks form the UniCredit Art Collection, MAMbo, Bologna, Italy The World Turned Upside Down - Buster Keaton, Sculpture and the Absurd, Mead Gallery, Coventry, UK The Phylogenesis of Generosity, Prinzessinnengarten, Berlin, Germany FADING NIGHTS (Parra for Cuva), Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin, Germany Acting in the City, Norrköping Konstmuseum, Norrköping, Sweden 2012 Sammlung Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany Beaufort04, De Haan, Belgium Enlightened: Electric light as the fairy of art, Konsthallen Artipelag, Stockholm, Sweden

Treffpunkt: Berlin, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Denmark Gesamtkunstwerk: New Art From Germany, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK Wie kommt das Neue in die Welt?, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany Invisible, Hayward Gallery, London, UK Stadt. Land. Fluss. Regionale 12. Festival für zeitgenössische Kunst und Kultur, Murau, Austria House of Cards, Waddesson Manor in collaboration with Christie’s Parallelwelt Zirkus, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria The Mytery Spot, Fondation d'Entreprise Ricard, Paris, France We will disappear you, Galleria Frutta, Rome, Italy When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes, CCA Wattis Institute, San Fransisco; Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, MI, USA 30 Künstler / 30 Räume, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Germany Dreidimensional! Zeitgenössische Bildhauerei, Sammlung Würth, Mergentheim, Germany Treffpunkt: Berlin, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Ishøj, Denmark who’s afraid of red, yellow and blue ?, la maison rouge, Paris, France ILOVIT, Copenhagen Art Festival, Denmark 2011 Totem and Taboo, Museumsquartier, Vienna, Austria Zwei Sammler. Thomas Olbricht und Harald Falckenberg, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany 4th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art “Rewriting Worlds”, Moscow, Russia Fun House, Western Bridge, Seattle, WA, USA Space Oddity, CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain partoftheprocess4, Zero..., Milano, Italy Light in Darkness, Western Bridge, Seattle, WA, USA No, No, I hardly ever miss a show, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland The Space Between Now and Then, OMR, Mexico City, Mexico The Art of Deceleration, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany Small, Medium, Large, Donjon de Vez, France Our Magic Hour, Yokohama Triennale, Japan Commercial Break, Garage Projects, 54th Venice Biennale, Italy Höhenrausch.2, OK offense Kulturhaus Oberöstereich, Linz, Austria Bild für Bild – Film und zeitgenössische Kunst, Museum Ostwall, Dortmund, Germany 2010 Lichtparcours Braunschweig, Germany Nordic Models + Common Ground, Scandinavia House, New York, USA Connecting Views, Emscher 2010, Oberhausen, Germany Monochrome Reflections, Sammlung Haubrok, Berlin, Germany 100 Acres: The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park, IMA, Indianapolis, USA SNAPSHOTS OF TOURISM, Gallery Augusta - HIAP Suomenlinna, Helsinki, Finland EMSCHERKUNST.2010 - European Capital of Culture RUHR.2010, Essen, Germany Circus Hein at Open Space, Art Cologne, Germany The Berlin Box, Kunsthalle Andratx / CCA, Mallorca, Spain Gallery, Galerie, Galleria, Norma Mangione, Turin, Italy Bild für Bild - Film und zeitgenössische Kunst, Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund, Germany 2009 Circus Hein, FRAC Orléans, Orléans, France Silent, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan KURS: SØEN, Vestsjællands Kunstmuseum Sorø, Denmark The city as a stage: 4 Cultures + 4 Elements = 4 Displays of Public Art in Urban Areas, Cordoba, Spain DLA Piper Series: This is Sculpture, Tate Liverpool, UK The Kaleidoscopic Eye: Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Collection, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan 2008 Take Me There – Show Me the Way, Haunch of Venison Gallery, New York, NY, USA Museum as a Medium, Koldo Mitxelena, San Sebastian, Spain

