Julie Stavad

b. 1987
Currently based in Denmark

juliestavad@gmail.com

Education
2010-2015     The Jutland Art Academy, Aarhus, DK

Upcoming 
2024     (May) Artist residency, aerial, Bergen, NO
2024     (June-Sept) Group show 'Opbygninger og nedbrydninger', Ved skoven, Falster, DK
2024     Public commission, Selsø Slot, Skibby, DK
2025     Solo show, Bonne Espérance, Copenhagen, DK
2025     Solo show, die raum, Berlin, DE
2025     Public commission, Ny skole og fritidscenter i Gellerup, Toveshøj og Bispehaven, Aarhus, DK

Solo shows
2022     BEACH-ISM, LIAR NYC, New York, USA 
2022     Who is really sharp, Ace Hotel Brooklyn, New York, USA
2022     A large bee crawls out of your shopping bag, solo show, Spanien 19c & Art Week, Aarhus, DK
2022     The King and the Jinn, collaboration/duo show with Eliyah Mesayer, OK Corral, Frederiksberg, DK
2022     I am here for pleasure but it is no fun, O—Overgaden, Copenhagen, DK (with monographic publication and more: link)
2018      Stille stykke. Lille mund, Holstebro Art Museum, Holstebro, DK
2017     The Mobile Sleeve, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, DK
2016     Shooting Spikes To Repel Foes, Tiny Affairs, Copenhagen (Amager Strand), DK
2015     Sit. Actively., Demorummet, Aarhus, DK

Selected group shows
2023     What is this, an exhibition for ants?!, CANTINA, Aarhus, DK
2023     RØD / RED, Vejle Art Museum, Vejle, DK
2022     Afterglow, The Grand Chelsea, New York, USA
2022     Vicarious living, trio show with Lars Worm and Mikkel Carlsen, Mom Artspace, Hamburg, DE
2021     CUP, The Classen Library, Copenhagen, DK
2021     Scrolling into a gentle fall, duo show with Ida Sønder Thorhauge, Ta·da, Copenhagen, DK
2021     ISCP Open Studio Fall, ISCP, New York City, USA
2021     Sculpture to Sculpture, Rundetaarn, Copenhagen, DK
2021     Monuments for a gravestone, Art Sonje, Seoul, KR
2021     Gravmonumenter, Kunsthal Aarhus, Aarhus, DK
2020    This is a pre-recorded studio tour at ISCP Open Studio Fall, ISCP, New York City, USA (link)
2020     Interdimensionale II, Gammelgaard, Herlev, DK
2020     Nice to finally (...), trio show with Hanne Friis (NO) and Sigurdur Gudjónsson (IS), Kunsthalle Seinäjoki, Seinäjoki, FI
2019     Vinter i Kunsthal Aarhus, Kunsthal Aarhus, Aarhus, DK
2019     Mentorernes Momentum, Kunsthal NORD, Aalborg, DK
2019     Big Shades, duo show with Holger Højbjerg, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, DK
2018     Objektivitet, Ringsted Galleriet, DK
2018     An Echo of The Illuminated 2.0, Splab, The Jutland Art Academy, Aarhus, DK
2018     Tale Of An Ocean, Lar Mar de Músicas, Cartagena, ES 
2018     I, II, III – Bech Risvig Collection, Vestjyllands Kunstpavillon, Videbaek, DK
2018     SPECTA Surplus Store - SÅ LÆNGE LAGER HAVES, Galleri SPECTA, Copenhagen, DK
2017     Byens glemte kunstskatte, outdoor installation, Horsens Kunstmuseum and the City of Horsens, DK
2017     The Brask Collection, J. F. Willumsens Museum, Frederikssund, DK
2017     ENGROS - skulptur på Grønttorvet i Valby, Skulpturi and PIRPA, Copenhagen, DK
2017     ORD OG HULLER, duo show with Matilde Duus, Se, Aarhus, DK
2017     Rethinking MATTER #3: Biotic Synthetics, Godsbanen, Aarhus, DK
2017     A Step Outside, KH7, Aarhus, DK
2016     UDEN TITEL 16, Kunsthal NORD, Aalborg, DK
2016     Itch Under The Skin, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, DK
2016     An Echo of The Illuminated, 6th Floor, KHiB, Bergen, NO
2015     Hello Abstraction, Charlotte Fogh Gallery, Aarhus, DK
2015     The Smart Home, PePe Inc., Copenhagen, DK*
2015     To Store Coal in Your Bathtub, duo show with Iben Zorn, Hello Koral, Copenhagen, DK
2015     Running Fence, trio show with Iben Zorn and Asger Dybvad Larsen, Huset for Kunst og Design, Holstebro, DK
2015     Afgang15, graduation show, Kunsthal Aarhus, DK
2015     Oh so, Godsbanen, Aarhus, DK
2014     DJK Jubilee Symposium, Stage performance, Kedlen Showroom, Aarhus, DK*
2014     KOmpakt OBjekt, exhibition in my own apartment with Emilia Rosenkrantz, Aarhus, DK
2014     Setup, exhibition in my own apartment with Martin Nielsen, Aarhus, DK
2014     Tank performance at BHQFU, New York*
2014     Tank performance at The Jutland Art Academy, Aarhus, DK*
2014     Rituals of The Reflective Self, Residency Unlimited, New York, USA*
2014     Tragedy performance, Residency Unlimited, New York, USA*
2013     BITE Vilnius, Sv. Jonu Street Gallery, Vilnius, LTU
2013     TASE14, Tallinn Academy of Fine Arts, Tallinn, EE*
2013     Lungeværk, Toronto, The Jutland Art Academy, Aarhus, DK

