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Karen Kjærgaard
b 1960

ARCHITECT & CURATOR
Curator and Head of Exhibitions at Aarhus School of Architecture (DK) 2012 –
Own practice established 2002 –
1989– 2007 partner in RAUNKJÆRKJÆRGAARDDESIGNOFFICE (RKDO)
Graduated from Aarhus School of Architecture (DK)

ASSIGNMENTS
Co-curator and exhibition architect Danish Design at the House, Sydney Opera House 2013
Curator and Head of Exhibitions at Aarhus School of Architecture, 2012 –
Curator DSKD Kolding School of Design, 2011 – 2013
Co-curator Copenhagen Design Week, DDC, 2011
Curator and Exhibition Architect for Danish Crafts 2005 – 2010
Co-curator it´s a small world, Danish Design Center, 2009, EXPO Shanghai 2010, Brazil 2010
Censor by appointment of the Royal Academy 2008 –
Member of the Academy´s Architect´s Jury 2002-2005, 2005-2008
Member of the Biennale Committee, 2005 – 2007
Co-curator + exhibition architect at the Biennale for Crafts and Design 2004

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
SE, Udstillingen, KADK, Cph, 2014
SE, Designmuseum Denmark, 2013 – 14
At least one minute, Nivågaard, 2013
SE, Thorvaldsens Museum, Cph, 2012
SE, Designmuseum Denmark, Cph, 2011
SE, Cph/Tokyo/London 2010
SE, Glyptoteket, Cph, 2009
FORÅRSUDSTILLINGEN, Charlottenborg, Cph, 2009
SE, Rundetårn, Cph, 2008
FORÅRSUDSTILLINGEN, Charlottenborg, Cph, 2008
SE, Fabrikken for Kunst og Design, Cph, 2007
THE DANISH GIFT, Danish Design Center, Cph, 2007
SE, Frederiksberg Gardens, Cph, 2006
HONEY I´ M HOME, Danish Design Center, Cph, 2006
DANISH – FRAMING THE FUTURE OF DESIGN, Danish Design Center, Cph, 2005
USE IT! – danish design 1905-2005, EXPO JAPAN, 2005
POLSTERGEIST, Scandinavian Furniture Fair, Cph, 2005
DANISH CRAFTS COLLECTION, 2004
SE, Danish Design Center, Cph, 2004
PLANKEN UD II, Kunstindustrimuseet, Cph, 2003

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
myprivategarden, Kunstindustrimuseet, Cph, 2005
myprivategarden, Trapholt, Kolding, 2005
myprivatehomecollection, Trapholt, Kolding, 2003
myprivatehomecollection, Designer´s Saturday, Langenthal, CH, 2002
myprivatehomecollection, Danish Design Center, Cph, 2002

AWARDS
2005 KAY BOJESENS MINDELEGAT
2005 THE DANISH FURNITURE AWARD with RKDO

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