URSULA REUTER CHRISTIANSEN

Born in Trier, Germany, in 1943, Ursula Reuter Christiansen graduated from Akademie der Künste in Düsseldorf in 1969 where she studied under professor Joseph Beuys. She was married to the Danish composer Henning Christiansen (1932-2008), and in 1969 they settled down together in Askeby on the Danish island, Møn, where Ursula Reuter Christiansen still lives and works today. Reuter Christiansen worked as a professor at the University of Fine Arts in Hamburg from 1992-97 and a professor of painting at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen from 1997-2006. Furthermore, she and Henning Christiansen represented Denmark at the Venice Biennale in 2001.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

“Der Rote Fluss”, Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig (2019); “Dirty Beauty”, GNYP Gallery, Berlin (2019); “Svanetræf”, Holbæk Art (2018); “Moonlight Sonata”, Kunsthal 44Møen, Askeby (2018); “New Works”, SABSAY Gallery, Copenhagen (2018); “The Executioner”, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen (2018); “Sten i floden”, Kunsthal 44Møen, Askeby (2013); “Widow”, ME Contemporary, Copenhagen (2011); “Imagine Mønhattan”, Kunsthal 44Møen, Askeby (2008); “Den røde tråd”, Randers Kunstmuseum, Randers (2008); “Roter Fluss”, Galerie Asbæk, Copenhagen (2005); “Der dritte Sektor”, Kunstverein Wolfsburg (2002); “Den Blå Bro”, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (2002); “Bølgen Blå”, Vejle Kunstmuseum & Franz Pedersens Kunsthandel, Horsens (1996); “Arbejder på papir”, Den Kgl. Kobberstiksamling, Copenhagen (1990); “Réves Rouges”, Maison du Danemark, Paris (1989); “Brennpunkt Düsseldorf”, Kunstmuseum am Ehrenhof, Düsseldorf (1987); “Limelight”, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (1986); “I ulvens mave”, Århus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus (1985); “Exophylia”, Nationalmuseet, Copenhagen (1983); “Nordiska Kvinnor”, Malmö Konsthall, Malmø (1980); “Nordiska Kvinnor”, Konstmuseum, Åbo (1980); “Nordiska Kvinnor”, Keski-Suomen Museol Mellersta Finland Museum, Jyväskylä (1980); “Nordiska Kvinnor”, Galleri F 15, Moss, Norge (1980); “Nordiska Kvinnor”, Kjarvalsstadir, Reykjavík (1980); “Nordiska Kvinnor”, Århus Kunstmuseum, Århus (1980).

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

“Desires”, GNYP Gallery, Berlin (2018); “One Thousand Books, Officin & Ursula Reuter Christiansen: Skarpretteren”, Kunsthal Charlottenborg (2016); “WACK! Art and the feminist revolution”, PS.1., New York (2008); “WACK! Art and the feminist revolution”, MOCA, Los Angeles (2007); “Danish Pavilion” (w. Henning Christiansen), 49. Biennale di Venezia (2001); “Kast en brand”, Kunsthallen Brandts Klædefabrik, Odense (2000); “Kast en brand”, Vejen Kunstmuseum, Vejen (2000).

 

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