ABOUT

Caroline Heje Thon.

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

For any requirement regarding sales, exhibitions or other please contact:

caroline_thon@hotmail.com

 

Current exhibitions

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

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Murals

2019
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).

2018
Hombre Pesado, 6 x 10 m. Valparaiso, (CL).
Pies Rezando, 2 x 3 m. Valparaiso, (CL).

 

Selected Exhibitions

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

2017
Mind the Gut, Co-curator and sculptor, Copenhagen (DK).

2016
Design and production of mini-worlds for Experimentarium, Hellerup (DK).

2014
Solo exhibition at Galleri Hegnhøj & Blyme, Copenhagen (DK).

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

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

2011
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).

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

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

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

2007
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.

Awards

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

BBA ARTIST PRIZE 2019, Winner of the Audience Award.

Publications

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.

Education

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

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2 Comments on “ABOUT

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

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