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Lea Guldditte Hestelund
Born 1983 in Esbjerg, Denmark

Education:
2012-2013 – Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Richard Deacon Klasse, Düsseldorf, DE
2009-2015 – The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Copenhagen, DK

Upcoming:
2018
The object is to change the soul, Heartland Festival, curated by Iben Elstrøm, Egeskov, DK

Solo & Duo shows:
2018
Consumed Future Spewed Up as Present, solo show, Overgaden. Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, DK

2017
Dinner for Louise, duo show w. Christine Overvad Hansen, Gether Contemporary, Copenhagen, DK

2016
Somebody put baby in a corner, solo show, Værelset, Copenhagen, DK
Ursuppe, duo show with Birk Bjørlo, Treignac Projet, FR

2013
Inhabited space transcends geometrical space, solo show, Fifth Floor, Copenhagen, DK

Group Exhibitions:
2018
SuperSet, Fused Space, curated by Jessica Silverman & Glen Helfand, San Francisco, US
Vibrant Matter, SAK, curated by Nanna Stjernholm Jepsen & Stine Kähler, Svendborg, DK
How to Start an Apartement in our Gallery, curated by Mikkel Carl, Copenhagen, DK

2017
Cool, Calm, and Collected, ARoS Art Museum, Aarhus, DK
EROKTIK: Revisit, Overgaden. Institution of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, DK
The Encounter of Bodies, Ystad Art Museum, Ystad, SE

2016
Performing the Subject (portraits), performance, ARoS Art Museum, Aarhus, DK
Thingness, Künstlerhaus Dortmund, Dortmund, DE
Public Intimacy, Parallel Vienna, Vienna, AT
SSS2016 Ærø Biennalen, Ærø, DK
Allesverloren, SØ, Copenhagen, DK
Like staring into a bucket of pigment, After Howl, Brussels, BE
Encounters with memory, metamatic:taf, Athens, GR
The Tabulator Project, Kunsthal Aarhus, Aarhus, DK

2015
Oceans Breath Salty, CompleteBody, NYC, USA
The Smart Home, in the home of the curator, Copenhagen, DK
WOD for plaster casts, performance at SMK Fridays, The Royal Cast Collection - National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen, DK
The Distance Between Two Parts Plays Ping Pong, TYS, Copenhagen, DK
MFA Degree Show 2015, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, DK
Discobolus – et performanceforedrag om den ultimative form, Performance in the Exhibition Koøje of Danish Artist Fos, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, DK

2014
1.-6: Opsigelser, Oehlenschlægersgade 19, Copenhagen, DK
The Open Source Way, udstillingsstedet Q, Copenhagen, DK
Rundgang 2014, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Copenhagen, DK
Silent Spring, Fluxus Studio Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE

2013
Biomorphe Skulpturen und Zeichnungen, Weltkunstzimmer, Düsseldorf, DE
The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog, Baghuset, Copenhagen, DK
Kritikklassen, udstillingsstedet Q, Copenhagen, DK
Reality Bites, Gerresheimerstr. 100, Düsseldorf, DE
The Untitled, Galleri Kant Projects, Copenhagen, DK
Imprint, POP-UP - exhibition, Copenhagen, DK
Concrete matter, Asta Raum, Düsseldorf, DE



Grants and Collections:

Collections:
The Danish Arts Foundation
Bech Risvig Collection

2018
3 Years working Grant given by The Danish Arts Foundation

2017
Working Grant - The Danish Arts Foundation
Artist in Residence, Nordic Artists' Centre Dale, Dale, NO

2016
The Danish Arts Foundation
Artist in Residence, Treignac Projet, Treignac, FR

2015
The Danish Arts Foundation

Dagmar og Karl Thyrres Stipend

Den Hiemstierne-Rosencroneske Stiftelse - Stipend

The Charlottenborg Jury Prize funded by Annie & Otto Johs. Detlefs’ Almennyttige Fond

Artist in Recidence, The Danish Institute in Athens

2013
Grosserer L.F. Foghts Fond Scholarship

2012
Nordea-Fonden Scholarship

2011
Esbjerg Legatet Scholarship

2010
Esbjerg Legatet Scholarship