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Lives and works in Berlin
Born 1987
www.peterandthedanishdefence.com

EDUCATION

2009-2012 Goldsmiths University of London BA Fine Art & Art History – passed with distinction
2011 Intern for Fiona Banner
1994-2002 Solist in Copenhagen Boys Choir

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS & CONCERTS

Future
2020 Group show at the Museum for Contemporary art [DK]
2018 Soloshow at Grimmuseum [DE]
Past
2017 Duo exhibition with Fiona Banner at Last Tango [CHE]
2017 Concert Performance at the National Gallery [DK]
2017 Concert Performance at Code Art Fair 2017
2017 Solo exhibition and concert performance at Overgaden – Peter & the Danish Defence [DK]
2016 Concert performance at the National Museum of Denmark in the exhibition ‘The Distant War’ [DK] 2016 Performance at Forum, Velkomstfesten for flygtninge [DK]
2016 Concert at Vega, Ideal Bar [DK]
2015 Solo show & Performance at Counter Space, Zürich [CHE]
2015 Group shows with Citylink, Edinburgh [GB-SCT]
2014 Burlesque poetry performance at Husets Teater [DK]
2013 VOINA activist – Activist in 13 art actions, Copenhagen/Roskilde [DK]
2013 Carne Vale, Group Show at Flux Factory, [USA]
2012 In Words Drown I – Group show at Roskilde Library [DK]
2012 Peter & the Metropolitan Police – Degree show at Goldsmiths University [UK]
2012 Reconstruction of a Ghost Image – Group show at the Hub [UK]
2011 Get Thee behind me, Coherency – Group show in collaboration with Shoreditch Festival [UK] 2011 Fundamentalism of the Norwegian Pullover of Breivik – performance at the Grotto [UK]
2009 Synapse – Group show at Goldsmiths University [UK]
2008 Trembling – Group show at Arken Museum of Contemporary Art [DK]
2007 Rebellion skies – Collective show in the tunnels of Copenhagen streets [DK]

GRANTS & RESIDENCIES

2018 The Danish Art Council – For production of new works
2017 Residency at Grimmuseum  Berlin
2017 The Danish Art Council – Work Grant for  Visual Art
2017 The Danish workshops for art – Production residency
2017 The Danish Art Council – For production of new works
2017 The Stanley Johnson Foundation – for production of Last Tango Show
2016 The Danish Art Council – working grant for New Contemporary Music