The World as a Stage, ICA Boston, Massachusetts, USA Platform Seoul 2008, Art Sonje Center, Seoul, South Korea Illusion, Frieze Art Fair project, Frieze, London, UK Wonder, Singapore Biennale, Singapore Reality Check, SMK, Copenhagen, Denmark Museum as a Medium, MARCO, Vigo, Spain Fluid Street: Alone, Together, KIASMA, Helsinki, Finland Leftovers, Mariano Pichler Collection, Berlin, Germany Reconstruction #3, Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire, UK Lustwarande, Tilburg, The Netherlands Fabricateurs d’espaces, Institut d’art contemporain Villeurbanne/Lyon, France Reconstruction #3, Sudeley Castle, UK 2007 Estuaire 2007, Nantes, France The World as a Stage, Tate Modern, London, UK Internationale Lichttage Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland Phantasmagoria: Specters of Absence, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI, USA Made in Germany, Sprengel Museum, Hanover, Germany Just use it!, Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum, Aalborg, Denmark The Freak Show, Musée d’art contemporain, Lyon, France Absent without Leave, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK Half Square, Half Crazy, Villa Arson, Nice, France 2006 Try Again. Fail Again. Fail Better. Momentum 2006, Moss, Norway Liverpool Biennale, Liverpool, UK Nichts, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany art06, Preston, UK Kit-o-Parts, CAN, Neuchâtel, Switzerland Le mouvement des images, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France play station, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany Backdrop, Bloomberg Space, London, UK Inaugural Exhibition, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany This is not for you, T-B A 21, Vienna, Austria Exportable Goods, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, Austria No. 14 Light Play, Z33, Hasselt, Belgium Sid Ned, Copenhagen, Denmark Testigos, Fundación NMAC, Cádiz, Spain 2005 Visionäre Sammlung Vol.1, Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland The Pantagruel Syndrome, T1 Torino Triennial of Contemporary Art, Turin, Italy Black Market Worlds, 9th Baltic Triennial of International Art, CAC & ICA, Vilnius, Lithuania Ecstasy. In and about altered states, MOCA Los Angeles, CA, USA Flux, Illuminate Productions, London, UK Kunst findet Stadt, Gesellschaft für aktuelle Kunst, Bremen, Germany Wall to be destroyed, FRAC Lorraine, Metz, France Extra Ordinary, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden Tanz im August, Siemens Arts Program, Berlin, Germany Esprits du Lieu, Château de Tarascon, Tarascon, France Sous les ponts, le long de la vallée, Casino, Luxembourg Light Lab. In the name of the light, Museion, Bolzano, Italy L’œil moteur, Les musées de Strasbourg, France A Whiter Shade Of Pale – Kunst aus den nordischen Ländern, Kunstverein, Kehdingen, Germany Moving parts, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland Universal experience. Art, life, the tourist eye, MCA, Chicago, MI, USA Parklandschaften, Lüdenscheid, Germany 2004 Moving Parts, Kunsthalle, Graz, Austria Connected Presence, Union Gallery, London, UK (with Johannes Wohnseifer) Intervention Impact, Galerie für zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany

Tra Monti 04, Rome, Italy Reflecting the Mirror, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, NY, USA Gegen den Strich, Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden, Germany Rum I Rum, Vendsyssel Kunstmuseum, Hjørring, Denmark A Secret History of Clay: From Gauguin to Gormley, Tate, Liverpool, UK Quicksand, De Appel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Gallery Jan Mot, Brussels, Belgium 2003 Jeppe Hein, ROR ProjectRoom Helsinki, Finland Western, Charlottenborg, Denmark 2nd Biennial of Ceramic in Contemporary Art, Albisola, Italy Ten years Gallery Nicolai Wallner, Gallery Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark Skulpturenpark, Graz 2003 Kulturhauptstadt Europas, Graz, Austria Auf eigene Gefahr, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany Interludes, 49. Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy Das lebendige Museum, MMK, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany aufgeschraubt & abgestaubt, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany The Straight or Crooked Way, RCA - Royal College of Art, London, UK Schnittprojekte, Schnittraum, Köln, Germany 2002 Ingrepp, Uppsala Kunstmuseum, Uppsala, Sweden I promise it is political, Museum Ludwig, Köln, Germany Fuzzy, Galerie Minini, Brescia, Italy Inside/ Outside, Galerie für zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany Gangurinn, The Corridor Gallery, Reikjavik, Iceland Hell, Galerie neugerriemschneider, Berlin, Germany No Return. Positions from the Collection Haubrok, Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany Art Statements, Art Basel, Galerie Michael Neff, Switzerland 2001 Meglepetes 2 / Surprise 2, Budapest, Hungary F20 P01. Frankfurter Positionen 2001, Städelschule, Frankfurt, Germany Changes possible, Kunsthalle, Kiel, Germany Stage. Design of meeting point for interviews and discussions, IASPIS, Venice, Italy Neue Welt, Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany Arbeit, Essen, Angst, Kokerei Zollverein, Essen, Germany Strategies against Architecture II, Pisa, Italy Take off 20:01, Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark 2000 Festival Junger Talente, Frankfurt, Germany Dynamo Eintracht, Hauptzollamt, Städelschule Frankfurt, Germany Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Dresden, Germany Autumn Show, Charlottenborg, Denmark Mandelbaums Wunderöl, Köln – Berlin, Germany onepercent artspace, Video Lounge design, Stockholm Art Fair, Germany 1999 On Paper, Stalke Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark Anarchitecture, De Appel, Amsterdam (in collaboration with Frans Jacobi and Lars Bent Petersen), The Netherlands 1997 Cellar, OTTO, Copenhagen, Denmark Ikea, Spring Exhibition, Charlottenborg (with Kenneth Balfelt), Denmark COMMISSION WORK PROJECTS 2019 Water Pavilion West Palm, Rosemary Square, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA 2018 Path of Emotions, Fondation Carmignac, Porquerolles Island, France Bench of Expectation, MGM Springfield, USA Mirror Labyrinth Besthoff Sculpture Garden, New Orleans Museum of Art, City Park, New Orleans, USA 2017 Coloured Mirror Balloons, Kongens Nytorv Station, Copenhagen, Denmark Reflecting Gardens, IGA 2017, Gärten der Welt, Berlin, Germany

