Caroline Heje Thon.

Born 1986, lives and works in Copenhagen (DK) and Valparaíso (CL).

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Current exhibitions

Winter Selections, group exhibition, Væg Contemporary Art Gallery, Aalborg (DK). Open 30.11.2019 – 18-01-2020

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Murals

Fødder Mødes/Meeting Feet, 4,5 x 17m. Copenhagen (DK)
Piececitos, 10 x 6 m. Valparaiso (CL).
Earth remains -I am fragile, 8 x 2 m. Viñar del Mar (CL).
Arbol de Cuentos, 5 x 3.5 m. Biblioteca Libro Alegre, Valparaiso, (CL).

Hombre Pesado, 6 x 10 m. Valparaiso, (CL).
Pies Rezando, 2 x 3 m. Valparaiso, (CL).


Selected Exhibitions

The Artists’ Autumn Exhibition 2019, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen (DK)
BBA ARTIST PRIZE 2019,  Group exhibition, BBA Gallery, Berlin (DE).

Mind the Gut, Co-curator and sculptor, Copenhagen (DK).

Design and production of mini-worlds for Experimentarium, Hellerup (DK).

Solo exhibition at Galleri Hegnhøj & Blyme, Copenhagen (DK).

Galore 2013, group exhibition, Krafwerket, Valby (DK).

PARANORAMA, Lille Lottenborg
Galore 2012, group exhibition, Krafwerket, Valby (DK).
World it’s time to push the button, KPH VOLUME, Copenhagen (DK).

Vinterudstillingen 2011/2012, Studenternes Galleri, Copenhagen (DK).
14x14x14, Group exhibition by ‘Det fri akademi’, KPH Projects, Copenhagen (DK).
Better than TV exhibition, Bikubenfonden, Copenhagen (DK).
Galore 2011, group exhibition, Krafwerket, Valby (DK).
Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair, represented by Le Magasin de Connaisseur, Shanghai (CN).
The Big Bad Exhibition, Better than TV, Lille Lottenborg, Hellerup (DK).
LAB SHOW, Group exhibition, Det fri akademi, KPH Projects, Copenhagen (DK).

Galore 2010, Better than TV, Group exhibition, Kraftwerket, Valby (DK).
Woodstock genopstår i Ørstedsparken, Better than TV, HC Ørstedsparken.

Galore 2009, Better than TV, group exhibition, Kraftwerket, Valby (DK)..

Galore 2008, Better than TV, group exhibition, Kraftwerket, Valby (DK)..

Paper maché invasion, Copenhagen
VK-udstillingen, open curated exhibition, Kunsthøjskolen i Holbæk, Holbæk (DK).

Curation, research and teaching

2016-2018: Research and co-curator at Medical Museion. Research the transdisciplinary co-curation between art, science and cultural history in relation to the exhibition Mind the Gut. Also in charge of development and production of installations for exhibition (Origins and Bacterial Worlds).

2013-2016: Project employee at Experimentarium. Working with exhibition development and production as well as EU projects on gender inclusive science teaching and communicating responsible research and innovation (NERRI and RRI-tools).

2012-2013: Teacher and guide at Experimentarium.

2011-2015: Guest teacher at Kunsthøjskolen i Holbæk.


UMAC Award 2019, International Counsil of Museums, 2019 (part of the MtG curatorial team)

BBA ARTIST PRIZE 2019, Winner of the Audience Award.


Curating experimental entanglements. /Bencard, Adam, Whiteley Louise, Thon, Caroline Heje. Curatorial Challenges: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Contemporary Curating. ed. / Malene Vest Hansen; Anne Folke Henningsen; Anne Gregersen. 1. ed. Routledge, 2019.


2013-2016: Masters in Biology, with minor in art history. Thesis on the potentials of including artists in the work of science museums.

2008-2012: Bachelor in biology, with a minor in art history.

2007: Spring: Kunsthøjskolen i Holbæk. Fall: Vera School of art and design




2 Comments on “ABOUT

  1. Hej Caroline, Tak for visit kort i NV, ser spændende ud. kh J-P

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