English In Short

I live and work in Copenhagen.
I am a painter and composer.

Bio ultra short
Bjørn Eriksen, born 1957 in Nyborg
Included in Weilbachs Artistlexicon
Member of BKF (Danish Artist Societe)
Danmarks Designskole, drawing, 1984-86

Juried exhibitions, soloshows and groupshows
Denmark and abroad: Berlin, Cologne, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Torshavn, New York and London

Grants/Awards:
2017 – Statens Kunstfond
2009 – Statens Kunstråd
2006 – Oticon Fonden
2006 – Toyota Fonden
2005 – Art Now 05, (Honorable Award)
1996 – Akademiets rejselegat

Litterature, TV, radio etc.
Dansk Kunst (bl.a. 1989, s. 95) – Weilbachs Kunstnerleksikon – Berl. Tid. 20.12.1991 (Henrik Wivel) – Pol. 11.1.1992 (Hellen Lassen) – Jyll.p. 22.11.1993 (H.P. Jensen) – Kunstavisen (Alex Steen) – Kunstavisen 2004/5/6/7/8 (Leo Tandrup) – URBAN, april 2005 – Berlingske Tidende, april 2005 – MetroXpress, april 2005, maj 2007 – Canvas Art Guide. juni 2005 – AOK, maj 2007 – DET RIGTIGE BILLEDE – Bjørn Eriksen og Virkeligheden – af Ole Lindboe / forlaget ArtPage – FAMOUS 100 Contemporary Artists – Magasinet Kunst, sept. 2006 – Valbybladet, 2004/5/8 – Frederiksbergbladet 2004/5 – Barcelona TV sept. 2006 – Barcelona Metropolitan, sept. 2006 – ZONAsec No 54 octubre 06 – Information – Venstre Bladet – Lyngby Bladet – Radio Mølleå – Rødovre Avis – Rødovre Lokal Nyt – Vestegnen – Bo Bedre – TV2 Lorry 2007 – Rødovre Lokal TV 2008/09 – P4 2009 – Rødovrekanalen 2018

Public representation:
Odense Universitetshospital – Vester Vamdrup Skole – Frede-riksberg Rådhus – Kolding Rådhus – Synoptik – Odsherred Kommune – Udenrigsministeriet

Music:
2016 – “Lillepigen og dukken” – single
2017 – “Sov lille barn” – album
2017 – “Zim Zim” – symfoni, album (demo)
2017 – “Requiem” – album (demo)
2017 – “Modern Classical Music Bouquet” – album (demo)
2018 – “The 7 Elements” – symfoni, album (demo)

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