Water Pavilion Norra Djurgårdsstaden, Bobergsplats, Stockholm, Sweden Endless Connection, Havnepladsen Arrhus, Denmark Modified Social Benches for Lemvig, Lemvig Havn, Denmark 2016 Path of Silence, Kistefos Sculpture Park, Jevnaker, Norway 2015 Mobile of Enlightenment, VIA University College Aarhus, Denmark Blue Modified Social Bench, Copenhagen/Kastrup, Denmark Long Modified Bench Waitematā Green, Waitematā Plaza, Auckland, New Zealand Hexagonal Light, Novo Nordisk, Plainsboro, USA 2014 Reflecting Frequencies, Musikkens Hus, Aalborg, Denmark Double Reflection, Facade for New Media Library Högskolan Dalarna Falun, Sweden (With ADEPT) 2013 Hide and See(k), Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Encircle, Place Lapérouse, Albi, France Spaces between Trees and People, Munich, Germany Mirror Labyrinth Athletic Village London, Olympic Park, London, United Kingdom 2012 Water Pavilion Assens, Assens, Denmark Appearing Rooms Forrest Place, Perth, Australia 2011 Water Pavilion Aalborg, KUNSTEN Museum for Modern Art Aalborg, Denmark Double Exposure Blue, KPMG, Copenhagen, Denmark 2010 Water Island Morsbroich, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany Mobile EnBW Stuttgart, Germany Connecting Views, EMSCHERKUNST.2010, European Capital of Culture RUHR.2010, Essen, Germany Long Modified Bench Expo 2010, Water Pavilion Expo 2010, Danish Pavilion, Expo 2010, Shanghai, China (with BIG- Bjarke Ingels Group) 4-Dimensional Circle, Hotel Miramar, Cannes, France 2009 Follow Me, Bristol University, UK Parcours, Neuland 07, Camp Reinsehlen, Schneverdingen, Germany 2008 Mirror Labyrinth Kraus Residence,New York, USA Lightline, Sydbank, Aabenraa, Denmark Water Pavilion Oppenheim, Long Modified Bench Oppenheim, Neon Light Object Oppenheim,Bankhaus Sal. Oppenheim, Cologne, Germany Water Flame, Houghton Hall, Norfolk, UK Appearing Rooms, Expo 2008, Zaragoza, Spain Monsieur Canal, Thoraise, Canal du Rhône au Rhin, France 2007 Water Flame, Geo Center, Møns Klint, Denmark Mirror Labyrinth Chiswick Park, London, United Kingdom 2006 Place de la Fleur, Lorient, France Water Island, Leeuwenborgh College Maastricht, The Netherlands 2005 3-Dimensional Labyrinth and Long Modified Bench,Anyang Public Art Project, South Korea Private Rain, Sculptureparc Bodø, Norway Illuminated Benches, Torino, Italy 2004 Blomsten, EPO Den Haag, The Netherlands Changing Invisibility, DomAquarée Berlin, Germany Changing Invisibility, Hiroshima Park Kiel, Germany


2018 Carl Nielsen and Anne Marie Carl-Nielsens 2014 ARKENs KUNSTPRIS, Denmark 2013 Ars Fennica award of the Henna and Pertti Award, Denmark Niemistö Ars Fennica Art Germany Foundation, Finland 2012 Robert-Jacobsen-Preis der Stiftung Würth, 2011 Kulturpris i Vordingborg Kommune, Denmark 2010 3-year grant of Statens Kunstfond, Denmark 2009 Honorary Chair Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, MA, USA Emily Carr University Vancouver, Canada Tokyo Art University, Japan 2008 Visiting professor for Art and Technology at Aalborg Universitet; Aalborg, Denmark Artist Talk with Dan Graham, 303 Gallery, New York, NY, USA Konference – Køge, Søndre Havn i Køge, Denmark Artist Talk with Dan Graham, Kunstverein Köln, Germany 2007 Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK Fundación Bilbao, Spain Metropolzonen, Denmark


Founder of Karriere, a café/ bar with site-specific artworks by international artists, situated in Copenhagen (DK), since 1997. See: Co-founder of OTTO, a non-commercial exhibition forum in Denmark. See: COLLECTIONS (SELECTION) 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan Arken Museum of Modern Art, Arken, Denmark ARoS Kunstmuseum Aarhus, Denmark FNAC Paris, France FRAC, Marseille, France G2 Kunsthalle, Leipzig, Germany Hall Art Foundation, Germany and USA IMA - Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN, USA Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany Lehnbachhaus, Munich, Germany MNAM -Centre Pompidou, Paris, France MMK, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany MOCA, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, USA National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia Neues Museum Nürnberg, Germany Ottmann Collection, Germany PICA,Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth, Australia Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, The Netherlands SMK, Statens Museum for Konst, Denmark Tate Gallery, London, UK The Garage CCC Moscow, Moscow, Russia

Jeppe Hein

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