Permanent work / commissions
2023     ØJE / EYE, Lyshøjskolen, Kolding, DK
2023     Pin, Heartland Festival, Egeskov Castle, Kværndrup, DK
2023     Det pressede hjertet / The pressed heart, Vejle Art Museum, Vejle, DK
2023     I too creep along the ground, NH Collection Copenhagen with Art Hub Copenhagen, Copenhagen, DK
2021     Hollow lips and Blue ears / Hule læber og Blå ører, University College Absalon Campus Slagelse, Slagelse, DK
2016     Cup Holder, Skovsnogen - Deep Forest Artland, Kibaek, DK
2016     More Sole, Skulpturlandsby Selde, Selde, DK

Residencies
2022+21     ISCP - International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York, USA 
2022     Residency Unlimited, New York, USA 
2022+19     The Danish Art Workshops (SVFK), Copenhagen, DK 

2016     The Danish Institute in Athens, Athens, GR
2014     Residency Unlimited, New York, USA*
2013     Ox-Bow School of Art & Artists' Residency, Michigan, USA*

Grants
2023, 22, 21, 19, 18, 17, 16     Danish Arts Foundation's Working Grant
2022     Niels Wessel Bagges Kunstfond

2022     Solo exhibition I am here for pleasure but it is no fun awarded honoraria by the Danish Arts Foundation
2019     Akademirådets Understøttelsesfond
2019     Carl Nielsen og Anne Marie Carl-Nielsens Legat, Talentpris (talent award)
2018     Astrid Noacks Legat
2016     Jens Ejnar og Johanne Larsens Fond til støtte af Unge Bildende Kunstnere
2015     The Jutland Art Academy's Honorary Grant

Public collections
2023     Vejle Art Museum 
2022     Randers Art Museum
2021, 20, 15     Aarhus Municipality
2019, 17, 16, 15     Danish Arts Foundation
2017     Aarhus University Hospital 

Selected publications
2023     From where does the work come, and where is it going? / Hvor kommer værket fra, og hv(...), Art Hub Copenhagen (link)
2022     I am here for pleasure but it is no fun, monographic publication by O-Overgaden (link
2020    TOUCHED - About Danish art in the new millennium, by Maria Kjær Themsen at Strandberg Publishing
2018     More, texted-archive.com, #40, www (link)

Selected press
2022     Review of the exhibition The King and the Jinn by Bodil Skovgaard at Information (link)
2022     Review of the exhibition I am here for pleasure but it is no fun by Bodil Skovgaard at Information (link)
2022     Review of the exhibition I am here for pleasure but it is no fun by Trine Ross at Politiken (link)
2022     Review of the exhibition I am here for pleasure but it is no fun by Torben Sangild at Kunsten.nu (link)
2021     Video portrait by The Round Tower (link)

 

 

* in collaboration with Johanne Lykke as the duo jaja  

 

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