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Ester Fleckner
Born 1983 in Denmark. Lives and works in Copenhagen.

Education
2007-13   The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen (MFA)
2010-11   Goldsmiths University London, Gender and Culture (MA)
2006-07   Aarhus Art School/ Byhøjskolen Aarhus
2005-06   Aarhus Art Academy/ Aarhus Kunstakademi

 

Selected work and exhibitions

2014
“Literacy / Illiteracy”, The 16th Tallinn Print Triennial, KUMU, group exhibition, participating with Clit-dick Register (English version)

“Time Prints”, Art College of Xiamen University, China, group exhibition, participating with I Want To Know You Until I Don’t Know You Anymore, 1-4

2013
Argumenter for begær, Den Danske Radeerforening, publication of graphic print

“The Quick Brown Fox Jumps Over The Lazy Dog III”, Baghuset, Vesterbro Cph., group exhibition, participating with Jeg vil kende dig til jeg ikke kan kende dig mere, 1-4

“Afgang”/ Graduation Show, Charlottenborg, Cph., exhibiting Clit-dick Register

“24 Spaces – A Cacophony”, Malmö Kunsthal, group exhibition, participating with Moulded Failures

2012
“The Quick Brown Fox Jumps Over The Lazy Dog II”, Baghuset, Vesterbro Cph., group exhibition, participarting with Et fornavn må ikke betegne det modsatte køn i forhold til den der skal bære navnet

“International Performance Art Festival”, Warehouse 9, Cph., BarHvaViHar art lounge, exhibiting the work If at first you don’t succeed, failure may be your style

“Rundgang”, The Academy of Fine Arts Cph., exhibiting the installation Rum, Ramme, Væg

“BarHvaViHar #1”, Cph., exhibiting the work Jeg har fået en stol i klemme i mit knæ and Hvis jeg skulle skabe rummet igen, ved jeg hvordan det skulle være

2010
“Rundgang”, The Academy of Fine Arts Cph./ private home Frederiksberg, exhibitng Hver gang jeg maler mine negle røde, føler jeg mig som en mand, video projection, in collaboration with Maja Moesgaard

“VisAvis#3”, magazine, contribution with the text work Navn: Asyl Ansøgere. www.visavis.dk

2009
“Contemporary past: New Art Forms in Memorial Building”, Vilnius, Lithuania, group  exhibition, participating with the work Memory, in collaboration with Maja Moesgaard

2008
Russian Dialogues, The Trans-Siberian Railway, performative dialogue project in railway carriages through Russia-Mongolia t/r, 6 weeks duration

“Chinese Smorgasbord”, Galleri Q, The Academy of Fine Arts Cph., first year students exhibition

2007
Garden, Aarhus Art School, student exhibition

Nets, Botanic Garden, Aarhus, outdoor installation

2006
untitled drawings, Aarhus Art Academy, student exhibition

 

Selected collaborative work

2012 –
Foundation of the queer and art bar BarHvaViHar in Warehouse 9, Cph., in collaboration with Maja Moesgaard, Mette Clausen and Line Hvidbjerg, www. warehouse9.dk/2012/category/queer/

Jeg prøver at kigge ind men får gardiner i øjnene, Galleri Q, The Academy of Fine Arts Cph., performative group exhibition and installation

2009
It’s all National, The Royal Danish Theatre/ Skuespilhuset Cph., by The Asylum Dialogue Tank, one week with debates, music, performances, www.itsallnational.dk

Trampolinhouse Test Site, Galleri Q, The Academy of Fine Arts Cph., by The Asylum Dialogue Tank, www.trampolinhuset.dk

 

Writings

2014
Kollision: fordi anus, min krop er botanisk; om tabertrang, clit-dicks og fejlende fællesskaber
published in TRAPPE TUSIND, trappetusind.dk

 

Grants
2013         Fr. Gerda Jensens Kunstnerlegat
2010         Knud Højgaards Fond
2010         Nordea Fonden
2010         Grosserer L.F. Foghts Fond