Solo show, Galeria Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca
Curated by Tolo Cañellas Rosselló
Period April 9 - June 4, 2016
Opening on April 9, from 11Am - 1PM

Download: invitation card

ARCO Madrid 2016

AVPD will be represented by Galeria Pelaires (E) at ARCO Madrid 2016. Pelaires will present 5 new works from 2016 by AVPD. Please visit Hall 7, Booth C12.

AVPD is pleased to present the solo show Aperture at GMW / Galerie Møller Witt, Aarhus, DK

Grand opening: August 28, 2015 from 4 - 7 PM
Period: August 28 - October 3, 2015
Address: GMW, Christiansgade18, DK-8000 Aarhus C

Download press release (DK): AVPD_Aperture_press_2015.pdf

Sculpture by the Sea 2015
AVPD participates in the public sculpture biennial “Sculpture by the Sea” along the shoreline of Aarhus, DK

Opening: June 5, 2015
Period: June 5 - July 5, 2015
Address: Tangkrogen / DK-8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

The work is kindly sponsored and supported by:

Fade to Black
KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg is undergoing a major renovation and has lend out a selection of works from their collection to Brandts.The exhibition KUNSTEN visits Brandts includes Fade to Black (2010) by AVPD.

Opening on August 21, 2014
Period: August 22, 2014 - April 26, 2015

Selected Work

GMW presents a selection of works by AVPD, Trine Boesen, Morten Buch, Jesper Christiansen, Asmund Havsteen-Mikkelsen, Peter Martensen, Kehnet Nielsen, Bjørn Poulsen, Marc Räder, Jesper Ramussen og Troels Aagaard.

Opening: November 14, 2014
Period: November 15 - December 23, 2014

The Grass is Always Greener II

Group show presenting artists from Denmark, Austria and Portugal
Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, DK
Period: October 11, 2014 - January 18, 2015
Opening: October 10, 2014 / 5 - 7 pm
Download: Invitation

The Grass is Always Greener

Group show presenting artists from Denmark, Austria and Portugal
Centro de Arte Moderna, Gulbenkian, Lisboa, PT
Opening June 5, 2014
Period: June 5 - September 21, 2014

Beyond Reach
Group show presenting artists duo AVPD, Ben & Sebastian, Margrét Bjarnadóttir & Elín Hansdóttir and Bank & Rau,
Den Frie, Copenhagen, DK
Opening: February 28, 2014
Period: March 1 - April 13, 2014
Opening: February 28, 2014, 5-8pm

Skagen Skipperskole Commission, 2013

In 2011 AVPD was commisioned by The Danish Arts Foundation to create a permanent work for the Danish maritim school Skagen Skipperskole in Skagen, DK. The commisson consist of three works and will be celebrated with an opening reception September 26, 2013.
Opening reception: September 26, 2013
Time: From 2-4pm
Place: Skagen Skipperskole, Kuttervej 13, DK-9990 Skagen, DK

Light Tower (2013)

Time Light (2013)

Gravity Lamp (2013)
Images: Copyright © Adam Mørk 2013

AVPD CirclesTranslucencies / Whiteout
AVPD present their first solo show, Translucencies, in Los Angeles.
The show takes place in the HURRA! POP-UP shop initiated by Sharin Foo (DK) and Camilla Hjerl (DK), both living in Los Angeles. AVPD has also developed the concept design for the HURRA! POP UP called Whiteout.
Private view (invitation only): November 21, 2013 from 6-9pm
Period: November 22 - December 11, 2013

HURRA! POP UP space is located at 1301 Abbot Kinney Blvd. Venice, CA 90291, Los Angeles. The hours are 12-7 seven days a week. For more information, call 310.314.4877, email

Download press release: HURRA_AVPD_PRESS_RELEASE.pdf

AVPD has contributed to the audio work "Zeigen" by Karin Sander (D) in Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, DK.
Opening: November 15, 2013 from 5-7pm
Period: November 16, 2013 - January 26, 2014
Download flyer: 131119_Zeigen.pdf

AVPD takes part in "NewSsshhelterplan", a site specific group exhibition that inaugurates the new non-profit exhibition space New Shelter Plan in Copenhagen, DK.
October 11 - 26, 2013
Opening: October 11, 17:00 - 22:00

