Martin Erik Andersen
 
Martin Erik Andersen was born in 1964 and lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark. He studied at Al-Fonun Al-Gamila (The Fine Arts Academy) in Cairo (1989-90) and graduated from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts (1992). Major solo exhibitions include Horsens Kunstmusem, Horsens (2009) and Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Holstebro (2008). Since 2009 Martin Erik Andersen has been Professor at the Danish Academy of Fine Arts. He received the Medal of Eckersberg in 2004 and was awarded Carl Nielsen and Anne Marie Carl Nielsen's Grant in 2010. In 2014 Martin Erik Andersen received the Medal of Thorvaldsen.

Martin Erik Andersen Website
Exhibitions
 
Hollow Earth 19 Aug - 24 Sep 2005
Auf Die Externsteine 28 Sep - 3 Nov 2001
Apokalypsi Katapafsis 16 Apr - 15 Jun 1999

Group Exhibitions
Object matter 25 Apr - 31 May 2014
lost for words 24 May - 10 Aug 2013
Summer Show 14 Jun - 25 Aug 2012
Winter show 11 Dec 2010 - 8 Jan 2011
Cut & Paste 27 Feb - 18 Apr 2009
Real Inside Unreal Outside 26 Oct - 24 Nov 2007
Sommer udstilling 10 Jun - 30 Aug 2007
Højde Bredde Dybde 30 Sep - 29 Oct 2005
Hansen silketryk 1989 - 2004 20 Aug - 11 Sep 2004
Skulptur Maleri Tegning 7 Jun - 6 Jul 2002
Accrochage 13 Jun - 12 Aug 2000
Skulptur 30 May - 5 Jul 1997
 
Now Here
 
Works
 


Feast (abomination), 2014, mirror, cardboard, styrofoam, knitting, rotating machine, wire, 180 x 55 x 60 cm


Concrete Floor, 2013, concrete, dimensions variable


Endless Promises, 2013, steel, concrete, knitting, mirror, ceramics, plants, incense, laser, video, sound & headphone, pc, cooking pot, hotplate, stearin, plastic pearls, porcelain, textile, dimensions variable


Gospel of Truth, 2001-2010, knitting, steel, pigment print, polyester, concrete, pc, projector, randomized avi-files, textile, paper, plants, ceramic, cigarette butts, insense, approx. 210 x 180 x 180 cm


More give me more - dette dit dørtrin, 2010, silicone, painted steel, knitting & crochettes, neon cartones, 12” picture vinyl lp, turntables, concrete, ceramic, shepskin, cardbord, latex pillow


Chair; Folded Gospel of Truth; Judith/Ezra, 2011


How can death be sleep if life is nothing but a dream, 2010