birgit kirke

Kildehøj 38     DK 7400 Herning     Danmark

Tlf. +45 20 44 50 30

bk@birgitkirke.dk     www.birgitkirke.dk

 

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 Painter and sculptor

 

Educational background

Graduated from VIA Design (previously TEKO Design- and Business, Denmark) in 1981. From 2007-2010 tuition at Aarhus Art Academy in Denmark. And in 2015-2016 tuition at the Sculpture School in Skanderborg

 

Membership

MYND - Føroysk Myndlistafólk (The Faroese Society of Visual Arts)

 

Represented in collections:

Listasafn Reykjanesbæjar, Keflavik, Iceland (Reykjanes Art Museum) - Nuuk Art Museum, Greenland - The The Town Council Grindavikurbær, Iceland - The Town Council Tórshavn, Faroe Islands

 

Decorations

LandboNord, Brønderslev, Denmark 2013

 

Art Fairs - Selected

ART Copenhagen, Denmark 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 - ART Herning, Denmark 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 - ART Aarhus, Denmark 2010, 2011 – Deeloopart Art Fair, Luftkastellet in Malmø, Sweeden 2015, 2016 – ARTBAHO Art Fair in Barcelona, Spain 2016

 

Seperate exhibitions - Selected

Gallerí Fold, Reykjavik, Iceland 2014 - Smiðjan í Lítluvík, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands 2014, 2016 - Trekanten, Cultural Centre in Aalborg, Denmark ”Nordic Day with Focus on the Faroe Islands” 2013 - Galleri Sct. Gertrud, Copenhagen, Denmark 2012 - Kunstgården, Skovby, Funen, Denmark 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 - Gallery Aadalen, Langaa, Denmark 2010, 2014 - Gallery Tornby, Hirtshals, Denmark 2010, 2015, 2016 - Baunhøj Mill, Grenaa, Denmark 2015 – Æglageret i Holbæk, Denmark 2016

 

Group exhibitions - Selected

Aarhus Art Academy, Denmark 2009 - Várframsýningin, Listasavn Føroya (The National Museum of Art, Faroe Islands) 2016 - Ólavsøkuframsýningin, Listasavn Føroya (The National Museum of Art, Faroe Islands) 2009, 2010 - Smiðjan í Lítluvík, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013 - Helligåndshuset, Randers, Denmark 2008 - The studio ”Kunst på tredje”, Randers, Denmark 2009 - The Cultural Centre Kulturellen, Herning, Denmark 2008, 2009 - Galleri Molevit, Denmark ”Nordisk Kunstnertræf i Skagen” (Nordic Artists in Skagen) 2011, 2013, 2014 - The Easter Exhibition 2013 and 2015 in Brønderslev, Denmark - Gallery Tornby, Hirtshals, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 - Gallery Aadalen, Langaa, Denmark 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016 - Ateliergalleriet, Herning, Denmark 2013 - Galleri Sct. Gertrud, Copenhagen, Denmark 2013, 2014, 2016 - Galleri Smag & Kunst, Ebeltoft, Denmark 2014, 2015 - Grindavik Culture Week, Iceland 2014 - Augustiana Sculpture Park and Art Centre, Galleri Nørballe ”Færøsk Sommer” (Faroese Summer) 2014 - KATUAQ, Greenland Cultural Centre in Nuuk, Greenland 2014 - Gallerí Fold, Reykjavik, Iceland 2015 - Listasafn Reykjanesbæjar, Keflavik, Iceland (Reykjanes Art Museum) 2013 - Blicher Museum in Herning, Denmark, the exhibition ”Herning - i går, i dag, i morgen” (Herning - Yesterday , Today, Tomorrow) 2013

 

Books

”101 kunstnere 2015” by Tom Jørgensen (page 98 and 99)

 

Foundations

NAPA (The Nordic Institute in Greenland), for an exhibition in Greenland Cultural Centre KATUAQ, Nuuk in 2014 - Cultural Funds from the Government of Greenland, for an exhibition in Greenland Cultural Centre KATUAQ, Nuuk in 2014 - Mentanargrunnur Landsins, Faroe Islands, for an exhibition in 2013 - Menningarráðs Suðurnesja, Iceland, for an exhibition in Listasafn Reykjanesbæjar, Keflavik (Reykjanes Art Museum) 2013 and an exhibition at Grindavik Culture Week, Iceland in 2014

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