AVPD takes part in a group show wtih fellow Danish artists Tove Storch, Troels Sandegaard, Marie Kølbæk Iversen, Lea Porsager and Marie Søndergaard Lolk, Titanikas, Vilnius Academy of Arts, LT
The show is curated by Henrik B. Andersen (DK) His Royal Highness the Crownprins of Denmark will be present at the opening.
Opening: October 8, 2013
Period: October 8 - November 2, 2013

A new performative installation by AVPD.
The work is commisioned by KVADRAT and is presented as part of the event Art and Architecture Day, KVADRAT, Copenhagen showroom, Pakus 48, DK.
Event opening: 29 August, 2013 from 4-11PM
The commisioned work will be presented by Professor Carsten Thau at 6.30 PM in the KVADRAT Showroom.
Period: 29 August - 4 October, 2013

Kvadrat Showroom
Pakhus 48, Frihavnen
Klubiensvej 22, 2150 Nordhavn

Download program : Pakhus48_Art&ArchitectureDay_2013.jpg

To attend the event please use the following link:

Solo show, Galerie MøllerWitt, Aarhus, DK
Opening April 25th, 2013 from 4-6 PM
Period: April 26th - May 26th, 2013

As part of Aarhus Art Weekend Galerie MøllerWiit and AVPD will have a finissage on the exhibition on 25 May, from 1 PM. AVPD will give an introduction to the exhibition at the finissage.
Last day of the exhibition is Sunday 25 May, 2013.

Press release: AVPD_Appearances_pressemeddelelse_2013.pdf

Sympathy For the Invisible
AVPD participate in the group show, including Søren Thilo Funder (DK), Ulrik Heltoft (DK), Marie Kølbæk Iversen (DK) and Jakob Kirkegaard (DK)
Curated by Guillermo Creus and Aukje Lepoutre Ravn
The Gallery at the Ecarta Foundation, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Opening December 6th, 2012
Period: December 7th, 2012 - January 27th, 2013

AVPD participate in a group show at QUAD Gallery together with David Batchelor, Gunda Förster, Tristan Hessing and more.
QUAD Gallery, Derby, UK
Private view: 26 October, 2012, from 6.30 - 9 PM
Exhibition period: 28 October, 2012 - 3 February, 2013

Download flyer: QUAD_Illuminated_flyer_2012.pdf / 396 kb

Glitch, Art & Science, University of Southern Denmark
Glitch, solo show by AVPD as part of the Art & Science exhibition programme at the University of Southern Denmark Odense.
Opening: March 22, 2012 from 3 PM
Period: March 23 - April 28, 2012
Address: Bibliotekets Atriumgård, Syddansk Universitet, Campusvej 55, DK-5000 Odense, DK

Download press release (DK version): AVPD_Glitch_2012_presse.doc
Download press image: AVPD_Glitch_2012.tif / size 8,1 MB

Solo show, das weisse haus, Vienna, A
Opening September 27, 2011
Period September 28 - December 3, 2011
Donwload invitation card: AVPD_Weiss_2011.jpg

The exhibition is kindly supported by:

Solo show, Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo, BR
Opening September 6, 2011 from 7PM
Period September 7 - November 12, 2011

Download invitation card: AVPD_GaleriaLeme_invitation.jpg

Estratégias para Luzes Acidentais
Group show at Luciana Brito Galeria, Sao Paulo, BR
Curated by Eder Chiodetto
Opening July 30, 2011, from 12am to 6pm
Exhibition August 2 – September 3, 2011, from 10am to 7pm

Commission for Free Tank, Temple Quay
AVPD has been short listed by Bristol City Council for a commission for a new permanent work, situated in the Temple Quay area of the City of Bristol, UK.

Roskilde Festival 2011
AVPD creates a new spatial design "Super Cubes" for Social Zone, Roskilde Festival, Roskilde, DK

The project is kindly sponsored by:

Built What Here
- Temporary Architecture at Roskilde Festival
As part of the exhibition Pose Expose Pavilion by AVPD is built on the square in front of DAC - Danish Architecture Center, Copenhagen.
Opening May 6, 2011 from 5 - 9 PM
Period: May 7 – July 17, 2011

Group show, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center
November 20, 2010 - January 30, 2011
Opening November 19, from 5 - 7 PM

Download: Efterbilleder_Pressemeddelelse_DK_2010.pdf
Download: PersistenceOfVision_Pressrelease_UK_2010.pdf
Download: Efterbilleder_flyer_2010.pdf

Solo show
IKON Gallery, Birmingham, UK
September 23 - November 14, 2010
Private view September 21, 6 - 8 PM
Opening September 24, 6 - 8 PM

The work is kindly supported by:

Lugar Algum
Group show, SESC Pinheiros, Sao Paulo, BR
September 18 - November 7, 2010
Opening September 17, 2010

Press release: LugarAlgum_pressrelease_2010.pdf
Press release: LugarAlgum_pressrelease_2010_dansk.pdf
Flyer: Flyer_LugarAlgum_2010.jpg

Persistence of Vision
Group show, FACT, Liverpool, UK
June 18 - August 30, 2010
Opening June 17, 2010
Download press release: PoV_Press_Release.pdf

Roskilde Festival 2010
Roskilde Festival 2010, Roskilde, DK
July 1-4, 2010

The work is kindly supported by:

My Museum (Mit museum)
Group show, Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, DK
April 24 - June 20, 2010
Grand opening April 23, 5 - 10 PM

Percepção (Perception)
Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo
w. Tove Storck (DK) and Natália Stachon (PL)
January 27 - March 13, 2010


Commission for Odense Harbour Bath
AVPD has been commissioned to create a site specific work for the new harbour bath in Odense, Denmark. The bath is designed by Isager Architects (DK) and will be inaugurated in late Spring 2016. Odense Municipality is the developer.

Hallingdal Sekvens Random
AVPD are happy to announce that we have been commissioned by KVADRAT to create a new exclusive upholstery for all seats in the trains for Aarhus Letbane, Aarhus, DK. The trains are the first light rail trains to be implemented in Denmark in 2017.
The train interiors will be presented on June 1st, 2015, in Aarhus, DK
Presentation: from 10.30 - 12.00
Address: Den Rå Hal på Godsbanen / Skovgaardsgade 3, 8000 Aarhus C. / Entrance from the Eastside towards Sonnesgade.

Danish Arts Foundation
AVPD are happy and proud to announce that we have been awarded with af 3 year grand by the Danish Arts Foundation (Statens Kunstfond).

As part of the 50 aniversary of The Danish Arts Foundation, the foundation has released a new book "Stedsans" compiling 25 selected works situated in the public space. The commission "Skagen Skipperskole" (2013) by AVPD is documented in the book.

The book can be downloaded for free as an e-book from the foundations website directly from this link:

Commission for the new Visitor Center Hammershus
AVPD has been commissioned to do a site specific work for the new visitor center for Hammershus Bornholm Denmark. The visitor center is designed byPoul Schülein / Arkitema together with Professor Christoffer Harlang. The commission is created in collaboration with Kvadrat.

Financial Times - how to spend it

A work by AVPD is on the cover of the 24-page Global Property Special, The Firday Edition March 21, 2014.

Download article: UK_210314_HowToSpendIt.pdf


Beyond Reach seminar
In connection to the exhibition "Beyond Reach" at Den Frie Udstillingsbygning in Copenhagen. AVPD will take part in a seminar together with Henrik Oxvig (Director of the Research Institute at The Royal Danish Academy of Architecture).

Date: April 3, 2014
Time: 7pm
Address: Den Frie, Oslo Plads 1, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, DK
Contact: / +45 33 12 28 03
Download invitation: Seminar_BeyondReach_DenFrie.pdf

Beyond Reach catalogue
As part of the exhibition "Beyond Reach" at Den Frie Udstillingsbygning in Copenhagen. a catalogue is now available. The catalogue is available in the front desk of Den Frie Udstillingsbygning.

Beyond Reach - An Exhibition About Space
AVPD, benandsebastian, Bank & Rau, Margrét Bjarnadóttir and Elín Hansdóttir
ISBN: 978-87-997293-0-2
© Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, 2014

Skagen Skipperskole /
AVPD's commission i Skagen, DK, is featured with an article by Ole Bak Jakobsen, on the Danish art blog
Read the article:

GLAS #3/2013
AVPD's commission for Skagen Skipperskole is featured in the new Septemper issue of the Danish glass magazine "GLAS".

Download the magazine: click here

Dokk1/Urban Media Space Aarhus
AVPD is pre-qualified for a major indoor art commission in a new multi cultural building in the harbour of Aarhus, DK. The building is under construction and will be inaugurated November 2014. The winner of the pre-qualification will be announced primo January 2014.

SOILED - No. 4 - Windowscrapers
SOILED is an architectural periodical that makes a mess of the built environment and the politics of space, one issue at a time.

AVPD has contributed to the brand new issue: Windowscrapers.

Windowscrapers probes the three fundamental functions of a pane of glass: transparency, refractivity, and reflectivity. In turn, it indulges prying eyes, projective portals, and mirrored surfaces to explore voyeuristic people-watching, alternate realities, and strategic exposure.

Kunst, Design og Arkitekturprisen 2012

AVPD are honored to announce that we have been awarded with Kunst, Design og Arkitekturprisen 2012 which is a new award instituted by Direktør Einar Hansen og hustru Vera Hansens Fond.

Download press release: KunstDesignOgArkitekturprisen2012.pdfCambridge Comssion: The Marque
AVPD has been shortlisted to propose a public artwork for The Marque residential developement in Cambridge, UK.

Det performative rum (The Performative space)
As part of the opening of Bygningskulturens Hus in Copenhagen, AVPD will participate in a series of talks – "faglig fyraften". With the headline "The Performative Space" the evening will consist of an introduction to the site in a performative and aestehtic perspective in the 20th century by Kristine Samson and AVPD present different works dealing with time, space and the subject.The evening is elaborated by Mette Mechlenborg, Dansk Bygningsarv.

Date and time: 7 March 2013, from 4pm - 6pm, free entrance
Where: Bygningskulturens Hus

Questioning (the significance of) public space
As part of the seminar AVPD will give a lecture at Karrierebar Thursday 26 January 2012, from 14.00 - 15.45.

Dates: 23rd-26th January 2012
Place: The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture, Det Røde Hus.
Invited guests: Carsten Thau (School of Architecture, Copenhagen), Thomas Y. Levin (Princeton University), Adrian Lahoud (The University of Technology, Sydney), Tim Rieniets (ETH), Anna Maria Indrio (CF Møller), AVPD (Artist group, Copenhagen)
The program includes: keynote lectures followed by discussions, smaller workshops with project presentations and text readings, and events in relevant contemporary public spaces in Copenhagen.
The seminar is organized: by PhD students from the School of Architecture at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation.

SP ARTE 2011
AVPD is presented by Galeria Leme at the art fair SP ARTE 2011, São Paulo, SP, Brazil
May 12th - 15th, 2011

Portait of AVPD
Read Paw Grabowski's interview/portrait on

#05 karriere: People – human resource
The latest newspaper of Karriere Bar is now launched. Peter Kirkhoff Eriksen contributes with the article "Karrierebar under observation" in wich AVPD's work "Passage" is under interesting observation.

Download the newspaper: karriere05.pdf / size 10,1 MB

Backstage - temporary architecture
AVPD will deliver a talk as part of the afternoon seminar arranged by DAC - Danish Architecture Center and Backstage / Roskilde Event & Consult.
Thursday, November 25, 2010, from 13.30 to 17.00
Carlsberg, foyeren til Dansehallerne. Pasteursvej 14-24, 1778 KBH V
Remark that the seminar is with limited seats and the price is 100 DKR.

Download: Backstage_programme.pdf
Link to enrolment :

Watch host Barbara Læssøe Stephensen of DR K / Kulturgeist experiencing AVPD's work at Karriere Bar in Copenhagen. Broadcasted on November 4, 2010, 21:25.

Malebog / Painting book
AVPD has contributed to "Malebog", a painting book for kids and adults with drawings by 66 Danish artists.
The book is handled by all Danish booktrades and directly by Danish Red Cross. Part of the profit is handed over to Danish Red Cross.

Malebog / Painting book
Karriere, Copenhagen, DK
Launch party, October 16, 2010, 3 - 6 PM

ArT Aalborg University
AVPD is invited to give a lecture at ArT art academy of Aalborg University on May 5, 2010 from 9-11 AM. The lecture will be held in the auditorium at Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art Aalborg

art INCULTURE issue 1, 2010
Among 29 international artists AVPD is highlighted in the Korean magazine art INCULTURE as "New Decade, Hot Artist 29"

Interview with AVPD in Space Magazine
Interview with AVPD in the Korean webzine "SPACE Magazine" in connection to AVPD's participation in Platform Seoul 2009

Nørreport Architecture Competition
November 3, 2009.
In collaboration with a team conducted by Erik Brandt Dam Arkitekter ApS (DK) AVPD is proud to announce that the team has won a second prize, with honorable mention in the architecutre competition Nørreport.